Grinding Gear Games News


Path of Exile 1.3.0 update video explains PvP revamp

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 08, 2014 5:00pm PST

Path of Exile gets its 1.3.0 content update this Friday, so here's Leo Redmane to explain the game's PvP revamp.


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Blizzard, PlayStation Network, and more under wide DDoS attack [Update: FBI now investigating]

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 24, 2014 2:42am PDT

A group of hackers have come forward and claimed responsibility for ongoing DDoS attack.


"I know earlier in the week there were issues with Arenanet and the servers for Guild Wars 2, ..."

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PSA: Path of Exile: Forsaken Masters expansion now available

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2014 3:15pm PDT

The latest expansion for Path of Exile is now live!


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Path of Exile launches 'Forsaken Masters' mini-expansion on August 20

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 31, 2014 7:00am PDT

Grinding Gear Games prepares to unleash Path of Exile's second mini-expansion.


April Fools: Path of Exile is now pay-to-win

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Many free-to-play games try to carefully balance their economies. But Grinding Gear Games is taking a brand new approach. They went to Game Developers Conference and learned that the best way to make money is, in fact, to charge money. The game is now "pay-to-win," the devel...


"They forgot the "click - 'em up" to make this a real Alice post."

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Path of Exile: Sacrifice of the Vaal preview: absolute power

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 28, 2014 1:00pm PST

Path of Exile's Sacrifice of the Vaal mini-expansion will bring corruption to Wraeclast with 60 new bosses, two new Leagues, new corrupted areas, and an all-new endgame scenario that offers up the game's greatest challenge yet.


"Its interesting to see what Marvel Heroes and PoE are doing in the wake of the upcoming D3 Xpac. ..."

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Path of Exile getting corrupted in Sacrifice of the Vaal mini-expansion

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 14, 2014 7:45am PST

Path of Exile is getting its first mini-expansion, Sacrifice of the Vaal, on March 5, in which the fallen Queen Atziri will rise from the dead and corrupt the land of Wraeclast.


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Path of Exile launch debuts guilds, new challenge leagues

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 23, 2013 4:00pm PDT

Path of Exile's final version has launched with some new features, including player-created guilds and four-month challenge leagues.


"This really has the feel of Diablo II meets Titan Quest. I really love it so far. "

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Path of Exile launches October 23 with Scion prestige class

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 04, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Path of Exile has set an October 23 date for full release and has revealed a new prestige class, the Scion. After the announcement, I took some time to check out the Scion in action and also attempt the new final boss battle.


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Path of Exile launch six months away, expansion plans outlined

By Steve Watts, Apr 01, 2013 8:30am PDT

Path of Exile's formal launch is half a year away, but the team is planning yearly additions for up to ten years afterwards.


"I love playing the Path of Exiles, and I'm too excited to see what is news on the expansion ..."

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Path of Exile preview: custom combos

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 17, 2013 12:00pm PST

Path of Exile has undergone a long journey towards its final release. On January 23, the action RPG is about to take a big step forward when Grinding Gear Games sends their debut game into open beta.


"Path of Exile looks interesting, like a spiritual successor to Fate and Mythos, but I wanted to ..."

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Path of Exile open beta launches January 23

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 10, 2013 6:00am PST

Your clicking finger may be getting weak and lazy now Diablo 3 and Torchlight 2 have passed, but fortunately a new exercise regime is coming soon in the form of Path of Exile's open beta. Grinding Gear's action-RPG has been in pre-order beta for a while now, but all and sund...


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Path of Exile delays open beta to January

By Steve Watts, Dec 05, 2012 1:35pm PST

Grinding Gear Games has announced that the Path of Exile open beta will be delayed to January 23, 2013, due to concerns of launching over the holidays when the studio will be out for vacation.


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ARPG Path of Exile open beta this weekend

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 11, 2012 6:00am PDT

Diablo III came out so long ago and Torchlight II is so far away, so how can you possibly survive another whole weekend without new monsters to click on until they explode in showers of swords and coins? Fear not, gentle clickfiend; Grinding Gear Games is hosting an open bet...