This week saw a flurry of stories, capped off with a 13-year Warcraft game designer leaving Blizzard, citing unhappiness over the state of the game. Here is MMORPG's Quick 5 for the week of November 20th, 2020.
The finale for the Icebrood Saga has released, and alongside this latest Guild Wars 2 story chapter are patch notes. Lots of patch notes.
Last week, Robin had the opportunity to preview the new story chapter in the Icebrood Saga and check out a Dragon Response Mission in Metrica Province. She was particularly keen to look at the new story because from its announcement; this one seemed a bit different from the story chapters in the first half of the Icebrood Saga. So, let's dive in.
Can you hear that? It sounds like the voices of Tyria have spoken, quite literally, as tomorrow marks the day where the delayed voice acting for the previous content updates for Guild Wars 2, No Quarter and Jormag Rising, will finally be implemented in game. It also marks the release of the next chapter of The Icebrood Saga: Champions -known as Truce, will drop.
If you've been looking to get into Guild Wars 2 but haven't quite pulled the trigger on the purchase yet, this discount might be just enough to entice you.
It's been a whirlwind of a week on so many different fronts. In times like these, we all need at least 5 minutes to decompress and find out what's happening in the world of gaming. Now is that time. Here is this week's Quick 5.
Today Guild Wars 2 has released a video, along with the release date of their final arc for the Icebrood Saga. As the battle with Jormag wanes, the elder dragon Primordus's influence rises and the new update will introduce players to new masteries, challenges and factions.
ArenaNet has decided to delay the Steam release of Guild Wars 2 in order to fully focus on their main priority, Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons, their next expansion. No further details were given on the Steam release delay.
ArenaNet has released a roadmap for Guild Wars 2's Icebrood Saga: Champions arc, which is a multi-chapter Living World story, that will conclude the saga altogether. The multi-update arc will carry the Icebrood Saga's ending all the way through May of 2021.
ArenaNet has provided an update regarding performance issues in Guild Wars 2. Here's what they had to say.
For those with steel-like nerves and an ultra-competitive personality, PvP in an MMO is all that matters. If you can't go around ganking level 10 players out in the starting town, what's the point of exploring the rest of the world? But diving straight into PvP can take some time. Here are four MMOs that let you jump straight into the blood pumping PvP action.
For a long time, Guild Wars 2 has kept the status quo. With each update, players looked for updates to the WvW experience, or even a unique PvE experience that shirks the status quo of the over churned story seasons. Finally, ArenaNet hit the mark, but have they learned from it?