Welcome to the League of Legends Snowdown Event, during the holidays Riot has a special event for players. During this time you will be able to purchase Legacy Skins, Unlock Summoner Icons and even have access to some new Hextech Chests.

This LoL Snowdown 2016 players will be able to earn exclusive Summoner Icons and have yet another chance at purchasing tons of Legacy Skin only available during the holidays. Below we will explain in detail how you can unlock the holiday icons this season.

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Snowdown Icons

Every LoL Holiday Event players are eligible to unlock snowdown summoner icons. Some of these icons can simply be bought, while others have requirements. Below we will explain how to unlock all snowdown icons this season 2016.

Purchasable Icons

Red-Nosed Poro Icon | Snowblower Icon | Snowflake Icon


All three of these Snowdown Icons are purchasable VIA the Riot Shop.

Cost: 250 RP

Type: Legacy

These unique Holiday Summoner Icons will change the appearance of your Poro in the Legend of the Poro King Game-Type.

Cost: 250 RP

Type: Legacy

Star Guardian Icon | Dark Star Icon


Players will be able to purchase last season Snowdown Poro’s temporarily during 12/14/16 – 1/9/17.


Crafting Exclusive Snowdown Icons

Players will earn”Snowdown Sweets” from any Hextech Chests. You will also be able to purchase these for IP during the weekends.


Note: Sweets expire on January 16, 2017

Jolly Penguin Icon | Gingerbread Man Icon


These Summoner Icons can only be unlocked through Hextech Crafting.

Cost: Jolly Penguin Icon = 6 Sweets | Gingerbread Man Icon = 12 Sweets

Type: Crafting Exclusive/Legacy

Regifted Amumu Icon | Poro Snax Lover Icon


Along with this Summoner Icon players will also unlock a Temp In-Game Emote.

Cost: Regifted Amumu Icon + Emote = 24 Sweets | Poro Snax Lover Icon + Emote = 36 sweets

Type: Crafting Exclusive/Legacy

Snowdown Emote Example


The 3 Different In-Game Emotes Players can earn from Summoner Icons this Seasonal Event.


Other Unlockable Icons

Snowbells Icon With Temp Emote


With this Summoner Icon players will also unlock a Temp In-Game Emote.

How To Unlock: By Purchasing Pack of 10 Winter Chests

Type: Legacy

Snow Day Scuttler Icon


How To Unlock: Earned By Sending Any Gift By 1/9/17.

Type: Legacy

Poro King Icon


How To Unlock: Earned By Playing A Game of Legend of the Poro King During 12/14/16 – 1/9/1017.

Type: Legacy

Check out the Strongest Legend of the Poro King Champions!

Poro King Tier List

In Conclusion


Snowdown Chests

This LoL holiday season players will have 4 unique Hextech Chest choices to choose from, each having their own special rewards. Below we explain the difference between them and what you will earn from each chest.

Winter Chest


Cost: 125 RP (195 RP With Hextech Key)

  • A regular Hextech Chest with the same drops as usual, plus one bonus “Sweet”.

Snowdown Chest


Cost: 295 RP (NO Hextech Key Required)

  • A new themed Snowdown Chest will be available each day, containing a guaranteed thematic skin shard and three bonus sweets.
  • Each themed Snowdown Chest will be available at least twice during this event, but you can only buy six snowdown chest each day.
  • Snowdown chests have 2x the chance to drop Poro King’s Treasure Chest Fragments.
  • Each Chest will only contain skin shards within a specific thematic ( Example: Fire Skins or Robot Skins).

Legacy Chest


Cost: 295 RP (NO Hextech Key Required)

  • A special retired Legacy Skin only Chest available during the weekends and containing 1 bonus “Sweet”.

Poro King’s Treasure Chest


Cost: Crafted Only Using Poro King’s Treasure Chest Fragments ( NO Hextech Key Required)

  • Collect at least 3 Poro King’s Treasure Chest Fragments from any chest purchased during the Snowdown event.
  • Guaranteed Permanent Skin Rewards From the Poro King Chest.

Snowdown Skins

Like most Riot Holiday Events players will have a chance to purchase retired Legacy Skins. Along with some newly release seasonal Champion Snowdown Skins. Below we have a List of the available Legacy Champion Skins for purchase VIA Riot Shop

Each Season Riot Releases new Seasonal Snowdown Skins, and this season is no different.


Along with the new skins, there will be a bunch of returning Snowdown Skins this season.

  • Re-Gifted Amumu
  • Snow Day Bard
  • Dark Candy Fiddlesticks
  • Toy Soldier Gangplank
  • Snowday Gnar
  • Santa Gragas
  • Snowmerdinger
  • Slay Belle Katarina
  • Reindeer Kog’Maw
  • Winter Wonder Lulu
  • Mistletoe Leblanc
  • Snow Day Malzahar
  • Candy Cane Miss Fortune
  • Festive Maokia
  • Snow Bunny Nidalee
  • Workshop Nunu
  • Winter Wonder Orianna
  • Ragdoll Poppy
  • Nutcracko
  • Poro Rider Sejuani
  • Snow Day Singed
  • Snowstorm Sivir
  • Silent Night Sona
  • Snow Day Syndra
  • Happy Elf Teemo
  • Earnest Elf Tristana
  • Bad Santa Veigar
  • Snow Day Ziggs
  • Old Saint Zilean

Self Mystery Gifting

During this Holiday Event players will be able to mystery gift themselves, giving you a chance to unlock a Legacy Snowdown Skin for a champion you own.


Legacy Skin List, these champion Skins will be available for purchasing during the holiday day event.