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5 Best League of Legends Skins Released in 2021 So Far

Shan Hai Scrolls Neeko features the champion as a god in an alternate universe.
Shan Hai Scrolls Neeko features the champion as a god in an alternate universe. / Courtesy of Riot Games

There are a total of 27 League of Legends skins that have been released in 2021 so far, and the best ones are unique and memorable. Among them are some fantastic skins that many League of Legends cosmetics collectors would love to obtain.

Riot Games is known to make a chunk of its profits from selling League of Legends skins. There are currently over 1,000 skins available in the game. This year saw the release of a variety of cosmetics, from the Lunar New Year skins to the "BEE team".

5 Best League of Legends Skins Released in 2021 So Far

Deciding which skins are the best can be a tough task, since Riot Games has a habit of producing fantastic cosmetics for their League of Legends champions. The following is a list of the five best League of Legends skins released in 2021 so far. Each skin is currently available for purchase in the store for 1,350 RP.

Bee'Maw

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The "Bees!" universe is an alternate timeline where some League of Legends champions appear as bees. Bee'Maw features Kog'Maw as a bee that spews out honey.

Lunar Beast Aphelios

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The Lunar Beasts universe is an alternate world set in the year 2057 where certain champions are chosen by the Lunar Gods to entertain Lunar Beasts and ensure the arrival of a prosperous new year. Lunar Beast Aphelios and his sister, Alune, are descendants of the Bull God.

Shan Hai Scrolls Jhin

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A demonic Jhin skin that paints the champion as a mad god who is set to unleash an army of monsters in the Shan Hai Scrolls universe. He was previously imprisoned in a waterfall by the guardian monster, Nautilus.

Shan Hai Scrolls Nautilus

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A guardian monster who once sealed the mad god Jhin within a holy waterfall, Nautilus is now corrupted by anger. Although he was once made up of water, his madness turned his rivers into molten magma.

Crystal Rose Swain

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The Crystal Rose universe is based around the Crystal Rose Festival, where powerful groups come together to negotiate truces. Crystal Rose Swain features the champion as a protagonist alongside Zyra, who must confront the Withered Roses group made up of Syndra and Talon.