Two good news has been announced for Guild Wars 2 players by ArenaNet. First of all there is a big series of updates in PvP season 5 which should become "more competitive" from now.
Here is short list of main changes:
- Overtime system, when tied in the end of conquest, will be added 5 minuts overtime, team with more scores after this time will win.
- Changes in matchmaking where team peak will be more focused on players ratings
- League pip will be awarded based on wins / losses and are used as a mechanism for rewards
- League changes will better calculate skill level of players and will add more rewards.
- Personal scores and top-list.
Secondary, it's the wintersday festival which will run till 10th of January. It will include much daily achievements, Winter Wonderland and Snowball Mayhem jumping puzzle and special holiday weapons.
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