Cooperative Multiplayer Design in Destiny


Destiny gives players a chance to play together asymmetrically, occupying the same space in the world while on completely different missions. Two players may be dealing with the same enemies and obstacles in the very same space, but with completely disparate objectives, narratives, and progression. This talk covers some of the basic challenges to designing PvE content in games where players are interacting with the same game environment while still being on their own personal journey.