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Destiny 2 Bringing Back Two Hit Melee Kills With Forsaken

Destiny 2 Bringing Back Two Hit Melee Kills With Forsaken

In today’s combat stream, Bungie showed off many of the changes coming to Destiny 2’s PvP Crucible with the launch of Forsaken. Some...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 August 2018
Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol: Week of May 29, 2018

Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol: Week of May 29, 2018

Destiny 2: Warmind introduced the new Escalation Protocol endgame activity into the game, which is the closest thing Destiny 2 has ever had to a Horde or Firefight Mode. Players need to survive se...

By Weston Albert on 11 June 2018
Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of May 29, 2018

Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of May 29, 2018

Destiny 2‘s second Year 1 expansion, Warmind, added modifiers to the Heroic Strikes playlist. This further sets them apart from the normal strike playlist as a middle-of-the-road option between tha...

By Weston Albert on 11 June 2018
Destiny 2's Crucible Labs Won't Include Sandbox Changes

Destiny 2's Crucible Labs Won't Include Sandbox Changes

It is just hours before the first round of Destiny 2‘s new experimental Crucible Labs begins and developer Bungie has yet to go into too much detail about how exactly Crucible Labs will work, but i...

By Weston Albert on 09 June 2018
COD: WW2 Reveals ‘Attack of the Undead’ Community Event

COD: WW2 Reveals ‘Attack of the Undead’ Community Event

As many gaming fans would likely attest, Call of Duty: WW2 was one of the best shooter games of 2017 thanks to Activision and Sledgehammer Games providing the title with a solid amount of base cont...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2018
Destiny 2 First Crucible Labs Test Releases Tomorrow

Destiny 2 First Crucible Labs Test Releases Tomorrow

About a couple of weeks ago, Bungie announced its decision to add a fresh feature to its science fiction shooter Destiny 2 called Crucible Labs, which was initially described as a means for the com...

By Kyle Sledge on 31 May 2018
Destiny 2 Players Need Better Access to Endgame Content

Destiny 2 Players Need Better Access to Endgame Content

The Destiny franchise has always had an issue with matchmaking, both in PvE and PvP. While Bungie has addressed the PvP matchmaking issue, solo PvE players are still left in the dark on some of the...

By Patrick Kirk on 31 May 2018
Destiny 2: What is Crucible Labs?

Destiny 2: What is Crucible Labs?

This week, Destiny 2 will release its next major update, which will include improvements to Faction Rallies and exotic armor sandbox changes. But the most interesting of the update’s additions is a...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 May 2018
Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol Needs Larger Fireteams

Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol Needs Larger Fireteams

Destiny 2’s new Escalation Protocol is easily one of the hardest experiences that Bungie has ever created, but it has also highlighted (and even created) a few problems in the popular shooter. Wher...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 May 2018
Eververse and Prismatic Matrix Items for May 22 - 29

Eververse and Prismatic Matrix Items for May 22 - 29

It’s a new week in Destiny 2, which means a new rotation of items for sale at Eververse and a new selection of items for players in the Prismatic Matrix for the week. Here is what Tess is offering...

By Patrick Kirk on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 Matchmaking Update Won't Hit Before IB Ends

Destiny 2 Matchmaking Update Won't Hit Before IB Ends

The first Iron Banner event after the release of the latest Destiny 2 expansion, Warmind, is live, but many players, especially solo players, are unhappy about the matchmaking in this Iron Banner...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2's Crucible Ranking System Needs a Lot of Work

Destiny 2's Crucible Ranking System Needs a Lot of Work

For Destiny 2’s Warmind DLC update, Bungie introduced something that PvP fans have been asking for practically since day 1: ranked play. However, Crucible Ranking in Destiny 2 is hardly what those...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of May 22, 2018

Destiny 2 Heroic Strikes Guide: Week of May 22, 2018

Destiny 2‘s second Year 1 expansion, Warmind, added modifiers to the Heroic Strikes playlist. This further sets them apart from the normal strike playlist as a middle-of-the-road option between tha...

By Weston Albert on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 to Nix Unpopular Strike from Heroic Playlist

Destiny 2 to Nix Unpopular Strike from Heroic Playlist

This coming Tuesday in its next update, Destiny 2 will be removing the Exodus Crash strike from the Heroic Strike playlist. This is good news for players, as certain sections of the strike can be e...

By Weston Albert on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 Season 3 Iron Banner Armor Ornaments

Destiny 2 Season 3 Iron Banner Armor Ornaments

Bungie’s building up hype leading into Destiny 2‘s Season 3 debut for Iron Banner, revealing a close look at all three classes’ season-exclusive ornament rewards. As with Season 2, Destiny 2‘s thir...

By Rory Young on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 Fan Site Helps You Find Every Hidden Item

Destiny 2 Fan Site Helps You Find Every Hidden Item

The planetary destinations of Destiny 2 have plenty of hidden items for players to find, but they have never mattered as much as they do now in the latest Warmind expansion. Finding Data Fragments...

By Weston Albert on 28 May 2018
How to Get Every Destiny 2 Exotic Masterwork Catalyst

How to Get Every Destiny 2 Exotic Masterwork Catalyst

With the release of its Warmind update, Destiny 2 added a new exotic weapon masterwork system called catalysts. By completing specific actions, players have a chance of earning a catalyst for an ex...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 May 2018
New Destiny 2 Raid Lair Beat in 16 Minutes

New Destiny 2 Raid Lair Beat in 16 Minutes

A group of Destiny 2 players have successfully completed the latest Destiny 2 Raid, Spire of Stars, in record-breaking time. The raid team, made up of Chevy, Sweatcicle, Eon, Ferdog, FrankUK, and I...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 28 May 2018
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 18th

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: May 18th

In this week’s roundup, we check in on Guillermo Del Toro’s inSane, grill some bologna with the newest NASCAR game, gaze in awe over FIFA 13 screenshots, become befuddled as a Star Trek Online de...

By Curt Hutson on 28 May 2018
Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol: Week of May 22, 2018

Destiny 2 Escalation Protocol: Week of May 22, 2018

Destiny 2: Warmind introduced the new Escalation Protocol endgame activity into the game, which is the closest thing Destiny 2 has ever had to a Horde or Firefight Mode. Players need to survive sev...

By Weston Albert on 28 May 2018
Will Nuketown Map Return for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4?

Will Nuketown Map Return for Call of Duty: Black Ops 4?

Hands down, Nuketown is one of the more popular multiplayer maps of the Call of Duty: Black Ops franchise, as the map exists with slight variations in each installment. Many may be wondering if the...

By Joshua Duckworth on 28 May 2018