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Destiny 2 Season of the Drifter patch makes big changes to Whisper
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Destiny 2 Season of the Drifter patch makes big changes to Whisper

The Season of the Drifter begins in Destiny 2 today, and Bungie has rolled out the full patch notes so you’ll know what you’re dealing with. The big new features – from Gambit Prime and Reckoning to Xur’s new selection of Forsaken Exotics – have already been detailed previously, but now we’ve got details on all the smaller changes set to hit the game. And there are a lot. read more

Activision faces a lawsuit for “misleading” shareholders over split with Bungie
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Activision faces a lawsuit for “misleading” shareholders over split with Bungie

A US law firm has filed a class action lawsuit against Activision Blizzard, accusing the company of having “made materially false and/or misleading statements” concerning the company’s partnership with Destiny developer Bungie, which came to an end earlier this year. The suit has been filed to the United States District Court in California on behalf of the company’s recent shareholders. read more

Activision reports $164 million in revenue from handing Destiny back to Bungie
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Activision reports $164 million in revenue from handing Destiny back to Bungie

Activision has put out a new SEC filing, which contains some notable details about the financial terms of its deal to relinquish the publishing rights to Destiny. Up front, we do not know whether these numbers indicate cash paid directly from Bungie to Activision, deferred revenue that’s now recognised as a result of the contract’s termination, or (most likely) some combination of the two. read more

Season of the Drifter introduces us to a “Bungie-controlled Destiny”
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Season of the Drifter introduces us to a “Bungie-controlled Destiny”

Bungie has lifted the veil on the latest round of Destiny 2 content in Season of the Drifter. As director Luke Smith says, the developers are “starting to figure out what the roadmap for a Bungie-controlled Destiny looks like.” And indeed, though this content was likely in development well before the split between Bungie and Activision, this’ll be the first full set of releases since the developer took control. read more