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  • Behind the Scenes at Bungie

    Behind the Scenes at Bungie

    The Guardian just released an article that covers the behind the scenes aspects of the world’s...

  • Weekly Recap

    Weekly Recap

    Each Sunday we review the items posted that week, and highlight the articles that were particularly ...

  • Auto Rifle Weapon Guide

    Auto Rifle Weapon Guide

    My name is Byf takes a look into Destiny’s weapons. In this weapon guide video he covers Rare,...

  • Minions of the Darkness

    Minions of the Darkness

    As of the Beta, we know that Destiny will feature four enemy species: the Fallen, Hive, Cabal and Ve...

  • Raid Armor & Weapons

    Raid Armor & Weapons

    In the latest weekly update, Luke Smith gave us some insight into raid-specific armor sets and weapo...

Behind the Scenes at Bungie

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The Guardian just released an article that covers the behind the scenes aspects of the world’s most expensive video game.  On the wall are multiple LCD displays showing graphs, maps and streams of data; this small windowless box, hidden away in a cavernous converted multiplex in Washington, is crowded with serious-looking people hunched over keyboards, amid a mass of cables and high-spec ... Read More »

Weekly Recap

Each Sunday we review the items posted that week, and highlight the articles that were particularly popular or important.  Monday Is There a Best Class? Poll: Buying the Expansion Pass? Destiny Action Figures & More Tuesday Grimoire Card Bonuses Destiny Changes from Beta The Reef Bungie on Destiny’s Art Direction Unofficial Windows Phone App Wednesday Xbox Digital Guardian Edition Pre-load PlayStation ... Read More »

Auto Rifle Weapon Guide

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My name is Byf takes a look into Destiny’s weapons. In this weapon guide video he covers Rare, Legendary and Exotic Auto Rifles. He also investigates many of the upgrades that can be made to AR’s, as well as what build’s  this weapon excels in with the classes (Hunter/Titan/Warlock). Whilst there is no best weapon or weapon type in Destiny, there are some strong contenders in the AR category. ... Read More »

Minions of the Darkness

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As of the Beta, we know that Destiny will feature four enemy species: the Fallen, Hive, Cabal and Vex. This article will discuss each enemy in-depth, as well as speculate on a type of enemy that may or may not exist.  Fallen Hive Cabal For more about the Cabal, click here. Vex For more about the Vex, click here. Could the Fallen, Hive, Cabal, or ... Read More »

Raid Armor & Weapons

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In the latest weekly update, Luke Smith gave us some insight into raid-specific armor sets and weapons. Q: What’s kind of loot will I get in the Raid? Each class has an entire set of gear to chase across the two difficulties. And of course, there are Raid weapons. Each of Destiny’s nine weapon archetypes (Auto Rifle, Hand Cannon, Pulse ... Read More »

Future of DestinyNews.net

I’ve received a few similar questions regarding the future of this site, so I’d like to address that in this article and let you all know what you can expect.  The DestinyNews community is filled with like-minded players who truly enjoy Destiny. We strive to deliver a friendly social environment for our members, no-matter what their game of choice is. We’re much ... Read More »

Weekly Update 8.29.14

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This article is also located at Bungie.net  This week at Bungie, we saw a little more of Destiny escape into the wild. The game we’re launching in just over a week (let that sink in for a moment) is usually a thing that’s isolated to dev kits or videos bound to the Internet. We’re getting ready to see our baby ... Read More »

Destiny @ PAX – UPDATED

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As we reported on the 15th, Bungie will have a panel at PAX on the 31st - “So our game is called Destiny. Now what?” Design Lead Luke Smith will be moderating a conversation about boosting Destiny into orbit, and keeping it there for the months and years that follow. Technical Art Director Ryan Ellis will provide a look back at ... Read More »

PlayStation Exclusive Content Video

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Check out this extended look at the Destiny content coming exclusively to PlayStation systems when the game launches. Remember: these are timed exclusives until at least Fall 2015. In other news, IGN just released a short interview with Jonty Barnes that let’s us know what to expect after launch. Read More »

Xbox Digital Guardian Edition Pre-load

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The Xbox One version of the Destiny Digitial Guardian Edition has been added to the Xbox store. A full breakdown can be found in this announcement at news.xbox.com Once purchase is complete, download this game by selecting the “Manage” button on the product details page on your console. Upgrade to the Destiny Digital Guardian Edition to receive a digital download copy ... Read More »