Hello-Rez Studios‘ annual celebration is right here, with this year’s Hi-Rez Expo taking place at DreamHack Atlanta.
The expo shouldn't be solely the end result of Paladins and SMITE’s esports seasons, it gives plenty of opportunities for its games’ communities to witness enormous announcements, see what’s subsequent for the studio, and - in fact - recreation.
With two world championships, LAN events, panels and shows, neighborhood initiatives, and a cosplay contest, there’s loads occurring over November 15-seventeenth. Let’s get into what fans can anticipate!
Paladins World Championship
Wrapping up the third season of Paladins’ esports season, the Paladins World Championship will see the perfect eight groups compete throughout Pc and console for a complete prize pool of $300,000 (£232,440).
Team Envy, Pittsburgh Knights, Natus Vincere, Spacestation Gaming, Ninjas in Pyjamas, Renegades, Virtus.professional, and Kanga Esports all certified for the prestigious occasion, but just one staff will emerge victorious.
The semifinals will happen on November 16th, with the finals groups going through off in opposition to each other on November 17th in a greatest-of-seven collection.
SMITE World Championship
One other monumental event within the type of SMITE World Championship will take centre stage at Hello-Rez Expo, with over $1,000,000 (£774,600) being handed out across Computer and console teams.
The finale of SMITE’s sixth esports season entails Staff Rival, Splyce, Renegades, Dignitas, Pittsburgh Knights, eUnited, SK Gaming, and Sanguine Esports.
On the weekend itself, the highest two groups who survive the position round will compete against the top six squads from the SMITE Pro League in a playoff bracket.
November fifteenth will see the quarterfinals happen, with the semifinals taking place on November 16th, and the highly-anticipated finals ending issues off on November seventeenth.
Hello-Rez Presents is a keynote presentation from Hi-Rez Studios that offers fans an perception into what’s in the works behind-the-scenes. All improvement plans can be divulged, which all the time proves to be one of the most thrilling elements of the expo.
Other shows and panels are set to take place over the weekend too. Game-particular insights, easy methods to make it as a professional player, and how to interrupt into the games business are all scorching matters that will be mentioned.
Panels and displays can be hosted all through the weekend. Take a look at the whole schedule!
It wouldn’t be a Hi-Rez Expo - or a DreamHack event, no much less - with out the opportunity to play some good previous games. If you’re watching the Paladins and SMITE motion and have the itch to test your expertise, there will likely be playable stations for Hi-Rez Studios’ titles on the event.
At the tip of the day, Hello-Rez Expo exists for the group. The studio hosts the occasion annually - and continues so as to add enjoyable features to it - to thank its community for the assist it supplies every single day.