The first major post-expansion update for Guild Wars 2 is now live. “Daybreak” kicks off season four of the Living World, bringing with it a new story, legendary weapon, fractal, a raid wing, and a big change to make your inventory more manageable.

As with so many stories, this one starts off with a “mysterious vision” that leads the Pact Commander — that’s you, in case you weren’t sure — to “an encounter in ancient Elonian ruins might determine the fate of Tyria.” Or it might not. Who knows, those mysterious visions are pretty capricious!

Other new content in this update include a new legendary focus; a new fractal, Twilight Oasis; and a new raid, the Hall of Chains. Most importantly, keys are now a part of the wallet, meaning that your Pact Crowbars, Bandit Skeleton Keys, and all those other zone-specific chest-openers will no longer take up space in your inventory. We’ve beaten down elder dragons and gods, so it was only a matter of time before we tackled this, the greatest of challenges.

You can find full patch notes for this update on the GW2 site.

Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.


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