Who can nominate or vote?
- Anyone with a Hi-Rez account made before October 1, 2020 will be allowed to nominate or vote in the Golden Bolts.
Who can be nominated?
- Only creators who have published or participated in SMITE content during the 2020 calendar year will be eligible for nomination.
How do nominations work?
- Community members with a Hi-Rez account made before October 1, 2020 will be able to log in through our website and submit information to nominate people for each category. You can nominate as many creators as you want.
What categories can I nominate someone for?
- Live Streaming
- Any content creator that streams live on a platform such as Twitch, YouTube, or Facebook Gaming can be nominated for the following categories:
- International Streamer of the year
- Streamer of the Year
- Clip of the Year
- Any clip from a “Live” stream that is less than 60 seconds
- Video Creator
- Any creator that publishes produced non-livestream video content on a platform such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, or Instagram can be nominated for the following categories:
- International Video Creator of the Year
- Video Creator of the Year
- Video of the Year
- Community Contributor
- Community Member of the year
- A community creator that has had an exceptional impact on the SMITE community on any platform
- Fan Art of the Year
- Art of any form such as skin concepts, character art, or other fan art.
- Funniest Moment
- A community creator that has an exceptionally funny moment such as, stream clips, reddit post, twitter posts, or in game moments.
- Pro Play / Esports
- Rookie of the Year
- Pro Player of the Year
- Esports Play of the Year
Who is eligible for an International category?
- Any creator outside of the United States.
When do nominations open?
- SMITE nominations will be open from October 7th - 15th, 2020.
How are finalists selected?
- A council of staff from Titan Forge will select four finalists from the pool of nominated creators.
When are finalists selected?
- SMITE finalists will be selected from October 16th-23rd, 2020.
When can I vote on the finalists?
- SMITE voting for The Golden Bolts will be open from November 1st - 22nd, 2020.
How are winners chosen?
- Community members with a Hi-Rez account created before October 1st, 2020 will be able to login in and vote ONCE for each category. The creator with the most votes will be the winner!
When are winners announced?
- Winners will be announced during the SMITE World Championship.
What is the prize?
- Each winner will receive a custom award trophy to commemorate their victory!