Category: Spring Split

Patch 4.11: Code of Chivalry – Breakdown

A look at what patch 4.11 offers and some opinions on the content and changes therein.

Season 4 Spring Masters Results and Analysis

Spring Masters is behind us, and we have a new king for teams to look forward to toppling. A well-deserved congratulations is in order for Obey Alliance (EU). They looked strong all split, and persevered through an incredibly strong bracket to reach that prize. The final set was a full set of five games, with ...

Season 4 Spring Masters Predictions

It seems like only yesterday we were watching the insanity of the SMITE Season 4 Spring Gauntlet. Oxygen Supremacy (NA) made a run for the ages off of crazy team synergy and a god pool so deep it requires a lifeguard. Team Rival (EU) fought hard and came out on top of everyone, exhibiting some hot players ...

Season 4 Spring Gauntlet Results and Analysis

The SMITE Season 4 Spring Gauntlet is in the books, and what a wild ride. I got a lot wrong - and a lot right - about what the Gauntlet would bring us, but it certainly delivered on the entertainment. The Spring Masters LAN should provide another bevy of twists and turns, and we can ...

Season 4 Spring Gauntlet Predictions

The SMITE Spring Gauntlet begins tomorrow - pitting the teams unlucky enough not to have finished in the top two of the online portion against each other in a grueling ladder format. The two last-place teams in each region - Flash Point (NA) and Sanguine Esports (EU) - and the top two Challenge Cup teams ...

Week 6 SPL Results, Power Rankings, and the Spring LAN

The online portion of the Season 4 Spring Split has come to an end. I went 7-5 on the week, finishing a respectable 33-23 (59%) for the split. It ended not with a whimper, but with a bang. How big of a bang? Well, one day after a set that highlighted the problematic nature of ...

Week 4/5 SPL Results, Power Rankings, and Week 6 Predictions

A breakdown of the latest week of the SPL, trend analysis, weekly awards, current power rankings, and predictions for the coming week.

Week 3 SPL Results, Power Rankings, and Week 4/5 Predictions

It’s times like this week that remind me that while some professional teams are better than others, that skill differential is usually shown over a larger set of games. When there is a small set, anything can happen. It also reminds me that eSports need better governance. Without stricter guidelines and improved transparency, it will ...

Week 2 SPL Results, Power Rankings, and Week 3 Predictions

The early part of the season for any sport is always exciting. Some teams start to show flashes of brilliance, some are the steady hands from the previous season, some look sleepy but start to awaken, and other teams look like they forgot to add fuel to their jets and have resigned themselves to crashing […]

Week 1 SPL Results, Power Rankings, and Week 2 Predictions

The first week of Season Four of the Smite Professional League is officially in the books. My record for selections for the week (and season) is 6-2. The missed games come in the form of a major upset, and hedging bests against a team that looks like it is going to be a force to be reckoned ...