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Episode #41: Welcome to Forsaken!

It has arrived.


After all the trailers, after all the hype, after all the anticipation, Destiny 2 introduces Forsaken and the fall of a beloved hero. We are on Twitch and behind the mics to share with you our thoughts. What do you think of the latest DLC from Bungie ? Give us a call at 703.791.1701 or podcast (at) happyhourfromthetower (dot) com. We’d love to hear from you!

00:00 — Introduction

3:05 — Episode #041: Welcome to Forsaken (Part One)

  • Forsaken is here, and we are all processing it.
    • For Ron, this is the Destiny we have been waiting for since the original.
    • Brandon and Nick are now joined by Stacia so the whole family is on board!
    • On the return of a Guardian’s voice…
    • Nick Kelly’s opinion in one word: Lore.
    • So. Much. Stuff. To do!!!
    • Tee would have finished the story by now, but dammit, Gambit! 
  • Where Tee is at the story…
  • Brandon was focused in getting payback.
  • In Memorium…
  • The hidden gem of Forsaken: Spider
  • Ron, once again, stuck it out all Tuesday for Big Cat Rescue.
  • Brandon faces Principal Spider.
  • Forsaken overhauls more than just the weapons slots.
  • The real joy of Forsaken: So much to do, and you decide what direction you want to take.
  • Looking over the journey we have taken from Destiny 2, to Curse of Osiris, to Warmind, to this week.

21:12 — Headshots

24:31 — Episode #041: Welcome to Forsaken (Part Two)

  • And now, suddenly, technical difficulties…
  • Exotic Quests — brace yourselves.
    • Nick lays down some serious math on the Coach. The Grind is real!
    • The HHFTT crew imagine what the developmental meetings went for Forsaken.
    • The exotics feel exotic again.
  • If you think that that’s a Loot Cave you’ve found, think again.
  • Oh, Gambit…why can’t we quit you?
    • Tee thought things feel slow now, but honestly, it was the adrenaline.
    • Special Shoutout to these guys — MikeTheIron and Averagewhiteguy2 — for being such a great Fireteam!
  • Yes, Gambit is worth all the hype, all the wait. And Tee is fired up.
  • The Phalanx are pains-in-the-ass!
  • And here’s Drafty with the Play of the Game!
  • Triumphs…what do we think?
    • What the score tells us
    • Quick shout-out’s to the Chat
    • Bungie Rewards
  • Welcome to the Tower Hangry Gamer Gear!
    • They got cool, original Destiny gear. And other games!
    • Now they are sponsoring us!
    • And when you check out, use “HAPPYHOUR” at checkout, and receive 15% off your order!
  • Where you can reach out to us!
    • Voicemail/WhatsApp — 703.791.1701
    • Email — podcast (at) happyhourfromthetower (dot) com
    • Or leave us a comment on the blog!
  • Some last minute thoughts…
    • Tee, set Gambit aside to finish the story!
    • Saturdays on stream — join us for the #CrucibleClinic! 
    • Angela’s GoFundMe and TD0013’s Etsy Store — check them out!
    • You remember TeeDee, of course…



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Eyes up, Guardian!
Time to give up the Ghost.

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