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As players are going through the 9.2 reveal video, they're spotting some very interesting details not highlighted in the video itself, and a pretty big one is the possible presence of Sylvanas during the Anduin raid encounter! We saw this one mentioned by Ethriel142 on reddit and MrGM on twitter.

We can't be 100% sure that is her, but it seems very likely, as the model is very specific and stands out and, well, it really looks like her! Here are some screengrabs from the video:



We can't say if this is a stretch or not, but if that's not Sylvanas it's a VERY purposeful misdirect, as she's the only one not wearing armor or weapons in that scene, which would make sense if she's a prisoner. On the other hand it also seems that we strike some sort of deal with her, and perhaps she no longer has her Banshee powers? Otherwise she's not much of a prisoner since she can fly away at any time. 

Players have been dreading what happens next with Sylvanas ever since the Sanctum of Domination finale cutscene, and it seems some will really not be pleased. We don't really know if this means a full redemption arc for her quite yet, but she is running around with Jaina and Uther - that is, if it is indeed her. Here's the relevant segment of the video:

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lmao, reskinned Destiny 2 graphics and again - lets remove tier sets and a few expansions later talk about how excited they are to bring them back.

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11 minutes ago, Staff said:

On the other hand it also seems that we strike some sort of deal with her, and perhaps she no longer has her Banshee powers? Otherwise she's not much of a prisoner since she can fly away at any time. 

That power never seemed to be consistent. Sometimes she got caught (or almost caught), but in other instances she would effortlessly fly away. Just as story demanded. Can't say I fancy any idea of striking a deal with her.

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