Bungie has taken Destiny offline for an extended maintenance. Stopping players from connecting to the game servers at 8am Pacific, the maintenance has now started and is due to end in just over 3 hours.
Destiny is undergoing maintenance starting now. Expected completion is 12 PM PDT. For more info, please see: https://t.co/Ocy0lEVMfq
— Bungie Help (@BungieHelp) August 4, 2016
The maintenance comes ahead of the latest This Week at Bungie, this could possibly suggest an announcement or exciting news is due this week for the game.
Bungie has already revealed the next DLC in the form of Rise of Iron which is due to release on the 20th September 2016.