Character Slot Expansion

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Add an additional character slot to your account.

— In-game description

Character Slot Expansion.png Character Slot Expansion is an upgrade available from the Gem Store. It adds one additional character slot to your account.


Sold by[edit]

Vendor Area Zone Cost
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Contained in[edit]


  • Can be purchased bundled with a copy of Path of Fire (or on its own if the game copy is removed from the basket before checking out) and an assortment of other items on the official buy page.
  • Bundled with purchase of Deluxe or Ultimate editions of Path of Fire.


  • Full accounts without or with expansion(s) begin with 5 usable character slots and free accounts begin with 2 usable character slots.
  • Prior to the pre-purchase announcement for Heart of Thorns, a single account could have up to 64 character slots.
    • After the release of Heart of Thorns, the limit was increased so that a single account could have up to 69 characters.[1]
If an account had the maximum number of character slots before purchasing the Deluxe or Ultimate edition of Heart of Thorns or Path of Fire, it's possible for it to have 70/71 character slots instead of 69.[2]


  • During 2012 beta testing, you could purchase up to three additional slots, for a total of eight.

Gem Store history[edit]