The Division 2 guide: the ultimate guide for everything you need to know

There's a lot learn in The Division 2 so our constantly updated guide will help you through the most important bits. Having trouble with Division 2 mods? Not sure where those Hyena keys are? We've got it all and cover broad level stuff like how to level up fast or unlock the Dark Zone, through to end game level cap stuff like The Division 2 masks and more.

So if there's anything you need to know read on and let our The Division 2 guide tips help you save Washington. 

The Division 2 review

The Division 2 review

Because it's such a big game we're doing a Division 2 review in progress that we'll update as we play. There's a lot to get to grips with in The Division 2 over 30 levels and a strong endgame offering so there's no point rushing to slap a number on things. The good news so far is that we're really enjoying it: strong gunplay, great missions, amazing locations and a strong sense of fun joining it all together. 

The Division 2 tips

The Division 2 tips 

If you're after a good solid foundation to start you off then our The Division 2 tips will get you off to a good start. It covers everything from the best gear and guns to use, skills, combat and the Dark Zone. If you're just getting started then this should give you a broad overview of everything to help you hit the ground running. 

The best Division 2 skills

The best Division 2 skills 

Confusingly skills are gadgets in The Division 2. But despite the weird naming learning the best Division 2 skills is vital. Do you pick the machine gun drone or the swarm of killer robot bees (seriously, it's a thing). What about grenade launcher that fires clouds of flammable gas? There's a lot of different way to take out the enemies here and picking the best Division 2 skills will totally shape how you play. 

The best Division 2 perks

The best Division 2 perks

Continuing The Division 2's weird naming the best Division 2 perks are mainly things like inventory upgrades, weapon attachments and so on. But, like skills, the right ones make all the difference. Choose wisely and you can massively increase the XP you can earn, the damage you can take and so on. 

The Division 2 mods

The Division 2 mods 

The Division 2 mods are the key to powering up your character. Beyond just levelling up these boost your weapons, skills, gear and more. Knowing what they do and how they can affect your character build is vital once you start near the endgame. 

How to get Dark Zone keys in The Division 2

How to get Dark Zone keys in The Division 2

The dark Zone is where The Division 2 gets serious: a ruthless PvP area where players fight each other to take and steal the best gear in the game. That is if you can get out alive to enjoy it. However, it'll be a short fruitless trip if you can't work out how to get Dark Zone keys in The Division 2.

The Division 2 crafting guide

The Division 2 crafting guide

Learning how to craft in The Division 2 can net you some great gear as you play. But it's the endgame where a The Division 2 crafting guide becomes really important - it's the only way to keep progressing your character once you reach the 30 level cap. Learn how to craft and build a better agent with our Division 2 crafting guide.

The Division 2 Hyena key locations

The Division 2 Hyena key locations

The Division 2 Hyena Keys crate

Chances are you'll discover a Hyena crate before long in The Division 2 and start to wonder about The Division 2 Hyena key locations. Without them, or any of the Outcast or True Sons keys, you won't be opening any of the faction crates you can find in the world, so use our guide and make sure you don't miss out.

How to unlock the Dark Zone in The Division 2

How to unlock the Dark Zone in The Division 2

If you were hoping to get stuck straight into the Dar Zone in The Division 2 then you have a few hoops to jump through. Fortunately we cover how to unlock the Dark Zone in The Division 2 here so just follow our guide and you'll be betraying your friends to steal their knee pads in now time. 

The Division 2 Dark Zone guide

The Division 2 Dark Zone guide

If you're really after some high tier loot or a stern challenge then you'll need our The  Division 2 Dark Zone guide. It's the game's unique PvP area where you can team up with or fight other players to get loot and extract it to use int he main game. It's not easy but the risk is worth it. Especially if you go rogue and survive. 

How to level up fast in The Division 2

How to level up fast in The Division 2

There's a focus on reaching the endgame in The Division 2 so how to level up fast in The Division 2 is something you need to know. This guide will help max out your XP gains and make sure your agent reaches the top as soon as possible. 

The Division 2 masks

The Division 2 masks

The Division 2 masks

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If you're after a serious challenge and some major bragging rights then you need to track down The Division 2 masks. These are endgame objectives for when you reach the level 30 cap that involves some tricky puzzles that will summon some of the most difficult enemies in the game. Defeat them and you can claim their mask to wear. 

The Division 2 Ivory Keys

The Division 2 Ivory Keys

If you've spent any time in the Whitehouse you've probably notice that omninous box you can't open. If you want to get inside you're going to need to find some  Division 2 ivory keys to open and get at the rewards inside. 

The Division 2 Specializations

The Division 2 Specializations 

Once you reach the endgame there's a whole new world to discover in The Division 2. Most importantly The Division 2 specializations unlock letting you chose a class like discipline to level up as you unlock even more powerful perks and gear. 

The Division 2 dyes

The Division 2 dyes

If you are going to save civilisation you better look good while you're doing it. That's where The Division 2 dyes come in. These cosmetic loot items can be found around the world and let you colour up your gear, your character and your life. Check out our guide on where to find them.