With this new artifact coming out at 320 for the hunter I believe bungie may be hinting at the beast we all miss. Anyways have you guys ever wondered why they needed to nerf gjallahorn if it's not a year 2 weapon? It can't even compete as of now with the year 2 heaves because of their damage. I have a feeling once we complete all these challenge bosses in the raid we will get a tough quest for the epic gjallahorn.
Or it's just filling in where the lore states Gjallarhorn comes from, and that's from the armour of those slain on the battlefield.
Gjallarhorn: Crafted by Feizel Crux as a gift to the Guardians who fought the Battle of the Twilight Gap. Forged from the Armor of the thousands who fell