Guild Wars 2 launches Chapter 2 of the Icebrood Saga
ArenaNet posted a new update in Guild Wars 2 as they kick off the second chapter of the multi-part finale of The Icebrood saga. Episode Five will officially debut the game on January 19 and come with a number of additions and changes to the game, which the developers have documented below. It also comes with the news that all four chapters of episode five will be free to all players who own Guild Wars 2: Fire path and log in as soon as it is released. So, good news for those who are refreshing the game and wanting to catch up. Meanwhile, the third chapter, Balanced, will launch in March 2021, but the details behind that have yet to be released. We have a trailer that you can check out for the latest trailer at the bottom ahead of its launch next week.
Fire and the furious apocalypse arrive in Tyria, threatening to tear the land apart, and the commander’s tenuous alliance with Jormag’s icy whispers will be tested like never before. Four new Dragon Response Missions will be available in Thunderhead Peaks, Fields of Ruin, Lake Doric, and Snowden Drifts as the Ancient Dragon’s threat of fire and conflict grows more acute, with optional challenge modifiers to increase difficulty and lead to bigger booty. again available for the brave and the skilful. Faction recruiting is also making a comeback, with two new groups of allies joining the fray to prevent Tyria from collapsing under the shadow of Primordus and Jormag. The first will be available at release, the second will arrive a few weeks later alongside a new second crafted level of Chapter 1 Dragonslayer weapons. A new faction-specific longbow and an infusion with each turn of rewards that players can search for Release.