April 10 marks the day folks can start pre-purchasing Guild Wars 2, and to celebrate this special Tuesday, ArenaNet released a new trailer showcasing the Collector's Edition. We're talking physical copies, of course, with the Rytlock figurine and artwork and soundtrack and... and...
Here, check the video for a look at the goods:
Now bear in mind that "pre-order" and "pre-purchase" are not the same things. While anyone could have pre-ordered Guild Wars 2 before April 10, it wouldn't have counted as a pre-purchase. However, ArenaNet has confirmed that GameStop is willing to help customers who already have pre-orders to convert their reservation to a pre-purchase.
Players must pre-purchase the game to be eligible for upcoming beta weekends, a three-day headstart before launch, and the Hero's Band item.