Archive for the Community Contests Category


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 […]

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 […]

GWOnline Events – January Update

Just a quick update this time around everyone. Although Christmas and Wintersday is wrapping up the holiday season is still in full swing for many of us and it is with that in mind that we have decided not to hold any events for January. To compensate for this however the events from December will […]
Welcome back for December’s update on our now monthly round of contests and competitions, or as we like to call them; events. Firstly lets check over Novembers happenings: Unfortunately we again had technical difficulties on our part involving the Hide and Seek event, we have therefore decided to postpone the event until server guesting is […]

GWOnline Events – November Winners

Our judges have convened, the six divines were consulted and the winners have been decided for Novembers events! Monthly Achievement Race First up is our Monthly Achievement Race. Participants rushed to complete their monthly achievements first, so who was the fastest this month? Coming in first was newcomer ‘vaguelazytangent’ as their character Ambereen. Ambereen plays on Northern […]

GWOnline’s Events and Competitions

By now most of you have had a chance to get into Guild Wars 2 and play it and the general consensus is that you all like it! So what would make a great game even better? In-game events and competitions hosted by the staff here at GWOnline of course. Not only is this a chance […]

Moment to Moment Screenshot Contest

All budding screenshot grabbers should make sure they check ArenaNet’s “Moment to Moment” screenshot contest where they are looking for Best Action Shot and Best Landscape with some Steel Series goodies up for grabs.

Winners in GWOnline’s BWE2 Key Giveaway

Yesterday at the stroke of midnight (PDT) we closed our very own Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend 2 key giveaway, and quickly drew the winners using a true random sequence generator. We wish to again thank ArenaNet for this opportunity to put a smile on the faces of 20 community members. Our only wish would […]

GWOnline Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend 2 Key Giveaway

We here at are very happy to announce that we have gotten 20 Guild Wars 2 Beta Weekend 2 keys from ArenaNet to give away to our community. That means you! The contest ends tomorrow Sunday June 3 at midnight PDT (Pacific Daylight Time). How to Enter Make a post in the contest thread over at […]

Guild Wars 2 Beta Key Contest – Kill Ten Rats

ANet has given Kill Ten Rats (MMO Blogsite) 20 beta keys for the upcoming June 8-10 beta weekend.  While these are good only for the upcoming beta weekend it is a chance to get your hands on the game if you have not already done so.  If you don’t have a key and want to […]

If I Were In Guild Wars 2 Beta – Jono Mozza’s Story

[As promised here is the blog post of the second runner-up in our very first GWOnline Blog Extravaganza – Jono Mozza! This concludes the front page posts for this time, but do make sure to check out the rest of the contestants, as well as other bloggers, over at our Community Blog section.] The first […]

If I Were In Guild Wars 2 Beta – Art Yi Mor’s Story

[Art Yi Mor was the first runner-up in our very first GWOnline Blog Extravaganza. Here is his blog post.] Were I to be one of the lucky few to get into the beta of Guild Wars 2… …A man can dream can’t he? First off I’d do as I’m asked – they are needing people to test it for […]

If I Were In Guild Wars 2 Beta – Shawn’s story

[As promised, here is the winning blog post on the topic of “If I Were In Guild Wars 2 Beta”, penned by Shawn and slightly edited for the front page. Stay tuned for the first and second runner ups!] If I were in the Guild Wars 2 beta, well.. it would probably play out similar to my […]

GWOnline Blog Extravaganza Winners!

Our very first GWOnline Blog Extravaganza is now judged, and the winners are found. We got seven brave contestants who all wrote a blog post on the topic of “If I were in Guild Wars 2 Beta”. Some great ideas there, so something to read for the lucky people who do get in to the […]