Archive for August 2012


ArenaNet Brings Down the Ban Hammer – 72 Hour Suspensions

Interesting note from ArenaNet tonight regarding bannings for players exploiting the game’s Karma Weapons Exploit bug. However, there is a twist, player who have been caught are being given another chance with 72 hour ban being placed on their accounts instead of a perm ban. If anyone has been naughty and got caught exploiting this […]

Maintenance – Email Authentication – Issues Update

[ANET]The maintenance is now over and you should be able to log in again. Thanks for your patience and understanding! We’ve started activating the Guild Wars Account E-mail Authentication System for some players. Once you have successfully verified your e-mail address, e-mail authentication may be enabled for you. For both verification and authentication, you’ll first […]

Latest Support Updates

First up many of you may have received a reset password email today, I know I did, but fear not it’s a glitch and you canke delete the mail: [ANET]If you received a password reset email and you did not request it, please delete that email. Do not click on the link in the message. […]

IncGamers on Guild Wars 2 – First Impressions

The main site is sporting two new articles which have been put together over the past 48 hours. First up is my article after playing during the first 24 hours of the headstart going live, and what a blast I had, just to experience the game in its final state was really enjoyable. The […]

Guild Wars 2 Online Manual and Video Tutorials Pushed Live

If you were weeping at amount of character customisation or simply have no idea where to start, ArenaNet is helping oyu out with their online manual and video tutorial covering key aspects of the game. Everything from getting started, to combat and your personal Story has been included so it’s great way to start. You can […]

Guild Wars 2 Reaches 400,000 Concurrent Users During Headstart

It’s only been live a matter of days and today is the first day when everyone can join in the fun. According to ArenaNet, during the headstart the game reached a whopping 400,000 concurrent users during the headstart. [ANET]“This is the culmination of a five-year journey and to be greeted by this level of enthusiasm […]

World’s First Level 80 Reached

Most of you will actually be enjoying the game, taking in the breathtaking scenery and enjoying the action but there are those who like to reach the level cap as fast as possible. A player named Surfeuze has taken the prize to reach level 80 first with help from  his guild called War Legend. According to […]

Full Launch Day is Here!

ArenaNet have been busy sorting out the errors and other bits and pieces over the weekend in preparation for today which is massive for the team. A note was posted a few hours ago which shows their excitement and also gives details of various meet the dev events that will be taking place around the […]

Note on Latest Error Codes and Issues from ArenaNet

ArenaNet have been working hard to resolve the issues today and posted the following note regarding error codes. [ANET]Error Code 1032: The bug where World transfers results in a long delay, has been resolved. Players who log in will be located in the World that they attempted to transfer from. Players should try again. Error […]

ArenaNet Makes Tweaks

ArenaNet are flat-out trying to sort error code issues and they have posted a further update on 1032. [ANET]We made some tweaks. If you’ve been getting Error 1032, try logging in again. Let us know if you see any changes! [/ANET] People are still reporting they are getting the 1038 error so it looks like there […]

Guild Wars 2 Tech Support Issues – Check the Forum

As you may have noticed, ArenaNet closed off their official forums and have been sending updates and support via Twitter. The community is always a good source of help and so if you are experiencing issues you can always check out out  our Tech support and bugs forum for some extra guidance and help. Registering […]

US Sanctions Against Iran Blocks Games – Same for Guild Wars?

We have asked ArenaNet to comment on the news that Guild Wars, and we assume Guild Wars 2, was banned in Iran. While ArenaNet had not sent us a response, Blizzard has posted a note on their WoW forums explaining their situation with World of Warcraft in Iran. According to the post by Blizzard, the […]

GWOnline.TV Wants Your Vids

So you have made it into the game at last. A quick reminder to everyone that if you shoot some cool videos then make sure you share them with the community on GWOnline TV. It takes seconds to add your Youtube videos and it’s a great way for the community to find all the GW2 […]

Guild Wars 2 is Live

The title says it all really. The day has finally arrived for the early access players. Remember everyone, this is day one. Expect the odd technical glitch, lag and server issues. I dont think there are many MMOs on day one that survive the onslaught of players trying to get in.  ArenaNet are keeping players […]
The Edge Project is a new idea that comes straight from the community for the community. The nature of Guild Wars 2 has a huge focus on story and character we thought we would do the same here. I’m Azure by the way and I would like to introduce you to GWOnline’s new community project […]