From April 26th to May 3rd, Guild Wars 2 players will be able to enjoy a nice boosts to both reward-track progress, world experience and magic find in World vs World conflict battles. It is also interesting to note that "a freak fluctuation in the fabric of the Mists will completely disable the downed state for the duration of the event".
Here's what the event entails:
- +25% to reward-track progress
- double WXP
- +50% to magic find
- when downed, players are defeated when health reaches 0
You'll also want to swing by the Guild Wars 2 site to check today's patch notes that includes some sweeping skill balance updates to several advanced professions.