guild wars 2

Official Site: Guild Wars 2
Studio: ArenaNet/NCsoft
Launch Date: August 28, 2012
Genre: Fantasy Hybrid Themepark
Business Model: Hybrid B2P (Cash Shop, No Sub, Paid Expansions)
Platform: PC

Guild Wars 2 adds SMS verification, living world season one recap

ArenaNet wants to make sure your Guild Wars 2 account is secure, and apparently just reminding gamers to stop using "PASSWORD123" for every website...
Air elemental horn.

Guild Wars 2’s Tempest overhauls warhorn sounds, too

You might be a fan of playing Elementalist in Guild Wars 2 and not be too excited about the Tempest's choice of weapon. War...

One Shots: Aerodynamically impossible

Back in the late '70s, the first Superman flick had the tagline, "You will believe a man can fly." Well, I look at the...

Betawatch: July 24th, 2015

John Smedley is no longer with us, by which I mean that he is still entirely alive and has not left us in the...

Massively Overthinking: Dealing with toxicity in MMO communities

This week's Massively Overthinking comes to us from Kickstarter donor Dahui, who asks, "What do you think MMO developers can do to try to minimize...

Perfect Ten: MMO fan fashion scenes

For some of us, having the best gear -- stat-wise -- isn't a driving force for playing MMOs. Now, the best-looking gear? That's a...

Guild Wars 2 confirms the Elementalist’s Tempest elite spec

ArenaNet has confirmed the rumored next elite spec for Guild Wars 2's upcoming Heart of Thorns expansion: The Elementalist's Tempest. The Tempest will access the...

The Daily Grind: What race do you wish Guild Wars 2 would add?

One of the things Guild Wars 2 players wanted in an expansion -- and aren't getting in Heart of Thorns -- is a new...

Guild Wars 2 teases the Tempest

ArenaNet teased a concept art image on its Guild Wars 2 Twitter feed this morning. The pic appears to be the Tempest for the...
Blinded by the X.

Guild Wars 2 adjusts the Revenant based on test feedback

You can't be playing a Revenant full-time in Guild Wars 2 at this point, but the test weekends with the profession highlighted some balance...
Have pride.

Guild Wars 2 provides an overview of Adventures

Let's be real here, everything you do in Guild Wars 2 is some sort of adventure. That's part of the basic premise of the...
Slightly too on-point, perhaps.

Guild Wars 2 confirms the last Revenant legend is Shiro Tagachi

Revenants have proven very capable of inflicting conditions with demonic legends, being defensive with dwarven legends, and healing their allies with centaur legends. It's certainly...

Flameseeker Chronicles: Trinity dependence in Guild Wars 2 Heart of Thorns

I don't know about you lot, but I really enjoy ArenaNet's Points of Interest livestream that airs on its official Twitch channel. It contains a massive...

Guild Wars 2 combat working as intended, will work even more as intended in the future

Don't expect Guild Wars 2 to change its combat to mimic the traditional holy trinity setup that most MMOs have, but do expect that...

Here’s a bit of info on Guild Wars 2’s veteran character slots

Guild Wars 2 forum user Linfang posted a blurb about veteran character slots yesterday that's probably worth a read if you're a fan of...

Betawatch: July 10th, 2015

Star Citizen managed to seize everyone's attention this week. Was it the opening of a new office for the game's development studio? The latest...

Get a bird’s eye view of Guild Wars 2’s new WvW map

As testing proceeds for Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns, PvP players will undoubtedly be interested in getting some time in with the brand-new...

Guild Wars 2 throws special Revenant weekend test

The official beta for Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns has yet to begin, but ArenaNet isn't above throwing a special test into the...
More droining, not like this.

Guild Wars 2 datamining uncovers Engineer drones

It's been a little while since Guild Wars 2 revealed another of the elite specializations coming to the game with Heart of Thorns, and...

That guy who redesigned Guild Wars 2’s UI is now tackling WoW’s website

Remember back in January when an ArenaNet forum user named Amax redesigned the UI for Guild Wars 2? As it turns out, Amax is Gradinar Razvan, who...