Great to see you want to take your first steps in playing Path of Exile (PoE). Path of Exile has a lot of variations in builds and is not an easy game to pick up, but we are here to help to make your journey easier.
These are guides recommended for first-time players, or anyone looking to get an understanding of PoE on a very basic level.
|Beginner Guide to Path of Exile 1||the first guide you should read if you want to try out Path of Exile|
|Trading Guide||all you need to know about trading items in PoE|
These guides will help you with your leveling process.
|Quick Reference Leveling Guide||step-by-step optimized process for quickly leveling up|
|Beginner Guide to Leveling Uniques||some of the most useful and popular Unique items that can help with leveling|
This is a list of guides to help you craft certain items, as well as guides simply explaining how some popular items work.
|Cluster Jewel Guide||comprehensive guide explaining how Cluster Jewels work|
|Flask Crafting Guide||complete guide to crafting non-Unique flasks|
|Headhunter Guide||everything you need to know about the popular Headhunter|
|Timeless Jewel Guide||comprehensive look at how Timeless Jewels work|
|Strongbox Guide||a complete look at how Strongboxes work, and how to best craft them|
You may also be interested in Ghazzy’s Crafting Guide Hub for a full list of Ghazzy’s crafting guides on the site.
This is a list of guides that cover end-game topics, such as how the Atlas of Worlds (and map system) works, how Delve works, etc.
|Atlas Progression Guide||step-by-step strategy for efficiently progressing your Atlas|
|Siege of the Atlas Guide||an explanation of the Echoes of the Atlas expansion, including Atlas passive skill breakdown|
|Uber Lab Farming Guide||all you need to know to make currency farming the Uber Lab|
|Delve Guide||everything there is to know about Delving in PoE|
This is a list of guides for league-specific mechanics. Some league mechanics disappear from the game after the end of their league, others remain in-game (“go core”), while sometimes old mechanics come back several leagues later. In this section, we will maintain a list of all the league guides we have, but keep in mind that some may not appear updated, but should still offer you most of the information you need to know.
|Immortal Syndicate Guide||guide for Patch 3.5’s Betrayal League|
|Synthesis League Guide||guide for Patch 3.6’s Synthesis League|
|Legion League Guide||guide for Patch 3.7’s Legion League|
|Blight League Guide||guide for Patch 3.8’s Blight League|
|Metamorph League Guide||guide for Patch 3.9’s Metamorph League|
|Delirium League Guide||guide for Patch 3.10’s Delirium League|
|Harvest League Guide||guide for Patch 3.11’s Harvest League|
|Heist League Guide||guide for Patch 3.12’s Heist League|
|Ritual League Guide||guide for Patch 3.13’s Ritual League|
|Ultimatum League Guide||guide for Patch 3.14’s Ultimatum League|
|Scourge League Guide||guide for Patch 3.16’s Scourge League|
|Archnemesis League Guide||guide for Patch 3.17’s Siege of the Atlas / Archnemesis League|
|Sentinel League Guide||guide for Patch 3.18’s Sentinel League|
|Lake of Kalandra League Guide||guide for Patch 3.19’s Lake of Kalandra League|
|November 2022 Events||guide for November 2022 Events|
|Forbidden Sanctum League Guide||guide for Patch 3.20 The Forbidden Sanctum|
|Crucible League Guide||guide for Patch 3.21 Crucible|
|Trial of the Ancestors League Guide||guide for Patch 3.21 Crucible|
|Solo Self Found (SSF) Guide||learn how to get the most out of playing the SSF game mode|
|Hideout Guide||find out how to obtain and customize Hideouts|