Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns is the first expansion for Guild Wars 2. Founded on the idea that the journey is the goal, the Heart of Thorns expansion continues the Guild Wars 2 tradition of challenging the conventions of MMOs to fulfill the promise of what online worlds should be.
The dragon is rising… and no one in Tyria is safe. Prepare to take up arms and join the battle. Journey deeper in Guild Wars 2 Heart of Thorns.
Time is running out: the Pact Fleet is poised to launch, and Glint’s egg is still missing. You have one last memory seed to plant, and the search through Caithe’s past has led you to a cave sealed shut with strange magic. The time for truth has come. Find a way to break the seal, […]
The attack on the Pale Tree has spurred the world’s leaders into action and hardened their resolve. As season 2 continues, the races of Tyria are preparing for war against the Elder Dragon Mordremoth. Echoes of the Past begins November 4!
As the adventure of Season 2 continues, the whole of Tyria is threatened by the peril of the Elder Dragon Mordremoth. Attacks by its minions have stretched ever-farther afield, from the arid Maguuma wastes to the Timberline Falls and the heart of Kryta. All of Tyria must come to understand this dire threat.
This cinematic may contain spoilers for anyone who has not played through the story of Entanglement. Taimi discovered Omadd’s machine, the device that Scarlet used to see the Eternal Alchemy. What cosmic vision awaits inside?
The Zephyrites have met with trouble, and there are rumors of a disturbance in the tangled western reaches of Brisban Wildlands. Work together with your friends and Marjory, Kasmeer, Rox, Braham, and Taimi to discover what’s going on! Log in on July 1 to experience the start of Living World Season 2 and unlock the […]
Tara Strong is the voice of Scarlet Briar, the villain behind the momentous events of Living World Season 1. She talks about her experience voicing one of the most iconic characters of Guild Wars 2 and what it’s like to play a relatable character who goes bad.
As Living World Season 2 approaches, we take a look back at Scarlet’s war and the events of Season 1. From the Gathering Storm in the Shiverpeaks to the final Battle for Lion’s Arch, Scarlet unleashed the Molten Alliance, the Aetherblade Pirates, her watchwork armies, and the Toxic Alliance onto the world — but Tyria […]
Josh Davis recaps the North American Tournament of Legends and interviews winners, Apex Prime. This is a recording from a Guild Wars 2 livestream that was broadcast at Twitch.tv/GuildWars2. Join us for regular livestreams every Friday at noon Pacific Time. Ready Up videos discuss all things combat system, skills and balance, and the competitive world […]
The Foostival event, originally held in 2013 in Paris, was created by fans, for fans, to bring many different Guild Wars 2 communities together. Last year’s Foostival was a success, and the party only grew in 2014! Hundreds of players from across Europe took part in events held simultaneously in Paris and Hamburg and were […]
One of the many exciting features coming in the April 2014 Feature Pack is our new Wardrobe, an account-wide system that allows you to collect every skin in the game! Listen to Game Designer Matt Wuerffel presenting from every angle this new way to collect vanity skins for your armors and weapons.
ArenaNet has released a brand new trailer, “Battle for Lion’s Arch”, that sets the stage for the next Living Story update that will see players preparing for war against Scarlet Briar and her minions. The battle will be an epic one for the survival and revival of the venerable city of Lion’s Arch.
On February 18, 2014, the face of Tyria changed forever. After more than a year of scheming and plotting, Scarlet brought her armies to Lion’s Arch to begin her final power play. The latest Guild Wars 2 Living World release, Escape from Lion’s Arch, kicked off with this chilling in-game cinematic of the destruction of […]
Angel McCoy, Bobby Stein, and Scott McGough talk about the creation of Taimi, the progeny prodigy. This is a recording from a Guild Wars 2 livestream that was broadcast on Twitch.tv/GuildWar2. Join us for regular livestreams every Friday at noon Pacific Time.
Escape from Lion’s Arch begins in Guild Wars 2 on February 18! This ominous trailer offers a glimpse at the historic events that take place in the new release. The Living World of Tyria will never be the same!
Join ArenaNet developers Josh “Grouch” Davis, Jonathan “Chap” Sharp, Jon Peters, Karl McLain, and Roy Cronacher as they preview the upcoming balance changes for the next feature build. Topics include critical damage changes, rune and sigil changes, and general profession tweaks.
Leif Chappelle, Theo Nguyen, and Angel McCoy chat about the creation of the Living Story of 2013 and answer questions from the Guild Wars 2 community
You defeated villains, brought down a Tower of Nightmares and helped us put the “Living” in to the world of Tyria. During 2013 we also had chance to meet many of you outside the game, during several events throughout the past year. What will the next year of Guild Wars 2 hold? I guess you’ll […]
Join Josh Davis, John Corpening, Hugh Norfolk, Karl McLain, and Roy Cronacher as they preview the PvP and balance changes going into the December 10th patch
Part one of the Wintersday Art and Lore livestream with John Ryan and Kevin Green
Guild Wars 2 – A Very Merry Wintersday Trailer Toymaker Tixx and his floating workshop have returned to Tyria to deliver toys and holiday cheer. From snowball fights to jumping puzzles, Wintersday is the very merriest time of year! Begins December 10.
The Great MMO Migration is a program which provides MMO gamers two new ways to move to Guild Wars 2: for more details please visit http://migration.guildwars2.com. From today until Tuesday, Dec. 3 at 11:59pm (PST), you can enter the video contest for a chance to win a free copy of Guild Wars 2. For those who […]
Behind the scenes of The Nightmares Within Steven Waller and Matt Pennebaker talk about the creation of The Nightmares Within in Guild Wars 2