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Guild Wars 2

Genre:
MMORPG
Platform:
Windows
Release:
Aug 28, 2012
Rating:
ESRB T | PEGI 12
Guild Wars 2 is MMORPG which takes place in the fantasy world of Tyria. The player can create a character from a combination of five races and eight professions. The game also features PvP battles, a crafting system and a PvE sidekick system.
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Neny
  • Jan 20, 2017, 6:04:03 PM
Neny

awww you three look so cute!! How did you enjoy the puzzle?

itslifejim
  • Jan 20, 2017, 6:08:37 PM
itslifejim

It was pretty fun :) it has given me an itch to play more GW2

Nyahna
  • Jan 20, 2017, 6:25:54 PM
Nyahna

Nice to see some gw2 activities <3

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Kitiandra

@Lyenor Merry christmas and may 2017 be a wonderfull year for you!! ^_^

 

I saw in your screenies that your mesmer looked like my warrior (at least hairstyle wise ;) yours wore a mask so …

Lyenor
  • Dec 24, 2016, 2:15:26 PM
Lyenor

Owww thank you @Kitiandra that's sweet of you ! And indeed your character is quite similar to my mesmer ! Thanks for the card :)

Lyenor
  • Dec 24, 2016, 2:16:48 PM
Lyenor

And good choice I love quaggans ! I was in a guild called the circle of the quaggans haha ^^

Kitiandra
  • Dec 24, 2016, 3:26:10 PM
Kitiandra

Oh you were? haha awesome ^^ Glad you like it!

Kalabajooie

The printed GuildMag Annual Edition is back for 2016! $1 from every sale goes to Doctors Without Borders.

Announcing the GuildMag Annual 2016 - Pre-orders Now Open! - GuildMag
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Pre-orders for this year's printed magazine are now live! For our 2016 Annual, we've partnered with renowned …
Paeroka
Making friends in Rift and Guild Wars 2
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Last week, Rift's expansion "Starfall Prophecy" launched and yesterday, Guild Wars 2 released another content …
Screenager

Today, Guild Wars 2 got a big new update. I take a first look at the Third Episode of Living World Season 3

Guild Wars 2 Living World Season 3 Episode 3 First Look
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Halloween is over in Tyria. The Job-o-Tron's have been set to work, dismantling the decorations and scrubbing …
altermaven

I have a long rant and since it's GW2 related and longer than 140 characters it is going here. NSFW warning: verbage.

 

TL;DR: There is no TL;DR. Read everything.

 

I run around with the Easy Access Quartet of world bosses almost every day, helping people out when I can. However, there is one stop during this Easy Access Quartet where someone throws a blockade of fuckery at us.

 

It's not Great Jungle Wurm. It's not Shadow Behemoth. It's not the Svanir chief.

 

It's Fire Elemental. Every. Single. Fucking. Time.*

 

What happens? During either one of the last two events in the Fire Elemental chain (Kill the Fire Elemental, Guard C.L.E.A.N. 5000 during main spill cleanup), someone sneaks in and activates the panel that shields the reactor which accesses the Champion Steam Ogre.

 

Why is this bad? Because the status quo is someone charging up the Fire element on the Matrix Cube Key after killing the FE by accessing the destroyed golem. By the time we get to the _now reactivated shielded reactor_, because of the prior breach, the console override protection is up, and we can't use the key to usher in the 30+ who JUST FINISHED FE AND WERE LOOKING FORWARD TO THE STEAM OGRE FIGHT.

 

There's a term for this. It's called "griefing". And apparently ArenaNet doesn't care.

 

If you've been a victim of this, I encourage you to bitch (POLITELY) at ArenaNet about this. Maybe if they get more reports they might look at changing the credentials necessary to keep this whole thing streamlined.

 

Sorry if I'm being arrogant but I needed to vent.

altermaven
  • Nov 11, 2016, 6:17:37 PM
altermaven

GRIEFING (grEEf-ing) N. To abuse a game's mechanics to prevent an individual(s) from normally progressing -- usually in a malicious manner.

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altermaven

#GuildWars2Scenics:

"This swamp would be ideal for tranquility, except for a very nasty neighbor that needs shutting up every two hours."

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Autumn

Zoikk found his long lost sister! :D

Neveah

Legendary armour! It actually looks pretty cool. Thank god there's no tacky partical effects.

A First Look at Legendary Armor - GuildWars2.com
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Take a first look at one of the legendary armor sets you'll be able to complete in raids.
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meriadah

Our GH has a new tree, you can Hang around or even in!

Neveah

ArenaNet also made their trademark vague announcement for their Halloween event. Hopefully it won't be another rehash of the previous year with something missing. Details should slowly trickle out over the next wee while.

Halloween Is Coming! - GuildWars2.com
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The veil between worlds grows thin, and Halloween is almost here...
meriadah

TL;DR: i am slowly overcoming my anxiety issues and my feelings of inferiority by playing this game and most of all being part of this community. Seriously guys! Thanks!

 

So first of a little background, so you'll know where i'm coming from:

for 18 years now i've been aware of my autism (i'm 33 years old) through a lot of bullying from others, and difficulty to understand social interaction and feel comfortable with talking to others, i've developed a deep rooted sense of inferiority. One that bothers me to this day.

 

I've started playing MMO's to find a "safe" place to have fun with other people. Because, believe it or not, I WANT to be social and have friends, even though it's so difficult for me. I've hopped around several different MMO's but always felt i didn't belong. Hotjoins and pugs were disasters to join, and i always felt like i was holding the group back, because i wasn't good enough. Most of the time that was confirmed by the chat (and me being kicked). Most disheartening of all was the experience i had with guilds. Every guild i joined before GW2 disbanded within two weeks, even when i tried really hard to keep everyone together. MMO's in the end didn't look to be so "safe" after all.

 

Then, around the dragon bash patch, i started playing GW2. mostly because i didn't have to pay a subscription. The first few months ingame were mostly fun. with the exception of dungeons. I noticed the same problems with pugs as i did with other MMO's, and kept feeling too low skilled to do those. so i kept to open world content. Where i did notice some nice people in chat.

 

But then I had the good fortune to join Mist Angels [MIST]. Like in the open world chat, this guild had an open attitude and was willing to help me learn. As long as i was willing to learn from them. Slowly, over the years, they've helped me feel comfortable to "raise the bar" and try out more difficult stuff in game. from dungeons to fractals, from fractals to raids.

 

Even though I still feel I'm holding my guild back when it comes to raids (my autism does get a little in the way of processing all the information coming at me during the fights). It did help me reach a major milestone a few days back: I've finally defeated the last HoT story fight on solo, something I never thought I had the skill for.

 

It made me realize that even if this is just a silly game I play to be around other people and have fun with them. It helped me to realize that I'm not as inferior as I thought, and that where I think i am lacking, I have the ability to grow. That might sound rather mundane to the most of you. but to me, it's mind boggling and amazing. It offers perspective I hope I'll be able to take with me to my real life and hopefully overcome the boss fights waiting for me there.

 

I'm getting emotional just writing this down, so I'll stop before I get too sappy (sorry for the trahearne joke). This means a lot to me, so I thought it was well worth a big thank you to the entire community of GW2, not just Mist Angels, everyone! Your well rounded and open minded way of being fair to eachother as much as possible is the main reason why I'm starting to overcome my feelings of inferiority.

 

Thank you, keep on being awesome please!

 

Mathijs (from the Netherlands)

meriadah
  • Oct 14, 2016, 5:58:27 PM
meriadah

we just had Poobadoo twice on the same guild missions night, my heart broke everytime we killed him....i think i've bashed more then enough quaggans for a lifetime :p Thanks for the sweet comment though!

floricora
  • Oct 14, 2016, 6:16:23 PM
floricora

dawwwhhh max!!!!^^ *gives a big hug* ^^ you are and will always be a part of this big, sometimes bit weird and slightly disturbing family i love so much!!!!^^ and like ken sayd before...we'll overcome everthing this game trows at us...salads, asura's...everything^^ zeer veel liefde vanuit belgie kerel ^^

Alakina
  • Jan 10, 2017, 1:16:37 AM
Alakina

Meri always be merry \o/

Screenager

Because nothing good EVER happens on a holodeck

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Elenvhar

Hey everyone,

 

 

 

As promised we will revise our Raids days and times during the week *except Thursday* to see what Raid schedule would fit our Mist Angels best.

 

 

 

Please vote below and we look forward to seeing your replies! Please select both 2 days and 1 time to see what is best since we have 2 Raid nights per week.

 

 

 

Have nice day!

 

 

 

Your Magnanimous Godly Salad Necro,

 

 

 

Kenn

18:00 - 20:00 CET
Friday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Sunday
Saturday
19:00 - 21:00 CET
20:00 - 22:00 CET
Monday
17:00 - 19:00 CET
Symphy
  • Sep 27, 2016, 7:07:28 PM
Symphy

If by 18-20 you mean 19-21 for everyone who doesn't live in the UK, then I vote for that ^^

Bovan
  • Sep 28, 2016, 3:44:47 PM
Bovan

I will still join as much as I can if spots allow, but KING runs aside I'm also part of a team that sells raid slots. Neither of these groups I can shove aside unfortunately. Again I will do the best I can but I don't think I will be able to join much.

Symphy
  • Sep 28, 2016, 5:59:46 PM
Symphy

No worries Bovan, you've been a great help for a long time, and we always appreciate whatever help we can get :)

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Symphy
  • Sep 25, 2016, 9:31:30 PM
Symphy

Hey guys, hope you enjoyed your evening today.

Got home abit too late to join you, so did some other offline stuff.

floricora
  • Sep 26, 2016, 10:04:03 AM
floricora

no worries symph^^

Autumn
  • Sep 26, 2016, 1:10:16 PM
Autumn

No worries Symph, completely understand. Although I did miss you :P