Path of Exile News Path of Exile News http://www.pathofexile.com/image/logo/pathofexile128.png Path of Exile http://www.pathofexile.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:44:23 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.12.3 (http://framework.zend.com) http://www.pathofexile.com/ Hideout of the Week Episode 5: The Decrepit Graveyard This week's hideout is an Unearthed Hideout called the Decrepit Graveyard. The author has created a hideout with a very cool atmosphere and several neat surprises. You can find out more information from the author's thread here. Read More. ]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:18:33 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1093585 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1093585 1.2.4 Deployed and Race Season Nine Schedule Content Update 1.2.4 has been released. It includes the schedule and prizes for Race Season Nine, which you can check out here. The update also contains two new microtransaction skins and eight hideout decorations which you can view here! Read More. ]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:58:36 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1092932 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1092932 Patch 1.2.4 Delayed to Tomorrow (also: Race Season Nine items and Melbourne Meetup) Patch 1.2.4 to tomorrow so that we can resolve some final issues that our Quality Assurance guys have found. We're very sorry for the delay, but it'll result in a higher-quality patch. The deployment tomorrow will include the Race Season Nine schedule. Here's a teaser image of the alternate-art Unique Items awarded for this season. There are fewer than a regular season because we're experimenting with a shorter season. Read More. ]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:48:04 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1092345 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1092345 1.2.4 Patch Notes and Deployment Timeline here! The schedule for Race Season Nine will be made available when the update is live tomorrow. Read More. ]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:26:26 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1091674 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1091674 Build of the Week Season 3 Episode 8: Perma-freeze Ice Spear Witch eighth episode of this season of Build of the Week which showcases how it's possible to freeze enemies for long periods of time using Ice Spear, Elemental Proliferation and a focus on Critical Strikes. The build uses many clever tricks for both survivability and maintaining the chain of mass freezes. Check out his build guide here. Read More. ]]> Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:24:57 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1091543 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1091543 Content Update 1.2.4 Teaser Video 1.2.4 Content Update. It includes detailed information on Herald of Thunder, a glimpse into some of the new microtransactions, the final name for the skill codenamed Lightning Touch and more! We're expecting to deploy 1.2.4 this Wednesday NZ time and will post the Race Season Nine schedule on the same day. Read More. ]]> Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:48:12 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1090856 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1090856 Hideout of the Week Episode 4: Overgrown Island Forest This week's hideout is a Coastal Hideout that has been modified into an Overgrown Island Forest. It's amazing to see the difference between it and last week's hideout, which used the same tileset. You can find out more information from the author's thread here. Read More. ]]> Fri, 17 Oct 2014 03:00:51 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1088847 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1088847 Path of Exile's December PvP Update Read More. ]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:28:13 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1087970 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1087970 Upcoming 1.2.4 Content Update and Race Season Nine Race Season Nine. Because the race season uses tech from the 1.2.4 patch (which we're planning to deploy on Tuesday), we've confirmed a start date of that race season to be the weekend of October 25. We'll be posting a full schedule next week in advance of the season starting. Today's news update describes some of the changes in the upcoming 1.2.4 update! Read More. ]]> Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:40:24 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1087446 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1087446 Build of the Week Season 3 Episode 7: Righteous Fire Incinerate Atziri-killer seventh episode of this season of Build of the Week which showcases a build designed around a specific purpose. Killing Atziri, Queen of the Vaal, is a goal for many Path of Exile players. This week's build focuses on being able to handle this specialised end-game content with relatively attainable items. Check out his build guide here. Read More. ]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 18:57:41 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1086375 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1086375 Cosmetic Armour Set Creation Process: Concept Art Infernal Armour Set and Necrotic Armour Set. These images are then given to high-poly artists - we'll post the results of their work once it's ready. Read More. ]]> Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:47:23 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1085787 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1085787 Hideout of the Week Episode 3: The Holy Mountain This week's hideout is a Coastal Hideout that has been modified to feature a staircase winding around a mountain made of rocks. You can find out more information from the author's thread here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 22:05:58 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1083275 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1083275 Comic Issue #2 Update released Issue #1 of our Path of Exile comic series. Issue #2 is almost ready - we are on track to release it within a couple of weeks. Click through to see a sample page of the second issue! Read More. ]]> Thu, 09 Oct 2014 01:10:16 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1082579 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1082579 Hall of Grandmasters Development Update 3 recorded a video showing a work-in-progress fight against one Grandmaster. Eventually you'll be facing several at once! We're very pleased with how this encounter has turned out so far. As you can see in the video, the Grandmaster behaves a lot like a real player. For previous news about the Hall of Grandmasters, check out Development Update 1 and Development Update 2. Read More. ]]> Wed, 08 Oct 2014 02:52:53 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1081828 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1081828 Build of the Week Season 3 Episode 6: Leap Slam Dyadus Ignite Shadow sixth episode of this season of Build of the Week which showcases a build which uses two copies of the same Unique Axe in different hands combined with an inferno of fire damage to create a devastating character that leaps from one enemy to the next, setting them on fire as it goes. Check out his build guide here. Read More. ]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 22:26:40 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1080858 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1080858 Race Season Nine Preliminary Information Read More. ]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 05:50:31 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1080262 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1080262 Weekend Stash Tab Bundle Sales! Premium Stash Tab Bundles by 17.5%. On Sunday, Regular Stash Tab Bundles are discounted by 26.6%. Thanks again for the generous support! Read More. ]]> Sat, 04 Oct 2014 06:00:56 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1078356 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1078356 Hideout of the Week Episode 2: Nature Will Take Over Everything This week's hideout is a Lush Hideout that is very elaborately decorated. You can find out more information from the author's thread here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 20:52:24 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1077163 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1077163 1.2.3b Patch Notes and Hall of Grandmasters Development Update 2 update 1.2.3b! As mentioned before, there are a variety of new item skins to check out in this patch. The rest of today's news post is an update on the status of the Hall of Grandmasters. Read More. ]]> Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:32:51 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1076305 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1076305 New Microtransactions in Tomorrow's 1.2.3b Update Read More. ]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 01:04:59 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1075277 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1075277 Build of the Week Season 3 Episode 5: Hegemony's Era Crit Knockback Staff Duelist fifth episode of this season of Build of the Week which showcases a build where the creator of the character (Hegemony) is a high-tier supporter who has been allowed to design a unique item. His build uses this item and some clever tricks to create a very powerful character. Check out his build guide here. Read More. ]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:25:16 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1073916 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1073916 Content Update 1.2.3 Has Been Deployed! Content Update 1.2.3. This patch included three new cosmetic pets - check them out! Read More. ]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 01:40:22 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1073253 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1073253 1.2.3 Patch Notes here for you to read in the meantime. Read More. ]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 22:29:54 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1069886 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1069886 Hideout of the Week Episode 1: The Cavernous Library This week's hideout is a library that has been entirely changed to look like a cave! You can find out more information from the author's thread here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:51:11 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1068883 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1068883 1.2.3 Timeline and Other News Read More. ]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 05:32:52 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1067999 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1067999 Build of the Week Season 3 Episode 4: Multi-aura Blood Magic Summoner fourth episode of Build of the Week which showcases a modern summoner character created in Forsaken Masters. The build uses the Blood Magic keystone passive to apply many auras to the character's life total, forcing the "low life" status permanently. Check out his build guide here. Read More. ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:36:10 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1066434 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1066434 State of Exile Podcast and New 1.2.3 Screenshots Part One is here and Part Two is here. In other news, we've released five new screenshots from the 1.2.3 patch (One Two Three Four Five). All of these screenshots show a new type of enemy skill (internally called "Beacons") that cause objects to be placed randomly that explode a few seconds later. In these screenshots, they are being used in some Haku mission variations. Read More. ]]> Mon, 22 Sep 2014 01:03:05 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1065470 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1065470 Information about Next Week's 1.2.3 Content Update Read More. ]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:16:27 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1061170 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1061170 Schedule for last 12 hours of Marathon Sale yesterday is half way through and is doing really well! Now that each deal has appeared once and will repeat in the same order, we're publishing a schedule of the deals so that you can plan to be online at the right time for the one you want, if you missed it so far. Read More. ]]> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:59:25 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1060299 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1060299 24 Hour Marathon Sale Tomorrow! Read More. ]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 02:33:17 +0000 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1058966 http://www.pathofexile.com/forum/view-thread/1058966