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Guild Wars 2 is an MMORPG and the sequel to the original Guild Wars game. It is set 250 years after the event of the last expansion from the original series, Eye of the North.

During these 250 years, massive creatures called elder dragons awakened and 5 races that were fighting each other are now fighting together against a greater threat, an elder dragon named Zhaitan that is spreading terror and corruption in all Tyria.

The player can choose from 5 playable races and 8 professions when creating a character, as well as some background story for his or her character. Each race have each own personal story related to the background questions answered upon game creation, while chosen profession have no effect on storyline. Each from 8 professions features a special mechanic related to it, along with different skills and weapon choices.

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G4 TV: X-Play Windows Sep 06, 2012 5 out of 5 100
PC Gamer Windows Sep 06, 2012 94 out of 100 94
Eurogamer.pt Windows Sep 16, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Darkstation Windows Sep 26, 2012 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Gameplanet Windows Sep 21, 2012 9 out of 10 90
Eurogamer.es Windows Sep 30, 2012 9 out of 10 90
MMGN Windows Sep 13, 2012 9 out of 10 90
PC Games (Germany) Windows Oct 01, 2012 88 out of 100 88
GameOver (Greece) Windows Sep 28, 2012 8.5 out of 10 85
Mana Pool Windows Oct 19, 2012 8.2 out of 10 82

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Awards

  • 4Players
    • 2012 – Best PC Game of the Year
    • 2012 – Best Role-Playing Game of the Year
  • GameSpy
    • 2012 – One of the Top 10 Games of the Year
  • GameStar (Germany) / GamePro (Germany)
    • 2012 - Best Online Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
    • 2012 - #2 Best PC Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
    • 2013 – #3 Community Favourite of the Year (Readers' Vote)
  • PC Games (Germany)
    • Issue 01/2013 – Game of the Year 2012 (Readers' Vote)
    • Issue 01/2013 – Online Role-Playing Game of the Year 2012 (Readers' Vote)

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