Archive for the Community Category


Cutthroat Politics, Soundcloud, Best Dressed Contest, Colin Blog Post Thursday

Guild Wars 2 Cutthroat Politics, Colin Interview, Kites in Gem Store

Guild Wars 2 Invitational ($10,000!), Guild Missions Livestream, More…

Guild Wars 2 Invitational, Skyhammer and more.

Help Anet, Help You: Getting to 1,000,000 Likes on Facebook

If Guild Wars 2 gets to 1 million likes on Facebook by the end of July we all get free stuffs! Go Like them.

Sky Pirates of Tyria News, Big Balance Update Coming, Guild Wars Novel and More (including a contest)

Anet’s latest news release for the Sky Pirates of Tyria living story is just packed full of awesomeness. New dungeon, more living story, biggest balance update ever, announcement of the third Guild Wars novel (Sea of Sorrows), new, permanent Scavenger Hunt, new, permanent Jumping Puzzle, new headgear (a Monocle), several other rewards, and new Gem […]

Effigy Lighting, ArenaNet videos, Mist League

Both the climax of the current Dragon Bash event and start off point for the next Dragon Bash event, the single person instance, Memories on the Pyre is coming on June 18th. Be sure to come see them set fire to the effigy! Anet also celebrated Drgaon Bash at the 2013 Role Play Convention in […]

He Did the Bash! …. He Did the Dragon Bash!

Anet just released a compilation of Dragon Pinata bashing videos. We posted one by Curse here last week, and Anet says “the results were as epic as they were varied.” Check them out then come to the forums and join in our chat about the new Dragon Bash event. Speaking of the Dragon Bash, Anet […]

Future of WvW, Dragon Bash, GW2 Videos

Devon Carver has just posted a new update on the status and future of World vs. World. Click here to read it, or you can see the text in our forums as well as comment on the post yourself! Title headings to whet your appetite: Current State | Future Plans | Player Roles | Zergs […]

Dragon Bash Event Details

Mark your diaries, the Dragon Bash events are incoming.   Lion’s Arch honors the defiant spirit of its citizenry with the rousing Dragon Bash festival, when revelers laugh in the face of fear! Sponsored by the Captain’s Council of Lion’s Arch, Dragon Bash is a month-long celebration packed with all-new activities, fireworks, exclusive rewards, and […]

Meta Event Notifier

Guided Daggers has done some updates on his awesome meta event notifier that he created with the official Guild Wars 2 API. If you haven’t been using it, give it a try here! If you have any feedback or questions, check out the relevant thread in our forums.

Custom Arena and Spectator Mode Videos! Also a Few Dev Notes and a Fan Video Parody.

ArenaNet has released some short videos to help introduce the beta versions of Custom Arenas and Spectator Mode which will be in the April 30th update. (Also, scroll down a little for some developer comments about these new features and Leaderboards, SAB and a few other things including a great parody SAB achievement guide.) Custom […]

Weekend Roundup

GWOnline’s own Alaris just posted a great piece on how to learn to play GW2 better. Reminded me again that I really need to learn to combo better. Check it out and then join the discussion in our forums! held a State of the Game on Friday with Jonathan Sharp & Karl McLain from […]

Flame & Frost: The Razing Teased

A new teaser page for the Flame & Frost: The Razing, which is due on 26 March, has been posted by ArenaNet. [ANET]A hybrid army erupts through fiery portals in the Shiverpeaks. A Molten Alliance between the dredge and the charr Flame Legion has created a force powerful enough to massacre any who stand in […]

London 2013 Community Meet and Greet Q&A with special Guest Colin Johanson

“Hey, wanna go to London?” I was asked, it’s not my most favourite of places so I was hesitant. “Wanna go to London to have lunch with ANet?” Okay, you’ve got my attention. A luxurious train ride down to the capital city and before I know it I’m in a bar restaurant with a few […]

ArenaNet Meet and Greet

ArenaNet  are giving Guild Wars 2 fans the chance to hook up with the dev team and CM team on 1 March at the Tap House Grill in downtown Seattle, WA. There will be a QA session for fans and there will be goodies up for grabs too. Not to be missed if you are in […]