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News - Tuesday, December 01, 2009[edit | edit source]

Guild Wars Holiday Papercrafts

Just in time for the holidays—a collection of charming papercraft Guild Wars models! We've got paper moa birds, rollerbeetles, a tiny Gwen doll, and a brand-new surprise model that you'll just have to see! They'd all make great tree ornaments.

Print out and make your own paper models—we'll show you how! Click here to get started!

Wintersday Art Contest Begins!

Spread some holiday spirit and share your creativity with the Guild Wars community! Enter our annual Wintersday Art Contest, which starts today! Head over to this year's contest page for more details. <section end=content />

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News - Thursday, December 03, 2009[edit | edit source]

Community: Calendar Time!

In this edition of Community News, we've got a new fan-made video for you to check out, and the glorious return of the Guild Wars Advent Calendar from! For details, click through to Community News. <section end=content /> <section begin=content />

News - Friday, December 04, 2009[edit | edit source]

New Guild Wars 2 Video: The Races of Tyria

Experience the Races of Tyria, an incredible new video that looks at the five playable races of Guild Wars 2—asura, norn, humans, charr, and sylvari. Learn more about each compelling race and watch the video here! <section end=content />

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News - Tuesday, December 08, 2009[edit | edit source]

New Holiday Papercraft: Moa Bird!

This week's holiday papercraft model is the ubiquitous, flightless moa bird! Normally these birds are the size of ponies and fond of pecking, but these paper moas are small and harmless! Make yours today—we'll show you how right here! <section end=content /> <section begin=content />

News - Friday, December 11, 2009[edit | edit source]

New Guild Wars 2 interview at

Following the release of the new Guild Wars 2 video, we sat down with to discuss the races of Tyria, GW2's massive game world, and more! Read the whole thing right here <section end=content />

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News - Tuesday, December 15, 2009[edit | edit source]

Wintersday Approaches!

Wintersday is almost here! Soon, cities and towns all across Tyria will be decked out in splendid holiday decor, enchanted snowman henchmen will serve your adventuring needs, and vendors will be selling all manner of Wintersday consumables.

The festivities begin on December 18th and run until January 4th, so be sure to clear your calendars! Head over to our Wintersday 2009 event page for all of the details.

New Holiday Papercraft: Rollerbeetles!

Check out this week's holiday papercraft: rollerbeetles! These speedy little bugs are waiting to be printed out and assembled. Make a whole pack of them! Click right here and we'll show you how. <section end=content />

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News - Wednesday, December 16, 2009[edit | edit source]

Go Behind the Scenes with the Voices of Tyria

We've posted a fascinating behind-the-scenes look at the voice acting behind Guild Wars 2, featuring top-tier talents like Felicia Day and Steve Blum! Check it out on our Facebook page or YouTube channel. <section end=content />

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News - Thursday, December 17, 2009[edit | edit source]

New Costumes and Wintersday Cheer!

The preparations for our annual Wintersday celebration begin today! Starting tomorrow and running until January 4th, Wintersday festivities will sweep across Tyria like a chill wind from the Shiverpeaks. Here's what revelers can expect this year:

  • Brand-new for 2009—a unique set of Wintersday costumes are now available in the In-Game Store and the NCsoft Store! Head over to our new costumes page to read all of the details.
  • You've spoken, and we've listened! Costume slots have been added to the character portrait. Now, you can wear costumes over your armor, meaning you can look fabulous in your Dwayna costume or festival hat without sacrificing protection! Learn the details here.
  • Starting tomorrow, our annual Wintersday festival will bring loads of seasonal treats, festive decorations, holiday quests, snowball tournaments, and more! Check out our Wintersday 2009 page for more information.

Wintersday Gifts for Friends and Followers

Do you follow us on Facebook or Twitter? If not, you should! Over the next few days, we'll be spreading extra Wintersday cheer with early presents for some of our lucky friends and followers. Simply friend us on Facebook and/or follow us on Twitter (if you don't already, of course), and then watch our updates on these sites for further details. Good luck and happy Wintersday from all of us! <section end=content />

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News - Monday, December 21, 2009[edit | edit source]

Community: Player-Run Wintersday Events!

Our fantastic player community has a bunch of great events in store for the Wintersday season! Read the latest Community News for details! <section end=content />

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News - Tuesday, December 22, 2009[edit | edit source]

New Holiday Papercraft: Avatar of Dwayna!

We saved the best for last—this impressive papercraft model of the Avatar of Dwayna is ready to grace your tree or desk with her serene presence. It's the biggest model we've ever done! Click here to get started. <section end=content />

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