Path Of Exile's Echoes Of The Atlas Expansion Now Live
Path of Exile's latest expansion, Echoes of the Atlas, is now live on PC, with a console launch to follow up in five days. The expansion offers new endgame content, including a new pinnacle boss, the Maven, as well as fights against multiple bosses at once. It comes with a new league, the Ritual Challenge League, as well as the return of the Heist and Harvest Leagues, with some modifications to make them more friendly to players.
The game's 19 Ascendancy Classes get a significant rework with this expansion, with three of them seeing major changes. There are also the usual slate of new skill gems and items, which you can learn about from the initial reveal, which we covered last week or the in-depth articles that GGG posted over the course of the week, which we summarized here.
Grinding Gear Games' Chris Wilson also posted a letter to players yesterday, explaining how the extra time that his team had to polish the update (due to the delay brought on by Cyberpunk's launch) gave the team time to find issues that might have otherwise not have been fixed until after launch. He said that he's most excited about the new league, which "finally ... deserves the awesome Ritual name. ... For how simple the league is conceptually, it's a total blast to play."
About the Author
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.
You May Enjoy
Activision Subsidiary Raven Software Votes To Unionize As Executives Try To Calm Employees Following Sale
Regarding layoffs, CEO Bobby Kotick said Microsoft is "committed to trying to retain as many of our people as possible."By Jason Winter - 1 day ago
Lost Ark’s Latest Video Provides Players An Overview Of The Lands And People’s Of Arkesia
It’s a diverse land filled with people that need protecting from the demons.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 week ago
Riot Sues Vietnamese Developer For League Of Legends Copyright Infringement
And it's hard to disagree.By Jason Winter - 1 day ago
Scavengers Offers Players Free Mini-Battle Pass During “Season Interlude”
The pass includes 20% more Season Points for completing challenges.By QuintLyn Bowers - 3 days ago
WoW Classic Getting Two Burning Crusade Raids Later This Month
The Battle for Mount Hyjal and The Black Temple arrive on January 27.By Jason Winter - 1 week ago
Myth Of Empires Creators Set Up Launcher To Purchase The Game Directly
Still not on Steam, pending DMCA takedown and related lawsuits.By Jason Winter - 4 days ago