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

Flameseeker Chronicles: Am I the only one who doesn’t enjoy Guild Wars 2 datamining?

I know, I know: Solid information about Heart of Thorns is coming really slowly from the Guild Wars 2 PR machine, making...

Guild Wars 2 hands out third anniversary gifts

If you created a character at the beginning of Guild Wars 2's head start, then you'll want to log in today to get...

Sword and Bored: Jumping puzzle

Mo and Amilya tackle a new jumping puzzle in the recent expansion to their MMO.

Guild Wars 2 teases Thief elite specialization

"This promises to be a distracting week..." Guild Wars 2 hinted on its Twitter account today, posting a piece of concept art...

One Shots: Quiet grace

When I take pictures of people in real life, I almost never ask them to pose. That feels so artificial to me; I'd rather...

The Soapbox: These three MMOs deserve a do-over

Wouldn't it be cool if every MMORPG that failed to reach its potential were granted some sort of do-over? We've seen it happen once, with...

Massively Overthinking: MMOs that need VR

Man, our Kickstarter backers are fixated on virtual reality. It's almost as if you guys are really tech-savvy and into gaming immersion or something! Today's Massively Overthinking...

Guild Wars 2 will demo ‘challenging group content’ at PAX

Guild Wars 2 fans heading to PAX Prime later this month will find a lot to do with their favorite MMO.
Cool players don't look at explosions.

Guild Wars 2’s Warrior elite specialization is the Berserker

Warriors in Guild Wars 2 have always had a big focus on gathering and unleashing Adrenaline as a resource. It's part of their...
Take care.

Massively OP Podcast Episode 26: Failcom

Justin and Larry discuss WildStar's F2P, Funcom's troubles, Otherland's alpha, Darkfall's soft wipe, Neverwinter's strongholds, and the next iteration of Hellgate.

The MOP Up: Fishing Planet will rule all

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we're deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

One Shots: They’ll swallow your soul

Sometimes you can't help but take a screenshot of what is otherwise nightmare fuel, because perhaps in freezing a scene in its tracks, you...
Wow, positive.

Perfect Ten: Ten MMO futures that never were

One of the things I spend a lot of time thinking about is Operation Unthinkable. For those of you who don't feel like...

Massively Opinionated: Which MMO dev handles offensive people the best?

In this episode, Larry, Jason, and The Cosmic Engine answer Patreon questions on which MMO studio best handles trolls.

Exclusive: Guild Wars 2’s Revenant elite spec is the Herald

The Revenant is shaping up to be a unique profession on a Guild Wars 2 roster, with fresh ideas in regards to combat abilities and its...

Global Chat: Guild Wars 2 needs to get its act together

Hunter's Insight is a long-time fan and player of Guild Wars 2, but recently he had some pretty harsh words to say...
Very smooth.

Guild Wars 2 teases the Revenant elite specialization without much subtlety

The upcoming Revenant will have an elite specialization in Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns just like the other professions in the...

Earn your wings in Guild Wars 2’s new PvP leagues

Coming this fall to a Guild Wars 2 near you will be the next evolution of the game's PvP scene. ArenaNet announced today...

Gamescom 2015: Guild Wars 2’s new mastery system details revealed

On the opening day of Gamescom 2015, I crept away from the buzzing hum and dazzling lights of the show floor to sit down with...

One Shots: First steps into a greater world

Do you miss Vanguard? It's been a while now since that particular fantasy world closed its doors to players, but warm memories of...