Path of Exile

PC / Action RPG / Release: Oct 23, 2013 / ESRB: U

Chatty Twitch Highlights 18: Demon's Souls, Path of Exile, and DayZ

By Ozzie Mejia, May 17, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Welcome to another edition of Chatty Twitch Highlights, where we celebrate Chatty's live playthroughs of some of their favorite games of the moment. This week, dael takes us back to the early days of the Souls series with a playthrough of Demon's Souls, kazanma runs through ...


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...


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.


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.


Weekend Confirmed 189 - Assassin's Creed 4, Batman: Arkham Origins

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 01, 2013 11:00am PDT

Weekend Confirmed has finally reached the month of November and with next-gen console arrivals imminent, hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata invite Shacknews' Andrew Yoon and "Indie" Jeff Mattas to discuss the week's next-gen console stories, including the rumored different i...


Weekend Confirmed 188 - Pokemon X & Y, Path of Exile, Diablo 3

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 25, 2013 11:00am PDT

With the next-gen consoles rapidly approaching, this week's edition of Weekend Confirmed begins with hosts Garnett Lee and Jeff Cannata discussing the rumored differences in resolution between the Xbox One and the PS4 and how it could potentially affect the two consoles in t...


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.


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.


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.


Weekend Confirmed 148 - Disney Infinity, Path of Exile, CES 2013, video game legislation

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 18, 2013 11:00am PST

Disney Infinity, Path of Exile, video game legislation, and CES 2013 are just a few of the topics du jour in this week's episode of Weekend Confirmed. Join Garnett Lee, Jeff Cannata, Jeff Mattas, and Andrea Rene for some discussion and debate!


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 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...


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.


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...


Daily Filter: September 2, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Sep 02, 2010 6:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom