Kali is the latest original god to receive an overhaul but that’s just part of the most recent patch to SMITE. The god-based MOBA from Hi-Rez Studios is now fully invested in the holiday spirit, unlocking the original Jingle Hel for purchase, which was revamped in early October, Bacchus Father Chrishsmash and a Wreck-the-Halls Fenrir.
Before we move on, it’s important to note that the holiday skins are available for a limited time. If you don’t pick them up by January 8, you risk the chance of missing them entirely, or at least another year.
Back to Kali, the Goddess of Destruction and the first god of my SMITE career. The vampiric melee assassin remains in that role but is now even more of a hunter thanks to her reworked passive. She’ll now will randomly mark an opponent for death, gaining a massive 80% health regen and 25% gold bonus for completing the task. The death of her target or herself will reassign the mark.
That’s hardly the only change to Kali. She can now be more aggresive thanks to the ability to leap at her opponent with Nimble Strike and follow that up with an AoE stun from Incense. Full details, the trailer and all the patch notes after the cut. And it’s Odin’s turn to have the Midas touch, as his Golden skin has been added. Read more…