Earlier this week, ArenaNet revealed a look at the intro cinematic for the human, norn and charr races in a new Guild Wars 2 dev blog. Ree Soesbee, writer and continuity designer for ArenaNet, recently served up another blog with a look at the asura intro cinematic along with a few details about the team’s inspiration for the design of the small intellectual race. Check out the intro cinematic video after the break and read Soesbee’s dev blog for more on the asura.
Horizontal progression systems, when done correctly, offer MMO gamers better options on how to refine their characters over time that a steep power curve based on disposable itemization alone fails to accomplish. We take a look at how Guild Wars 2 helped pave the way for the horizontal progression revolution.