Blizzard Entertainment announced a new title today at BlizzCon 2014: Overwatch, a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter. In a combination of pre-rendered video and gameplay footage, the World of Warcraft studio showed off a game focusing on humans and humanoids in futuristic arms and armor engaging in fast, action-packed firefights.
The Overwatch beta is coming in 2015, and fans will be able to sign up for beta access at playoverwatch.com
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It’s officially a month since Activision and Bungie launched Destiny, and we have a clan ready for brave Hammer Guardians to work together to defend Earth and push back the Darkness! Bungie saw fit to leave clan management features out of the game itself, however, and some have expressed confusion about how to join up and wear the [HG] tag with pride. Today, we show you how it’s done. Continue reading How to Join the Hammer Gaming Destiny Clan
A special week-long Crucible event starts today in Bungie’s Destiny. The Iron Banner features special PvP playlists, exclusive items, and allows players to exercise the full might of their level and gear for the first time in player-vs-player matches. Continue reading Destiny’s Iron Banner PvP Event Starts Today
Bungie today deployed patch 1.0.2 for Destiny across all four console platforms, addressing a number of issues and making sweeping changes to Engrams. Continue reading Destiny Patch 1.0.2 Ends Cryptarch’s Reign of Terror; Brings Loot Consistency
Destiny’s infamous “Loot Cave,” a popular farming location for Guardians looking for quick loot and cash, has been shutdown. Bungie rolled out a patch this morning to address the phenomenon as well as other game issues.
Continue reading Bungie Shutters Destiny’s “Loot Cave”
Two community events start this coming week in Bungie’s Destiny. Combined Arms and The Queen’s Wrath will offer PvP and PvE players with new activities and opportunities to gain loot, reputation and marks. Continue reading Combined Arms Weekend In Destiny Starting 19 September
Not content to let newly-launched online shooter title Destiny rest on its laurels, Bungie today announced a series of in-game events designed to keep Guardians busy even if they’ve already completed the main story. Continue reading Bungie Announces Destiny Event Weekends
The official PlayStation blog is showcasing the wireless game streaming features of their platform with video of Bungie and Activition’s upcoming MMOFPS Destiny. The Remote Play feature allows PlayStation 4 owners to stream gameplay to their PlayStation Vita handheld. Continue reading Bungie Adds Vita-specific Controls To Destiny On PlayStation 4
Bungie’s Destiny official site premiered a new live-action trailer for the upcoming MMOFPS. The video offers a view of what the game might look like if the polygons were replaced with humans and film-caliber CGI.
Destiny launches 9 September 2014 on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, XBox 360 and XBox One.
Fans of Activition and Bungie’s upcoming MMOFPS Destiny can now tour the planets while awaiting the game’s imminent launch. Powered by Google technology, the Destiny Planet View website gives players an on-the-ground peek at the remnants of humanity’s Golden Age with narrated insights into the lore and geography of each location.
Activition and Bungie have promised “a few hidden real-world and in-game incentives” peppered throughout the experience. Destiny launches for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, XBox 360 and XBox One on 9 September 2014.