This Week in Raptr: Upcoming Firefall Sweeps, #SmiteAlmighty2014, Rift’s Nightmare Tide Beta, Extra Life, Game Detections

0 Posted by - August 25, 2014 - About Us, Announcements, Community

Firefall Instant Replay Event and Sweepstakes
Raptr and Red 5 Studios have joined forces again! We’ve got an Instant Replay contest coming up as well as a sweepstake reward — we’ll update with more details soon!

#SmiteAlmighty2014 Instant Replay Event

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Deities! Unleashed your wrath in spectacular fashion lately? Capture your greatest Smite moments with Raptr’s new Instant Replay feature, and EVERY DAY from 8/22 to 9/22 — we’ll give away 2500 gems to our three favorite Smite Instant Replays. That’s right, three winners each day! And on 9/23, we’ll select three of the previous daily winners to get a grand prize: one of three AMD Radeon R7 260X graphics cards!

For more details on how you can win, check the contest post here.

Rift Nightmare Tide Beta Instant Replay Event

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Be among the first to brave a Nightmare Rift in the next major Rift expansion. Capture your best Rift moments with Raptr’s Replay feature by 9/8 — we’ll give away 100 Nightmare Tide beta invites to the creators of our favorite Instant Replays!

Check the contest page here for more details.

And if you don’t want to brave Telara on your own, the Raptr pet is back by popular demand! Claim your pet now.

Rewards
Enhance your gaming rig by entering one of our hardware sweepstakes. Or perhaps you’d like to test your odds at winning a Raptr dino plushie?

Take a look at the latest items in our Rewards Store and redeem your goodies today!

Extra Life
We’re two months away from the kick-off of our Extra Life charity stream and we’re getting pumped to play games for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals! We’ll be joined by special guests from Q-Games, Hi-Rez with Smite, Hinterland Games with The Long Dark, 17-Bit and Galak-Z, and many more.

Visit our Extra Life team page for more info and to join our team.

Game Detections
We’ve got new game detections for Shadowgate, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, and new Humble Bundle titles like Amnesia: A Machine For Pigs. For a full list of our latest detections, check out this list here.

Community Highlights
Airborn kill by Mr Bipolar
Raptr member Mr Bipolar basically plays Duck Hunt in Titanfall when a pilot tries escaping their exploding Titan.

Freaking wizards knifing midair by ginjaa
Battlefield 4 isn’t really a game about sorcery, but this midair knife is pretty damn magical.

Well I didn’t expect that… by Sil3ntwarri0r
Watch in wonder as Raptr member Sil3ntwarri0r gets not one but two headshot kills with a single shot in Battlefield 4.

Quadrakill against NKT by H3LLHER0
Raptr member H3LLHER0 scores a quadrakill against the League of Legends clan NKT. Sadly, his penta was stolen.

When fortune loves me by bioticum
Take a look at this goal-scoring play by Raptr member bioticum that went from one end of the field to the other in FIFA World.