Are you getting hyped for Worlds 2021 to start? You should also be hyped for free in game rewards and drops from Riot! In this article, we’ll show you what rewards you can grab for the Worlds 2021 event, as well as how to do so.
What are the Worlds 2021 In-Game Rewards and Drops?
Any seasoned LoL fan will know that Riot loves to give out free stuff for big Esports events, and the 2021 LoL World Championships are no exception. Fans can receive free in game items like Hextech Chests, Emotes, and Champion Capsules just for watching games!
Fans will have their first opportunity to do so during Worlds Play-Ins, which begin on October 5th. Who do you think win make it out of Worlds 2021 Play-Ins?
How to Get Worlds 2021 Rewards?
As we mentioned before, stream drops and watch rewards are a big source of rewards during Worlds season. You might want to double check that you're logged in on the LoL Esports official website to ensure you don't miss out on free stuff. Additionally, after Worlds 2021 Play-Ins are completed: fans will have the opportunity to make predictions in the Worlds 2021 Pick'Ems.
Pick'Ems will launch after the Play-Ins stage has completed. However, fans can already place their bets on which team will win it all at Worlds 2021.
How Do Stream Drops Work for Worlds 2021?
Drops are enabled for fans that spectate Worlds 2021 games on lolesports.com while being logged into their riot account. Drops are random, but highly likely if you spectate often enough. Below are some examples of times when drops may occur.
- Pentakill: Drop is guaranteed to happen
- Stolen objective: A drop might happen, but isn’t guaranteed
- Multi-kill: A drop might happen, but isn’t guaranteed
Rewards will likely be different depending upon which region you’re in. However, Riot has given us some teasers on when big rewards may drop. These are some moments when you should be tuned in!
- Picks and Bans Game 1 Play-ins, October 5th
- Game Start Game 1, October 11th
- Game Start Game 1, October 22nd
- Game Start Game 1, November 6th
How Do the Worlds 2021 Watch Missions Work?
You may have noticed missions from LoL Esports in the client before, encouraging you to watch games for blue essence or a hextech chest. Well, there is a lot more where that came from. As was covered earlier, fans that are logged in on the lolesports website can complete missions for watching games. You don’t want to miss out on these! Here are the list of rewards offered:
- 1 Game Watched: 500 Blue Essence
- 10 more Games Watched: Esports Capsule
- 25 more Games Watched: Esports Capsule + Worlds Rewards Capsule
- Worlds Finals: Esports Capsule + Worlds Rewards Capsule
The Worlds Rewards Capsule is a brand new type of reward that Riot has announced for Worlds 2021. Fans that are lucky enough to receive one for a drop have to chance to gain some awesome in-game rewards:
- Worlds-exclusive Emotes and Icons for 2021 (excluding team logos)
- Esports Capsule
- Hextech Chest & Key
Some of these rewards look pretty crazy, make sure you don't miss out on claiming your free drops! The first match of Worlds 2021 Play-Ins between Hanwha Life Esports and LNG begins on Tuesday, October 5th at 7AM ET (4AM PT).