If you’ve been keeping up with the site, you know that we’ve been keeping up with Path of Exile, the independently developed, free-to-play action RPG by Grinding Gear Games. If you’ve been curious as to what the hype is all about, you can actually try it for yourself as the game will have a free, open beta come this weekend, September 14-16, 2012. You can get all the details, pre-load the client, and sign up for the free weekend here.

As a bonus here’s one of the developers doing some PvP so you can get an idea of how the game plays:

Path of Exile has no release date yet, but is planned for release on PCs.