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PvP Updates Are Live!

Structured PvP has been updated with automated tournaments, a visual overhaul to Heart of the Mists, and a new map for 2 vs. 2 death match combat in the third part of the June 2017 Competitive Feature Pack! You can visit the release page for more details and read the complete release notes on our forums. As you play this release, consider adding information you find to the official wiki for the benefit of the Guild Wars 2 community! You can find information about how to edit an article or generally contribute to the wiki on this page. In addition, you can join host Rubi Bayer and her developer guests for this week’s Guild Chat on the official Guild Wars 2 Twitch and YouTube channels, where they’ll discuss this week’s update! Guild Chat will air on Friday, 23 June at 7:00 PM UTC (noon Pacif...

Early Access Month 2 Update

Players, Before we delve into the patch notes for our second monthly patch, I first want to thank everyone for their amazing generosity at our Charity Invitational a few weeks ago. With the help of 128 fantastic streamers from Europe and North America and the amazing twitch community, we raised a total of $223,357.00 for Gamers Outreach! Thank you all once again for helping the kids in a truly tremendous fashion! GG WP Next another quick word about server performance. I have seen a lot of speculation about the cause of the lag some of you experience. One of the more popular theories is that we run our games on potato quality servers. I would like to put this theory to bed by telling you our servers run on the highest spec machines that AWS offer. We are currently in the middle of profiling...

Game Update Notes – May 2, 2017

05/02/2017 – May 2nd Release Notes Living World – Flashpoint The White Mantle launched a surprise attack on Divinity’s Reach. Betrayed from within and assaulted from without, the city fought a battle on two fronts. Queen Jennah rose to the occasion, revealing just how powerful a mesmer she is, and with a monumental effort on the part of the humans and their allies, the city broke the siege. Caudecus Beetlestone, once the legate minister, was commanding the White Mantle forces, bringing his plot to take the Krytan throne to its conclusion. He’d been working on it for decades, but his plan was foiled. Loyalists and allies of the queen found him in his mansion. Before he could be taken into custody, however, the snake murdered his own daughter, Demmi, an honorable agent of the Order of Whispe...