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How to prepare to meet your Destiny

By Steve Watts, Sep 08, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Destiny is going live at midnight, and we've outlined a few things you'll need to know before you jump into the skin of a Guardian.


"At least we get the "buy it this month and get all the preorder shit free!" thing."

- MacemanInTW see all 18 comments

Opinion: Why Destiny matters

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 08, 2014 10:00am PDT

A lot of eyes will be on Destiny when it releases tomorrow. And for good reason, because Destiny stands to affect a whole lot of people.


"My exact feelings....the game looks made with a cookie cuter, boring and generic, the only ..."

- Lobito see all 72 comments

Destiny becomes most pre-ordered new franchise ever

By Daniel Perez, Sep 08, 2014 8:25am PDT

Activision announced on the eve of Destiny's release it has become the most pre-ordered new video game franchise in history.


"The co-op was pretty cool, especially when other players would randomly drop in and out based on ..."

- Daniel_Perez see all 28 comments

Destiny Tower amazingly recreated in Minecraft

By Daniel Perez, Sep 08, 2014 6:50am PDT

The Destiny Tower has been accurately recreated in the Xbox version of Minecraft. Now all we need are Guardian skins!


Destiny team-up brings together Activision, Bungie and Red Bull

By Robert Workman, Sep 05, 2014 5:00pm PDT

The Air Force Elite Skydiving Team will make an appearance during the launch event in Bellevue this Monday night, as part of a special Red Bull promotion.


Destiny gets humorous fragrance-themed ad from Microsoft

By Robert Workman, Sep 05, 2014 4:30pm PDT

If it existed, you'd bet that we would smell Legend-ary.


"woff I couldn't even comprehend the stank inside that suit. sour swear and grunt viscera."

- thaperfectdrug see all 15 comments

Destiny gets killer upgrade deal for PS4/Xbox One

By Robert Workman, Sep 05, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Buy the previous generation versions digitally and you can score the current-gen ones for no extra charge.


"I do not have an Xbox so i was not sure if it worked the same as on the PS3/4 where you could ..."

- Twin--Sword see all 13 comments

Destiny PlayStation Vita Remote Play optimized prior to release

By Daniel Perez, Sep 05, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Bungie has tweaked the PS Vita's Remote Play feature so handheld gamers can actually compete with console players.


Destiny gets a new live-action trailer

By Robert Workman, Sep 04, 2014 11:30am PDT

It's time for players to Become Legend with an all-new trailer, and it's beautiful.


"Very nice. I like the light-hearted take. Choice of music is great as well. Bungie sets the ..."

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PlayStation-exclusive Destiny 'Dust Palace Strike' takes our butts to Mars

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2014 8:00am PDT

Get two of your favorite Guardians together to take on this PlayStation-exclusive Strike mission on Mars.


Destiny teases 'something is coming' later today

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2014 6:45am PDT

It looks like Bungie still has something important to tease for the upcoming launch of Destiny.


"No, but I already bought it on PS4. And I preordered it through PSN store so I'm not sure how ..."

- CyCo_PL see all 15 comments

Destiny 'Planet View' uses Google Maps for first-hand view

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2014 8:30am PDT

Bungie is giving future Guardians a first-hand look at some of the planets and moons you'll be able to explore in Destiny with Planet View.


"It really is. This is very well done. They are going all out for this game."

- Gwyndion see all 3 comments

Destiny's PlayStation-exclusive Exodus Blue map highlighted

By Daniel Perez, Sep 03, 2014 7:35am PDT

Future Guardians who plan on picking up the PlayStation version of Destiny can now get better acquianted with the exclusive Crucible PvP map, Blue Exodus.


Destiny servers located in a secret Vegas data center

By Daniel Perez, Sep 02, 2014 11:20am PDT

Bungie has prepared for Destiny's launch by building a top-secret data center somewhere in Las Vegas.


"It's underneath the bellagio fountain. Water cooled like a baller"

- RikiTiki2 see all 8 comments

Destiny community manager discusses competitive multiplayer and eSports

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Bungie community manager Eric Osborne took some time away from Gamescom to talk to Shacknews about Destiny's competitive multiplayer and whether it'll have any focus on the eSports front.


"It's Halo the MMO with a mild infection of Borderland-gunitis."

- LoioshDwaggie see all 3 comments