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News: Destiny Patch 2.1.1 Invites You to Partner Up on PS4

Destiny Patch 2.1.1 Invites You to Partner Up on PS4

Love lost

Destiny's February update is available to download now on PlayStation 4 - but unless you're looking forward to this month's Crimson Days event, there's not much to really get excited about. Patch 2.1.1 introduces the new two-on-two competitive multiplayer mode, which begins today and ends on the 16th February. The event requires you to...

News: Activision Denies Ammo Microtransactions in Destiny

Activision Denies Ammo Microtransactions in Destiny

Welcome to the circus

Well that was a pretty short-lived rumour. As we reported earlier today, unnamed sources had apparently told VG247 that more microtransactions were coming to Destiny. In this case, you'd soon be able to buy ammo synthesis packs with real money. Needless to say, a lot of Guardians weren't too happy to hear about this potential...

Rumour: Destiny Is Getting More Microtransactions

Destiny Is Getting More Microtransactions

Lock and load

Destiny's free-to-play future is looking more and more like an inevitability if this latest rumour is to be believed. According to VG247, brand new microtransactions will soon be worming their way into Bungie's shooter. Unnamed sources say that you'll be able to spend real money on ammo synthesis packs, which would provide an...

News: Watch as a Single Destiny Player Dominates Trials of Osiris Without Dying

Watch as a Single Destiny Player Dominates Trials of Osiris Without Dying

3 on 1? No problem

Trials of Osiris is essentially Destiny's most intense, hardcore player-versus-player mode. It pits two teams of three against each other in a battle to the death, and once a combatant is downed, they can only be revived by their allies. In other words, there isn't much room for error. Enter Ramblinnn, an immensely skilled...

News: Destiny Patch 2.1.0 Is Jetting onto PS4 Right Now

Destiny Patch 2.1.0 Is Jetting onto PS4 Right Now

Zip zip zoom

Guardians rejoice: the day has finally arrived. Destiny's latest patch buffs auto rifles (again), pulse rifles are getting nerfed, and Titan Sunbreaker subclass is being slapped down to Earth - or what's left of it, we suppose. Of course, it's not just about balance changes. Announced at Sony's PlayStation Experience 2015 press...

News: Destiny Takes Sunbreaker Titans Down a Peg While Boosting Other Subclasses

Destiny Takes Sunbreaker Titans Down a Peg While Boosting Other Subclasses

Titanic tweaks

Fans of Destiny's multiplayer Crucible knew that this was coming: Sunbreaker Titans are being swatted quite hard in the game's 2.1.0 patch, which is supposed to be launching next week. Ever since The Taken King released, Sunbreakers have been rampaging through the competitive portion of the game, their powerful super making them a...

News: Destiny Reloads with PS4 Patch 2.1.0 Next Week

Destiny Reloads with PS4 Patch 2.1.0 Next Week

Weapon balancing, new exotics, Titan tweaks, and more

It's fair to say that Destiny has dropped off for many players with the release of blockbusters like Star Wars: Battlefront and Fallout 4 invading their free time, but with the Bungie confirming that December's big patch is hitting next week, we're sure that the release will once again see a...

News: Here's All the Extra Stuff You Get From Referring a Friend in Destiny

Here's All the Extra Stuff You Get From Referring a Friend in Destiny

You dirty shill

So, what's the price of becoming a slave to the AAA gaming war machine that is Activision? According to Destiny, your undying loyalty to the brand can be bought with a couple of emotes, an emblem, a shader, a sword, and a sparrow. The question is: are you cheap enough? Jokes aside, Bungie's released a trailer that details exactly...

News: Destiny's Big December Update Adds Exotics and Tweaks Weapon Balance

Destiny's Big December Update Adds Exotics and Tweaks Weapon Balance

Please no, not the pulse rifles

Destiny's getting a reasonably large update in December, Bungie has revealed. The big news is that the developer will be bringing in two new exotic items, while also boosting a few bits and pieces from year one which haven't yet made the jump. Christmas may be coming early for all you hardcore Guardians. Don't get...

News: Destiny Continues to Grow with 25 Million Players

Destiny Continues to Grow with 25 Million Players

We're going to need more guns

Damn, that's a pretty hefty number isn't it? Activision has revealed that Destiny now has 25 million registered users, and on average, those Guardians are spending around three hours a day with the game. Guess those daily bounties and missions are doing their job, eh? Of course, even if you've only logged into the...

News: Destiny's Story Was Stitched Together Using Existing Assets in Less Than a Year

Destiny's Story Was Stitched Together Using Existing Assets in Less Than a Year

Surprise

Well who would have thunk it? According to a massive report from Kotaku's always informative Jason Schreier, Destiny as we know it was cobbled together in a very short space of time following the decision to scrap its original story. Sources say that upon showing Bungie's top brass a 'supercut' of the title's major plot points, the...