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The Taken King brings something Destiny desperately needed: A story

<i>Destiny</i> has always had a problem communicating its story to the players.<p>There were things going on, of course, and if you wanted to dig into the Grimoire Cards and lore of the game it even began to make a little bit of sense. But it felt hidden and obscure, and very little ever seemed to be at …

Nathan Fillion
Gaming

Destiny's best gear will come with hard work rather than luck in The Taken King

There are more ways to get exotics, although the paths aren't necessarily easier<p>Exotic weapons and armor are <i>Destiny</i>'s rarest and best gear, the items so special and so powerful that the game only lets you equip one of each at a time.<p>There's a flurry of discussion every Friday morning when the …

TheControversialFiles.net

Bungie Teases Destiny: Taken King's New Raid, the Game's Biggest Ever

King's Fall, the new raid coming to Destiny with the upcoming Taken King expansion, is "objectively and emphatically" the shooter's biggest raid ever. That's according to The Taken King creative director Luke Smith, who talked more about King's Fall in a new interview with <i>Game Informer</i>.<p>"It is a …

Solar Power

Destiny players, here's a glimpse of your VIP rewards in The Taken King

<i>Destiny</i> developer Bungie announced earlier this year that it was preparing an exclusive package of in-game rewards in <i>The Taken King</i> for the game's most loyal players. The company showed off those unique items in a new trailer today, including a striking shader that paints your armor with animal …

Destiny: Exotic Blueprints and How They Work

Bungie's teaser for Destiny: The Taken King shows off Year Two's big improvements

<i>Destiny</i> is getting a major overhaul with the release of its upcoming expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>, sweeping changes that Bungie is referring to as "<i>Destiny</i> Year Two." As the above teaser trailer shows, big changes are in store for Bungie's shared-world shooter, many of which appear to be substantial …

Early look at Disney's next live action films: 'Jungle Book,' 'Beauty and the Beast,' 'Pirates 5'

Marvel and "Star Wars" sucked up much of the oxygen in the coverage of Disney's Saturday panel at the D23 fan expo, but superheroes and droids represented only part of the two-hour presentation.<p>Disney also offered peeks at the rest of its slate of upcoming live action films, including "The Jungle …

Walt Disney Company

Destiny: The Taken King to be explored in three Bungie livestreams

<i>Destiny</i> developer Bungie will reveal more about the game's upcoming expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>, in a series of livestreams over the next three weeks, the studio announced yesterday.<p>Bungie did the same thing for <i>Destiny</i>'s previous expansion, May's <i>House of Wolves</i>, revealing new elements like the Reef …

GOOD LORD: More Footage Of The Largest Great White

This is some more footage released by marine biologist Mauricio Hoyos Padilla of Deep Blue, the largest known great white shark, who is over twenty …

While Her Kids Are Sleeping, This Mom Makes Magic With Chalk

Amanda Creek has a creative way to unwind while her kids are napping or in bed for the night. The mom of two makes chalk art drawings of iconic characters from the worlds of Disney, DC Comics, Nickelodeon and beyond.<p>"I just find it so relaxing," Creek told The Huffington Post, adding that she often …

Understanding The Cult of 'Destiny'

We’re a little less than a month from the one year anniversary of <i>Destiny</i>’s launch, and with it comes the release of new uber-expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>, another piece of the series’ 10 year-long puzzle. But what many may not understand is why fans seem so obsessed with this game, and video game …

World of Warcraft

Chiefs' De'Anthony Thomas Destroys Ankles of Helpless Defensive Back

Football is a dangerous sport. It’s even more dangerous when you’re trying to stay with the Kansas City Chiefs' De’Anthony Thomas.<p>The 22-year-old out of Oregon is heading into his second pro season, and it looks like he’s sharper than ever.<p>During a training-camp drill Friday at Missouri Western …

Construction

This is how you'll customize the Xbox One 'Elite' controller

We got up close and personal with the Xbox One's <i>incredibly</i> expensive Elite controller at E3, but how do all those modular bits and bobs work? A new video from Microsoft out of Gamescom sheds some light on just that. The Elite's customization goes much deeper than just swapping out different lengths …

Halo 5 Guardians: New Gameplay Footage - IGN Live: Gamescom 2015

Halo

Destiny sets the table for The Taken King with this trailer

No, the voice-over in this trailer is not Nolan North's, who joins <i>Destiny</i> as the Ghost companion/narrator beginning with its next expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>. But the lines are delivered just as mellifluously as video gaming's ubiquitous voice talent would say them.<p>For those literate in the <i>Destiny</i> …

Destiny: The Taken King's prologue lets you get to know your enemy

<i>Destiny</i> developer Bungie is promising that <i>The Taken King</i> will do a better job telling a story, and that's the focus of the prologue cinematic for the expansion.<p>The prologue is narrated by Eris Morn, the character who debuted in <i>The Dark Below</i> as the only survivor of a team that had attempted to …

Gaming

NASA Totally Found an Alien Crab on Mars and Didn't Tell Anybody

Space
Gaming

Destiny's next expansion replaces Dinklage and makes elite weapons obsolete

<i>Destiny</i>'s next expansion, <i>The Taken King</i>, will make some massive changes to the way the entire game works, including its progression system, missions and weapons, according to the cover story for Game Informer's September issue.<p>When <i>Destiny</i> debuted last September, its level cap was 30 — the first 20 …

Every Gears of War now part of Xbox One remaster thanks to backward compatibility

Xbox One remaster <i>Gears of War: Ultimate Edition</i> now includes access to all four Gears of War games from the Xbox 360, thanks to the current-generation Xbox's backward compatibility support.<p>Microsoft and Gears studio The Coalition announced today that Xbox One owners who purchase <i>Gears of War:</i> …

Gaming
Monte Carlo

Artist's Meticulously Detailed Paintings Play with Perceptions of Size

Using canvases of all different dimensions, artist Michael Zavros is able to paint incredibly meticulous works of art. From paintings that can be held in the palm of your hand to those that are larger than the average human being, Zavros has tackled it all. But no matter what the artwork's size is, …

Modern Art

Time is money, and Destiny: The Taken King wants both

I’ve played <i>Destiny</i> for something like 130 hours, and I still don’t know why it’s called “<i>Destiny</i>.” The threadbare storyline is beside the point, though; right now, the more intriguing destiny is that of the game itself. Billed as the next major franchise from <i>Halo</i> creators Bungie, it’s hard to …

Gears of War Remaster For Xbox One Details Leaked

Details for a Gears of War remaster for the Xbox One were accidentally leaked today. First posted on the official Russian Gears of War website, the information has since been removed. A translation has been posted by Siliconera and lists the following features:<p>Dolby 7.1 Surround<p>90 minutes of new …

Monster catfish which looks big enough to swallow a man whole caught in Italy

The giant fish, which weighed 20 stone, was caught by twin brothers Dino and Dario Ferrari in northern Italy<p>With its huge, gaping mouth, it looks big enough to swallow a person whole.<p>This giant catfish, which weighed 20 stone (127kg) was caught by twin brothers Dino and Dario Ferrari in the Po …

Zoology
Bacon