Guild Wars 2 goes live today


Today is a day many MMORPG enthusiasts have had marked on their calendars, as the highly anticipated Guild Wars 2 went live this morning. The game offers what many consider the future of MMORPG titles and what should be some serious competition for World of Warcraft.

More than one-million fans have pre-ordered the game, giving them a three day head start, but today marks the grand opening for Guild Wars 2. The game is now available through and retail outlets across the world.

“This is the culmination of a five-year journey and to be greeted by this level of enthusiasm by our fans is truly amazing,” said O’Brien, president and co-founder of ArenaNet. “But really our work is just beginning. Now our focus is shifting to building on this living world we’ve delivered, continuously refining our game and improving services to ensure our players have the best possible experience”.

Are you excited to start your Guild Wars 2 experience? I know I am. The game looks to deliver an epic role-playing experience, and the games take on questing and mass quests seems refreshing. Let us know what you think in the comments section below.