Zapman Talks Hou Yi, the New Hunter God (Video)

Hou Yi, the new hunter, was met with mixed reviews due to a steep learning curve and atypical kit. Zapman comes to the rescue. In his new video Zapman shares early insights into this difficult-to-master Chinese hunter. We have also summed up Zapman’s thoughts on the new god in compact text form.

Chaac AD Carry Guide (Zapman Build)

Chaac, the Lane Bully. Duo-lane Chaac is an experiment to attack the Conquest meta from a new angle. Chaac purposes to stall out the duo lane, putting the enemy Carry more and more behind. For a bruiser he has just the perfect kit for bullying the lane: his passive and a healing ability for high amounts of sustain; his axe throw as both great…

Conquest 101 — Lanes, Roles, Jungle Camp Timers (Season 1)

Where is the duo lane? What is the Jungler supposed to do? When exactly does Gold Fury respawn? This guide lays out the fundamentals for playing SMITE’s Conquest game mode, providing handy, illustrated overviews for each of the different lanes (including map orientation), roles and their respective tasks, and the respawn timers as well as gold and experience…

Chronos AD Carry Guide (Zapman Build)

Chronos, the Hyper Carry Oddball. Only in the secluded duo lane is Chronos given the necessary time and space to get his early and mid game going. Save for his Ultimate, Chronos’ kit is that of a hyper carry, sporting low-cooldown burst, hard crowd control (stun), and a potent steroid ability to power up his auto-attacks. In the late game…

Freya AD Carry Guide (Zapman Build)

Freya, Ms. Pentakill. Freya is infamous for her unrivaled boxing potential. As AD Carry, she is given enough farm time in the duo lane to get her build going even when being played from behind. Strong in the mid to late phases of the game, Freya can easily outbox multiple opponents at once with her over-the-top, hyper-carry kit — no…