Because the cosmic entity Yagorath devours every little thing in her path, the Realm struggles to battle again and survive her terrifying assault. Nonetheless, in its darkest hour, a brand new power steps onto the battlefield to face in opposition to the corruption of The Maw and produce hope again to the Realm. She is Octavia the Indomitable, the most recent playable Paladins Champion!
Octavia is the elite commander of the Justice of the Peace’s forces and has risen the ranks by means of grit, willpower, and iron will. She is the primary to the battle and final to go away and by no means abandons anybody within the warmth of battle. She values self-discipline, honor, and most of all, human life. Although she could carry the banner of the Justice of the Peace, she fights for all who reside within the Realm and is set to unite the Resistance and Justice of the Peace to repel the darkish threats of The Maw. Octavia has the tactical data and battlefield prowess wanted to cease Yagorath, and her time is now.
Octavia is the newest harm Champion to hitch Paladins and is supplied with a DMR, a semi-automatic scoped rifle that may dish out excessive harm at mid and lengthy ranges. Firstly of a match, Octavia can select between 4 completely different passive talents that can give her complete workforce a bonus, permitting gamers to make a tactical alternative that can give their squad the higher hand.
Octavia brings different instruments into the fray similar to her Distortion Area, a dome she will be able to throw down that covers a large space. Whereas on this dome, allies are hidden and enemies are disoriented, permitting Octavia to isolate firefights and defend her teammates from oppressive hearth. Octavia herself additionally has a leap capability that launches her into the air, permitting her to rapidly transfer to new vantage factors. Whereas within the air, if Octavia goals down her scope, she’s going to hover for a short second, permitting her to fireplace off some well-placed photographs. Lastly, Octavia’s final capability calls down a barrage of lasers in a line in entrance of her, damaging enemies that don’t scramble to get out of the best way and giving her workforce some respiration room.
Along with Octavia, this replace additionally launches our first ever Occasion Cross, titled Sport On. Occasion Passes will exchange Battle Passes going ahead, and permit us to supply extra frequent content material updates with extra impactful rewards for gamers to unlock. This primary Occasion Cross is a celebration of all issues gaming, from retro video games to digital actuality to flashy PC setups. Gamers can unlock Avatar Androxus and Full Dive Ying together with greater than 20 different rewards similar to alternate variations of every pores and skin!
This replace additionally debuts a totally new problem system titled Trials of the Realm, which incorporates a map of key territories inside the Realm that Paladins gamers will acknowledge. Totally different locales will unlock weekly, every with distinctive challenges for gamers to work in direction of. These challenges grant rewards upon completion and will be tried by all gamers, whether or not they personal the Occasion Cross or not. Be sure to test again every week of the Occasion Cross to unlock every little thing earlier than it’s gone!
We’re excited for Xbox One, Collection X and Collection S gamers to dive into the digital world of our Sport On Occasion Cross and expertise the indomitable would possibly of Octavia. The Indomitable replace is accessible now in Paladins – obtain as we speak!
Enter a fantasy world of historical expertise in Paladins, a team-based shooter with technique parts and deep character customization. By means of a singular collectible card system, gamers can amplify and increase a personality’s core set of talents to play precisely how they wish to play.