Destiny News


Original Destiny loot cave offers a spooky experience now

By Daniel Perez, Oct 15, 2014 10:00am PDT

The first loot cave now offers a pretty creepy experience if you happen to visit it.


Destiny 1.0.2 patch now available to improve engram system

By Daniel Perez, Oct 01, 2014 12:50pm PDT

The legendary 1.0.2 patch for Destiny is now available which brings changes to the game's engram system among other things.


Opinion: How Destiny can fix its end-game

By Steve Watts, Oct 01, 2014 11:25am PDT

Bungie has started to take steps in the right direction by listening to fan feedback on Destiny, but the core gameplay loop at the endgame is still fundamentally broken. Here's how they can fix it.


"So what is the incentive to play it now? It seems like I should just put Destiny of the shelf ..."

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Destiny: What to do when you're at max level

By Nathaniel Hohl, Sep 29, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Like any good MMO, Destiny's appeal doesn't run out once a player reaches the maximum character level of 20. Here are five different activities Destiny players can participate in after hitting the level cap.


"Again - your opinion, just because you think it's a half broken game doesn't mean everyone else ..."

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Exploring a Destiny 'loot farm' on Venus

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 29, 2014 10:30am PDT

Loot farms are getting harder to come by in Destiny. Luckily, Rumpo has a place for you to go.


"I think it's 50 of spirit bloom, helium, etc, exchanged for 4 vanguard marks. There are far more ..."

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PlayStation 4 Destiny Bundle contest from Sony and Taco Bell

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2014 7:30am PDT

Like to "live mas"? Then you could very well walk away with a Limited Edition PlayStation 4 Destiny Bundle if you do.


"Yea, I still say we should have gotten White Castle breakfast that morning. Either way Hot Rods ..."

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Report: Destiny DLC expansion packs exposed in strange bug [Update: Bungie responds]

By Daniel Perez, Sep 29, 2014 7:00am PDT

A weird bug has been discovered that unveils all of the previously announced expansion packs for Destiny as well as their locations.


"I tried to like the game and it was enjoyable until I hit the grind and then it turned into a ..."

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Destiny Guide: Surviving the Crucible

By Shack Staff, Sep 27, 2014 4:00am PDT

Use these quick tidbits of knowledge to stay ahead of the enemy.


Destiny Guide: Choosing a Faction

By Shack Staff, Sep 27, 2014 3:00am PDT

The how to of earning reputation and crucible marks for your chosen Faction


"and just like you divorced your wife in the Sims 4 last night, you’re more than welcome to ..."

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Destiny Guide: What are Grimoire Cards?

By Shack Staff, Sep 27, 2014 2:00am PDT

Learn what Grimoire Cards are, what they do, and how to obtain more.


Destiny Guide: All the Dead Ghost Locations, Scoring Ghost Hunter

By Shack Staff, Sep 27, 2014 1:00am PDT

Earn the Ghost Hunter trophy, and find all 62 dead Ghosts scattered across Earth, Venus, Mars and the Moon.


Destiny 'loot cave' lives on in another location

By Daniel Perez, Sep 26, 2014 9:40pm PDT

A new loot cave has been discovered in Destiny, but keep it on the down low so Bungie doesn't close it up, too.


"I have a hard time caring until I can play this game with a mouse and keyboard as God intended."

- LanikTNT see all 19 comments

Destiny 1.0.2 patch adding Engram changes

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 26, 2014 2:45pm PDT

Bungie is making some changes to Engrams you encounter with next week's scheduled patch.


"Because after the patch purple engrams would produce better items more consistently. Versus if ..."

- Peanut Fox see all 17 comments

Destiny 'loot cave' is no more

By Daniel Perez, Sep 25, 2014 12:05pm PDT

RIP Destiny's "loot cave." We had some good times.


"how about the man with the briefcase changes his name to "the man with the twink" now.... i'm ..."

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Shack Reels: Destiny's Intellect, Discipline, and Strength explained

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 24, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Rumpo explains the merits of Intellect, Discipline, and Strength in his latest look at Destiny.


"You also find gear that says it buffs int/disc/str but then you have weapon upgrades that buff ..."

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