How we choose weekly free champions

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ivandiaz

Junior Member

01-04-2011

but because champions twitch,shaco and evelyn are never in the rotation?


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AntiheroKing

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01-04-2011

I do want to clarify my post, though. You guys actually did exactly what I just suggested in this week's rotation, so far as I can tell, so I don't want to sound like I'm not even reading up on things. I think changing up drastically like you did this week is a really good approach.


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Urr

Senior Member

01-04-2011

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Originally Posted by RiotChris View Post
What pattern would you like to see? We're always open to constructive feedback.

We listen to player feedback on Champions to make free, and we introduce new Champions on a regular basis. Those two factors make it hard to have a set rotation that repeats every 8 weeks or so (which is I assume what you're implying about a pattern).

- RiotChris
Simple pattern I'd like to see is each champ be free every 6 weeks, yes some champs can be free more often than others, but at least once every 6 weeks a champ should be free,

why? because it takes a while to farm 6300 IP, averaging 100 IP a game, 63 games, approx 40 minutes to get in, play and finish per game (including queue time) means 42 hours to farm 100 IP if you play 8 games a week, that puts you at 5 1/4 weeks to farm the IP necessary so you can play a champ for free, decide you want them, farm them, buy them and have a weekish before they're free again


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ivandiaz

Junior Member

01-04-2011

thanks


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Hydrochoerus

Senior Member

01-04-2011

everytime i buy a champ its free the next week. i baught xin and now he is free.


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SuperMaki

Junior Member

01-04-2011

I hope u some time will make a lot of new champions and make all of them free that would be fun


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idanielmi

Junior Member

01-04-2011

Fun? Lets make a champ who will say"there can be only one" and everyone else (including friendly champs) will die. That will be "fun"


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Chavelier

Member

01-04-2011

*puppy eyes* swain free week, please :-)

--just want to try him once before I buy T_T--


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Azax

Junior Member

01-04-2011

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Originally Posted by Chavelier View Post
*puppy eyes* swain free week, please :-)

--just want to try him once before I buy T_T--
swain is easy to play and pretty strong


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LamaInsangerata

Junior Member

01-06-2011

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Originally Posted by Herborist View Post
So there's no pattern to it? It's all completely random?
There is a pattern in the sense of you will never see 10 of the same hero type in the free champions bundle.
Tho' it would be funny to see a tank vs tank match .... or supports )