Tag Archives: Guild Wars 2

Why Guild Wars 2 won’t be released on consoles

In early 2012 NCSoft confirmed that ArenaNet was preparing Guild Wars 2 for consoles, a project that seems to have been scrapped altogether. Reasons for the game not coming to console, however, are not that the developers aren’t willing to develop for consoles, but rather the way consoles’ online networks work. Just more proof that consoles can have the same awesome games PCs do if only it weren’t such a hassle to develop for it.

The Lazygamer Awards 2012 – Best Multiplayer

Multiplayers are dominated by shooters, whether it’s on console or PC. But what makes a great multiplayer? Everything: from latency to good map layouts, potential for league play or pure addiction. This year, we’ve seen some top notch multiplayers release, the best of them being…

The Lazygamer Awards 2012 – Best PC Game

This one goes out to my fellow Master Race errr species? We love our PC games and they love us right back! This year has seen some awesome PC games, from MMO’s to strategy games to RPG’s and MOBA’s. BUT WHICH TITLE WAS THE BESTEST? It could only have been: *drum roll*

The Lazygamer Awards 2012 – Best RPG

Twas the season to equip boots of +5 award-winning! 2012 was a big year for RPGs, as we saw the Diablo 3 finally released, alongside the likes of Guild Wars 2 and Kingdoms of Amalur. Some scored big, some failed hard and some were practically meh. But only one of those genre games could stand head and shoulders above the rest. And that winner is…

Guild Wars 2 Wintersday dated

No matter who you are, unless you are Geoff, you know that if not openly, then secretly you just love the holiday season, because PRESENTS! Most MMO players love it for the awesome events it inspires in our games. ArenaNet is brining yet another fun event to the game and this time it’s all about the toys and joys of winter fun.

Guild Wars 2 – A Primer

If you’re already playing Guild Wars 2, this article is not going to tell you much you don’t already know. However, if you’re still on the fence about whether you should pick up this MMO, read on. I’ve highlighted some of the aspects of this game to give you a better idea of what you’ll be getting into.

New content planned for Guild Wars 2

New content planned for Guild Wars 2

Yes, that’s right, the 700 bucks you spent on that sexy Digital Deluxe Edition and even the Standard Edition has brought you endless fun - and ArenaNet impressively keeps piling on.

Guild Wars 2: The Lost Shores highlights

ArenaNet has finally updated their official website with everything you need to know about the Guild Wars 2 Lost Shores event, as well as the launch times!

Guild Wars 2 Refer a Friend free trail

Guild Wars 2 Refer a Friend free trail

ArenaNet will be launching the Refer a Friend Free trial in a couple of days where you can give up to three friends three days of game time, for free!

GW2 Shadow of the Mad King Halloween event

The Guild Wars 2 Shadow of the Mad King Halloween event has kicked off. All kinds of tricks and treats promised. To update my game for this, or not? That is the question.

ArenaNet’s metaphorical iceberg reveals new PvP features

MMOs are ever changing games, not much different from other online games like MOBAs, they are shaped and changed and adapted over time. New features get added, old features get removed, gameplay changes and for the most part, we absolutely love it.

Guild Wars 2 is one of those games, innovating and introducing new features over time. ArenaNet has published an article, written by designer Jonathan Sharp on their official website introducing and discussing near future PvP features being added to the game.

Funcom stands by subscription model

Funcom’s new conspiracy-theory laden MMO The Secret World is not doing especially well. One reason for that, beyond the fact that it’s a pretty dull game, is that MMO’s without subscriptions - like Guild Wars 2 – has made many realise that there’s no need to pay monthly. Many expected Funcom to adopt a free-to play model following the MMO’s lack of success. They’re not.

Guild Wars 2 unofficial Combat Mode

pvpPROJECT has modded Guild Wars 2 into a third-person shooter  - adding free mouse-look to the game.

Not sure if trolling: What’s the deal with the new Guild Wars 2 Trailer?

Person trapped in stone, hot criminal chick vandalizing property, dude walking on hot coals, another hot chick swimming through her flooded living room and then making a dramatic exit from the water. This is the new Guild wars 2 trailer. What exactly does it have to do with the game? Probably nothing, but it looks cool!

Let the Guild Wars 2 dance-off, begin!

If there’s one thing I love about Guild Wars 2, it’s most definitely the /dancing. So I made a short video displaying each class’ dance moves. If you’ve ever wondered what Tom Jones, Skrillex and a Maori Haka had in common, now you know.