This week we discuss the new reset time which has North American content creators excited. More details on the first Clarion Call of Destiny 2 that will allow you to grind up some more XP before Season 2 arrives. ME Chung from the social team gives an update on Guided Games and social features, most notably guided games will finally be available to full clans. The Curse of Osiris reveal streams begin this week. An Italian IGN interview sheds further light on the Infinite Forest, Mercury Social Space, and new patrol activity. Thanks for listening
This week we cover additional details coming out about The Curse Of Osiris expansion arriving December 5 for Destiny 2. We·ll talk more about Bungie·s first procedurally generated playspace the infinite forest, the new level cap and new power cap coming with Season 2. What does the phrase ·new raid content· actually mean, will the Leviathan be following us around for all of year 1 Destiny 2? The Faction Rally returns with some tweaks and its the first time PCplayers will get the chance to pledge to their choice of faction. Finally we·ll briefly cover the Activision Blizzard Q3 investors earnings call. Thanks for listening!
The Curse or Osiris Expansion trailer was released yesterday and we have a ton to talk about. From the new Mercury playspace, the infinite garden which features a procedurally generated environment, to the new cinematic story missions featuring the mega lore character himself Osiris, this is looking to be an ambitious DLC. We’ll also cover the PC launch, the unfortunate Ban situation which was not handled smoothly by Bungie. Then Chris Barrett joins the TWAB for some awesome communication about what the team is working on. The quality of life improvements Chris shares bodes very well for the future of Destiny 2 and that type of transparency and communication from Bungie is what the community craves. Thanks for listening!
This week the Destiny 2 PC launch is finally here, welcome new PC guardians to the world of Destiny! Tons of great news happened this past week in the form of the Seasons announcement stream. The Destiny community learned about the new quarterly update system that brings with it a new season every 3 months. With these updates come new gear, quality of life changes, shaders, ships, sparrows, gear, The Dawning in Season 2, and a whole lot more. Finally we have a roadmap of an update schedule outside of the normal DLC launches which feels good as a player. Communication is key, and the more Bungie can share with the community openly and honestly the better. Thanks for listening to this week's Destiny The Show
This week we talk about Baby Bumper Calus, yes you can knock Calus off of his throne platform. The Prestige Raid has gone live, don’t do the Calus exploit however as it will nullify you for world first. Cosmo in this week at Bungie shares with us that the developers are reading our feedback on endgame but don’t have a plan in place yet for trying to improve it. SC Slayerage put out an amazing post regarding Destiny 2 feedback that we recommend all of our listeners read. Links on our website. Thanks for listening and have a great day!
This week we talk about the Endgame controversy that was stirred up by the Friendgame comments at the end of the TWAB. The Destiny The Game subreddit began voicing criticism of Destiny 2’s current endgame progression loops (or lack there of). We’ll touch on the new Iron Banner which is live now. The Prestige Raid delayed due to a raid glitch in the Calus room that causes no enemy adds to spawn during the Calus fight. Bungie’s Christopher Barrett asked the community what they would like to see added in Destiny 2 ’s first expansion. The pillars of community sent back some great feedback and suggestions. Thanks for listening
This week we explore the Prestige Raid gear, how it looks, and will ornaments return to Destiny 2 at some point? Jon Weisenewski Senior Designer at Bungie joins the TWAB to talk about the popularity of the Mida Multi Tool and what they are doing moving forward regarding balance. Ditty and Dragoon don’t think we’ll see any formal balance changes until November and December, we really hope they balance PC separate of console as well. Then we talk about guided games and how it has failed to deliver a positive experience for most users. What can Bungie do to salvage guided games, are there ways they can incentivize and fix the big problems? Thanks for listening!
We talk about The Leviathan Raid and how it is the LFG Destroyer. The Leviathan Raid is straight up epic, is this one of Bungie’s best raids? We’ll talk about the new Trials of the Nine gamemode, whats changed and what has remained the same. Competitive matchmaking tweaks are underway as Bungie changes matchmaking parameters and settings. Next week the new Faction Rally event begins, what lovely gear will it bring with it to Tower 2.0? All that and more in this week’s Destiny The Show, your Destiny News Podcast to keep you ahead of the curve in the world of Destiny. Thanks for listening guardians!
Destiny 2 is out and is amazing, the game has surpassed our expectations big time. The new Faction Rally event looms in the near future with the Leviathan Raid releasing this week. Trials goes live this friday and we have the full calendar of all of Destiny 2’s month 1 events, nightfalls, and other scheduled activities. This show will have campaign spoilers so this is your warning! Thanks so much guardians, we’d love to hear what you think of Destiny 2, so tweet us @destinytheshow with your feedback and impressions!
Destiny 2 is making big changes to engrams and how engrams decrypt, this will have a massive impact on gearing up and moves the game in a very positive direction. Destiny 2 releases today!!! Have a great time with Destiny 2 guardians we hope the beginning of this new adventure is an amazing time for you and your friends. Thanks for listening to and supporting Destiny The Show for over 3 years. We are excited to embark on this new journey with you in Destiny 2. Kick Ghaul’s butt, have fun, try to avoid spoilers, good luck in the Destiny 2 Raid, and good luck in the new Trials of the Nine!