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Guild Wars 2 Competitive Update Touches On Balance and More

Poorna Shankar Posted:
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Guild Wars 2 has outlined its upcoming competitive update to hit on February 25.

The update is set to touch on a host of features, like Swiss Tournaments, balancing, and more. Balancing specifically was called out, with changes to traits, skills, and visual effects set to be introduced. The full list is here and quite comprehensive.

Additional information means mini seasons will now run between regular PvP league seasons. The post also touches on a Bonus Rewards event set to run from February 25 until March 3 where your rewards will be boosted in WvW and PvP:


  • +15% PvP Rank Points
  • +25% Reward Track Progress
  • +200% Magic Find


  • +25% Reward Track Progress
  • +50% Magic Find
  • +100% WvW Experience Gain


Poorna Shankar

A highly opinionated avid PC gamer, Poorna blindly panics with his friends in various multiplayer games, much to the detriment of his team. Constantly questioning industry practices and a passion for technological progress drive his love for the video game industry. He pulls no punches and tells it like he sees it. He runs a podcast, Gaming The Industry, with fellow writer, Joseph Bradford, discussing industry practices and their effects on consumers.