Guild Wars 2 Weekly Events Schedule: November 22 – November 28

Check our official site on Mondays for a schedule of the week’s activities, and follow our Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts for news and updates. Don’t forget—you’ll always find important information, Guild Wars 2 discussions, and community resources on our official forums.

If you’re new to Guild Wars 2 or returning to Tyria after a long journey, browse the #GW2Info hashtag on Twitter for helpful tips! Have you gathered knowledge and wisdom on your adventures? Use the hashtag to share your own tips with the community.

Return to the Living World Story: “Jormag Rising”

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Blood Imperator Bangar Ruinbringer has led his Dominion followers to unthinkable ends in pursuit of victory. With all attempts at negotiation failed and a vicious new threat at hand, the charr civil war enters its deadliest phase yet—and the ice dragon has taken notice. You’ll need to upgrade your account with Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire™ to play the content, but you can still unlock it to play later if you don’t own the expansion.

Locations: Drizzlewood Coast
Valuable Treasures: Shard of Crystallized Blood of Jormag
Meta Achievement: “Jormag Rising” Mastery

Catch up on the story of the dragon cycle and prepare for Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons. Log in to Guild Wars 2 between November 23 and November 30 to unlock this week’s spotlight episode for free! Check your in-game mailbox for a letter containing a story unlock token. You’ll find the unlocked episode under “The Icebrood Saga” in your story journal tab, which is located in the Hero panel. If you’ve already unlocked the episodes previously, you don’t need the tokens—you’re good to go!

New achievements for the episode are available in the “Bonus Events” category of your achievements tab. You can complete these at any time to progress the Seasons of the Dragons meta-achievement and work toward earning legendary rewards.


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Meet the Siege Turtle Mount

Sometimes it’s impossible to know what’s missing in our lives until we see it. In Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons™, you’ll be able to fill the place in your heart that’s reserved for a giant turtle equipped with state-of-the-art siege weaponry—and share the love by bringing a friend along for the ride.

Join us for the next episode of Guild Chat and learn more about the newest addition to your stable of best friends! Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, this week’s livestream will be on Wednesday.

Guild Chat will air this Wednesday, November 24 at noon Pacific Time (UTC-8) on the official Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook channels.


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Relax and Unwind with the Tea Time Package

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Wouldn’t a nice cup of tea hit the spot after you vanquish your next world boss? Pull out your Tea Time Chair and invite a friend to sit down and contemplate your victories. If another marauding menace dares to interrupt you, take revenge with the Tea Time Focus Skin. The Tea Time Package includes both items—very classy.

A second player can join you for tea by pressing F to interact with the chair. Use the tea sipping emotes to have a party for two.

Piping Hot Sales

Visit the Black Lion Trading Company this weekend for discounts on some of our most popular items!

November 26:
20% Off—Shared Inventory Slots
40% Off—Waypoint Unlock Box and Central Tyria Waypoint Unlock Package

November 27:
30% Off—Unbreakable Gathering Tools, Black Lion Hunters Contract, Black Lion Industry Contract, Season 3 Expedition Contract, and Season 4 Expedition Contract

November 29:
20% Off—Bag Slot Expansion, Bank Tab Expansion, and Black Lion Instant Level 80 Ticket

Unlock “Jormag Rising” for Free

Return to Living World™ continues with The Icebrood Saga. Log in and pick up an unlock token for this week’s spotlight episode, “Jormag Rising.” You’ll need to upgrade your account with Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire™ to play the content, but you can still unlock it to play later if you don’t own the expansion.

What’s in Stock

We’re updating our selection of mount skins, so check back later this week to pick up returning favorites.

Returning Today
20% Off—Pharoah’s Package, Pharaoh’s Regalia Outfit, Royal Anubis Jackal Skin, and Golden Feather Wings Glider Combo

Available Now in the Gem Store!

Log into Guild Wars 2 and press 'O' to access the Black Lion Trading Company for these great offers and more!


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The Fourth Beta Preview Event Arrives Next Week

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From November 30 to December 4, log in and play the fourth Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons™ beta preview event! All nine of the new elite specializations will be playable, along with the brand new siege turtle mount. Now you have turtle power.

How to Play

If you’re new to Guild Wars 2, sign up for a free account here!

To join the fun, log in and create a beta event character by clicking one of the empty character slots marked “Beta” on your character select screen. You’ll be able to choose any of the nine Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons elite specializations as the character’s profession. Your character will begin in the city of Lion’s Arch at level 80, with their elite specialization, build, and gear equipped.

From there, you can explore the open world or try a game mode dedicated to group play. You’ll find options to join the World vs. World and structured Player vs. Player in the bar located at the top left corner of your UI. To tackle the Fractals of the Mists instanced group content, visit Fort Marriner in Lion’s Arch and enter the portal.

You can summon your turtle mount in the open world by clicking the mount summon slot at the very end of your skill bar.

Please note that the beta characters will disappear on December 4 at 10:00 p.m. Pacific Time (UTC-8) at the end of the event, and any gameplay progress earned while playing on them—including rewards and currency—will not be saved.

Thank you for playing!


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Choose Your Style with the Forest Archer Pack

  • Forest Archer Pack

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Wrap yourself in a velvet-soft adventuring cape, travel light with only a quiver of arrows on your back, or wear both! The Forest Archer Pack includes a Forest Scout Cape, Forest Archer Cape, and Forest Archer Quiver.

Unlock “No Quarter” for Free

Return to Living World™ continues with The Icebrood Saga. Log in and pick up an unlock token for this week’s spotlight episode, “No Quarter.” You’ll need to upgrade your account with Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire™ to play the content, but you can still unlock it to play later if you don’t own the expansion.

What’s in Stock

We’re refreshing our inventory of mount adoption licenses and mount select licenses. If there’s a special mount skin you’ve been waiting for, stop by the Gem Store later this week!

Returning Today
20% Off—Frostfire Appearance Package, Frostfire Outfit, Frostfire Glider, and Recharging Teleport to Friend

Returning This Week
25% Off—Infinite Volatile Magic Gathering Tools, Immortal Halo Package, and Magnificent Hummingbird Skimmer Skin

Available Now in the Gem Store!

Log into Guild Wars 2 and press 'O' to access the Black Lion Trading Company for these great offers and more!


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Explore the Jade Sea

Hundreds of years ago, the Jade Wind petrified everything it touched—even the waters off Cantha’s coastline. Luxon nomads adapted to a world where seafaring happens on foot, and modern innovators are still finding uses for the Jade Sea’s unusual bounty.

Explore the Canthan continent in Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons™. Prepurchase your copy and you’ll receive a Shing Jea Mosaic Cape, the “Prodigy of Shing Jea” title, and a Flame Serpent Weapon Chest.

Join us for the next episode of Guild Chat and take a closer look at the Jade Sea! Host Rubi Bayer and developer guests will take you on a tour of the new explorable zone.

Guild Chat will air on Friday, November 19 at noon Pacific Time (UTC-8) on the official Twitch, YouTube, and Facebook channels.


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Guild Wars 2 Weekly Events Schedule: November 15 – November 21

Check our official site on Mondays for a schedule of the week’s activities, and follow our Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook accounts for news and updates. Don’t forget—you’ll always find important information, Guild Wars 2 discussions, and community resources on our official forums.

If you’re new to Guild Wars 2 or returning to Tyria after a long journey, browse the #GW2Info hashtag on Twitter for helpful tips! Have you gathered knowledge and wisdom on your adventures? Use the hashtag to share your own tips with the community.

Return to the Living World Story: “No Quarter”

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The costs of the charr civil war are mounting as a steady stream of legion troops—lured by overwhelming Dominion victories and propaganda—defect to join Bangar’s forces. There may still be a chance to turn the tide. Rendezvous with Rytlock to join a parley with Crecia, the legion imperators…and Ryland. You’ll need to upgrade your account with Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire™ to play the content, but you can still unlock it to play later if you don’t own the expansion.

Locations: Drizzlewood Coast
Valuable Treasures: War Supplies
Meta Achievement: “No Quarter” Mastery

Catch up on the story of the dragon cycle and prepare for Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons. Log in to Guild Wars 2 between November 16 and November 22 to unlock this week’s spotlight episode for free! Check your in-game mailbox for a letter containing a story unlock token. You’ll find the unlocked episode under “The Icebrood Saga” in your story journal tab, which is located in the Hero panel. If you’ve already unlocked the episodes previously, you don’t need the tokens—you’re good to go!

New achievements for the episode are available in the “Bonus Events” category of your achievements tab. You can complete these at any time to progress the Seasons of the Dragons meta-achievement and work toward earning legendary rewards.


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Explore Echovald Wilds

Venture into Echovald Wilds, an ancient forest once frozen in time by a traitor’s death wail. The Kurzick people built stunning cathedrals among the petrified trees, and new growth is reclaiming what they left behind.

Explore Echovald Wilds and the Canthan continent in Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons™. Prepurchase your copy and you’ll receive a Shing Jea Mosaic Cape, the “Prodigy of Shing Jea” title, and a Flame Serpent Weapon Chest.


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