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  • Ultra HD Images

    Ultra HD Images

    Destiny has gone gold, and soon, our lives as we know it will change forever. From the Activison Pre...

  • Weekly Update 8.22.14

    Weekly Update 8.22.14

    This article can also be found at Bungie.net  This week at Bungie, we entered the home stretch. Have...

  • Launch Trailer Analysis

    Launch Trailer Analysis

    My name is Byf has another breakdown, this time on the official launch gameplay trailer that was rec...

  • Subclass & Locking-In FAQ

    Subclass & Locking-In FAQ

    DattoDoesDestiny goes over how subclasses, the lock in (amplify) mechanic, and the fabled ‘thi...

  • White PS4 Bundle Unboxed

    White PS4 Bundle Unboxed

    Both Destiny and the white PS4 arrive on September the 9th – and PlayStation Access gives us a...

Ultra HD Images

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Destiny has gone gold, and soon, our lives as we know it will change forever. From the Activison Press Center, we’ve got dozens of ultra HD screenshots and renders from Gamescom. The resolution and quality of these images are insane… I’ve created a gallery with most of the images, click here to check them out and feel free to download them. Read More »

Weekly Update 8.22.14

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This article can also be found at Bungie.net  This week at Bungie, we entered the home stretch. Have we said that before? Feels like it. The development of Destiny has been a race with many milestones. All along the way, there was always a feeling that this team was sprinting from one finish line to the next. Another new build. ... Read More »

Launch Trailer Analysis

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My name is Byf has another breakdown, this time on the official launch gameplay trailer that was recently released. He covers details concerning the Vex and the Darkness, a selection of weapons and even some Exotic armor. If you missed it, check out his Venus Trailer Breakdown as well. Read More »

Subclass & Locking-In FAQ

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DattoDoesDestiny goes over how subclasses, the lock in (amplify) mechanic, and the fabled ‘third subclass’ slot works. “Destiny will launch with two focuses per class for a total of six, but you’ll have to play through your Guardian’s progression to unlock them all.” It’s assumed that the third slot is where your locked subclass will go. “Destiny allows you to freely ... Read More »

White PS4 Bundle Unboxed

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Both Destiny and the white PS4 arrive on September the 9th – and PlayStation Access gives us an exclusive look inside the box! In addition, MoreConsole has a video about what we need to know about PlayStation’s timed exclusive content. Read More »

Why Raid’s Aren’t for Everyone

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Destiny’s raids aren’t for everyone, and VG247 has an article that accurately outlines the reasons why, and expands on the intentional decisions by Bungie to make them less accessible.  By limiting raids to the super hardcore, Bungie’s not limiting its audience. It’s just one manifestation of how it’s opening the audience for gaming up. Despite their incredible reach, online multiplayer ... Read More »

Dragon Slayer

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In the recent gameplay trailer, after the narrator says that “there are enemies out here you would not believe,” we got to see a new (killable?) monster. We’ve seen something that looks similar to this in the Beta, in the Shores of Time map on Venus. Could either of these be the “champion” that the Dragon Slayer achievement alludes to? If you’re skeptical, you better be ... Read More »

Bungie on Raids, Changes, & More

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Eurogamer had the pleasure of speaking to Bungie’s director of production Jonty Barnes and lead concept artist Jesse van Dijk, and they had a lot of good answers. It’s an amazing interview! What was the most useful feedback you got from the beta? Jonty Barnes: Let’s start with the most important thing, which is, it was a test. Having all of ... Read More »

How Destiny DLC and Exclusives Work Cross-gen

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Gamescom brought a substantial amount of new info about Destiny, including new trailers and interviews. Still, with the all of the new boundaries that Destiny is pushing, Bungie has many questions left to answer. One of the subjects they have been talking more about are their earliest expansions, which are already available for pre-order and bundled with some editions of ... Read More »