dark        

Most of your Destiny character stats won't transfer into the eventual sequel

0

Thank god I did all that grinding

Bungie has confirmed that for the upcoming sequel to Destiny, most of your player statistics won't transfer over. While you can still continue your guardian's journey, you won't be getting a jump start on leveling. According to Bungie, all "power, possessions, and Eververse-related items and currency will not carry forward." In further clarification that shouldn't even be necessary, the company stated that those items will all remain accessible in the previous game.

Bungie's reasoning for this decision is at least sound. "Sequels represent the start of a new adventure for every player, with new worlds to explore, new stories to tell, new powers to acquire, new loot to earn, and much more," the official blog post reads. I can understand that, even if explaining how guardians suddenly lost all of their powers will be stupid.

The things that will carry over include all personalization done to your guardian, which I suppose means armor shaders, specific rare pieces of armor, and maybe some unique guns. This will only be available to players who have reached level 20 and completed the "Black Garden" mission in Destiny (so basically everyone).

Bungie is also planning one final live event for Destiny called "Age of Triumph." No further details were shared, just that it should occur toward the end of March. I don't know if I'll be able to muster up enough interest to return to the game, but at least Bungie is trying to please fans instead of totally dropping this in favor of the future.

The Road Ahead [Bungie]

You are logged out. Login | Sign up

 
 
 

TwitterRedditEmailFacebook
 
Peter Glagowski
Peter Glagowski   gamer profile

Former Dtoid staff member. more + disclosures


 


 


Also on Destructoid: Destiny 2   (362)   From our database:

  • Here's another look at the upcoming Destiny 2 expansion - Chris Carter
  • It's a big Bungie day on Xbox Game Pass - Brett Makedonski
  • Bungie pulls back the curtain on Destiny 2's new Warlock subclass - Chris Carter
  • Here's a more detailed look at Destiny 2's upcoming patch - Chris Carter
  • Gamescom gave us a better look at some of Destiny 2: Beyond Light's new features - Chris Carter
  • Bungie reminds us that some of Destiny 2's best content is going into the 'vault' later this year - Chris Carter
  • Destiny 2's Solstice of Heroes event starts today - Chris Carter
  • Bungie is rolling out a patch next week to clean up some recent Destiny 2 bugs - Chris Carter
  • Destiny 2 is sliding onto Xbox Game Pass in September - Jordan Devore
  • More related stories
    Filed under... #Activision #Bungie #Destiny #DLC #Microsoft #Online #PS4 #season pass #Sony #Xbox One

    READER COMMENTS LOADING BELOW...


    LET'S KEEP THE COMMUNITY GREAT


    You're not expected to always agree, but do please keep cool and never make it personal. Report harassment, spam, and hate speech to our community team. Also, on the right side of a comment you can flag nasty comments anonymously (we ban users dishing bad karma). For everything else, contact us!



     
     
  •