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- 1 monitor cuts out after install
- 2 Getting blocked at Account Creation
- 3 Is the game down? I live in callahan fl. Gild 1 and 2 is not coming up to run, is it down? Darrell
- 4 Compass Hero Movement
- 5 Devoting minis in HOM
- 6 ?
- 7 boss summoning and node/ guild wars
- 8 Getting to Lions Arch from the Nightfall campaign (Khamadan)
- 9 char slots
- 10 Obtaining heroes / redeeming in game rewards
- 11 Steve1 follow up question
- 12 help! where is the character name login?
monitor cuts out after install
Just got GW 1 back, but when in finishes downloadding the files in auto launches, and my monitor turns off, the sound stays on but i can't do anything. when i tab out it pretty much crashes and forces me to do a hard restart. ive updated my drivers and reinstalled but still no luck. Any idea? --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) at 19:26, 28 April 2019 (UTC).
- Sorry to hear you're having troubles. Please refer to the Support page. You may need to contact the guildwars support team for help (we're just players like you on this wiki). Greener (talk) 04:01, 29 April 2019 (UTC)
- Have you tried launching Guild Wars in windowed mode and/or as an Administrator and if yes, did the issue persist? - Infinite - talk 12:55, 29 April 2019 (UTC)
Getting blocked at Account Creation
I'm at the place where I'm supposed to give my email addy and my password. It won't accpt any password I input. This is a new account I'm creating, and I don;t understand how any password I choose can be invalid. I can't contact GW support because I need an account to do that.
- You can email Support directly via email@example.com and start a conversation with them that way. I hope it gets sorted out for you! Greener (talk) 04:32, 7 May 2019 (UTC)
Is the game down? I live in callahan fl. Gild 1 and 2 is not coming up to run, is it down? Darrell
- If the game is down, then it will likely be only temporary. You can keep an eye on their twitter account for updates: https://twitter.com/guildwars Greener (talk) 17:59, 3 July 2019 (UTC)
- https://kamadan.decltype.org/ is spooling chat from kama amer d1 so its gotta be a localized outage if anything. (There has been widespread internet issues unrelated to gw in both europe and amer the past week. https://www.wired.com/story/bgp-route-leak-internet-outage/ https://bgr.com/2019/06/24/internet-outage-2019-google-amazon-reddit-down/ Durp da durp (talk) 18:14, 3 July 2019 (UTC)
Compass Hero Movement
Why can I no longer move and set my Henchmen or Heroes using the compass feature? My 4 campaign level 20 Character can't use the compass movement for my Heroes.
22.214.171.124 21:56, 5 July 2019 (UTC)
Devoting minis in HOM
I have devoted minis before to my display but now I cant add any of my others even though it shows the minis still available. How can I add them to my tapestry? --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 126.96.36.199 (talk) at 19:08, 14 July 2019 (UTC).
- Only thing I can think of is... Each character must add a tapestry to each monument to be able to show stuff. Did you maybe do the tapestry and dedicate minis on a different character? Durp da durp (talk) 19:15, 14 July 2019 (UTC)
- No, same character and tapestry is still on display --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 188.8.131.52 (talk) at 19:24, 14 July 2019 (UTC).
You want to tell me why I and many many loyal players of this dying game can't log in to KAMADAN? Days now it hangs and nothing proceeds. I even uninstalled \ to make sure it wasn't my loader, or computer. Nope, it is the Outpost not loading at all. Not cool as many new players are frustrated already with the game and the glitches. How come lately things are let slide. Also. The quest for the Cemetery for Guard posts two didn't even acknowledge and that pissed me off. I had to do the mission three times and every time, it didn't clear the posts! All the foes, the guardsman were killed. I successfully killed them and disabled all the traps. Next. When I try to do the weapon 20% to customize it. The action won't allow it to be customized. As for GuildWars 2. Not a lot of positive comments from people.
Thanks for listening to me, I hope you look into this because the game is still being sold and it should not be let go all because you made a game that is not at all what the nonstop hype made it out to be. It isn't all that. Visual yes, but game play etc. Awful. Should have left it be. GuildWars used to be so fun, now it is turning into a bore. Glitch glitch glitch.
- This kamadan thing has only been happening for the past 8hrs or so, not days. It happened once before and is probably a problem at AWS (amazon web services, gw servers are on amazon servers). It is only amer district of kama/gtob/pre ascalon. Login on any character that is is any other town. Change to international district, that is account wide. After doing so, you can login on any character and play as normal with no issues. The 2 devs left on gw1 are in usa, they have to sleep once in a while. This is a community wiki, not a direct line to the developers. Durp da durp (talk) 07:47, 10 August 2019 (UTC)
boss summoning and node/ guild wars
so im trying to summon the boss Bheg but every time I try to summon him, via scroll in my inventory I get the message "you cannot attack the summoned boss on servers with node/conquest wars in progress. I can't progress through the story without killing this boss. is there a server in which doesn't allow this stuff, just so I can get on with the game. --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 184.108.40.206 (talk) at 01:40, 25 October 2019 (UTC).
- This is the wiki for the game Guild Wars. I believe you are looking for information about a different game, Black Desert Online, and I can only wish you the best in finding the information you need. Greener (talk) 01:58, 25 October 2019 (UTC)
Getting to Lions Arch from the Nightfall campaign (Khamadan)
I've got a level 14 character and have consulted the wiki 3 or 4 times I think you're supposed to see Tenderlin or Mhenlo done both Tenderlin doesn't work and can't find Mhenlo (not at docks) I'm doing something wrong can't figure out what though. --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 220.127.116.11 (talk).
- You need to have completed The Time is Nigh to get Deras Tenderlin to give you the quest ShadowRunner 11:57, 7 February 2020 (UTC)
what is the max allotted char. slots per account? by this I mean after buying expansion slots how many in total can 1 account have? --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 18.104.22.168 (talk) at 02:41, 15 March 2020 (UTC).
- The information you're looking for is on our character slot page. Twenty-eight is the current maximum. Greener (talk) 08:27, 15 March 2020 (UTC)
Obtaining heroes / redeeming in game rewards
Bought the complete edition yesterday and started with factions (because it’s what I started with years ago) But what I’d like to do is get to level ten and go over to the nightfall region to get my heroes, then go back and continue to level and upgrade my heroes while i level.
So basically I wang to play through the whole complete edition with heroes instead of partying up.
Also when buying said edition it said I got a bunch of free stuff. But I have no idea how to redeem
- Yes, possible. It will be a bit tough in teh very beginning, since you won't have skills unlocked for your heroes and won't have money to upgrade their equipment. So you might want to consider using henchmen instead. For example, at a certain point they get elite skills, which your heroes might still lack.
- Type /bonus while in town. Steve1 (talk) 14:45, 29 May 2020 (UTC)
Steve1 follow up question
You answered my (heroes and rewards question). But the real question is “how do I go from factions campaign area to the nightfall area to obtain the heroes?” --The preceding unsigned comment was added by 22.214.171.124 (talk).
- You finish the 2 missions on SHing Jea Island, (following th eprimary quest) use the ferry from Seitung Harbor to the Kaineng Docks. Then unlock The Marketplace by folloing the quest. There, you ignore the primary quest and go north thru Bukdek Byway to Kaineng Centre (there you can also find max armor). From there you can go to the Nightfall Campaign using the quest Sunspears in Cantha. In parallel, you can go slightly south from Kaineng Centre and thru the Chasm to go to Eye of the North and unlock 3 heroes there (2 immediately and getting Gwen is also extremely easy / quick. Steve1 (talk) 15:16, 29 May 2020 (UTC)
- Thanks man I remember kaineng was the big marketplace but that’s all I remembered😂
help! where is the character name login?
i cant find the character name question on the login screen? did they remove it and can we still log in? 126.96.36.199 00:14, 31 October 2020 (UTC)
- It was removed, now you can sign up for 2 step verification using sms to your phone for added security instead. (btw you use the gw2 site support section to do it iirc, ur gw accnt info is shared between games) Durp da durp (talk) 00:42, 31 October 2020 (UTC)
- Thanks, unban Falconeye. 188.8.131.52 16:45, 31 October 2020 (UTC)