Path of Exile‘s next Upcoming expansion, Bestiary was revealed today and it adds much more content than the usual expansions that happen during the filler months between Path Of Exile’s major expansion.The expansion will be launching on March 2nd.
In Bestiary, players will have the ability to capture dangerous beast ranging from normal up to unique mobs and put them into a Menagerie or Zoo. The captured beasts then can be sacrificed for Beastcrafting which creates new items or modifies existing items into even more powerful items.
Spirit Beasts are new unique end-game bosses that are included in the Bestiary league and are only accessible through Beastcrafting a portal to the Spirit Lands. Once in the Spirit Lands, you’ll be able to challenge these Spirit Beast for one of their exclusive unique drops.
Revamped Ascendancy Classes
Every single Ascendancy Class is going to receive a revamp, buffing some previously unrewarding Ascendancy to the same level as other stronger one and by introducing new mechanics such as Berserker’s rage. Some skills will be left untouched and some will only receive some number changes.
The Uber Elder
The Bestiary expansion will be adding an Uber version of Elder at the center of the atlas giving Elder the same level of difficulty as the Shaper himself. From this, the Elder will also have new unique items added to it’s drop table, specifically new ones that drop only from the Uber version.
New Uniques, Mechanics, Quest & Gems
The Bestiary Expansion is finally going to give some love to the prophecy mechanic by adding 30 new Fated Uniques giving lower level uniques an upgraded version. Along with the new Fated Uniques, there will also be 29 new Uniques added to the game. A bunch of new mechanics relating to specific unique and rare will also be added to the game.
Bestiary will introduced 3 new skill gems, Spectral Shield Throw, Tectonic Strike and the Summon Phantasm on Kill support skill gem. Also, Act Ten will also be receiving an additional quest