Destiny 2: Forsaken officially announced

Activision and Bungie have officially announced the existence of Forsaken, the latest expansion for Destiny 2, will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC users on September 4.

Here is a full rundown of the Forsaken expansion from Activision:

Following years of strife, what remains of the Reef has fallen to lawlessness. You and Cayde-6 are sent to personally investigate the recent unrest. Upon arrival, you soon discover the most-wanted criminals in the Prison of Elders have organized an escape. Beyond the Vanguard’s authority, you’ll pursue these fugitives deep into the Reef. Explore new regions, awaken new powers, earn powerful weapons, and uncover long lost Awoken secrets. The hunt is on.

Features

  • Hunt down the eight Barons and their crew
  • Two new destinations: The Tangled Shore and The Dreaming City
  • A brand-new raid
  • Introducing Gambit, a four-versus-four competitive player-versus-enemy mode
  • Wield new powers with nine additional supers
  • Collect new exotic weapons, armor, and gear
  • All-new weapon archetype, Legendary Bow
  • New story missions, adventures, destination activities, and more

In addition, Activision shared details on how much things are going to cost. Forsaken will be available as a standalone unit for $39.99, but it will require Destiny 2 along with Destiny 2 Expansions I and II. There will also be a Digital Deluxe Edition for $79.99, which includes "The Awoken Legend" download content and the annual pass. Finally, Forsaken can be purchased only with the annual pass for $69.99.

Here is the details on The Awoken Legend DLC and the annual pass:

The Awoken Legend DLC Set

  • Wrath Majestic Legendary Bow Ornament
  • Dirge Paladin Emblem
  • Vestian Ghost Shell
  • Fireteam Medallions

Destiny 2: Forsaken Annual Pass

Alongside seasonal updates and live events available to every Destiny 2 player, Forsaken Annual Pass provides bonus rewards and introduces three premium content releases (anticipated in Winter 2018, Spring 2019, and Summer 2019).

For more, check out the announcement trailer for Destiny 2: Forsaken below. You can also visit the official website for more information, and be sure to read our review if you'd like to know our thoughts on the base game!

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