News items tagged with destiny

Destiny Guide: How to Complete Vosik Challenge Mode

Destiny Guide: How to Complete Vosik Challenge Mode

The first of Wrath of the Machine’s Challenge modes featuring Vosik will test fireteams in a way they likely have not practiced before, but will not be too hard by following this guide.

By Weston Albert on 20 April 2017
Destiny Bringing Back Old Weapons

Destiny Bringing Back Old Weapons

Destiny’s Age of Triumph live event will give players a chance to earn Year 2 versions of Trials of Osiris, Iron Banner, and the Crucible weapons from new bounties.

By Weston Albert on 18 March 2017
Destiny's Exotic Vendor: What is Xur Selling?

Destiny's Exotic Vendor: What is Xur Selling?

It’s the weekend, which means that Destiny players are searching the Tower for the exotic vendor Xur once again. For the week of Marc...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 March 2017
Destiny's Age of Triumph Will Reduce PvP Playlists

Destiny's Age of Triumph Will Reduce PvP Playlists

Longtime Destiny fans, say goodbye to the Classic playlists in the Crucible menu. According to a designer at Bungie, come Age of Triu...

By Weston Albert on 16 March 2017
Destiny Switching Up Weekly Activities This Month

Destiny Switching Up Weekly Activities This Month

In the second reveal stream for Destiny’s upcoming live event, Age of Triumph, developer Bungie showed how the weekly playlists are g...

By Weston Albert on 16 March 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: New Activities For March 14, 2017

Destiny Weekly Reset: New Activities For March 14, 2017

Many burning questions were answered last week as Bungie finally pulled the curtains back on its last major update, Age of Triumph. I...

By Derek Nichols on 14 March 2017
Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

Destiny Players Glitch Through Vault of Glass

A YouTuber has released a new video showing how Destiny players can glitch their way through the walls of the Vault of Glass raid and...

By Boston Blake on 14 March 2017
Destiny: Xur Location and Items

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

This week, Destiny players can find their favorite exotic weapon and armor vendor Xur in The Reef. The Agent of the Nine doesn’t alwa...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 March 2017
Destiny Nightfalls Will Change in Next Live Event

Destiny Nightfalls Will Change in Next Live Event

Destiny‘s next live event, Age of Triumph, will bring a change to the game’s weekly Nightfall Strikes. While exactly what that change...

By Weston Albert on 09 March 2017
Destiny Won't Be Getting Any More Vault Space

Destiny Won't Be Getting Any More Vault Space

Destiny collectors may need to make some tough choices about what gear they want to keep and dismantle, as Bungie has confirmed that...

By Weston Albert on 09 March 2017
Destiny Fans Rally After Fellow Fan's Passing

Destiny Fans Rally After Fellow Fan's Passing

Destiny fans have rallied around a fellow fan who lost his battle with cancer after hearing his story about how before he died he was...

By Weston Albert on 09 March 2017
Destiny Brings Back Elemental Primaries, Vex Mythoclast

Destiny Brings Back Elemental Primaries, Vex Mythoclast

Despite saying that Destiny‘s elemental primaries were a thing of the past, they are making a return to Destiny as part of the game’s...

By Weston Albert on 08 March 2017
Destiny's Old Raids Returning with New Challenge Modes

Destiny's Old Raids Returning with New Challenge Modes

All roads pointed towards Destiny bringing back old raids to Year 3, and that has been confirmed by the game’s developer Bungie in a...

By Weston Albert on 08 March 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New This Week For March 7, 2017

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New This Week For March 7, 2017

After The Dawning seasonal event wrapped up early in January, many fans were wondering what else was left for Destiny. With a less th...

By Derek Nichols on 07 March 2017
Destiny Age of Triumph Adds ‘Biggest Record Book Yet’

Destiny Age of Triumph Adds ‘Biggest Record Book Yet’

Destiny has one more live event to debut, and from the latest reveal teaser it appears Age of Triumph may provide fans with a lot of...

By Weston Albert on 06 March 2017
Destiny Bringing Back Old Raids More Likely Than Ever

Destiny Bringing Back Old Raids More Likely Than Ever

UPDATE: Bungie has released a new teaser trailer for the Age of Triumph event that features the Vault of Glass raid. It has been a popular fan request since Destiny‘s Year 2: “Bungie, please bring ba...

By Weston Albert on 06 March 2017
Destiny's Full Reset Means Destiny 2 is Coming to PC?

Destiny's Full Reset Means Destiny 2 is Coming to PC?

While most Destiny fans were not expecting Bungie to reveal anything about Destiny 2 during today’s content update tease, the develop...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 March 2017
Destiny's Future Plans To Be Revealed Tomorrow

Destiny's Future Plans To Be Revealed Tomorrow

Destiny‘s developer, Bungie, has promised to shed more light on the next steps for Destiny tomorrow. While it’s not clear how far int...

By Weston Albert on 03 March 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 28, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 28, 2016

As players have already seen over the past couple of weeks, the recent balance patch has had a big impact on weapon load outs in the...

By Derek Nichols on 28 February 2017
Destiny Will Nerf Sidearms, Skorri Artifact

Destiny Will Nerf Sidearms, Skorri Artifact

Although Bungie’s latest PvP update has done a lot to change the meta in Destiny’s Crucible, the developer admits there are still places it can improve. This week, Bungie outlined even more...

By Anthony Taormina on 24 February 2017
Destiny's New Most Popular Trials of Osiris Weapons

Destiny's New Most Popular Trials of Osiris Weapons

The first week of Trials of Osiris after Destiny‘s latest weapon rebalance patch leads to a new group of popular weapons used in the competitive playlist. This past weekend was Destiny’s fi...

By Weston Albert on 22 February 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 21, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 21, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset, and here is everything that Guardians needs to know for February 21, 2017. The past...

By Derek Nichols on 21 February 2017
Destiny 2 Rumor Gains Traction After Mega Bloks Reveal

Destiny 2 Rumor Gains Traction After Mega Bloks Reveal

Toy company Mega Bloks unveils an image of its upcoming Destiny Mega Construx set, adding fuel to the fire that suggests Destiny 2 is on its way soon. Recently churning in the rumor mill is...

By AJ Caulfield on 20 February 2017
Destiny: Gjallarhorn Replica Coming from MacFarlane

Destiny: Gjallarhorn Replica Coming from MacFarlane

MacFarlane Toys unveils a life-sized replica of the Iron Gjallarhorn from Destiny, perfect for cosplayers and collectors, which will come out later this year. Bungie and MacFarlane Toys rec...

By Weston Albert on 19 February 2017
Destiny's Health Regen Perks Will Be Updated

Destiny's Health Regen Perks Will Be Updated

Bungie has plans to roll back some of the unintended changes made to Health Regen perks in the latest Destiny patch, while making further tweaks to others. Destiny‘s latest patch, HotFix 2....

By Weston Albert on 19 February 2017
The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

The 8 Biggest Video Game Comebacks Ever

While most games inevitably lose players and die off, some rebound and recapture strong player bases and interest. Here’s Game Rant’s...

By Boston Blake on 19 February 2017
Destiny Figures Revealed By McFarlane Toys

Destiny Figures Revealed By McFarlane Toys

Video game developer Bungie and toy manufacturer McFarlane Toys team up to release a line of brand new action figures for Destiny‘s different Guardian classes. Without a doubt, McFarlane To...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2017
Destiny Patch Unintentionally Changes Perks Gamewide

Destiny Patch Unintentionally Changes Perks Gamewide

The latest Destiny weapon balance patch unintentionally changes how health regeneration perks work across the game instead of only affecting the targeted Bladedancer class. Destiny players...

By Weston Albert on 14 February 2017
Destiny's New Weapon Balance Patch is Live

Destiny's New Weapon Balance Patch is Live

Destiny’s new balancing patch makes changes to Special Ammo, weapons, and classes, and unintentionally changes how Health Regen perks work across the game. The latest Destiny patch, number...

By Weston Albert on 14 February 2017
Unreleased Destiny Concept Art Revealed by Bungie

Unreleased Destiny Concept Art Revealed by Bungie

Bungie shows off a large collection of Destiny concept art from very early explorations of the game’s characters, races, classes, enemies, and worlds. Destiny is in what its fans and develo...

By Weston Albert on 13 February 2017
Activision Denies Stock Punishment for Destiny 2

Activision Denies Stock Punishment for Destiny 2

Publisher Activision denies claims that it will be rewarded Bungie stock if the developer does not deliver Destiny 2 in time for its 2017 release date. Earlier this week, Activision gave fa...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 February 2017
Destiny 2 Has a 'Cinematic Story' and 'Memorable Cast'

Destiny 2 Has a 'Cinematic Story' and 'Memorable Cast'

Activision says that Destiny 2 will deliver when it comes to story, saying that the game’s developer is focusing on creating a memorable cast of characters. During Activision-Blizzard’s lat...

By Weston Albert on 10 February 2017
Report: Why Destiny 2 Won't Be Delayed to 2018

Report: Why Destiny 2 Won't Be Delayed to 2018

[UPDATE: Activision has denied the earlier report from Kotaku, saying that “There is no scenario where Activision, or any other partner we work with, is awarded Bungie stock.”] Activision c...

By Weston Albert on 10 February 2017
Destiny 2 to Expand 'Global Reach' of the Brand

Destiny 2 to Expand 'Global Reach' of the Brand

Activision Blizzard declares intentions to have Bungie’s forthcoming science fiction shooter, Destiny 2, “broaden the franchise’s global reach” with the game’s release. It’s no secret at th...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 February 2017
Report: Destiny 2 is Titled Forge of Hope

Report: Destiny 2 is Titled Forge of Hope

According to an anonymous leaker on Reddit, the follow-up to Destiny will use an all-new engine, and is set to launch on PC as well as current-gen consoles. [UPDATE: Bungie marketing direct...

By Brad Jones on 09 February 2017
Destiny Patch Will Nerf Shotguns, Change Special Ammo

Destiny Patch Will Nerf Shotguns, Change Special Ammo

Bungie previews the majority of changes coming to Destiny‘s weapons and subclasses in the game’s next patch, which will rebalance a number of top-tier PvP weapons. Destiny‘s PvP meta has se...

By Weston Albert on 09 February 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 7, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For February 7, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset, and here is everything that guardians needs to know for February 7, 2017. Another we...

By Derek Nichols on 08 February 2017
Next Destiny Patch and Preview Livestream Dated

Next Destiny Patch and Preview Livestream Dated

Destiny‘s next patch, which will rebalance weapons and subclasses for PvP, is set to deploy in a few weeks with a livestream previewing the changes coming before. Destiny’s developer, Bung...

By Weston Albert on 03 February 2017
Destiny Developer Trademarks 'DestinyCon'

Destiny Developer Trademarks 'DestinyCon'

Destiny‘s developer, Bungie, registers a trademark for the term DestinyCon, making some believe that a Bungie and Activision-sponsored convention could be coming in the future. Conventions...

By Weston Albert on 01 February 2017
Is This Mega Bloks Set Based On a Scene From Destiny 2?

Is This Mega Bloks Set Based On a Scene From Destiny 2?

Information about an upcoming Mega Bloks set could be hinting at a future story event in Destiny 2 featuring an invasion of the Last City’s Tower by the Cabal. Any concrete news or leaks of...

By Weston Albert on 01 February 2017
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For January 31, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For January 31, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset, and here is everything that guardians needs to know for January 31, 2017. After a ve...

By Derek Nichols on 31 January 2017
Destiny's Crimson Days Event Will Not Return This Year

Destiny's Crimson Days Event Will Not Return This Year

Bungie announces that Destiny‘s Valentine’s Day themed live event, Crimson Days, will not be returning in Year 3, as the developer focuses on future content. Around this time last year, Des...

By Weston Albert on 20 January 2017
Destiny's Next Update Will Address Weapon Balance

Destiny's Next Update Will Address Weapon Balance

Destiny‘s developer Bungie promises that it is hard at work on a sandbox update that will rebalance weapons in the game, but did not reveal when it will release. It has been four months si...

By Weston Albert on 20 January 2017
Destiny Player Solos Aksis at Old Level Cap

Destiny Player Solos Aksis at Old Level Cap

A Destiny fan lowers his Light level down to the old 385 cap to test the idea that soloing Aksis at that level is impossible, proving it doesn’t take 400 Light to conquer the raid boss. Des...

By Weston Albert on 18 January 2017
Destiny Guide: When to Equip High-Caliber Rounds

Destiny Guide: When to Equip High-Caliber Rounds

Destiny‘s High-Caliber Round perk has more to it than meets the eye, being highly effective on some weapons while being practically useless on others. If there’s one weapon perk in Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 13 January 2017
Destiny's Iron Banner Clash Returns for January

Destiny's Iron Banner Clash Returns for January

January’s Iron Banner PvP playlist is returning January 17th as Clash and brings with it the Iron Banner sidearm, rocket launcher, gauntlets, and chest armor. Destiny’s Iron Banner has been...

By Weston Albert on 13 January 2017
New Destiny Art of an Unreleased Exotic Weapon

New Destiny Art of an Unreleased Exotic Weapon

Destiny fans get a new, better glimpse at Dubious Volley, an exotic rocket launcher that was cut from Destiny and has never made its way back into the game. There’s no question that during...

By Weston Albert on 09 January 2017
Report: Older Destiny Digital Codes No Longer Working

Report: Older Destiny Digital Codes No Longer Working

Players are reporting that older digital codes for the original version of Destiny are no longer working on console stores, despite the codes not being expired. Destiny has gone through num...

By Weston Albert on 08 January 2017
Destiny's Weapons Referenced in New Netflix Show

Destiny's Weapons Referenced in New Netflix Show

The new Netflix sci-fi series Travelers dropped a reference to Bungie’s Destiny in its eighth episode, mentioning the names of the game’s exotic weapons. Travelers, a Netflix and Showcase c...

By AJ Caulfield on 06 January 2017
Destiny Fan Creates LEGO Fallen Walker Level

Destiny Fan Creates LEGO Fallen Walker Level

One dedicated Destiny fan uses LEGO building blocks to recreate the in-game level of The Divide, complete with Guardians, Fallen enemies, and a Fallen Walker. It’s no secret that the Destin...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 January 2017
Destiny Guide: Traveler's Walk Dead Ghost Location

Destiny Guide: Traveler's Walk Dead Ghost Location

With Destiny’s December event, The Dawning, now over, a new dead ghost appears in the recently opened Traveler’s Walk area of the Tower. Here’s where to find it. Throughout its successful g...

By Derek Nichols on 04 January 2017
Destiny: How to Play Sparrow Racing in Private Matches

Destiny: How to Play Sparrow Racing in Private Matches

Find out how Destiny fans can still race Sparrows to their hearts’ content, now available in private matches after the latest live event and Sparrow Racing League has ended. As of January 3...

By Weston Albert on 04 January 2017
What Destiny Would Look Like at 60 FPS

What Destiny Would Look Like at 60 FPS

A video surfaces online that shows what Bungie’s popular shooter Destiny would look like if it had 60 frames per second instead of the 30 FPS it currently uses. Destiny is a wildly popular...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2017
Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Raid Weapon Concepts

Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Raid Weapon Concepts

With Destiny fans’ ongoing desire for old raids to come back to the game, one fan theorizes how refreshed raid weapons could work in the current state of the game. After Destiny‘s current l...

By Weston Albert on 01 January 2017
Destiny Guide: Finish The Dawning's Hardest Quests

Destiny Guide: Finish The Dawning's Hardest Quests

With just days left before Destiny‘s December live event, The Dawning, goes away, follow these easy steps to wrap up the toughest quests and record book tasks. The Dawning is Destiny‘s late...

By Weston Albert on 31 December 2016
Destiny Strike Boss Recreated in Halo 5 Forge

Destiny Strike Boss Recreated in Halo 5 Forge

An inventive fan creates a working Vex boss and common unit from Destiny within Halo 5: Guardian’s Forge mode, utilizing recently added upgrades to the mode. Destiny is no stranger to impre...

By Weston Albert on 30 December 2016
Destiny 2 Job Post Hints at Small Scale Story Content

Destiny 2 Job Post Hints at Small Scale Story Content

Bungie launches a number of narrative-focused job listings on its website, with some suggesting that smaller scale story content could be expected throughout the life of Destiny 2. When it...

By Rob Gordon on 28 December 2016
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For December 27, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For December 27, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset, and here is everything that one needs to know for December 27. Not only is it the la...

By Derek Nichols on 27 December 2016
Destiny Player Gets 'Working' Gjallarhorn for Christmas

Destiny Player Gets 'Working' Gjallarhorn for Christmas

One lucky Destiny fan gets a unique Christmas present from his wife: a working replica of the iconic Gjallarhorn exotic rocket launcher that comes complete with sound effects. For the relea...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 December 2016
Destiny Players Find Strange Fortunes in Dawning Gifts

Destiny Players Find Strange Fortunes in Dawning Gifts

Even though the developer is technically on holiday break, Bungie sneaks in a new Easter Egg for players to find while opening the daily gifts in Destiny. While 2016 represented another gre...

By Derek Nichols on 27 December 2016
Destiny Posts Impressive Stats on The Dawning Event

Destiny Posts Impressive Stats on The Dawning Event

Destiny developer Bungie releases statistics and figures about Destiny‘s latest live event, The Dawning, and what players have been able to accomplish so far. Destiny‘s current live event,...

By Weston Albert on 24 December 2016
Destiny Funko Pop Figures Coming Next Year

Destiny Funko Pop Figures Coming Next Year

The vinyl toy company Funko Pop officially announces its intentions to partner with Bungie for the release of a line of Destiny figures sometime next year. It’s no secret that a large porti...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 December 2016
Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

The Xbox Countdown Sale begins, with discounts on the year’s biggest titles including Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and more.

By Boston Blake on 23 December 2016
Destiny Players Raise $15,000 for Charity

Destiny Players Raise $15,000 for Charity

Destiny fans faced off in the game’s Sparrow Racing League, creating a tournament between streamers that netted more than $15,000 for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Over the weekend a group...

By Weston Albert on 20 December 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get the Poison Apple Sparrow

Destiny Guide: How to Get the Poison Apple Sparrow

Check out this guide to see how to complete Destiny‘s new exclusive Sparrow Racing League Quest before it’s gone, and get the new Sparrow The Poison Apple. There is a new quest in Destiny t...

By Weston Albert on 18 December 2016
Destiny Guide: Get Nova Mortis and Abbadon Exotics

Destiny Guide: Get Nova Mortis and Abbadon Exotics

Find out how to add two new exotics to your arsenal with this guide to completing The Dawning quests for the Nova Mortis and Abbadon heavy machine guns. Destiny‘s current December live even...

By Weston Albert on 18 December 2016
Destiny: How to Get Rainbow Medals Easy

Destiny: How to Get Rainbow Medals Easy

Alongside the return of Sparrow Racing, Destiny’s holiday Dawning event also introduced Strike Scoring, a new way for players to experience Strike playlists. As the name implies, Strike Sco...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 December 2016
Destiny: The Collection Is Only $25 Today

Destiny: The Collection Is Only $25 Today

As part of Amazon’s Deal of the Day promotion, Destiny: The Collection, which includes the base game and every expansion, sells for only $25 for the rest of the day. Since it released back...

By Derek Nichols on 15 December 2016
Next Destiny Balance Patch Won't Just Nerf Shotguns

Next Destiny Balance Patch Won't Just Nerf Shotguns

Destiny co-community manager, Chris “Cosmo” Shannon reveals new developer insight into how the team is approaching weapon balancing issues such as shotguns. After launching two years ago a...

By Derek Nichols on 14 December 2016
Are Destiny Items Hinting at New Content Coming Soon?

Are Destiny Items Hinting at New Content Coming Soon?

Destiny fans discover more than 80 “Classified” items in the game’s database, which is leading some to believe that a new live event or content drop could be coming in the near future. Des...

By Weston Albert on 14 December 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get The Dawning's New Armor Sets

Destiny Guide: How to Get The Dawning's New Armor Sets

Destiny’s December event, The Dawning, brings with it a ton of new armor to collect. Here’s where to find each set, and how to get them before the event ends. In addition to new exotic weap...

By Weston Albert on 14 December 2016
How to Unlock Destiny's New Lysander's Cry Sparrow

How to Unlock Destiny's New Lysander's Cry Sparrow

Follow this guide to locate a hidden Dead Ghost that will unlock a legendary Sparrow as part of Destiny‘s The Dawning event and Sparrow Racing League. Destiny‘s December live event, The Daw...

By Weston Albert on 14 December 2016
The Changes to Destiny Worth Knowing After Latest Patch

The Changes to Destiny Worth Knowing After Latest Patch

Destiny‘s latest Update 2.5.0 makes many changes across the game in both PvE and PvP, changing economies, adding vendors and items, and fixing some bugs. Alongside Destiny’s new live event...

By Weston Albert on 14 December 2016
Destiny Raid Team Beats Aksis Without Slamming His Back

Destiny Raid Team Beats Aksis Without Slamming His Back

One Destiny team is able to beat Aksis in the Wrath of the Machine raid by ignoring most of the key mechanics of the boss fight and not slamming his back. While most of the Destiny fan base...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 December 2016
Will Destiny Soon Automatically Dismantle Green Items?

Will Destiny Soon Automatically Dismantle Green Items?

Destiny is likely to get a feature in its next update that will allow players to set any Uncommon item they pick up to be automatically dismantled into materials. Destiny will be getting i...

By Weston Albert on 06 December 2016
Destiny: How to Get the Year 3 Icebreaker Next Week

Destiny: How to Get the Year 3 Icebreaker Next Week

After revealing the return of Icebreaker in a trailer for The Dawning, a new video reveals how Destiny: Rise of Iron fans can finally get their hands on one next week. As expected, Bungie r...

By Derek Nichols on 05 December 2016
Destiny: The Dawning Event

Destiny: The Dawning Event

Destiny‘s holiday event is called ‘The Dawning’ and in addition to the return of Sparrow Racing League, Bungie is adding strike scoring, new gear, and more. When Destiny developer Bungie f...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 December 2016
Bungie Teases New Destiny Content Reveals

Bungie Teases New Destiny Content Reveals

Bungie says the addition of new content in Destiny is about to ‘speed up again,’ giving fans hope that they’ll have more to play ahead of an official sequel. Many Destiny fans are starting...

By Weston Albert on 27 November 2016
Destiny Fan Trailer is Awesomely Nostalgic

Destiny Fan Trailer is Awesomely Nostalgic

A Destiny fan cuts together footage from trailers and cutscenes from the game’s history to create an amazing look back at the sci-fi shooter and the journey of longtime players. The Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 25 November 2016
Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For November 15, 2016

Destiny Weekly Reset: What's New For November 15, 2016

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset and here is everything that you’ll need to know for Nov 22. It’s been an interesting...

By Derek Nichols on 22 November 2016
Destiny Guide: Get the Old Iron Banner Armor You Want

Destiny Guide: Get the Old Iron Banner Armor You Want

Beat RNG and up your chances of getting the classic Iron Banner armor you’re looking for using this method of manipulating the Dusty engram decryption process. When Destiny: Rise of Iron la...

By Weston Albert on 20 November 2016
Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Bungie drops the hammer on players suspected of repeatedly cheating in Destiny, issuing bans for entire consoles instead of just the player’s online account. Some of today’s most beloved vi...

By Jason Gallagher on 19 November 2016
Destiny Matchmaking Details Released

Destiny Matchmaking Details Released

After a barrage of negative comments from fans, Destiny‘s developer, Bungie, releases full details about how the game matches players...

By Weston Albert on 18 November 2016
Rumor Patrol: Destiny 2 Confirmed for PC

Rumor Patrol: Destiny 2 Confirmed for PC

The same source that first reported the rumor that the Destiny sequel coming in 2017 could possibly be coming to PC says today “I can confirm it will be on PC.” Jason Schreier of Kotaku has...

By Weston Albert on 17 November 2016
Destiny Devs Reveals Scrapped Raid Easter Egg

Destiny Devs Reveals Scrapped Raid Easter Egg

Today’s Bungie ‘Ride Along’ reveals that the Siege Machine boss fight in the Wrath of the Machine raid almost had an awesome Mad Max reference for Destiny fans to enjoy. Earlier today a few...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 November 2016
Ghost in the Shell Trailer Remade in Destiny

Ghost in the Shell Trailer Remade in Destiny

A fan edits together footage from Destiny over the audio track from the latest trailer for Ghost in the Shell, the live action version of the classic anime. This isn’t the first time Destin...

By Weston Albert on 16 November 2016
Destiny Devs Respond to Protest Over Matchmaking

Destiny Devs Respond to Protest Over Matchmaking

Bungie asks fans to give their reasons and feedback after a flood of complaints and forum protests about skill-based matchmaking having a place in Destiny. Destiny fans are taking their pas...

By Weston Albert on 15 November 2016
Destiny Surprises Fans with an Unexpected Trials Map

Destiny Surprises Fans with an Unexpected Trials Map

Fans are tackling Destiny‘s weekly endgame PvP playlist, Trials of Osiris, in a slightly new way this week after being thrown into a rather unorthodox map for the mode. How to describe Dest...

By Weston Albert on 15 November 2016
Next Destiny Stream Will Explore The Latest Raid

Next Destiny Stream Will Explore The Latest Raid

Bungie announces an upcoming live stream in its “Ride Along” series, featuring a developer walkthrough of Rise of Iron’s new raid, Wrath of the Machine. Destiny’s latest raid added in Rise...

By Weston Albert on 11 November 2016
Destiny Guide: The Best Rolls for The Clever Dragon

Destiny Guide: The Best Rolls for The Clever Dragon

Iron Banner is active in Destiny this week, and it brings with it The Clever Dragon, a top-tier pulse rifle that every player of PvP should be chasing. Last time Iron Banner came to Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 09 November 2016
Destiny Patch Fixes Rise of Iron Engrams & Improves Raid Rewards

Destiny Patch Fixes Rise of Iron Engrams & Improves Raid Rewards

Today’s Destiny patch made some important ‘quality of life’ improvements, according to Bungie, including a boost to raid rewards and an important fix for engrams. It’s been almost two month...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 November 2016
Destiny Developer Seeks Feedback About Primary Weapons

Destiny Developer Seeks Feedback About Primary Weapons

In the midst of a PvP meta that has firmly shifted toward shotgun use, Bungie asks for fans feedback regarding the idea of buffing primary weapons in Destiny. Ask any Destiny player and the...

By Weston Albert on 08 November 2016
Destiny Weekly Reset: Nightfall, Strikes, and More

Destiny Weekly Reset: Nightfall, Strikes, and More

Destiny: Rise of Iron starts up another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset and here is everything that you’ll need to know about what’s new. With the annual Fes...

By Derek Nichols on 08 November 2016
Was Destiny's 'Spooky' Trials a Success or a Flop?

Was Destiny's 'Spooky' Trials a Success or a Flop?

In celebration of Destiny‘s Halloween live event, Festival of the Lost, Trials of Osiris got a “spooky” version. But did fans laud or hate the change to the weekly Crucible event? Destiny f...

By Weston Albert on 07 November 2016
Destiny: 2 Man Team Beats Full Heroic Raid [VIDEO]

Destiny: 2 Man Team Beats Full Heroic Raid [VIDEO]

A couple two-man teams have beat the full Wrath of the Machine raid on heroic difficulty, adding yet another notch to the list of Destiny accomplishments. It was only a matter of time. Afte...

By Anthony Taormina on 07 November 2016
Destiny and Overwatch Influenced Mass Effect Andromeda

Destiny and Overwatch Influenced Mass Effect Andromeda

Bioware says fans will notice how “fluid, dynamic, and fast-paced” the gameplay of Mass Effect Andromeda is, in part due to the influence of popular shooters. Mass Effect Andromeda will be...

By Weston Albert on 05 November 2016
Destiny: Trials of Osiris Returns With No Radar

Destiny: Trials of Osiris Returns With No Radar

Despite strong complaints from some members of the Destiny community, Trials of Osiris returns with no radar and no revives for the second weekend of Festival of the Lost. Despite strong op...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 November 2016
Destiny 2 Is Still On Track for 2017

Destiny 2 Is Still On Track for 2017

Activision says Destiny 2 will launch in 2017 and that the publisher is working with Bungie to establish a better way to deliver additional content to fans. With the first of Destiny’s new...

By Weston Albert on 03 November 2016
Destiny Fans Discover Hidden Crucible Feature

Destiny Fans Discover Hidden Crucible Feature

Unannounced by Bungie, fans discover a hidden feature in Destiny‘s Crucible mode that allows players to waive heavy ammo from spawning during an Elimination match. Destiny’s developer Bungi...

By Weston Albert on 03 November 2016
Destiny: Iron Banner Returns Next Week

Destiny: Iron Banner Returns Next Week

Get ready, Destiny‘s Iron Banner event returns Tuesday of next week with Control as the game mode, but the real focus will be on one of its weapon rewards. Just as Destiny players are getti...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 November 2016
Destiny: Vosik Challenge Mode is Live in Raid

Destiny: Vosik Challenge Mode is Live in Raid

[UPDATE: Shortly after this post went live players began completing the Vosik challenge. To do so, the fireteam must activate both clean rooms when SIVA Density hits critical mass, and they...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 November 2016
Destiny: 3 Fans Beat Wrath of the Machine With No Guns

Destiny: 3 Fans Beat Wrath of the Machine With No Guns

A Fireteam of three intrepid Guardians band together to complete the Wrath of the Machine raid in Destiny: Rise of Iron without relying on the use of guns. Ever since the release of Destiny...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 November 2016
Destiny: Trials of Osiris DDoSing is a Major Problem

Destiny: Trials of Osiris DDoSing is a Major Problem

Despite Bungie banning players for using DDoS attacks to win Trials of Osiris, some Destiny players continue to promote the tactic to players looking for help in Trials. For the most part,...

By Boston Blake on 01 November 2016
Destiny Gets Spooky Version of Trials of Osiris

Destiny Gets Spooky Version of Trials of Osiris

As a part of the festivities around Destiny‘s Halloween live event, Festival of the Lost, Trials of Osiris gets special gameplay modifiers not typical of the mode. Destiny fans are taking p...

By Weston Albert on 30 October 2016
Destiny Raid Boss Beaten by Two Players on Heroic Mode

Destiny Raid Boss Beaten by Two Players on Heroic Mode

Two players incredibly conquer Vosik on Wrath of the Machine Heroic Mode, arguably the most difficult boss encounter of the harder mode of Destiny‘s new raid. Destiny fans never cease to am...

By Weston Albert on 30 October 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Made More Cash Than Original Game

Destiny: Rise of Iron Made More Cash Than Original Game

The launch month of video game developer Bungie’s Rise of Iron expansion for its action-RPG Destiny generates much more revenue than the game’s original launch. Since Destiny‘s second annua...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 October 2016
How Destiny's Microtransactions Slowly Became a Problem

How Destiny's Microtransactions Slowly Became a Problem

When Destiny first released it was not unlike most loot-based games on the market. There was tons of gear and weapons to collect, and a player’s collection was largely determined by the amo...

By Anthony Taormina on 29 October 2016
Destiny Players Create Awesome Halloween Music Video

Destiny Players Create Awesome Halloween Music Video

A group of very on-rhythm and talented Destiny players uses in-game appearances, emotes, and weapons to create an insane, bizarre Destiny Halloween music video. With Halloween less than a w...

By Denny Connolly on 26 October 2016
Destiny Guide: Collect All Festival of the Lost Items

Destiny Guide: Collect All Festival of the Lost Items

Destiny‘s Halloween event, Festival of the Lost, is live and there are many items to collect. Find out how to get all of it before this live event ends. Festival of the Lost launched at De...

By Weston Albert on 26 October 2016
Destiny's Festival of the Lost Event is Live

Destiny's Festival of the Lost Event is Live

The second annual Festival of the Lost event is now underway, giving Destiny players the chance to take part in Halloween-themed activities and earn seasonal rewards. As Halloween approache...

By Brad Jones on 25 October 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get the Superblack Shader

Destiny Guide: How to Get the Superblack Shader

Destiny players discover how to complete the trading quest in Rise of Iron‘s Festival of the Lost Halloween event to unlock the Superblack shader. Last year, Destiny celebrated Halloween i...

By Dalton Cooper on 25 October 2016
Destiny's Festival of the Lost Goes Live at Reset

Destiny's Festival of the Lost Goes Live at Reset

Bungie announces that Destiny‘s Halloween live event, Festival of the Lost, will go live at reset on October 25th, allowing players to jump in right away. The second year of Destiny‘s in-ga...

By Weston Albert on 25 October 2016
Destiny Player Beats Aksis Solo

Destiny Player Beats Aksis Solo

After 8 weeks of trying and a light level boost from Heroic Mode, one Destiny player finally beats the Aksis boss fight in the Wrath of the Machine raid solo. After nearly 8 weeks since the...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 October 2016
Destiny Fans Get Engaged in the Game With Bungie's Help

Destiny Fans Get Engaged in the Game With Bungie's Help

Video game studio Bungie helps a couple of Guardians and game developers become engaged to one another in the popular science fiction shooter Destiny. While plenty of Destiny fans are still...

By Kyle Sledge on 22 October 2016
Destiny Previews Changes to How Silver Dust Works

Destiny Previews Changes to How Silver Dust Works

The economy of Silver Dust, the new material added in the Rise of Iron expansion, will be getting some changes very soon based on feedback from the game’s fans. Silver Dust is a new form of...

By Weston Albert on 22 October 2016
Bungie Teases Destiny's Future in Year 3

Bungie Teases Destiny's Future in Year 3

Fans have a short term roadmap for events and content coming to Destiny in Year 3, but Bungie teases there’s more to come that fans don’t yet know about. Destiny: Rise of Iron was the kick...

By Weston Albert on 22 October 2016
Destiny’s Festival of the Lost Event Dated and Detailed

Destiny’s Festival of the Lost Event Dated and Detailed

Destiny‘s Halloween live event, Festival of the Lost, launches soon, bringing masks, emotes, shaders, and more for fans to collect for a limited time. Last year, Destiny fans were surprise...

By Weston Albert on 21 October 2016
Destiny Anti-Cheat System Ruined World's First Raid Run

Destiny Anti-Cheat System Ruined World's First Raid Run

Bungie’s anti-cheat system for Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s raid ruins a potential World’s First run for a Fireteam of Guardians in Wrath of the Machine’s Heroic Mode. With the Heroic Mode for D...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 October 2016
Destiny: Xur Location and Items for Oct 21

Destiny: Xur Location and Items for Oct 21

We have the early scoop on where to find the vendor Xur and what exotic armor and weapons he has available to Destiny players for the weekend of October 21st. By now most Destiny players ar...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 October 2016
Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Anime Opening Cinematic

Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Anime Opening Cinematic

A Destiny fan answers the question, “What would an anime opening look like for Destiny?” by cutting together a really spectacular spoof of common anime tropes. Destiny has been described by...

By Weston Albert on 21 October 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Hit the 400 Light Level Cap

Destiny Guide: How to Hit the 400 Light Level Cap

With the increase of the Light level cap and changes to the upgrade economy, Destiny fans will want to be playing the right activities to level up to 400 Light fast. With the launch of Wrat...

By Weston Albert on 20 October 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Get All the New Raid Loot

Destiny Guide: How to Get All the New Raid Loot

Looking to get every weapon and piece of raid armor available from Wrath of the Machine? Don’t miss this Destiny breakdown of exactly where to find each one of them. Destiny‘s Wrath of the...

By Weston Albert on 20 October 2016
Destiny Festival of the Lost Rewards and Masks Revealed

Destiny Festival of the Lost Rewards and Masks Revealed

Even though Bungie has yet to confirm it, a leaked list of rewards, quests, and new masks appears on Reddit for the upcoming Festival fo the Lost event in Destiny: Rise of Iron. It’s been a...

By Derek Nichols on 19 October 2016
Destiny Update Reveals New Weapon Ornaments

Destiny Update Reveals New Weapon Ornaments

Destiny players find new ornaments that were added to the game via its most recent update, allowing Guardians to customize some of the most iconic guns in the game. This week, Bungie updat...

By Brad Jones on 19 October 2016
Destiny: Find the Heroic Loot Chests

Destiny: Find the Heroic Loot Chests

With the launch of Wrath of the Machine Heroic Mode, Destiny introduces a new set of chests that all players should be aware of if they want more raid loot. By now most Destiny players have...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 October 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Raid's Heroic Mode Beat

Destiny: Rise of Iron Raid's Heroic Mode Beat

An intrepid Fireteam of Guardians officially achieve World First status as the first to beat Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s Wrath of the Machine raid on its Heroic difficulty. As many Guardians ar...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 October 2016
Destiny Update Adds Major Changes to Upgrade Economy

Destiny Update Adds Major Changes to Upgrade Economy

Destiny‘s newest update dramatically changes the game’s upgrade economy, giving players more ways to reach the new 400 Light level cap in Rise of Iron. Destiny‘s latest update, 2.4.1 is no...

By Weston Albert on 18 October 2016
Halo 5 Player Recreates Destiny PvP Map in Forge

Halo 5 Player Recreates Destiny PvP Map in Forge

One extremely talented fan of Halo 5: Guardians uses the first-person shooter’s Forge Mode to recreate one of Destiny‘s PvP maps within 343 Industries’ shooter. Although it has been almost...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 October 2016
Destiny Fan Makes Iron Banner Scout Rifle Replica

Destiny Fan Makes Iron Banner Scout Rifle Replica

An avid fan of Bungie’s shooter Destiny: Rise of Iron creates a wonderful replica of the scout rifle known as The Distant Star from the game’s Iron Banner. Even though Destiny: Rise of Iron...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 October 2016
Destiny's Heroic Mode Delayed on Tuesday

Destiny's Heroic Mode Delayed on Tuesday

Destiny‘s new raid was set to launch its Heroic Mode next week, but will be delayed a few hours to ensure that players have a chance to download a new game update. Destiny fans are awaitin...

By Weston Albert on 15 October 2016
Destiny Guide: Getting the Most Out of Archon's Forge

Destiny Guide: Getting the Most Out of Archon's Forge

Here’s everything you need to know to make the most out of your time in Archon’s Forge, a must-play activity for anyone reaching for the highest Light levels in Destiny. Most Destiny player...

By Weston Albert on 14 October 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's Best Weapons

Destiny: Rise of Iron's Best Weapons

There are a number of must-have weapons that have come to Destiny in the Rise of Iron expansion, that are highly effective for players in both PvE and PvP. Destiny: Rise of Iron has been ou...

By Weston Albert on 14 October 2016
Destiny: The Best Primary for Wrath of the Machine

Destiny: The Best Primary for Wrath of the Machine

Get a detailed look at the damage output of two primary weapons that can pump out massive boss damage, and find out which one you should be taking into Wrath of the Machine. When it comes t...

By Weston Albert on 14 October 2016
Next Destiny Update Will Raise Light Level to 400

Next Destiny Update Will Raise Light Level to 400

Destiny will receive a game update next week, raising the Light Level to 400 and opening up more avenues for players to get higher level loot from numerous sources. With the Heroic Mode of...

By Weston Albert on 14 October 2016
Destiny: The Best Subclasses for Wrath of the Machine

Destiny: The Best Subclasses for Wrath of the Machine

In order to conquer the challenges of Destiny‘s new raid, here are the most effective subclass builds for each of Wrath of the Machine’s boss encounters. Destiny‘s new raid, Wrath of the Ma...

By Weston Albert on 13 October 2016
Destiny Weekly Reset: Nightfall, Playlists, and More

Destiny Weekly Reset: Nightfall, Playlists, and More

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset and here is everything that y...

By Derek Nichols on 12 October 2016
Destiny: How to Do Max Damage in the Aksis Boss Fight

Destiny: How to Do Max Damage in the Aksis Boss Fight

A statistical study of weapon types shows Destiny players which weapons are the best for using on Aksis during the final boss fight in the Wrath of the Machine raid. When developer Bungie f...

By Anthony Taormina on 12 October 2016
Destiny's New Raid Beat in 23 Minutes for World Record

Destiny's New Raid Beat in 23 Minutes for World Record

A team of Guardians take on Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s Wrath of the Machine raid and beat it in just over 23 minutes to set a new world record for its completion. As was to be expected when De...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 October 2016
Destiny Streamer Tries to Go Flawless with Parents

Destiny Streamer Tries to Go Flawless with Parents

Destiny streamer RealKraftyy is well known for Trials of Osiris double carries, but he takes things to a new level by attempting to go flawless with his mom and dad. Every weekend thousand...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 October 2016
Destiny's Raid Mechanic You'll Likely Soon Need to Know

Destiny's Raid Mechanic You'll Likely Soon Need to Know

Destiny‘s new raid has a mechanic that many players ignore or may not even know about, but it is likely to play a major part of Wrat...

By Weston Albert on 11 October 2016
Destiny: Weekly Nightfall, Strikes, Quests, & More

Destiny: Weekly Nightfall, Strikes, Quests, & More

Destiny: Rise of Iron kicks off another new week of content for players with the weekly playlist reset and here is everything that you’ll need to know about what’s new. In the world of Des...

By Derek Nichols on 11 October 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Reach Light Level 385 Fast

Destiny Guide: How to Reach Light Level 385 Fast

With only 8 days until Wrath of the Machine Heroic Mode releases, Destiny players are in a rush to get prepared. Obviously, getting through the Normal Mode version of the raid is a great pl...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 October 2016
Destiny Players Defeat Raid Boss Without Firing a Shot

Destiny Players Defeat Raid Boss Without Firing a Shot

A group of Destiny fans defeats Aksis, the final boss of the new Wrath of the Machine raid, without firing their guns and using only grenades and melee attacks. Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s raid...

By Weston Albert on 09 October 2016
Destiny's Tower Is Not Closing

Destiny's Tower Is Not Closing

Despite lots of speculation among some fans, Bungie confirms that the Tower will not be closing after the launch of Destiny‘s Year 3 expansion, Rise of Iron. When developer Bungie first rev...

By Anthony Taormina on 22 September 2016
New Destiny ARG 'Infects' the Game's Community

New Destiny ARG 'Infects' the Game's Community

Destiny fans are hard at work trying to solve the mystery of Owl Sector, a new ARG that has debuted just days before the launch of the game’s next major expansion Rise of Iron. Destiny has...

By Weston Albert on 18 September 2016
Destiny: All 3 King's Fall Challenge Modes Active

Destiny: All 3 King's Fall Challenge Modes Active

In a last ditch effort to give Destiny players a chance to finish their Moments of Triumph, Bungie sets all three King’s Fall Challenge Mode modifiers active. Although Destiny players initi...

By Anthony Taormina on 18 September 2016
Destiny's New Hidden Room and How to Get Into It

Destiny's New Hidden Room and How to Get Into It

Destiny fans discover a new room that appeared after the latest update for the upcoming Rise of Iron expansion, plus the hidden collectibles inside of it. Destiny: Rise of Iron is just day...

By Weston Albert on 16 September 2016
Destiny Will Fix Film Grain Effect Issue Next Week

Destiny Will Fix Film Grain Effect Issue Next Week

With the launch of Destiny: Rise of Iron just days away, Bungie posts an update for a number of known issues including when a fix for the film grain effect arrives. The wait for Destiny: Ri...

By Derek Nichols on 16 September 2016
New Destiny: Rise of Iron Weapon & Armor Perks Revealed

New Destiny: Rise of Iron Weapon & Armor Perks Revealed

Data miners of the latest Destiny update reveal the new weapon and armor perks that will be added with the Rise of Iron expansion, some of which offer clues about the raid. By now most Dest...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 September 2016
Enter Our Destiny: Rise of Iron Giveaway!

Enter Our Destiny: Rise of Iron Giveaway!

Game Rant is giving away two copies of Destiny: Rise of Iron! We have chosen our winners – CONGRATULATIONS to Alexander B. from CO and Jermaine H. from NE! Game Rant is back with another contest, th...

By Megan Youtkus on 15 September 2016
Bungie Doesn't Have Plans for a Destiny PS4 Pro Upgrade

Bungie Doesn't Have Plans for a Destiny PS4 Pro Upgrade

Video game developer Bungie reveals that it currently does not have plans to give its science fiction shooter Destiny an upgrade for the PlayStation 4 Pro. Ever since Sony revealed the Play...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 September 2016
Old Destiny Raids Could Be Returning in Year 3

Old Destiny Raids Could Be Returning in Year 3

Rise of Iron’s game director says Bungie is “absolutely considering” bringing back older raids like Vault of Glass and Crota’s End to keep players happy in Year 3. Destiny: Rise of Iron wil...

By Weston Albert on 15 September 2016
Find All of Destiny's New Crucible Map Dead Ghosts

Find All of Destiny's New Crucible Map Dead Ghosts

There are new Dead Ghosts to find and collect in each of Destiny‘s 27 Crucible maps, added today with Private Matches. Don’t miss any with this guide. A week ahead of the release of Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 14 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Launch Trailer

Destiny: Rise of Iron Launch Trailer

Bungie releases the launch trailer for Destiny: Rise of Iron, which highlights Lord Saladin, a growing threat from SIVA, and even shows off more of the upcoming raid. With only a few days l...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron New Exotic Teased by Ornament

Destiny: Rise of Iron New Exotic Teased by Ornament

Scrupulous Destiny fans comb new footage to catch screens of one or two unannounced exotics coming to Destiny with Rise of Iron, including a new exotic sword. Bungie has shown off a lot of...

By Weston Albert on 14 September 2016
Destiny Private Matches Release

Destiny Private Matches Release

In a surprise announcement, Bungie reveals that Destiny‘s new Private Matches feature will be available today, ahead of the launch of Rise of Iron on the 20th. Destiny’s Rise of Iron expans...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 September 2016
How to Beat Sepiks Perfected in Destiny's New Strike

How to Beat Sepiks Perfected in Destiny's New Strike

The classic strike boss from Destiny‘s Year One is back and has a bag of new tricks. Find out how to beat Sepiks Perfected straight away for when Rise of Iron launches. Destiny is getting a...

By Weston Albert on 13 September 2016
Destiny: Check Out the First Rise of Iron Story Mission

Destiny: Check Out the First Rise of Iron Story Mission

Footage shows what fans can expect from Rise of Iron’s first story mission including an on-rails shooting section, new weather effects, and the return of a classic boss. Destiny: Rise of Ir...

By Weston Albert on 13 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's Major Weapon Changes

Destiny: Rise of Iron's Major Weapon Changes

In preparation for the launch of Rise of Iron on September 20th Destiny developer Bungie has begun the rollout of update 2.4, which is to be the major weapon tuning change. But even before...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 September 2016
Destiny: Submachine Gun Weapon Class Found

Destiny: Submachine Gun Weapon Class Found

A submachine gun weapon class secretly appears in the Destiny companion app, sparking speculation that they might be added with the release of Rise of Iron. With only 10 days until the rele...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 September 2016
Should Destiny 2 Be A Full Reset?

Should Destiny 2 Be A Full Reset?

Destiny 2 faces a tough problem: How to welcome new players who might not have seen the game, while also satisfying veteran players who have invested hundreds of hours. Although much of th...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 September 2016
How Destiny: Rise of Iron's Ornaments Change Weapons

How Destiny: Rise of Iron's Ornaments Change Weapons

Ornaments are a new addition to Destiny in the Rise of Iron expansion, transforming the look of exotic weapons with extremely unique weapon skins and effects. Destiny: Rise of Iron is deliv...

By Weston Albert on 10 September 2016
Destiny Players Can Unlock the New Exotic Sidearm Now

Destiny Players Can Unlock the New Exotic Sidearm Now

Alongside the latest update to Destiny, the new exotic sidearm teased with Rise of Iron is in the game ahead of the expansion’s official release date. Destiny‘s latest update 2.4.0 represents t...

By Weston Albert on 09 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Update Makes Crucible More Rewarding

Destiny: Rise of Iron Update Makes Crucible More Rewarding

Destiny Update 2.4 is not just about re-balancing weapons for the new Rise of Iron expansion. It will also introduce some changes to reward drops and the way 3v3 modes work. Alongside the weap...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Trophies & Achievements Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron Trophies & Achievements Revealed

A fan of Bungie’s science fiction shooter Destiny discovers the new Trophies and Achievements to make their way into the game through its next expansion Rise of Iron. Thanks to the would-be...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 September 2016
Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

Destiny Shows Off Touch of Malice Replica at PAX West

At its booth for PAX West 2016, the video game developer Bungie displays a replica of the Touch of Malice gun from its science fiction shooter Destiny. Although Bungie didn’t use PAX West 2016...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 September 2016
Destiny Guide: Grab These Weapons Before They're Gone

Destiny Guide: Grab These Weapons Before They're Gone

Destiny: Rise of Iron will bring a vendor reset and a new collection of weapons, which means these top-tier weapons and/or their perk rolls will be disappearing soon. The clock is ticking...

By Weston Albert on 01 September 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's Launch Time Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron's Launch Time Revealed

The release time of Destiny‘s next major expansion, Rise of Iron, has been revealed by the fine print on the game’s PlayStation Network information page. Destiny: Rise of Iron is just weeks aw...

By Weston Albert on 31 August 2016
Former Destiny Designer Returns to Bungie From Bethesda

Former Destiny Designer Returns to Bungie From Bethesda

Former Destiny designer Josh Hamrick confirms on Twitter that after a year at Bethesda Game Studios, he is returning to Bungie, presumably to work on Rise of Iron and Destiny 2. Last year, the...

By Jason Gallagher on 29 August 2016
Destiny's Trials of Osiris Going on Hiatus

Destiny's Trials of Osiris Going on Hiatus

Destiny‘s ultra-competitive endgame PvP mode, Trials of Osiris, is taking a break soon and will not return until shortly after the launch of Rise of Iron. Destiny: Rise of Iron, the fall expa...

By Weston Albert on 26 August 2016
Destiny Charity Stream Raises $500,000 For St. Jude

Destiny Charity Stream Raises $500,000 For St. Jude

In a weeklong streaming marathon, the community of fans that have formed around Destiny raised over half a million dollars for St. Jude Children’s Hospital. It all started with an idea for a c...

By Weston Albert on 26 August 2016
Destiny: Bungie Talks Designing New Raid

Destiny: Bungie Talks Designing New Raid

Bungie discusses the design philosophy behind Destiny‘s newest raid and what fans can expect from the sci-fi shooter’s signature 6-player cooperative endgame challenge. Destiny: Rise of Iron is...

By Weston Albert on 24 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Artifacts Detailed

Destiny: Rise of Iron Artifacts Detailed

New details from Bungie reveal the names and abilities of each of the new gameplay-changing Artifacts coming to Destiny with the Rise of Iron expansion. For the last few weeks, Bungie has been...

By Boston Blake on 23 August 2016
New Rise of Iron Legendary & Exotic Weapons Revealed

New Rise of Iron Legendary & Exotic Weapons Revealed

New screenshots show legendary and exotic weapons that are coming to Destiny in Rise of Iron, including new sets for the Vanguard, Crucible, vendors, Trials of Osiris, and Iron Banner. Destiny...

By Weston Albert on 21 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's Gjallarhorn is Not as Powerful

Destiny: Rise of Iron's Gjallarhorn is Not as Powerful

Bungie reveals that the return of the Gjallarhorn rocket launcher in Destiny‘s forthcoming Rise of Iron expansion is not as powerful as its original version. Although a lot of Destiny fans were...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 August 2016
Rise of Iron Won't Bring PlayStation Exclusives to Xbox

Rise of Iron Won't Bring PlayStation Exclusives to Xbox

Fans will have to wait, as Destiny‘s PlayStation-exclusive content from The Taken King and the April Update won’t be coming to Xbox with Rise of Iron, or anytime soon. Destiny fans are awaitin...

By Weston Albert on 19 August 2016
Bungie Reconfirms Destiny 2 Launch in 2017

Bungie Reconfirms Destiny 2 Launch in 2017

Video game developer Bungie officially reconfirms the release of a proper sequel to its popular science fiction shooter with Destiny 2 set to launch in 2017. As many Bungie acolytes may recall...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's Supremacy Mode Reveal

Destiny: Rise of Iron's Supremacy Mode Reveal

Bungie reveals the new Supremacy Crucible mode that will be added with Destiny: Rise of Iron, and it looks a lot like the Kill Confirmed mode in Call of Duty. Although the announcement of priv...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Adds Private Matches

Destiny: Rise of Iron Adds Private Matches

Video game developer Bungie officially announces that Destiny‘s forthcoming expansion Rise of Iron adds private matches to the science fiction shooter. Today, Bungie used its livestream during...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 August 2016
Destiny Rise of Iron ViDoc: 7 Things You Missed

Destiny Rise of Iron ViDoc: 7 Things You Missed

A new ViDoc shows off all the content coming in Destiny‘s fall expansion, Rise of Iron. Here are seven things inside Destiny‘s new ViDoc that may have eluded you. Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s new V...

By Weston Albert on 16 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron PS4 Exclusive Content Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron PS4 Exclusive Content Revealed

Video game developer Bungie officially reveals some of the PlayStation 4 exclusive content to release on the platform with Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion. As developers did with Destiny‘s Th...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron - New Story Details Surface

Destiny: Rise of Iron - New Story Details Surface

Bungie gives out new teases and tidbits about the narrative and story elements players will experience when Destiny: Rise of Iron comes out this fall. Destiny: Rise of Iron is set to continue to stor...

By Weston Albert on 15 August 2016
Destiny Rise of Iron Faction Reward Drops Can Be Picked

Destiny Rise of Iron Faction Reward Drops Can Be Picked

Video game developer Bungie reveals that Rise of Iron, the forthcoming expansion for its action-RPG, Destiny, gives players more control over faction reward drops. With the days drawing closer to the...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 August 2016
Destiny: The Collection Officially Announced

Destiny: The Collection Officially Announced

Bungie and Activision announce a new Destiny bundle called Destiny: The Collection, which contains Destiny and all of its existing expansions in one package. A few weeks ago, a listing was spot...

By Weston Albert on 13 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron to Make Strike Loot Easier to Get

Destiny: Rise of Iron to Make Strike Loot Easier to Get

The upcoming Destiny expansion, Rise of Iron, implements a new skeleton key system, which will alleviate grinding by allowing players to target specific loot. Grinding for gear can be one of t...

By Curt Hutson on 12 August 2016
New Details on Destiny's New Arena Mode Archon's Forge

New Details on Destiny's New Arena Mode Archon's Forge

Get the lowdown on Destiny‘s new arena mode known as Archon’s Forge: where it is, what it’s like, the lore behind it, and the rewards waiting for those who overcome its challenges. Destiny: Ri...

By Weston Albert on 12 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Reintroduces Old Iron Banner Gear

Destiny: Rise of Iron Reintroduces Old Iron Banner Gear

Just like old exotics like Thorn, Bungie reveals that classic Iron Banner gear is making a return to the vendors of Felwinter Peak once Destiny: Rise of Iron launches next month. Bungie’s popu...

By Derek Nichols on 11 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Will Not Increase Vault Space

Destiny: Rise of Iron Will Not Increase Vault Space

Bungie says there are no “current plans to further expand Vault space” in Destiny: Rise of Iron, despite the fact that the expansion ditches last gen consoles. Destiny fans, it may be time for some f...

By Weston Albert on 10 August 2016
Destiny 2: Artist Reveals Rejected Concept Pitch Images

Destiny 2: Artist Reveals Rejected Concept Pitch Images

Video game artist Aziz Dosmetov posts images online of concept boards for what appears to be a trailer for Destiny 2, though he claims the pitch was rejected. Even with the Rise of Iron expans...

By Dalton Cooper on 10 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Shows Off New Social Space

Destiny: Rise of Iron Shows Off New Social Space

Bungie shows off Felwinter Peak, the new social space that players will be able to explore and utilize once Destiny: Rise of Iron launches this September. Destiny currently sports two social s...

By Weston Albert on 10 August 2016
Destiny Devs Detail What's New in Rise of Iron

Destiny Devs Detail What's New in Rise of Iron

Bungie’s Chris Barrett and Scott Taylor share new details on how the upcoming Rise of Iron expansion adds a new twist to the existing Destiny experience. It’s been almost two years since Desti...

By Brad Jones on 06 August 2016
See How Destiny's First Weapon is Becoming an Exotic

See How Destiny's First Weapon is Becoming an Exotic

Destiny: Rise of Iron will re-introduce the first weapon players pick up in the game, this time as an exotic auto rifle with a pretty unique perk tree. When players first open their eyes as a...

By Weston Albert on 06 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Story Details, Raid Info, & More

Destiny: Rise of Iron Story Details, Raid Info, & More

In the most recent episode of The Game Informer Show podcast, the hosts discuss and reveal new story details, raid info, and more for Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion. Without a doubt, Destiny...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 August 2016
Most of Bungie is Working on Destiny 2

Most of Bungie is Working on Destiny 2

Video game publisher Activision reveals that most of Bungie’s employees are currently working on the follow-up to its science fiction shooter with Destiny 2. While many fans would expect the m...

By Kyle Sledge on 05 August 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Makes Iron Banner More Rewarding

Destiny: Rise of Iron Makes Iron Banner More Rewarding

New details emerge for Iron Banner and how the event is getting reinvented to be more rewarding for players once Destiny: Rise of Iron launches next month. Destiny is nearing its second annive...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2016
Destiny: Here's When Rise of Iron's New Raid Releases

Destiny: Here's When Rise of Iron's New Raid Releases

Bungie reveals when Destiny‘s newest Fallen-themed raid will be available for fans to play for the first time, just a few days after the release of Rise of Iron. Most Destiny fans would agree...

By Weston Albert on 02 August 2016
World of Warcraft: Legion Has Destiny Easter Egg

World of Warcraft: Legion Has Destiny Easter Egg

Reddit user Merkwerk reveals that the upcoming World of Warcraft: Legion features a particular hooded vendor that longtime Destiny players will be very familiar with. The behemoth that is Worl...

By Derek Nichols on 02 August 2016
Destiny Fan's Great Concept for Emote Wheel

Destiny Fan's Great Concept for Emote Wheel

A creative Destiny fan makes a concept video showing what an emote wheel in the game could look like, which would allow players to have easy access to multiple emotes. Emotes are an important...

By Weston Albert on 01 August 2016
Destiny Festivals, Racing Events Return in Rise of Iron

Destiny Festivals, Racing Events Return in Rise of Iron

Video game developer Bungie reveals its plans beyond Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion, detailing the return of events like Sparrow racing and Festival of the Lost. When speaking with the press...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 July 2016
Destiny: The Collection for PS4 and XB1 Listed Online

Destiny: The Collection for PS4 and XB1 Listed Online

A listing appears on the retailer Amazon’s website displaying a release with the name Destiny: The Collection for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms. Thanks to a discovery from the Twitter user a...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 July 2016
No Man's Sky's Upgrade Tree Looks A Lot Like Destiny's

No Man's Sky's Upgrade Tree Looks A Lot Like Destiny's

No Man’s Sky‘s new ‘Trade’ trailer showcases the game’s trading system and user interface, but it looks quite similar to another popular sci-fi shooter’s menu layout. No Man’s Sky has been on...

By Fred Harvey on 28 July 2016
Destiny Releases the Last Patch for PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny Releases the Last Patch for PS3, Xbox 360

Video game developer Bungie officially releases the last patch for both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions of its science fiction shooter Destiny. In order to prepare Destiny for the fort...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 July 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 16

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 16

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. This is the final week of rotation for D...

By Weston Albert on 26 July 2016
Don't Miss this Destiny/NASA Documentary Mashup

Don't Miss this Destiny/NASA Documentary Mashup

A Destiny fan sets footage from Bungie’s futuristic sci-fi shooter to the voice track from a NASA documentary, resulting in a mashup that fans of Destiny need to see. “When we left earth, it change...

By Weston Albert on 26 July 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron's PlayStation 4 Exclusive Content

Destiny: Rise of Iron's PlayStation 4 Exclusive Content

Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion continues the game’s exclusive PlayStation 4 content trend, providing a special PvP map, quest, and reward on the platform. As rumored earlier this month, Destiny‘...

By Rory Young on 21 July 2016
Bungie Unveils Winter Cosmodrome in Destiny Stream

Bungie Unveils Winter Cosmodrome in Destiny Stream

Bungie takes Destiny fans on a virtual tour of the new-and-improved Cosmodrome, revealing some new additions and tweaks set to arrive alongside Rise of Iron. It’s been almost two years since Destin...

By Brad Jones on 21 July 2016
Destiny: Rumored Gjallarhorn-themed Sparrow Revealed

Destiny: Rumored Gjallarhorn-themed Sparrow Revealed

Bungie reveals the Gjallarwing, a Sparrow inspired by the design of the exotic rocket launcher Gjallarhorn, which will be available in Destiny: Rise of Iron. In the first of a lineup of live strea...

By Weston Albert on 20 July 2016
Next Destiny: Rise of Iron Reveal Stream Announced

Next Destiny: Rise of Iron Reveal Stream Announced

Bungie announces when they will be giving fans another glimpse of Destiny’s major fall expansion, Rise of Iron, announcing a reveal stream just around the corner. Destiny fans are hungry for any mo...

By Weston Albert on 14 July 2016
Destiny Reveals New Trials of Osiris Gear for Hunters

Destiny Reveals New Trials of Osiris Gear for Hunters

Fans get a closer look at the Hunter armor they will be able to earn from Trials of Osiris later this year in Destiny‘s major fall expansion, Rise of Iron. Destiny fans are eagerly awaiting any new...

By Weston Albert on 13 July 2016
Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Game developer Bungie officially announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner Crucible matches will end on Destiny‘s PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions. As many fans of Destiny are probably awa...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 June 2016
Destiny Hot Fix Expected To Bring Back Trials of Osiris

Destiny Hot Fix Expected To Bring Back Trials of Osiris

A new hot fix for Destiny is set to alleviate many of the issues that plagued the game recently, and should allow Trials of Osiris to return for the weekend. This past weekend, Destiny‘s developer Bu...

By Weston Albert on 23 June 2016
Destiny: Why Hunters Were Nerfed So Heavily

Destiny: Why Hunters Were Nerfed So Heavily

The developers at Bungie share an explanation with the Destiny community as to why the Hunter class in the sci-fi shooter gets such a heavy nerf with the latest update. With Destiny being an ever-e...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2016
Destiny: Bungie Trying to Build Game's Content Faster

Destiny: Bungie Trying to Build Game's Content Faster

Game developer Bungie proclaims it is currently attempting to build the content for its popular sci-fi shooter Destiny at a much faster rate than before. It’s no secret that Destiny is one of the mos...

By Kyle Sledge on 23 June 2016
LeBron James Played Destiny During the NBA Playoffs

LeBron James Played Destiny During the NBA Playoffs

NBA star LeBron James plays Destiny; in fact, Bungie’s shared world shooter was his video game of choice to play while traveling for the NBA playoffs. There are many celebrities who play video games....

By Weston Albert on 21 June 2016
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 11

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Challenge of Elders Week 11

Find out the unique modifiers for this week’s Challenge of the Elders in Destiny and how to finish an Elders’ Sigil scorecard for the week in just two runs. Destiny fans are eagerly awaiting more new...

By Weston Albert on 21 June 2016
Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

Sea of Thieves Multiplayer More Impactful Than Destiny

We speak to several of the developers at Rare about their upcoming game Sea of Thieves, and learn that the multiplayer will be similar to Destiny‘s – but ‘more impactful’. There’s no question...

By Riley Little on 19 June 2016
Don't Miss this Destiny/Overwatch Mashup Video

Don't Miss this Destiny/Overwatch Mashup Video

With the growing popularity of videos spoofing Overwatch‘s signature Play of the Game, this video mashes up Play of the Game with some of Destiny‘s most memorable moments. Blizzard’s hero shooter, Ov...

By Weston Albert on 19 June 2016
Destiny: PC Version Not Ruled Out, Says Bungie

Destiny: PC Version Not Ruled Out, Says Bungie

Bungie further explains its reasoning behind excluding Destiny‘s Rise of Iron from last-gen consoles, and says a PC port for the game hasn’t been ruled out. Although E3 2016 is winding down, Bungie d...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 June 2016
Destiny: Rise of Iron Won't Have Collector's Edition

Destiny: Rise of Iron Won't Have Collector's Edition

Developer Bungie officially confirms that Destiny‘s forthcoming expansion, Rise of Iron, will not have a Collector’s Edition upon its release later this year. As many Destiny players probably recall,...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 June 2016
Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny Cancels Trials of Osiris This Weekend

Destiny developer Bungie cancels this weekend’s Trials of Osiris event, citing numerous connectivity issues and a nasty damage bug as the primary reasons. Destiny developer Bungie has cancell...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 June 2016
Destiny Fan Shows Off 3D Printed Gun, Ship Collection

Destiny Fan Shows Off 3D Printed Gun, Ship Collection

One extremely loyal Destiny fan 3D prints an impressive collection of various guns, ships, and Ghosts from Bungie’s wildly popular action-MMO shooter. It’s no secret that Destiny fans are a dedicated...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 May 2016
Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

Destiny Raid Recreated in DOOM's Level Editor

A modder uses DOOM‘s SnapMap level editor to recreate most of the King’s Fall raid from Destiny: The Taken King, resulting in a impressive version for players to check out. Destiny‘s latest raid, Kin...

By Weston Albert on 29 May 2016
Destiny Secretly Fixed Super Exploit

Destiny Secretly Fixed Super Exploit

Game developer Bungie reveals its implementation of a secret fix for a pre-existing Super Ability exploit in Destiny before fans could catch on to its existence. After having dealt with the discovery...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 May 2016
Destiny Levels Recreated Using Minecraft

Destiny Levels Recreated Using Minecraft

A fan spends hundreds of hours building environments and working levels from Destiny into Minecraft, sporting an impressive level of detail and design. When Destiny launched in September 2014, player...

By Weston Albert on 26 May 2016
Destiny Co-Creator Wrote Xbox One Exclusive ReCore

Destiny Co-Creator Wrote Xbox One Exclusive ReCore

According to a recent New York Times article, Destiny co-creator Joseph Staten is writing the story for the upcoming Xbox One exclusive game from Keiji Inafune, ReCore.

By Dalton Cooper on 18 October 2015
Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

‘Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor’ has another award to add to its collection, as Monolith’s title wins Game of the Year at the Game Developers Choice Awards.

By Rob Gordon on 10 April 2015
Xbox Ultimate Sale Starts Now

Xbox Ultimate Sale Starts Now

Gamers who have been holding off on purchasing some of last year’s biggest releases will finally see their patience paid off this week. Microsoft has announce a huge sale – they’re calling it the Ul...

By Anthony Taormina on 06 March 2015
D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

It’s D.I.C.E. awards time again. Last year saw big wins for the likes of The Last of Us, which won 10 awards including Game of the...

By Rob Gordon on 02 March 2015
Top 10 Games of 2014

Top 10 Games of 2014

At the beginning of 2014, it seemed as if it could be a huge year for current-gen console owners – but  delays dashed most of those hopes. Granted, there were still plenty of worthwhile r...

By Anthony Taormina on 25 February 2015
Top Selling Games and Console of July

Top Selling Games and Console of July

July was a rather stagnant month in the gaming industry in terms of new releases. Due to this general lack of competition, many assumed the top selling game of June, Batman: Arkham Knight...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 February 2015
Games We Played The Most in 2014

Games We Played The Most in 2014

It seems that every month brings with it at least one video game that delivers a worthwhile thrill, even if it amounts to little more than a half-dozen hours of highly-directed action. Bu...

By Andrew Dyce on 29 October 2014