Destiny 2 Requires 300 GB Storage To Download The Final Shape On Steam

By Zuhaad Ali
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Bungie has revealed the download size and storage space requirements for Destiny 2’s upcoming The Final Shape update.

As the release of Destiny 2’s latest expansion, The Final Shape, approaches, players are being advised to get their systems ready for one of the game’s pre-load updates. The storage requirements for the upcoming expansion have been officially revealed.

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In this article, you’ll find all the details for The Final Shape pre-load size on all platforms.

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Destiny 2 The Final Shape Storage Requirements Across Platforms

According to the latest information from Bungie, the storage requirements for The Final Shape expansion vary significantly across different platforms. Here is a detailed breakdown of the storage needs:

  • PlayStation 5: The download size is 143.81 GB, and the storage space requirement is 143.81 GB.
  • PlayStation 4: The download size is 110.70 GB, and the storage space requirement is also 129.31 GB.
  • Xbox One: The download size and required space for installation both stand at 139.52 GB.
  • Xbox Series X|S: Both the download size and installation space needed are 165.82 GB.
  • Steam: The download size is 155.50 GB, and the storage space requirement is also 299.70 GB, accounting for the current version of Destiny 2 (up to 144.20 GB).
  • Epic Games Store: The download size is 144.61 GB, and the storage space requirement is 279.66 GB.
  • Microsoft Store: The download size is 156.22 GB, and the storage space requirement is also 156.22 GB.

The most significant storage requirement comes for players on Steam. On Steam, the current version of Destiny 2 can take up to 144.20 GB. Adding the pre-load for Update 8.0.0.1, which can be up to 155.50 GB, the total required space reaches an immense 299.70 GB.

This large size is due to how Steam handles pre-loads, requiring additional space temporarily. After the installation, the total size of the game will decrease significantly as the old version is removed, freeing up a substantial amount of space.

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Destiny 2 The Final Shape Pre-load Release Schedule

Below are the details for The Final Shape’s Update 8.0.0.1 release window for all platforms:

  • PlayStation: The update will be available on June 3, 2024, after 10 AM PT. However, Bungie says, “In an effort to decrease server load, some PlayStation users may be able to pre-download Update 8.0.0.1 starting on June 1, 2024, after 10 AM PT.”
  • Xbox: The update will be available on June 3, 2024, after 10 AM PT.
  • Steam: The update will be available on June 3, 2024, after 10 AM PT.
  • Epic Game Store: Update will be available on June 3, 2024, after 10 AM PT.
  • Microsoft Store: Update will be available on June 3, 2024, after 10 AM PT.
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Apart from that, Bungie has revealed the full list of perks for the new Artifact in The Final Shape. If you wish to learn more about it, make sure to check out our dedicated article here.

Destiny 2 The Final Shape is set to release on June 4, 2024, on PlayStation, Xbox, and PC.

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