Category Archives: Guild Wars 2 News

Coming Soon: Changes to Underwater Skills

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The next Guild Wars 2 balance update arrives on May 8, bringing a sea change to underwater combat! We’re enhancing underwater skills and utilities so you can blast the barnacles off anything that tries to nibble your toes while you’re swimming.

The Gathering Storm

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Today we’re making some quality-of-life changes to the unlimited gathering tools you can buy from the Gem Store, and we’re expanding the variety of limited-use tools with bonus effects available in the game. Read on to find out how to get the most out of every swing.

Behind the Scenes with the Current Activities Team

Behind the Scenes with the Current Activities Team

Meet some C.A.T. people—that is, the members of the Guild Wars 2 Current Activities Team. Alexander Youngblood, Joe Kimmes, and Brett Nellermoe keep festivals running on schedule, create legendary weapons, bring current events into the open world, and populate your home instance with lots and lots of cats. Go behind the scenes, and they’ll tell you what it’s all about!

PvP League Season 11, Balance Updates, and Super Adventure Festival Are Coming Soon

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It’s time to do a little spring cleaning, so wipe the floor with your rivals in PvP League Season 11! The season begins on April 3 and will end on May 29.

In preparation for the season, we’re releasing a balance update on March 27.