Before You Start

This section is devoted to the basic core of what PoE is as a game: the basic mechanics and items you'll want to know about before you even start to play.

Terms noted in Bold on their first use are keywords with specific technical meanings. An item, for example, might refer to "10% Increased Attributes", so it's important to know what an Attribute means. You'll find a summary of some of the more important keywords in PoE's language at the end of this section.

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