Buy Destiny for your current-gen console get the next-gen version for free

For gamers who will be entering the Destiny universe first on PlayStation®3 or Xbox 360 we have some great news! For a limited time, whenever you buy a digital copy of Destiny, you will be able to download the next-gen version within the same console family for FREE.

DIGITAL LAST – GEN PURCHASE DIGITAL NEXT – GEN PURCHASE
Playstation®3 Playstation®4
Xbox 360 Xbox One
DIGITAL BASE GAME FREE
DIGITAL GUARDIAN EDITION FREE
EXPANSION PASS FREE

*Within console family and subject to availability

DESTINY FREE NEXT-GEN DOWNLOAD FAQ

DIGITAL CONTENT

PlayStation®

Q. When I buy/redeem the Destiny Digital Base Game, Digital Guardian Edition, or Expansion Pass for PlayStation®3, how do I get the free PlayStation®4 version?

When you buy/redeem the Destiny Digital Base Game, Digital Guardian Edition, or Expansion Pass on or before January 15th, 2015, you can download the Playstation®4 version from the PlayStation®Store for free by doing the following:

  • Log into your PlayStation®4 using the same Sony Entertainment Network Account (PSN ID) used to buy/redeem the Destiny digital content on PlayStation®3.
  • Navigate to the Destiny content page or search for the corresponding item you purchased previously on PlayStation®3.
  • Add the item to your cart and complete the transaction.
  • Wait for the download to complete.

Expansion Pass content (which includes Expansions I and II) will only be available for full download once released.

Q. If I pre-ordered the PlayStation®3 digital version, when will my PlayStation®4 digital version of Destiny be available?

The PlayStation®4 digital upgrade will be available to you as close to launch as possible. We anticipate the PlayStation®4 version will be ready for you by Wednesday 9/10 at 6pm PDT, but please check back here for updates. Unfortunately, the PlayStation®4 upgrade will NOT be available for pre-order or pre-load.

Q. When I download the free PlayStation®4 version(s), will I still be able to play it on PlayStation®3?

Yes. Your Sony Entertainment Network Account (PSN ID) will retain licenses for both consoles.

Q. When I buy the Destiny Limited Edition or Destiny Ghost Edition on PlayStation®3, how do I get the free PlayStation®4 version of the Expansion Pass?

  • Log into your PlayStation®3 and redeem the voucher for the Destiny Expansion Pass in the PlayStation®Store on or before January 15, 2015.
  • Log into your PlayStation®4 any time after using the same Sony Entertainment Network Account (PSN ID) used to redeem the Destiny Expansion Pass on PlayStation®3.
  • Navigate to the Expansion Pass within the Destiny content page in the PlayStation®Store.
  • Add the item to your cart and complete the transaction and wait for the download to complete.
  • Wait for the download to complete.
  • A physical or digital PlayStation®4 version of the Destiny game will be required to play this content on PlayStation®4, sold separately.
  • Expansion Pass content (which includes Expansions I and II) will only be available for full download once released.

XBOX

Q. When I buy/redeem the Destiny Digital Base Game or Expansion Pass for Xbox 360, how do I get the free Xbox One version?

When you buy/redeem the Destiny Digital Base Game or Expansion Pass for Xbox 360 on or before January 15th, 2015, you can download the Xbox One copy from the Xbox Store for free by doing the following:

  • Log into your Xbox One using the same Microsoft Account (Xbox Live Account) used to buy/redeem the Destiny Digital Base Game or Expansion Pass on Xbox 360.
  • Navigate to the digital content’s location in the Xbox Store.
  • Add the item to your download queue and wait for the download to complete.
  • Expansion Pass content (which includes Expansions I and II) will only be available for full download once released.

Q. When I download the free Destiny Digital Base Game for Xbox One, will I still be able to play it on Xbox 360?

Yes. Your Microsoft Account (Xbox Live Account) will retain licenses for both consoles.

Q. When I buy the Destiny Limited Edition or Destiny Ghost Edition on Xbox 360, will I also be able to download the Xbox One version of the Expansion Pass that comes with it for free?

Yes, when you buy the Destiny Limited Edition or Destiny Ghost Edition on Xbox 360 and redeem the Expansion Pass by January 15, 2015, you will also be able to download it on Xbox One by doing the following:

  • Log into your Xbox 360 and redeem the token for the Destiny Expansion Pass on Xbox Live on or before January 15, 2015.
  • Log into your Xbox One using the same Microsoft Account (Xbox Live Account) used to redeem the Destiny Expansion Pass on Xbox 360.
  • Navigate to the Expansion Pass within the Destiny content page in the Xbox Store.
  • Add the item to your download queue and wait for the download to complete.
  • A physical or digital Xbox One version of the Destiny game will be required to play this content on Xbox One, sold separately.
  • Expansion Pass content (which includes Expansions I and II) will only be available for full download once released.

MY GUARDIANS, STATS AND GEAR

Q. Will my Guardians, progress, stats, and gear carry over when I download and play the next-gen version?

Yes. Whether you participate in this program or not, your Guardians, progress, stats, and gear are shared within a console family (PlayStation®3PlayStation®4 or Xbox 360Xbox One) and will be waiting for you when you transition to next-gen.

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