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Hey guys, i recently tried WoW out at a friend's house and i really enjoyed it. So it got me thinking with Guild wars 2 coming out soon. How is Guild Wars?
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guild wars doesn't have an open world like WoW, its mostly all instanced, if you dont mind that, the game is fun to play.

On a different note i dont think GW2 is coming out anytime this year, probably in 2012.
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Woah. WoW it is......for now. Thanks man.
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Hmmmmm, there is no official date for GW2 to be released but by the looks of it we could be looking at a late 2011 release to Q1/2 2012 release (or late 2012 who knows). All we do know is that GW2 will not be out for quite a bit.
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You should look into RIFT coming out next month
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Rift is (or wil be soon) in open Beta.
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I didn't really like Guild Wars, it's just like a worse version of World of Warcraft. The only advantage it has is that you don't have to pay a monthly fee to play.
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post #8 of 11
If your waiting for something, Guild Wars 2 looks good, while you wait, try Vindictus.
 
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Guild Wars is quite different then WoW. WoW is definitely an open world MMO, while Guild Wars is instanced each time you leave a town you are in your own instance grouping with others etc. GW2 however should bring an entirely new ball game, which I'm very excited for although they are removing one of my favorite classes Monk, which seems that there wont be a sole healer class in GW2.

Overall If you are happy with WoW you will probably feel that Guild Wars will seem a little gimped compared to it. Stick with WoW or try out Rift I've played some of the closed beta and its very similar to WoW so you will probably like that.
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WoW is much better than guild wars....not really guild wars fault though, its old and they don't have the kind of dough that WoW does to keep improving.

Just play world of warcraft man, it's the #1 mmorpg in my experience, I've played lots. THe fun factor decider for me on mmorpg's is who you play with really though, soloing in any mmorpg all the times is boring.
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