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Arenanet Dismisses Two Guild Wars 2 Devs Over Tweets at YouTuber

By Charles Singletary, Jul 06, 2018 9:00am PDT

A writer engaged with a community member on her personal Twitter account and things unraveled from there.


"It looks like she has a bit of a history with this stuff. This was probably just the last strike."

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Guild Wars 2 Living World Arc Sees 'Daybreak' Today

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 28, 2017 5:50pm PST

The Guild Wars 2 Living World arc has entered its fourth season.


Guild Wars 2 Begins Annual 'Shadow of the Mad King' Event

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 17, 2017 9:55am PDT

King Oswald Thorn has returned to unleash terror upon Guild Wars 2.


Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns takes to the skies with Winter update

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 26, 2016 9:26am PST

Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns has been exploring a whole new world since October, but now it's time to take some of those skills back to Tyria as part of the big Winter update.


Guild Wars 2 Winter 2016 update offers changes to Gliding, Shatterer boss fight, and more

By Daniel Perez, Jan 12, 2016 9:44am PST

ArenaNet has big plans for Guild Wars 2 in 2016.


Guild Wars 2 celebrates Halloween with the Shadow of the Mad King on October 23

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 13, 2015 9:37am PDT

Guild Wars 2 is preparing to expand into the Heart of Thorns on October 23, but for those that aren't ready to make the plunge, Tyria is about to celebrate the Halloween season on the same day.


PAX Prime 2015: Guild Wars 2 base game is now free; 10-person Raids coming soon

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 29, 2015 12:12pm PDT

Those that need to catch up before Guild Wars 2 releases the Heart of Thorns expansion will now find it easier to do so, since the base game will now be free to everyone.


"Here's a nice table that shows differences between free, core and HoT accounts. ..."

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Guild of Wars 2: Heart of Thorns will rise in October

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 28, 2015 12:30pm PDT

The first public beta is over and it looks like ArenaNet liked what they saw, because Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns now has a release date.


"They are announcing the introduction of raids. Reddit thinks"

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Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns will kick off first beta for Gamescom weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 31, 2015 12:30am PDT

If you've pre-ordered Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns, your first opportunity to jump into the expansion's beta will come next weekend during Gamescom.


"sigh...I so wanna get this but I'm saving money for a trip! mehh."

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E3 2015: Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Guild Halls revealed

By Daniel Perez, Jun 16, 2015 7:25pm PDT

ArenaNet attended the PC Gaming Show to show off Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns' upcoming Guild Halls feature.


Guild Wars 2 kicks off 24-hour Stronhold PvP beta on Tuesday

By Ozzie Mejia, May 29, 2015 9:30am PDT

Those looking to get a taste of Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns' new PvP mode will be able to do so with a public beta set to kick off this Tuesday.


Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns introduces Chromancer specialization

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 30, 2015 1:55pm PDT

With great timing, the Guild Wars 2 mesmer is getting a new specialization that turns it into the mighty chromancer.


"Just loaded this up again, trying to finish the Season 2 story quests. It's still a pretty cool ..."

- Gorkgork see all 8 comments

Guild Wars 2 designers discuss the changes coming to Heart of Thorns

By Shack Staff, Mar 12, 2015 8:00am PDT

PAX East represented the first opportunity for the general public to try out Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns. For Shacknews, it represented an opportunity for Andrew Zucosky to speak with lead content designer Matt Wuerffel and system designer Jon Peters.


Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns first closed beta details revealed

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 06, 2015 9:40am PST

ArenaNet brought Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns to this year's PAX East and has released some new details regarding the first closed beta, which is set to begin very soon.


Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns PvP preview - storming the Stronghold

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 03, 2015 8:00am PST

After checking out PvE earlier, Shacknews next set out to look at Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns' primary PvP addition: the MOBA-inspired game mode known as Stronghold.


"I should clarify, guild chat only goes to the guild you are representing."

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