Guild Wars 2 Spring Update | Why today’s patch is a much needed boost

If I’m honest with you all, I haven’t really played much of Guild Wars 2 this year. After spending countless hours in the Maguuma Jungle, repeating area events and collecting masteries,  my enthusiasm dissipated. Sure, I returned for a few weeks when The Shatterer got a much-needed makeover, but I …

The Shatterer’s New Groove | Looking at Guild Wars 2’s revamped encounter

The latest patch for Guild Wars 2 delivered two important changes the virtual world of Tyria. Firstly, those with the Gliding mastery from the Heart of Thorns expansion can now use it in the old world maps. Not only is this be a great way to tease F2P and vanilla …

Developer Interview | Drew Cady & Jerry Schroeder on the sound design of Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

I love gaming, but audio takes a pretty close second place in my heart. Be it soundtracks that perfectly capture the moment (or get the pulse racing) or a sound effect that sucks you in the experience, when it’s done right it can help take a game or a film …

WildStar Free-To-Play Launch Interview | Donatelli & Moore on the MMO’s past, present, & future

I tried convincing a number of friends to play WildStar when it launched last year. Many liked the idea of fast, twitch-based combat in an MMO, as well as the idea of taking part in challenging large-scale raids, but they were too put off by one thing – the subscriptions. …