Bungie announced today one of the largest content offerings in gaming to launch this year Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection. Containing every release from the award-winning action shooter franchise to date, including the new large expansion, Destiny: Rise of Iron, Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection is the perfect opportunity for new Guardians to join the fight for humanityÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s survival.
For legacy gen players, Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection marks the opportunity to transition to playing Destiny on a current gen system through the upgrade programme which begins today and runs until 31st January, 2017. Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection will launch alongside Rise of Iron on 20th September, 2016 and will be available for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One (PlayStation Plus, Xbox Live Gold, required for some features). Gamers who pre-purchase Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection digitally will be able to experience Destiny, The Dark Below, House of Wolves and The Taken King immediately, while awaiting the release of Rise of Iron.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection is the perfect starting point for gamers who have yet to experience Destiny,Ã¢â‚¬Â said Byron Beede, Sr. Vice President of Destiny at Activision. Ã¢â‚¬Å“Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection contains some of the most engaging content Bungie has ever created and the soon-to-be released Rise of Iron. It also includes a character boost that will allow new players to instantly join in with friends who are already enjoying Destiny.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Players who pre-order Destiny Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Collection or Rise of Iron will receive the black and silver Iron Gjallarhorn*, a fan favourite weapon making its return to power. Those that pre-order digitally or at select retailers will also receive the Iron Gjallarwing Sparrow*.
Destiny brings you into a bold world of action and adventure where you are a Guardian of the last safe city on Earth wielding incredible powers. Explore the ancient ruins of our solar system as you immerse yourself in a cinematic single-player campaign. Join up with friends in three or six player co-op activities. Spar with your fellow players in a variety of competitive multiplayer modes. Upgrade your character to create a powerful hero as unique as yourself. Become Legend.