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ArenaNet recaps what makes Guild Wars 2 stand out

12:00 PM on 07.26.2012 // Jordan Devore
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With the last beta weekend behind us for Guild Wars 2, there's about a month left of waiting before ArenaNet's anticipated MMO launches officially. The studio has put together four videos, each highlighting a distinct part of the game; they're ideal viewing material if you haven't been keeping up.

The first of the so-called "pillars" of Guild Wars 2 is dynamic events, perhaps my personal favorite aspect. These make the game feel fluid and easy to dive into, which goes a long way when you're doing quest after quest without the patience to wait around for friends to congregate.

Below are the remaining three videos that cover personal player stories, combat, and player vs. player, respectively. As for world vs. world gameplay, ArenaNet says that's a video for another day.

Player stories:

Combat:

PvP:




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