Prestige Aatrox and season passes controversy
The release of the recent Prestige Aatrox skin and the over implementation of season passes has created community backlash.
Prestige Aatrox skin
This new Prestige line up skin, unlike KDA Kaisa or KDA Akali, will not be “grindable”. It can only be purchased through “prestige points” which are dropped through loot boxes and very occasional events throughout the year. This has shifted the skin’s obtainable method from playing a multitude of games, to strictly spending a large sum of money on the
The second point for displeasure regarding the Prestige Aatrox skin is its reduced quality compared to the previous Prestige line up. This was likely fuelled by Riot’s push to release the content quicker in order to gain more money. Many in the community have stated the new Aatrox skin does not have the feel of a Prestige line up skin.
When season passes were initially released, they were a great way to encourage players to play more to earn rewards. However, Riot’s continuous releases of these season passes
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