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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 »

More Gamestop Exclusives?

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According to a Reddit post from an alleged Gamestop employee, it was announced today in a manager’s meeting for Activision games that if you pre-order the new Call of Duty: Advance Warfare when you pick up Destiny, you’ll get an exclusive black & gold shader. The Redditor seems reliable based on his history but says an official announcement won’t happen ... Read More »

The Guardians at the Head of the Dinner Table

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In a Community Spotlight today, DeeJ profiled one of the many new groups springing up now that we’ve actually got to play the game. Dads of Destiny is, surprise, a group of gaming dads looking to play Destiny with other like-minded individuals that have similar schedules and family needs. As a perfect example of players helping players, and making good ... Read More »

The Details of Your Destiny

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Today, in a mid-week news update, Bungie released some amazingly detailed images of Guardians and their weapons, complete with scale measurements. Deej started by making a statement about becoming legend with your Guardian in Destiny: To play Destiny is to create a unique character. You select a class and become legend through combinations of weapons and gear. The game is ... Read More »

Bungie Talks Raiding

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IGN sat down with Bungie’s Luke Smith to talk more about Destiny’s Endgame. Read the entire  article here on IGN. I think Destiny’s endgame begins as soon as you see the way the story ends. As soon as you see the way we wrap up the sort of first piece of the adventure that we’re going to tell because we want to ... Read More »

Community Beta Screenshots

We asked for your personal beta screenshots and many of you delivered. Here are some of our favorites. Thank you to all who submitted! We’ll do more of these once Destiny officially releases in September. Waiting for the Earthrise by Ash Wilton Light at the end of the tunnel by THE RX8 RACER Dusk of the Beta by SFSJ Time to ... Read More »

Rumor: Gameplay Scale Details

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According to a post on the Destiny subreddit, Destiny will have a total of 11 crucible maps, 22 story mission, 6 Strikes, 4 exploration areas, and 1 raid. The missions, strikes and raid will all have multiple difficulty levels.  The information was data mined through the Destiny companion app by Destinydb. Although at this point it is not confirmed whether ... Read More »

New Hellmouth Moon Gameplay

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If you weren’t fortunate enough to play The Dark Beyond story mission today, you can still get your fix by perusing through some awesome gameplay videos. Watch below as guardians take their shrikes though the Hellmouth and explore this previously unseen lunar terrain. Exploring the Hellmouth MoreConsole Datto Read More »

PS4 vs PS3 Graphics Comparison

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Watch these helpful resolution comparison tests made by DigitalFoundry. It’s no surprise that the PS4′s image quality benefits from things like higher-res textures and sharper dynamic lighting effects. View in HD for best results. For Xbox, take a look at this article. The PS4 runs at a resolution of 1080p (1920×1080), while the PS3 runs below 720p (1024×624). Beta Single Player ... Read More »

Beta Now LIVE on Xbox and PlayStation

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Hey guys! The beta is now live for Xbox users (check your email for codes), and is back up and running for PlayStation users. This is a little ahead of schedule, but I don’t think anyone is complaining. Bungie.net announcement. Waiting for a Destiny Beta download code for your Xbox ONE or Xbox 360? Check your email. Now! — Bungie ... Read More »