Hi-Rez Studios release a patch to their free-to-play SMITE today, which comes with several big changes to the Conquest mode’s map. The overall layout and some of the lanes have been altered, camp positions moved, and some added
Just last week, Hi-Rez Studios announced a Game of the Year Edition for Tribes: Ascend. Now, another of their free-to-play games gets a single purchase option with the revamped SMITE Ultimate God Pack.
In what may be a first, a free-to-play game is getting a ‘game of the year’ edition. Hi-Rez Studios will later this week release the Tribes: Ascend Game of the Year Edition — this new edition of the game will give the player a single purchase option that will unlock all classes, perks and weapons
Hi-Rez Studios have announced the next God who is to grace their game, SMITE, with his presence. Bacchus is his name, taken from Greek mythology, in which he was the God of the grape harvest and wine-making. Naturally, in the game, his traits and abilities are based upon this grape-derived beverage
We’ve already praised SMITE after playing the closed beta, and wanted to find out more. We managed to get some questions over to Hi Rez Studios’ COO, Todd Harris. But he’s quite a busy man, so we tried to pick out just five questions to ask, covering a few widely very varied aspects of their
The next update to the closed beta for SMITE should be arriving sometime today. Hi-Rez Studios warn that servers may be down for several hours while the patch is rolled out, but once it’s done we’ll have a bunch of updates, balance changes, and a new God to play as
This video follows on from the basic tutorial that Hi-Rez released a little while ago. It moves on from explaining the basics of SMITE, to things that are a little more advanced. This time the video explains the basics of enhancing your God by way of items and buffs, the different phases of the game,
A different view in a quite literal sense, actually. Hi-Rez Studios’ SMITE takes on the currently very popular MOBA genre, but switches from the usual isometric view-point, to a third-person one –giving complete control over your character and forcing you to aim every single shot. I’d been watching the game closely, and thanks to @FourCourtJester’s Twitter give-away, I managed to get a closed beta key and finally check it out for myself.
Hi-Rez Studios willl soon be granting Tribes: Ascend players — which is currently in open beta and free for everyone to play (by the way) — a new update that’ll introduce the ability to cloak, and to launch and detonate bombs. Then they top it off with a “laser-edged dagger”
The latest news from Hi-Rez Studios, currently developing Tribes: Ascend, will be music to the ears of anybody who’s been hunting high and low for a beta key to date. From this Friday, February 24th, at 5pm GMT, the game will be entering the open beta phase — meaning anybody can head over to the website, sign-up, and play, with no need for an illusive string of digits.