Guild Wars 2 is available on PC
Guild Wars 2 has the option of advanced Direct X which usually result in enhanced graphics. If your system is not good enough for these higher levels of DX the game should still run ok
Guild Wars 2 can not be played without constant online access. This could be due to security reasons or because of the nature of the gameplay
Guild Wars 2 is designed to be played with other people or it is heavily bias towards that type of gameplay
Guild Wars 2 is intiailly released as a download. It is usually an expansion pack so check to see if you need a main game before getting this. Guild Wars 2 may be released in the shops at a later stage
The highly anticipated Guild Wars 2 is due out during the summer and starting April 10, players can secure their Guild Wars 2 Limited Collector's Edition, Digital Edition, or Digital Deluxe copy by pre-purchasing the entire game.
Players who pre-purchase any edition will have guaranteed entry into all beta weekend events, three-day headstart access to the final game, and Hero's Band in-game item. GW2 is looking graphical sharp especially for a MMORPG so lets take a look at the Guild Wars 2 system requirements...
Guild Wars 2 Minimum System Requirements*
OS: Windows® XP Service Pack 2 or better
CPU: Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.0 GHz, Core i3, AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 or better
GPU: NVIDIA® GeForce® 7800, ATI Radeon™ X1800, Intel HD 3000 or better (256MB of video RAM and shader model 3.0 or better)
HDD: 25 GB hard drive space required
NET: Broadband Internet connection
OTHER: Keyboard and mouse
* Due to potential changes, GW2 system requirements may change over time, and you may be required to upgrade your current system (or obtain a new system) to continue to play the game.
Thanks to our main guy WhiteMan85 for the headsup. Its always great when members tell us info before the press guys do. Keep it coming
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