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GW2 Magellan’s Memento achievement guide

GW2 GW2 Magellan’s Memento achievement guide with detailed walkthrough. Magellan’s Memento is a new explorer achievement obtained with the Halloween patch and is located on the SE corner of Frostgorge Sound. This achievement is fairly short and can be obtained solo if you are good at dodging red circles and can skip mobs.

Take the Arundon Waypoint at SE corner of Frostgorge Sound. From here, head NE towards the heart and then go SE once you reach the heart and look for a cave entrance.

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Inside is a series of long tunnel with a couple of grawls. These grawls can be skipped and most likely won’t kill you. What you do have to watch out however, is the red circles on the ground. These red circles can almost instantly down you if you don’t dodge out of them.

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Pretty soon, you will see Tattered Journals scattered on the ground. There are three volumes in total and the other two volumes can be obtained at the end.

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You will need to defeat two veteran grawls guarding a makeshift gate to proceed further in the tunnel. At the end of the tunnel is a champion Giant Blue Ooze guarding a chest. Running towards will grant you the achievement!

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GW2 Jumping puzzles

GW2 Shattered Ice Ruins Frostgorge Sound Jumping puzzle guide

GW2 Shattered Ice Ruins jumping puzzle guide with detailed explanations and video walkthrough. Shattered Ice Ruins is a jumping puzzle in the northern portion of Frostgorge Sound, just east of Shattered Ice Floe. The puzzle itself isn’t too hard but it does have a lot of nasty mobs that you need to get through (need to kill them if you don’t have swiftness).

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Puzzle Start

It is recommended that you run to the puzzle from the Ice Floe waypoint in the west as it is the shortest path. The puzzle entrance is underwater and there may or may not be an ore node at the entrance (varies from server to server).

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Puzzle Walkthrough

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You will need to swim past some skales in the water before you enter a large cavern filled with snow trolls. Take a left and run up the stairs.

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Run past or fight your way through two oozes.

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Once you get up top, make these three jumps. Last two jumps will require swiftness if you are in combat.

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The troll portion is fairly annoying, you can fight them but the veteran snow troll is fairly tough and loves to put you in crystals while he pounces on you. The best way is to just run past them. As long they can’t hit you (they are melee), they won’t put you in combat.

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You will need to be out of combat or have swiftness to make this jump after the trolls.

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Once you get past the trolls, it is time to face the oozes. These mobs are ranged so they will most likely put you in combat. You can make the jump after them with swiftness if you like to skip. Otherwise, kill them so you are not put in combat.

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The last jump will take you to a veteran ooze, which you can run past and jump to the tower with the veteran troll.

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The veteran troll can be easily skipped, just run up the stairs past him and relog if you need to exit combat to make this jump.

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Keep going up and the chest is up top!

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GW2 karma

GW2 Frostgorge Sound Karma vendor list

Guild Wars 2 Frostsforge Sound Karma merchant and heart list. Frostforge Sound is a level 70-80 zone far north of Shiverpeak Mountains.