Path of Exile News Path of Exile News Path of Exile Fri, 20 Jan 2017 22:21:22 +0000 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.12.19 ( An Early Look at the New Water System Physics Programmer, Alex, in a developer interview where we discussed the new cloth physics system he had been working on. In addition to this new system, Alex has also been working on creating a new water simulation system. We are still in the very early phases of the development of this but we're excited to share a preview of the work we've done so far. Read More. ]]> Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:17:19 +0000 Path of Exile is Coming to Xbox One! Xbox One Trailer here! Read More. ]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:00:08 +0000 Path of Exile Talent Competition Winners! Read More. ]]> Wed, 18 Jan 2017 02:47:46 +0000 Content Update 2.5.2 Patch Notes additional Performance Improvements we announced last week. It also includes a small number of bug fixes and new 3D item art! While they are still subject to change closer to the release of the update, we're making the patch notes available for you to peruse in the meantime. Read More. ]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:37:43 +0000 Comic Art Prizes Path of Exile Talent Competition comes to a close today. This competition has been one of our most popular ever with an overwhelming number of talented submissions being entered. Tomorrow we'll be announcing the winners of the competition! Among many other exclusive prizes, we're giving away four of the original pages created for the Path of Exile Comic. We've now selected the exclusive pages we'll be giving away to our top three winners and one random entry. We are really excited about these prizes and wanted to share them with the whole community. Read More. ]]> Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:42:48 +0000 New Microtransactions - Kaom and Daresso Portal Kaom Portal and Daresso Portal available in the store. You can check them out here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:11:09 +0000 Breach Statistics Read More. ]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:32:37 +0000 Additional Performance Improvements Read More. ]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 22:12:19 +0000 Highlights from the Path of Exile Talent Competition Path of Exile Talent competition concludes Monday the 16th of January at 5pm (NZT). We've had an overwhelming number of excellent submissions already but there's still time to make your mark on the competition by submitting your talent. By entering the competition you will go into the running to to win some exclusive prizes. By simply entering the competition you go into the draw to receive an original piece of art from the Path of Exile comic! Today we're showing off a sample of some of the awesome entries we've received so far. Read More. ]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 23:09:44 +0000 Upcoming Content Releases Read More. ]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 03:11:07 +0000 Need more pockets? Check Out the Super Stash Sale! Read More. ]]> Fri, 06 Jan 2017 04:00:50 +0000 Path of Exile's Trailers Through Time: Part Two a recent news post, we highlighted the first eight of these trailers and provided some details about how they were made. Today, we're covering the final eight trailers. Read More. ]]> Thu, 05 Jan 2017 21:41:37 +0000 Legacy Patch Notes - Part Two full patch notes from Path of Exile version 0.8.0 to 0.8.7. Today's news has the remainder of our internal patch notes going back from Alpha version 0.7.2 to 0.5.0, when we only kept them as short internal records of what changed. Read More. ]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 19:58:34 +0000 Path of Exile's Trailers Through Time: Part One Read More. ]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 21:10:49 +0000 Developer Interview - Nick - Game Designer Read More. ]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 20:11:53 +0000 Happy New Year! A 2016 Retrospective Read More. ]]> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 21:45:48 +0000 Carnage Microtransactions In Store Now! Carnage Armour Set, Gore Weapon Effect, Carnage Wings, Gore Portal and much more! You can check out all the new microtransactions in the store here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 29 Dec 2016 22:15:26 +0000 Developer Interview - Alex - Physics Programmer supporter packs that included, cloaks, a new microtransaction type. Cloaks have been requested frequently for as long as Path of Exile has existed. Until recently we didn't have the tech to do them justice. That is, until Alex arrived on the scene. Alex is our physics programmer and was one of the driving forces for implementing our new cloth physics technology. We sat down with him to gain his insights into this process and his work. Read More. ]]> Wed, 28 Dec 2016 21:20:36 +0000 Gore Fireworks in Store for a Limited Time Only! Gore Fireworks for a limited time only! These are available in store until January 10th (NZT). Read More. ]]> Tue, 27 Dec 2016 22:29:33 +0000 Legacy Patch Notes - Part One official wiki only lists reliable patch notes going back to Beta version 0.8.7. Prior to that, we still kept internal patch notes from version 0.5.0 onwards. Today's news post showcases the patch notes from version 0.8.6 back to 0.8.0. Enjoy the walk through Path of Exile's prehistory! Read More. ]]> Mon, 26 Dec 2016 20:17:01 +0000 Happy Holidays! Get A Free Stormcaller Mystery Box! Read More. ]]> Sun, 25 Dec 2016 20:02:28 +0000 Three New Back Attachment Microtransactions Infernal Wings, Hive Back Attachment and Mana Wurm Back Attachment. You can check out all three in the store here. Read More. ]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2016 22:43:26 +0000 Path of Exile Talent Competition Highlights Path of Exile Talent Competition that is open to Path of Exile themed submissions of any medium. We're only at the beginning of the competition and we've already seen work of amazing quality produced by the community. Many excellent submissions have already been made, but today we're showing off just a few! Read More. ]]> Thu, 22 Dec 2016 01:01:06 +0000 Breach League Statistics Read More. ]]> Tue, 20 Dec 2016 23:54:02 +0000 A Preview of Content Update 2.5.1 - Divination Cards and 3D Art update to the Divination Stash, many new Divination Cards, new 3D art, bug fixes and more! Today we're showing off the new Divination Cards and a sample of 3D art from this update. Read More. ]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 21:44:09 +0000 An Update to the Divination Stash Tab three new types of Stash Tabs and a Special Stash Tab Bundle that includes all three at a discounted price. Based on your feedback, we're adding a new feature to the Divination Stash Tab! Read More. ]]> Sun, 18 Dec 2016 21:39:15 +0000 Weekend Stash Tab Bundle Sales! Premium Stash Tab Bundles by 17.5%. On Sunday, Regular Stash Tab Bundles are discounted by 26.6%. We also released many new microtransactions this week! Be sure to check out our Christmas Microtransactions, including the limited-time-only Yeti Mask! Thank you so much for your support! Read More. ]]> Sat, 17 Dec 2016 07:25:22 +0000 Christmas Microtransactions! relaxing in the sun for Christmas here in New Zealand, for much of the world it's snowing! In the spirit of winter, we're introducing the Arctic Character Effect and Arctic Wings. We're also introducing the Christmas-exclusive Yeti Mask! Read More. ]]> Thu, 15 Dec 2016 21:38:15 +0000 Original Path of Exile Comic Art Talent Competition that invites the community to share their talents for some exclusive prizes! Among these prizes are four original pieces of art from the Path of Exile comic. These are the original drawings that were then coloured and used in the comic. There is only one of each page in existence. Because this is such a rare and valuable prize we wanted to show off some of the other pages that were made and potentially up for grabs if you participate in the Talent Competition. Read More. ]]> Thu, 15 Dec 2016 00:22:17 +0000 New Microtransactions - Lunaris Armour Set, Golden Parakeet, New Back Attachments Patch 2.5.0d that contains some small improvements to the game and four new microtransactions: the Lunaris Armour Set, Ghostflame Back Attachment and Hydra Back Attachment. Earlier this week also marked the one-year anniversary of our Brazilian community! To celebrate this we're introducing the Golden Parakeet pet that is modeled after one of their native parrots that festively displays the national colours of Brazil. Read More. ]]> Wed, 14 Dec 2016 03:11:01 +0000