Guild Wars 2 Summary
Today marks the launch of the Heart of Thorns expansion for Guild Wars 2, and developer ArenaNet has announced that sincea month ago, the game is enjoying its personal record number of subscribers.
The major expansion for the subscription-less MMO Guild Wars 2, Heart of Thorns, will have its third and last beta next weekend. A launch trailer was also revealed.
has made its popular MMO Guild Wars 2 free-to-play. That doesn't necessarily mean it will descend into a microtransaction nightmare, however.
The core game will be fully playable for free, but new expansion Heart of Thorns will be sold at a premium price. The studio is hoping that the expansion's new Raid dungeons and story content will sway long-time players.
ArenaNet unveils elite specialisation for the Revenant, the new class from Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns
Guild Wars 2 expansion Heart of Thorns will add a new profession to the MMORPG,, a heavily armoured warrior powered by a connection to legendary heroes of the past.
Now developerhas lifted the lid on the profession's elite specialization, the Herald. These guys take their inspiration from the ancient and noble dragon, Glint.
Guild Wars 2's first expansionwill allow players to set up their own majestic guild halls, which function as a hub for your merry band of players from which you can launch missions, challenge other guilds, or just have a bit of a laugh.
Developer ArenaNet demonstrated the new feature in a trailer at the E3yesterday. GW2's signature soaring architectural style makes for some very good-looking guild hangouts.