by Anna Roberts
At last, after years of “when it’s ready,” ArenaNet has finally announced the release date of its eagerly anticipated MMORPG, Guild Wars 2.
Tyria version 2.0 will be open to all on Tuesday, August 28. Pre-purchasers will receive 3-day headstart, and selected pre-orders will get a day’s headstart.
ArenaNet president Mike O’Brien also let us know the date of the final Beta Weekend Event: July 20-22. This event will be open to pre-purchasers and beta key giveaways will likely provide further opportunities for you to try out the beta.
Guild Wars 2 is the sequel to the 2005 game, Guild Wars. Five races and eight playable professions will be available at launch.
A new trailer was also released:
Have you been taking part in the Guild Wars 2 beta test? Are you hyped for the game’s release on August 28?