However, there's a ton of sensationalist drivel in a lot of the posts in this thread. What a load of shit, the game isn't even a year old yet, there's plenty of time for them to address issues and make changes for the better.
A lot of you have thrown in the towel and "lost faith" way too easily.
How long are we supposed to wait for the product we paid for? Waiting a year isn't long enough?
How long are we supposed to wait for the product we expected? Waiting 8 years isn't long enough?
I think a lot less people would throw in the towel if 1) ANet admitted the problems and said they were working on them or 2) ANet showed that they were working on them with each update.
So far, I don't think there is a good example of anything being worked on, other than the Living Story and it's associated gem shop items.