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THE GUILD WARS 2 BLOG KREWE CAN'T WAIT TO TRY THE GUARDIAN PROFESSION!
Guild Wars 2 Guardian UnveiledNow there's five down and three to go after the next Guild Wars 2 profession was revealed to be the "Guardian", a masterful fighter empowered by "virtues" to smite his foes while wielding his choice of melee and magical weapons. A heavily-armored fighter with a wide range of offensive and protective abilities, the Guardian mixes magic and melee to create a versatile profession that is equally effective solo or in a group. In his main hand he may equip a Mace, Scepter or Sword while his offhand holds a Focus, Shield or Torch. If choosing a two-handed weapon he can select from a Greatsword, Hammer or Staff.
Guardians also have a number of special skill types new to Guild Wars 2:
Here's a look at the Guild Wars 2 Guardian in action using "Shield of Absorption" to repel his Centaur attackers!
The Guardian's passive benefits, which he can pass on to his allies, make the Guardian an invaluable party member regardless of whether they're leading an assault or defending the party's flanks.
More videos and detailed up-to-date information on the Guardian can be found here... The Guild Wars 2 Guardian.
With only three more professions to be released (one scholar and 2 adventurer classes), the Guild Wars 2 release date gets closer every day.