NCSOFT and ArenaNet, developer of the acclaimed Guild Wars franchise, today announces the “Great MMO Migration” enticing new players to join the millions of gamers who’ve made Guild Wars 2 and its groundbreaking living world of Tyria; one of the most popular MMO games of all time. The program invites players to enter a
Beginning today and running until Tuesday 3rd December at 22:59 GMT, players can migrate to the subscription-free online world of Tyria by entering a new video contest for a chance to win a copy of Guild Wars 2 or by purchasing the game for the historically low price of £20.99 from https://buy.guildwars2.com.
To complement this promotion, NCSOFT and ArenaNet are calling on the vibrant worldwide community of Guild Wars 2 gamers to welcome new arrivals. Each new arrival to Tyria will receive a “Letter of Influence,” a valuable in-game item that will allow the player to reward any guild that welcomes him/her into their ranks.
The fastest selling massively multiplayer online role-playing game in history, Guild Wars 2 offers players free downloadable content every two weeks – a pace unmatched by other Western MMOs –which ensures that the online world of Tyria remains a thriving and immersive experience for players of all skill levels and abilities.
Players join the “Great MMO Migration” by doing one of the following:
Video Contest: Players can enter the “Great MMO Migration” video contest by creating a 30-second video reciting “The Guild Wars 2 Oath” in a public place. Winners receive one of 5,000 free copies of Guild Wars 2 Heroic Edition. The Mad Libs-style oath (see below), as well as official contest rules and submission guidelines, can be found at http://migration.guildwars2.com.
Guild Wars 2 Oath:
I, [name], renounce [adjective] games and pledge my allegiance to Guild Wars 2.
I likewise declare my freedom from [noun] subscription fees!
That I turn my back forever on [noun] which is/are totally [adjective].
That I will take up arms to defend the [noun] and crush evil with my [noun].
I take this oath to Guild Wars 2 freely, without [noun] because I am [noun].
40 Percent Sale: Players can save big and enter the subscription-free world of Tyria by taking advantage of historically low prices for Guild Wars 2 now through Dec. 3 on both the Heroic Edition and Digital Deluxe Edition at https://buy.guildwars2.com.
Video contest winners will be announced via
Guild Wars® 2 is a visually stunning MMO that offers players the epic grandeur of a massive role playing environment combined with innovative combat mechanics, dynamic events, and customized personal storytelling. Building on the success of Guild Wars, NCSOFT and game developer ArenaNet™ have created an MMO that lets gamers play the way they want, while at the same time retaining the no-subscription-fee business model that made the original Guild Wars so popular.