The Battle Pass costs 1,000 Platinum (about $ 10 if you pay directly). You can also pay up to 200 Platinum levels (about $ 2) if you are so impatient. You can also expect significant changes to the existing progression system. For example, they no longer make new backpacks or chests, and the ID adjusts the shards they can earn so they can unlock items and new characters.
The update is not just about economy. After a long absence in the Quake franchise, the creators revive Capture the Flag and there's a new, CTF-focused map (Citadel) that launches at the same time.
Champions & # 39; the change in progression is not surprising. The game was free for a while, but usually you had to pay if you wanted to unlock many of the fighters (you could also pay to unlock them all at once). A Fortnite -like Battle Pass not only provides a steady cash flow for the developers, but also an incentive to keep playing. Apart from that, not everyone is happy ̵