We’re going EGX Rezzed interview mad today with 4 video interviews of some awesome Indie Games along with the ones for Sublevel Zero, Monstrum and Her Story & Taphobos already on My Games Lounge right now. Today we’ve go an exclusive with Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Expansion, this epic MMORPG is about to get a whole lot bigger!
While we were at Rezzed we were lucky enough to speak with Liz Kerstein from ArenaNet/NCsoft about the new expansion pack coming to Guild Wars 2. The game was exceptionally busy at the event with a number of gamers having some fantastic things to say about their time with the game and it even won game of the show. Some details of the expansion are below and some impressions of the game will be uploaded to My Games Lounge soon.
More Interviews From Rezzed
Remember we have more interviews including Eden Star, Versus Evil on Toren and Kyn (read some hands on impressions here!) plus coming up later we have Dex by Dreadlocks LTD! To Make sure you don’t miss out, bookmark the EGX Hub Page below:
Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Expansion Details
Experience a reimagined progression system in the Mastery System. Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns introduces a new model for endgame progression in an MMO with Masteries. Explore new training opportunities for characters beyond level 80 and master abilities such as hang gliding in the jungle, tearing the bark off heavily armored Mordem, or building new collections that earn precursors to a legendary weapon.
Discover what lies deep in the Heart of Maguuma. New adventures await in the Heart of the Maguuma Jungle. Confront the growing hordes of Mordremoth’s minions, discover allies from ancient civilizations, and battle new enemies. Players will tackle challenging group content and explore new open world jungle maps, experiencing new events and storylines and testing their mettle in new boss battles.
- New Profession: Revenant
- Channel legendary powers to slaughter foes and unleash chaos on the battlefield with our brand new profession: the revenant. Enter the field of battle heavily armored and equipped with the otherworldly powers of the Mists.
- Evolve your gameplay. With profession specializations, you’ll unlock access to a weapon previously unavailable to your profession as well as new traits, skills, and unique mechanics – all of which will transform your profession into something new.
- PvP: New Stronghold Game Mode
- Gather supply to hire soldiers. Battle for control of heroes. Man the trebuchet to defend your stronghold, and storm the enemy gates to defeat the guild lord! Use our new guild team feature to team up and battle to the top of the leaderboards. Stronghold offers an entirely new way to play competitive PvP in Guild Wars 2!
- WvW: New Borderland
- Experience epic battlefield combat like never before in World vs. World’s latest core addition, the new Borderlands map. Navigate treacherous heights with traps that blow your foes to the depths below and ferocious defenders to help keep the enemy at bay. Map objectives will be more important than ever before, as they’ll unlock new strategies, tactics, and play mechanics that you’ll want to use to your world’s advantage!
- Guild Halls
- Your guild has roamed the world together. Now, it’s time to claim a piece of it. Work with fellow guild members to claim and grow your own guild hall in the Heart of Maguuma.