Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2

The living story that ran through 2013 in Guild Wars 2 escalates in 2014, as the arch-villain Scarlet Briar unleashes a massive mechanical monstrosity on the unsuspecting denizens of Tyria. Meet the Twisted Marionette.

Unimpressed? Perhaps some perspective will help.

Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2

Those little colorful specks on the ground are players. They're going to have to team up to take her down, and that's a long way down.

The Twisted Marionette won't be the only major monster in the January 21 "Origins of Madness" update to Guild Wars 2 — there'll also be some sort of Great Jungle Wurm rampaging along the Bloodtide Coast.

Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2

But he's nowhere near as impressive. I might just have to reinstall Guild Wars 2 for this event.

Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2

Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2

Now That's An Impressive Boss Monster, Guild Wars 2