Each character has a Challenger skin that you unlock when starting a Master Challenge and a Master skin that you unlock when reaching level 10 of a Master Challenge.
There are four tiers of skins that are be available at the shop.
- Tier I - Introductory skins. Color swaps and minor sculpting and effect changes.
- Tier II - Substantial model changes and often include additional effects.
- Tier III - Major model changes, and more animation/VFX changes as well.
- Tier IV - These are the pinnacle of the current skin technology. They are basically a completely new model, animation and VFX.
Challenger SkinsEach character has a challenger skin that is unlocked when you start a Master Challenge.
Master SkinsThese skins are unlocked after reaching level 10 of a Master Challenge. They all have a molten theme to them. It takes approximately 100 play time hours to reach level 10 without boosts.
Exclusive SkinsThere is one exclusive skin at the moment, only available to Founder's Pack owners (Hot Rod Howitzer)
Tier I Skins
There are a total of 38 Tier I skins. These are available for 500 coins each, with the exception of the Greystone White Tiger skin & Wind Gauntlet Yin, which costs 700 coins.
Tier II Skins
There are a total of 9 Tier II Skins. These are available for 1000 coins.
Tier III Skins
There are a total of 4 Tier III Skins. These are available from 1200 - 1500 coins.
These skins were given through special events.
For the year one celebration, everyone playing on the week of the first anniversary of Paragon received one of six of these skins (Monarch Dekker, Monarch Sparrow, Monarch Murdock, Cobalt Steel, Midnight Muriel, Wasteland Twinblast). Founders received a second skin from the six. Owners of all six skins would receive 500 coins for every skin they were entitled to as compensation.
Loot Crate Exclusive Skins
These skins can only be obtained as loot from Loot Crates. They are Legendary rewards.
Shadow's Eve 2016 Skins
These skins were released as part of the Shadow's Eve 2016 event. You could get them early through Twitch drops. After October 24, all these skins could be purchased from the store until November 8.
Winterfest 2016 Skins
These skins were released as part of the Winterfest 2016 event. You could get them early through Twitch drops or Winterfest codes given throughout different means (YouTube, Reddit, Discord, Twitch). After December 12, all these skins could be purchased from the store until January 9, 2017.
Carnival of Hearts 2017 Skins
These skins were released as part of the Carnival of Hearts 2017 event. They could be purchased from the store until February 27, 2017.