News items tagged with destiny

Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor and Weapon Breakdown

Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor and Weapon Breakdown

While Bungie is using the next few weeks to unveil its Curse of Osiris DLC expansion for Destiny 2, there are still a few events left before the game officially shifts into Season 2. On top of that...

By Anthony Taormina on November 21, 2017
Destiny 2: Cheese This Week's Nightfall Strike to Get Rat King

Destiny 2: Cheese This Week's Nightfall Strike to Get Rat King

Many of the exotic weapons in Destiny 2 require little more than decrypting an engram to collect, but there are a few special exotic weapons that players will really have to work for. Rat King is o...

By Curt Hutson on November 21, 2017
Bungie Details Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris Streams

Bungie Details Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris Streams

When Destiny 2 developer Bungie announced that it would host three livestreams in November, the assumption was that they would be to discuss the game’s first expansion. That assumption was correct,...

By Weston Albert on November 21, 2017
Destiny 2: New Vex Coming in Curse of Osiris DLC

Destiny 2: New Vex Coming in Curse of Osiris DLC

A Bungie developer says players can expect to face off against new types of the Vex on Mercury in Destiny 2‘s upcoming Curse of Osiris expansion. There’s no question that the game’s first expansion...

By Weston Albert on November 21, 2017
10 of the Best Video Game Easter Eggs

10 of the Best Video Game Easter Eggs

People who play video games are wickedly curious. Whether that’s testing outlandish strategies for beating a difficult boss or piecing together bits of a game’s lore, gamers are expected to investi...

By Jasmine Henry on November 17, 2017
13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

13 Games that Started Out Completely Different

A lot can happen during game development. Certain gameplay features may turn out duller than expected. Story beats may not work as the developers envisioned. New ideas may come about that force dev...

By Dalton Cooper on November 16, 2017
Destiny 2: Winner of Second Faction Rally Revealed

Destiny 2: Winner of Second Faction Rally Revealed

Over the past week, the Destiny 2 Faction Rally event has been taking place. The event lets players pledge their fealty to a specific faction, completing activities for tokens and redeeming those t...

By Jasmine Henry on November 16, 2017
Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Release Date Trailer

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Release Date Trailer

Over a month after the game’s release, and it’s safe to say Destiny 2 fans are hungry for new content. While Bungie has supported the game with special events, we now know when its first substantia...

By Dalton Cooper on November 14, 2017
Destiny 2: Which Grenades are the Best for Each Class

Destiny 2: Which Grenades are the Best for Each Class

The Pleasure Gardens section of Destiny 2‘s Leviathan Raid can be pretty tough to beat but defeating the dogs is easier if players make proper use of their grenades. However, players may be wonderi...

By Jasmine Henry on November 13, 2017
Destiny 2 Player Discovers Why Chests are Empty

Destiny 2 Player Discovers Why Chests are Empty

Just one of the handful of problems that have plagued Destiny 2 since the game launched back in September, a glitch in Cayde-6’s Stash chests has caused many of the unlockable containers to be empt...

By Maxwell Jeffery on November 13, 2017
Destiny 2 Dates First Clarion Call Event

Destiny 2 Dates First Clarion Call Event

The first Clarion Call event, a new event being added to Destiny 2 that grants players double XP, will make its debut on November 17, 2017. But players won’t get that double XP automatically—they w...

By Weston Albert on November 12, 2017
Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC Raises Power Level Cap

Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC Raises Power Level Cap

This week, Bungie is giving Destiny 2 fans their first taste of Curse of Osiris, the upcoming DLC expansion for the highly anticipated sequel. But most of the promotional material has focused on bi...

By Anthony Taormina on November 10, 2017
Destiny 2 PC Bans Detect Cheat Sofware for Any Game

Destiny 2 PC Bans Detect Cheat Sofware for Any Game

Earlier this week, Destiny 2 PC players complained that they had been unfairly banned from the game. As some fans feared that they had been banned accidentally by Bungie (which is what happened to...

By Jasmine Henry on November 10, 2017
Destiny 2: Where to Find the Faction Rally Scan Items

Destiny 2: Where to Find the Faction Rally Scan Items

For Destiny 2’s Faction Rally, developer Bungie wants to give players as many ways to earn Tokens as possible. They can complete Crucible matches, public events, and Lost Sectors (to name a few), a...

By Anthony Taormina on November 10, 2017
Destiny 2 Looking to Reduce Duplicate Drops

Destiny 2 Looking to Reduce Duplicate Drops

Many Destiny 2 players can probably relate to the experience of picking up an exotic Engram or getting an exotic gear drop from turning in a weekly Milestone only to have it be the third, fourth, o...

By Weston Albert on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Adding Golden Sevens Bundle?

Destiny 2 Adding Golden Sevens Bundle?

Bungie introduced the concept of Seasons to Destiny 2 fans this past weekend, which effectively add new things for players to do during four specific periods over the first year. In addition to spe...

By Derek Nichols on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Getting Private Matches in Early 2018

Destiny 2 Getting Private Matches in Early 2018

Destiny 2 is in an interesting spot with fans. While many newcomers and longtime fans are working through the initial grind with the newly released PC version, the game is facing fan criticism and...

By Weston Albert on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Not Changing Aim Assist in PC Version

Destiny 2 Not Changing Aim Assist in PC Version

Despite complaints stemming from the PC beta of Destiny 2, Bungie and PC port developer Vicarious Visions have decided to retain aim assist for controllers come launch. Aim assist is an in-game fun...

By Rory Young on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Won't Have Festival of the Lost This Year

Destiny 2 Won't Have Festival of the Lost This Year

In recent year, Destiny fans have enjoyed participating in the Festival of the Lost, a special in-game event that celebrates Halloween. However, for Destiny 2‘s first year Bungie has decided not to...

By Dalton Cooper on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Will Add A Free Crucible Map in Season 2

Destiny 2 Will Add A Free Crucible Map in Season 2

While Destiny 2 has a major piece of DLC coming in its first expansion, Curse of Osiris, which will almost surely add more to the game’s PvP experience, Season 2 will also add one map into the mix...

By Weston Albert on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2: Farm Faction Tokens Using New Method

Destiny 2: Farm Faction Tokens Using New Method

Although Bungie nerfed the use of Lost Sectors for farming Faction Rally tokens in Destiny 2, determined players have found another way to gain the currency fast and efficiently. In fact, the best...

By Anthony Taormina on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Will Finally Add Emote Wheel

Destiny 2 Will Finally Add Emote Wheel

It’s been a busy week at Bungie as the studio finally brought its popular shooter, Destiny 2, to the PC platform. After navigating through a few bumps and bruises on day one, attention turned back...

By Derek Nichols on November 09, 2017
How to Fix Destiny 2's PC Memory Leak Problem

How to Fix Destiny 2's PC Memory Leak Problem

The source behind the memory leak that’s been causing trouble for Destiny 2 players may have been discovered. Various players have been reporting that the memory leak is directly linked to Clans....

By Curt Hutson on November 09, 2017
Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC Includes New Raid?

Destiny 2 Curse of Osiris DLC Includes New Raid?

Now that the game has been out for a while, Destiny 2 players are ready and raring for new content. Luckily, they won’t have to wait much longer. Bungie revealed the first Destiny 2 expansion, Curs...

By Curt Hutson on November 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid: How to Complete the Baths Challenge

Destiny 2 Raid: How to Complete the Baths Challenge

Today, Destiny 2 launched the first of four planned challenges for the Leviathan Raid. First up is the Royal Pools encounter, which for many Destiny 2 players was their first in Leviathan. Royal Pool...

By Anthony Taormina on November 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Faction Rally Returns Next Week

Destiny 2 Faction Rally Returns Next Week

The Destiny 2 Faction Rally event allows players to pledge their loyalty to a particular group, earn some tokens, and bag themselves some new loot. Bungie has already held one Faction Rally but whe...

By Jasmine Henry on November 07, 2017
8 Best Moments of Destiny 2

8 Best Moments of Destiny 2

With brand new locations to explore and brand new activities, Destiny 2 offers players a staggering amount of things to see and do. But Bungie’s first-person shooter certainly has some stand-out mo...

By Jasmine Henry on November 07, 2017
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 opposition...

By Anthony Taormina on November 05, 2017
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 about...

By Riley Little on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid Finished, New PvP Map Unlocked

Destiny 2 Raid Finished, New PvP Map Unlocked

Destiny 2‘s first raid, Leviathan, has been bested and a World First team has been crowned. Just hours after the raid launched, members of the clan The Legend Himself, led by streamer and YouTuber...

By Weston Albert on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2: 3-Player Team Beats Pleasure Gardens Section

Destiny 2: 3-Player Team Beats Pleasure Gardens Section

The prestige version of the Leviathan raid is now live in Destiny 2 and this more difficult version of the activity includes some changes to the Pleasure Gardens section. But while these slight twe...

By Jasmine Henry on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2 PC Honest Trailer Mocks Console Frame Rates

Destiny 2 PC Honest Trailer Mocks Console Frame Rates

Destiny 2 arrives on PC later today, after PC players spent several years hoping for their chance to play Bungie’s first-person shooter series without having to buy a console. It’s a major moment f...

By Jasmine Henry on November 03, 2017
11 Things to Know Before Playing Destiny 2 on PC

11 Things to Know Before Playing Destiny 2 on PC

After more than a month of waiting, PC players are finally getting their hands on Destiny 2. But before getting started, there are a few things worth knowing. 1. Story Recap While Destiny 2 is meant...

By Anthony Taormina on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2 Datamined Audio Hints at New Patrol Zone

Destiny 2 Datamined Audio Hints at New Patrol Zone

It’s a big day for PC players, as Bungie’s popular first-person shooter franchise is finally available after a month and a half delay. Though the content remains mostly on par with its console coun...

By Derek Nichols on November 03, 2017
What The Division Can Learn From Rocket League

What The Division Can Learn From Rocket League

This week, the team at Psyonix launched the much-anticipated Hoops expansion for its smash hit Rocket League. The new mode puts a fresh spin on its tried-and-tested gameplay — and it sets an example...

By Brad Jones on November 03, 2017
'Destiny 2 in a Nutshell' Video is Hilarious and Very Accurate

'Destiny 2 in a Nutshell' Video is Hilarious and Very Accurate

Destiny 2’s inclusion of a much more robust campaign mode offered more casual gamers some additional motivation to check out the first-person shooter sequel. Although the story mode does offer a f...

By Denny Connolly on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2 DLC Adds Vex Themed Weapons

Destiny 2 DLC Adds Vex Themed Weapons

The first expansion coming in December for Destiny 2, titled Curse of Osiris, was officially announced and dated at Paris Game Week. The expansion centers on the exiled Warlock Osiris and will focu...

By Weston Albert on November 03, 2017
Destiny 2 Bug Lets You Emote in First Person

Destiny 2 Bug Lets You Emote in First Person

Destiny 2 players have already come across many of the game’s most strange and frustrating bugs. Trials of the Nine has been canceled for two weeks while developer Bungie fixes a bug, for example,...

By Jasmine Henry on November 03, 2017
Does Destiny 2 Ending Hint at DLC Release Schedule?

Does Destiny 2 Ending Hint at DLC Release Schedule?

In the next month or so, Bungie will start to explain how the future of Destiny 2 will take shape. Starting in December, the studio will release its first DLC expansion, reportedly titled Curse of...

By Anthony Taormina on November 02, 2017
Destiny 2 is Best Selling Game of 2017 So Far

Destiny 2 is Best Selling Game of 2017 So Far

Destiny 2 launches on PC today, but the console sales of the game have already made it the best selling game of 2017 so far. No doubt Destiny 2 will have some competition that could take away that...

By Weston Albert on November 02, 2017
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 passion for...

By Weston Albert on October 26, 2017
Destiny 2: Every Change in the Prestige Leviathan Raid

Destiny 2: Every Change in the Prestige Leviathan Raid

This week, Destiny 2 launched the Prestige version of its Leviathan Raid. Although the difficulty has a different name, most will know Prestige as Heroic – a more challenging version of the current...

By Anthony Taormina on October 24, 2017
Destiny 2 Maintenance Set for Later Today

Destiny 2 Maintenance Set for Later Today

[Update: The Destiny 2 scheduled maintenance is now complete. All servers should now be back online. The original story can be found below.] It’s time for Destiny 2‘s weekly maintenance and this ti...

By Maxwell Jeffery on October 24, 2017
Destiny 2: Pleasure Gardens Guide for Prestige Raid

Destiny 2: Pleasure Gardens Guide for Prestige Raid

As most Destiny 2 players know by now, the Prestige Leviathan Raid has only a few changes compared to the Normal version. The enemies are tougher, and stronger weapons are a must, but most importan...

By Anthony Taormina on October 23, 2017
Destiny 2 Nightfall Strike Changed Because of Glitch

Destiny 2 Nightfall Strike Changed Because of Glitch

The Destiny 2 Nightfall Strike this week has been changed due to a bug that prevents completion of the Prestige version. Without an immediate fix, Bungie has instead opted to replaced the strike wi...

By Curt Hutson on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid Challenge Modes Coming Soon

Destiny 2 Raid Challenge Modes Coming Soon

Ever since the King’s Fall raid in The Taken King expansion of Destiny 1, fans have come to expect Challenge Modes in the game’s raids. That is, an objective during a raid encounter that requires p...

By Weston Albert on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2 Update Fixes Crashes in the Tower

Destiny 2 Update Fixes Crashes in the Tower

About a month ago, it was declared that Bungie’s science fiction shooter Destiny 2 managed to succeed in having the biggest console game launch for 2017 so far, with loads of veteran Guardians and...

By Kyle Sledge on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2: Get the Most Calus Damage During the Raid

Destiny 2: Get the Most Calus Damage During the Raid

When it comes to the final encounter in Destiny 2’s Leviathan Raid, coordination is key. Players will need to work together and communicate in order to ensure they get to the damage phase with the...

By Anthony Taormina on October 20, 2017
How Iron Banner Works in Destiny 2

How Iron Banner Works in Destiny 2

The first Iron Banner of Destiny 2 has gone live for console players, who can now start collecting the weapons and armor tied to the event. But even though Iron Banner has a familiar look in Destin...

By Anthony Taormina on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2's Token System is a Major Step Backwards

Destiny 2's Token System is a Major Step Backwards

Since Destiny 2’s launch we have had mixed feelings about the Token system. At first, it seemed like a new facet of the loot grind that would help players gain even more rewards and specialize in t...

By Anthony Taormina on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2 Final Raid Boss Beat by 2 Players, No Exploit

Destiny 2 Final Raid Boss Beat by 2 Players, No Exploit

The Destiny 2 Leviathan raid has already been successfully completed in impressive fashion. From the sub-30 minute speedruns, to the speedy defeats of Emperor Calus, players have wowed fans of the...

By Jasmine Henry on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2 Can Tell If Raid Teams Exploit Prestige Mode

Destiny 2 Can Tell If Raid Teams Exploit Prestige Mode

The original plan was that Destiny 2‘s raid would receive its harder Prestige Mode this past week, but an exploit caused developer Bungie to delay the release of Leviathan’s Prestige Mode in order...

By Weston Albert on October 20, 2017
Destiny 2: First Team Used Exploit On Prestige Raid

Destiny 2: First Team Used Exploit On Prestige Raid

Although there was already a bit of controversy surrounding the launch of Destiny 2’s Prestige Leviathan Raid, now that we have a World’s First completion fireteam even more has surfaced. Several m...

By Anthony Taormina on October 19, 2017
Destiny 2: Bungie Says Best Endgame Loot is Friendship

Destiny 2: Bungie Says Best Endgame Loot is Friendship

It’s now been a month since the release of Bungie’s highly-anticipated Destiny 2 and the majority of players will be reaching the title’s endgame content. Unfortunately for fans of the MMO-esque sh...

By Maxwell Jeffery on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2: Prestige Raid Loot Details Ghaul's History

Destiny 2: Prestige Raid Loot Details Ghaul's History

Bungie has officially confirmed that a prestige version of the Leviathan raid will arrive in Destiny 2 next week. But while the much harder version of the activity will provide players with a much...

By Jasmine Henry on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2: How Useful is the Recovery Stat on Armor?

Destiny 2: How Useful is the Recovery Stat on Armor?

One of the reasons that a game like Destiny 2 is so appealing online is because its developer tends to keep things a mystery. Bungie would rather let players discover things for themselves than hav...

By Anthony Taormina on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2: Bungie to Detail 'Seasons' Soon

Destiny 2: Bungie to Detail 'Seasons' Soon

Without a doubt, plenty of Guardians in Destiny 2 are likely preparing for the science fiction shooter’s forthcoming Prestige Leviathan Raid by getting their characters up to the appropriate power...

By Kyle Sledge on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2 Director Asks for Fan Suggestions for 1st DLC

Destiny 2 Director Asks for Fan Suggestions for 1st DLC

While a plethora of Guardians are almost assuredly gearing up for the forthcoming Prestige Leviathan Raid in the video game developer Bungie’s science fiction shooter sequel Destiny 2, the game’s d...

By Kyle Sledge on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2 Players Cheese Calus Boss Battle

Destiny 2 Players Cheese Calus Boss Battle

At present, the Leviathan Raid is arguably the most challenging piece of content in Destiny 2 — and it’s set to get even more difficult to clear when the Prestige Raid is made available to players....

By Brad Jones on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2's First Faction Rallies Winner Revealed

Destiny 2's First Faction Rallies Winner Revealed

Now that the latest Weekly Reset has come to Bungie’s science fiction shooter Destiny 2, not only are there a slew of fresh activities in which Guardians can take part, but also it must be noted th...

By Kyle Sledge on October 12, 2017
Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Oct 3, 2017

Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Oct 3, 2017

Over the past week, Destiny 2 players have been battling it out to see which faction is the best. Through Faction Rallies, fans had an opportunity to join one of three factions (Dead Orbit, Future...

By Derek Nichols on October 12, 2017
Will Destiny 2 Unlock Its First Secret Quest This Week?

Will Destiny 2 Unlock Its First Secret Quest This Week?

While plenty of Destiny 2 players are still preoccupied with the current bevy of content available, hardcore players are looking forward. They want to know what’s next for Bungie’s sequel, both in...

By Anthony Taormina on October 11, 2017
Destiny 2 Trials Weapons Give More Hints About The Nine

Destiny 2 Trials Weapons Give More Hints About The Nine

Bungie has started filling out Destiny 2’s endgame for players who have achieved a high power level. It began last week with the Leviathan Raid and culminated this past weekend with the new competi...

By Derek Nichols on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Will Add Leviathan Raid Challenge Modes

Destiny 2 Will Add Leviathan Raid Challenge Modes

While most expected that Destiny 2’s Leviathan raid would have some form of Challenge Modes, a new update to the database all but confirms it. Sometime after the Leviathan Prestige Difficulty launc...

By Anthony Taormina on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Down for Maintenance This Morning

Destiny 2 Down for Maintenance This Morning

[UPDATE: Destiny 2 servers are back online following the implementation of Patch 1.0.3. The original story continues below.] Many Destiny 2 console players have flown through the first 20 levels an...

By Denny Connolly on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Switches Trials Map After Bug Is Found

Destiny 2 Switches Trials Map After Bug Is Found

Destiny 2‘s second week of Trials of the Nine was supposed to be on the map Altar of Flame, however developer Bungie decided to quickly replace Altar of Flame with a new map and mode after an explo...

By Weston Albert on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Sets Maintenance for Next Week to Fix Issues

Destiny 2 Sets Maintenance for Next Week to Fix Issues

Bungie has recently updated its list of known issues for Destiny 2. These are outlined in the studio’s latest weekly blog post, along with event details and other topics to prepare Destiny 2 player...

By Curt Hutson on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid: Pleasure Gardens Beat With Two Players

Destiny 2 Raid: Pleasure Gardens Beat With Two Players

Prolific tag team Epicookiez and Slayerage, known for dismantling raid content and assorted challenges with only two players in Bungie’s science fiction shooter series, are back making gains in Des...

By Rory Young on October 07, 2017
Nathan Fillion Plays a Warlock in Destiny 2

Nathan Fillion Plays a Warlock in Destiny 2

While many fans may recognize Nathan Fillion from some of his iconic roles in TV shows like Firefly or video games like Halo: ODST, for many, he’s known as providing the voice for the Exo Hunter Va...

By Derek Nichols on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Guided Games Off to Rocky Start for Some

Destiny 2 Guided Games Off to Rocky Start for Some

Bungie has finally concluded the beta for the Destiny 2 Guided Games feature. The developer had been testing the new feature, which allows players to join experienced Raid or Strike teams or find a...

By Jasmine Henry on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2's Most Dominant Weapon Is Not Getting a Nerf

Destiny 2's Most Dominant Weapon Is Not Getting a Nerf

After just a few weeks of being out, Destiny 2‘s most dominant weapon in PvP has clearly emerged, and it’s a familiar weapon. The MIDA Multi-Tool, brought back into the sequel from Destiny 1, has s...

By Weston Albert on October 07, 2017
Destiny 2 Servers Down for 4-Hour Maintenance Today

Destiny 2 Servers Down for 4-Hour Maintenance Today

Destiny 2 will be down for server maintenance on Monday morning/afternoon for at least a few hours, according to developer Bungie. No reason was provided for the maintenance, but given that the gam...

By Anthony Taormina on September 23, 2017
Destiny 2 Fan Builds Sunshot Exotic out of LEGOs

Destiny 2 Fan Builds Sunshot Exotic out of LEGOs

Since Bungie’s Destiny 2 launched for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One earlier this month, fans of the multiplayer FPS series have been pouring hours into the follow-up title, blazing through missions, l...

By AJ Caulfield on September 22, 2017
Destiny 2 Leviathan Raid Final Boss Beat in 4 Minutes

Destiny 2 Leviathan Raid Final Boss Beat in 4 Minutes

The first Destiny 2 raid, Leviathan, is meant to provide players with a significant challenge. Emperor Calus, the final boss, is meant to be a particularly tough adversary to beat, with many having...

By Jasmine Henry on September 22, 2017
Destiny 2: How to Cheese the Prestige Nightfall Strike Timer

Destiny 2: How to Cheese the Prestige Nightfall Strike Timer

The Nightfall strikes in Destiny 2 have gotten a bit of a change from Destiny 1, and one of the biggest alterations to the weekly high-level activity is an added time limit. If players aren’t able...

By Weston Albert on September 22, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid Keys Disappear at Each Weekly Reset

Destiny 2 Raid Keys Disappear at Each Weekly Reset

Leviathan, Destiny 2‘s first raid, has plenty of real estate to explore. Besides the main hub and each of the four rooms that hold the raid’s encounters, there is a giant labyrinth that players can...

By Weston Albert on September 21, 2017
Destiny 2: How to Reclaim the Starting Class Armor

Destiny 2: How to Reclaim the Starting Class Armor

Arguably one of the coolest armor sets in Destiny 2 are the ones that each class starts with at the outset of Destiny 2. It was the armor used in much of the promotional material and early game foo...

By Weston Albert on September 21, 2017
5 Best Destiny 2 Exotic Weapons for the Raid

5 Best Destiny 2 Exotic Weapons for the Raid

Although players are focused on power leveling as much as possible before Destiny 2 launches its first raid, that is only one part of the equation. Being strong enough to deal and sustain high leve...

By Anthony Taormina on September 21, 2017
Destiny 2: What is the Recommended Level for the Raid?

Destiny 2: What is the Recommended Level for the Raid?

UPDATE: Bungie has revealed that the power level range for the Destiny 2 raid will be 260-280. Our original speculation post is below. With only a few days left until Destiny 2’s first raid release...

By Anthony Taormina on September 20, 2017
Destiny 2's Most Popular Weapons for Trials of the Nine

Destiny 2's Most Popular Weapons for Trials of the Nine

Destiny 2 debuted its first weekend of Trials of the Nine on Friday, the game’s new endgame PvP experience that has some significant changes from Destiny 1‘s Trials of Osiris. In this most competit...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
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 the end...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2: How to Get the Exotic Raid Weapon

Destiny 2: How to Get the Exotic Raid Weapon

It has been less than a week since the new Leviathan raid released for Destiny 2, but slowly players are starting to uncover all of the secrets that the endgame destination holds. With a robust ser...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Xur Won't Sell Destiny 2 Exotics During First Weekend

Xur Won't Sell Destiny 2 Exotics During First Weekend

According to a recent update from developer Bungie, the first week of Destiny 2 will not feature an appearance by the mysterious vendor Xur. Instead Xur will make his official Destiny 2 debut on Se...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2: How to Get the Mida Mini and Multi Tool

Destiny 2: How to Get the Mida Mini and Multi Tool

Destiny fans will be pleased to know that the Mida Multi-Tool from the first game has made a return for the sequel, and remains much the same as the original: an Exotic Scout Rifle packed with perk...

By AJ Caulfield on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2: First Nightfall Strike Details Revealed

Destiny 2: First Nightfall Strike Details Revealed

With Destiny 2‘s first month officially underway, the video game developers at Bungie have decided to provide some details for the science fiction first-person shooter’s Nightfall Strike for its re...

By Kyle Sledge on September 18, 2017
Bungie Responds to Destiny 2 Fan Criticism Over Shaders

Bungie Responds to Destiny 2 Fan Criticism Over Shaders

As players have begun reaching the higher levels with their characters in Destiny 2, one of the items they have taken to collecting and using are shaders, which are cosmetic consumables that change...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Hides Easter Egg for Original Game Fans

Destiny 2 Hides Easter Egg for Original Game Fans

With a huge open-world and a playerbase that loves to explore, Destiny 2 is the perfect game for including weird and wonderful Easter eggs. Bungie has already got fans smiling with the Paul McCartn...

By Jasmine Henry on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2: How to Unlock Every Subclass

Destiny 2: How to Unlock Every Subclass

Destiny 2 contains three subclasses for every one of its Hunter, Warlock, and Titan classes. However, players will need to unlock the second and third subclasses while playing that game under certa...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Will Debut First Iron Banner in October

Destiny 2 Will Debut First Iron Banner in October

Iron Banner, the monthly PvP event that has been a classic staple of Destiny will return to Destiny 2 in October, according to the game’s developer Bungie. The event, which has traditionally been a...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Players Worried Public Event Nerf Coming Soon

Destiny 2 Players Worried Public Event Nerf Coming Soon

With the Destiny 2 servers down today for maintenance, it appears Bungie’s community has turned toward introspection and anxiety during the interim. While Destiny 2 has been well received by vetera...

By Cody Gravelle on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Starts Guided Games Beta for Raid Help

Destiny 2 Starts Guided Games Beta for Raid Help

One of the common points of debate among players from Destiny 1 was the lack of matchmaking in endgame PvE content like the raids and the weekly Nightfall strike. Some thought it was a good (and ev...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Removes Armor That Looks Like 'Hate Symbol'

Destiny 2 Removes Armor That Looks Like 'Hate Symbol'

Destiny 2 is removing a piece of armor from the game after its developer Bungie says that it bears a striking resemblance to imagery used as “a hate symbol”. Bungie let players know that the armor...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

The response to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor must be exactly what Warner Bros. and Monolith wanted. The action adventure title, which has gained comparisons to the Assassin’s Creed series, has...

By Rob Gordon on September 18, 2017
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 the attent...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny: Wretched Eye Strike Guide

Destiny: Wretched Eye Strike Guide

The Nightfall Strike this week can be brutal, but follow this Destiny: Rise of Iron guide for tips on how to quickly and easily beat Kovik in the Wretched Eye strike. Destiny: Rise of Iron has fina...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: How To Start Rise of Iron Content

Destiny Guide: How To Start Rise of Iron Content

Destiny: Rise of Iron finally launches, but before players can start to ascend Felwinter Peak, here are the things that need to be done before accessing the content. Today is the day many Destiny...

By Derek Nichols on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: How to Get Year 3 Gjallarhorn

Destiny Guide: How to Get Year 3 Gjallarhorn

There has been some confusion among Destiny players, but this guide should clear up any questions about how to obtain the Year 3 Gjallarhorn in Rise of Iron. When Destiny developer Bungie first rev...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Iron Medallions

Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Iron Medallions

Check out this helpful guide in order to ensure the swift discovery of each and every Iron Medallion within Destiny‘s expansion known as Rise of Iron. As many Guardians are more than likely aware,...

By Kyle Sledge on September 18, 2017
Destiny Server Issues Resolved On All Platforms

Destiny Server Issues Resolved On All Platforms

Following a spate of server issues after Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s launch, Bungie announces that each of the problems have received a working resolution across all platforms. When Guardians on PlaySt...

By Kyle Sledge on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Siva Clusters

Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Siva Clusters

This guide helps Destiny: Rise of Iron players track down all of the dormant SIVA Cluster collectibles and unlock the new Grimoire cards released in the expansion. Destiny: Rise of Iron has arrived...

By Denny Connolly on September 18, 2017
Destiny: Rise of Iron Nemesis Star Machine Gun Gameplay

Destiny: Rise of Iron Nemesis Star Machine Gun Gameplay

Destiny: Rise of Iron has just launched with a myriad of exotic weapons, but to really shred enemies to teeny tiny pieces, the Nemesis Star machine gun will do the trick nicely. The new Nemesis St...

By Curt Hutson on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: Sing the Iron Song Achievement Guide

Destiny Guide: Sing the Iron Song Achievement Guide

Destiny: Rise of Iron holds many secrets for players to discover, and thanks to a number of fans on Reddit, a secret achievement has been revealed. Here’s how to unlock it. It’s well known that th...

By Derek Nichols on September 18, 2017
Destiny: Rise of Iron Thorn Exotic Quest Guide

Destiny: Rise of Iron Thorn Exotic Quest Guide

The exotic hand cannon, Thorn, is back in Destiny Year 3. Here’s the complete guide on how to earn the infamous weapon, which will be familiar to those who did it in Year 1. Destiny: Rise of Iron i...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Should Destiny: Rise of Iron Buff Skeleton Key Drops?

Should Destiny: Rise of Iron Buff Skeleton Key Drops?

Skeleton key drop rates in Destiny: Rise of Iron are much lower than the strike-specific loot drop rates in Year 2. Is this by design or should Bungie increase skeleton key drops? Over the course o...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny: Rise of Iron Gjallarwing's Hidden Easter Egg

Destiny: Rise of Iron Gjallarwing's Hidden Easter Egg

The new Gjallarwing Sparrow within video game developer Bungie’s Destiny: Rise of Iron contains a small, but fun Easter egg capable of making Guardians howl with delight. With Bungie having finally...

By Kyle Sledge on September 18, 2017
Destiny's New Raid Beat By Only 3 Players

Destiny's New Raid Beat By Only 3 Players

The Legend Himself clan continues to live up to the title, this time beating Destiny Rise of Iron‘s brand new Wrath of the Machine raid with only three people. Most Destiny players have likely hear...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: How to Get SIVA Offerings

Destiny Guide: How to Get SIVA Offerings

Much like Court of Oryx, Archon’s Forge is the new arena-based public event for Destiny players to enjoy with their Rise of Iron expansion. It’s a great source of loot, can offer a challenge, and i...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Hilarious Easter Egg Discovered in New Destiny Raid

Hilarious Easter Egg Discovered in New Destiny Raid

Fans have found an Easter egg in the Wrath of the Machine raid, consisting of the return of an old enemy that was an inside joke in the Destiny community during Year 1. It has only been a day since...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny: New Raid Boss Beat By Only Two Players

Destiny: New Raid Boss Beat By Only Two Players

Using expert tactics and communication, two players successfully take down Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s new raid boss, Aksis Archon Prime, in under 15 minutes. While some Destiny players are still worki...

By Boston Blake on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Aksis in Rise of Iron Raid

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Aksis in Rise of Iron Raid

By now most Destiny players are likely familiar with the Wrath of the Machine raid, the newest endgame experience added to Bungie’s popular shooter. However, while those people may know the “death...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny Skeleton Keys Guide

Destiny Skeleton Keys Guide

Less than a week ago Bungie introduced players to Destiny: Rise of Iron, the first major expansion for the shooter in a year. The DLC add-on brought with it a ton of new content, a new raid, and mo...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: New Nightfall Strike Modifiers & Quests

Destiny Guide: New Nightfall Strike Modifiers & Quests

This week’s Destiny weekly reset provides more content than ever due to the recent release of Rise of Iron, and here are all the details you need to know. Before the release of Rise of Iron, weekly...

By Curt Hutson on September 18, 2017
Destiny's Trials of Osiris Returns

Destiny's Trials of Osiris Returns

As promised, Destiny‘s most competitive PvP event makes its return on September 30, two weeks after the launch of the game’s fall expansion Rise of Iron. Most Destiny players have finished all the...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny Guide: What Swords Reflect with New Artifact

Destiny Guide: What Swords Reflect with New Artifact

Don’t miss a full breakdown of everything swords can reflect with the newly added artifact Memory of Radegast, including supers, grenades, weapons, and more. Destiny: Rise of Iron revamped artifact...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
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 currenc...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
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 video game...

By Jason Gallagher on September 18, 2017
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 first tea...

By Anthony Taormina on September 18, 2017
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 its next...

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny 2 Raid's Prestige Mode Releases in October

Destiny 2 Raid's Prestige Mode Releases in October

Destiny 2 is here and players are currently leveling up, some of them doing so as fast as they can in order to prepare for the release of that game’s first raid, called Leviathan, on September 13....

By Weston Albert on September 18, 2017
Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

As Bungie investigates ongoing server issues with Destiny following the release of the game’s Rise of Iron expansion, the studio implements a sign-in queue. As one of the biggest new IP of all time...

By Dalton Cooper on September 18, 2017
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sort...

By Rob Keyes on September 12, 2017
Destiny: Rise of Iron Exotic Weapons Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron Exotic Weapons Revealed

The full list of unclassified exotic weapons for Destiny: Rise of Iron has been revealed, including details about a mysterious exotic weapon called Young Wolf’s Howl. This is it. With less than 24...

By Anthony Taormina on September 12, 2017
Destiny: Light Level for the New Rise of Iron Raid

Destiny: Light Level for the New Rise of Iron Raid

Bungie reveals the recommended Light Level for Guardians to have before taking on the new Wrath of the Machine raid in Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion. With Destiny‘s Rise of Iron releasing in les...

By Kyle Sledge on September 12, 2017
Destiny 2 Already Has Millions of Players

Destiny 2 Already Has Millions of Players

The original Destiny was a huge success for Bungie and Activision, smashing records for a new IP in the process. Destiny‘s popularity persisted over the years thanks to frequent updates from Bungie...

By Dalton Cooper on September 10, 2017