GW2 May 22 Game Update Patch Notes

GW2 May 22 Game Update Patch Notes.

World Polish

  • Bloodtide Coast: The prisoner in the “Free an Order of Whispers agent from pirates” event now properly appears in his cage.
  • Crystal Desert: Fixed a bug in which hydra heads could appear in midair in areas with varied terrain heights.

General

  • Fixed an issue in which some creatures in Path of Fire™ maps became invulnerable and would not drop their targets and return to their original positions.
  • Updated the way some miniatures are sorted in the Hero panel so that they are grouped in a more orderly fashion.
  • Fixed a bug that caused the bronze, silver, and gold llama miniatures to display the wrong icon in the Hero panel.
  • The interaction range of sunken chests has been decreased, and players can now be interrupted when attempting to open them.

Dungeons

The Ruined City of Arah
  • Elite Orrian spiders no longer bite everything in a large radius around them.

Fractals

  • Decreased the duration of invulnerability applied to unreachable creatures in fractals and dungeons.

Raids

Stronghold of the Faithful
  • Reduced the cooldown of the Intervention skill in the Xera encounter.

Personal Story

  • Night of Fires: Using a mount to skip past the first gate before Canach opens it will now correctly apply the achievement eligibility effects.

Items

  • Superior Rune of the Dolyak: This rune will now report its 6-piece healing bonus in the combat log.
  • Giver’s Mithril Imbued Inscription: Fixed a bug that prevented the creation of some krait weapons that have this inscription.
  • Shadow Shield: This item now uses the correct icon.
  • Swim-Speed Infusion +10: This item can now be put into storage.

Profession Skills

Elementalist
  • Glyph of Storms: Fixed a bug in which this skill required a full cooldown in situations where it should have required an interrupt cooldown.
Engineer
  • Bandage Blast: Fixed a bug in which this skill displayed a much higher healing value than intended when combined with the Health Insurance trait.
  • Final Salvo: Fixed a bug that prevented scrappers from gaining stability when using a function gyro in an instanced PvP mode.
  • Takedown Round: Fixed a bug in which this trait fired at the engineer’s location rather than the target’s location when using Particle Accelerator.
Guardian
  • “Feel My Wrath!”: Fixed a bug the prevented the fury skill fact from displaying.
  • Healer’s Retribution: Fixed a bug in which this trait granted retaliation when a heal skill was canceled.
Mesmer
  • Bountiful Disillusionment: The stability duration for this trait has been reduced from 3 seconds to 1 second in PvP and WvW.
  • Illusionary Defense: The damage reduction per stack this trait applies is now split between game modes and has been reduced from -5% per stack to -2% in PvP and WvW.
  • Phantasmal Defender: The tooltip for this skill now shows the correct damage the skill inflicts in PvE. Its damage has been reduced by 50% in PvP and WvW.
  • Phantasmal Disenchanter: The damage of this skill has been reduced by 50% in PvP and WvW.
  • Phantasmal Warlock: The damage of this skill has been reduced by 50% in PvP and WvW.
  • Echo of Memory: Reduced the damage inflicted by the illusionary avenger by 50%.
Necromancer
  • Putrid Curse: Removed a tooltip that was displayed incorrectly.
Ranger
  • Canine—Crippling Leap: Slightly increased this skill’s travel range to ensure that it always travels to its intended range.
  • Canine—Brutal Charge (Soulbeast): Slightly increased this skill’s travel range to ensure that it always travels its intended range.
  • Porcine—Brutal Charge (Soulbeast): Slightly increased this skill’s travel range to ensure that it always travels its intended range.
  • Iboga—Consuming Bite: Reduced the base damage of this skill by 40%, and reduced its scaling damage per condition by 75%.
Revenant
  • Roiling Mists: Fixed a bug in which this trait granted boons upon swapping legends.
  • Scorchrazor: Fixed a bug in which this skill gave an error when the revenant’s target was correctly within range.
  • Rift of Pain: Fixed a bug in which protection was applied around the revenant rather than around the rift.
Thief
  • Silent Scope: This trait now works outside of combat. Stealth is applied at the end of a dodge roll instead of at the beginning. Added additional effects particles to show when stealth is applied.
Warrior
  • Balanced Stance: Fixed a bug in which this skill granted bonus toughness from the Rousing Resilience trait, even when it was not breaking a stun.

Structured Player vs. Player

PvP Lobby
  • The free-for-all arena has been expanded.
  • Benches have been added around the map.

World vs. World

General
  • Players can now get a Grandmaster Mark Shard from the final bronze, silver, and gold skirmish chests. If a player collects 10 shards, they can trade them with the Skirmish Supervisor for grandmaster marks.

BLACK LION TRADING COMPANY GEM STORE

New Items and Promotions
  • A new Elonian Elementalist Outfit is available in the Style category of the Gem Store for 700 gems.
  • For a limited time, the Spooky Mounts Pack returns to the Style category of the Gem Store for 1,600 gems.
  • For a limited time, the Zodiac weapon skins and the Dominator weapon skins are available at a discount from Black Lion Weapons Specialists for 3 Black Lion Claim Tickets, available in Black Lion Chests. Keys are available in the Special category of the Gem Store for 125 gems each.
  • Raizel

    WTF, release the trailer already!!!

    • Slaw

      for what?

      • Raizel

        New living story ofc!

      • Alastor999

        Ep3 I’m assuming. It should be about time for it to come out. Was sort of expecting it to have an announcement trailer this week, but it looks like it’s not coming until June now.

        • Ares Zax

          If ANet is keeping to their 3 month schedule, Ep3 should be due out in June, yes. Honestly, after the bug-ridden mess that was Ep2, I think they probably need the extra time to do further polishing, like late June.

          • Alastor999

            I just checked out That_Shaman’s reddit post and it looks like the next update won’t be until June 12, so that’s the earliest possible date for Ep3 release it seems.

      • sp rik

        Season 4 episode 3

  • Ainseland

    good bye my top 3 Iboga DPS

    -Iboga—Consuming Bite: Reduced the base damage of this skill by 40%, and reduced its scaling damage per condition by 75%.-

    • Ardenwolfe

      Jesus. This shit is just unreal. Can’t have nothing nice. Ever.

      • silver_stargazer

        You can’t possibly have thought it was intended to do that much damage

        • Ardenwolfe

          Why not? In PvE, what damn difference does it make?

  • Gerald Tarrant

    Finally, Mesmers get stuffed in PVP/WvW. Now do the same for Revenants and we’re on our way.

  • Tak to ja

    Finally dungeons update!

  • Alot

    While I’m not against it, is selling black lion weapons for 3 tickets really a discount?

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