Destiny House of Wolves Release Date

Destiny’s House of Wolves expansion launches on May 19th – watch the first trailer

By on April 13, 2015 at 7:05 PM.

Destiny’s House of Wolves expansion launches on May 19th – watch the first trailer

Eight months after Destiny’s debut, the second expansion finally has a release date. On Monday, Bungie published a CG trailer for House of Wolves, the expansion that will send any Guardians still immersed in the worlds of Destiny to The Reef, a location that players have been dying to explore since it first appeared in the campaign.

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PS4 Share Play Delete Data

Only use PS4’s Share Play with people you trust – here’s why

By on February 20, 2015 at 3:40 PM.

Only use PS4’s Share Play with people you trust – here’s why

Share Play is one of the most interesting features on the PlayStation 4. If you’ve never used it, Share Play allows you to hand over control of your game to another player over the Internet. You’ll still see the game on your TV, but another player will be running, jumping, shooting and climbing.

Unfortunately, that player might also be irreversibly erasing your progress too. More →

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Destiny Free Trial for Xbox One and PS4

You can now play Destiny for free, and save your progress for when you purchase it

By on November 19, 2014 at 9:00 PM.

You can now play Destiny for free, and save your progress for when you purchase it

Destiny has been a big success so far, at least when it comes to overall sales, but that doesn’t mean Bungie is happy with the number of copies it has sold to date. The company is now letting curious players who aren’t sure whether they should spend $60 on Destiny try the game free of charge. Even more interesting, the free trial includes the option for gamers to save their progress and continue the game from where they left off as soon as they purchase the full game. More →

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Destiny The Dark Below Expansion

Destiny’s first expansion brings a ton of new content to the popular shooter on December 9th

By on October 29, 2014 at 8:30 PM.

Destiny’s first expansion brings a ton of new content to the popular shooter on December 9th

On Wednesday, Activision and Bungie finally announced an official release date for Destiny’s first major expansion, The Dark Below. The paid DLC will be available on December 9th, bringing new weapons, gear, missions, multiplayer maps and a higher level cap to the immensely popular first-person shooter. More →

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Bungie Destiny Fixes Incoming

Bungie vows to fix all the annoying things you hate about Destiny

By on September 25, 2014 at 4:40 PM.

Bungie vows to fix all the annoying things you hate about Destiny

Bungie hears you loud and clear: Destiny isn’t perfect. In fact, Destiny is far from perfect, but now that the game been released to the public, all that Bungie can do is fine-tune the final product until it stops making everyone angry. On Thursday, the Destiny development team took to Bungie’s website to discuss all the issues that been irritating and mystifying players over the past two weeks, from the infamous “Loot Cave” to the endless health bars of the bosses. More →

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Review
Destiny Review

Destiny review: Lonely planets

By on September 15, 2014 at 4:40 PM.

Destiny review: Lonely planets

Destiny is one of the most high-concept releases to ever reach home consoles. Combining some of the most beloved elements of massively-multiplayer online games with the pedigree of one of the most heralded FPS developers of the past decade, it was nearly impossible to imagine a reality where Destiny didn’t live up to the hype. But that’s the reality we live in. More →

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Preview
Destiny First Impressions

Destiny first impressions: Blinded by the hype

By on September 9, 2014 at 5:45 PM.

Destiny first impressions: Blinded by the hype

I’m glad that I invested some time into the alpha and beta tests of Destiny, because I know I would have been disappointed with the game otherwise. Destiny isn’t what I expected. I don’t know if it’s what I was promised, but the ideas are spread so thin that it only seems to scratch the surface of what I’ve come to expect from an MMO, a shooter or even a Bungie title. But I think I’m enjoying it regardless. More →

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Destiny PS4 Live Stream

BGR plays Destiny live starting at 5:30 p.m. ET – watch right here!

By on September 8, 2014 at 5:15 PM.

BGR plays Destiny live starting at 5:30 p.m. ET – watch right here!

The biggest game of September has finally arrived. We got our hands on Destiny, so we’re going to stream for a little while to give you a taste of what you have to look forward to when the game launches at midnight. You can find the Twitch stream below, but this is our first stream, so please forgive any egregious technical difficulties. We’ll try to keep them to a minimum. More →

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Clever Destiny Xbox One Ad

Microsoft finds a hilarious way to market a game you’re not supposed to know is coming to Xbox One

By on September 5, 2014 at 12:24 PM.

Microsoft finds a hilarious way to market a game you’re not supposed to know is coming to Xbox One

Unless you’ve been paying close attention, you might be convinced that Destiny is a PlayStation 4 exclusive. This couldn’t be further from the truth — in fact, Bungie’s highly anticipated FPS is launching on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One next week, but because of an advertising deal between Activision and Sony, Microsoft has been prohibited from promoting the game for its consoles. But rather than accept its fate, Microsoft has found a clever way to let everyone know that Destiny will be coming out on Xbox One as well. More →

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Destiny Planet View Google Maps

Explore Destiny’s incredible virtual worlds using a cool new Google Maps-style tool

By on September 2, 2014 at 3:10 PM.

Explore Destiny’s incredible virtual worlds using a cool new Google Maps-style tool

There are several notable game releases this month, such as Disney Infinity 2.0 and Hyrule Warriors, but none have received more buzz than Bungie’s massively multiplayer first-person shooter, Destiny. Activision, the game’s publisher, has spared no expense when it comes to marketing Destiny — a stroll through Times Square might be the most prominent evidence of this. Now Destiny is taking a page from Google Maps for a unique experiment that will allow fans to explore the worlds of Destiny before it launches. More →

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Destiny Beta All Access

Everyone is now invited to play the Destiny beta

By on July 25, 2014 at 9:05 PM.

Everyone is now invited to play the Destiny beta

If you somehow missed out on all the code giveaways and couldn’t bring yourself to preorder the game, you’re in luck — the Destiny beta is now open to anyone with a active subscription on Xbox Live Gold or PlayStation Plus as of 4pm PDT on Thursday. Bungie is basically conducting a stress test over the weekend by allowing everyone to join in the beta, so don’t be surprised if there are some issues on Friday night after everyone gets off work. The beta was already taken offline for an extended period of time earlier in the week for maintenance though, so hopefully the servers are prepared for a massive influx of Guardians. More →

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Destiny Beta Codes

Giveaway: 5 codes for the Destiny beta – Act fast, they won’t last long!

By on July 17, 2014 at 2:02 PM.

Giveaway: 5 codes for the Destiny beta – Act fast, they won’t last long!

As of 1pm ET on July 17th, the public beta for Destiny is officially live on the PS3 and PS4. In order to get in, you need to preorder Destiny from a participating retailer, but we managed to get our hands on a few extra codes for those of you with quick fingers. Each code will need to be entered on Bungie.net, where you will be able to decide which platform you want to play on. You should then receive three codes for your chosen console, which you can with as you please. Keep in mind that although the beta is live on PlayStation consoles, Xbox 360 and Xbox One owners will have to wait until July 23rd to join in on the fun. More →

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Destiny Beta Details Leak

Leak reveals key details about Destiny, Bungie’s incredible looking new game

By on July 14, 2014 at 6:10 PM.

Leak reveals key details about Destiny, Bungie’s incredible looking new game

We got a pretty good taste of what’s to come from Bungie’s new massively multiplayer shooter during the Destiny First-Look Alpha, but the public beta will reportedly feature even more for gamers. A Reddit user uploaded an image over the weekend which appears to reveal key details about the beta, including all the content that players can look forward to when it launches later this week. More →

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