When the news graced computer monitors that the alpha was available to play this past weekend for a first look into what Destiny has to offer, PS4s and faces lit up with anticipation. If the title of this article isn’t indication enough, the game is just a blast to play. Never before has there been a game that so seamlessly combined what were previously considered to be vastly different genres of games. Bungie has crafted something that marries the high-octane thrills of first-person shooters, the rich lore of narrative-driven games, the multiplayer components of AAA shooters, the social interaction of MMOs, and engaging cooperative gameplay. As a result, it’s truly epic.