Read Bungie’s Weekly Update below or directly on Bnet. [divider] This week at Bungie, we launched the next phase of our mission. While you read these words, some of us are enjoying a low orbit above the Earth. A bed of clouds blankets our perspective as we roar toward a waypoint over the horizon. Cruising altitude provides a nice break in the action that has prepared us for take-off. The mind can wander, drink in the high-altitude scenery, and probe for answers to the questions that propel us forward on our quest. Will this mission be rewarding? Who might we meet
Update: Apparently O’Donnell is only suing Bungie’s CEO, Harold Ryan, and not the whole Bungie company. This is a headline you probably never wanted to read, but unfortunately it is true. Legendary music composer Marty O’Donnell has filed a lawsuit against Bungie following his termination from the company this past April. The claim filed against Bungie and its chief executive, Harold Ryan, is in response to Bungie’s neglect to pay O’Donnell for things like paid time off, unpaid vacation time, and other instances. [yframe url=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-LKpFuA6JGs’] O’Donnell was terminated “without cause” this past April which has had the Halo and Destiny
Hey guys, I just wanted show you the new Armor page I created for DestinyNews.net. It has lots of different armor loadouts for all three Guardian classes, as well as some more details about armor slots and tiers. [button color=”white” size=”big” link=”http://destinynews.net/destiny-armor/” ]Click here to view Armor[/button] Also you can always find the page by clicking the “Armor” button located in the main toolbar.
AgriosEndendros on the Destiny subreddit collected some interesting tid bits from magazines who had played Destiny. Here are some of the fun quotes he pulled out. [divider] Official Xbox Magazine – Destiny Hands-on – July 2014  Ghosts have skill trees, along with every other piece of armor and equipment. “Armor designs range from holographic plating to straight-up Viking-style armor.” On Supers: “Warlocks can open a mini-black hole in the middle of a firefight or simply blast enemies with a massive dose of energy.” On Primary, Special, and Heavy guns: “The names are pretty self-explanatory, though the divisions among them aren’t
In addition to Destiny’s 20-minute E3 showcase scheduled for Tuesday, June 10th at 2:00pm PST, Destiny will also have a spot during Sony’s E3 press conference. Sony’s conference is scheduled for 6:00pm on June 9th, but it is unknown at what point in the presentation Destiny will be featured. This information was confirmed by the Official Destiny twitter account earlier today.
Today Twitch released their official livestreaming schedule for E3 2013. The announcement states that Destiny will have a 20 minute showcase at 2:00pm PST on Tuesday, June 10th. While not confirmed, it may also be possible to see more Destiny footage during the Sony presentation. If you remember back to last year’s E3, Bungie demoed Destiny during the PS4 showcase. Check out the full schedule on twitch.tv [divider] Twitch Livestream Schedule Monday 6/9 PT 9:30am – Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing 11:00am – Xbox E3 2014 Media Briefing Post show 11:30pm – Hotline Miami 2 (Dennaton Games/Devolver Digital) 12:00pm –
In the July edition of Game Master, Destiny made the cover. With the press comes more juicy tidbits of news! The following will be minor compared to what we’ll see and find out in a week from now at E3. The following was submitted by Reddit user AgriosEndendros: Gear can reduce the recharge time of melee abilities such as shoulder charges and throwing knives. The Hunter has “an emphasis on high damage from short and medium range.” “Certain pieces of armour come with stat boosts, such as +3 Will or +2 Control. These stack across all your gear, and can do
You can read the Weekly Update here, or on Bungie.net [divider] This week at Bungie, we trained rigorously for a vital mission. There I was, leading a Fireteam in a live fire exercise. I strode the floor behind my six Guardians with nervous hands clasped behind my back. They were my charge. My orders were to mentor them as weapons of light. It was my responsibility to guide them into battle and return them safely to orbit with the bounties of victory clutched in their bloody fists. Only that wasn’t happening. My people were getting their armored asses kicked. Deadly,