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Cutthroat Politics: Ellen Kiel 52% Evon Gnashblade 48% Polls Open til Aug 5th!

Cutthroat Politics Facebook results update. Voting revealed.

What Have You Achieved Today…? Also, More PVP and France

A short blog post with more details on the new rewards you can get from Achievements (retroactively even) was just put up by Anet. Will this change how you play? Join our discussion on this and the rest of the Bazaar of the Four Winds update info in our forums. And for any interested in […]

New Dungeon, Update Notes, Guides, Inspector Kiel’s Report, and a Gem Giveaway!

This past Tuesday the Sky Pirates of Tyria Living Story went live, introducing new content and a big balance update. Changes to all eight professions, and not just skills, but traits too, including new traits and moving others around and a new Condition: Torment. And a continuation of the Dragon Bash story as we find […]

Steampunk + Airships + Lightning (and a Sale)

Anet has put out a nice piece about the new Aetherblade enemies, summed up nicely as Steampunk + Airships + Lightning. They will also be doing a livestream preview of the new Sky Pirates of Tyria content Monday June 24th at Noon Pacific (7pm UTC). They also released part two of Marjory’s Story. Finally, a […]

Let’s Get Ready to Ruuuummmbbbbllleee! eSports in GW2

Mist League officially started their effort to bring Guild Wars 2 to eSports on June 15th, but tomorrow they scored a match against Anet developers! It starts Friday the 14th at 5:30pm Pacific (12:30am Sat UTC) and you can watch it on their Twitch.TV channel. It will be a best of 3 fight on the […]

Dragon Bash Event Guide

Anet has been putting these guides out for a few events now, and I really like them. Check it out here and then come to the forum to talk Dragon Bashing with us.

You Know You Make Me Wanna…

Anet just put out a news post on their new Authorized Shoutcaster program. They get notified when certain ranked teams arrange a match, saved places in those matches as well as their own Custom Arena. More details and a link to the current list of shoutcasters in the link. [source][/source]

The Elementalist’s biased, off-hand choice: Focus?

The Focus is one of two weapons available to the Elementalist for his off hand weapon slot. The other weapon is a Dagger. Currently, the Focus weapon has a lot of drawbacks, compared to the Dagger. In the next few paragraphs, I want to point out those disadvantages, analyse the individual skills a little bit […]

Last Stand Guide and other GW2 Resources

Click the image above to see the guide Anet posted Wednesday explaining how to get the most out of the Last Stand Live Story content they created for Southsun Cove. Some nice rewards and cool back pieces. Or check out our forum thread on the Southsun Cove event to tell us what you think. Also, […]

May 28 Update Live!

Notes are out and the Update is live! See the link below for info on what is still available from the Southsun Cove Live Story update, changes to WvW, sPVP, your favorite classes and other game updates including the Consortium Harvest Sickle available until June 24th! Then come to our forum (where we also have […]

WvW Matchup Changes, Future of APIs, and Combo Fields

Just some quick notes before the weekend hits: Anet has put out a piece that details how the new World vs. World vs World match up system will work. Remember a long time ago when we heard we would be able to see guild chat when not in the game? Well, it seems the APIs […]

Anet Releases API Development Forum

ArenaNet opened up an API Development Forum today. If you’re interested in developing, you should go check it out. First APIs are for Dynamic Events, WvW, and Item & Recipe Database.

May 28 Update Preview (Southsun Finale, WvW (Ascended Stuff!) and More….

Anet has put up a page to preview the content in the May 28th Update! Click the link above for the full text and pretty pictures, or read the text in our forums. Either way, check it out and then come let us know what you think in our forums! As a preview of…the preview… […]

Flame and Frost: A Rallying Flame Achievement

If you did not get a chance to visit the bonfire to get the A Rallying Flame Achievement, Anet will be putting the bonfires back in the game (no boons though) until May 28th. It was supposed to go live today but has been delayed. They should be back in the game soon.