Archive for the Lore Category
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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 […]
3 Stories of Guild Wars 2Guild Wars 2 put a lot of effort into their personal stories. And much of that effort when into giving you choices. Even during character creation, you get to pick a story that you will experience in the early game. What I find interesting in this branching is that they tend to branch by three’s. […]
Telling Stories in Guild Wars 2The latest ArenaNet blog update comes from Jeff Grubb who discusses the different story types in the game that make up the whole Tyria experience. While many focus on the personal story, there are also the global stories and iconic stories to think about and without all these pieces Tyria would feel a lot emptier.
ArenaNet’s developer blog has received another update and in this instalment they take a look at the race of giants called the Jotun. The blog comes with a stack of lore as well as some developer notes on the Jotun. Even though we had established the jotun in the original games, we wanted to really bring them […]
Guild Wars 2 World Map RevealedOur Friend GuildMag tweeted a great still of a Guild Wars 2 world map earlier today. Which got us thinking that “Hey, we got video of that!”. So here it is, a closer look at how an (unexplored) Guild Wars 2 map looks like. A short video for sure, but interesting nonetheless.
Jeff Grubb says Sylvari can grow limbs back (probably)In a fresh lore interview over at the Ashenford Cartel, Jeff Grubb and Eric Flannum answers a lot of in-depth questions about Guild Wars 2 lore. Like the headliner that Sylvari can grow back severed limbs (probably). However we will never see this happen in game since there is no on-camera dismemberment in Guild Wars […]
A new minor races blog post, penned by Jeff Grubb, was just published over at the ArenaNet blog. The topic of the day is the Grawl, simian creatures living on the edge of civilization. Jeff tells us about Grawl society, their customs and religious beliefs, as well as how they are looked upon by the […]