SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, King Gilgamesh Joins

All 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.… Read the rest

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, North America West Coast servers online

Hi-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.… Read the rest

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, New SMITE God Tiamat Is Out

SMITE’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.… Read the rest

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, Danzaburou joins SMITE

Danzaburou 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.… Read the rest

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, The Japanese god of the Moon

This August, the Japanese God of the Moon Tsukuyomi will join his siblings Amaterasu and Susano on the Battleground of the Gods. Tsukuyomi will become the 111th playable deity of the free-to-play action-MOBA SMITE.

Tsukuyomi and Amaterasu hold more than a grudge against each other. This incredible trailer shows how irreconcilable the God of the Moon and the Goddess of the Sun are—and neither is willing to kneel.… Read the rest

SMITE: Battleground of the Gods, ‘Avatar’ Battle Pass & collaboration event

Overflowing with content and crowned with the all-new Battle Pass in partnership with Nickelodeon, the Mid-Season Update is set to top even the resounding success  of June’s Cthulhu release.

  • Avatar; The Last Airbender Battle Pass – Available: Aang Merlin, Zuko Susano, Korra Skadi and their prestige Avatar-state version, plus tons of thematic content

  • New in-game event – The ‘New Moon’ event features skins, quests and story developments

  • Hundreds of changes – Bringing a fresh feel to the fights: new abilities for jungle monsters, countless balance changes, and a new Ranked Split

For many players, the Avatar Battle Pass is the centerpiece of this content-packed Mid-Season update.… Read the rest