New blog post from Colin Johanson on the official website today, announcing the end of Scarlet’s story arc in the next four updates coming in 2014.
Category Archive: GW2 News
Arenanet has confirmed that Fractal Weapon skin box mentioned in the Fractured patch is not currently available until Fractal levels increase beyond 50. The Fractal Weapon skin box would allow you to pick any fractal skin you liked.
Players who purchase gems in December with real money will earn a green Quaggan Backpack and Mini Mr.Sparkles in January.
A new blog post went up in the official GW2 website today, outlining some of the changes to the sPvP player rewards. Notable changes includes ability to gain experience while doing sPvP and allowing players to carry their PvE looks into sPvP.
GW2 will be hosting 3 days of sale in the gemstore starting on Saturday Nov 30. Items on sale includes Black Lion salvage kits, armor, and bank/bag tab expansions.
A new blog post went up in the official GW2 website today, announcing the change of WvW world XP to account bound.
Due to the overwhelming negative player feedback on Flamekissed armor, which uses the human light cultural T3 armor skin, Arenanet have decided to pull the Flamekissed armor from the gemstore and update it with new graphics soon.
The PvP team will be revealing some of the developments towards PvP rewards revamp next week after their next PvP blog post.
GW2 will be on sale for 40% OFF until Dec 3. The Digital Heroic Edition can be purchased for as low as $29.99 USD. This is the lowest price for GW2 so far.
Along with the usual release info for next week’s patch, Arenanet have also released a blog entry describing the changes to Fractals in detail.
The newly updated GW2 Obsidian Sanctum WvW map with area for large scale player fights will be released in November.
Arenanet have released a list of the upcoming GW2 class changes for the upcoming Dec 10 patch on the official forums. Details are posted below.
Warriors will be adjusted in the next class balance change scheduled for December to bring them in line with other classes. Warriors currently are exceptionally strong in PvP.
Champion bags from killing champions was secretly nerfed in the latest GW2 patch, reducing their gold and bloodstone dust. Arenanet Economist John Smith just confirmed this on the forums today.
The first wave of invites for the new Edges of the Mists WvW overflow map have gone out. Check your email to see if you got in!
A new overflow map called Edge of the Mists is coming to GW2 WvW and Arenanet wants your help in testing it! Check out the FAQ after the official announcement which has more details.
Arenanet will be putting a space in the Obsidian Sanctum map for organized large scale battles to the likes of Guild vs Guild. Players can also arrive in the map through a drop down menu once this feature is in place. Greetings, We’ve recently begun work on finding a reasonable space to accommodate the …
GW2 will be having an extended free trial and sale on the digital heroic edition of the game starting on Friday, September 27. The free trial ends on Thursday, October 3 but the sale will continue until Sunday October 6.
Arenanet published a blog post today regarding the upcoming change to the WvW Borderlands and the new mechanic Bloodlusts.
Jonathan Sharp, the Game Design Lead for Arenanet, released some balance and skill update previews for the upcoming October 15 patch.
John Foreman, Environment Design Specialist at Arenanet, revealed a bit more info about the Tribulation weapons players can expect from the Tribulation Mode version of SAB.