Winter Wonderland

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Winter Wonderland

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Map of Winter Wonderland

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Loading screen

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Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland is a jumping puzzle style activity that is only available during Wintersday. Players must jump across a precarious path of melting snowflakes, hop over exploding presents, and flee past massive rolling snowballs. Deliver presents to the children gathered at the end of the puzzle to receive your reward.

Getting there[edit]

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The Winter Wonderland can be entered by talking to the Festive Youth in the Crown Pavilion area and selecting the option "Yes, let's do this" or by using the portal on the large peppermint above him. Both the Festive Youth and the portal can be found south of the Crown Pavilion Waypoint.

Mechanics[edit]

During Wintersday 2012, players began the puzzle at a set interval. Prepare Yourself...for a Jumping Time! would show how much time remained until the next round would start. In the meantime, there were Piles of Snowballs on the ground for players to have snowball fights.

Starting in Wintersday 2013, players were allowed to start the puzzle whenever they wished, and three paths were made available for the first segment. A "present" could be taken from Tixx at a checkpoint and opened for an immediate reward, delivered to the children at the end of the puzzle for a greater reward, or forgone completely to activate the "checkpoint." If the player failed to complete the jumping puzzle after accepting the present for delivery, nothing was gained. If the player instead chose the checkpoint, the functionality only worked once; if the player failed to complete the puzzle, they were returned to Tixx's location, but they were returned to the starting area if they failed again after starting from the checkpoint.

In Wintersday 2017, the three paths were altered to offer players a difficulty choice with corresponding rewards:

  • Quaggan Route: The easiest path. Snowflake and peppermint stick platforms no longer disappear here. Health degeneration is slow. Applies the File:Foostivoo the Merry.png Quaggan Route (Leisurely) buff and grants 5 gifts at the end.
  • Snowman Route: The middle path. Snowflake and peppermint stick platforms disappear slowly. Health degeneration is faster. Applies the Mini Snowman.png Snowman Route (Adventurous) buff and grants 10 gifts at the end.
  • Gingerbread Route: The most difficult path. Snowflake and peppermint stick platforms rapidly disappear. Health degeneration is fastest. Applies the Gingerbread-Man Ice Sculpture.png Gingerbread Route (Intense) buff and grants 15 gifts at the end.

The same amount of karma is rewarded, regardless of difficulty.

Walkthrough[edit]

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Reward[edit]

At the end of the puzzle, a Magnificent Chest awaits. It resets each time the puzzle is completed.

Wintersday 2017[edit]

Wintersday 2016[edit]

Wintersday 2015[edit]

  • The chest will always contain 10 Wintersday Gifts.

Wintersday 2014[edit]

  • The chest will always contain 5 Wintersday Gifts.

Wintersday 2013[edit]

  • If you do not deliver the present for Tixx, the chest contains 1 Wintersday Gift.
  • If you successfully deliver the present for Tixx, the chest contains 3 Wintersday Gifts.
  • See the talk page for drop research.

Wintersday 2012[edit]

  • The chest always contained 3 Wintersday Gifts, their size depending on character level.
  • Once per day per account, the chest yielded additional drops:
    • A random booster or Wintersday tonic
    • 4-6 Snowflakes (tier depends on character level)
    • A consumable giving Karma (type depends on character level)

Achievements[edit]

Available during Wintersday 2017[edit]

Leaping Above the Snow (Annual) Wintersday achievement.png Wintersday Traditions 0Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 5 times during Wintersday. Achievement can be completed once per year.
Reward: 10  Personalized Wintersday Gift.png Personalized Wintersday Gift
Completed Winter Wonderland 5 Times 0Achievement points
The Wintersday Gauntlet Winter's Presence (achievement category).png Winter's Presence 3Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 3 times during Wintersday.
Reward:Snowglobe.png Snowglobe
Completed Winter Wonderland 1 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 2 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 3 Times 1Achievement points
This achievement is repeatable. Winter Wonderland Mastery Wintersday achievement.png Wintersday Traditions 5Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 3 times.Stepping on snowflakes.
Reward: 5  Personalized Wintersday Gift.png Personalized Wintersday Gift
3 Completions 5Achievement points

Available during Wintersday 2016[edit]

The Wintersday Gauntlet Winter's Presence (achievement category).png Winter's Presence 3Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 3 times during Wintersday.
Reward:Snowglobe.png Snowglobe
Completed Winter Wonderland 1 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 2 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 3 Times 1Achievement points
Winter Wonderland Mastery Wintersday achievement.png A Very Merry Wintersday 0Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 15 times.Stepping on snowflakes.
Reward: 5  Personalized Wintersday Gift.png Personalized Wintersday Gift
15 Objective completed 0Achievement points

Available during Wintersday 2015[edit]

The Wintersday Gauntlet Winter's Presence (achievement category).png Winter's Presence 3Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 3 times during Wintersday.
Reward:Snowglobe.png Snowglobe
Completed Winter Wonderland 1 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 2 Times 1Achievement points
Completed Winter Wonderland 3 Times 1Achievement points
Winter Wonderland Mastery Wintersday achievement.png A Very Merry Wintersday 3Achievement points
Complete the Winter Wonderland jumping puzzle 15 times.Stepping on snowflakes.
Reward: 5  Personalized Wintersday Gift.png Personalized Wintersday Gift
15 Completions 3Achievement points

NPCs[edit]

The ending of the jumping puzzle.

Allies[edit]

Foes[edit]

Ambient dialogue[edit]

Toymaker Tixx: This Wintersday will be full of wonder!
Skritt: You're gonna get it, and I'm gonna give it to you!
Skritt: Attack, fast!
Skritt: Attack!

Notes[edit]

  • Karmic Enrichment does not increase the amount of karma gained upon opening the final chest.
  • There is a two minute inactivity timer which kicks players out of the instance if idle too long.
  • Upon completion, if you turn around as you enter and jump behind the box you came out of there will be a series of steps you can jump up which will take you to a big red star. There doesn't seem to be any purpose to this mini jumping puzzle, though it gives the player a nice view of the jumping courses.