Archive for 28 March 2012


Structured Player vs. Player

Structured PvP is ArenaNet’s competitive PvP. Let’s be honest for a moment, I assume that World vs. World will be a lot of fun, but it’s hardly the place you would go to see which of two teams actually have the best skills. Structured PvP is ArenaNet’s best chance at an e-sport. Now before I […]

Playing Healer in a Healer-Less Game

You all heard ArenaNet saying that they nuked the trinity. No more tanking, no more dedicated healer… I guess they needed to keep the nuker so they could nuke the trinity. Well, what of those who like me loved to play healer? So I made as best as I could a dedicated healer, and gave […]

Beta Weekend 2 Coverage Round-up – Part 2

There’s been a lot of GW2 action since the Beta wrapped up so let’s tale a look at more of of the coverage both here and around the Intertubes. GWO How to gether, how to craft – by Gorani Running and Waypoints in GW2 – by CMEPTb Musings of an Armchair Mesmer – Changes between beta tests – […]

Mike O’Brien on Microtransactions

With so much coverage going on here at GWO following the Beta weekend, this almost slipped through the net. Mike O’Brien has been talking to PCGamers about the microtransacton model in Guild Wars 2 following last week’s announcement. The article/interview can be checked out on PCGamer. Here’s a quick snip: [ANET]“You know it’s not going […]

How to Gether, How to Craft?

Yes, the typo in the headline is intentional. Playing with the GWO team this weekend made one thing obvious: You do not have enough storage space to pick up everything you can gather, harvest and that drops from foes. It is just too much for the limited space you have, even if you take a profession […]

Guild Wars 2 Retail Partners Listed

ArenaNet has now released their list of retail partners for pre-order which kicks off on 10 April. The list covers most countries and it’s annotated with CE so you know where that special edition is going to be available. Check out the list in the Wiki and key an eye out for updates to the […]