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Where’s My Gold? – Currency Path of Exile Items Guide

 

 One of the things you’ll probably ask when you start playing Path of Exile is “where’s the gold?” The simple answer to this is, “there aren’t any.” Now, you’re probably wondering how players are trading their Path of Exile items without a pricing system. With this guide you’ll learn of Currency items included in the game. Types of Path of Exile items that are considered currency You’ve probably seen the NPC shops selling their items for Scrolls of Wisdom or Blacksmith’s Whetstones. This is because instead of gold, the game uses usable Path of Exile items as currency. Currency items…

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Holy Sockets Batman! – A Path of Exile Items Guide

 

 While many can say Path of Exile is just another Diablo 3 clone, the game adds mechanics that make old systems more interesting. One of these is colored and linked Sockets. If you want to know what these colorful holes in your Path of Exile items mean, then read on.   What are these colored holes in my Path of Exile items? Sockets are only one part of the skill system in Path of Exile. These appear in all Path of Exile items except for Kaom’s Heart. Their main purpose is for players to put gems in them. As you’ll…

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[GUIDE] Understanding Sockets and Links on your Path of Exile Items

 

 One of the features Path of Exile changed in their dungeon-crawler is the Socket system. This change is more than just cosmetic however. With this guide, you’ll learn how this system affects the value of your Path of Exile items. Read on for more. Use of colored sockets on Path of Exile items Like in other dungeon-crawlers, sockets allow players to put gems to improve their equipment. In Path of Exile however, this goes a step further as skills take the form of gems. The color of a socket must match the color of the gem being put into it….

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[GUIDE] Path of Exile Items Basics – Item Level (Part II)

 

 In a previous guide we discussed how to find out Item Levels and what they affect. For this guide we’ll cover just how your Path of Exile items get their Item Levels. With this knowledge you can fine tune your item hunting techniques. Read on for more.   How monsters affect the Item Level of your Path of Exile items The Item Level of Items dropped from monsters and chests are governed by the monster level of the area. Specifically, the Item Level is equal to the monster level of the area. Path of Exile items dropped by Magic monsters…

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Item Level Guide for your Path of Exile Items Part II

 

 We’ve covered how to find the Item Level and what it affects in a previous guide. Now it’s time to figure out how your Path of Exile items get their Item Level in the first place. Read on for a guide so you can know where best to hunt for items in Path of Exile. Monster level and Item Levels for Path of Exile items Aside from skill gems that have a default item level of 1, all other items have specific rules on how their Item Level is calculated. For Path of Exile items dropped from monsters, the Item…

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[GUIDE] Path of Exile Items Basics – Item Level (Part I)

 

 You will come across a lot of items you can improve while playing Path of Exile. With Orbs, you can change these Path of Exile items into better ones. How do you tell which items are worth upgrading though? This guide will teach you about Item Levels how this will help you pick your item upgrades.   How to find the Item Level of your Path of Exile items The Item Level is a hidden statistic so it does not show in the description of Path of Exile items. It can easily be found by doing any of the following:…

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Colors and Item Rarity Basics for Path of Exile Items

 

 Like most dungeon-crawlers, Path of Exile implements a random item generator that churns out hundreds if not thousands of different items. It can be very hard to check which Path of Exile items are worth keeping. Thankfully, with the games color coded item rarity system, it’s easier to know which items go to the stash and which ones to trash.   Normal White and Magic Blue Path of Exile items The most common items in the game are Normal items. These have white text and do not come with any extra modifiers. Typically they will have a static value or…

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Color Me Rich – Item Rarity Guide for Path of Exile Items

 

 Are you new to Path of Exile and dungeon-crawlers in general? Or are you an average player hoping to learn more about Path of Exile Items? Well, even if you’re a veteran item trader, here is a guide to help you understand what item rarity is, and how it will affect your loot.   White and Blue – Normal and Magic Path of Exile items Items with a white name are Normal items and are by far the most common rarity you will come across. They do not have any extra modifiers (affixes), and can only have static or variable…

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Patch 1.06 Summoner Gems Preview for the Path of Exile Items Collector

 

 Path of Exile is coming out with a new patch next week! With the summoner-themed 1.06 patch, four new active skill gems will be added. While no videos have been released yet, enjoy a preview of the skills that will help you get your Path of Exile items. Four new Summoner skills to help get your Path of Exile items Get your Path of Exile items for your Summoner from the stash and get ready to kick some ass. Check out the listing of the new Summoner skills, with descriptions, from the official site below:  Summon Raging Spirit: Summons a…