Hi-Rez Studios has also announced that the Oceanic region will be represented at the Paladins Invitational tournament during the Hi-Rez Expo in 2017.

Taking place alongside the SMITE Oceanic Pro League (OPL) Final in Sydney this November – teams will compete for a spot at the Paladins Invitational where teams from around the world will compete for a $150,000 USD prize pool.

Teams can sign up for the preliminary tournaments (running from October to November) which will determine the invited teams on CyberGamer here.

If you haven’t checked out Paladins, it’s an upcoming free-to-play team-based shooter by Hi-Rez Studios which features heroes and a card-based system.

The SMITE OPL Final 2016 will run from November 25-27 which will feature the Paladins Invitational match. Ticket information will be announced closer to the date. The event will also be streamed live on www.twitch.tv/hireztv.