The bell tolls for Path of Exile’s melee in its upcoming league, but it’s the celebratory sort of bell. According to the latest set of answers from the development team, there are balance improvements for two-handed weapons just like other melee mechanics, as well as upcoming previews for the melee-based Ascendancy classes. On the flip side, melee-based bosses will also be hitting harder when they connect, since melee balance is a sword that cuts both ways. Literally, on account of swords being melee weapons and all.the full rundown of answers to frequent questions on the official site. You can also check out our preview for a more in-depth overview.
In Path of Exile: Legion, the weapon range is now visually represented correctly for all attacks. pic.twitter.com/2IxIAtdNHB
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