Posts Tagged mesmer


Musings of an Arm-Chair Mesmer: Changes Between Betas

In the previous weekend, I finally also got to peek inside the matrix that is GW2. Many of my colleagues have published or will publish various aspects of the beta. But as a mesmer fan, I thought I would focus on one particular aspect by asking: What has changed for the mesmer between the two […]

The Mesmer Experience ™

I admit it, the Mesmer was not my favorite profession in Guild Wars. I had a love-hate relationship. I did love what the profession stood for, what it did, and how it did it. I just never really got into it, mainly because it had ways of making me feel useless. I had fun with […]
Previously, I wrote up an initial synthesis of what was known about the mesmer profession then. With the closed beta weekend, a lot of new information has emerged giving the community a much deeper inside look into the workings of the illusionist. Another round of synthesis is necessary. Now before we start, I just wanted […]

Synthesis: What’s known about the Mesmer?

The release of the 8th and final profession – the Mesmer – was accompanied by a deluge of interviews. Through these interviews and the profession page, we have learned that the Mesmer is a magical-duelist who uses his or her illusions, and mental trickery to confuse a foe and setup situations beneficial only to the […]

Yes, the final Guild Wars 2 profession is the mesmer!

  The news we have all been waiting for has come; the eighth and final Guild Wars 2 profession is the mesmer. Earlier today Gamereactor went a little trigger happy and published a mesmer video trailer (the trailer has since been removed). ArenaNet later confirmed the mesmer profession via Twitter. So if you saw the […]