Along with all of the new first impression articles released today, comes a plethora of freshly published screenshots. Hopefully all of these new images and details will satisfy your insatiable appetites for Destiny news. Thanks to this reddit post for the imgur link *Be warned there are actually only 39 screenshots. Check out over 100 other screenshots on our official Screenshots page. Also be sure to watch the all new 7-minute Strike gameplay here. [divider] Gallery (Click a thumbnail to start)
Hey guys, instead of making a new post for every new article comes out, I’ll be updating this post with all of the Desitny media coverage. Check back throughout the day periodically for more Destiny News! If you haven’t already, be sure to watch the all new 7-minute Strike gameplay here that Bungie released. [divider] Articles and Videos Below (Click the links) AusGamers: Interview With David “DeeJ” Dagu CVG: Has Bungie redefined the shooter? Destructoid: Destiny combat is solid, but not so sure about the rest of it* Destructoid: Competitive multiplayer will be balanced EuroGamer: Better than Halo? GameInformer: Hands
Check out this brand new Destiny gameplay that Bungie just released titled The Devils’ Lair. Things are getting exciting around here. Update: All new Destiny media coverage can be found here “Beneath the ruins of the Cosmodrome, in the shadow of an old colony ship, we’ve located the House of Devils’ lair. Fight the Fallen, burn back the Hive, and clear a path that leads straight into E3, Beta, and beyond.” [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LeDaevD7cEo’] [divider] Previews Eurogamer Preview [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYLQfp_-Cv8′] Joystiq Preview [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHhEGJGWh4k’] IGN Preview [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJsS-gHqmYY’] PlayStation Access Preview [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jEQDTCwNR4U’]
For those of you who remember that GameStop poster we saw yesterday, it turns out GameStop has released a commercial for the promotion. Showcasing brand new footage, the video states that if you preorder Destiny from GameStop you will receive the Upgraded Red Sparrow (Otherwise known as the Shrike). The Upgraded Red Sparrow comes complete with better acceleration and a higher top speed. I have a feeling many people will not like this “exclusive bonus” because it gives more away than just a cosmetic benefit. Although there is an asterisk that states *the higher speeds and acceleration will also be available through
This week at Bungie, we played some Destiny. “You always say that!” Guilty as charged, friends. The path that leads to a great day-one Destiny experience – one that vaults our bar and yours – is cleared by many playtests. If it makes you feel any better, many of the early runs feel a bit like hacking our way through dense brush. It’s dark, but still sweltering. We’re wildly swinging the machete, carving a new path. And the bugs! This week was different. We played in a more hospitable environment: Our own game rooms. Almost as if all the trailblazing
DestinyTheGame.com website has just received a new facelift and it is looking great. There are even a few new graphics that you can check out. This is definitely getting me excited to play the game. Here’s to hoping we see much more come next week. Update: More Media Here! [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M-8gfLJuQmc’] Also on the site are three new guardian class trailers. Thanks to AgriosEndendros for uploading them. Warlock [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrFtyG1URCk&list=PLTEJsZ_PBxgTp2zr4R3IkgAaD7pHzpJJP&index=2′] Titan [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4YMfSMFwrt8&list=PLTEJsZ_PBxgTp2zr4R3IkgAaD7pHzpJJP’] Hunter [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KDx2AvITmHE&list=PLTEJsZ_PBxgTp2zr4R3IkgAaD7pHzpJJP’]
Polygon has confirmed that come next Monday, they will be covering their latest visit to Bungie HQ. Hopefully this means that we will be receiving a plethora of new Destiny details. Whether this means we will get new footage is unknown, but it seems we will receive new screenshots at the very least. Check out their article preview here. Get excited!
Read Bungie’s Weekly Update below, or check out the full version on Bnet. [divider] Right before the end of any enormous creative project, it hurts. Everyone’s tired all the time and you forget what it’s like to drive home while the sun is still up. But it’s always worth it. This week at Bungie, our inboxes were flaring up with status emails about every facet of the experience. According to the big green font at the top of each page, we are ON TRACK. Those two simple words in repetition are packed with emotion, and even a tiny bit of