The Hi-Rez Expo (HRX), presented by Twitch, starts tomorrow and lasts for 4 days. This year at the expo it was announced that with a Twitch Prime membership you can become a “Twitch God” with SMITE this month. Subscribers will be eligible to claim the exclusive JT-6000 skin for Janus.
SMITE is a 3rd-person multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) video-game. In SMITE, players control a god, goddess, or another mythical creature for team-based combat.
Twitch is a live streaming gaming platform owned by Amazon. Twitch broadcasts eSports, streams playthroughs, and other creative content.
HRX viewers can link their Hi-Rez and Twitch account at http://www.hirezstudios.com/link/. Once linked, they are eligible to receive special game awards during the broadcast, such as in-game currency.
The expo is also hosting eSports. 22 teams are set to play in this year’s event. On January 8, Coca-Cola will be hosting a viewing party for the tournament. There will also be a cosplay contest. Cash prizes are for each of the events.