According to industry analyst Mat Piscatella, Destiny is the #2 best-selling FPS IP in the US, surpassing even heavy-hitters such as Battlefield.
And so, the plot thickens.
Judging from a recent job opportunity listing, there's every chance Arkane studios could be the next big-name developer to abandon single-player narratives.
People awoke this fine morning with expecting a Destiny 2 reveal. They got it - but through a leak. Several hours later, the confirmation came through from Bungie themselves. Destiny 2 releases September 8 - and PC players are formally invited.
Just like with Take-Two before it, the quarterly earnings calls are the best source of information this time of year. And Activision's performance briefing makes good mention of Destiny 2.