Last-Gen Destiny Comes With A Free Current-Gen Upgrade (For Now)

Destiny launches next week on a bunch of different consoles. Since developer Bungie has a ten-year plan for the game, it may outlast some of the devices its debuting on. But if you're starting Destiny on the Xbox 360 or PS3, don't worry: jumping to the next generation won't cost you anything—for now. » 9/05/14 4:05pm 9/05/14 4:05pm

The Tiniest Skylanders Of Them All Are Now Playable Characters

Along with the normal and large-sized Skylanders toys, over the past year or so Activision and Toys For Bob have been releasing these ridiculously cute little promo figures that acted as cosmetic pets in games like last year's Swap Force. In this year's Trap Team, they're fully playable and fully freaking adorable. » 8/13/14 9:40am 8/13/14 9:40am

Destiny's Beta Characters Aren't Transferring to the Final Version

Millions of players might have been hoping—assuming, even—that all the work they'd put in leveling up and customizing characters during the Destiny beta would continue on in the final version of the game. Nope. The characters built in this summer's pre-launch test are being wiped and all players will be starting fresh. » 8/11/14 8:40am 8/11/14 8:40am