Alright, so, I'm just about to go fall face first into the bed and hope Sasha isn't hanging out on my side because he might get crushed (okay, so I'll make sure I don't — I wouldn't want to ruin Caturday with a broken kitty.) I've been playing Guild Wars 2 for the last ... damn. Nearly 12 hours off and on. Most of that's been spent chattering with my Guild Wars guild members, rather than actually playing.
I'm going to put up several posts in the weeks leading up to the launch about observations of the game from what I've seen in the beta so far, including a cursory walk-through of the character creation screens. They were tons of fun. For now, here are a few screen shots for the sake of screen shots from the Sylvari starting area: