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Guild Wars is a brilliant MMORPG from ArenaNet, which in turn was founded by some of the brightest minds of late 90's and early 2000s Blizzard after departing the company.
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Guild Wars gets a balance update now
ArenaNet released a new update for the 15th anniversary of Guild Wars and everyone thought this would be a one and done but the devs followed up with a balance pass for the new content.
Guild Wars gets new weapons and skills on 15th anniversary
ArenaNet had Guild Wars on life support for years now and the odd update would only happen when devs would work on it during their personal time. However, now a properly sanctioned update is coming for the game's 15th birthday.
ArenaNet developing new fantasy game for consoles
Guild Wars and Guild Wars 2 developers, ArenaNet, seem to be stepping away from the MMORPG genre for the moment as a job listing pointed to a more grounded experience in a fantasy setting. They are also stepping away from PC apparently.
Departing ArenaNet co-founder was working on Guild Wars 3
Mike O'Brien, one of the co-founders of ArenaNet has parted ways with the company recently. There are now reports that he was working on the development of the next instalment in Guild Wars franchise but now it's probably all in the wind.
Guild Wars - where bots and players coexist in harmony
Guild Wars is an MMORPG that has been in maintenance mode with no official support for years, but the game's economy is fairly stable, most PvP activities are still accessible and even Auction House-like services exist - thanks to bots.
ArenaNet releases 25 per cent employees, some legends among them
Approximately 100 people have been laid off from ArenaNet as a part of the merger with NCSoft west and seniority apparently didn't affect the choices here. Many long-time employees, such as Gaile Gray, are no longer with the company.
Guild Wars developers ArenaNet are bracing for mass lay-offs
Guild Wars series' developer ArenaNet are reportedly about to undergo mass lay-offs as their revenue didn't meet NCSoft's expectations. The news came as a surprise to everyone it seems, as ArenaNet CEO seemingly wasn't aware of this.
ArenaNet's Black Friday - Guild Wars, Guild Wars 2 and expansions
Black Friday deals are well underway so we are looking to dig up a few deals that stick out and spread the good word. In the case of MMO games that aren't free to play, Guild Wars 2 Standard Collection stood out as one of the best deals.
Guild Wars fans are pushing for a new expansion after a decade
Back in Guild Wars' prime days there were many forums dedicated to the game. The most well known unofficial forum was Guild Wars Guru, which eventually became Legacy and users there are petitioning ArenaNet to release a new expansion.
Guild Wars' grateful fan base sends 400 cupcakes to ArenaNet
Would you believe it if someone told you a 14 year old, almost abandoned MMO's fan base sent 400 cupcakes to the game's developers? Better believe it, as Guild Wars' players did just that, and ArenaNet have confirmed cupcake arrival.