Smite is a third-person multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) video game developed and published by Hi-Rez Studios. In Smite, players control a god, goddess, or other mythological figure and take part in team based combat, using abilities and tactics against other player-controlled gods and non-player-controlled minions. The game has multiple player versus player modes, many playable characters, and has a successful esports scene with multiple tournaments, including the annual Smite World Championship.
- SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, King Gilgamesh JoinsAll hail Gilgamesh, savior of Babylon and King of Uruk! This April, Gilgamesh will join SMITE as a Warrior armed with a fiery scimitar. Among his signature moves is an impressive dropkick. Gilgamesh will be the second God released in SMITE this year. He continues a grand Season 8 for Hi-Rez Studios’ free-to-play action MOBA featuring more than 110 legendary mythological icons like Zeus, Thor, and Athena. All details about Gilgamesh will be available on the SMITE websiteRead More
- SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, North America West Coast servers onlineHi-Rez Studios has brought SMITE servers to the West Coast of North America with its latest update on March 23. This follows the game’s most successful year in terms of number of players, and answers the popular demand for western US servers. Those new servers better accommodate the wave of new players by ensuring low in-game latency for SMITE’s action-packed, third-person MOBA gameplay. This is another step in Hi-Rez’ commitment: shaping SMITE’s constant growth according to what the community needs and desires. Based in San Jose, the ...Read More
- SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, Seventh birthday involves a major eventTitan Forge Games celebrates SMITE’s seventh birthday with an all-new update, headlined by the Talons of Tyranny event. New Event: Talons of Tyranny Tthis four-month-long in-game event features dozens of purchasable Skins, plus Quests. In SMITE’s storyline, the event is linked to Tiamat's increasing sway over the Battleground of the Gods. The collection reward is Titan Forge’s new top-of-the-line shapeshifting Skin: Forgotten Gods Chaac. Forgotten Gods Chaac is one corporeal vessel shared by three divine souls. As players use his ultimate ability—or a dedicated button—Chaac switches from ...Read More
- SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, New SMITE God Tiamat Is OutSMITE’s new God Tiamat is the most ambitious playable character to date on all levels. Embodied as a majestic dragon, she is the first Goddess of the Babylonian pantheon, and a dual-stance Mage with elaborate, unique gameplay features. Through an epic cinematic trailer in January, Tiamat banished Cthulhu back to the depths and reshaped the world—including SMITE’s Conquest map—in her image. Now she takes over the Battleground of the Gods in-game. “Tiamat is the primordial queen, Goddess of the Salt Sea, and a massive labor of love ...Read More
- SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, Danzaburou joins SMITEDanzaburou joins SMITE in the Legendary Tanuki update, the final SMITE update of 2020. This Hunter, belonging to the Japanese pantheon. Even before Danzaburou, the year has been the best one ever for SMITE. And this is no small claim for a game in its seventh year. With 12 content updates throughout 2020, Titan Forge released 5 new Gods including Cthulhu and Baba Yaga, 7 events and 6 Battle Passes. The Avatar x SMITE crossover in particular was greeted with unanimous praise by thirty thousand concurrent Steam players upon release—a historical high. SMITE fans were also delighted to delve back ...Read More