Syndra, Master Yi, Tristana & More Sport New Look in Spirit Blossom Skinline
Born from the mystic power and history of Ionia, the Spirit Blossom Festival in League of Legends honors those who have passed, and the event will enchant the Summoner’s Rift, according to the lore. The skin collection and the event presented by Riot Games offer an alternate universe where the dead return to their loved ones during the Spirit Blossom festival. Notably, the champions featured in the Spirit Blossom stories are actual folklore characters from the ancient Ionian myths.
In 2020, Riot had an elaborate event in League of Legends where it introduced a new champion named Yone and skins for Yone, Ahri, Vayne, Thresh, Yasuo, Teemo, Kindred, Lillia, Cassiopeia, and Riven during the Spirit Blossom event.
Spirit Blossom skins 2022
On 16th September, Riot Games released a new trailer titled “Wandering Spirits” that featured Sett talking to his mother. The trailer had vibrant hues of pink, blue, and purple with sakura flowers strewn across different landscapes. Notably, the trailer also had a ton of easter eggs that pointed to other champions getting a skin in this thematic.
Without prolonging the suspense, Riot revealed the new Spirit Blossom skins that will soon be up for grabs in the store. There are a total of nine champions entering the Spirit Blossom universe and this shall take the total number of skins in this universe to a staggering 19.
The following are the new champions in the Spirit Blossom lineup:
Sett: The Spirit of Challenge
Aphelios: The Twin Spirits of Night
Syndra: The Spirit of Freedom
Evelynn: The Spirit of Love
Master Yi: The Spirit of Legacy and Prestige Spirit Blossom Master Yi
Tristana: The Spirit of Chance
Soraka: The Spirit of Pity
Darius: The Spirit of War
Yorick: The Spirit of Ruin
Notably, Sett mentions three spirits in the new trailer: Spirit of Legacy, Spirit of Chance, and Spirit of Freedom and the imagery shown in the video also represents Master Yi wielding his blade, Tristana seemingly perched on a tree, and Syndra with her orbs flying around her, respectively.
The Spirit Blossom skins are currently on the public beta environment (PBE) for testing and feedback, and hence players can expect to see them in the stores when LoL Patch 12.19 officially goes live on 5th October.