|Description:||Destiny is a shared world first-person shooter, set 700 years in the future following the apocalyptic end of civilization. The player steps into the shoes of a Guardian (protagonists of humanity and its allies) as they leave the last City on Earth to reclaim lost worlds from hostile aliens.|
|Genre:||Shared World First-Person Shooter; Science Fiction; Fantasy|
|Campaign Length:||4-10 Hours|
|Security Concerns:||Internet connection required; some gameplay takes place in public areas where gamertags/usernames are visible to other players.|
|Online Multiplayer: ﹖||Optional game mode.|
|Cooperative: ﹖||Optional game mode.|
|Voice Chat: ﹖||Optional. Offers richer gaming experience but not required.|
|Link-up Structure: ﹖||Selective parties of up to 6 players / Optional on-the-fly matchmaking (cooperative game modes) / Optional traditional matchmaking (competitive multiplayer game modes)|
|Age of Community:||16 years+|
|Community Attitude: ﹖||Depends on game mode; varies from cooperative to competitive.|
|ESRB: ﹖||T (Animated Blood, Violence)|
|PEGI: ﹖||16 (Releastic looking violence)|
|ACB: ﹖||M (Fantasy violence, Online interactivity)|
|Internet Access||Required for all game modes on all platforms.|
|Subscription:||Xbox Live Gold and/or PlayStation Network Plus required for some game modes.|
|In-game Purchases:||Optional real-money purchases allow players to purchase Silver, an in-game virtual currency. Silver can be used to purchase a variety of optional in-game items such as emotes, side items, and boosters.|
|Gambling Elements:||Activity rewards, which are solely for in-game items such as armor and weapons, are based on random number generation (RNG), awarding random items for activity completions. Real-money transactions allow players to purchase virtual currency in-game, which in turn can be used from time to time to purchase loot bundles that return random items of varying in-game usefulness.|
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- ESRB - Teen (game is generally suitable for ages 13 and up)
- PEGI - 16 (game is generally suitable for ages 16 and up)
- ACB - M (game is generally suitable for ages 15 and up)
Due to its persistent world elements, Destiny requires an active internet connection for all game modes on all platforms. To access additional features of Destiny such as cooperative and competitive multiplayer game modes, players will need to have a paid account on either Xbox Live Gold (for Xbox 360 and Xbox One users) or PlayStation Network Plus (for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 users). Xbox Live Gold costs as little as US$5 per month, while PSN Plus costs as little as US$4.16 per month. Destiny does not require additional subscription fees from Bungie or Activision.
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|Bungie:||No contact information|
|PlayStation:||US Contact page - UK Contact page|
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