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Hi-Rez Studios Lays Out Details For Crossplay on Multiple Games

Hi-Rez Studios has posted a new set of details and information when it comes to several games that will be headed into crossplay. The company posted details on their website of how the system will work for games currently on multiple platforms, which includes Smite, Paladins, and Realm Royale. According to the details, there will […]

Realm Royale Has Taken a Major Dive in Players Since Launch

When Realm Royale first came out, it sounded like it was the perfect fantasy-driven alternative to every other battle royale game out there. Hi-Rez Studios went to great lengths to create something familiar to people that also retained a sense of individualism. But according to the latest numbers on the game, it looks like a […]

The PC Gaming Show at E3 Liveblog with Bleeding Cool

This year’s PC Gaming Show presented by our colleagues at PC Gamer is expected to host reveals from Crytek, Square Enix, and Sega, among others. It is quite possible, given this year’s massive lineup, that the PC Gaming Show is actually hosting the Sony overflow since the PlayStation conference is expected to be more intimate than […]


Paladins Mobile Game Promo Accidentally Used Overwatch Art

Hi-Rez Studios has gotten into a little trouble as eagle-eyed Reddit users noticed that it used art assets from Overwatch in one of its promotions. A lot has been made of Paladins‘ similarity to Overwatch. The comparison between the two titles is easy to see even at a cursory glance. Several characters around the start […]


Paladins is Leaving Early Access on May 8th

After more than a year of Early Access development, Hi-Rez Studios is launching their free-to-play shooter Paladins on Cbox One, PS4, and PC on May8th. The release was initially covered by IGN: While the launch patch has already been pushed into the live game, adding a Battle Pass system along with other changes, Developer Hi-Rez Studios says the […]


Paladins President Wonders If Overwatch’s Newest Hero Bares Similarities To One Of Their Own

Paladins developer Hi-Rez’s President Stew Chisam has posited online that Overwatch‘s newest hero, Brigitte is pretty similar to one of their own. Paladins relationship with Overwatch has always been an odd one. The similarities between the games are obviously there, but developer Hi-Rez has often maintained that their game was in development long before Overwatch‘s […]

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SMITE Pro League and SMITE Console Series Become Mixer Exclusives

New broadcasting news for Mixer as the company has formed a new partnership with Hi-Rez Studios to become the exclusive livestreaming home for both the SMITE Pro League and the SMITE Console Series. The deal will include all regular season play, tournaments, and grand championships moving forward, as they will attempt to bring the tournament’s record-setting viewership over to […]

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Paladins Jumps onto the Battle Royale Train with New Mode Called Battlegrounds

Paladins has announced a battle royale mode, seeing it as the newest game capitalising on the red-hot genre. PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds has become a monumental hit for the genre and as Paladins hops in, Hi-Rez Studio is calling its new mode… well, Paladins: Battlegrounds. This comes in the wake of PlayerUnknown himself, Brendan Greene, recently speaking out about […]

The Developer Of Smite Gives Details On Season 5

Before the next season and the world championships kick off for Smite, Hi-Rez Studios revealed some of the new additions on the way this time around, and they’re looking pretty awesome. You can check out the full details here, but longtime players will have some new mechanics they’ll have to get used to.


Paladins Players are Unhappy with Recent Loot Box System Changes

Hi-Rez Studios recently announced an updated progression system for its free-to-play hero shooter Paladins. And many players are angry over its apparent similarities to Star Wars Battlefront II’s Star Card system, arguing that the changed make the system a pay-to-win one. Prior to these changes, the stat-boosting cards needed to be unlocked through randomized loot boxes or […]

A Closed Beta Now Available For ‘Hand Of The Gods: SMITE Tactics’

If you haven’t checked out Hand of The Gods: SMITE Tactics yet on PC, no worries. Console owners are going to be getting a taste of the game shortly as the developers have announced a closed beta for the game will be happening before launch. Technically, it isn’t that closed, as all you need is a […]

Smite’s Card Game ‘Hand Of The Gods’ Is Now In Open Beta

Hi-Rez Studios has announced that the card game spinoff of their hit MOBA Smite is in its Open Beta phase today. Hand of the Gods: Smite Tactics is essentially the Smite themed lovechild of Xcom and Hearthstone. According to Hi-Rez’s own words, that is. To mark the opening of the Open Beta test phase, Hi-Rez announced the Venus Competitor’s Pack to […]