The lights are on
NCSoft announced today that the second of Guild War 2's
Flame and Frost content updates has been released. Read on to find out all the
The announcement came via this blog post on the official Guild
Wars 2 site. Here are all the details.
Brand New PvP Map - Spirit Watch
This peaceful green
vale, nestled between cliffside shrines to the norn Spirits of the Wild is
about to echo with the sounds of combat. In Spirit Watch, players will score
bonus points by capturing the Orb of Ascension and running it to any of the
three shrines on this newest PvP map.
Team Up for Guild Missions
Join your fellow guild
members to take on an entirely new category of content! These missions,
designed for coordinated group play, include everything from bounties to group
puzzles to cross-country challenges. You'll need to work together to complete
the missions and earn new Guild Merits, which can unlock cool upgrades and
rewards. It pays to be in a guild!
Two Team Rated Play in PvP
It's time to prove
your skill! In this new type of competitive PvP, two teams of equal average
rating are pitted against each other in a quick, intense match. The ratings for
every member of each team is then adjusted after the match.
Choose Your Own Daily Achievements
With our new
selectable achievement system, you'll have a chance to set new daily challenges
for yourself and to choose what kind of content you want to be rewarded for
Preview Items in the Trading Post
Try before you buy!
You'll have the ability to preview items in the Trading Post before you buy
them. Simply right-click an item icon and select "Preview" to see the item
equipped on your character. Check out how a weapon looks by itself, how it
looks when sheathed, and how it looks when wielded by your character.