ArenaNet extends Guild Wars 2 sale, free trial

ArenaNet extends Guild Wars 2 sale, free trial
Developer ArenaNet has announced that the ongoing Guild Wars 2 free trial will be extended through next week. Instead of ending today as initially planned, European and American players will be able to experience the MMORPG free of charge until Monday, October 7 at 3AM EST.

ArenaNet is also extending its sale on Guild Wars 2, a bargain which now comes to an end on Wednesday, October 9 at 3AM EST. Until that time, prospective adventurers can purchase the Digital Heroic Version of Guild Wars 2 for $40 ($10 less than its standard price) or the Digital Deluxe Edition for $45 (a $25 discount from its normal $70 price tag). As ArenaNet points out, Guild Wars 2 requires no subscription fees; once you've purchased the game, it's yours to enjoy.
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ARENANET EXTENDS FREE TRIAL AND SALE OF GUILD WARS® 2
Players can experience award-winning MMORPG free and purchase game at historically low price into next week
BRIGHTON, UK – 3rd OCTOBER, 2013: NCSOFT® and ArenaNet™, developer of the popular Guild Wars franchise, today announced that the current free trial and sale of Guild Wars 2, its critically acclaimed massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG), will be extended into next week, allowing even more players to experience the exciting world of Tyria.

The free trial period, which is open to all players in Europe and North America, will continue for an additional three days, now ending Monday, 7th October at 08:00 BST (09:00 CEST). Players can register for free trial accounts at https://register.guildwars2.com/trial. The original seven-day free trial period, which started 27 September, was scheduled to end today. The extension provides even more opportunity for players to experience the trendsetting game, which recently was named the fastest-selling MMORPG of all time in Europe and North America through the first nine months of availability.

Similarly, the current sale prices will be extended for an additional two days, allowing players to purchase Guild Wars 2 at its lowest price ever through Wednesday, 9th October at 08:00 BST (09:00 CEST). Players can buy the Digital Heroic Edition now through the end of the sale for £27.99 at https://buy.guildwars2.com. Unlike many other games in the genre, no subscription fee is required.

For more details on Guild Wars 2, visit www.guildwars2.com.

About NCSOFT
NCSOFT®, headquartered in Seoul, Korea, is the world's premier publisher and developer of massively multiplayer online games, including the critically acclaimed Aion®, Blade & Soul®, Lineage®, Guild Wars® and WildStar™ franchises. NCSOFT West is a division of NCSOFT that holds operating responsibilities for North America, Europe, South America and Australia/New Zealand. More information can be found at www.ncsoft.com.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.