A constant devotion to releasing new content material has introduced Path of Exile loads of new gamers.
Grinding Gear Video games announced right this moment that the motion role-playing recreation noticed a 40 p.c enhance in gamers over December 2016 following the discharge of its final content material replace, which got here out early this month. This can be a new file, based on the developer. The free-to-play recreation launched for PC in 2013, however it has steadily elevated its participant base by constantly releasing content material updates each three months. Path of Exile has over 13 million gamers.
“Overall, Path of Exile has more than doubled its player base in the last nine months,” Grinding Gear famous in a press launch despatched to GamesBeat.
On March three, following the launch of the replace, Path of Exile had a concurrent peak participant rely of 112,800. It additionally had 65,000 gamers on Steam, making it the third hottest recreation on that platform that day, behind only enormous hits Dota 2 and Counter-Strike: World Offensive.
Path of Exile takes its inspiration from the traditional action-RPG Diablo II. It’s is free-to-play, earning money off gamers shopping for beauty gadgets or in-game bonuses like additional character slots. Grind Gear is planning to launch and Xbox One model of Path of Exile later this yr.