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Sep 5, 2018, 5:30 PM EDT

Bungie's wildly popular online RPG/shooter hybrid Destiny certainly attracts a lot of attention, but what's it all about? That's likely the question on many players' minds, especially as the latest content expansion, Forsaken, just dropped this week. What's going on with the convoluted lore of Destiny, and why should you care about Forsaken at all?

Before you make a Wikipedia run, don't worry – we've got you covered. We've distilled all the important facts you should know about Destiny, Guardians, and the "big bads" of the series so you can stop wondering about where things fit in together and more about how much you're going to be playing Forsaken with friends!

The Forsaken expansion introduces new Destinations, a new story campaign, new weapons, new enemies, and a whole lot more. If it's all your friends are currently talking about and you can't wait to join up for some hardcore gaming, just check out the video below for a quick and efficient primer on everything you need to know to get started. Trust us, it's way less complicated than you think.