Posts Tagged ‘SMITE’

New Hi-Rez Game Is A Turn Based Smite Spinoff

Hi-Rez Studios has announced their next title, SMITE Tactics, a turn-based strategy game spinoff of the MOBA of a similar name. Introducing SMITE Tactics, a turn-based strategy game from from Hi-Rez Studios. Build an army from a large roster of mythological gods and creatures like Zeus, the Greek God of the Sky, and Odin, the […]

Grab MMO Goodies In New Humble Bundle

The latest Humble Bundle has arrived, this time themed around popular wiki site Gamepedia. Gamers willing to throw in some money will be come out with items for numerous titles including Neverwinter, Dirty Bomb, Heroes & Generals, and more. If you’re not looking to spend a whole lot of money, you’re in luck: The most […]

Beta Perspective: Paladins

Hi-Rez Studios is one of those “follow the trend” developers, one that doesn’t seem to have an explicit purpose like Treyarch (first person shooters), Obsidian Entertainment (role playing games), or Sergey Titov (shovelware). Instead, the company’s development history can be summed up as whatever seems to be most popular at the time, with its first two […]

SMITE Launches Oceanic Servers

Hi-Rez Studios has announced new SMITE servers for the Oceanic region. Players who opt into the new servers will be able to keep all of their progress, and can even still play with North American and European players if they so wish. “As SMITE grows, we continue to expand servers into key regions so that […]

SMITE Announced For Xbox One

Hi-Rez Studios came out at Gamescom to announce that the popular PC moba title will be making its way console-side. The ID@Xbox program allows developers of all sizes to bring their games to the Xbox platform, and is the platform through which SMITE will make its way to the console. “As a third-person action game, […]

MMOrning Shots: $600k Smite

Today’s MMOrning Shot comes to us from Hi-Rez Studios, who want everyone to know about the upcoming world championship for Smite to be held in Atlanta, Georgia, home of the Atlanta Georgians. The prize pool currently stands at six hundred thousand and is expected to grow in time thanks to community contributions and content sales. […]

SMITE Launches March 25th

Hi-Rez today announced that their upcoming MOBA, SMITE, will finally be launching on March 25th, 2014. Since the game entered open beta, over 2.5 million people have signed up for the free to play game. The opening also coincides with a $100,000 tournament to be held on March 29-30 in Atlanta, Georgia between the top […]

Tribes Ascend “Break Even At Best,” Mod Tools Unlikely

Erez Goren has posted a letter to the community on the Smite Subreddit/official forum to clear up the “misinformed conclusions” that customers might come to if they look at Hi-Rez’s development history. In case you haven’t been following Hi-Rez Studios, their first game Global Agenda was a major financial loss and Tribes: Ascend, as Hi-Rez’s […]

Who Needs Proper Forums? Hi-Rez Has Reddit

I know what you’re thinking: “Omali, forums are for casuals. Hardcore developers prefer to use social networking sites who risk suddenly becoming irrelevant and unpopular.” I know this because that message is tied to a rock and thrown through my bedroom window once or twice a week (email is for casuals). Luckily, Hi-Rez has a […]

$10,000 SMITE Tournament At PAX East

As a MOBA, SMITE is somewhat reliant on attracting the competitive eSports gamers, and that can only mean one thing: Tournaments. In a press release circulated today, Hi-Rez Studios has announced an upcoming 5v5 tournament at Penny Arcade Expo East from March 22nd through 24th. Eight teams will compete to dip their collective hands into […]

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