Great Temple of Balthazar
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|Great Temple of Balthazar|
|Region||The Battle Isles|
|Exit(s)|| Isle of the Nameless|
Isle of the Nameless (PvP)
The Great Temple of Balthazar is a sacred place for those who practice the martial arts of war. It is dedicated to Balthazar, the god of war, and guarded by the Zaishen Order. It is the main town on The Battle Isles.
— in-game description
- Roleplaying characters can map travel to the temple via the ship icon on the World Map from the any of the mainlands (Tyria, Cantha or Elona) after unlocking a port town.
- PvP-only characters arrive here upon creation.
- By crossing through the portal from the outpost for the Zaishen Challenge.
- 20 Ai Tei (Merchant)
- 10 Coldan (Costume Maker)
- 20 Priest of Balthazar (Faction rewards)
- 20 Canthan Ambassador
- 20 Tsumugi (Guild Emblemer)
- 20 Kazuma (Sweets-Exchange)
- 20 Kei (Guild registrar)
- 20 High Priest Zhang
- 20 Jessie Llam (Gold Zaishen Coins)
- 20 Kurzick Recruiter (for Competitive missions)
- 20 Luxon Diplomat (for Competitive missions)
- 20 Master of the Isle
- 20 Pokhe (Silver Zaishen Coins)
- 20 Profession Changer
- 20 Rune Trader
- 20 Xunlai Agent (Storage Upgrades)
- 20 Tesla (Copper Zaishen Coins)
- 20 Tolkano (Tournament)
- 20 Zehnchu
- 20 Sebastian (Mercenary Registrar)
- 20 Zenjal (Zaishen Guide)
- 20 Foreman the Crier
- 2013 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- 2012 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- 2011 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- 2010 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- 2009 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- 2008 Automated Tournament Series Trophy
- $100,000 Tournament Series Trophy
- Prophecies Championship Trophy
- Factions Championship Trophy
- It is the only place where players who only own Guild Wars Factions can take part in the Wintersday event Dwayna vs Grenth and the Halloween event Costume Brawl.
- The banners at the top of the stairs by the merchant feature the profession icons of Warrior, Ranger, Monk, and Elementalist.
- The inaccessible portal in the back of the temple seems to lead to Zaishen Challenge. (If you zone from there that's where you are placed.)