I was not around for the original Mad King events on Guild Wars. From what I hear, they were massive and fun. With that said, so far the Guild Wars 2 version lives up to the lineage of the original event. It comes complete with a festive redesign of Lion’s Arch and plenty of mini-games and goodies in the gem store. There’s also an interesting scavenger hunt with a good story line involved. I went ahead and took the liberty of showing all the key areas in the hunt within a video. All in all, the event is well done– and free, so you can’t beat that.
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Here is the event’s walkthrough. Hope you enjoy it as much as I did. It took me around 2 hours to stumble around with no help finding everything, but thankfully it shouldn’t take you as long with this guide in hand: