It’s in some way already been a yr 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 items for gamers to be taught. The present set, Set 3, has an area theme. But Set 4 seems to take issues again all the way down to earth.
In its tease, Riot talked about pores and skin traces 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 throughout the Set 4 tease:
- Spirit Blossom Yasuo
- God Fist Lee Sin
- Warring Kingdoms Azir
- Firecracker Jinx
- Blood Moon Elise
- Sacred Sword Janna
Riot will conclude Set 3 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 yr. Set 4 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 sport simpler to observe, however doesn’t have a date for when it would launch. It’s additionally engaged on a brand new Teamfight Tactics mode. The studio plans to launch a minimum of one new recreation mode early subsequent yr.
Over the following six months, Riot will proceed to enhance the cellular model of Teamfight Tactics, ultimately creating parody between telephones and PC. Players ought to anticipate 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 solution to stage up a Little Legend from one star, to 2, and ultimately three stars is to gather the identical Little Legend from blind containers.
In the long run, gamers can use a brand new forex referred to as Starshards to stage up Little Legends they already personal. Players should purchase Starshards immediately, or earn them within the premium model of the battle go. Riot introduced it would make extra Little Legends out there for direct buy, relatively than blind field.
Finally, the studio is engaged on new skins for the in-game area. These new skins will react to the sport, like celebrating win streaks or Champion upgrades.
Riot will doubtless begin unveiling the Set 4 items in early September.