API:2/continents

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/v2/continents

HTTP method
GET
Format
json
API version
version 2
Release date
2015-02-13
Scope
none
Optional
none

This resource returns static information about the continents, floors, regions, maps, sectors, points of interest and tasks.

Parameters

Optional parameters
  • lang – The language to display the texts in.
    • Possible values:
en (English, default)
de (German)
es (Spanish)
fr (French)

Subresources

  • <continent_id>/floors
  • <continent_id>/floors/<floor_id>/regions
  • <continent_id>/floors/<floor_id>/regions/<region_id>/maps
  • <continent_id>/floors/<floor_id>/regions/<region_id>/maps/<map_id>/sectors
  • <continent_id>/floors/<floor_id>/regions/<region_id>/maps/<map_id>/pois
  • <continent_id>/floors/<floor_id>/regions/<region_id>/maps/<map_id>/tasks

Response

If the root endpoint (/v2/continents) is accessed without specifying an id, a list of all ids is returned. When multiple ids are requested using the ids parameter, a list of response objects is returned.

For each requested continent id, an object with the following properties is returned:

  • id (number) – The id of the continent.
  • name (string) – The name of the continent.
  • continent_dims (array of two numbers) – The width and height dimensions of the continent.
  • min_zoom (number) – The minimal zoom level for use with the map tile service.
  • max_zoom (number) – The maximum zoom level for use with the map tile service.
  • floors (array of numbers) – A list of floors available for this continent.

Note: There are only two continents, Tyria and Mists.

For each requested sector, an object with the following properties is returned:

  • id (number) – The id of the sector.
  • name (string) – The name of the sector.
  • level (number) – The level of the sector.
  • coord (array of two numbers) – The width and height dimensions of the continent.
  • bounds (array of array of two numbers)
  • chat_link (string)

Example

https://api.guildwars2.com/v2/continents?ids=all

[
  {
    "name": "Tyria",
    "continent_dims": [ 32768, 32768 ],
    "min_zoom": 0,
    "max_zoom": 7,
    "floors": [
      0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 18, -2, -3,
      -4, -5, -6, -7, -8, -9, -10, -11, -13, -14, -15, -16, 20, 21, 22, 23,
      24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 34, 36, 37, 40, 38, 39, 42, 44, 45
    ],
    "id": 1
  },
  {
    "name": "Mists",
    "continent_dims": [ 16384, 16384 ],
    "min_zoom": 0,
    "max_zoom": 6,
    "floors": [
      1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28,
      29, 30, -27, -28, -29, -30, -31, 32
    ],
    "id": 2
  }
]