The mosh pit is in mid-lane of the Battleground of the Gods, because of the all-new Slipknot crossover occasion. Smite has partnered with the world-famous heavy metallic band Slipknot to carry all 9 band members in-game with a collection of implausible skins, accessible now for Xbox One and Xbox Series X|S.
Like all our crossover occasions in Smite, this was a labor of love. Many of our builders are “maggots” — the time period for Slipknot devoted. But maybe nobody is as massive of a fan as our Audio Lead Kellen Malone, who requested me to cross alongside this word:
“As a fan of Slipknot for over 22 years, working with Slipknot has truly been a surreal experience. Helping to put Slipknot and their music into Smite has been a passion project and a peak moment in my career that I will never forget. Slipknot went above and beyond with clown recording sounds that we incorporated into our sound effects. The Titan Forge team put in a monumental amount of effort to make this a reality and was worked on by many long-time Slipknot fans. Stay metal.”
This head-banging occasion permits you to purchase your favourite band member’s pores and skin immediately, be it Corey Taylor, clown, Sid Wilson, Craig Jones, Michael Pfaff, Jay Weinberg, Mick Thomson, Jim Root, or Alessandro Venturella. All objects are additionally accessible in a chest. Unlock three cosmetics to get the Slipknot Music Theme and rock out on the battleground to snippets from the songs “Duality,” “Psychosocial,” and “The Devil In I.” There’s no higher time to purchase than now — a Gem Sale is reside till May 30!
If you’ve obtained Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, you may get began with the Slipknot Starter Pass without spending a dime! This Starter Pass consists of the gods featured in the Slipknot occasion, their Voice Packs, a 30-Day Account Booster, and a Deal of the Day Token that can assist you get began in Smite as quick as doable.
For all our Xbox gamers, this replace additionally brings a particular shock: Your first likelihood ever to play on the Classic Conquest map! This throwback to Smite’s earliest days, beforehand accessible solely on PC, is now accessible as half of our new Smite Night characteristic. Every Saturday is now your evening to play Smite; log in every Saturday to play featured recreation modes like Classic Conquest, get particular free rewards, and a lot extra! Saturday is Smite Night, each week!
We’re additionally turning again the clock with the all-old Blast from the Past Battle Pass. You can lastly unlock Trickster Loki on Xbox, simply along with your preliminary buy. Then you possibly can unlock as much as three extra skins that you just select! Pick from favourite skins that you will have missed in a earlier Battle Pass — the alternative is yours!
If you’re a ranked predominant, you’re in luck: Our greatest Conquest refresh but is right here! In addition to a large steadiness cross that drastically adjustments how the recreation feels, the all-new Knight’s Keep map is right here. This refresh brings a brand new Arthurian fort artwork set alongside Arthurian obelisks and choices. The obelisks will grant you catapult siege pushers in lane, serving to you to victory.
We can’t wait to go bang with you in Classic Conquest or Knight’s Keep!