The Lost Shores
Something stirs in the Sea of Sorrows…
Unravel a mystery of monstrous proportions in The Lost Shores, a massive one-time world event that will change Tyria forever!
November 2012 Release Highlights
Big changes are coming to Tyria in November. From the historic Lost Shores event on 16-19 November to the endlessly entertaining Fractals of the Mists dungeon and a brand new PvP map, after this month, Tyria will never be the same!
Lost Shores Weekend Event 16-19 Nov
Begins 16 November at 9:00 PM CET (12:00 PM PST)
A spectacular one-time world event! Unravel a mystery of epic proportions in The Lost Shores, a storyline that begins at 9:00 PM CET (12:00 PM PST) on 16 November. Join a fight against a formidable new threat that culminates in a once-in-a-lifetime, thrilling conclusion on 18 November. Face a brand-new species, earn unique rewards, gather new crafting resources, learn new recipes, and much more! Lost Shores will change the face of Tyria—don’t miss it!
Free Trial Weekend 15-19 Nov
If you’re an existing Guild Wars 2 player, you’ll have the chance to invite three friends to experience the world of Tyria during our special Free Trial that begins at 9:00 AM Pacific (6:00 PM CET) on 15 November. Your guest will receive an invitation with a unique serial code that will allow them to play for free just in time for our epic Lost Shores world event. Supplies of trial keys are limited, so get your invites
New Dungeon! Enter the Fractals of the Mists
Introducing a dungeon experience like no other—Fractals of the Mists! You’ll be pitted against a series of unique “fractal” mini-dungeons that get harder and harder as you progress, giving you unlimited levels of challenge! With great risk comes great reward, including new weapon sets, a back-slot item, new Ascended loot, and much more!
New Beta PvP Map: Temple of the Silent Storm
This brand new PvP map, set on a kodan iceberg, has a distinctive look and a more vertical layout than previous maps. Since this is a beta version of the Temple of the Silent Storm map, we need input from players like you before we introduce it permanently into the game’s PvP map rotation.
New Lost Shores Items from the Black Lion Trading Company
The Gem Store will be well stocked in November! Unique minis and brand-new weapon skins made just for the Lost Shores weekend event are just some of what the Black Lion Trading Company has in store.
New Ascended Gear & Infusions
Introducing Ascended items, artifacts of great power that can be improved by a special new type of upgrade called Infusions, which can be found in dungeons. Look for more information about Ascended gear soon!
Lost Shores Weekend Event
This one-time world event takes place from 16 -19 November, with new content each day:
16 November Begins at 9:00 PM CET (12:00 PM PST)
They came from beneath the waves—the karka, a monstrous new species bent on destruction! (more…)
17 November Begins at 9:00 PM CET (12:00 PM PST)
The karka must be stopped at all costs, and the Lionguard needs your help to defeat this threat! (more…)
18 November Begins at 9:00 PM CET (12:00 PM PST)
Be part of Tyrian history—join the final battle against the Ancient Karka! (more…)