It’s one way or the other already been a year since Riot launched Teamfight Tactics, its tackle the auto-battler style. In a developer video on Aug. 6, the studio revealed its Teamfight Tactics plans for the rest of 2020, and a part of 2021.
First, the studio spoke in regards to the upcoming Set 4. Teamfight Tactics resets each few months, including in a complete new roster of models for gamers to be taught. The present set, Set 3, has an area theme. But Set Four appears to be like to take issues again all the way down to earth.
In its tease, Riot talked about pores and skin strains like Blood Moon and Spirit Blossom — each of which take inspiration from Japanese folktales and historical past.
Riot revealed a number of upcoming champions-turned-units in the course of the Set Four tease:
- Spirit Blossom Yasuo
- God Fist Lee Sin
- Warring Kingdoms Azir
- Firecracker Jinx
- Blood Moon Elise
- Sacred Sword Janna
Riot will conclude Set Three with a world championship on Sept. 3-4. Later in September, the studio will launch the fourth set, with a mid-set replace coming early subsequent 12 months. Set Four will final a complete of six months, with Set 5 coming someday in April 2021.
The studio revealed plans for some new Teamfight Tactics options as effectively. The studio at present plans so as to add a Spectator Mode, to make the game simpler to observe, however doesn’t have a date for when it’ll launch. It’s additionally engaged on a brand new Teamfight Tactics mode. The studio plans to launch a minimum of one new game mode early subsequent 12 months.
Over the subsequent six months, Riot will proceed to enhance the cellular model of Teamfight Tactics, finally creating parody between telephones and PC. Players ought to count on options like match historical past, chat, and in-app patch notes on telephones by early 2021.
Riot additionally plans on including a brand new forex for Teamfight Tactics, making it simpler for gamers to improve their Little Legends (beauty avatar’s for gamers). Currently, the one technique to degree up a Little Legend from one star, to 2, and finally three stars is to gather the identical Little Legend from blind bins.
In the longer term, gamers can use a brand new forex referred to as Starshards to degree up Little Legends they already personal. Players should buy Starshards straight, or earn them within the premium model of the battle move. Riot introduced it’ll make extra Little Legends obtainable for direct buy, reasonably than blind field.
Finally, the studio is engaged on new skins for the in-game area. These new skins will react to the game, like celebrating win streaks or Champion upgrades.
Riot will possible begin unveiling the Set Four models in early September.