Destiny – Expanding The Prison of Elders

destiny prison of eldersAfter taking a break from Destiny I have been diving back into runs on The Prison of Elders and Nightfalls. I still maintain that The Prison is some of the best and most enjoyable PVE content in Destiny next to the Raids. The Raids lacked accessibility and ease of engagement, but with a full team they were always pretty fun once the kinks got worked out of a new group. The Prison of Elders can be engaged with fairy easily since the fire teams can be smaller and once your team hits a stride they can be beaten much faster than raids. However, the more I play it the more potential I see for expanding this piece of Destiny. Continue reading

Destiny Prison of Elders won’t last without changes

prison-of-eldersI already wrote a post about some of the big picture concerns I have with Destiny’s latest DLC House of Wolves, and it will be on my YouTube channel later today. In that post I made sure to establish ground level problems that I see with the new content. My fear is that it will continue to push many in the community away, while the rest of us can have a sense of satisfaction and something to do each week with most of the best gear. After a solid week of playing the Prison of Elders and bagging Skolas three times as well as three Elder Ciphers, I have some specific gripes and critiques about how this content is wrong headed in some ways and flat out convoluted in others. The reason these changes are important is because The Prison of Elders is some of the most fun I have had in Destiny. Continue reading