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Bungie December Updates Hope to Make State of Destiny 2 Great Again

By Charles Singletary, Nov 29, 2017 3:23pm PST

Bungie doubles down on plans to improve while admitting their mistakes and one intriguing part of that is the new weapon tier: Masterworks.


"Good comms. Concerned they’re going to put more grind in for the hardcore when people like me ..."

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Destiny 2 Free Trial Sees the Light This Week [Update]

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 27, 2017 10:25am PST

If you still haven't picked up Destiny 2, even after Black Friday, you'll soon be able to get a taste of Bungie's sequel.


"Makes sense. They don’t have to give Valve any money this way."

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Destiny 2 Hotfix Prepares for Double XP Weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 16, 2017 12:15pm PST

A few minor fixes have been implemented into Destiny 2, in preparation for the next few days of Double XP action.


Destiny 2 Adds the 'Curse of Osiris' Expansion in December

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 30, 2017 9:27am PDT

Destiny 2's first expansion is nearly here, which means it's time to meet up with a renegade Guardian.


"Should be perfect for PC players. Enough time to get three characters rolling properly. Console ..."

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Bungie Responds to Reports of Destiny 2 PC User Bans

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 25, 2017 11:55am PDT

Bungie has responded to reports that users of Discord, Fraps, and other third-party apps and overlays had been banned from Destiny 2


Final Score: Destiny 2

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 24, 2017 1:00pm PDT

With Destiny 2 hitting PC today, we're taking a look back at the Shacknews review, along with some reviews from top critics, to see how Bungie's sequel has fared across all platforms.


Call of Duty: WW2 Live-Action Trailers Get the Band Back Together

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 15, 2017 11:00am PDT

Take an 'Ocean's 11' plotline, sprinkle in some Royal Blood, and you've got the next batch of live-action trailers to hype up the newest Call of Duty.


"Yeah, the Call of Duty single player campaigns were the whole reason I bothered playing them. I ..."

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Destiny 2 Kicks Off 'Faction Rallies' Next Week

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 21, 2017 4:40pm PDT

Those that have completed the Destiny 2 campaign will be asked to choose a side next week.


"Should be kicking off the PC release *grumble* *grumble* *grumble* *grumble* bullshit *grumble* ..."

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Destiny 2 Review: Light Bright

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 20, 2017 2:00pm PDT

Does the Traveler's Light shine brightly on Destiny 2, Activision and Bungie's sequel to their 2014 MMO shooter? Our review.


Call of Duty: WW2 will get PC Open Multiplayer Beta in Two Weeks

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 14, 2017 5:55pm PDT

Unlike the console private beta, the Call of Duty: WWII PC multiplayer beta will be open to all Steam users.


"Ugh I won't be home... Might be worth bringing my desktop with me for the weekend lol. The ..."

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Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown Promises Destiny 2 End Zone Celebration for Sunday

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 07, 2017 5:45pm PDT

It's time for some football and Antonio Brown is ready to pay tribute to Destiny 2.


Destiny 2 Director Addresses Shader Microtransactions

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 07, 2017 1:30pm PDT

Destiny 2 has drawn the ire of fans for some of its microtransactions and Game Director Luke Smith has gone on Twitter in hopes of calming the storm.


"Nah, they'd just stop making it altogether if they couldn't get hundreds to thousands of dollars ..."

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Destiny 2 in-game Clan features delayed 'several days'

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 06, 2017 9:05am PDT

Destiny 2 has launched, but not every feature is ready to go.


Destiny 2 to Get Battle.net Region Locking Familiar in Blizzard Games

By John Keefer, Aug 29, 2017 9:05am PDT

Players will be tied to the region of their Battle.net ID, although it can be changed in a pull-down menu in the launcher before the game starts.


Destiny 2 Launch Trailer Shows All Out War With the Red Legion

By John Keefer, Aug 21, 2017 1:20pm PDT

The plan is to get up close to Ghaul, put a bullet in his head and be back in time for a sandwich. Group hug!