Archive for September 2012


GWOnline’s Events and Competitions

By now most of you have had a chance to get into Guild Wars 2 and play it and the general consensus is that you all like it! So what would make a great game even better? In-game events and competitions hosted by the staff here at GWOnline of course. Not only is this a chance […]

Greatsword Guardian Leveling Build

                      Since Guild wars 2’s release I have been busy leaving a lot of bodies in my wake, instead of writing up new articles. I am back to share with you the leveling build I used. I will be covering the full monty so get […]

Guild Wars 2 Coming to Mac

Mac gamers rejoice, Guild Wars 2 is coming to your Mac. That is all! [ANET]NCsoft®, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) and ArenaNet™, developer of the renowned Guild Wars franchise, today announces that the revolutionary online roleplaying game Guild Wars 2 will also be supporting Mac OS® X. Guild […]

Colin Johanson on Dungeon Difficulty

I thought this was an interesting post from Colin over on the official board regarding Dungeon difficulty which can be highly subjective based on your current skill level. [ANET]“What I would call ‘hard’ was trying to run Domain of Anguish and Mallyx with a balanced setup in the first weeks it was released. Many people […]

ArenaNet on the State of the Guild Wars 2 Economy

John Smith just released an article about the current state of the Guild Wars 2 economy over at the official ArenaNet site. In the article he explains how ArenaNet is using the supply and demand figures gleaned from the Trading Post to adjust in-game availability of different items. Also, to remove some of the surplus […]

Official: The Endgame Reimagined

A new post just went up on about ArenaNet’s approach to endgame in Guild Wars 2. [ANET] In the past, we’ve talked about how in Guild Wars 2 we designed the game to avoid a common problem in many MMOs: grinding through chunks of boring, repetitive content to get to the occasional pockets of fun. With Guild […]

ArenaNet Releases First WvW Ranking List

So you’ve been kicking it in WvW the last couple of weeks, and you might wonder, “Are we really this good, or is our competition that bad?”. Earlier today Mike Ferguson released the first ever WvW world ranking list over at the Guild Wars 2 official forums. [anet]Starting on September 1 we began using the results […]

2 Million Copies of Guild Wars 2 Sold and Counting

The first sales figures for Guild Wars 2 have been released today and so far ArenaNet has sold more than 2 million copies of the game. This is despite the fact they stalled the digital sales a couple of weeks ago. [ANET]NCsoft®, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) and […]

Guild Wars 2 Digital Sales Open Once Again

Following the cracking launch and high sales, ArenaNet took down their online digital download sales of Guild Wars 2. The good news today is you can now purchase Guild Wars 2 once again online. ArenaNet has now added extra server capacity. [ANET]NCsoft®, the world’s premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games (MMOs) and […]

Why Guild Wars 2 Matters

All of us here know why Guild Wars 2 matters but to outsiders or players who are yet to take the plunge and think it’s “just another MMO”, it may not be so clear. Tim over at pcgamesn has written an article giving his thoughts on why Guild Wars 2 is streets ahead of the […]

Official Guild Wars 2 Trailer

The official Guild Wars 2 trailer was released today! You can check it out on YouTube or embedded below. Make sure you watch until the end for the payoff!

IncGamers Guild Wars 2 Review Is In

Let’s face it, there’s only one review that matters and that’s the IncGamers review. Tim was the reviewer of choice, mainly because he has played just about every MMO under the sun and he’s a cracking writer. So what did he score GW2? Read on and find out…

Yesterday’s Malware Warnings

I wanted to post a quick update as some of you will have received malware warnings yesterday. Just to say that it was not GWO that was affected but another site on the IncGamers domain. This sometimes happens and sub-domains get incorrectly flagged. In light of the spate of recent account hackings on another fansite, […]