Bungie and Activision have revealed the first details and trailer for Destiny 2.
Destiny 2 is coming, and it’s going to be huge. Bungie revealed the world-premiere trailer, which showcased Guardians coming together after the destruction of the Last City by the Cabal. The developer also confirmed that it’s timed-exclusivity deal with PlayStation will continue, and that the worldwide gameplay reveal will take place on May 18.
“Destiny was the biggest launch of a new console video game franchise ever. Along with our incredibly talented partners at Bungie, we are focusing on making Destiny 2 even better, with state of the art first person action, an awesome new story, great characters, and thoughtful innovations that make the game more accessible to all different kinds of players,” said Activision CEO, Eric Hirshberg. “We’re also bringing Destiny 2 to the PC platform for the first time. Destiny 2 will make an already great game franchise better than ever.”
Bungie CEO, Pete Parsons, said, “The past three years have been incredibly inspiring and rewarding for Bungie. To know that millions of players around the world have forged lastingDestiny memories and even made it their hobby is truly humbling and we can’t wait to continue the journey.” He added, “We are looking forward to sharing a fresh, inviting story, and with the upcoming Destiny 2 Beta slated for this summer, we are eager to get feedback from millions of players around the world who will get a glimpse of the new adventures that will unfold for all of us. Together, with our partners at Activision, we are thrilled to getDestiny 2 in the hands of players in September.”
Destiny 2 takes place following the events of Destiny. The Last City has fallen and lies in ruins thanks to a powerful new enemy and his elite army, the Red Legion. As a Guardian of Light, you must master new abilities and weapons as you travel around the solar system. By completing trials, you will eventually grow strong enough to take on the Red Legion.
Destiny will launch worldwide on September 8 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. There will be quite a few ways to purchase Destiny 2 asides from the standard $59.99 edition. There’ll be a Destiny 2 – Game + Expansion Pass Bundle for $89.99, a Digital Deluxe Edition for $99.99, and a Collector’s Edition for $249.99. The Collector’s Edition comes with a wearable Frontier Bag, the Expansion Pass, premium digital content, and a Cabal-themed Collector’s Box.