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Score Breakdown Based on 5003 ratings
  1. 10 (1747)
  2. 9 (2196)
  3. 8 (732)
  4. 7 (193)
  5. 6 (48)
  6. 5 (13)
  7. 4 (11)
  8. 3 (9)
  9. 2 (11)
  10. 1 (43)

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  • User Rating 7.6

    Not as good as the original

    Rated on May 05, 2007 by redfury0101

    Guild Wars Factions is much different from the original Guild Wars.However,the graphics and game play are pretty much the same. The artwork now is much different with more of an eastern inspired look ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    A vey nice game, and with very good graphics, one would call this: AWESOME

    Rated on July 29, 2006 by SasukevsLuffy

    Guild Wars was a very fun game, and it was a new system of mmorpg, with free online play, and a mission system. When Factions came out, i Went to buy it. I thought, this is gonna be a bit worse than...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    An absolutely astonishing piece of Gameplay. I have never seen better.

    Rated on May 07, 2007 by terial1901

    This is definently the best of 3 Guild Wars to date. The new professions, new characters, and an intricate storyline bringing in the history of the original in my opinion, makes this one of the best g...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    This is a great addition to the Guild Wars series, and I hope they keep making more

    Rated on July 16, 2006 by wisecrack57

    Guild Wars Factions is the follow up to the fantastic MMORPG, Guild Wars. In Guild Wars: Factions, there is a whole continent for you to explore, and the game will have you exploring it's many secret...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Guild Wars Factions is an awsome MMORPG

    Rated on July 17, 2006 by pyrolepricon

    i have never played the first guild wars game, and factions is the first MMORPG ive ever played. this game really impressed me when u start to make a charicter you reilize that your choices are... ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.2

    A decent expansion that is often needlessly bashed.

    Rated on May 09, 2007 by BewilderedRonin

    The thing that got me to buy Factions was not the classes, but the skills. And that's where Factions shines the most. Gameplay: Well, it plays the same as the other Guild Wars games, so... yeah. Th...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.3

    Those of you who love online gaming, with all its pros and cons, you'll not be disappointed. For the rest of us - meh.

    Rated on July 18, 2006 by Neverness

    I ardently avoided online games for years mostly because I intensely dislike the idea of having to pay a monthly fee on top of the purchase price for the privilege of being able to play something I al...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.6

    A good MMO with a decent continuance of storyline, no additional fees to play, and no need for the original to play.

    Rated on July 19, 2006 by Valkyrie_44

    With the original I had a love it, hate it relationship with this game, just due to the fact once beaten there was no where else to go, except multiplayer, and that can become frustrating back in the ...

    2 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    A definate attention grabber with the "free online play" label. GWF gives you what you want in a fast-paced action game.

    Rated on July 19, 2006 by Itachi-Uchi

    Guild Wars Factions is the "stand-alone" add-on to the hit MMORPG of 2005, Guild Wars. Meaning, you won't need to have the original Guild Wars to play it. Though, if you do own the original game you...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.3

    GuildWars Factions is .......

    Rated on July 20, 2006 by rong626

    GuildWars Factions is far more better than the original verison.The 2 new professions are The assians and the ritlist which will not disappointed you. My two character slots i'll recieve are saved ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.