Following Internet rumblings that made Bungie's next game out to be along the lines of World of Warcraft in space, lead network engineer David Aldridge responded that it isn't. He did say, according to IGN, that the project is a "massively multiplayer action game," though.
Is this a case of semantics? Quite possibly. Don't know for sure yet, but I'll tell you what I do know: the only reason I posted this was the absurdly dumb image. Yes, I'm shallow, and easily entertained. Exhaustion does that to you.