Guild Wars 2 anniversary celebration will convey Steam assist, Twitch Drops, and extra

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Guild Wars 2 is celebrating its tenth anniversary in model. Since its launch, the MMORPG has been hosted and performed on a personal launcher created by its creator firm, ArenaNet. Players have all the time might take pleasure in this vibrant, ever-growing world of magic and dragons as soon as downloading the game — however solely from one launcher. As the game’s launch anniversary attracts nearer, devs have lastly given gamers an perception into the long-anticipated and hoped-for launch of the PC-exclusive game onto a model new platform.

ArenaNet confirmed {that a} Steam launch for Guild Wars 2 is incoming; it will likely be accessible to gamers come August 23. Devs have said that launching Guild Wars 2 on the Steam platform will hopefully convey the game to the eye of an entire new viewers. Alongside the Steam launch, a Guild Wars 2 Complete Collection bundle will likely be accessible. This bundle will provide the bottom game in addition to all three expansions to gamers; this contains Heart of Thorns, Path of Fire, and the newest enlargement, End of Dragons.

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August 23 may also mark the launch of Guild Wars 2 Twitch Drops, which signifies that gamers who watch the game live-streamed will be capable to earn in-game character rewards. The rewards will embrace traditional outfits, expertise boosters, and the Glowing Purple Mask pores and skin. The first of those Twitch Drop campaigns will begin on August 23 and finish on August 28.

Guild Wars 2 is an MMORPG, permitting gamers to create a customized character primarily based on certainly one of 4 races and select a category for them to play. Additionally, gamers can select to play in varied game components, with totally different content material accessible similar to PvE, WvW, and PvP. As a single purchase-to-play game launched in 2012, Guild Wars 2 has been rising step-by-step, launching its third enlargement, End of Dragon, earlier this yr. The game additionally options an ever-growing Living World Story, which publishes new chapters and maps for gamers frequently.