News items tagged with destiny

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

Destiny: Xur Location and Items

We have the early scoop on where to find the vendor Xur and what exotic armor and weapons he has available to Destiny players for the weekend of March 10th.

By Anthony Taormina on 10 March 2017
Destiny Patch Unintentionally Changes Perks Gamewide

Destiny Patch Unintentionally Changes Perks Gamewide

The latest Destiny weapon balance patch unintentionally changes how health regeneration perks work across the game instead of only affecting the targeted Bladedancer class. Destiny players...

By Weston Albert on 14 February 2017
Destiny's New Weapon Balance Patch is Live

Destiny's New Weapon Balance Patch is Live

Destiny’s new balancing patch makes changes to Special Ammo, weapons, and classes, and unintentionally changes how Health Regen perks work across the game. The latest Destiny patch, number...

By Weston Albert on 14 February 2017
Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

Xbox Countdown Sale Begins

The Xbox Countdown Sale begins, with discounts on the year’s biggest titles including Battlefield 1, Titanfall 2, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and more.

By Boston Blake on 27 December 2016
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 o...

By Weston Albert on 23 October 2016
Destiny Player Beats Aksis Solo

Destiny Player Beats Aksis Solo

After 8 weeks of trying and a light level boost from Heroic Mode, one Destiny player finally beats the Aksis boss fight in the Wrath of the Machine raid solo. After nearly 8 weeks since the...

By Anthony Taormina on 23 October 2016
Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Anime Opening Cinematic

Destiny Fan Creates Awesome Anime Opening Cinematic

A Destiny fan answers the question, “What would an anime opening look like for Destiny?” by cutting together a really spectacular spoof of common anime tropes. Destiny has been described by...

By Weston Albert on 21 October 2016
Destiny Mission May Hide Secrets, Bungie Dev Reveals

Destiny Mission May Hide Secrets, Bungie Dev Reveals

In a recent livestream, Bungie hints that Destiny: Rise of Iron may have a secret or two left for players to uncover including a mysterious code hidden on the PvP map, Last Exit. By now, pl...

By Derek Nichols on 13 October 2016
Destiny: The Best Subclasses for Wrath of the Machine

Destiny: The Best Subclasses for Wrath of the Machine

In order to conquer the challenges of Destiny‘s new raid, here are the most effective subclass builds for each of Wrath of the Machine’s boss encounters. Destiny‘s new raid, Wrath of the Ma...

By Weston Albert on 13 October 2016
Destiny Players Defeat Raid Boss Without Firing a Shot

Destiny Players Defeat Raid Boss Without Firing a Shot

A group of Destiny fans defeats Aksis, the final boss of the new Wrath of the Machine raid, without firing their guns and using only grenades and melee attacks. Destiny: Rise of Iron‘s raid...

By Weston Albert on 09 October 2016
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...

By Weston Albert on 05 October 2016
Destiny: Xur Location and Exotic Items for September 30

Destiny: Xur Location and Exotic Items for September 30

We have the early scoop on where to find the vendor Xur and what exotic armor and weapons he has available to Destiny players for the weekend of September 30th. Another week of Xur, and mos...

By Weston Albert on 30 September 2016
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...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 September 2016
Destiny Guide: How To Get to Site 6

Destiny Guide: How To Get to Site 6

The journey to Site 6 within the Plaguelands can be difficult, but follow this Destiny: Rise of Iron guide for directions on how to quickly and easily find it. The day many fans had been wa...

By Derek Nichols on 21 September 2016
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 o...

By Weston Albert on 21 September 2016
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...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 September 2016
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...

By Denny Connolly on 20 September 2016
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...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 September 2016
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 challeng...

By Anthony Taormina on 19 September 2016
World of Warcraft: Legion Has Destiny Easter Egg

World of Warcraft: Legion Has Destiny Easter Egg

Reddit user Merkwerk reveals that the upcoming World of Warcraft: Legion features a particular hooded vendor that longtime Destiny players will be very familiar with. The behemoth that is W...

By Derek Nichols on 23 July 2016
Halo 3: ODST Removes Destiny Easter Egg

Halo 3: ODST Removes Destiny Easter Egg

Owners of the ‘Halo: Master Chief Collection’ that now have access to a free copy of ‘Halo 3: ODST’, discover that a ‘Destiny’ easter egg has been removed from the game.

By Sarah Fields on 10 November 2015
D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

D.I.C.E. Awards Winners

Fantasy dominates the 18th D.I.C.E. Awards, with ‘Dragon Age: Inquisition’ and ‘Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor’ taking home a treasure trove of prizes.

By Rob Gordon on 11 November 2014
Destiny Fans Create Iron Banner Sword

Destiny Fans Create Iron Banner Sword

A couple Destiny fans on Reddit come up with an idea for a new weapon to add to the shared world shooter, concepting and rendering out the design in 3D. Destiny‘s monthly PvP event, Iron Banner, wrap...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
How The Division Is Separating Itself from Destiny

How The Division Is Separating Itself from Destiny

We chatted with Julian Gerighty, the associate creative director for The Division, about similarities being drawn between the game and the blockbuster Destiny. Now that Ubisoft’s The Division is firm...

By Riley Little on 30 November -1
Destiny Servers Are Down for Maintenance

Destiny Servers Are Down for Maintenance

Bungie announces maintenance for Destiny‘s servers, resulting in the first-person shooter to be down for a number of hours today ahead of next week’s Crimson Days event. Those trying to log on to Des...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Mass Effect: Andromeda Writer Joins Bungie

Mass Effect: Andromeda Writer Joins Bungie

Chris Schlerf, the lead writer for Mass Effect: Andromeda, has left BioWare to join Bungie, presumably to work on the studio’s popular Destiny franchise. Is the long-anticipated Mass Effect: A...

By Dalton Cooper on 30 November -1
Is The Division Fated to Repeat Destiny's Mistakes?

Is The Division Fated to Repeat Destiny's Mistakes?

With the The Division‘s beta right on the horizon, one writer wonders aloud whether or not the similarities between that title and Destiny will end after the beta releases. I’m going to start this by...

By Cody Gravelle on 30 November -1
Destiny Player Beats Strike Boss in Creative Way

Destiny Player Beats Strike Boss in Creative Way

A Destiny player creatively takes down one of this week’s Nightfall strike bosses solo, sending a Psion Flayer flying off the map with just one shot. Every week in Destiny, many of the activities res...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Bungie's New CEO is Pete Parsons

Bungie's New CEO is Pete Parsons

According to an official announcement from developer Bungie, the studio’s former Chief Operating Officer, Pete Parsons, is now its Chief Executive Officer. Bungie‘s Board of Directors has officially...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Destiny's New PlayStation Exclusive Weapon Revealed

Destiny's New PlayStation Exclusive Weapon Revealed

Developers for Bungie’s action-MMO Destiny reveal an exclusive weapon for the sci-fi shooter that will only be available to fans on PlayStation platforms. According to a tweet from the official PlayS...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Destiny Guide: Where to Find Specific Level 335 Gear

Destiny Guide: Where to Find Specific Level 335 Gear

Looking for a specific piece of loot in Destiny to finally hit the new 335 Light level cap? Check out this guide to see where to go and what to play to get it. The April Update, which debuted last mo...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie Explains Destiny Matchmaking Amid Controversy

Bungie’s senior multiplayer designer explains how Destiny‘s matchmaking system works after renewed chatter by the community that skill based matchmaking is back. The matchmaking system in Destiny is...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

Destiny: These are the Top Guns in Trials of Osiris

One Destiny fan compiles a list of the most used weapons (in each category) by the top Trials of Osiris players. Find out if your PvP favorites are as widely used by others. After nearly a year of co...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 November -1
Don't Miss this Destiny/Overwatch Mashup Video

Don't Miss this Destiny/Overwatch Mashup Video

With the growing popularity of videos spoofing Overwatch‘s signature Play of the Game, this video mashes up Play of the Game with some of Destiny‘s most memorable moments. Blizzard’s hero shooter, Ov...

By Weston Albert on 30 November -1
Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Destiny: Trials and Iron Banner to End on PS3, Xbox 360

Game developer Bungie officially announces that Trials of Osiris and Iron Banner Crucible matches will end on Destiny‘s PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 versions. As many fans of Destiny are probably awa...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 November -1
Enter Our Destiny: Rise of Iron Giveaway!

Enter Our Destiny: Rise of Iron Giveaway!

Game Rant is giving away two copies of Destiny: Rise of Iron! Two lucky winners (either a PS4 or Xbox One version) will be announced here once the contest is over! Game Rant is back with another con...

By Megan Youtkus on 30 November -1