giftedviz.com
giftedviz.com November 23, 2017


Destiny 2's Battlenet Availability & PC Launch

19 May 2017, 08:01 | Ross Houston

Destiny 2's Battlenet Availability & PC Launch

Watch Destiny 2’s gameplay reveal here at 6pm GMT

Not much is known about Destiny 2 but what from what I gather by watching all of Bungie's livestreams and doing my own due diligence it appears that what we were used to with Destiny will be a lot different this time around.

In the course of the invasion, the Destiny 2 official gameplay trailer unveiled new weapons, new locations and new Supers.

Blizzard was also squishy about PC release specifics in a FAQ regarding the game's release on Battle.net (which is supposedly actually called the Blizzard app now, even though no one calls it that). I had some pretty positive experiences using things like DestinyLFG and even the forums to play through that stuff in Destiny, so this is a solution for which I'm cautiously optimistic.

Back in March we showed you the first trailer for Destiny 2, Activision and Bungie's follow-up to 2014's ambitious shared-world, multiplayer sci-fi shooter, Destiny, the most expensive video game ever created, with a staggering pricetag of almost a half-billion dollars. While Bungie has promised dramatic improvements to the game, we're yet to see any actual gameplay - although that's about to change.

"Players will also be able to add friends and form parties the same way Blizzard gamers can".

At Least 2 Dead, Dozens Injured After Tornadoes Hit Wisconsin, Oklahoma
The Sheriff's Office asked members of the community to stop bringing donations for now until needs can be assessed. Authorities identified the man killed as Eric Gavin, 45, whose body was found outside his damaged trailer.


Universal Studios Hollywood Introducing New Nighttime Wizarding World of Harry Potter Show
The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle will be performed multiple times a night throughout the summer. It was conducted by renowned arranger William Ross and recorded by the London Symphony Orchestra.


Microsoft removes Phone Call related APIs from Windows 10 Fall Creators Update
The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update will also see the magic of mixed reality brought to consumers around the world. Microsoft even released a patch for Windows XP which has been out of support for more than three years.


Destiny 2 is a forthcoming online-only multiplayer title that's the direct sequel of 2014's Destiny. This is considered to be a smart move in financial terms, since Battle.net services already possessed a large player base focusing on PC and MMO games.

Every (team) mode is 4v4 now instead of 6v6. You can find all the information about the new Clan additions and Guided Games feature here.

"Destiny established a blockbuster, new franchise and a massive global community of amazingly passionate fans". Firstly, there is no release date for Destiny 2 PC, meaning that it may be delayed. There will be an FOV slider in the game at launch, along with support for 21:9 ultra-wide displays. It is your job, your guardians job, to take back that light and learn how to build yourself back up after everything you had was lost.

Weapon slots have been adjusted from the Primary, Special, and Heavy classifications to Kinetic, Energy, and Power respectively.

Destiny 2 will launch on September 8, 2017 at PS4, XboxOne and PC. We know that they didn't do this the first time around. Players will not only lose their powers but their city.



Other News

Trending Now

USA laptop ban could expand to all flights arriving from European
Homeland Security spokesman David Lapan said that there has been no final decision made on whether to expand the restrictions. Britain followed with a similar ban applying to incoming flights from six Middle East and North African countries .

Wal-Mart reported quarterly sales that beat expectations
The retailer reported $1.00 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.04. In the USA , which accounts for two-thirds of Wal-Mart's sales, foot traffic rose 1.5% in the quarter ended April 30.

Everything we learned about Destiny 2
In-Game Clan Support - In Destiny 1 , Clan Members had to go to the Bungie website to do anything for their clan. Bungie announced that almost 50% of players missed out on these opportunities in the first game.

Trump Denies Asking Comey To Close Investigation on Flynn
From there he veered into a wide-ranging policy discussion, touching on tax cuts, military spending and health care. The Comey memo is likely to raise questions about whether Trump tried to interfere with a federal investigation.

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner to plead guilty in sexting case
Weiner will appear in federal court in New York Friday to enter the plea deal, but may have to wait several weeks for sentencing. That bid was ruined when news broke that Weiner , using the alias "Carlos Danger", had sent explicit pictures to an IN woman.

Software update allows all 2016 Ford cars to use Android Auto
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay allow users to control many of their smartphone features and apps by using the vehicle's controls. As long as the system is connected to the Wi-Fi, the update process will keep running in the background.

Hacking group offers subscription for NSA code
In the same jibberish rant, it has also been mentioned that the hacker group is now planning to follow a monthly data dump cycle. It's unclear if a subscription-based model will attract more interest, with no price announced yet.

EPL schedule harming United's Europa League chances: Mourinho
Smalling has started only 12 Premier League games because of foot and knee injuries this season, but Mourinho has questioned the 27-year-old's dedication to the club, suggesting that he should play through the pain barrier.

Golden State Warriors vs. San Antonio Spurs
The Spurs, who led by 23 points in the third quarter when Leonard left the game, lost Game 1 . "I'm disappointed", Popovich said. Now they have to deal with an engaged Warriors team that isn't likely to sleepwalk through a half, as they did in Game 1 .

Mortgage rates retreat amid political turmoil in Washington
At the current average 30-year fixed mortgage rate of 4.15 percent, the monthly payment for a $200,000 loan is $972.21. There's nothing like a good old fashioned political crisis to make investors nervous and bring mortgage rates lower.