Destiny Elemental Primaries “Being Left Behind” Says Creative Director

By   /   Oct 24, 2015
Destiny skill based matchmaking

It looks like Destiny developers are leaving behind some aspects of the game as they learn new things with the new version of the game.

Someone on NeoGAF had asked the Destiny fans over there if anyone was getting elemental weapons off of Oryx on Hard Mode.

Surprisingly, he got a reply from Luke Smith, the game’s creative director at Bungie who has also worked on Vault of Glass Raid as the lead designer. He clarified that developers were moving on from Elemental Primaries because they were limiting the choice of weapons.

Elemental primaries are being left behind. They had the distinct and undesirable property of limiting a broad weapon sandbox to a few weapons. You’re free to disagree, but I strongly prefer the breadth of arsenal options, the potential of finding a better Legendary than you have to being stuck because of a damage color.

As he pointed out, some might disagree but it is also a fact that having broader options is always good.

Also, if you check out the forums where Destiny is being discussed, you will see that a vast majority of the fanbase is welcoming this step. Do you agree if the game moves on from Elemental Legendaries in the year two?

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now


The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More