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2012 Gaming Highlights

I played some outstanding games this year, and I’d like to call out a few of them. Guild Wars 2 Guild Wars 2 is the eminently worthy successor to the original game, of which I’m a big fan. Set in a fantasy world 250 years after the original game, ancient dragons have awoken and heroes must band together, often forming uneasy alliances,…

Guild Wars 2 Released!

We released Guild Wars 2 today to retail stores. Yes, the game is live! Even before the game was available on stores, pre-purchasers bought over 1 million copies, paying the entire amount for the game before the release date today. In another milestone,  during the three-day early access  period the game reached over 400000 simultaneous players online. There’s been some nice news…

Guild Wars 2: 28 August 2012

Guild wars 2 is launching on August 28. That’s two months from today. I cannot wait to finally play with a character (or four) in which I’m invested. All the characters I’ve created will be erased before the game launches. I’ve tried not to spoil myself on the charr personal story while I played in the Beta Weekend Events, as…

Guild Wars 2: 2012

This year is going to be exciting for me, both professionally and as a gamer. Last week, ArenaNet made a big announcement: Guild Wars 2 has captured the imagination of gamers and media all over the world with its action-oriented combat, its living world full of dynamic events, its highly personalized role-playing experience, and the handcrafted artistry that suffuses every…