League of Legends is a Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) video game developed and published by Riot Games, inspired by the Defense of the Ancients (DotA) map for Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne.

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What are the situations where taking Smite/Teleport top is appropriate? [duplicate]

As Smite/Teleport top is being increasingly popular, I want to know what situations it can be used effectively in.
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Disable Scroll Zoom

I'm having some problems with the scroll on my mouse (as soon as I touch the scroll button it scrolls up a couple of ticks) so in League of Legends, the problem makes me zoom in so much I can see the ...
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Is Champion Mastery score irrelevant of ELO?

There is a new system in LoL, Champion Mastery. (not to be confused with Masteries) It shows to a player his own performance compared to other players playing the same champion in the same role. ...
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Graphics Card on LoL [on hold]

I'm trying to install League of Legends on another computer with the graphics card: Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family. I want to know if it actually runs and if it does, what kind of quality is ...
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What should I do for the transition between bots and PvP in LoL? [on hold]

I have been playing LoL for a little while now, I'm level 10 and I've heard level 10 is a good time to move. I have been going 4 kills to 0 deaths against Intermediate bots but I don't think I'm ...
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Which factors contribute to your Champion Grade? [on hold]

As the new Champion Mastery is put into live servers, you now get a grade on how well you did after your game, and that affects how many Champion Mastery Points you get. What are some of the key ...
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When is it appropriate to buy Black Cleaver on ADCs?

What are the ADCs/Marksmen that benefit from buying Black Cleaver over another item, like Last Whisper, and what are the reasons for that? I have tried it with Ashe, and it worked pretty well with ...
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Is it possible to flash out of the way of a spell that occurs almost instantly?

I have fairly fast reaction times and am able to flash out of the way of say an Ashe or Jinx ulti if I don't see it early enough to right click my character away. Some champs have spells that occur ...
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What is the Elo hell?

In my earlier post I used this image: The last sentence reads: "Bem-vindo ao ELO hell" -> translated -> "Welcome to ELO hell". What is the ELO hell?
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What should i do when i have low MMR

I was on Silver3 and got the promos for Silver2. Now I'm on Silver2 but my MMR is very low for for that league. What should i do? I'm asking because yesterday i won a game and I only got 9LP's ...
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Can't connect to any gaming servers

I am using a desktop with a wired connection. I can use Skype, surf the web. I can login to Steam on the browser. I can't connect to League of Legends (logging in gives me a "Can't connect to maestro ...
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How do I deal with this 'gatekeeper' when I'm in promotion series?

I've read about them on some forums (people who will intentionally lose the game just because they don't want you to go to upper tier) and it's really annoying because I've encountered them several ...
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When should I chose to upgrade to the Greater Vision Totem?

Greater Vision Totem (250g): Places a Vision Ward (Pink Ward) that has infinite duration. (120 second cooldown). Limit 1 Vision Ward on the map per player. Greater Stealth Totem (250g): ...
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Does using fates call interrupt/cancel passive abilities and active spells of the Oathsworn?

Kalista's ultimate Fate's call makes her Oathsworn untargetable and invisible as well as not allowing the Oathsworn to cast spells. My question is this if you use fate's call on a target using an ...
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Questions about champion mastery points

How is it calculated per game? Does it depends on your role (kills for carry, assists for supports) And is there a faster way to gain it?
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How can I increase the performance of League of Legends?

In League of Legends, I can only manage 30 frames per second (or lower) on Low quality. Is that normal, or not? How can I increase the performance? I have a G41MT-S2PT motherboard, a PowerColor ATI ...
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What “special” skins can be gifted in League? [duplicate]

My little brother wants the Samsung White skins that are being given out on his birthday. I am wondering which skins can be gifted, if any. Could someone tell me which ones can be gifted?
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Is it possible to rank down? [duplicate]

I know that we need to win 2 of 3 games to rank up, rigth? like form silver 2 to silver 1. Is it possible to rank down? like silver 1 to silver 2? There any matches that we need to win to stay in ...
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Can everyone join the Tribunal?

I heard a friend talking about a LoL Tribunal. Can everyone join it? How long does it take to get back from maintenance? Are there any perks if I belong to the tribunal?
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How does Crowd Control stack with each other?

I'm wondering how Crowd Control (CC) stacks with each other: I know that stuns have priority over snares which will have priority over slows. So stun > snare > slow But what about the ...
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Questions about the role of Azir

His first role is to be a mage, then the second, 'marksman'? Why can Azir be an AD carry? (Is it about his skills or attributes) To follow up, if I am to play him as an AD carry, where should I rely ...
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Duo-Queuing?

Recently I watched this video that tells to never do duo rank games. But I find few advantages on duo rank games: It's nice to play with a friend. Good communication via Skype or other voice chats. ...
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How early should I build a defensive item as a mid laner?

I was playing as Yasuo against a Swain. Up until level 3, we were doing the usual - trading, farming, etc. At level 3, we both had about half our respective max HPs. I went in for a trade seeing a ...
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What are Azir's Soldiers?

Soldiers auto attacks are considered spells as we all know, since it procs luden's and you can't kill mushrooms with them (can only be destroyed by auto attacks). Yet spellshields won't pop on them ...
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Does magic damage from Gromp debuff proc spell vamp

Does the passive you gain from Gromp, as well as the Cinderhulk, proc spell vamp when being attacked?
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How to activate team-ranked ward-skin

In my stats I can see that I have unlocked a ward-skin. I want to activate this skin but i dont know where. I still asked some friends and they said I have to go to the shop, but I cant find this skin ...
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Will Riot delete my account because of inactivity?

My computer doesn't work, so I will not be able to play League of Legends again for some months. Will Riot delete my account because of inactivity?
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Lifesteal from wards

So as far as I know you can lifesteal from wards. But how does it work? Does it recover the same amount of life even if you have more lifesteal? Does the damage affect the health you steal?
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When is 'Challenging Smite' a viable option for top laners

I saw some top laners who use smite and teleport as spells and (if I'm correct), it's becoming pretty regular and although I don't play as a top laner, maybe when I have to adjust, I know I may find ...
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When are teams allowed to play in the LCS or Challenger Series

How do teams qualify to play in the Challenger Series? How do teams qualify to play in the LCS? Are there major differences between EUW and NA? Are there restrictions to the members nationalities?
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Is it possible to dodge a Tower shot after it has locked onto you and fired? [duplicate]

Is there anyway to dodge a Tower shot after it has already been fired at you? I find myself Tower-Diving to chase an enemy down, only to get sniped at the last second by a heavy bullet that had been ...
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Which Skins give a small advantage?

Some champion's skin can make skillshot harder to see, harder to differentiate from an auto attack etc I am a anivia player and I found that the E is slightly harder to notice and differentiate from ...
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As a jungle how do i pick/play against a tank comp?

Thanks to the buffs made in both crowd control as well as health/tank items being easier to build. There have been a lot of people building tank comps like "Cho'gath mid, Sion jungle, Maokia top , ...
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Is Amumu's crying effected by Spell Vamp?

While I was playing as Amumu, I began to wonder if his crying (W) was effected by Spell Vamp. Is it effected by it?
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What are some skills that can hit targets outside their range?

There are quite a few skills that I know of that can hit units outside their range, for example, Azir's Soldiers and Lucian's Q. Are there any other skills that can do this? Also I feel that ...
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Question about global skills + undo in shop

Is using the 'undo' in shop an advantage for champions with global skills? 3 scenarios I can think of is : Say, Ashe has ult and gold around 1600. She can buy the rod for + AP which is beneficial ...
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Why is Dominion referred as ODIN? [closed]

I've been poking around the API and it seems that Dominion is always referred as 'ODIN'. Its the only mode that has a name that doesn't seem to fit the final name of the gametype. Is there any known ...
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LCS: Will tie-breakers count in the Fantasy League?

With the NALCS tie-breakers coming up, I'm wondering. Will the tie-breakers get me points or are they not counted in the results? Note: Was not sure if this question belongs here, but fantasy LCS is ...
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Question about the number of souls from Thresh's Damnation

If Thresh will stay in the bottom lane for a certain period of time (say, 10 minutes) and he collected all the souls, what can be the total approximate/average number of souls? Also, is there a way ...
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Yasuo with exhaust

I've noticed a bunch of pros using exhaust on Yasuo, even if they aren't vs a burst champ (I saw Faker use it vs a Xerath) and I was just wondering what makes it so good and when to use it? I'd assume ...
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How to lane against Riven

If you take a look at: http://www.championselect.net/champions/riven You do see advice, but non of that really seems to work well. Rather they are situation and assume Riven can not play well, but ...
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What's the longest a champion can continuously be invulnerable for?

Not to be confused with this question, I'm not asking about stasis and I'm interested in continuous application, not a simply chained one. For how long can a champion be continuously immune to any ...
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How do I efficiently make use of chimes as Bard?

I've seen a lot of Bard players going out of lane, leaving their ADR for some time to collect chimes and that makes me think if they (chimes) are really important for Bard, as well as souls for ...
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Is it possible/reasonable to sneak solo/duo Baron?

Basically is it possible/reasonable to sneak Baron or is it too hard or too long? I have tried to search for an answer and most answers are about the old Baron. Emphasis on the sneak part, I would ...
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What are good routes to jungle and gank at level 2-3?

What are possible jungling routes in LoL Season 5 to get to level 2 and 3 (both possibilities) and gank afterwards? That is, jungle to get to those levels quickly and have enough health to gank ...
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How does Riot decide which tier to put you in after the provisionals?

So as we all know, we need to complete 10 provisional games at the start of a new season to get into a tier (Bronze, Silver, etc.). Some people manage to win all their 10 provisional matches and get ...
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Can Yasuo block thresh's basic attacks? [duplicate]

Thresh's basic attacks are technically ranged since it works with runaan's hurricane. So does that mean that Yasuo wind wall can block.
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How to record League of Legends with OBS?

I know how to record with OBS, but when I try to record my League of Legends games, the video just turns black with only the mouse icon seen.
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Is it possible to change Kalista's bound ally?

So my strategy would be to bind with my support during the laning phase, then (why not?) change the bind with a better initiator for team fights. Is it possible to change it, and how?
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Which elo would you be playing when playing with a duo partner?

In ranked matches, you have a choice of solo queuing (searching for match alone) or with another partner (duo queuing). I was wondering, let's say I am in Gold or something higher, and my partner was ...