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News Archives - June 2008

Guild Wars 2 Questions? We've Got Answers! 27 June 2008
So what are we doing with Guild Wars 2, anyway? Check the FAQ to find out!
June Tournament Reminders 27 June 2008
Don't forget! The finale of the June Automated Tournament is this weekend, so place those last minute Xunlai Tournament House votes. Also, the deadline for claiming your May Xunlai prizes is this weekend. To get your rewards, speak with your neighborhood Xunlai Agent.
The Dragon Festival Approaches 26 June 2008
Join us at the Shing Jea Monastery this Fourth of July weekend to celebrate the annual Dragon Festival! The celebration includes the Shing Jea Boardwalk, Dragon Arena, Rollerbeetle Racing, and reenactments of past events. Festivities start at Noon Pacific (-7 GMT) on Thursday, July 3 and continue until 11:59 PM Pacific on Sunday, July 6. Read all the details and see a schedule of events here.
Dev Update: Hall of Monuments Changes 24 June 2008
In the latest Developer Update, the design team reveals exciting news about the Hall of Monuments. Head over to the official wiki for the full story.
Guild Wars Guru Hosts New GvG Tournament 20 June 2008, in connection with, has announced the GvG Challenge 2008. The tournament is sponsored by Electronics Extreme and offers more than $10,000 in prizes such as laptops and portable DVD players. It even has a contest just for making accurate predictions! Registration is open to everyone and goes until Friday, July 11, 2008 at 8:59 AM Pacific (-7 GMT). The tournament itself takes place on July 12. Visit the official tournament page for a full list of prizes and contest rules.
Beware of Fake Emails 18 June 2008
Please watch for fake emails telling players that they are eligible to participate in the Guild Wars 2 Closed Beta. These emails are blatant phishing attempts to steal account information. Players should not reply to them.

ArenaNet or NCsoft employees will never ask for your password.
Dev Update: Skill Balance Changes 18 June 2008
In this Dev Update, the design team explains the goals behind the most recent skill balance changes. Head over to the official wiki to check it out.
Sweepstakes Winners Announced 11 June 2008
We're pleased to announce the results of the Guild Wars 3rd Anniversary Sweepstakes! To see who won prizes, visit the sweepstakes page. Congratulations to these lucky winners!
Community News RSS Feed Available 10 June 2008
If you're interested in community events, we now offer Community News in its own RSS feed. To get updates from this feed, add it to your RSS reader.
June Transmogrifier Tonic 5 June 2008
In today's live update we'll be adding a brand new transmogrifier tonic to the Zaishen Chest, so get your keys ready. For future reference, these monthly tonics will now be released in the first live update of every month, so watch those update notes and the Zaishen Rewards Calendar to see the currently available monthly tonic.
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