Call to Glory: February 2020 Competitive Update

by The Guild Wars 2 Team on February 18, 2020

On February 25, changes are sweeping the Mists, and we’re calling all competitors! Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or just setting foot in the Mist War, there are plenty of new challenges to face and rewards to reap.

Swiss Tournaments

Swiss is an automated tournament mode in which the number of rounds played is determined by the number of participating teams. At the end of the Swiss rounds, the top teams will compete in a single-elimination bracket. You’ll receive more gold when you win!

Major Balance Update

Changes to traits, skills, and visual effects are on the way. Read the preliminary balance notes on our forums for a preview (subject to change).


Mini seasons will run between regular PvP League seasons. Compete to earn rewards, titles, and glory!

New Armor Set—Warlord’s Armor

Your commanding presence comes from the heart—but looking sharp won’t hurt. Earn this brand-new armor set in PvP and WvW.

Guildrider Warclaw Skin Reward Track

Unlock a new WvW reward track with gold to earn valuable rewards, including legendary materials, Black Lion Trading Company goods, and a Guildrider Warclaw Skin! The Guildrider Warclaw is a proud leopard who will wear your guild’s emblem on its armor.

Bonus Rewards Event

From February 25 until March 3, enjoy boosts to your rewards in both 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

We’ll see you in the Mists!