Whereas updating a recreation and advertising it as a sequel seems to be a development nowadays, SMITE 2 stands as a real sequel to the unique recreation. This begs the query: will our skins from SMITE 1 carry over to SMITE 2? Let’s discover out!
Are you able to switch SMITE skins to SMITE 2?
Sadly, most SMITE 1 skins is not going to switch over to SMITE 2. The exceptions to this are skins launched in SMITE 1 throughout Yr 11 and a small assortment of (at the moment unknown) “cross-gen” skins.
You received’t be left empty-handed, nonetheless. For each gem beforehand spent in SMITE, you’ll obtain a Legacy Gem to spend in SMITE 2. This can be a new forex that can be utilized to “pay for 50% of the price of most in-game purchases in SMITE 2,” in keeping with the official website.
Along with Legacy Gems, Hello-Rez Studios shall be internet hosting the Divine Legacy occasion in SMITE 1, which gives rewards for each video games based mostly on the way you’ve performed SMITE from the start till Yr 11.
Divine Legacy rewards
The Divine Legacy occasion in SMITE 1 lets you unlock a choose-your-own Tier 4 and Tier 5 and as much as 11 skins in SMITE 2 at no cost. You can even unlock Badges in SMITE 2 that showcase spectacular feats and uncommon skins within the unique recreation. That approach, your workforce will know who’s boss once you’re sat there with a default pores and skin.
When the occasion goes reside, an choice to hyperlink your SMITE 1 and SMITE 2 accounts shall be obtainable within the Divine Legacy tab. Should you’re shifting platforms, ensure that to hyperlink your whole platforms collectively on the linked accounts page of Hi-Rez’s website.
To get these rewards, in addition to your legacy gems, you should entry
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Why don’t SMITE 1 skins carry over to SMITE 2?
Hello-Rez Studios claims that SMITE 2 is being built from the ground up in Unreal Engine 5. Anybody who performs SMITE is aware of there are a lot of skins, and creating brand-new fashions for every would take a daft quantity of labor. In accordance with the builders, 246 years.
That’s to not say that no skins from SMITE 1 shall be remade for SMITE 2. As talked about earlier, Yr 11 options cross-gen skins obtainable in each video games. I’m certain sure fan-favorite skins may even reappear sooner moderately than later.
Questioning what else is altering? Try our information on the differences between SMITE 1 and SMITE 2.