The buzz is quickly building for Guild Wars: Factions
installment of NCsoft's popular, subscription-free MMO--and GameSpot wants to be your tour guide through the new
continent of Cantha. According to the article, Factions
can be played without the first game, but if you want
to transfer your characters from the original continent of Tyria, you'll need both. Stops along the decisively
Asian-themed land will include Shing Jea Island, the Petrified Forest, the Jade Sea, and the Undercity.
arrives April 28.