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Destiny 2 update 1.08: Today’s patch for PS4 and Xbox One had some bad news | Gaming | Entertainment

UPDATE ONE: Following the launch of today’s Destiny 2 update, Bungie had some bad news about one of the game’s new activities. Trials of the Nine will not be kicking off this week or next, with the development team revealing that a recently found bug has rendered it unplayable. “As a follow-up to reported incidents of emote glitching in the Crucible, we are investigating a fix that we plan to deploy during the first week …

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New Destiny 2 Update Out Now On PS4 And Xbox One; Here Are The Patch Notes

With its scheduled maintenance concluded, Destiny 2’s servers are now back online. Coinciding with this, Bungie has released a new update for the game that primarily focuses on resolving some lingering issues. There are no major new features in update 1.0.5, which is out now on both PS4 (where it’s referred to as update 1.08) and Xbox One. But it does aim to ensure players no longer mistakenly lose their Raid keys. These are no longer removed …

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Destiny 2 servers DOWN: Offline times and update patch for PS4 and Xbox One maintenance | Gaming | Entertainment

Another period of Destiny 2 server maintenance is being held today by Bungie. The new work is being carried out over several hours and will leave Guardians unable to connect on PS4 or Xbox One. Bungie announced the new downtime this week, confirming that a new Destiny 2 update will be launched following maintenance. The development team have confirmed that the game may be unavailable for up to four hours, although things can change quickly. …

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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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Destiny 2 has become appointment gaming

Bungie has pulled off a rare feat in gaming: It has successfully turned its biggest franchise into appointment gaming. Hardcore Destiny 2 fans know when things are going to happen in the game, and they show up to enjoy the spoils. It’s always fun to see what Xur is selling on Friday morning. It’s a bummer that this week is such a snooze in that department. There’s still the weekend to look forward to, however, …

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Destiny 2 Update Finally Fixes Tower Crashes On PS4 And Xbox One

As promised, the latest batch of Destiny 2 server maintenance has brought with it a new update. Despite the fact that it contains only a single fix, it’s one that many players will be extremely happy to get their hands on. Update 1.0.3.2 is out now on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (which refers to the download as update 1.07). It’s quite small in size, but it deals with the longstanding issue of crashes …

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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 1.07: New PS4 and Xbox One patch as Iron Banner secrets are revealed | Gaming | Entertainment

The latest Destiny 2 patch arrived today on PS4 and Xbox One, but didn’t require everyone to log off the game. In past weeks, players have been forced off the Destiny 2 servers, sometimes for long periods. This Destiny 2 update was different though, and was really only launched to fix one big problem. Players on PS4 and Xbox One should no longer see their game crash when they try to load into The Tower. …

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Xbox One Games News: Destiny Update, Backwards Compatibility, Assassin’s Creed Origin deal

MICROSOFT Xbox One Games News: Destiny Update, Backwards Compatibility, Assassin’s Creed Origin deal Microsoft this week announced a fantastic new Xbox One S deal for any gamers not looking to plough their life savings into the Xbox One X coming next month. The seriously good value bundle also includes a copy of Ubisoft’s new Assassin’s Creed Origins game. These Bundles are available in both 500GB and 1TB, available October 27 on the same day as …

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Destiny 2 Update 1.0.3.1 Out Now On PS4 And Xbox One, Here Are The Patch Notes

Maintenance for Destiny 2 has ended sooner than expected, and the game is now back online. Bungie has also released a new hotfix update, version 1.0.3.1, which we first got a preview of last week. [Update: Although it should be fixed, some players are still not seeing the Raid Milestone. Bungie says if it isn’t displayed for you, the problem will be resolved following the next weekly reset.] As you can guess from the version …

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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 Faction Rallies End Today On PS4 And Xbox One

One of Destiny 2’s first major limited-time events, Faction Rallies, is nearly over. Although they will return again in the future, today marks the final day of this particular instance–and, thus, your last opportunity to earn Faction Rally rewards. Following its debut last week, the current Faction Rally event comes to an end with Destiny 2’s weekly reset on Tuesday, October 3. You have until then to continue partaking in activities that reward you with …

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Destiny 2 SERVERS DOWN – Game going offline AGAIN, leaving PS4, Xbox One unable to connect | Gaming | Entertainment

Destiny 2 is going offline again this week, as Bungie performs yet another lengthy bout of server maintenance. For the fourth week running, Destiny 2 fans won’t be able to login and play the game for an extended period of time on PS4 and Xbox One. Destiny 2 will be down from 4pm UK time, although players already logged in will be able to continue playing until 5pm. All players will be kicked out of the …

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Review: ‘Destiny 2’ (PS4) reduces the grind but its gears are transparent as ever | Entertainment

For the most part, the success of “Destiny 2” is as simple as the fact that Bungie increases the drip. I could play the “Halo” studio’s 2014 shooter for hours and raise the power level of my exotically masked Guardian next to none. I could run and triple-jump the same route five times to scavenge upgrade materials, I could patiently whittle away the health bars of five bullet sponge bosses, I could go back and …

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‘Destiny 2’ (PS4) review: The quest for purpose | Entertainment

For the most part, the success of “Destiny 2” is as simple as the fact that Bungie increases the drip. I could play the “Halo” studio’s 2014 shooter for hours and raise the power level of my exotically masked Guardian next to none. I could run and triple-jump the same route five times to scavenge upgrade materials, I could patiently whittle away the health bars of five bullet sponge bosses, I could go back and …

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