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Some pre-orders for Destiny being cancelled

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Walmart has begun sending emails to some customers explaining that due to demand issues, certain pre-orders for the Ghost Edition of Destiny are being cancelled. The retailer is offering either a conversion to the Limited Edition of the game or a full refund. With Walmart being unable to fulfil all of the orders for Ghost Edition of Destiny, it suggests ...

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Bungie explains why Destiny does not allow cross-platform play

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Bungie has explained that Destiny doesn’t allow cross-platform play as the developer does not want to give an advantage to players on next generation consoles. Speaking to PlayStation Lifestyle engineer Roger Wolfson stated that the increased graphical performance of Destiny in the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 could give players an unfair advantage over those on older consoles. “Regardless of ...

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Bungie unsure if Destiny beta progress will carry over to the retail version

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Bungie has revealed that they are still evaluating whether progress players make in the beta for Destiny will carry over into the full game. Speaking to Eurogamer, community manager David Dague went into detail about the consideration the developer would have to make before deciding whether any experience and items players achieve will transfer to the full retail release. “The beta ...

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Destiny beta access gives players 3 downloadable codes

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Those with access to the Destiny beta that is due to release next week will get access to three separate download codes. Bungie’s official site for redeeming the beta codes states that: “Platform selection for the Beta is now available! Each code will grant you 3 download keys, enough to field a full Fireteam on the console of your choosing!” ...

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Analyst suggests Destiny could be biggest selling game of the year

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According to analysis done by Doug Creutz, a Cowen Research analyst, Destiny could on its way to being the biggest selling game of the year. Using statistical analysis based on the number of pre-orders, Cowen’s ‘Ordometer’ is able to predict the likely number of sales a game will see. Bungie’s latest game has the highest score on the Ordometer of ...

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Activison releasing Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3DS game

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To go along with the new Michael Bay produced Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie, starring Megan Fox and Will Arnett, coming to theaters, Activision is releasing a tie-in 3DS game with the same name. The hack-and-slash style brawler will allow players to swap between all four Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, each having a unique skill set that will help them ...

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Bungie reveals achievements and trophies for Destiny

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Bungie has finally released details about the PlayStation Trophies and Xbox Achievements for their upcoming first person shooter Destiny. A post on their official website revealed the name of each achievement along with a brief description of what needs to be done to unlock them. However, the developer did not include the trophy level or achievement score associated with each ...

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Destiny Xbox beta launches in “late July”

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The closed beta for Bungie’s MMO-style shooter Destiny will begin on July 17th for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, according to a recent trailer reveal. However, the trailer also revealed that the Xbox 360 and One versions, however, will be arriving in “late July”. The news was spotted by VideoGamer, and provides some more interesting details. Xbox Live Gold will ...

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The Legend of Korra game being developed by Platinum Games

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Platinum Games is working on a The Legend of Korra game according to publisher Activision. The new title will take place mostly in Republic City and is set between the second and third season of the hit animated show. It will see players employing lightning fast martial arts along with the mystical bending ability to defeat enemies. Tim Hedrick, one ...

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Bungie reveal Destiny alpha stats

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Bungie has revealed a wealth of stats following the end of their alpha for Destiny. In total, there were over 190 million kills with all weapons and an impressive 667,966 public events. All in all users of the alpha managed to play over 6 million games in just a few days. The developer went on to explain that the alpha ...

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