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Luke Smith was the design lead for Destiny and the game director of Destiny 2. Before working at Bungie, Smith was a news editor for 1UP and was notable for his criticisms of Halo 2. He later worked as a designer for Halo: Reach.
- [http://www.gameinformer.com/games/destiny_2/b/playstation4/archive/2017/06/11/destiny-2s-lead-creators-discuss-story-direction.aspx Game Informer - Lead Creators Discuss Story Direction