This is not a post.
I’ve been trying for a week to write this post about how Guild Wars 2 in fact did not shift the paradigm of MMOs despite all the claims from ArenaNet that it would, man, but it’s just not working out yet. In the meantime, I suggest you read:
Murf on how soloability is unsustainable in MMOs
Ellyndrial about the sweet weekend of group gaming our guild had
While words are failing me right now I did manage to put my amazing art skills to use to form this highly professional intro for an entirely new creative endeavor. More details in a couple of weeks, movie fans!