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The Destiny beta saw 4.6 million people playing Bungie's latest game

Were you one of the 4.6 million people who took part in the Destiny beta? (NASDAQ:ATVI)

| Gaming News | Posted: Jul 31, 2014 1:24 am

Bungie's beta of Destiny is over now, but with the beta taking place between July 17 and July 27, just how many people played it? Bungie has said that a huge 4.6 million people took part in its beta, which is a gigantic number.

 

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Activision Publishing CEO, Eric Hirshberg, said: "This is the biggest beta of this console generation by a wide margin and the largest console beta ever for a new video game IP to date. Hosting a beta at this scale is an incredible feat, so we're thrilled to see the phenomenal response". The beta of Destiny had people talking across the world, as it gave gamers a chance to look at Bungie's big new game, especially considering Activision has put aside $500 million for the franchise so far.

NEWS SOURCES:Kotaku.com.au

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