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I concur. I had the same decision to make when it came time to pre-purchase. I ended up buying the regular edition, and here is why.
1. Both the Tome of Influence and the Chalice of Glory are one time use time servers. At the beginning of the game I want to be playing the game, and not to save time at getting stuff in game.
2. The deluxe version might be worth getting if the Golem Banker was a permanent item. However, it only lasts 5 days so it's pretty much an instant consumable in the total play time. Also, I read somewhere that it'll actually be an item that you can find in game as a drop.
3. The Summon Mistfire Wolf Elite Skill seems cool, but how usable is it really? It seems to me that it's not going to end up being a skill that will see regular use in builds. It might be cool to whip it out in towns, but it's pretty much going to be useless in endgame content.
4. Miniature Rytlock looks pretty cool, but there are a lot of minatures in the game, and it's not really special if everyone you see is running around with the Rytlock out.
Overall I don't think that it's worth the extra $20. Also, keep in mind that they have stated that you will be able to upgrade to the Digital Deluxe version at a later time through the cash shop.

I got a refund on my deluxe and will purchase the standard once the refund goes through for this very reason. I cant it being worth $20.. It only took me 2 hours of waiting on the online chat que to get a refund.. Glad I had NOTHING else to do..

Thanks for the break down
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Originally Posted by AtomicFrost View Post

Overall I don't think that it's worth the extra $20. Also, keep in mind that they have stated that you will be able to upgrade to the Digital Deluxe version at a later time through the cash shop.

Well that makes my choice easy, thanks for the info. +rep
post #1443 of 10385
I hope that when the game comes out it isnt £49.99. I know the game doesnt have any Monthly fees but £49.99 - Really? thats WAY too much was thinking about Pre-purchasing it but i wont even buy it if thats the bloody price when it comes out in shops.
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I'll be buying the regular $60.00 box for GW2 because none of the digital items interest me and $150.00 is just a bit too steep with D3 around the corner. I look at it this way - I'll spend the $60.00 and probably blow an = amount to that in the cash shop if I find things I like to support ArenaNet that way.
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Aureus Knights Podcast - GW2 talk @ 40:07



Exploration in Guild Wars 2
Edited by FLCLimax - 4/13/12 at 3:09pm
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anyone thought 'bout creatin' a OCN guild when the game gets released?
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anyone thought 'bout creatin' a OCN guild when the game gets released?

I think this should be added to the first post, so many people asking. There already is an OCN Guild Wars guild, and plans are to remake it in GW2.
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Just Pre-purchased my copy, went with the reg digital version. Ready for some beta =D
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Forgive me if it was linked but this is an amazing video.

http://www.gameinformer.com/games/guild_wars_2/b/pc/archive/2012/04/13/guild-wars-2-video-preview.aspx


Probably one of the best videos I've seen yet. I also really like Jonathan Sharp interviews/chats. thumb.gif
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Got myself the Digital Deluxe.

While I realize that most of the things are timed based items. I know I will be spending money in the cash shop at some point so I figure this is a good way to test out some items.

Plus I am a bit of a collector so I will most likely be wanting those mini pets.
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