Each Year, the Winners of WORLDS championship get to choose one favorite champion and riot will make a skin for it that will be honored in the game forever.
In a press conference after the finals in Paris, they were asked which champions the will choose for Riot to make a skin in-game ?
- Gao “Tian” Tian-Liang: Lee Sin
- Liu “Crisp” Qing-song: Thresh
- Lin “Lwx” Wei-Xiang: Vayne/Kai’sa
- Kim “GimGoom: Han-saem: Gangplank
- Kim “Doinb” Tae-sang: He Wanted to Reveal it on his stream and choose with his fans.
Champion choices are not the only thing they choose, they get to personalize the skins to their liking, comment on the color themes and provide recalls animation ideas, etc..
Here is an example of the making of SKT skins in Worlds 2016, you see SKT team proposing the recalls animations, and final product side by side.