Bungie is playing the deep cuts in the trailer for the 'Season of Dawn'.
But let's investigate just how nerdy it gets.
The games that kept us occupied last month, from big-budget shooters to indie FMV titles, via one of the prettiest-looking "racers" ever.
I didn't expect my first hour with 'Destiny: Rise of Iron,' to be spent exploring layers of menus that I'd forgotten about and trying to decipher the junk in my quest log.
The main game in Ubisoft's MMO shooter is gorgeous but flawed. Step inside its gritty PVP area, though, and shit gets real.
Dickheads are everywhere. And that means there are plenty of them in games. Let's slag a few off.
The 'Destiny' community isn't all anonymous gamers abusing each other – some players actually help newcomers to get ahead.
Time wasted, work lost forever – when someone acting as an Explosion.com editor went fishing for content, nothing was as it seemed.
The votes have been counted. We have a clear winner.
A brief overview of gaming's more pleasant-on-the-eye ends of the world as we know it.
It's the biggest cosplay event in Britain, so people made an effort. Most people, anyway.
The artist formerly known as Princess Nokia expresses love and bright optimism in the face of systemic oppression on her new disco-indebted album, Honeysuckle.