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A whole lot of flashing lights at each other!

Path of Exile answers community questions on fine mechanical interactions between skills

We're going to put something out there for everyone to chew on for a moment: Path of Exile has a lot of skills. Amazing...

Path of Exile outlines the changes coming to the game with patch 3.18.1

The bright side of Path of Exile patches that are meant to address a number of quality-of-life issues with a given build is that...

The MOP Up: Profane uses Instant Terra to create rapid landscapes

Upcoming MMORPG Profane revealed that it's elected to use Wysilab's Instant Terra technology to help create procedurally generated landscapes for the game world. The...

Path of Exile pushes out balance update, pay-to-swole cosmetics

I'm gonna be honest: I thought Path of Exile's tweet about switching from pay-to-glow to pay-to-swole was just a joke. But it turns out...

The Stream Team: Procuring the problem pets of Path of Exile’s Sentinel

After learning about the interesting mechanics of the pets that like the mobs more than players, Massively OP's MJ has been looking forward to...
A whole lot of flashing lights at each other!

Path of Exile tunes down Sentinel’s Archnemesis mods, promises to further tweak the system’s difficulty

Path of Exile's new Sentinel update has apparently arrived with a bit of a numerical overtuning by the devs' own admission. Just a day...

You can begin patching for Path of Exile’s Sentinel launch… now [Update: It’s live!]

Happy Sentinel day! Grinding Gear Games is rolling out Path of Exile's Sentinel expansion and league today as planned, so we hope you've got...

Wandering Wraeclast: Path of Exile’s Sentinel update enhances endgame with new passives and mob modifiers

Earlier this afternoon, Grinding Gear Games announced Path of Exile's foray into in-game "pets" (with a twist!) coming with the new Sentinel league that...

Wandering Wraeclast: Pets pounce into Path of Exile’s new Sentinel league

Two things I absolutely love in games are housing and pets. And having both just makes a game better! Path of Exile already has...

Path of Exile’s new patch brings a beta version of its DirectX 12 renderer and another round of fixes

It's time to test the visual limits of Path of Exile as the multiplayer ARPG's newest patch has introduced the beta version of the...
Didn't see it coming

Path of Exile’s 3.18 expansion gets some initial content details and a release date of May 13

Players of Path of Exile have a date to mark on their calendars: Friday, May 13th. That's when the 3.18 expansion will go live,...

Path of Exile adds in controller support with its latest patch

Isn't anything you use to control a video game a controller, really? Doesn't that make your mouse and keyboard a controller? It's controlling the game, after all....
What... what do we do now.

Path of Exile plans to test PC controller support in patch 3.17.3

You can play Path of Exile on a controller... on consoles. That seems a little unfair, doesn't it? If you really prefer playing with a...

Path of Exile releases a patch with bug fixes of ‘both small and medium importance’

The things that are important in an MMO patch are certainly subjective, but by Path of Exile's reckoning, the patch that released last week...

Path of Exile fans are grumbling over the mystifying and expensive new Kirac battlepass

Whenever we get tips that essentially tell us we might want to take a peek into a game's subreddit, I know it's my turn...
What... what do we do now.

Path of Exile’s Siege of the Atlas lands on console – here’s what GGG is working on next

With Path of Exile's Siege of the Atlas expansion out - even on console, where it released last night - and apparently doing rather...

Path of Exile hits a record peak concurrency with Siege of the Atlas

While many online games slowly ramp down over time, it seems that Path of Exile keeps coming up with new ways to climb to...

Path of Exile’s Siege of Atlas expansion is launching this afternoon

As promised, planned, and predicted, Path of Exile's Siege of Atlas expansion will officially go live today - in fact, it's offline right now...

Atlas expands and bosses multiply in Path of Exile’s Siege of the Atlas expansion, launching February 4th

In Path of Exile's history of consistent, regular updates, sometimes there is a larger focus on the league, and sometimes its on the expansion...

Path of Exile outlines extensive balance changes and the philosophy behind them for Siege of the Atlas

You can perhaps fault the Path of Exile designers for laying out walls of text that require advanced knowledge of most of the game to...