Destiny 2 Features

Destiny 2: Shadowkeep's Campaign Ending Has Major Implications For What's Next

The future of Destiny 2 sounds very, very interesting.

Destiny 2: Shadowkeep Can be an Obtuse Experience for Players Just Now Returning

For players who haven't played Destiny 2 for a while, there's a lot that goes unexplained.

Starting Screen | Destiny Has Defined This Generation, For Better or Worse

Please enjoy your regular helping of content.

Heading Into Shadowkeep, Destiny 2 Still Hasn't Solved One of Its Biggest Problems

Destiny 2 needs to learn how to embrace generosity.

What's The Best Video Game Spaceship?

COMMUNITY QUESTION | In honor of No Man's Sky Beyond, let's look back on the coolest spaceships around.

Starting Screen | It's Becoming Impossible To Keep Up With More Than A Couple "Forever" Games

Apex Legends, Final Fantasy 14, World of Warcraft, and more are seeing huge updates. Will we ever rest?

What the Activision Split Could Mean for Bungie and Destiny

Will Destiny 2 stay on Battle.net? Will Destiny 3 be on next-gen consoles? And what's NetEase's role in all this?

The State of Destiny 2 After Forsaken: A Game That Can't Shake Its Troubles

Forsaken was a solid start, but it wasn't enough to pull everyone back.

Destiny 2: Forsaken Did Cayde-6 Dirty

But Cayde-6 basically died long before Destiny 2's latest expansion.

Destiny 2: Forsaken's Lost Sectors Are the Best They've Ever Been

Lost Sectors on The Tangled Shore are way more interesting than the base game's.

Breaking Down Destiny 2: Forsaken's New Gambit Mode: What Works So Far and What Doesn't

A little bit of Strikes sprinkled with Crucible makes Gambit, I guess.

What Lapsed Players Should Know Heading Into Destiny 2: Forsaken

Masterworks, random rolls, and more explained.

In Destiny 2: Warmind, the Big Bugs of the Hive Finally Get Back in the Spotlight

Destiny 2: Warmind puts the focus on the series' usually unsung enemy type.

Life on Mars: A Diary on Destiny 2: Warmind's First Few Hours

Apparently, there is life on Mars.

How Destiny 2 Can Win Us Back

Destiny 2 has had a rough debut year, but here's what Bungie can do to set the game back on track.

An Ode to My Many Destiny 2 Crimson Doubles Partners, I Hardly Knew Ye

The week-long Crimson Days event in Destiny 2 is underway, and it retunes its most fun limited time mode yet.

The USgamer Podcast: Nadia's Adventures in Japan

PODCAST | The crew reunites to discuss all of this week's biggest gaming news.

How Destiny 2 Failed its Fanbase

Destiny 2's has been hurting in the months since launch compared to its predecessor. We break down why.

The Best Games of 2017 to Play While Listening to Podcasts

There's never been a better time for absentminded gaming.

Bungie Made Its Own Problem With Destiny 2's Prestige Level Increase

Why do you do this to yourself, Bungie?

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris Finally Lets Other Enemies Shine, But That's About It

Destiny 2's first major expansion is overall a disappointment.

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris and its Accompanying Update Almost Make Bright Engrams Worthwhile

You'll want more than just shaders from the Eververse.

USgamer Lunch Hour: Destiny 2 - The Curse of Osiris [Done!]

Let us join the server scrum to play the Destiny 2 expansion.

Destiny 2's XP Throttling Isn't The Problem, It's a Lack of Transparency and Framing

Trying to control experience gain isn't the biggest issue with Bungie's MMO.

Destiny 2's XP Throttling Courts Controversy, But Bungie Has Bigger Issues to Address

A triple-A company tweaking XP gains to indirectly encourage microtransactions? Say it ain't so.

Destiny 2 PC: How it Compares to Console, Plus the State of the Game After a Month

We compare Destiny 2's PC port to the console original and take stock of where it stands after a month.

Destiny 2: Thoughts on the Endgame After Many Lost Hours

Can a game with endless possibilities but limited rewards still be a player's be all, end all game?

Destiny 2's Promising Guided Games is Plagued by Some Serious Problems

All queues and no checkpoints make Destiny 2's Guided Games a dull boy.

Destiny 2 is Like Sharing a Bottle of Cheap Liquor With Friends - I'll Remember the Hi-jinx Above Everything Else

Just like watching a terrible film with a group of friends and some bottles of cheap alcohol, Destiny 2 is so much better when played socially. Friends make all the difference.

Destiny 2 is Gorgeous, so Where's the Photo Mode Bungie?

When a game is this pretty, you just want to take pictures, so why isn't there a Photo Mode built into Destiny 2?

Games as Services Are Changing the Way We Interact With Video Games

Turns out the Netflix for video games is just video games.

25 Thoughts I Had While Blind-Running Destiny 2's First Raid Leviathan

The art of letting your mind drift off to faraway places.

Initial Impressions of Destiny 2's First Big Raid Aren't Too Favorable

Destiny 2's first raid has been picked apart. How does the community feel about it?

USgamer Lunch Special: Destiny 2's Leviathan Raid [Done!]

Come watch us die.

Destiny 2's Team Size Mismatch Between PVE and PVP Is Still a Problem

Bungie wants you to always be kicking a friend out of the party.

Destiny 2's New Shader System Has Me Suffering From Shader Hoarder Syndrome

From far away the new Shader system is okay, but up close it's a big old mess.

USgamer Lunch Hour: Destiny 2 [Done!]

Explore the galaxy with Mike on his Titan.

The USgamer Podcast: Review Event War Stories, Throwing Game Boys Across Rooms, and a Fall Preview!

PODCAST | Kat, Caty, Mike, and Matt convene to share their impressions of Destiny 2, Metroid: Samus Returns, and more.

Destiny 2 and the Asteroid Blues, Part One: Press L2 for Lore

FIELD NOTES | Caty's strapped on her space boots in Destiny 2, treading through familiar space ground.

Destiny 2: Five Things Bungie Does to Win Back Hardcore Fans

Heartbroken by Destiny 2's reset? Here are five changes that might convince you to come back.

USgamer Lunch Hour(s): Destiny 2 at [Done!]

Mike fights for the Light, all alone.

The Destiny 2 PC Beta Looks So Good It's Converting Console Players

Please stop praying for Destiny 2 on PC, it's become too powerful.

Why Destiny 2 on PC is Shaping Up to Be the Definitive Version of the Game

We dive into the first PC game to come out from Bungie in 10 years.

Destiny 2 Gives Players a Planet Worth Exploring

We spent a lot of time in the EDZ. Here are our thoughts.

The USgamer Podcast Returns!

PODCAST | Join Kat, Caty, Nadia, and Mike as they embark on a new weekly podcasting adventure.

Left Behind: Why These Avid Destiny Players Aren't Making the Jump to Destiny 2

Destiny 2 isn't a silver lining for everyone.

Squid War Never Changes, Destiny 2 Is "OK" So Far, and the Rest of This Week's Headlines

ENDING CREDITS | Taking a look a back at this week's headlines and everything else you might have missed on USgamer.

Destiny 2 Beta Reactions are Mostly Mixed, Especially on the Hunter Class

Players sound off on the Destiny 2 beta on social media.

Six Things We've Learned from the Destiny 2 Beta So Far

From a worse Hunter class to a more prominent story.

Remembering That Time I Accidentally Beat Destiny, And Didn't Know It; Plus, Little Witch Academia's Charms

UNPREDICTABLE | Caty reminisces about vanilla Destiny, and wonders why Little Witch Academia is so appealing.

Here are Some Early PvP Highlights From the Destiny 2 Beta

The Destiny 2 beta is already providing some great clips.

We're Giving Away Destiny 2 Beta Codes! [Finished!]

The Destiny 2 beta is next week! Here's how you can join in.

E3 2017 Preview: The 10 Biggest Games to Watch For

From God of War to Super Mario Odyssey, these are the most essential games of E3 2017.

Destiny 2 Is Your Destiny, We're Armed for ARMS, and the Rest of This Week's Headlines

ENDING CREDITS | Taking a look a back at this week's headlines and everything else you might have missed on USgamer.

In Destiny 2, Bungie Finds Some of That Old Halo DNA

Mike spends some time with the next Destiny.

Three Things You Might Have Missed During Bungie's Destiny 2 Presentation

Here's a couple extra details for Destiny 2.

Destiny Fans React With Mostly Excitement for All the Destiny 2 News

A lot of fans are sounding off on social media about today's Destiny 2 reveal.

Bungie's Destiny 2 is Shaping Up To Become the Ultimate Online FPS RPG

The chance to finally explore Destiny 2's rich world is tantalizing for adventure-seekers.

Starting Screen | Starting Screen: How Exactly Did Destiny 2's $250 Collector's Edition Become the Accepted Norm?

Collector's Editions are the perfect winning scenario for publishers. Plus: Japanese April Fools Jokes, more obscure RPGs, and all the rest.

Six Things We'd Like to see in Destiny 2

Here are half a dozen ideas we think would help make Destiny 2 better than its predecessor.

The Destiny 2 Trailer Reveals a lot More Than you Might Expect

It might seem straightforward at first glance, but Bungie's trailer for Destiny 2 packs plenty of interesting information.

Starting Screen | Starting Screen: After This Weekend, Splatoon Already Has One New Fan (Me)

Discovering one of the Wii U's gems on the Switch. Plus: Destiny 2, StarCraft HD, and more obscure RPGs.