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Converters (commonly referred to as Eaters) are a type of gizmo that provides bonus rewards in exchange for a currency or item. Many converters have a maximum limit for uses or transactions per day. Once used up, players must wait until the server reset to obtain more rewards. Using multiple copies of the item will not allow access to additional rewards, since all copies of an item share the same limit for an account.

List of converters[edit]

Instant converters[edit]

These converters immediately consume crafting materials or currencies on use, if having these cost items in your inventory, producing an instant reward such as booster effects or packaged goods.

Converter Daily uses Consumption Reward Acquisition Requirement for acquisition
Candy Corn Gobbler Pack.png Candy Corn Gobbler Unlimited
3
Pieces of Candy Corn
Random transformation or boost Gem Store during Halloween
Herta.png Herta 1
250
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
Glowing Stone.png Glowing Stone A Study in Gold + Where Exalted Dare Heart of Thorns
Mawdrey II.png Mawdrey II 3–6
50
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
Gift from Mawdrey II.png Gift from Mawdrey II Crafting Mawdrey The Dragon's Reach: Part 1 and Part 2 (LW2, ep. 3–4)
Memory Gobbler.png Memory Gobbler 5
50
Memory of Battle.png
Timeless Bag of Items.png Timeless Bag of Items Skirmish Supervisor (WvW)
Princess.png Princess 3–6
50
Dragonite Ore.png
Gift from Mawdrey II.png Gunk-Covered Pellet Lion's Arch Exterminator
Sentient Aberration.png Sentient Aberration 6
25
Dragonite Ore.png
25
Empyreal Fragment.png
Fluctuating Mass.png Fluctuating Mass Token Collector Heart of Thorns + Rising Flames (LW3, ep. 2)
Sentient Anomaly.png Sentient Anomaly 6
25
Dragonite Ore.png
25
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
Fluctuating Mass.png Fluctuating Mass Conspiracy of Dunces Heart of Thorns + Out of the Shadows (LW3, ep. 1)
Sentient Oddity.png Sentient Oddity 6
25
Empyreal Fragment.png
25
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
Fluctuating Mass.png Fluctuating Mass Cin Business Heart of Thorns + The Head of the Snake (LW3, ep. 4)
Sentient Singularity.png Sentient Singularity 6
150
Unbound Magic.png
Fluctuating Mass.png Fluctuating Mass Lessons Learned Heart of Thorns + Flashpoint (LW3, ep. 5)
Shards of Glory Converter.png Shards of Glory Converter 5
50
Shard of Glory.png
Timeless Bag of Items.png Timeless Bag of Items League Vendor (SPvP)
Snowflake Gobbler.png Snowflake Gobbler Unlimited
5
Snowflake.png
Wintersday Gift.png Wintersday Gift or
Dragon's Rage.png Festival Gobbler Boost
Gem Store during Wintersday
Star of Gratitude.png Star of Gratitude 3–6
50
Empyreal Fragment.png
Generosity's Reward.png Generosity's Reward Grawnk Munch + For the Children! Active Wintersday event
Sentient Singularity.png Volatile Singularity 6
150
Volatile Magic.png
Fluctuating Mass.png Volatile Mass Memorabilia Path of Fire + A Star to Guide Us (LW4, ep. 4)

Vendor converters and gizmos[edit]

These converters and gizmos will open a dialog menu or vendor panel with one or more vendor tabs of possible rewards in exchange for currencies and items for you to choose from.

Converter Daily purchases Cost Acquisition Requirement for acquisition
Sentient Singularity.png Gleam of Sentience 6
25
Dragonite Ore.png
25
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
Combining Sentient Aberration,
Anomaly, Oddity and Singularity
Heart of Thorns + Living World Season 3
(episodes 1, 2, 4, 5)
6
25
Empyreal Fragment.png
25
Pile of Bloodstone Dust.png
6
25
Dragonite Ore.png
25
Empyreal Fragment.png
6
150
Unbound Magic.png
Fractal Reliquary.png Fractal Reliquary 1
25
Fractal Relics
Ascended Recycling
Karmic Converter.png Karmic Converter 1 4,998 Karma.png Exotic Hunter
Ley-Energy Matter Converter.png Ley-Energy Matter Converter 1
Free
Mouth of Mordremoth Master Heart of Thorns
1
25
Airship Part
Airship Essence.png Airship Essence
1
25
Lump of Aurillium
Aurillium Essence.png Aurillium Essence
1
25
Ley Line Crystal
Ley-Line Crystal Essence.png Ley-Line Crystal Essence
Portable Magnetite Shard Exchange.png Portable Magnetite Shard Exchange Unlimited
1
Magnetite Shard.png
Greeted as Liberators Heart of Thorns
Spearmarshal's Plea.png Spearmarshal's Plea 3
25
Eye of Kormir.png
Remains of the Last Spearmarshal Path of Fire + Path of Fire story completion
Mechanical Golem Eye.png Tarrktun Personal Delivery Portal Unlimited
From
5
Glob of Ectoplasm
40
Silver coin
to
5000
Glob of Ectoplasm
2000
Gold coin
Legendary Tarrktun Supporter
Collector's Edition Sandstorm.png Collector's Edition Sandstorm Unlimited
From
5
Glob of Ectoplasm
40
Silver coin
to
250
Glob of Ectoplasm
100
Gold coin
Legendary Sandstorm Player Path of Fire
Zhaitaffy Gobbler.png Zhaitaffy Gobbler Unlimited
25
Pieces of Zhaitaffy
Gem Store during Dragon Bash

Trivia[edit]

  • The first converter introduced into the game was Mawdrey II, primarily to drain the surplus of Piles of Bloodstone Dust acquired by accounts.
  • Crafting material converters are called "gobblers" internally by the ArenaNet team.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Comment by Dev, Reddit