The last number of weeks in Path of Exile are already a celebration of the awesome community. From a fan art competition into a community showcase to two more installments of Build with the Week, it's YOU, faithful Exile, who shines at centerstage. Check out this week's Exiled Tribune for more info.
Nothing says love of community over Grinding Gear's last number of weeks celebrating its players. Cultivating its player community and shining the spotlight on their own in- and out-of-game accomplishments is Cheap POE Orbs a thing that GGG continues to be especially skilled at. The past 2 weeks alone have observed some pretty awesome degrees of that, you start with the recent Fan Art Contest and Community Showcase.
The latter is really a glorious tour of fan creations featuring player characters, both hand drawn and digitally produced. Artwork runs the gamut from traditional high fantasy to 8-bit pixel characters to chibi for an anime reinterpretation with a Tension Meta Rework in the Fall of Oriath Theme to jewelry -- at the same time far being a themed tattoo! The breadth of talent is amazing and GGG really wants to ensure that these individuals are recognized for their devotion.
To further allow players expressing themselves creatively, GGG is sponsoring an Art Competition that could earn numerous rewards such as top three entries having their art became forum avatars! The theme with the Buy POE Currency competition is, obviously, The Fall of Oriath. You can check out everything here for example the full report on prizes for twenty participants.
GGG further utilized its community to the latest "Build from the Week" videos. This time, one can learn how to create "Baldersh's Chin Sol Trapnel Shot" plus a "Dark Pact Necromancer".