Dark or Light

These Are the Patch Notes for Guild Wars 2's 'Power' Update

Several items have become tradeable

Poorna Shankar Posted:
News 0

With the Power update for Guild Wars 2 live, here are the patch notes coinciding with that update which bring tweaks for items and more.

If you missed it, be sure to catch up on our in-depth impressions of Power here. regarding the patch, you’ll notice four new Dragon Response Missions. Be warned, these missions will have spoilers for the Champions story. Be sure to complete that story before these dungeons if you want to avoid story spoilers. If you’re not bothered by spoilers, plow forward.

Several items have become tradeable as well. For example, crafted exotic equipment with several attribute prefixes are tradeable. These prefixes include:

  • Celestial
  • Commander's
  • Crusader
  • Grieving (trinkets only, as there are no crafted exotic weapons or armor with this attribute prefix)
  • Marauder
  • Minstrel's
  • Nomad's
  • Seraph (armor and weapons only, as there are no crafted exotic trinkets with this attribute prefix)
  • Sinister
  • Trailblazer's
  • Vigilant
  • Viper's
  • Wanderer's
  • Zealot's

Additionally, you’ll notice that several account-bound non-ascended food consumables are also tradeable. The Black Lion Trading Company Gem Store saw a few updates as well. You can check out the full patch notes here.


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.