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Podcast: Episode 14 - The PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro

Episode 14 - The PS4 Slim and PS4 Pro

And is the Iron Price right?

A fictitious prize to whoever cites both references in that sub header! Anyway, we've got another bumper episode for you this week that comes to you with improved microphone quality on my end, for once. Huzzah! This episode, we catch up on all the latest new from the PlayStation Meeting and Tokyo Game Show. Plus, we...

Poll: What Do You Think of Destiny: Rise of Iron?

What Do You Think of Destiny: Rise of Iron?

Is it hot stuff?

Ah, trusty old Destiny - a game that's pretty much the perfect fodder for a Friday poll such as this. The shooter's latest expansion, Rise of Iron, launched earlier this week on PlayStation 4, and its brand new six-player Raid is releasing later today. Judging by the amount of buzz that the DLC has generated around the 'net, it's...

News: Bungie Teases Destiny: Rise of Iron Raid with New Trailer

Bungie Teases Destiny: Rise of Iron Raid with New Trailer

Not long to go

We hope that you've spent the last two days grinding for better gear in Destiny: Rise of Iron, because you're going to need it soon enough. The expansion's incoming six-player Raid, named Wrath of the Machine, goes live at 10:00AM PT / 18:00PM BST on the 23rd September, and Bungie's released a slick teaser trailer to remind you of...

Hands On: Destiny: Rise of Iron Seems Like Another Solid Expansion

Destiny: Rise of Iron Seems Like Another Solid Expansion

Bringing the fire

We've sunk about 10 hours into Destiny: Rise of Iron, and in that time, we've completed the main set of story quests, tackled several side objectives, and jumped about ten light levels. We've perused some super cool looking armour, glanced at a few tempting exotics, killed more Splicers than we care to count, and spent minutes at...

News: Rise of Iron Launch Leads to Destiny Server Issues

Rise of Iron Launch Leads to Destiny Server Issues

Heavy metal

Don't worry too much if you can't sign in to Destiny, because you're not the only one. The shooter's latest expansion, Rise of Iron, launched just a couple of hours ago, and it sounds as though the sheer amount of people jumping online has knocked the game's servers out of kilter. Apparently, players are being queued in order to help...

News: Destiny Down for 8 Hours of Maintenance Starting Now

Destiny Down for 8 Hours of Maintenance Starting Now

Going dark

We hope that you weren't planning on playing some Destiny tonight, as the servers are being taken down and prepped for the game's next update for eight whole hours, starting now. The title will be playable again at around 00:00AM BST / 16:00PM PT, but you'll obviously have to download the aforementioned patch before you can hop back...

Gamescom 2016: Private Multiplayer Matches Are Finally Coming to Destiny

Private Multiplayer Matches Are Finally Coming to Destiny

Get the gang together

Bungie has confirmed that private matches are heading to Destiny alongside Rise of Iron, the title's upcoming expansion. In other words, you'll be able to enjoy the shooter's Crucible modes without jumping online with strangers. Going by what the developer's said during its Gamescom livestream, you'll have full reign over how...

News: Destiny: Rise of Iron PS4 Exclusive Content Includes a Quest, a Ship, and a Map

Destiny: Rise of Iron PS4 Exclusive Content Includes a Quest, a Ship, and a Map

Deal?

That's not a bad looking ship, is it? Okay, so it's just a glorified loading screen, but still, it's easy on the eyes. It's also exclusive to the PlayStation 4 version of Destiny: Rise of Iron, for a time. Indeed, Bungie's revealed what the PlayStation Nation can expect from the upcoming expansion in terms of exclusive stuff. Naturally,...

News: Destiny: The Collection Launches Next Month on PS4, Includes Rise of Iron

Destiny: The Collection Launches Next Month on PS4, Includes Rise of Iron

All in one

It's confirmed folks: Destiny: The Collection is real and it's heading to PlayStation 4 on the 20th September - that's the same day that the game's upcoming expansion, Rise of Iron, launches. Naturally, this means that Rise of Iron will be included in the package, which will also house the base release, The Dark Below, House of Wolves,...

Soapbox: You Shouldn't Feel Bad for Liking Destiny

You Shouldn't Feel Bad for Liking Destiny

Rise of Iron looks to continue the love-hate relationship

With Rise of Iron details flooding the news yesterday, it made me stop and think about Destiny as a whole. We've all been there, I know, but I came to the conclusion that there's nothing wrong with being excited for the upcoming expansion – there's actually nothing wrong with liking...

News: 'The Future Is Bright' for Destiny, Says Bungie

'The Future Is Bright' for Destiny, Says Bungie

Studio teases big things to come

It's been a couple of weeks since we last wrote about Destiny, which has got to be some sort of record, right? All's been quiet on the sci-fi shooter's front, as most fans are waiting patiently for September's Rise of Iron expansion, but that hasn't stopped developer Bungie from hyping up "the future" of the game...

Soapbox: Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

Destiny's Grimoire Cards Are Pretty Awesome

A glimpse at what could have been

Destiny is famous for a lot of things, but a strong and structured storyline is most definitely not one of them. In fact, it's more renowned for telling you that it doesn't have time for a plot. I'm here to tell you that Destiny actually possesses potentially one of the deepest and most well thought out universes...

Weirdness: Okay, We Admit This Destiny Exotic Weapons Rap Is Way Better than Expected

Okay, We Admit This Destiny Exotic Weapons Rap Is Way Better than Expected

Rhymes of the exotic kind

We feel the need to apologise to YouTube user Duba. When we saw that our buddies over at Eurogamer had published a story on a Destiny rap video, we feared the absolute worst, but as it turns out, this is the perfect material for one of our rather uncommon Weirdness articles. Usually found rapping about what Xur's...