[Review] Destiny: The Taken King

[Review] Destiny: The Taken King

Over a decade ago, a little MMO called The Matrix Online launched with a tagline, “The Matrix has only begun to give up its secrets.” The implication being that there would be so many things to uncover and enjoy in the game that fans would stay invested for a long time. Sadly, the game failed to deliver on that promise, and subsequently faded away into obscurity.

As I was playing the newly-minted Taken King expansion, and all the goodies it brought to the Destiny shared game world, it brought me back to those crazy, heady days of the early Oughts, when I had fallen in love with a deeply flawed game because of the backstory and lore (I’m a recovering Matrix fan), and that promise of rich discovery.

Except this time, Destiny (coupled with its 2.0 patch) is delivering.

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