Hi-Rez Studios continues to expand support for the pro level of Smite in the Oceanic region for season three of its eSports competition.
How much extra support? Try $100,000AUD in the prize pool this year for professional teams from Australia and New Zealand.
This $100K prize pool tops Hi-Rez’s previous highest prize pool offering of $65,000AUD in 2015, of which Smite Oceania Pro League victors Avant Garde took home the lion’s share.
“Since introducing the Smite Pro League to the Oceania region last season
, we’ve been very excited to see the growth in quality and competitiveness of the scene,” said Hi-Rez Studios’ eSports manager Adam Mierzejewski. “We think the Oceania scene will compete very strongly on the world stage in Season 3.