Archive for the WvW Category

What to Expect, Looking forward Guild Wars 2 2013 by Colin Johanson

WvW Basics Questions and No Expansion for Guild Wars 2?

Over in the official forums, Hugh “Nightmare” Norfolk is asking for questions about WvW that people unfamiliar or new to it might have for a stream he’ll be doing on Friday Noon Pacific (7pm UTC) at their Twitch.TV page. And my slightly sensational headline has been deflated a bit by Colin’s comment in the official […]

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 […]

Southsun Cove Update Notes

The May Upate is now live, bringing us the new Southsun Cove content. Jump in and enjoy the sun and surf as it will only be available through June 4th. Don’t get too close to the animals though… A few highlights from the notes: New weapons skins and minis added New Guild Treks for Southsun […]

Small squad tactics in WvW

Earlier today, Isaiah Cartwright live streamed some WvW, showcasing some of his favorite tactics for running small groups in WvW. Check out a link below!

10 Tips to playing Guild Wars 2 better

I create the opportunity for learning, so that I can keep improving. I do that by seeking ways to challenge myself on specific gameplay skills. Here’s 10 ways you can use to keep learning too. 10 Trigger combos You can trigger combos by yourself on many professions by using a skill that creates a combo […]

Dailies: an updated guide

Dailies are easy extra income, mystic coins, laurels, and karma. This is a short guide giving some pointers on ways to make the dailies easier, by giving hints on how to incorporate them into normal play or combo-ing them. I would suggest you start with the following if you plan on completing them… they are […]

Endgame: An alt-a-holic’s perspective

I’ve always liked playing different characters, and now that I have a few at max level and with somewhat decent gear, I feel I have some *cough*authority*cough* to talk about what to expect from your characters in endgame. The good news is… the game remains pretty similar to early- or mid-game, so whatever profession you […]

WvW Rating Reset Coming Soon

A quick update on WvW. Looks like all pairings are going to be reset now that free transfers are done. Little surprising, but makes sense. Full post is below. [ANET] In the run up to the end of free world transfers we saw large population changes as people settled in to their home servers. This […]

WvWvW Rankings – January 11, 2013

Latest WvWvW rankings have been released. You can check them out below. Thanks, Fae and LostSpoon

Wintersday WvW Changes

ArenaNet posted an update on the official boards which explains the WvW changes coming for Wintersday based on feedback and also part of their update pipeline. If you have not read it then read on below. [ANET] Advance notification of new builds In order to allow WvW players to make good decions about siege placement, […]

Guild Wars 2 WvW Rankings 23 November

It’s that time again! New rankings were released today. Charts are featured below for North America and Europe, respectively. Source. (Thanks, Raye!)

Guild Wars 2 WvW Rankings 16 November

Time to take a  look at the movers and shalers in the WvW rankings for week ending 16 November in Europe and North America.

ArenaNet Releases First WvW Ranking List

So you’ve been kicking it in WvW the last couple of weeks, and you might wonder, “Are we really this good, or is our competition that bad?”. Earlier today Mike Ferguson released the first ever WvW world ranking list over at the Guild Wars 2 official forums. [anet]Starting on September 1 we began using the results […]

World vs World Explained in new Video

Most of you reading this site won’t need WvW explained but in case you are new to the game or did not have chance to try it out in the Beta, the ArenaNet team has whipped up this video to explain how it works.