Weekly Update 2.14.14

Read the full Weekly Update here [divider] This week at Bungie, each of us focused all our attention on “a thousand tiny things.” Those words belong to a fresh face named Leif Johansen. As one of our newer gameplay designers, he brings a nova hot passion for player-versus-player encounters to our team. When you shoot a fellow Guardian in the face and taunt them with a friendly wave while they fume in the deadbox, you’ll understand where he applied his personal elbow grease to polishing Destiny. To get better acquainted with his meticulous attention to detail, I took him away

Shrike Vehicle Revealed!

Finally some sweet new vehicle details have been released! Read the new Destiny drawing board below or on Bungie.net. [divider] “If you are a knight of the City, this is your steed.” Tom Doyle, Art Lead Concept: Isaac Hannaford 3D Model: Travis Brady The world of Destiny is an immense frontier. Your missions as a Guardian of the last safe city on Earth will cover a lot of ground. To propel you from one location to the next, no matter which destination you’re fighting to recapture, there is the Shrike. It swallows the landscape like a bird of prey with an

Check out our new and improved forum

Want to discuss the ins and outs of everything Destiny, along with whatever else is on your mind? Well then the DestinyNews.net forums are the place for you! The forum has an easygoing atmosphere where you’re free to be yourself and talk with other like-minded gamers. As we move closer to Destiny’s release, the forums will begin to thrive more and more. [button color=”white” size=”big” link=”http://destinynews.net/forums/index.php?app=core&module=global&section=register” ]Sign up here[/button] [divider] Interact with some interesting threads What enemies are you looking forward to facing? [divider] Challenging Raids and DLC. [divider] Class/Race Poll

Weekly Update 2.7.14

Read Bungie’s full weekly update here. [divider] This week at Bungie, we set out on a vital scouting mission. When I say “we,” what I really mean is “Me and Urk.” Our destination was England, for some strategic ops – a needlessly fancy way of describing a series of big meetings. The who, the where, and the why are best kept secret, for now. Suffice to say, we’re assembling a global coalition that will help us launch this game. Our adventure began on Super Bowl Sunday. While the rest of Seattle enjoyed a multiplayer game of epic proportions, Team Bungie

Destiny “Best Selling IP in History”

Joystiq recently reported on a quote that came from activision’s CEO regarding Destiny’s future. Activision is dreaming big for Bungie’s Destiny, dubbing it the”next billion dollar franchise.” Activision CEO Bobby Kotick echoed the projection, telling investors during today’s earnings call that the publisher expects “Destiny will become the best-selling new video game IP in history.” Destiny, an online, loot-heavy first-person shooter, is due on September 9. No pressure. [divider] Bold? Yes. Exciting? Of course. Possible? Let’s wait and see.