guild wars

Official Site: Guild Wars
Studio: NCsoft
Launch Date: April 26, 2005
Genre: Fantasy Themepark
Business Model: B2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC

Guild Wars 2 kicks off Guild Week tomorrow

Guild Wars 2 has plenty in store for player organizations when Heart of Thorns launches later next month, and because of that,...

Guild Wars 2 details the Druid, raiding, and final expansion test weekend

Guild Wars 2 players will be able to get their collective hands on Heart of Thorns very soon, and that's a good...

The MOP Up: A rebirth for Star Wars Galaxies

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: Threat Level Midnight

Even in the far future, Starfleet officers still pose for a selfie or two. How could they not when they encounter such striking backdrops? "This...

TwitchCon 2015: Guild Wars 2’s Heart of Thorns trailer; the Ranger’s Druid is a healer

ArenaNet is debuting its Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns trailer today at 6 p.m. EDT on the main stage at 

Riot is working on something besides League of Legends

League of Legends developer Riot has been a one-trick pony thus far, but that may change over the next little while according...
Sir, we've brought your baggage.

Guild Wars 2 designers tinker with the Scrapper

None of the elite specializations in Guild Wars 2 has been received wholly without comment or objection, and the Scrapper is no exception....

Perfect Ten: Ten well-known voice actors behind SWTOR’s characters

When it launched, Star Wars: The Old Republic was one of the biggest video game voice-over projects that BioWare or any studio...

Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns has a full TwitchCon schedule

TwitchCon 2015 is cranking up this Friday and Saturday in San Francisco, and you'd better believe that Guild Wars 2 will be...

Flameseeker Chronicles: Understanding Guild Wars 2’s Mordrem Guard

If you pay attention to the images I use throughout my Flameseeker Chronicles articles, you'll notice that one of my favourite characters to...

Guild Wars 2 teases the Ranger elite specialization

It's not fun to be last. Someone has to be, sure, but if you're a Ranger in Guild Wars 2, not only do you...

The MOP Up: All news must go!

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: Welcome to the party, pal!

"You have to love randomly running across a band when you enter a building in Bree," reader Yrys said in conjunction with this picture...

The Daily Grind: Should MMO studios host their own forums and wikis?

Massively OP Kickstarter donor DPandaren wants to talk about something every MMO player likely uses but most of us take for granted: forums and wikis. "Do...
On the other hand, you could just release this again.

Guild Wars 2 player finds himself trapped in the Super Adventure Box

Players in Guild Wars 2 have been eagerly awaiting the return of the Super Adventure Box content more or less since the moment...

Guild Wars 2’s Scrapper turns the Engineer into a tank

Guild Wars 2's Engineer has long been the master of long-ranged attacks, using rifles, turrets, grenades, pistols, and other gadgets to bring the...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 30: Slumbering MMOs

Justin and Bree discuss WildStar, SWTOR, UO, ArcheAge, Asheron's Call, Otherland, Elite, GW2, and RIFT, with mailbag questions on early access MMOs.

Guild Wars 2 teases another elite spec

ArenaNet teased what appears to be another Guild Wars 2 elite spec via the game's Facebook page this afternoon. Oh, and this...

Guild Wars 2 will end Mordrem invasion today with no further adjustments

As we reported last week, Guild Wars 2's Mordrem invasion had a rough go of it as players experienced bugs and other...

MMO Mechanics: Economic stagnation in MMO economies

MMO economies are notoriously hard to balance, so most MMO players have seen the effects of stagnation and hyperinflation in an MMO economy for...