Hi-Rez Studios announced today that Paladins: Champions from the Realm will officially launch out of early access on May 8th, after attracting over 25 million players through the Beta phase. The game was the most played new title around the Steam platform in 2016 and it\’s really still among the many Top 20 most played games on Steam, while being on the list of top free-to-play titles available on Microsoft\’s Xbox One and Sony\’s PlayStation 4 consoles.
Chris Larson, Executive Producer on Paladins, said:
We are really excited with the official release of Paladins. We actually want to thank each of our dedicated Beta players to your commitment they have got included with helping Paladins grow. This Launch Celebration is about our players – simply their feedback were we capable of making Paladins the astounding game it is today, with drastically improved UI, console aiming, presentation, and gameplay.
There\’ll often be a two-week launch celebration with as many as $100 million being given away in in-game currency. The Esports Arena in Las vegas nevada will likely host the launch tournament, on May 5th and 6th. Presented by Allies Esports, it will eventually feature six of the most effective teams facing off for the total prize pool of $100,000.
Furthermore, Hi-Rez Studios kicked off the celebration using the global discharge of Paladins Strike, a mobile shooter from this universe and offering on iOS and Android devices. Upon playing the action, you\’ll be able to unlock two free skins for Champions within the Realm.
Meanwhile, the separate client for Realm Royale recently entered Closed Alpha.