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Destiny Is More Than a Game

Published on: Aug 24, 2015 @ 15:06 While it’s taken a while for gaming to become a part of the mainstream, most people are aware that video games are often used as an escape from real life for a while. Gaming is a very common hobby, and it’s not “just a game” for many people. It’s not just about playing the games either: It’s about watching them, interacting with streamers, and forging friendships. [divider] DestinyCon Destiny, and many other games, are becoming more and more of a social experience. One of the top games streamed on Twitch is Destiny, which is

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Does Toughness Matter in PvP?

Published on: Jul 20, 2015 @ 06:52 The effect of Armor (toughness) in PvP is a tricky subject and isn’t very easy to test. Is it worth having a maximum Armor rating, sacrificing Recovery and/or Agility? This guide will hopefully answer that question while also shedding some light on how Armor works and what your focus should be on. [divider] What is Armor? What is Health? Note: Armor in this guide refers to toughness; the class stat. While this may seem obvious to some, it’s important to understand exactly what affects armor and how it helps us. As Reddit user CaptainChaozZz noted in this

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Casuals: The Hardcore’s Burden?

Published on: Feb 23, 2015 @ 17:18 I know what you’re probably thinking because I thought it too: “No,” I said at first. “Of course I have no responsibility to these people. If they are randomly dropped into a strike with me, how is that my fault? They either keep up or get left behind.” But my opinion has changed. After some self-reflection and research, I just couldn’t fight the feeling that perhaps we should be doing more. Read on and you’ll see why. [divider] Crisis of Conscience A few days ago, while jogging and listening to a podcast about

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Beginner’s Guide to Glimmer Farming

Published on: Jan 14, 2015 @ 2:13 With the Iron Banner upon us, you’re going to need a lot of Glimmer to pay for Lord Saladin’s criminally priced goods. Even without the Iron Banner gear, Destiny offers many other expensive items such as the Heavy Ammo Synthesis and Rare Fusion Rifles for the Pocket Infinity Exotic bounty (both from the Gunsmith). If you need help with farming in general, check out this guide. [divider] Exclusion Zone The Mars mission “The Exclusion Zone” provides a great way to get a lot of money fast. As you can see from the video above, you can easily earn thousands

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Complete Crota’s End Guide

Published on: Dec 14, 2014 @ 2:05 Crota’s End will test your skills to the fullest, and proper communication and teamwork is key. Once you feel that you’ve established a solid team to take on the new raid with, use this guide to help you through each encounter (chest locations included). You can see the loot for the entire raid in this article. [divider] Tips Have at least one level 31 on your team. While it’s not technically required, it’ll be much easier to have the level 31+ handle the sword during the Crota fight. If you don’t have any

Vault of Glass: Everything You Need

Published on: Oct 11, 2014 @ 0:19 Over 1.9 million Guardians have taken on the Vault of Glass, but only 472,028 have defeated Atheon! Will you be one of them? Our newest PlanetDestiny contributor, Jammerware, has compiled a complete and thorough walkthrough for the Vault of Glass. [divider] Video Guide [divider] Do you have the heart of a raider but the armor of a scrub? The resolve of a bull but the weaponry of a cub scout? The valor of a knight but the experience of a… really inexperienced thing? I did too. And then I went to the Vault of Glass with