News items tagged with destiny

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 expecte...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 November 2018
Destiny: Xur Location and Exotic Items

Destiny: Xur Location and Exotic Items

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...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 September 2018
5 Enemies That Could Be Destiny 2: Forsaken's Raid Boss

5 Enemies That Could Be Destiny 2: Forsaken's Raid Boss

With Destiny 2: Forsaken right around the corner, many fans are clamoring to know more about the epic raid coming with the DLC. While...

By Patrick Kirk on 03 September 2018
Destiny 2 Bringing Back Two Hit Melee Kills With Forsaken

Destiny 2 Bringing Back Two Hit Melee Kills With Forsaken

In today’s combat stream, Bungie showed off many of the changes coming to Destiny 2’s PvP Crucible with the launch of Forsaken. Some of the changes are small tweaks to make abilities or supers more vi...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 August 2018
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 th...

By Weston Albert on 12 August 2018
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 befor...

By Weston Albert on 12 August 2018
Destiny: Xur Location and Items

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

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...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 August 2018
Destiny: How to Beat the Aksis Challenge

Destiny: How to Beat the Aksis Challenge

As promised, the Aksis Challenge for Destiny’s Wrath of the Machine raid is live with the Tuesday reset. While King’s Fall had three...

By Anthony Taormina on 10 August 2018
Destiny 2: How to Beat Val Ca'uor in Spire of Stars

Destiny 2: How to Beat Val Ca'uor in Spire of Stars

Destiny 2: Warmind’s new Raid Lair, the Spire of Stars, has been available for about a week now and proven itself to be a worthy chal...

By Jacob Bukacek on 10 August 2018
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 s...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 August 2018
Destiny 2 Nightfall Reward Bug Won't Be Fixed This Week

Destiny 2 Nightfall Reward Bug Won't Be Fixed This Week

Remember that loot issue Destiny 2 players have been dealing with? No, not the one caused from the Clan XP Engram bug, the other one,...

By Curt Hutson on 09 August 2018
Destiny 2 Glitch Lets Players Hide on the Radar

Destiny 2 Glitch Lets Players Hide on the Radar

In an effort to please its player base, Bungie continues to overhaul Destiny 2 by bringing back features from its predecessor and tweaking mechanics to feel more rewarding. With Tess Everis getting pu...

By Derek Nichols on 09 August 2018
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 08 August 2018
Destiny 2 Turned Off Skill-Based Matchmaking

Destiny 2 Turned Off Skill-Based Matchmaking

Skill-based matchmaking in Destiny 2‘s PvP Quick Play playlist was turned off in a recent patch, according to a report by Bungie. Bun...

By Michael Cottuli on 08 August 2018
Destiny 2 Shader Deletion Doesn't Work Like We Hoped

Destiny 2 Shader Deletion Doesn't Work Like We Hoped

New details regarding Destiny 2’s upcoming mass shader deletion feature have been revealed and it doesn’t work exactly as some players hoped. No question, Bungie’s solution for the problem of growing...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 August 2018
Destiny 2 Changes Weapon Infusion System in Forsaken

Destiny 2 Changes Weapon Infusion System in Forsaken

Destiny 2: Forsaken is bringing a ton of changes when it launches this fall. One of the biggest changes is the new weapon system, which launches right before Forsaken. Because of the new weapon system...

By Patrick Kirk on 08 August 2018
Destiny 2 Wastes Characters Fans Are Excited To See

Destiny 2 Wastes Characters Fans Are Excited To See

The world of Destiny is filled with mythic tales of extraordinary characters, from the legend of Kabr, The Legionless, to the mystery...

By Patrick Kirk on 06 August 2018
Destiny 2: Who Will Replace Cayde-6 in Forsaken?

Destiny 2: Who Will Replace Cayde-6 in Forsaken?

Destiny 2’s Forsaken expansion is killing off one fan-favorite character who plays a pretty big role in-game: Cayde-6. Cayde is the H...

By Patrick Kirk on 06 August 2018
The Thing Anthem Should Borrow From Destiny Playbook

The Thing Anthem Should Borrow From Destiny Playbook

Based on the feedback from Electronic Arts and BioWare’s presentation for Anthem at EA Play 2018, it seems the general reception arou...

By Anthony Taormina on 05 August 2018
Destiny 2: Is DARCI or Whisper of the Worm Better?

Destiny 2: Is DARCI or Whisper of the Worm Better?

With the arrival of a new Power weapon in Destiny 2, this time in the form of the Whisper of the Worm exotic sniper rifle, players ar...

By Weston Albert on 31 July 2018
Destiny 2: Final Faction Rally Winner Revealed

Destiny 2: Final Faction Rally Winner Revealed

With the conclusion of the final Faction Rally of Destiny 2‘s third season, New Monarchy has come out on top. That gives each faction...

By Weston Albert on 27 July 2018
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 of...

By Weston Albert on 20 July 2018
Destiny 2 Forsaken Raid Boss Revealed?

Destiny 2 Forsaken Raid Boss Revealed?

Destiny Raid Team Lead Joe Blackburn carefully teased the community this week, revealing a small detail about the upcoming Forsaken r...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 July 2018
Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of June 5, 2018

Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of June 5, 2018

Destiny 2‘s second Year 1 expansion, Warmind, added modifiers to the Heroic Strikes playlist that further set them apart from the nor...

By Weston Albert on 08 July 2018
Destiny 2: Forsaken Includes a PS4 Exclusive Exotic

Destiny 2: Forsaken Includes a PS4 Exclusive Exotic

The announcement of Destiny 2‘s Forsaken expansion has reinvigorated the game’s community much like the original Destiny‘s The Taken...

By Rory Young on 03 July 2018
Destiny 2: Warsat Heroic Event Bug Confirmed By Bungie

Destiny 2: Warsat Heroic Event Bug Confirmed By Bungie

Last week was a big one for Destiny 2 fans as the second expansion, Warmind, finally launched alongside season 3. Between the new exp...

By Derek Nichols on 03 July 2018
Destiny 2's Crucible Ranking System Needs a Lot of Work

Destiny 2's Crucible Ranking System Needs a Lot of Work

For Destiny 2’s Warmind DLC update, Bungie introduced something that PvP fans have been asking for practically since day 1: ranked pl...

By Anthony Taormina on 02 July 2018
Destiny: Where to Find the Faction Rally Scannables

Destiny: Where to Find the Faction Rally Scannables

Despite a bit of prior controversy, the Faction Rally is back in full swing in Destiny 2, and Bungie has added in several scannable i...

By Michael Cottuli on 01 July 2018
Destiny 2 Players Need Better Access to Endgame Content

Destiny 2 Players Need Better Access to Endgame Content

The Destiny franchise has always had an issue with matchmaking, both in PvE and PvP. While Bungie has addressed the PvP matchmaking issue, solo PvE players are still left in the dark on some of the be...

By Patrick Kirk on 01 July 2018
Destiny 2's New Iron Banner Emote Causing Controversy

Destiny 2's New Iron Banner Emote Causing Controversy

There was a time in the not-so-distant history of Destiny 2 where fans were outraged about Eververse, the game’s microtransaction store. So much so that the official Destiny forums on Bungie.net were...

By Weston Albert on 01 July 2018
Destiny 2 Needs to Fix Solo Matchmaking

Destiny 2 Needs to Fix Solo Matchmaking

This week, Destiny 2 developer Bungie gave players their first look at the new Crucible ranking system coming with the May 8th update...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 June 2018
Destiny 2: What is Crucible Labs?

Destiny 2: What is Crucible Labs?

This week, Destiny 2 will release its next major update, which will include improvements to Faction Rallies and exotic armor sandbox changes. But the most interesting of the update’s additions is a...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Destiny 2's New Raid Lair Launch Date and Time Revealed

Destiny 2's New Raid Lair Launch Date and Time Revealed

Destiny 2’s Warmind expansion launches in a week, and with the new expansion comes a new raid lair for players to tackle after finishing the campaign. Bungie announced today that Destiny 2’s next r...

By Patrick Kirk on 26 May 2018
Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For May 1, 2018

Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For May 1, 2018

The final week of season 2 is here, which means that Destiny 2 players have only the next seven days to wrap up any lingering quests and activities. This also means that players have only a limited...

By Derek Nichols on 26 May 2018
Destiny 2: All DLC Maps Free Starting in Season 3

Destiny 2: All DLC Maps Free Starting in Season 3

Bungie recently updated its Destiny 2 development roadmap, which details the direction the game will be heading all the way into September of this year. One notable change is the how Crucible conte...

By Curt Hutson on 18 April 2018
Destiny 2: How To Get Nightfall Strike Emblem Variants

Destiny 2: How To Get Nightfall Strike Emblem Variants

Destiny 2’s latest update this past week changed the Nightfall Strike, removing its timer and adding a scoring system that connects to special emblem achievements for obtaining a certain score leve...

By Weston Albert on 18 April 2018
Destiny 2: Xur Location and Exotic Recommendations

Destiny 2: Xur Location and Exotic Recommendations

While Destiny 2 prepares to launch its Crimson Days event next week and a new update that will change Nightfall Strikes, it’s still business as usual for the main game. More specifically, Xur is ba...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018
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 15 February 2018