Winter 2016 Quarterly Update

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In our very first quarterly update of 2016, you'll be able to take to the skies of Central Tyria, do battle against a deadlier Shatterer, organize your squad with map markers and promotions, summon an old friend to fight beside you in Stronghold, celebrate traditional Lunar New Year festivities, and more!

— Official website

The Winter 2016 Quarterly Update is the first quarterly release of 2016. The release contains both content and feature updates, and was released on January 26, 2016.


Balance changes[edit]

Enhanced Squad UI[edit]

  • Squad markers allow up to 8 unique markers for placement.
  • Lieutenants can now be appointed to manage the squad.



  • New Mist Champion: Tybalt Leftpaw
  • New Amulets
    • Marauder
    • Sage
    • Paladin
    • Mender


  • Upgrades now occur based on the number of dolyaks that reach a location.
  • Teams now receive points when killing other players.
  • Players will now only be able to revive defeated allies outside of combat.


New Achievements[edit]

New Items[edit]

New Miniatures[edit]

New Mist Champion Reward Tracks[edit]

  • Tybalt Reward Track
  • Tybalt Miniature Reward Track

New Decorations[edit]

New Gem Store Items[edit]

Returning Gem Store Items[edit]

External links[edit]