Trials of Osiris

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Is Crucible Balanced?


Published on: Sep 29, 2014 @ 16:31 To burn away your impurities, to strengthen you, to arm you with the skills to conquer the Darkness. This is the true purpose of the Crucible. Live fire contests against your fellow Guardians test you to your utmost limits. Level Advantages When level advantages are disabled… What doesn’t carry over (normalized): Base defense Base ... Read More »

Destiny’s Story – Deception?


Published on: Sep 28, 2014 @ 12:35 The story of Destiny is one that you create, and each individual mission is a story within itself. Bungie has built an enormous world with deep lore that they don’t necessarily want you discovering all of within a matter of only days. Destiny is simply a palette for guardians to adventure and explore. Even ... Read More »

Destiny Sells Over $500 Million Day One

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According to an Activision Blizzard press release, Destiny grossed over $500 million on day one of release. Bobby Kotick, Activision Blizzard’s CEO stated: “Based on extraordinary audience demand, retail and first party orders worldwide have exceeded $500 million for Destiny. This industry milestone marks another blockbuster success for our company and demonstrates our unique ability to create some of the most successful ... Read More »

Buy Last-gen Get Next-gen Free


Published on: Sep 5, 2014 @ 15:21 Bungie has announced an amazing deal today for all those looking to go digital. For a limited time, when you buy last-gen digital Destiny content, get the next-gen digital version for FREE. Until January 15th, 2015, if you digitally purchase the base game, Digital Guardian Edition, or  expansion pass for PS3 or Xbox360, you ... Read More »

How Destiny DLC and Exclusives Work Cross-gen


Gamescom brought a substantial amount of new info about Destiny, including new trailers and interviews. Still, with the all of the new boundaries that Destiny is pushing, Bungie has many questions left to answer. One of the subjects they have been talking more about are their earliest expansions, which are already available for pre-order and bundled with some editions of ... Read More »

More Gamestop Exclusives?


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

Trials of Osiris


Published on: Aug 14, 2014 @ 8:12 The  is a Crucible mode set on The Burning Shrine, Mercury. The map features a sun-filled skybox and changing Vex architecture that can block line of sight. This Crucible mode appears to be very different from the rest. Not only is there a level 20 requirement, but we’ll also need to earn our way into it. The Trials ... Read More »

The Guardians at the Head of the Dinner Table


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

The Details of Your Destiny


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

Bungie Talks Raiding


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

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