Riot Games has revealed that 4 extra fortunate League of Legends champions will probably be getting prestige skins over the approaching year. However, the studio’s plans – unveiled in November – to overtake its flagship multiplayer sport’s prestige system are being postponed for now.
In the authentic November publish, Riot broadly outlined its plans for League’s prestige system, which included “streamlining the principles round uncommon and unique content material” and retiring prestige factors (that are used to redeem prestige champion goodies). It additionally determined that, relatively than create a brand new pool of prestige factors this year, it will as an alternative prolong final year’s window and give gamers some additional choices to select from in early 2021.
The preliminary record of 2021 prestige skins in that publish included champs resembling Lulu, who’s getting hers (a Space Groove pores and skin) with the upcoming League of Legends patch 11.7, in addition to Fiora, Leona, and some ‘TBDs’. Now, Riot has confirmed that Sylas and Pantheon are getting occasion prestige skins, and Conqueror Jax and Zed (the latter “for a beforehand launched pores and skin”) are in for prestige level skins in 2021. So, thrilling information for those who major any of these champs and ae the lookout for a shiny, uncommon new search for them.
Unfortunately, nonetheless, Riot has mentioned its overhaul of the prestige system – which was initially deliberate for “across the center of 2021 (pending any setbacks)” – will probably be coming slightly later than anticipated.
SMALL PRESTIGE 2021 UPDATE
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“Unfortunately, we gained’t have the ability to meet our initially introduced timeline,” product supervisor Ken Adams explains, “however are nonetheless aiming to land this replace later within the year. That means your Prestige Points will probably be usable on much more skins, so we’ve expanded the record of champions receiving one.”
The dev provides that if the timeline shifts once more, the studio will let gamers know, however in any other case it’ll be sharing extra particulars on the uncommon and unique content material overhaul “in a couple of months”. Before that, you’ll be able to take a look at our League of Legends patch 11.7 notes to get a peek at Lulu’s new prestige pores and skin and the adjustments headed to the sport in a pair weeks’ time.