: This is an experiment we're running, giving chromas for skins with strong VFX colours. I too was skeptical at first, but playing with them in game I think they actually work well. We're prepared to iterate based on how they're received though :)
I think the reason they feel different is because the chromas changed the colours of the whole skin. Looking at previous skins, they all follow the same theme of a "greyscale" body/armor made mostly from black/white/grey, and then hints of a chosen colour to match their weapon colour (e.g. Ashe's chosen colour is blue, green for Ekko, pink for Katarina). Most of the chromas here remove the greyscale body and give it a completely different colour. For some skin lines, like Pool Party or Odyssey, what colours the skin uses isn't the first thing that come to mind, but when I think of PROJECT, as well as they futuristic tech theme, the colour scheme is also important. Maybe this is also because the greyscale/hints-of-colour theme used by PROJECT is what is needed to distinguish between PROJECT skins and Mecha skins. Mecha skins use whatever colours they want for the body, even for the base skins, whereas PROJECT doesn't. It means that some of these chromas look like they could be for Mecha skins instead (especially Warwick). I think PROJECT chromas could work, but only by changing the weapon colour and hence the any hints of that colour used on the body (e.g. anything that is green on PROJECT: Ekko changes to another colour like red or blue). The pearl chroma for Akali comes the closest to what I'm talking about.
: Teamfight Tactics is coming to PBE for testing!
Another bug from 20th June update: Some SFX have dissapeared, such as SFX upon killing units and some champion ability SFX
: Teamfight Tactics is coming to PBE for testing!
Another bug: If a champion you picked off the carousel immediately combines with others to form 2-star/3-star, the item that came with the carousel champion doesn't combine, and is lost instead Example: Two 1-star Elises already, one with {{item:3070}} active on the board. I get another Elise from carousel with {{item:1043}}, and the Elises combine into a 2-star Elise, but the {{item:1043}} does not combine with {{item:3070}} to form a {{item:3087}} and just dissapears. The 2-star Elise is left with a {{item:3070}} only
: Teamfight Tactics is coming to PBE for testing!
When starting a game, my client doesn't load the first carousel round in time, forcing me to be automatically assigned a champion instead My chat window has also been placed in the top left corner, and the bar needed to select and move it is off screen, so I can't move the window
Rioter Comments
: PBE Bugs & Feedback Thread: Golden Conqueror / Challenger Chromas!
Assuming the MSI event follows the same format as all previous events that released golden chromas, with tokens obtained from missions/capsules/event passes: For the amount of tokens needed to obtain a golden chroma, will we be able to get all the required tokens from completing all missions or will we need to additionally buy capsules/chests etc. to reach the required number?
: > [{quoted}](name=LimaAlphaPBE,realm=PBE,application-id=A4D2003433C8FCD715185A7264A9CC6FDFAD7FEF,discussion-id=ttcmEPpE,comment-id=0002,timestamp=2019-03-24T22:49:37.786+0000) > > If an ally Twitch appears on your screen whilst using Q- Ambush, it causes your own music to decrease in volume. 2 games, occurred every time Twitch appeared using Ambush on my screen > > Getting a skin boost on some of the newer champions with few skins won't grant a skin for them. Point at which this stops happening appears to be somewhere between Aurelion Sol (In champ select as Aurelion Sol, skin granted) and Xayah/Rakan (Played as Xayah, no skin granted) Does the twitch issue happen on live? Will take a look at the skin boost issue!
> Does the twitch issue happen on live? Unsure, I haven't been able to properly test this on live with another ally. I tried using replays to see if they reproduced the bug, but couldn't find anything to show that only Twitch was causing volume decreases (there are moments where volume decreased on PBE replays, but this is for all games regardless of whether there was a Twitch or not)
: The idea of a darker thematic for Ivern is just not feasible. People should have never gotten their hopes up in the first place. Thanks to Ivern’s lines and animations, a darker themed skin would have to be Legendary tier in order to bring in new voice work to fit a darker thematic. And for Ivern, being a champion with such a low play rate, a skin of that effort is just not a good investment financially. There’s just no way Ivern was ever going to get a Legendary skin as his first.
A champion's voice over does not need to match the skin's thematic for the champion to get that skin (e.g. Reaper Soraka, SG Syndra, Iron Inquisitor Kayle as opposites, both Kai'Sa skins don't use a living exosuit)
: Experimental ARAM Changes on PBE
Great to see map-specific balancing, poke reduction, and ban phase added to ARAM. A request for skin boosts, could you do something to prevent last second boosts? This ends up swapping everyone's current skin to the new skin granted by the boost without time to swap back, and sometimes the skins can be a downgrade if you already had a skin, or the previous skin you had was your preferred one (For example, I had a game with Pulsefire Ezreal equipped, last second boost swaps it to Frosted and I don't have the time to swap back). New items/changes look good, but I'd like to see Barrier remain as the 'absorb more burst damage' option versus Heal's less power but permanent HP. Also, is Mariner's Vengeance meant to interact with revive effects the way it does? It appears to proc anytime a champion takes lethal damage but the revive effect will proc after, keeping the champion alive. For example, if Aatrox takes lethal damage whilst using his ultimate, Mariner's Vengeance will proc first and the ult passive will proc afterwards, keeping Aatrox alive.
: 9.7 ARAM Master Bug Thread
If an ally Twitch appears on your screen whilst using Q- Ambush, it causes your own music to decrease in volume. 2 games, occurred every time Twitch appeared using Ambush on my screen Getting a skin boost on some of the newer champions with few skins won't grant a skin for them. Point at which this stops happening appears to be somewhere between Aurelion Sol (In champ select as Aurelion Sol, skin granted) and Xayah/Rakan (Played as Xayah, no skin granted)
: 9.7 ARAM Master Bug Thread
In ban phase, sometimes you will hear a ban quote for one of the champions banned by the enemy team when enemy team's bans are revealed. Around 80-90% reproduction rate
Rioter Comments
: Rigged URF Champion pool
I'm not sure about it being that limited, I've seen quite a lot of champions but there are some that I don't think I've seen at all (anyone seen {{champion:518}}or{{champion:34}} ?)
: URF Feedback
{{champion:86}} needed nerfs too, Judgment nearly one-shots during early levels without any items Testing phase over though, so {{champion:11}} {{champion:86}} and all the long range poke champs not nerfed for live...
Rioter Comments
: Can't Even Join game
Same, I think it's an issue with the PBE, not from your end as others are also saying it's down
Rioter Comments
: Sona and Ryze have been left disabled since ARURF was enabled, appears to have been accidental. Riot said recently that they only just noticed and that they have since been enabled
Here's the Riot tweet: https://twitter.com/bazaam/status/1084959412559605760 > looks like our configs reset and Sona/Ryze were still disabled for URF on PBE. They're enabled now, go play em!
: About URF
Sona and Ryze have been left disabled since ARURF was enabled, appears to have been accidental. Riot said recently that they only just noticed and that they have since been enabled
: PBE down?
The only thing I can see is the store is despite owning all the champions, they're all back in the store to be bought. I can still use collections tab though, just not the skins, icons, chromas, or wards tabs EDIT: I have slowly progressed through start menu to lobby and am now playing again EDIT 2: And it's stopped working again
: When was it costing BE? From the first day it appeared I've seen it costing only RP
It was briefly on sale today for 500 BE, it appears Riot have now removed the BE option
: Golden spatula club error
Same, and 'join the club' button from lobby still doesn't work
Rioter Comments
: ARURF Skin Boost
The problem is allies getting boosts with 1-2 seconds to go. Your suggestion would need to make sure it only applies if the player has already selected a skin otherwise some players would remain with the base skin if they can't change in time. Would be nice to give us time to chose our skin if we have some before the boost, I was going to use golden chroma J4 skin for one game but my team boosts at last second and I end up having to play with Commando J4 cause I can't swap
: WORST URF EVER EVER EVER EVER
Nice, constructive criticism about why ARURF is so bad. I'm sure Riot will definitely look at this post and see what's so bad about ARURF and make the changes/remove it just for you!
: give RP
[Post](https://boards.pbe.leagueoflegends.com/en/c/client-new-features-feedback/HpAQL7wL-update-on-pbe-rp-and-be-granting) and [Rioter](https://boards.pbe.leagueoflegends.com/en/c/client-new-features-feedback/HpAQL7wL-update-on-pbe-rp-and-be-granting?comment=00020000) comment as to why they no longer give RP: As we upgraded the security of our systems worldwide, those security upgrades applied to PBE. We can no longer mass grant RP to players. PBE was the only place in the world where mass granting was needed. So, we prioritized security across the world for all players RP balance, over mass granting in PBE

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