Guild Wars 2 is a fantasy MMORPG game which is currently in development by ArenaNet, a development team part of NCsoft. GW2 is a sequel to the successful Guild Wars game, which also included several expansions: Prophecies, Factions, Nightfall and Eye of the North.

Guild Wars 2 will be set about 250 years after the events that took place in original GW. The story is not all that is new however, as Guild Wars 2 will undoubtedly attract even more subscribers with some new features:

  • Players will be able to create their character from five different races: Human, Charr, Norn, Asura and Sylvari
  • Maximum level cap will be increased
  • NPC companion system will be added
  • Addition of underwater zones
  • An improved crafting system

Obviously these features are not the only new additions to this exciting game but they are the most intriguing ones.

GW2 is currently in alpha development at this time and the details about GW beta and the official release date are yet to be announced. To stay updated on the latest Guild Wars 2 developments be sure to subscribe to our RSS feeds!