Version 3.9.1b

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Version History
December 20, 2019
December 23, 2019
January 7, 2020

Patch notes

These are the official patch notes for version 3.9.1b released by Grinding Gear Games.[1]

  • Fixed a problem with shaders that could result in worse performance (particularly for Windows 7).
  • Fixed a bug affecting the distribution of organs in Metamorph League. They should now actually drop evenly. We will also be adding a recipe later to help players with excess organs.
  • Fixed a bug where some unique monsters in maps that were not considered a map boss could drop organs.
  • Fixed a bug in Metamorph League where Tane Octavius would appear before all parts were found.
  • Fixed a bug where DisintegratorDisintegrator
    Maelström Staff
    Physical Damage: (291-311) to (417-447)
    Critical Strike Chance: 6.80%
    Attacks per Second: 1.25
    Weapon Range: 1.3 metres
    Requires Level 64, 113 Str, 113 Int+25% Chance to Block Attack Damage while wielding a StaffAdds (220-240) to (270-300) Physical Damage
    +1 to Maximum Siphoning Charges per Elder or Shaper Item Equipped
    25% chance to gain a Siphoning Charge when you use a Skill
    Adds (12-14) to (15-16) Physical Damage to Attacks and Spells per Siphoning Charge
    Gain 4% of Non-Chaos Damage as extra Chaos Damage per Siphoning Charge
    1% additional Physical Damage Reduction from Hits per Siphoning Charge
    0.2% of Damage Leeched as Life per Siphoning Charge
    Take 150 Physical Damage per Second per Siphoning Charge if you've used a Skill Recently
    Blurred is the boundary
    between creator and destroyer.
    was not giving Siphoning Charges.
  • Fixed an instance crash that could occur when leveling up a Skill Gem under certain conditions.
  • Fixed an instance crash that could occur when summoning Animate GuardiansAnimate GuardianSpell, Minion
    Level: (1-20)
    Cost: (11-20) Mana
    Cast Time: 0.60 sec
    Requires Level 28Animates a melee weapon or armour, attaching it to an invisible Guardian that fights by your side. Animating multiple items attaches them to the same Guardian. You cannot animate unidentified items. Cannot be used by Traps or Mines.Minions have (0-38)% more Maximum Life
    Can use Items requiring up to Level (33-100)
    Minion deals (0-38)% more Damage

    Additional Effects From 1-20% Quality:
    (2-40)% increased Minion Movement Speed
    Place into an item socket of the right colour to gain this skill. Right click to remove from a socket.
  • Fixed a client crash that could occur when changing tabs in the Microtransaction Shop.
  • Fixed a common client crash.

This patch was a restartless deploy on the servers, so you will need to restart your client to receive the client changes.


The following server-side hotfixes were deployed after the 3.9.1b patch:[2][3]

  • Fixed a bug related to Metamorph encounters that could result in an instance crash.
  • Awakener's OrbsAwakener's OrbStack Size: 10Destroys an item, applying its influence to another of the same item class
    The second item is reforged as a rare item with both influence types and new modifiers
    Right click this item, then left click the item you wish to take the influence from, then left click an item of the same item class you wish to apply it to.
    now ignore Mastercrafting Metamods.

Players have reported that the Orb also transferred non-influence mods between items but we can't find evidence of this and can't reproduce this behaviour.


  1. Kieren_GGG (December 23, 2019). "3.9.1b Patch Notes (restartless)". Official Path of Exile Forums. Retrieved December 24, 2019.
  2. Kieren_GGG (December 23, 2019). "3.9.1b Hotfix". Official Path of Exile Forums. Retrieved December 27, 2019.
  3. Chris (December 27, 2019). "3.9.1 Hotfix". Official Path of Exile Forums. Retrieved December 27, 2019.