New In SMITE : Patch 3.5.5
April 1st, 2016

New God : The Manticore

Passive : Vengeance

  • The Manticore remembers being cut from the game and holds anger at the gods that stayed. The Manticore deals 25% increased damage to any god released before or during the Closed Beta of SMITE.

Triple Shot

  • The Manticore fires three projectile forward in a cone, dealing (15/36/44/45/135 +95% Physical Scaling) physical damage and poisoning them for (50/70/90/110/130) magical damage every second for 3 seconds. Cost: 50/60/70/70/80. Cooldown: 12s.

Purple Smoke

  • The Manticore shoots out an area of smoke at their enemies, causing them to cough. This cough disarms all enemies affected for 1s while also marking them with “Smokey”. “Smokey” can stack up to 3 times. Cost: 20/30/40/50/60. Cooldown: 6s.

Line of Smoke

  • The Manticore again shoots out smoke, this time dealing (80/120/160/200/240 +110% Physical Scaling) physical damage and slowing enemies caught in its path. Cost: 40/50/60/70/80. Cooldown: 14s.
    • Enemies with 1 stack of Smokey will become intoxicated.
    • Enemies with 2 stacks of Smokey will become intoxicated and slowed.
    • Enemies with 3 stacks of Smokey will become intoxicated, slowed, and silenced.

Ultimate : Ally Ambush

  • The Manticore rallies all of its friends to fight nearby enemies. Friends summoned include the Siege Juggernaut, the Fire Giant, Jungle Monsters, The Bomb Carrier, and allied Titans depending on rank. Cost: 80. Cooldown: 45s.

Item Changes

Bumba's Mask
  • Finally got around to cleaning up this item. Sorry to all the Gods who have dealt with the smell for this long.
Golden Bow

"

This item was lacking thematically. Gold is notoriously soft as a metal and wouldn't be that useful in an actual weapon.

"

  • This item will now snap in half after 20 procs and remain broken the rest of the game.
Ninja Tabi
  • New Passive : Literally makes you a ninja. Your footsteps will no longer make any noise.
Titan's Bane

New Passive : Increases damage done to the enemy Titan by 100%.

God Changes

Agni
Rain Fire

Rain Fire

  • Mana Cost increased from 0 → 2.
Ah Muzen Cab
Hive

Hive

  • Enemies who kill a hive will now be afflicted by Angry Bees! These Angry Bees! Will never stop chasing and attacking offending players. Never.
Stinger

Stinger

  • If Ah Muzen Cab fails to collect his stinger within 4 seconds, he will suffer fatal damage.
Ah Puch
Empty The Crypts

Empty The Crypts

  • This ability can now only be used once, as after the first use the crypts will be empty.
Amaterasu
Divine Presence

Divine Presence

  • Movement Speed from Benevolence Aura has been increased from 5/10/15/20/25 → 20/25/30/35/40%. Both auras are now Benevolence Aura.
Heavenly Reflection

Heavenly Reflection

  • While active this ability reflects sight based abilities like Blind, Petrify, or Darkest of Nights.  
Apollo
Across The Sky

Across The Sky

  • Apollo is now damage immune while channeling this ability.
  • This ability no longer drains Mana.
Arachne

"

Arachne is seeing a few adjustments to make her feel more like a real Spider.

"

Venomous Bite

Venomous Bite

  • Now deals 1 damage every second for 30 minutes. This damage does not interrupt backing.
Cocoon

Cocoon

  • Increased the basic attack requirement for stunning from 3 → 20.
Web

Web

  • This ability is now a channeled skill, requiring Arachne to spend 30 seconds properly constructing her web. Additionally this web will now spawn hundreds of very small Broodlings.
Ares
Shackles

Shackles

  • Enemies afflicted by Shackles will not be able to move further than 55 units away from Ares for the duration.
No Escape

No Escape

  • Enemies afflicted by Shackles will be instantly pulled and take double damage from No Escape.
  • Ares will also begin dancing during his ultimate. He may be a God of War but he is also a God Of Dance!  
Artemis

"

Because seriously, who calls it anything besides Tusky.

"

Calydonian Boar

Calydonian Boar

  • Calydonian Boar renamed to Tusky.
Athena
Preemptive Stike

Preemptive Stike

  • No longer has a channel time and can be cast instantly.
Confound

Confound

  • Cooldown reduced from 18 seconds → 12 seconds.
Bacchus
Drunk-O-Meter

Drunk-O-Meter

  • Bacchus’ screen now becomes increasingly blurry and wobbly the more intoxicated he becomes.
Bakasura

"

I mean, we see no reason why he can't just eat anything.

"

Eat Minion

Eat Minion

  • Renamed to Eat Anything and allows him to consume any killable thing on the map.
Bastet

General

  • Kawaii Pop Bastet is now the default model and voice pack for Bastet. All other skins and voice packs have been removed.
Bellona
Shield Bash

Shield Bash

  • Bellona gains 25% damage reduction and generates 50% more threat.
Bludgeon

Bludgeon

  • This ability can no longer be interrupted by Crowd Control.
Scourge

Scourge

  • When enemies are disarmed they will now need to find their weapon (or appendages) before they can use Basic Attacks. The weapon will be throw away from Bellona in a random direction.
Chronos

General

  • Chronos is now a three headed giant serpent. The first head is that of a man, second a bull, and third a lion. His skills remain unchanged.
Cupid
Heart Bomb

Heart Bomb

  • Enemies hit by Heart Bomb are now infatuated with the nearest allied unit, causing them to run after that target until the Heart Bomb explodes.
Geb
Roll Out

Roll Out

  • No longer has a maximum speed, duration, or damage cap.
Guan Yu

Reworked

  • Guan Yu has been reverted to his release state.
    • “Since we didn’t have time to redo all his animations, he still rides the Red Hare during his ultimate animation. It looks a bit strange, we will revisit it at some point. Maybe 3.18.” 
Hel
Switch Stances

Switch Stances

  • Hell now switches between her stances at random intervals.
Hou Yi
Ricochet

Ricochet

  • This ability will continue to bounce indefinitely.
Hun Batz

General

  • Added 10 new joke lines. No; they don’t make any more sense than his current jokes.
Janus

General

  • Portals created by Janus can now be taken my enemies and no longer have any cap to the amount of times they can be used backwards and forwards.
  • Additionally, projectiles can be fired through portals.
Khepri
Scarab's Blessing

Scarab's Blessing

  • Allies hit by this ability will restore to 100% health after it triggers or fades.
  • Additionally, this can now be case on dead teammates, instantly reviving them and removing a kill from the enemy teams counter.
Loki

"

Loki is simply our favorite over here at HiRez. He is so cunning, intellectual, clever, genius; basically we went and looked at the thesaurus for smart and found everything fit him. As such we wanted to give him some much needed love this patch to make sure he stands out.

"

General

  • Added “The Best God”, “Devilishly Handsome”, and “Wicked Smart” to his search tags.
Vanish

Vanish

  • Loki always outwits his opponent, and is the master of stealth. Duration of the stealth has been increased from 4 seconds to 10 seconds.
  • Loki can no longer be unstealthed during the duration of Vanish.
Assassinate

Assassinate

  • Loki is simply the best at killing enemy gods. Because of this, his assassinate now always kills hit target. Cooldown resets upon getting a killing blow.
Medusa
Sidewinder (Old Passive)

Sidewinder (Old Passive)

  • Her passive has been replaced with Petrify.
Petrify (New Passive)

Petrify (New Passive)

  • Medusa found it far more combat effective to just leave her mask off. Enemies in a cone in front of her that face her will now instantly be stunned for 3s.
Petrify (We may need a new name.)

Petrify (We may need a new name.)

  • Statues can no longer be killed.
  • Description updated to reflect her new passive. Medusa now just glared extra mean-like instead of taking off her mask.
Mercury
Fastest God Alive (Passive)

Fastest God Alive (Passive)

  • This passive now ensures Mercury has 5 more movement speed than the next highest base movement speed in the game.
Nemesis

General

  • Is now immune to Blind, Medusa’s Petrify, or Xbalanque’s Darkest Of Nights.
Nox

General

  • Is now immune to Blind, Medusa’s Petrify, or Xbalanque’s Darkest Of Nights.
Nu Wa
Fire Shards

Fire Shards

  • Fixed a bug where Fire Shards were missing some enemy gods. Now when enemy gods are immune to damage Fire Shards will wait until the immunity fades to hit their target.
Osiris
Fragmented (Passive)

Fragmented (Passive)

  • Osiris will now have a debuff which reads “Osiris doesn’t want to talk about his 9th missing fragment.”
Poseidon
Release The Kraken!

Release The Kraken!

  • Renamed to Release The Quaken!
  • All skins will now release a giant rubber duck appropriately themed for their skin.
    • Poolseidon will get a Kraken.
Ra
Searing Pain

Searing Pain

  • This ability now deals 200% damage if the player spun 360 degrees before firing.
Ravana

"

After intense internal debate, Ravana's mustache has to go.

"

General

  • Ravana no longer has a mustache on any skin.
Scylla

"

When watching a replay of Scylla we realized she had way too many hounds out at one time. The math didn't check out.

"

General

  • Scylla now has 11 hounds instead of 4.
    • Their names are Ajax, Achilles, Cyril, Zoey, Hector, Cimon, Max, Jack, Daisy, Lucy, and Sir Fluffybottoms III.
Serqet
Ambush

Ambush

  • This ability now resets on getting a kill, getting an assist, pouncing on an enemy that is out of combat, getting out of combat, and sometimes randomly upon use.
Sol

General

  • Removed from the game. Unfortunately fighting on the Battleground of the Gods distracted her from the wolves chasing her real form.
Sun Wukong
72 Transformations

72 Transformations

  • Reworked 72 Transformations to have 72 transformations. Players can now select which transformation they want by moving their camera to one of the 72 new positions on this skills targeter. Some examples are :
    • Fish : Flops around, dealing 60/120/180/240/300 (+50% Physical Power) splash damage over three flops.
    • Koala : Climbs up onto any nearby tree and heal for 3/4/5/6/7% of his Maximum Health every second for 4 seconds. Only works on maps with Trees.
    • Giraffe : Sun Wukong becomes a Giraffe for 5 seconds. His extended neck allows him to see over walls.
Sylvanus

General

  • Told to go home by Grover.
  • Grover has been removed from SMITE to pursue his career in Paladins.
Thanatos
Harvester of Souls

Harvester of Souls

  • This passive now additionally provides an assist from any kill that happens on the map. Afterall, as the Hand of Death, he has a hand in every kill.
Ullr

General

  • Ullr now equips Skis when affected by Permafrost from Skadi.
Vamana

Colossal Fury

  • Vamana no longer shrinks when his ultimate ends, instead staying at his current size. Additional casts of his ultimate will see him grow larger.
  • His non-ultimate abilities will now scale to whatever his current size is.
Vulcan

General

When using the Sentry Vulcan skin, all scaling for his abilities are increased by 75%. Technology is power!

Ymir

General

  • All voice lines and sound effects are now replaced with his VVGH. Hi!