ArenaNet and the Guild Wars 2 team have announced that the next Guild Wars 2 update, set to launch on April 15th, will be focused on enhancing and overhauling game features. The team has a plan in the works to incrementally reveal information over the coming weeks, but did start the ball rolling with the news that the trait system is set for a complete overhaul.
ArenaNet, developer of the acclaimed Guild Wars franchise, today announced the first-ever Guild Wars 2® release that is focused exclusively on bringing exciting new updates to in-game features. The Guild Wars 2 “April 2014 Feature Pack,” slated to release on April 15, will introduce a sweeping range of new systems and feature enhancements to the game. The focus on features sets the stage for new content designed to upgrade the experience in a wide variety of areas, from quality of life to the way players enjoy various aspects of the game.
ArenaNet has organized a rollout campaign to reveal everything players can expect in the “April 2014 Feature Pack”. Between now and when the release launches on April 15, ArenaNet developers will deliver a series of videos, live streams, blog posts and articles that unveil and detail every feature and what it means to the game. The rollout will give the entire Guild Wars 2 player community the opportunity to fully understand and even engage in dialogue around each new upcoming enhancement.
Read the full traits feature upgrade blog post on the Guild Wars 2 site.