Five Adventures, One Blockbuster Edition: Destiny – The Collection Available Worldwide on September 20

Destiny – The Collection to Feature the Upcoming Large Expansion – Destiny:
Rise of Iron

Legacy Gen Upgrade Path Begins Today

SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Bungie and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI), announced today one of the
largest content offerings in gaming to launch this year – Destiny
The Collection
. Containing every release from the award-winning
action shooter franchise to date, including the new large expansion, Destiny:
Rise of Iron
, Destiny The Collection is the
perfect opportunity for new Guardians to join the fight for humanity’s
survival. For legacy gen players, Destiny The Collection marks
the opportunity to transition to playing Destiny on a
current gen system through the upgrade program which begins today and
runs until January 31, 2017. Destiny The Collection will
launch alongside Rise of Iron on September 20, 2016 and will be
available for the PlayStation®4 and Xbox One (PlayStation®Plus, Xbox
Live Gold, required for some features). Gamers who pre-purchase Destiny
The Collection digitally will be able to experience Destiny,
The Dark Below, House of Wolves and The
Taken King
immediately, while awaiting the release of Rise of

Destiny The Collection is the perfect starting point
for gamers who have yet to experience Destiny,” said Byron Beede,
Sr. Vice President of Destiny at Activision. “Destiny The
contains some of the most engaging content Bungie has
ever created and the soon-to-be released Rise of Iron. It also
includes a character boost that will allow new players to instantly join
in with friends who are already enjoying Destiny.”

Players who pre-order Destiny The Collection or Rise
of Iron
will receive the black and silver Iron Gjallarhorn*, a fan
favorite weapon making its return to power. Those that pre-order
digitally or at select retailers will also receive the Iron Gjallarwing

Destiny brings you into a bold world of action and adventure where you
are a Guardian of the last safe city on Earth wielding incredible
powers. Explore the ancient ruins of our solar system as you immerse
yourself in a cinematic single-player campaign. Join up with friends in
three or six player co-op activities. Spar with your fellow players in a
variety of competitive multiplayer modes. Upgrade your character to
create a powerful hero as unique as yourself. Become Legend.

Destiny The Collection is rated T for Teen by the ESRB. Destiny
The Collection will be available at a suggested retail
price of $59.99. At launch, PlayStation gamers will also get access
exclusive content for Rise of Iron, timed exclusive until at
least Fall 2017. For more information on the Legacy gen upgrade
path please visit:

For game information, visit
and follow the official Destiny social channels at
and @DestinyTheGame
on Twitter and Instagram. The community can interact directly with the
developers at,,
on Twitter, and
on Twitch.

About Bungie

Bungie was founded in 1991 with two goals: develop kick ass games that
combine state-of-the-art technology with uncompromising art, captivating
storytelling, and deep gameplay, and then to sell enough copies to fund
our ongoing quest for World Domination. Over the past twenty years,
Bungie created a bunch of fun games, including the Halo franchise, the
Marathon Trilogy, and the first two Myth games. Our independent,
employee-owned development studio is located in Bellevue, Washington,
the base where we launched our most ambitious project to date: Destiny.

More information about Bungie can be found at

About Activision Publishing

Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, Activision Publishing,
Inc. is a leading global producer and publisher of interactive
entertainment. Activision maintains operations throughout the world.
More information about Activision and its products can be found on the
company’s website, or
by following @Activision.

Cautionary Note Regarding Forward-looking
Information in this press release that involves
Activision Publishing’s expectations, plans, intentions or strategies
regarding the future, including statements about the expected release
date, and features and functionality, of Destiny – The Collection or
Rise of Iron are forward-looking statements that are not facts and
involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Factors that could cause
Activision Publishing’s actual future results to differ materially from
those expressed in the forward-looking statements set forth in this
release include unanticipated product delays and other factors
identified in the risk factors sections of Activision Blizzard’s most
recent annual report on Form 10-K and any subsequent quarterly reports
on Form 10-Q. The forward-looking statements in this release are based
upon information available to Activision Publishing and Activision
Blizzard as of the date of this release, and neither Activision
Publishing nor Activision Blizzard assumes any obligation to update any
such forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements believed to
be true when made may ultimately prove to be incorrect. These statements
are not guarantees of the future performance of Activision Publishing or
Activision Blizzard and are subject to risks, uncertainties and other
factors, some of which are beyond its control and may cause actual
results to differ materially from current expectations.

*Access to Iron Gjallarhorn and Iron Gjallarwing starting 09.20.16. Can
be attained by pre-ordering Destiny – The Collection or Rise of Iron.
Iron Gjallarhorn requires completion of an in-game quest. See
for additional details. Iron Gjallarhorn and Iron Gjallarwing not
exclusive to any retailer or platform. Subject to availability.

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Bungie and the Bungie Logo are among the trademarks of Bungie, Inc.
Published and distributed by Activision. Activision is a registered
trademark of Activision Publishing, Inc. All other trademarks or trade
names are the properties of their respective owners.


Activision Publishing, Inc.
Genevieve Waldman, 425-440-6854