A Star To Guide Us

Author Notes

There are several collections that involve Sun's Refuge. This is an upgradable instance that you progress as part of the story. A few collections are also quite expensive at this moment in time.

This guide is a work in progress.

Table of Contents

  1. Story Progression
  2. A Shattered Nation
  3. From The Ashes
  4. Chaos Theory
  5. Legacy
  6. Storm Tracking
  7. Jahai Bluffs
  8. Collectibles
  9. Adventures
  10. Bounties
  11. Mastery Points

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide Us Achievement Guide“A Star To Guide Us” Mastery
Complete 38 of the following achievements to unlock this mastery reward.

There are well over 38 achievements for this episode, you will need to complete 38 of the listed achievements under this single meta achievement. The reward for completing it is 30 AP and the staff head for Jokos Staff.


Story Progression

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide Us Achievement GuideA Shattered Nation
Meet up with Braham at Vehtendi Vineyard

The following achievements will unlock with progression through the story.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideChaos Theory
Track down the anomalous readings around Jahai Bluffs.

See “A Shattered Nation”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFrom the Ashes
Search for Balthazar’s sword.

See “A Shattered Nation”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideLegacy
Regroup with your allies in the abandoned Sunspear sanctuary.

See “A Shattered Nation”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideStorm Tracking
Attach Blish’s track to Kralkatorrik.

See “A Shattered Nation”.

 


A Shattered Nation

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideClaws to the Wall
Avoid being struck by the Death-Branded Shatter’s claws.

Throughout the instance a shatterer will be clawing at you through the walls of the building. There are large AoEs that appear on the floor in the area you can be hit. Just take it slow and avoid the claw until the end of the instance.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideIn Tatters; Not Shattered
Recuse every Free Awakened inside the Fortress of Jahai.

As you progress the instance you will need to save the Free Awakened. You can control them using a special action key. You will need to call them to various points and make sure they follow. There is a section where you also need to free several from branded crystals.

Be very careful how you call the Free Awakened. If they run in the path of the claws coming through the wall at any point they will die voiding the achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideSplat!
Received a hit from the Death-Banded Shattered in an unexpected way.

After being introduced to the shatterer in the main hall, follow the NPCS through until you’re given some dialog. One poor NPC will be smashed by a claw coming through the wall. Stand next to the NPC and the shatterer will crush you along with the NPC talking.


From The Ashes

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFaster Than A Speeding Bullet
Complete the duel in less than 8:00

Once the instance starts, head straight up the middle using cover as you progress. Don’t let the assassin hit you as she will slow you down. This fight is broken up into 3 phases. You first need to head towards the building across the courtyard. After lowering her health enough she will shadow step away to a tower. From there she will then finish her phase off on a large branded shard.

In the last phase be careful of the mobs that spawn. They will run up to you and explode knocking you back.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideSniper, No Sniping!
Get through the sniper battle without getting shot.

For this you can take as along as you want. You need to maneuver between the various cover spots. It is possible to earn this at the same time as “After Than A Speeding Bullet”, but you will need to be more careful. Any movement skills will greatly improve your chances of not being shot.

Just take it slow if you have to. If she targets you, make sure you get to cover quickly. Dodging also seems to help lose her focus for a second. When you get to the center of the courtyard, there are two platforms you can get on out of the poison gas.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideI Brought a Friend
Why fight your own battles when you can make someone else do it for you?

During the second phase of the fight on wards you will see awakened enemies out in the field. She will move once more after the second vantage point. You need to lure one of the awakened enemies up to the platform with her and cause it to explode.

Keep your distance as much as possible until you’re in position, then attack an awakened so it follows you. Try not to get too close as it will stop and explode. These enemies have quite a large aggro range, so it’s quite easy to make a mistake.


Chaos Theory

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideNo More Mr. Fungi
Take down a few of your hallucinations.

During this story instance you will make your way to a room filled with alien mushrooms. Once you’re asked to gather samples, kill the hallucinations in front of you until the achievement unlocks.


Legacy

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideIs It Over Yet?
Light all braziers and clear out the hall within the time limit.

You’re given a lot of time to complete this achievement. Focus on the Egg Sacs that spawn and destroy them. Every so often Braham will get scared so use your special action key to keep him on track and light the Braziers.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideNot Today
Defeat the spider broodmother without being downed or defeated.

As you make your way around the various rooms to light the braziers you will need to fight groups of spiders and the broodmother. Your goal here is to not down or die in the instance. This is fairly straight forward, but if you’re having difficulty bring a friend and progress the instance together.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuidePod Smasher
Defeat the Branded Riftstalker without an Branded Pods detonating.

During the fight with the Riftstalker it will spawn various Branded Pods. Once these spawn focus and destroy them as fast as you can. High damage classes may fare better with this dude to the amount of cleave they bring.

Complete the boss without any pods detonating and this achievement will unlock at the end of the encounter.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideUnbranded
Complete Legacy without being encompassed in Branded crystal.

While fighting the branded at the end of the instance you will see AoEs that fill rather slowly. Avoid standing in any until the end of the fight to earn the achievement. If you happen to stand in one you will be formed in crystal and void the achievement.


Storm Tracking

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRight On Track
Successfully prevented the Branded from interrupting Blish while setting up the tracker.

As the tracker is being placed, protect Blish and make sure he doesn’t get interrupted. This is fairly straight forward just kill everything.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRaptor Out
Escape the Mists in the required time.

At the end of this instance you will need to mount your raptor. From here make your way through the maze of falling debris and surprise. The end of the instance turns into a rather extensive jumping puzzle. Make sure you collect all the ley energy you can as it will refresh your mounts endurance for leaps. As long as nothing slows your progress this shouldn’t pose much of an issue.


Jahai Bluffs

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideDive Master: Rilohn Falls
Find and use the diving goggles at the top of the tall waterfall.

Just north of Yatendi Village you will find the Rilohn Falls. Head to the top and you will find the goggles on one of the stone platforms. Once equipped jump off and land in the wooden barrel below.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideDark Tools for Dark Times
Reassemble Palawa Jokos staff.

This is a progressive achievement tied to other parts of the living story release. To complete it you will have to do several collections, along with a few other tasks. This will come with progression through the rest of the achievements in this guide.

  • Staff Head (Complete “A Star to Guide Us Mastery achievement.)
  • Staff Shaft (Defeat the Death-Branded Shatter world boss.)
  • Pommel (Speak with Koss in Sun’s Refuge after completed the Full House achievement.)
  • Staff Ornament (Kill the bounty Wyvern Matriarch, Patriarch, and Young.)
  • Staff Binding (Bought from Gravedigger Fim at Pact Vanguard.)

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideBig Bluffs Hunter
Track down and defeat the rarely sighted enemies throughout the map.

Across the map you will find a series of rare enemies. You need to kill one of each of these enemies in the locations listed below. These can be quite tough, so bring a friend if possible.

Kill the following enemies to unlock the achievement:

  • Elasa the Elemental (Almorra’s Stand)
  • Judge Aasma (Fortress of Jahai)
  • Rilohn Broodmother (Rilohn River)
  • The Tooth (North of Ruined Procession)
  • Vihn (Eastern Branded Scar)

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideBottled No More
Defeat the legendary Branded djinn in Jahai Bluffs.

In the far south-east of the map you will find a djinn called Ziya at Confluence of the Elements. Speak with Ziya and follow the event chain through to the Legendary Djinn. This battle is quite tough, so be ready.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFinders Inner Keepers
Be one of the first three to teach iberu’s treasure in the Inner Keep.

This race is located at the Fortress of Jahai. Your goal is to reach the end of a random maze in either first, second or third place. Once you reach the end interact with the chest to claim your reward and achievement.

This can be a little tricky, but the raptor may be your best bet to reach the end of the maze ahead of you. The more players attempting to the race, the harder this will be.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideGarrison Historian
Bring Priory Historian Sivvi enough material to learn the whole history of Argon Garrison.

At Soul’s Vendetta you will find a crusader and a priory historian. This event spawns fairly often, but once after will take you into the garrison not far from your position. Speak with the vigil member and complete the event. After the event is complete, escort the vigil member back to the camp, then speak with Sivvi directly to earn the achievement.

You will have to complete these tasks several times to earn the achievement fully.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideHistorical Ambition
Take down one of the leaders in the southern displacement.

This achievement achieved at Displaced Vizier’s Tower. During the Charr Orr attack you will find several Elite tier enemies. These are the leaders you need to kill to earn this achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideHunted
Track down and defeat the Branded hydra terrorizing dolyak routes.

This event takes place around the Central Branded Scar Once active the event has you collected dropped dolyak supplies from branded enemies. After gathering the supplies, the event will progress to collecting dolyak meat to lure out the hydra.

After completing the last event, kill the hydra to earn this achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement Guide Gentle Hearts
Eased the Anxiety of a Terrified Desert Fox in Jahai Bluffs.

Outside of Sun’s Refuge you will find a Desert Fox. This fox seems to only appear at night, but your goal here is to befriend the fox by feeding it. The found can be found just east of Sun’s Refuge near the dolyak event in a small outcrop in the rocks.

Before you can interest with the fox, head north and look for a harpy nest. Take an egg from a nest and return it to the fox. After feeding the fox, the achievement will unlock. You now have a new friend that will follow you around Sun’s Refuge when you visit.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideIf I May Interrupt
Interrupt every single recruitment speech by the Monument to the Return of Palawa Joko.

Just south of Displaced Towers you will find Monument to the Return of Palawa Joko. There is an event that takes place here which requires you to kill Palawa Joko. During the fight there will be several dialogs where Joko will stop to speak. During these phases he will have a Defiance Bar which needs to be destroyed. As the fight progresses he will spawn “Another Palawa Joko”. At this point you will need to break Defiance Bars on both enemies. Failure to do so will void the achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideMaking History
Reach the top of the mysterious displayed tower.

Just south of ??? you will find Displaced Vizier’s Tower. This is where the Charr battle for Orr takes place. Once you reach the tower, use a spring with High Jump to climb the various towers and rocky surroundings. Once you’re high enough, glide to highest point on the middle tower to unlock this achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideMatchmaker, Matchmaker
Start 15 successful conversation in a row between factions in the Chantry.

At the Reclaimed Chantry you will find several groups of NPCs standing around. Your goal with this achievement is to speak with one of them, then take them over to the group they’re interested in. From there you need to match their dialog with the correct response.

To earn this achievement you need to do this 15 times in a row. This is fairly easy, however there’s a lot of dialog options. If you happen to make a mistake, it will reset your account progress towards this achievement.

Once a dialog option is selected, you’re given a unique debuff. This will show what each NPC is looking for. Match the answers up to what they seek.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideEthereal Exchange
I have to stop Kralkatorrik for Nenah.

From Reclaimed Chantry head south to Kormir’s Reverence. Once there /kneel in front of the statue to spawn Nenah. Once she appears speak with her to unlock the achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideSwan Dive
Find the diving goggles in Sun’s Refuge and jump into the water.

Once you enter Sun’s Refuge, follow the path until you reach the main chamber. Inside you will see a bridge crossing over a small body of water on your left. You will also see Naja on a ledge just below the goggles. Use the springer to reach this ledge and use the goggles to jump off into the water.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFishy Business
Find a rare Elonian Red Trout for Lofa.

After completing the heart at Yatendi Village make your way up to the highest point where you will find Lofa. Lofa is  standing on an overlook looking down on the village below. Speak with him and he will ask about Eloanian Trout. He will also mention about sending bait to Sun’s Refuge for you.

After the conversation, make your way to Sun’s Refuge and to the central chamber. You will find a small pond on the eastern side of the refuge.

Kill all the fish in the pond, and wait for them to respawn. Keep killing these ambient creatures until an Elonian Trout appears. You can alternatively leave Sun’s Refuge and come back to make these fish spawn faster.

Once a trout spawns, kill it and return to Lofa with the requested item.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideWatchful Eyes
Pay respect to all the griffons watching over Sun’s Refuge.

Before you can attempt this, you will need access to a Springer with High Jump, and possibly a griffon to reach some of the ledges. Throughout the refuge there are 22 griffons in various high places in the instance.

Once you find each one do the /kneel emote to pay respects to each griffon.

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Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuidePhilanthropist
Donate to refugee relief efforts in Sun’s Refuge.

While exploring the refuge you will find a small camp of tends. Towards you the portal you will find Pact Donations Agent Ira. Speak with her and give 5 gold to the cause of Sun’s Refuge to unlock this achievement.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideGotchu!
Win games of hide and seek in Sun’s Refuge.

Behind one of the tends in the refugee area you will find a chlid with the name Hide-and-Seek Master. Speak with the child and they will go hide somewhere in Sun’s Refuge. Your goal is simple, look around the instance and find the hiding child.

You will need to win 10 times to earn this achievement. There are a few locations, but turning on NPC names makes them a lot easier to find. They may be high or low, just look for the name plate “Hiding Child”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideDoors to the Past
Find and place all five runes to open the ancient doors in Sun’s Refuge.

This task is something you will have to go out your way to progress. You first need to buy the Pact Excavation Contract from Warmaster Steelburn at the Pact Vanguard. This item will cost you 5 gold and 500 volatile magic. Once you have this item you will then need to kill enemies around the map to earn the various runes to open a locked door in Sun’s Refuge.

Once you have the five runes for the door, head into Sun’s Refuge and to the southern area. You will find several priory members talking about the door. Place the runes into the slots, you will be rewarded the achievement after accessing this locked room.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFragments I have Shored
Activate all the hidden symbols in  Sun’s Refuge within the time limit.

Once inside Sun’s Refuge you will need to find 4 hidden symbols. Once you find them, interact with them and turn the symbol to match the rest of the tile. You’re given 1 minutes and 50 seconds to interact with the four tiles. You will need the griffon and springer with High Jump to reach the ledges.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement Guide

Collectibles

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideMaking Cents of Jahi
Find all 40 ancient Jahai coins scattered throughout Jahi Bluffs.

Throughout the map there are 40 hidden coins that you need to collect for this achievement. They’re fairly easy to find, make sure you have ‘usable object names” turned on.

Some of these coins will need the springer with high jump master. The griffon also makes a lot of these coins very easy to reach. You may also need the bouncing mushroom mastery for 2 coins in Almorra’s Stand region of the map.

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Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideFull House
Discover and complete all the collections within Sun’s Refuge.

This achievement has several parts that you activate by talking to various NPCs in Sun’s Refuge. With each collection unlocked you have a variety of items you need to collect for the refuge.

Complete the following achievements to unlock full house:

  • Readathon
  • Exhibit Aye
  • Crystal Attunement
  • In a Grain of Sand
  • Good, Better, Nest
  • Memorabilia
  • Poster Child
  • The Convergence of Sorrow I: Elegy

The map below contains all the general collectibles for this map. There are also collectibles marked that don’t complete a collection. This is due to them being placed on other maps also. Check each achievement for further information.

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Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideReadathon
Find enough books in Jahai Bluffs to make a library for the children of Sun’s Refuge.

Speak with Laila in Sun’s Refuge to unlock this collection.

Throughout the map there are various books that you need to collect for this achievement. They’re fairly easy to find and they’re all out in the open. You may pick some up while doing other events. Enable “usable object names” to make them more visible. All books are marked with a green marker.

See “Full House” for a map with all locations.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideExhibit Aye
Find artifacts for Roenn around Jahai Bluffs.

Speak with Roenn in Sun’s Refuge to unlock this collection.

In total there are 14 artifacts that you need to find around the map. They’re also very easy to find with “usable object names” turned on. Collect all 14 for this collection, they’re marked on the map under “Full House” with yellow markers.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideCrystal Attunement
Collect all the Branded crystal samples that Naja requires.

Speak with Naja in Sun’s Refuge to unlock this collection.

This may be a little time-consuming, but there’s only one way to get these items. You will need to kill a series of enemy types to earn the drops required for this collection. There are plenty of branded enemies on this map, so focus the ones you need the item for and kill as many as you can until the item you need drops.

Collect the following items to finish this collection:

  • Bloody Brand Crystal
  • Stained Brand Crystal
  • Crusty Brand Crystal
  • Firey Brand Crystal
  • Occluded Brand Crystal
  • Insubstantial Brand Crystal
  • Smoky Brand Crystal

The achievement panel tells you which enemies drop these items, so hover over the items you’re missing to see which enemies correspond to the item you need.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideIn a Grain of Sand
Gather samples of corrupted sand from around Elona for Ziya’s research.

Speak with Ziya in Kodonur Temple after her event chain to unlock this collection.

After speaking with Ziya you will be given a sand compass. Once obtained check the achievement for maps where you need to find the sand.

To use the compass you will need to mount a jackal, then activate the compass. Doing so will give you a series of indicators. If you’re close to a sand collection point the markers will be yellow, if you’re very close it will be red. Markers will remain white and point in the rough direction you need to go.

Once you find a sand collection point you will see a small yellow particle effect on the ground. Interact with it to collect a sample. Several of these locations are marked on the map under “Full House”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideGood, Better, Nest
Collect at least 5 gifts for the nest Taimi is building.

To gather the items needed to craft a new nest for Aurene you will need to complete several hearts around the Path of Fire maps. After completing them, speak with the NPC and complete the dialog that involves Taimi. There are two events instead of hearts in the Crystal Oasis For Councillor Imann and Zalambur. These two are located within their own instances. Make sure you speak with both NPCs before starting these events to earn credit. Return and speak to them once the events are complete.

  • Domain of Vabbi – Free Awakened recruiter (The Necropolis, complete the nearby hearts.)
  • Jahai Bluffs – Warmaster Steelburn (Pact Vanguard)
  • Domain of Istan – Sayida the Sly (Sea of Istan)
  • Crystal Oasis – Zalambur (Amnoon, you will need to complete the water authority event.)
  • Crystal Oasis – Imann (Amnoon, another event that takes place in the harbor, collect consortium cargo and complete the event.)
  • Sandswept Isles – Mal (Atholma Farms)
  • Jahai Bluffs – Azi (Yatendi Village)

You only need to complete 6 of these tasks to progress the achievement. So it’s really up to you what you complete.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideMemorabilia
Find the pieces of Sonu’s past scattered throughout Jahai Bluffs.

Unlike a lot of other collectibles, this one is based around a side quest. Before you can start you first need to locate “Notes to Myself” which is located behind the waterfall at Rilohn Falls. After collecting the notes, head into Yatendi Village and find an NPC called Distraught Awakened. They can be found just east of the main waypoint by a building.

After speaking with the man, head to Sun’s Refuge and speak with him further. Sonu can be found on the west side of Sun’s Refuge near Amira the armorsmith. After receiving the riddles, find the item locations.

Once you start the side quest, there are a series of emotes that you need to do. You need to /cry in the abandoned house. /Threaten a bush in Yatendi Village and /kneel at thee graves. To obtain the lute for this you will also need to take part in the race at Fortress of Jahai.

When you get to the graveyard in Crescent’s Prosperity, the order you need to kneel is one, three then seven. You could from right to left. Once you kneel in front of the correct gave a wisp of energy will surround your character.

All of these places are marked on the map under “Full House”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuidePoster Child
Place all of Zaeim’s recruitment posters around Tyria.

Throughout the Path of Fire maps there are a series of places you can play recruitment posters for Zaeim. Enable “usable object names” to reveal the poster locations. The achievement lists all the locations where you need to place them.

This if fairly simple, but you will need to waypoint around a fair amount to place all 15 posters.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideThe Convergence of Sorrow I: Elegy
Console an Awakened armorsmith and change the heart of a Sunspear.

This side quest starts once you’ve encountered the Awakened armorsmith in Sun’s Refuge. This is more of a storyline than a collectible, but it has a series of other events tied to it. Progressing the achievement will unlock the Elegy Armor set. This is a upgradable set of armor specific to this side story.

  • Amria’s Lament (Speak with the armorsmith in Sun’s Refuge.)
  • Unreadable Words (Interest with the damage memorial outside Sun’s Refuge.)
  • Fields Notes (Interact with the damage memorials and speak with the NPC outside Sun’s Refuge.)
  • Amira’s Complaint (Speak with the armorsmith a second time.)
  • Note on a Sunspear (Speak with Riyid, he can be found at Riyid’s Post in Rilohn River.)
  • Childs Toy (Located on top of a building just west of Staging Platform on top of a rocky mountain.)
  • Portrait of a Wife (Found inside one of the builds near the Childs Toy.)
  • Harsh Words (Speak with Eladaar just outside Sun’s Refuge at  Mirza’s Rest.)

Commission

Return to the armorsmith and she will ask you to create a series of memorials to replace the damaged ones.

To create each one you will need the following materials:

  • (40) Orichalcum Ingots
  • (40) Cured Hardened Leather Square
  • (40) Bolts of Gossamer
  • (20) Ancient Wood Planks

Relighting the Memorials

After you’ve progressed the story, there’s a part where you need to find all the destroyed memorials around the map, then repair them with the replacements. They’re easy enough to find, and clues are given through clicking on the memorials.

Invitation

After repairing all the memorials head to Soul’s Vendetta and look for Eladaar. Once the conversation is over, return to Venta Pass. Speak with the sunspears near the memorial. After concluding return to the armorsmith to claim your reward of the first collection.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideA Good Defense
Unlock 18 Elegy Skins by crafting and completing collections.

This collection will unlock once you start progressing “The Convergence of Sorrow I: Elegy”. The first set of armor is unlocked by completing “The Convergence of Sorrow I: Elegy”, the other two sets have to be crafted with mastery crafting.

As you unlock each armor piece, you will also unlock a corresponding recipe to craft multiple sets of this armor. To complete the collection you need to craft all 18 skins.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideThe Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem
Console an Awakened armorsmith and change the heart of a Sunspear.

After completing the first part of this story, a second collection opens. Once unlocked, you will be able to continue the quest to craft the armor you seek.

There are a series of events that take place at the Ancestor tree. You cannot do them out-of-order, so follow the list carefully. You will need to return here and complete events in the three temporal shift events. The first starts with searching weather djinn bottles. The second is related to the branded, and the last has no event.

  • Story of A Djinn (Defeat Champion Vemyen. This event takes place at Kodonur Temple. Ziya is the Djinn NPC you’re looking for to start the event.)
  • Empty Djinn Bottle (Located at Ruined Procession. Complete the event during the Djinn shift at the Ancestor Tree.)
  • A Desperate Need (Speak with Meikka for the first time.)
  • Box of Gift Armor (Speak with the armorsmith inside Sun’s Refuge.)
  • Note of Receipt (Speak with Meikka at the Ancestor Tree a second time before the event resets and he vanishes.)
  • Family Histories, vol. 1 (Complete the branded event and protect the tree. Speak with Noorma.)
  • Family Histories, vol. 2 (You will need to speak with Noorima again once the last temporal shift happens around this tree. She will be near the tree, there is no event for this item.)
  • Mist-Entangled Item (Obtained by killing a Rift Stalker.)
  • Armorsmith’s Hallmark (Speak with the armorsmith in Sun’s Refuge a second time.)
  • Research Proposal (Speak with Ely inside the Durmand Priory.)
  • Agent Kito – Mist-entangled Item (Bought from the heart vendor in the Reclaimed Chantry in Jahai Bluffs..)
  • Azi – Mist Entangled Item (Bought from Azi hear vendor in Yatendi Village in Jahai Bluffs.)
  • Warmaster Steelburn – Mist Entangled Item (Bought from Steelburn at Pact Vanguard Jahai Bluffs.)
  • Trader Hyacinth – Mist Entangled Item (Bought from Trader Hyacinth, the volition magic vendor in Yatendi Village in Jahai Bluffs.)
  • Death Branded Shatter – Mist Entangled Item (Defeat the Death Branded Shatter in Jahai Bluffs.)

To craft each armor piece you will need to visit the vendors above in sequence. They will only sell you the Mist Entangled Item if the previous piece has been crafted. You will have to complete the daily vendor requirements to buy each item if you haven’t done so already.

To craft the full set of armor you will need the follow items:

  • (20) Amalgamated Gemstone
  • (105) Glob of Ectoplasm
  • (1) Heart of the Destroyer
  • (450) Lump of Mistonium
  • (30) Pile of Crystalline Dust
  • (25) Superior Sigil of Nullification
  • (3) Swim-Speed Infusion +10
  • (3500) Volatile Magic
  • (45) Watchwork Sprocket

There are several achievements tied to creating each piece of armor for this collection. They will unlock once you craft each armor box.

Progressing this achievement will unlock the various Requiem achievements that come with crafting each armor piece.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 1
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 2
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 3
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 4
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 5
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRequiem: Experiment 6
Untangle this item from the Mists.

See” The Convergence of Sorrow II: Requiem”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideThe Best Defense
Unlock 18 Requiem armor pieces by crafting and completing collections.

This is very similar to “A Good Defense”, obtaining the armor is a little different. The first set comes through completing the collection under “The Convergence of Sorrow II: Sorrow”. The rest of the armor you have to buy from Trader Hyacinth at Yatendi Village in Jahai Bluffs.

These items remain locked until the first collection has been completed. Once completed you can buy a full set of armor for 375 Mistonium and 75 Globs of Ectoplasm per full set.


Adventures

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRun Around for No Reason: Gold
Participate in a delightful romp at the suggestion of an old acquaintance.

This adventure is tucked away at the ??? part of the map above Displaced Towers. Speak with Scarlet and your goal is to collect markers. You can use various methods to get around the room, including mounts. So this is a little easier than some adventures. You need to be quick, but be careful as the room has low gravity.

Difficulty: Medium

Complete this adventure in 42 seconds to earn gold.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideRun Around for No Reason: Silver
Participate in a delightful romp at the suggestion of an old acquaintance.

See “Run Around for No Reason: Gold”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Bluffs Griffon Expert: Gold
Fly your griffon through the rings as quickly as you can!

This adventure starts high up above the Fortress of Jahai.  Good management of diving and building speed will be required to complete this adventure. There are a few climbs that also need to be made.

Difficulty: Medium

Complete this adventure within 40 seconds to earn gold.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Bluffs Griffon Expert: Silver
Fly your griffon through the rings as quickly as you can!

See “Jahai Bluffs Griffon Expert: Gold”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Bluffs Griffon Master: Gold
Fly your griffon through the rings as quickly as you can!

This adventure is fairly easy compared to some. The start point is on the front of the temple near Kodonur Temple. This will take you through the brand and end in the village. There are a few things you have to avoid but overall this one is quite easy.

Difficulty: Easy

Complete this adventure within 35 seconds to earn gold.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Bluffs Griffon Master: Silver
Fly your griffon through the rings as quickly as you can!

See “Jahai Bluffs Griffon Master: Gold”


Bounties

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Bounty Hunter
Complete all four bounties in Jahai Bluffs.

Kill the following bounties at least once to earn this achievement:

  1. Angry Pet Rock
  2. Wyvern Matriarch, Patriarch, and Young
  3. Badly Confuse Ettin
  4. Zommoro’s Sword and Shield

These bounties can be found at Kodonur Temple in the south-eastern part of the map.


Mastery Points

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Insight: Scar Overlook
Discover this Mastery Insight in Jahai Bluffs.

The following mastery points are marked on the map. Some are fairly easy to reach, where as others will need the Springer with “High Jump”. You may also need the griffon to reach some point as there are a few tricky jumps.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Insight: Crescent’s Prosperity
Discover this Mastery Insight in Jahai Bluffs.

See “Jahai Insight: Scar Overlook”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Insight: Harpy Rock
Discover this Mastery Insight in Jahai Bluffs.

See “Jahai Insight: Scar Overlook”.

Guild Wars 2 A Star To Guide US Achievement GuideJahai Insight: Talon of the Dragon
Discover this Mastery Insight in Jahai Bluffs.

See “Jahai Insight: Scar Overlook”.