News items tagged with bungie

Destiny 2 Replacing Nightfall Strike Timer

Destiny 2 Replacing Nightfall Strike Timer

Although developer Bungie hoped to do something new with the Nightfall Strikes in Destiny 2, the reception to the timer mechanic has been fairly negative. Luckily, those frustrations will soon be a...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 January 2018
Destiny 2: Xur Breakdown for January 12-15

Destiny 2: Xur Breakdown for January 12-15

Xur is back for Destiny 2 players to spend their Legendary Shards on a selection of exotic armor, a unique exotic weapon, and a few special Xur-only consumables. The Agent of the Nine is a somewhat...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 January 2018
Destiny 2 is Adding Masterwork Armor and More Raid Loot

Destiny 2 is Adding Masterwork Armor and More Raid Loot

Bungie detailed a list of changes coming to the rewards system in Destiny 2 in a developer update today. Much like the previous developer update, this one was broken down into when certain aspects...

By Patrick Kirk on 14 January 2018
Destiny 2 Spring Update Adds PvP Ranks, 6v6 Playlists

Destiny 2 Spring Update Adds PvP Ranks, 6v6 Playlists

Ranked play for Destiny 2 has finally been given a launch window. The long-awaited (and long-promised) ranking feature for the PvP side of Bungie’s sci-fi shooter will make its debut this spring al...

By Weston Albert on 14 January 2018
Destiny 2 Details Major Changes for Eververse

Destiny 2 Details Major Changes for Eververse

With Destiny 2 developer Bungie back in the office, it was finally time for the team to address player concerns and improvements to the game. In a very lengthy post, director Christopher Barrett ga...

By Anthony Taormina on 14 January 2018
Destiny 2: Bungie Confirms Return of Crimson Days

Destiny 2: Bungie Confirms Return of Crimson Days

Although Destiny 2‘s The Dawning event is not over just yet, fans of the science fiction shooter already have their eyes on the horizon, as many Guardians have been speculating that the holiday-the...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 January 2018
New Destiny 2 Crimson Days Details Leak

New Destiny 2 Crimson Days Details Leak

Today, the Bungie Community Manager known as “Cozmo23” officially revealed that Crimson Days will return in the video game developer’s second entry of its science fiction shooter series, Destiny 2....

By Kyle Sledge on 12 January 2018
Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Jan 9, 2018

Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Jan 9, 2018

While winter remains across the landscape of Destiny 2, its annual holiday event called The Dawning has finally come to an end. With Bungie back at work after a holiday break, the team is preparing...

By Derek Nichols on 12 January 2018
Destiny 2 Bringing Back Crimson Days Event

Destiny 2 Bringing Back Crimson Days Event

Destiny 2’s Dawning event may not yet be over, but it appears that the multiplayer shooter is preparing for its next holiday-themed activity. According to a data mine of the Destiny 2 files, the Cr...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 January 2018
Destiny 2 Fan Makes Red Dwarf with 3D Printer

Destiny 2 Fan Makes Red Dwarf with 3D Printer

Although Bungie has been in hot water for quite some time with Destiny 2 fans over the way the game has been handled post launch, the science fiction shooter’s popularity with some folks continues...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 January 2018
Call of Duty, Destiny 2 Top PS4 Downloads for 2017

Call of Duty, Destiny 2 Top PS4 Downloads for 2017

As if it need to be said, both Call of Duty: WW2 and Destiny 2 were two of the most highly anticipated games to launch last year, with first-person shooter fans showing up in droves to play the tit...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 January 2018
Destiny 2 Rebooted Midway Through Active Development

Destiny 2 Rebooted Midway Through Active Development

After launching back in September to glowing impressions and reviews, the shine has come off of Destiny 2 a bit. While fans were generally happy to see the inclusion of a stronger story, cutscenes,...

By Derek Nichols on 08 January 2018
Wrestler Cosplays as New Destiny 2 Character

Wrestler Cosplays as New Destiny 2 Character

On January 4, New Japan Pro Wrestling hosted its annual Wrestle Kingdom event at the Tokyo Dome. One of the biggest matches on the card was between Bullet Club member Kenny Omega and legendary wres...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 January 2018
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headlines and leaving their mark on the medium. Despite what many may...

By Riley Little on 08 January 2018
Destiny 2 Fan Builds LEGO Replica of D.A.R.C.I.

Destiny 2 Fan Builds LEGO Replica of D.A.R.C.I.

If fans are going to consider Destiny 2 as one of the best shooter games of 2017, then it stands to reason that newcomers to the sequel of Bungie’s 2014 release not only will encounter top-notch sh...

By Kyle Sledge on 08 January 2018
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sor...

By Rob Keyes on 08 January 2018
Destiny 2: Iron Banner, Faction Rallies Re-Open to All

Destiny 2: Iron Banner, Faction Rallies Re-Open to All

Following Destiny 2‘s launch back in September 2017, Bungie caught a lot of flak from fans when it chose to implement a content lockout for Iron Banner and Faction Rallies if players lacked the gam...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2018
Destiny 2 Servers Going Down for Maintenance Tomorrow

Destiny 2 Servers Going Down for Maintenance Tomorrow

Plenty of Guardians are still patiently waiting for Bungie’s address regarding Destiny 2‘s Eververse controversy, but the video game developer still remains mum on the matter. Nevertheless, the stu...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2018
Destiny 2: Bungie Offers Brief Studio Update

Destiny 2: Bungie Offers Brief Studio Update

While Destiny 2 fans continue their lament of the Eververse, Bungie’s team has begun to make their way back to the studio after a long holiday stretch to work on the road ahead for the science fict...

By Kyle Sledge on 07 January 2018
Destiny 2 Eververse Served as a Content Stop Gap

Destiny 2 Eververse Served as a Content Stop Gap

After its introduction into Destiny 1, the microtransaction store known as Eververse has been a very divisive element for the fanbase. Things have only escalated in the past few months with Destiny...

By Derek Nichols on 07 January 2018
Destiny 2 Changes Nightfall Strike to Fix Clan Issue

Destiny 2 Changes Nightfall Strike to Fix Clan Issue

Though Destiny 2 is scheduled for maintenance today, taking the servers offline in order to apply a hot fix, Bungie appears to have also made a quick update to one of the milestones for this week....

By Derek Nichols on 06 January 2018
Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Jan 2, 2018

Destiny 2 Weekly Reset: New Content For Jan 2, 2018

The final week of Destiny 2’s annual winter event known as The Dawning has begun. With a new year also here, players have begun to wonder what’s next for Destiny 2. The game was never in short supp...

By Derek Nichols on 06 January 2018
Will Destiny Soon Automatically Dismantle Green Items?

Will Destiny Soon Automatically Dismantle Green Items?

Destiny is likely to get a feature in its next update that will allow players to set any Uncommon item they pick up to be automatically dismantled into materials. Destiny will be getting its next...

By Weston Albert on 04 January 2018
Destiny 2 Forums Overrun with Remove Eververse Posts

Destiny 2 Forums Overrun with Remove Eververse Posts

A number of Destiny 2 players are upset with how Eververse works in the game, and they’re taking their fight to the official Destiny 2 forums, flooding it with post after post calling for Eververse...

By Weston Albert on 04 January 2018
Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor and Weapon Breakdown

Destiny 2: Xur Exotic Armor and Weapon Breakdown

It’s the last Xur appearance in Destiny 2 before Christmas, which means an opportunity to add to your exotic armor and weapon collection. But will the Agent of the Nine have anything good for sale...

By Anthony Taormina on 04 January 2018
Destiny Server Issues Resolved On All Platforms

Destiny Server Issues Resolved On All Platforms

Following a spate of server issues after Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s launch, Bungie announces that each of the problems have received a working resolution across all platforms. When Guardians on PlaySt...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Gjallarwing's Hidden Easter Egg

Destiny: Rise of Iron Gjallarwing's Hidden Easter Egg

The new Gjallarwing Sparrow within video game developer Bungie’s Destiny: Rise of Iron contains a small, but fun Easter egg capable of making Guardians howl with delight. With Bungie having finally...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Hilarious Easter Egg Discovered in New Destiny Raid

Hilarious Easter Egg Discovered in New Destiny Raid

Fans have found an Easter egg in the Wrath of the Machine raid, consisting of the return of an old enemy that was an inside joke in the Destiny community during Year 1. It has only been a day since...

By Weston Albert on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: New Nightfall Strike Modifiers & Quests

Destiny Guide: New Nightfall Strike Modifiers & Quests

This week’s Destiny weekly reset provides more content than ever due to the recent release of Rise of Iron, and here are all the details you need to know. Before the release of Rise of Iron, weekly...

By Curt Hutson on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: Sing the Iron Song Achievement Guide

Destiny Guide: Sing the Iron Song Achievement Guide

Destiny: Rise of Iron holds many secrets for players to discover, and thanks to a number of fans on Reddit, a secret achievement has been revealed. Here’s how to unlock it. It’s well known that th...

By Derek Nichols on 03 January 2018
Destiny Previews Changes to How Silver Dust Works

Destiny Previews Changes to How Silver Dust Works

The economy of Silver Dust, the new material added in the Rise of Iron expansion, will be getting some changes very soon based on feedback from the game’s fans. Silver Dust is a new form of currenc...

By Weston Albert on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: What Swords Reflect with New Artifact

Destiny Guide: What Swords Reflect with New Artifact

Don’t miss a full breakdown of everything swords can reflect with the newly added artifact Memory of Radegast, including supers, grenades, weapons, and more. Destiny: Rise of Iron revamped artifact...

By Weston Albert on 03 January 2018
Should Destiny: Rise of Iron Buff Skeleton Key Drops?

Should Destiny: Rise of Iron Buff Skeleton Key Drops?

Skeleton key drop rates in Destiny: Rise of Iron are much lower than the strike-specific loot drop rates in Year 2. Is this by design or should Bungie increase skeleton key drops? Over the course o...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Destiny Dev Issuing Console Bans to Known Cheaters

Bungie drops the hammer on players suspected of repeatedly cheating in Destiny, issuing bans for entire consoles instead of just the player’s online account. Some of today’s most beloved video game...

By Jason Gallagher on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Nemesis Star Machine Gun Gameplay

Destiny: Rise of Iron Nemesis Star Machine Gun Gameplay

Destiny: Rise of Iron has just launched with a myriad of exotic weapons, but to really shred enemies to teeny tiny pieces, the Nemesis Star machine gun will do the trick nicely. The new Nemesis St...

By Curt Hutson on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: How to Get SIVA Offerings

Destiny Guide: How to Get SIVA Offerings

Much like Court of Oryx, Archon’s Forge is the new arena-based public event for Destiny players to enjoy with their Rise of Iron expansion. It’s a great source of loot, can offer a challenge, and i...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Thorn Exotic Quest Guide

Destiny: Rise of Iron Thorn Exotic Quest Guide

The exotic hand cannon, Thorn, is back in Destiny Year 3. Here’s the complete guide on how to earn the infamous weapon, which will be familiar to those who did it in Year 1. Destiny: Rise of Iron i...

By Weston Albert on 03 January 2018
Destiny 2 Leak Reveals Second Raid Lair Details

Destiny 2 Leak Reveals Second Raid Lair Details

This week, Destiny 2 launched its new Dawning holiday event, which is mostly focused on cosmetics from Eververse and the return of the Mayhem mode. But it also brought with it a backend update to D...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Siva Clusters

Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Siva Clusters

This guide helps Destiny: Rise of Iron players track down all of the dormant SIVA Cluster collectibles and unlock the new Grimoire cards released in the expansion. Destiny: Rise of Iron has arrived...

By Denny Connolly on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Iron Medallions

Destiny Guide: Where to Find All Iron Medallions

Check out this helpful guide in order to ensure the swift discovery of each and every Iron Medallion within Destiny‘s expansion known as Rise of Iron. As many Guardians are more than likely aware,...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: How To Start Rise of Iron Content

Destiny Guide: How To Start Rise of Iron Content

Destiny: Rise of Iron finally launches, but before players can start to ascend Felwinter Peak, here are the things that need to be done before accessing the content. Today is the day many Destiny...

By Derek Nichols on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: How to Beat Aksis in Rise of Iron Raid

Destiny Guide: How to Beat Aksis in Rise of Iron Raid

By now most Destiny players are likely familiar with the Wrath of the Machine raid, the newest endgame experience added to Bungie’s popular shooter. However, while those people may know the “death...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny: New Raid Boss Beat By Only Two Players

Destiny: New Raid Boss Beat By Only Two Players

Using expert tactics and communication, two players successfully take down Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s new raid boss, Aksis Archon Prime, in under 15 minutes. While some Destiny players are still worki...

By Boston Blake on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Wretched Eye Strike Guide

Destiny: Wretched Eye Strike Guide

The Nightfall Strike this week can be brutal, but follow this Destiny: Rise of Iron guide for tips on how to quickly and easily beat Kovik in the Wretched Eye strike. Destiny: Rise of Iron has fina...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny's Trials of Osiris Returns

Destiny's Trials of Osiris Returns

As promised, Destiny‘s most competitive PvP event makes its return on September 30, two weeks after the launch of the game’s fall expansion Rise of Iron. Most Destiny players have finished all the...

By Weston Albert on 03 January 2018
Destiny 2: How to Hit Power Level 335 Fast

Destiny 2: How to Hit Power Level 335 Fast

Whenever Bungie releases a new DLC or expansion for Destiny (or Destiny 2), there are a few things that hardcore players must do. They must try to collect every worthwhile piece of gear, including...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny 2 Won't Fix Nova Bomb Bug Before Dawning Ends

Destiny 2 Won't Fix Nova Bomb Bug Before Dawning Ends

Over the past few weeks, bugs and glitches have been a consistent thorn in the side of Destiny 2 players. Even though Bungie has been diligently working to fix many of the game’s shortcomings throu...

By Derek Nichols on 03 January 2018
Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

Shadow of Mordor Wins Game of the Year at GDC

The response to Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor must be exactly what Warner Bros. and Monolith wanted. The action adventure title, which has gained comparisons to the Assassin’s Creed series, has...

By Rob Gordon on 03 January 2018
Destiny 2: How to Get Bright Dust for Dawning Items

Destiny 2: How to Get Bright Dust for Dawning Items

The wintery event known as The Dawning has finally descended on The Tower social space in Destiny 2. The seasonal event is bringing new content with it including the fan favorite Crucible mode call...

By Derek Nichols on 03 January 2018
Destiny's New Raid Beat By Only 3 Players

Destiny's New Raid Beat By Only 3 Players

The Legend Himself clan continues to live up to the title, this time beating Destiny Rise of Iron‘s brand new Wrath of the Machine raid with only three people. Most Destiny players have likely hear...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny Guide: How to Get Year 3 Gjallarhorn

Destiny Guide: How to Get Year 3 Gjallarhorn

There has been some confusion among Destiny players, but this guide should clear up any questions about how to obtain the Year 3 Gjallarhorn in Rise of Iron. When Destiny developer Bungie first rev...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny Skeleton Keys Guide

Destiny Skeleton Keys Guide

Less than a week ago Bungie introduced players to Destiny: Rise of Iron, the first major expansion for the shooter in a year. The DLC add-on brought with it a ton of new content, a new raid, and mo...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny: The Dawning Event

Destiny: The Dawning Event

Destiny‘s holiday event is called ‘The Dawning’ and in addition to the return of Sparrow Racing League, Bungie is adding strike scoring, new gear, and more. When Destiny developer Bungie first tea...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Should Destiny 2 Be A Full Reset?

Should Destiny 2 Be A Full Reset?

Destiny 2 faces a tough problem: How to welcome new players who might not have seen the game, while also satisfying veteran players who have invested hundreds of hours. Although much of the attent...

By Anthony Taormina on 03 January 2018
Destiny 2 Fan Makes Their Own Infinite Forest

Destiny 2 Fan Makes Their Own Infinite Forest

It’s no major secret that Destiny 2 has caught a lot of flak since its release in September of last year, with many fans vowing not to return to the sci-fi shooter until Bungie addresses the player...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Light Level for the New Rise of Iron Raid

Destiny: Light Level for the New Rise of Iron Raid

Bungie reveals the recommended Light Level for Guardians to have before taking on the new Wrath of the Machine raid in Destiny‘s Rise of Iron expansion. With Destiny‘s Rise of Iron releasing in les...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

Destiny: Rise of Iron Server Issues

As Bungie investigates ongoing server issues with Destiny following the release of the game’s Rise of Iron expansion, the studio implements a sign-in queue. As one of the biggest new IP of all time...

By Dalton Cooper on 02 January 2018
Destiny 2 Also Has a Glimmer Farming Cap

Destiny 2 Also Has a Glimmer Farming Cap

In Destiny 2 the currency “Glimmer” can be spent on a variety of things including new weapons, new ships, new mods, and equipping shaders. It’s why players try to discover Glimmer farming methods t...

By Jasmine Henry on 02 January 2018
Destiny: Rise of Iron Exotic Weapons Revealed

Destiny: Rise of Iron Exotic Weapons Revealed

The full list of unclassified exotic weapons for Destiny: Rise of Iron has been revealed, including details about a mysterious exotic weapon called Young Wolf’s Howl. This is it. With less than 24...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 December 2017