Game Versions and Digital Items

What are the differences between the different editions of Guild Wars 2?

Different editions of the core Guild Wars 2 game and the expansions come with different in-game items and benefits. See the tables below for details on what comes with each version.

* This version of the game is no longer available for purchase, but previously purchased serial codes will still grant the items indicated.

 

Core Game

Item Description Heroic Digital Deluxe Collector's*
Suit of Legacy Armor This set of armor skins comes within the Heroic Chest. You may choose one set of armor for a character of your choice: Profane, Krytan, or Primeval X X  X
Mithral Box The Mithral Box will expand one character’s personal inventory by 18 bag slots – a very handy bonus as you begin your journey throughout Tyria! X X X
Heroic Boosters You will receive ten of these handy items in your Heroic Chest. Each booster gives you a variety of useful boons for two hours of play time. X X X
Summon Mistfire Wolf Elite Skill When used, the elite skill will summon a Mistfire Wolf to temporarily fight alongside you and your allies.   X X
Miniature Rytlock Explore Tyria with a miniature of this iconic Guild Wars 2 character at your side.   X X
Chalice of Glory The Chalice of Glory is a one-time-use item that will add a set amount of PvP Rank Points to your account. Once used, the chalice will be destroyed and the bonus will be reflected on your account.   X X
Tome of Influence The Tome of Influence is a one-time use item that adds 5 Guild Commendations to your account that can be spent at guild vendors   X X
Golem Banker The Golem Banker provides unlimited access to your account storage from anywhere in-game for five consecutive days. The five-day period begins when you first use the Golem Banker. During the five-day period, you can use the Golem Banker’s service as many times as you’d like.   X X

 

Heart of Thorns

Item Description Standard Deluxe Ultimate*
Level 80 Boost and Account-Wide Inventory Slot Boost one of your characters to level 80 and explore the Living World of Tyria! The boost is delivered in a permanent account-wide bag slot, and we'll equip your character with a hoard full of goods—including gear, gold, and more—to give you a head start in the fight to save Tyria.  X  X  X
Additional Character Slot An additional character slot to use with your game account.     X X
Heart of Thorns Glider Skin This item gives you a special new look for soaring across the skies of Tyria.   X X
Miniature Revenant Rytlock Explore Tyria with a miniature of this iconic Guild Wars 2 character at your side.   X X
Revenant Finisher Finish off your enemies with the might of the Mists!   X X
Mordremoth's Bane Guild Decoration This item can be exchanged for one of several different guild decorations.   X X

Path of Fire

Item Description Standard Deluxe Ultimate
Level 80 Boost and Account-Wide Inventory Slot Boost one of your characters to level 80 and explore the Living World of Tyria! The boost is delivered in a permanent account-wide bag slot, and we'll equip your character with a hoard full of goods—including gear, gold, and more—to give you a head start in the fight to save Tyria.  X  X  X
Additional Character Slot An additional character slot to use with your game account.     X X
Identity Repair Kit This kit includes one Total Makeover Kit and one Name Change Contract.   X X
Spearmarshal's Presence An heirloom passed down by Elona's greatest heroes. This item will unlock the Spearmarshal's Garb outfit for use by every character on your account.   X X
Lily of the Elon Permanent Pass Rub elbows with Amnoon’s elite with an exclusive pass to a luxury riverboat casino notorious for serving both the nobility and criminal underground. This decadent den of iniquity offers convenience and comfort to those in the know, with access to vendors, banking, the Black Lion Trading Company, and more.   X X

 

Delivery and Use of Your Digital Items

The digital items related to the version you purchase will be mailed to your characters in the game. 

 

Account Bound 

The items listed below are account bound, but you can move them to other characters through the Bank. These items will not be generated a second time, so you must take care in how you preserve them. You will receive one of each item, if included in the edition you purchased.

  • Miniature Rytlock – Issued once per account.
  • Chalice of Glory – issued once per account.
  • Tome of Influence – issue once per account.

Soulbound

The items listed below cannot be moved to another character through the Bank. Once they are accepted through the in-game mail system, the items become soulbound (that is, available exclusively to that character). Therefore, please be careful to accept the item from the in-game mail system with the character that you have chosen to use that particular item. You will receive one of each item, if included in the edition you purchased.

  • Suit of Legacy Armor (found within the Heroic Chest)
  • Mithral Box 
  • One Set of 10 Heroic Boosters (found within the Heroic Chest)
  • Summer Mistfire Wolf Elite Skill

One per Character

The following item will be created each time you make a new character and may be used by each character. You will receive one of each item, if included in the edition you purchased.

  • The Golem Banker

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