Storytelling in Guild Wars 2’s Open World

In games, there’s more to storytelling than just characters and plot. The experience of a player in the world is also a major component. For the Narrative Team, our job as writers is to bring all three elements together to craft a compelling, gripping story. In Guild Wars 2 Living World episodes, plot turns and plot twists most often live in instances, and character arcs weave throughout as invisible drivers of the episodes. But where and when does the player experience get to hog the spotlight, hmmm?

Returning Favorites and Special Sales

Returning Favorites

Seize the day! We’re bringing back some of the Gem Store’s most popular items this week, from convenience items to novelties to fashions for your wardrobe.

Free Episode Unlock: “Shadow in the Ice”

Catch up on previous episodes of The Icebrood Saga during our Welcome Back campaign. Log in to Guild Wars 2 and unlock the second episode, “Shadow in the Ice,” for free before May 19!