(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) – Bungie’s upcoming sci-fi open world game, Destiny, will be receiving its beta this summer, announced Activison President, Eric Hirshberg.
According to a report on CVG, Hirshberg has previously stated Destiny has to be the next billion dollar franchise.
“We believe Destiny could be Activision Publishing’s third billion-dollar franchise, and we’re working hard to make it the biggest new IP launch in video game history,” stated Hirshberg during Thursday’s earnings call.
“Together, we are bringing gamers an ambitious and innovative game which combines the intensity of great first-person action, with the character investment and social connections of an RPG in an immense connected universe. We believe the game is on track to deliver record pre-orders for a new franchise.”
The Destiny beta will be available this summer for PS4 and PS3 consoles, with a expected release on September 9th.