Path of Exile is an online Action RPG set in a dark fantasy world of Wraeclast.

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What flasks are useful for Labyrinth runs?

As a life-based build, and bad with trap mechanics, I constantly find myself dying in the Trials and in the Labyrinth. I realized the utility flasks I'm using for the rest of the game aren't helping ...
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Does increase elemental damage doubled with AoF and CtF?

When using some cold spell + Avatar of Fire + Cold to File, how does elemental damage modifieres work? Does it Apply to cold damage before convertion and to resulting converted fire damage? Or does it ...
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What attack skills can get extra hits with the knockback support gem?

I'm running a knockback/bleed build as my first character this league using Jack the Axe (which causes bleeding on hit). Since I'm going to be using knockback anyway, what attack skills can I use that ...
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How long does it take for a map area to reset?

When I leave a map (like Ancient Pyramid, Fetid Pool, Tidal Island...) through a town portal, entrance, or teleporter and immediately return to it, the map stays explored. But, if I don't return for ...
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Vendor recipe for a rare item

For one of the Perandus League challanges I need to do some vendor crafting. However I can't find the recipe to get a rare item by selling certain items to the vendor. Can someone give me the recipe/...
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Where are the Silver Doors in the Labyrinth?

I've found a few silver keys in the labyrinth, and Izaro says that 'where there are silver keys, there are silver doors'. Is the door going to be found in the same room as the key or will it be ...
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WHere does my hardcore character go after dying in a special league?

If my character dies in the default hardcore league, it goes to the standard league. If I die while I am playing in the special hardcore league (Talisman right now) does my character get moved to the ...
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Avatar of Fire and Elemental Equlibrium

I saw a character with this two keystones picked... But all they will give together is +25% to monsters' resistance except of the first hit, because we can't lower fire-res as of we can't deal non-...
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What was the Maelström of Chaos before patch 0.9.11?

I've been playing PoE since open beta only, so I'm used to maps as the end-game content. However, from what I read, before maps were introduced in patch 0.9.11, some area called the Maelström of Chaos ...
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Is there a recipe to make a specific tier 2-3 talisman?

As stated in the title, is there a recipe to make a specific tier 2-3 talisman? I want to complete the challenge in the current season(talisman) to get some of these types of talisman. Do i need 5 of ...
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Is Descent: Champions set in Oriath?

I have tried racing in Path of Exile after a year-long break and was stunned to see Descent: Champions. Before, Descent had locations such as the Heart of Phrecia, so it was likely set in Wraeclast. ...
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What are the pros and cons of the different movement skills?

I've been using whirling blades to get around in this playthrough. While it is fast, it has limited range, has a "landing" animation after the attack leaving you vulnerable (using faster attacks ...
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Can weapon/armor effects be switched between items freely?

If I buy a weapon/armor effect and I place it into an item... Will I be able to remove it from the item and place it into another, or it gets locked once I apply it for the first time?
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Can Path of Exile be modified in terms of appearance?

In my case, I want to replace the current models and textures for only armor items, so that I could make my character look cooler. Note that I am aware that appearance mods for online games (if ...
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How do I sell uniques that I don't need

I'm a casual gamer mostly playing self-found in Standard. From time to time, I find some uniques that I don't need (some latest catch were Thousand Ribbons or Perandus Blazon). I don't want to vendor ...
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Is it possible to achieve 100% steam achievements without spending money?

Do I need any additional content packs or DLCs which are not part of the F2P part of Path of Exile to achieve 100% Steam achievements?
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How can I turn a rare item into a rare magic item?

I turned a silk vest into a rare, and then later found that I could not change it into a magic item, because it isn't normal. Is there a way to turn a rare item into a magic item? It was normal ...
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What should I do when it rains blood?

At the end of Act 3 of Path of Exile, there is a boss that causes the sky to rain blood (or something that looks much like blood -- perhaps strawberry jam?) This dealt considerable damage over time to ...
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Trouble running Path of Exile

Okay, so it installs fine, I've checked my specs, I meet the minimum requirements, but when I try to run it all I get is a loading screen, then it goes black. Any suggestions?
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How does one dismiss a pet?

How does one dismiss a pet so that another character can use it?
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Does Iron Will change the listed damage?

As a marauder I like to use Ground Slam, and would like to increase the damage with Iron Will. But when I equip the gem it does not increase the listed damage of the skill. While other support gems ...
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How to get 85% max all resist?

I saw a video from Kripparrian where he has a build with 85% max all resist. But I can't find any real ways of increasing my max resists. Barbarism only increases max fire resist by 1% and potions ...
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Increased Armor and Energy Shield not working

I applied this mod in my Armourer's Bench but it doesn't take any effect. I have 299ES and 921 Armor either equipped with those gloves or not, it doesn't change. So what does this mod increase?
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In Path of Exile, do secondary weapons help when equipped, but not used?

In Path of Exile there is a choice of weapons-mode. Being an archer, you can have bow and arrows on one mode, and a shield and a sword in the other mode. But, for a committed archer, what is the ...
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How to choose Master daily mission level?

My daily mission are always 5/6 levels above mine (I am level 40, and get mission level about 45), and therefore I am more likely to fail them. Is it possible to choose the mission level? Or at least ...
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Can corrupted items (gems) be upgraded with GCP or other quality-increasing currency?

It is known that corrupted items cannot be altered with currency items. Does this apply also to quality? Can I upgrade quality of a corrupted gem with a GCP? Can I upgrade quality of a weapon with a ...
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Does dismissing a Forsaken Master remove the workbench you recieved from them?

As you know, Forsaken Masters give you a workbench that you can place into your hideout and use after talking to them in your hideout, once you invite them into it. Also, there is the ability to ...
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Did the quality of an item upgrade the quality of support gem attribute

If we upgrade the quality of an item will the quality of the support gem attribute be increase too? For example : i upgrade the quality of item 'Pledge of Hands', wich has an attribute 'skill gems on ...
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Reduced Mana reserved - how does it work?

How much mana will "Reduced Mana reserved" reduce from Spells that reserve Mana? Here is what I mean: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Reduced_Mana_Reservation An Example is Sovereignty: http://...
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How does Fork work with PowerCharge-on-Crit work?

The questin is about Projectiles caused by the Fork-support-gem: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Fork Will projectiels caused by Fork either have a unique crit, (so they could crit when the ...
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Do you have enough Gem-Slots to support 3 offensive Spells?

Is it possible to support 3 Damage Spells with each its own support gems with lategame gear? Would you have to sacrifice support-spells to achieve this? Not the topic, background: My goal at the ...
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Increased Evasion Rating - On gear: Does it work for every item?

Having % Increased Evasion Rating on a piece of gear, will it increase the Evasion Rating of my whole character or only of that piece? Example Item: http://pathofexile.gamepedia.com/Ondar%27s_Flight
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Power Charges - How long? How many?

How many seconds do the Power Charges last? How many Power Charges can you get? What I already know: Power Charges reset their Duration upon gaining a new Power Charge. You can increase the number ...
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Damage taken gained as Mana - How does it work with “Mind over Matter”?

As in the topic, how does it work / how much mana will you gain, having Mind over Matter? Details about the question: An example for "X % of Damage taken Gained as Mana when Hit": Unique ...
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How rare are Foresaken Masters and where do they appear?

Just recently, the Forsaken Masters expansion for Path of Exile was released and I want to know whether I was on a lucky Streak... Or if the masters are common... Or that they're rare and I'll not be ...
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How to use corrupted spells?

Every corrupted area yields a corrupted spell. But I can't use them. Why? Should I de-corrupted them? How so? It doesn't make any sense.
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How does experience count when high-level and low-level players are in the same party?

So I am level 42 now, what if I party with a level 1 player who is just beginning? If I stay near him and don't kill mobs, will he get penalties anyways (don't care about penalties to me)? And if ...
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How does exactly stashes collide when league's changed?

How does exactly stashes collide when league's changed and what if there is not enough free space?
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How does loot work?

So I have been playing Path of Exile on and off for a while and have a Witch in the 'Normal ' league at about lv16, just got to Act2. My expectation is that loot will drop which will be useful to my ...
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What is a white socket and how does it work?

I'm familiar with red, green, and blue sockets. I've read about white sockets but never seen one. How does it work? How do you make them?
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Can I negate the life drain from blood rage?

The active gem Blood Rage drains a small % of your max hp as Chaos Damage per second depending on gem level. Is it possible to cancel out/negate that drain with enough life regeneration?
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Does it matter which hand my weapons are in while dual-wielding?

Is there any difference to which hand I equip two weapons to? I've switched around the two weapons I currently have equipped and my DPS remains the same. Does this mean I can equip whichever weapon in ...
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Where is Alira's encampment?

I want to find Alira's encampment (Act II, Bandit Lords quest), but in the quest description says (...) Alira can be found to the west of the Forest Encampment through the Gloomwoods. (...) But ...
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Why I don't see the “join pvp” option in cruel difficulty?

In normal difficulty, the pvp queueing option was in act 2, when you speak to Greust, but now in cruel difficulty I just don't see it. Depending on the difficulty, where can I join pvp matches?
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Is there something I can do with the rings/amulets I'm not using?

I have tons of rings and amulets that I don't use. Is there some kind of transmutation (i.e. combining rings/amulets somehow), some gem to make them unique or something that I can do with these? ...
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Can I get a list of helpful hints during the load screen for Path of the Exile

Can someone please list all the tips that appear during the loading screen? I saw one about skill gems last night that I wanted to read but disappeared to quickly
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Does 40% Less Damage affect Conversion Trap using Multiple Traps?

What I mean is that Multiple Traps has this 40% Less Damage effect. So when using it with Conversion Traps on mobs, does that mean that this 40% Less Damage apply to mobs damage? They start hitting ...
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How can I change my character's league?

I wanted to play with my friends this game and on invite it kept saying that "the character is out of my league" even though we were the same level. I am in domination league and they are normal ...
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Multiple Reduced Mana gems

If I put two lvl1 Reduced Mana gems into same linked sockets does it mean the linked skill gets 90%+90% cost multiplier? My build is CI and I can run max 2 auras. I was thinking if there was a way so ...
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How does 'enduring cry' calculate the number of charges?

I'm using an "enduring cry" gem, which is described as: x Endurance Charges granted per one hundred nearby enemies There will always be a minimum of 1 if there is an enemy nearby, but I'm not ...