Official Site: SMITE
Studio: Hi-Rez Studios
Launch Date: March 25, 2014
Genre: Mythological Fantasy MOBA
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Xbox One

The Daily Grind: Would you play Overwatch if it had a PvE or co-op mode?

Overwatch had a strange 2018. While Blizzard expanded the game's developer team last year, it also put out less content (and more repeat...

Stewart Chisam will replace Erez Goren as CEO of SMITE company Hi-Rez Studios

Multiplayer online game company Hi-Rez Studios is seeing a leadership shuffle this week, as the man who's been CEO for 14 years is...

The MOP Up: Star Trek Online’s Battle at the Binary Stars heats up

Star Trek Online has a serious crush on Discovery right now -- and why not, since the show has propeled the franchise back...

The MOP Up: TERA’s Valkyrie goes to console while Vainglory comes to PC

No matter what platform you're on, there's good stuff coming your way! TERA's Valkyrie update is finally making the jump to Xbox One...

The Stream Team: Experiencing Celestial Domination in SMITE

Right before HRX, the newest SMITE adventure opened up, and Massively OP's MJ has not been able to jump into it -- until now!...

Experience Hi-Rez Expo Fall 2018 through pictures

Perhaps one of the saddest things to me about the Hi-Rex Expo's change in time and location this year was that I was...
Is it just me or did this just stop at some point?

Hi-Rez Expo 2017: SMITE’s Corrupted Arena, adventures, and never saying never to an MMO

The Hi-Rez Expo's fall debut is over. The SMITE champions have been crowned. Switch and cross-platform play was announced. Upcoming gods were revealed....

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: Assessing the new expo venue, game experimentation, and esports

Did you catch our latest Stew Talks? It's like Ted Talks, but about gaming and Hi-Rez. When I sat down with Stew Chisam,...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: Stewart Chisam makes sense of the studio split, hints at new game

You've heard of Simon Says? At Hi-Rez Expo I played Stew Says, but in this game I try to get Stew Chisam, President...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: Looking for lore and more in all Paladins places

Let's cut to the chase: There was quite a bit to learn and celebrate about Paladins during the Hi-Rez Expo this fall. Announcements,...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: SMITE and Paladins form community leadership councils for feedback

Wouldn't it be nice if players had a direct line to devs to deliver feedback? Hi-Rez is launching a new initiative to ensure just...

Hi-Rez Expo: SMITE’s new arena, Avalon, and a hands-on with Switch

One thing I can say about the Hi-Rez Expo is that no matter what time of year the studio has it, it's always...

The Stream Team: Starring in SMITE’s new arena (plus giveaway)

Hi-Rez surprised Massively OP's MJ by opening the brand-new arena up during the Expo -- when she couldn't really stop to play it! Although...

Hi-Rez Expo: Esports adds college varsity national championships and high school leagues

Hi-Rez has never shied away from the fact that it is based on competitive games and believes esports is an integral part of the...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: Get free goodies for SMITE, Paladins, and Realm Royale

It's a well-known fact that players who attend cons get a hold of free swag. But Hi-Rez isn't leaving out the folks at home...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: King Arthur and Merlin join SMITE’s lineup

SMITE doesn't restrict itself to only ancient deities from various pantheons for its lineup of combatants - it also draws on those giants...

Hi-Rez Expo 2018: SMITE is coming to Nintendo Switch with full cross-platform play

The Battlegrounds of the Gods just got bigger. During the keynote address at Hi-Rez Expo today, Titan Forge Games announced that SMITE is...

The Stream Team: Getting ready for HRX with SMITE

Hi-Rex Expo -- with its new partner and new time slot -- debuts this week, and Massively OP's MJ is looking forward to see the...

The MOP Up: Pagan Online slams ARPGs and MOBAs together

Tack this on your list of action-RPGs to watch. Mad Head Games announced that it is developing a blend of ARPG and MOBA with...

SMITE’s 5.20 update brings new skins, bug fixes, and Hera balance changes

The latest patch to Hi-Rez Studios's free-to-play, mythology-based MOBA SMITE recently went live, bringing with it a handful of shiny new skins,...