GW2 Jan 17 Game Update Patch Notes
GW2 Jan 17 Game Update Patch Notes. This patch brings in the Lunar New Year Update.
01/17/2017 – January 17th Release Notes
Lunar New Year
- Come celebrate the year of the rooster in Divinity’s Reach!
- Lunar New Year festivities have returned with the strong and trustworthy rooster.
- Collect and open lucky envelopes to earn essences of luck, delicious foods, fireworks, valuable items, and a chance to find the new Lucky Great Rooster Lantern backpacks.
- Speak to Phaedra in the Crown Pavilion to purchase very valuable Divine Lucky Envelopes.
- Trade extra essences of luck to Fion in your guild hall to purchase Red Lantern decorations.
- Red Lanterns can be used by scribes to craft six additional festive decorations.
- Bash and kick your way to victory in the Dragon Ball arena!
- Speak to Finolla in the Crown Pavilion to enter the arena and prove your mettle.
- Win rounds to earn Tokens of the Dragon Ball Champion, which can be used to purchase extra Divine Lucky Envelopes.
BLACK LION TRADING COMPANY GEM STORE
New Items and Promotions
- A new Celestial Rooster Harvesting Tool is available in the Upgrades category of the Gem Store for 1,000 gems.
- A new Solar and Lunar Dye Kit containing six exclusive colors is now available in the Special category of the Gem Store for 125 gems.
- For a limited time, the Imperial Outfit is 20% off, found in the Style category of the Gem Store.
- The Red Envelope Mail Carrier is 20% off in the Upgrades category of the Gem Store for one week.
- For a limited time, the Miniature Ram, Mini Tiger, Mini Puppy, Mini Golden Pig, and Mini Red Panda are available for 1 Black Lion Miniature Claim Ticket each from the Black Lion Miniature Claim Ticket vendor.
- Many Merry Minis is no longer available at the Black Lion Miniature Claim Ticket vendor.
- The Black Lion Chest has been updated to the Lunar New Year Chest and can be previewed for a full list of its contents.
- The Divine Lucky Envelope has been added as the new guaranteed seasonal item.
- Only for the duration of this seasonal chest, the Mini Celestial Rooster is available as an uncommon drop.