The Destiny community has been in turmoil lately, with Bungie under fire for deceptive systems, failing to communicate with its most hardcore fans, and producing a sequel with a generally unsatisfying endgame. (For a more detailed rundown, I'd point you towards this piece by Jason Schreier at Kotaku.) Yesterday, Bungie cancelled a stream previewing its upcoming DLC, Curse of Osiris, to address these issues head-on, promising a lengthy blog post about the game's future. That post went live this afternoon, and suggests a structural re-alignment for how Bungie views Destiny.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://waypoint.vice.com/en_us/article/vbz4jx/bungie-future-of-destiny-2-for-players-who-want-destiny-as-their-hobby