Smite Update Version 5.18 (PS4 Version 10.86) released on PC, Xbox One and PS4 [Patch Notes]

Smite Update Version 5.18 (PS4 Version 10.86) has been released on PC, Xbox One and PS4.

The update brings forth various improvements and balancing. It also adds six news skins:

Skin Type How to Obtain
Oni Chernobog Exclusive Hera’s Odyssey Purchase
Mystic Enchantress Nu Wa Exclusive Hera’s Odyssey Purchase
Revenge Tech Nemesis Exclusive Hera’s Odyssey Purchase
Battle Worn Achilles Exclusive Hera’s Odyssey Purchase
Headless Norseman Loki Exclusive
Pixel Lancer Skadi Exclusive

Do note that some players are reporting missing their Odyssey Points after completing the update. If you’re facing a similar issue then wait for a fix from developers Hi-Rez Studios as its a known issue. There’s also a issue where players are stuck on the game’s launch with the error:  “Steam Authentication Failed”.

Check out the full Patch Notes below:

Smite Update Version 5.18 (PS4 Version 10.86) PC, Xbox One and PS4 Patch Notes

Item Balance

  • Heartseeker
    • If an instant aoe ability hits multiple targets, this effect will now trigger on the lowest health target in the area
  • Mage’s Blessing
    • Decreased Bonus Ability Damage from 25 to 10
    • Added 20 Magical Power
    • Added 10 Physical Power
  • Messenger’s Mask
    • Decreased Magical Power from 30 to 20
  • Bumba’s Mask
    • Decreased Cooldown Reduction from 20% to 10%
  • Berserker’s Shield
    • Decreased Attack Speed from 15% to 10%

God Balance

  • Baron Samedi
    • Wrap it Up-Increased Cooldown from 12s to 14s
  • Cerberus
    • Paralyzing Spit-The Mana cost for this ability was not matching in game, Fixed to match the description
  • Chernobog
    • Living Nightmare-This ability no longer triggers his passive on every basic attack. His passive will now continue to function normally during the effects of this ability
  • Erlang Shen
    • Passive-Erlang Shen’s dog no longer trigger on hit item passives or a portion of Erlang Shen’s damage, Each time Erlang Shen’s dog hits a target they will take 2% of the Maximum HP as damage
  • Freya
    • Northern Lights-Updated the visual FX to show when her next ability will detonate
    • Aurora Blade-Updated the visual FX that show when her ability is toggled on.
  • Ganesha
    • Dharmic Pillars-Now deals an extra 60% increased damage on the first time a target passes over the threshold, Decreased damage per tick from 95/135/175/215/255 to 90/130/170/210/250, Fixed an issue where players could get stuck on top of the Dharmic Pillars.
  • Nemesis
    • Retribution-Increased Shield Healing from 60/70/80/90/100% of damage received to 80/85/90/95/100%
  • Pele
    • Pyroclast-Cooldown increased from 13s to 14s
    • Eruption-Decreased Inner Damage from 85/130/175/220/265 to 80/125/170/215/260, Decreased Outer Damage from 80/120/160/200/240 to 60/100/140/180/220
  • Sobek
    • Tail Whip-Increase Cooldown from 12s to 14s
  • Thor
    • Tectonic Rift-Increased Stun Duration from .8/1/1.2/1.4/1.6 to 1/1.15/1.3/1.45/1.6s

Smite is available now on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

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