What class a player chooses is a concept from World of Warcraft. Because it has been the most popular MMORPG for such a long time, most people refer to choosing of a specified video game character type as picking a class. That is why people search for class instead of profession for Guild Wars 2.
Because of what a profession usually is in a game, players should know that anybody can harvest and create anything. There are herbs, ores, and trees to harvest. This is referred to as gathering. Crafting is the name for using those products to make more complex products.
If you’re thinking what role classes are, Guild Wars 2 doesn’t go by the World of Warcraft: Healer, DPS, Tanks concept. Instead it goes by a concept of:
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