During our livestream announcement for our 3.14 expansion next week, we'll share the first look at Path of Exile 2 since it was announced at ExileCon! If you are interested in checking out what we've revealed so far, we have compiled everything you need below.
Path of Exile 2 Official ExileCon TrailerAt ExileCon in November 2019, we announced the development of Path of Exile 2; a new seven-act storyline set 20 years after the death of Kitava in Path of Exile 1. You can watch the first trailer below.
Path of Exile 2 Gameplay PreviewThe gameplay preview shown at ExileCon demonstrated some of the mechanical and graphical changes that you can expect to see in Path of Exile 2 such as a revamped skill gem system. If you would like to see more, you can check out the full preview below.
Path of Exile 2's New Skill System and Ascendancy ClassesIn this panel from ExileCon; Jonathan Rogers, Rory Rackham and Neon provided a glimpse at the 19 new Ascendancy Classes in Path of Exile 2. They also offered their insights into the reworked skill gem system.
Building the World of Path of Exile 2Erik Olofsson, Creative Director of Path of Exile, discussed the visual improvements being made to Path of Exile 2 at ExileCon and also offered a closer look at some of the updated character, item and environment models. You can learn more about the art below.
Path of Exile 2 - Behind the Music: Act 1Our composer, Kamil Orman-Janowski, discussed his inspirations behind the music of Path of Exile 2's first act in this interview from April 2020. You can hear his insights and catch a sneak peek of some of the new music below.
Path of Exile 2 Client and MicrotransactionsPath of Exile 2 will launch from the same game client as the original game and will be available alongside the current campaign, allowing you to choose what storyline you want to play through to reach the shared Atlas of Worlds endgame. All your microtransaction purchases from Path of Exile 1 will be available in Path of Exile 2.
Path of Exile 2 BetaWe are unlikely to start a Beta for Path of Exile 2 until 2022 at the earliest. In the meantime, we are continuing to release Path of Exile expansions on our regular three-month cycle.
We'll see you at our 3.14 announcement over on April 8th PDT over on our Twitch channel but in the meantime, stay sane Exiles.