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Destiny 2 Iron Banner end: Bungie confirm major PS4 and Xbox One reset news | Gaming | Entertainment

With the clock ticking down on this month’s Destiny 2 Iron Banner, Guardians have been given some news on the Token situation. The newly launched activity is set to end on Tuesday, October 17, 10am BST and will see the map Distant Shore join the rotation for all playlists following the reset. Unlike in Destiny 1, Iron Banner armour and weapon drops are not policed by a random drop system, but instead uses Tokens, much …

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Bungie made Destiny 2’s shaders and mods controversies worse than they needed to be

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube Two of Destiny 2’s biggest controversies to date have been the changes to its shader system, and the gameplay-affecting mods in its loot boxes. Both inspired a huge backlash when they were first discovered, but how much of this was due to the manner of this discovery, rather than its substance? With less than a fortnight until the game’s PC launch, we thought you might like to know if these …

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Destiny 2 update: Bungie confirm patch notes following PS4 and Xbox One server down time | Gaming | Entertainment

The new Destiny 2 update is now live to download on PS4 and Xbox One, following a shorter than first reported server down time period. Patch 1.0.3.1 focuses on a lot of post-launch housekeeping, providing fixes for a range of endgame activities and core gameplay features. Bungie have also warned that some consoles may display a different name for the update than the one listed above. Destiny 2 servers queues may also spring up after the …

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Destiny 2 Bungie Bounty REVEALED – But it’s bad news for Xbox One and UK players | Gaming | Entertainment

Destiny 2 fans can take part in the game’s first Bungie Bounty later tonight, although it’s bad news for Xbox One and UK players. Bungie Bounty gives players the chance to earn a special ‘Sign of Mutual Combat’ emblem by hunting down a specified target. The first Bungie Bounty is a Twitch streamer named Gigz. But unlike previous Bungie Bounties, Gigz won’t be alone. Instead he’ll be joined by a Fireteam that includes senior designers …

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Destiny 2 update: Bungie patch notes confirmed following PS4 and Xbox One server downtime | Gaming | Entertainment

A new Destiny 2 update is being released today by the development team, following a lengthy period of server downtime. While it appears that the game could be going live again ahead of schedule, all Guardians will need to to download Destiny 2’s latest patch. The new Destiny update 1.04 tackles some of the lingering issues affecting PS4 and Xbox One players, including changes to the UI and certain items. Bungie have also warned that …

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Destiny 2 review scores LIVE – Is Bungie sequel an improvement on PS4, Xbox One? | Gaming | Entertainment

Destiny 2’s Leviathan Raid and Trials of the Nine events are out now, which means review scores have finally started to appear in full. After a week of reviews in progress and without scores, sites like IGN and Gamespot have given their verdicts on Destiny 2. The general concensus is that Destiny 2 makes lots of quality of life improvements, but doesn’t reinvent the wheel. Gamespot – 8/10: “In true Destiny fashion, if you do …

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Bungie are removing a Destiny 2 gauntlet that “shares elements with a hate symbol”

Bungie have just revealed that they are removing a gauntlet from Destiny 2 that “shares elements with a hate symbol.” They say the similarities are not intentional, and they are working on the removal as quickly as they’re able. The gauntlet in question is the Road Complex AA1, which features lettering and a green color reminiscent of the ‘Kekistan’ flag, a symbol of some alt-right groups. Exactly what measures Bungie will take to remove the …

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Destiny 2 trailer: Live-action Bungie adventure debuts ahead of PS4 and Xbox One release | Gaming | Entertainment

Featuring The Beastie Boys – “Sabotage” the new Destiny 2 trailer was launched today following a teaser clip being released earlier this week. It shows a new group of Guardians as they take on the threat and the destruction of Earth’s Last City. Giving a rousing speech, Cayde 6 talks about the game’s main plot points, before riling up everyone to fight for the puppies. You can find the new Destiny 2 live-action trailer below, …

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Will Destiny 2 support 4K on Xbox One X? Bungie isn’t saying, yet

Destiny 2 made a considerable splash at E3 2017, and the popular loot ’em up shooter looks set to be one of this year’s biggest launches. Still, there remains a question mark over whether Destiny 2, which historically favors PlayStation users, will support the extra power found in the Xbox One X. At least for the time being, Bungie is reluctant to say. Sony has a pervasive (and likely expensive) marketing deal in place with …

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When does Destiny 2 beta end: PS4 and Xbox One details confirmed by Bungie | Gaming | Entertainment

The Destiny 2 beta has been extended by Bungie on PS4 and Xbox One, with the studio hoping to do more vital stress-testing before the game launches in September. Dubbing it Danger Day Two, it will be the final day of Destiny 2 Beta testing and Bungie have warned that players may be be kicked from activities much more often. Over in North America, the Destiny 2 beta has a 6pm PDT end time on …

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Destiny 2 Beta end time EXTENDED: Bungie let PS4 and Xbox One Guardians play till Tuesday

Bungie has announced that the Destiny 2 Open Beta has been extended by another two days and will now conclude on Tuesday 25th July at 6PM PDT, which is 2AM on Wednesday 26th in the UK. The message was relayed by the Bungie Help Twitter account, explaining that the decision to extend was soley down to allow for “additional service testing.” Bungie also warned that during these extra days for the Destiny 2 Beta fans …

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Destiny 2 doesn’t have raid matchmaking because Bungie want a “welcoming experience”

Subscribe to PCGamesN on YouTube If you play on PC, you’ve almost certainly had the experience of browsing a server list – whether it’s recently on any game with custom servers or a long time ago when it was the only option. That sort of experience is what has driven Bungie’s take on matchmaking – or how little there is – for Destiny 2. Until Destiny 2 comes out, check out what we think the …

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Destiny 2 beta: Bungie reveal PS4 and Xbox One release is old news ahead of open launch | Gaming | Entertainment

The Destiny 2 open beta kicks off tonight at around 6pm on PS4 and Xbox One. As the name suggests, Bungie are opening up their testing phase to everyone who fancies trying out the limited content. But for those who have already experienced both the PvP and PvE gameplay available, there’s a few crucial facts you should know. First of all, the version of Destiny 2 you are playing is old. As part of the …

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Destiny 2 beta secrets revealed as Bungie confirm PS4 and Xbox One changes | Gaming | Entertainment

But Destiny 2 players who already pre-ordered the game have had early access on PS4 since Tuesday, and for Xbox One gamers since yesterday. These Guardians have already managed to unearth a host of easter eggs and secrets, and will have a leg up on the players jumping in once the Destiny 2 open beta releases. One issue that already has been flagged up is the amount of Heavy Weapon ammo available in the PvE …

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Destiny 2 NEWS – Bungie gives fans BEST reason to buy PS4, Xbox One sequel | Gaming | Entertainment

Destiny fans have been given the best reason yet to pick up a copy of the sequel. Bungie has started building the hype ahead of the imminent Destiny 2 beta and the September release date on PS4 and Xbox One. Based on the latest comments coming out of Bungie, the Destiny 2 developer has heard the feedback and promised to right the wrongs of the original. Bungie is particularly focused on the story, which was …

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