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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Are there any champions for which leveling the ultimate when it's possible isn't advisable? [duplicate]

Whenever I play any champion in LoL I know that I have to level up my "R" as soon as I can, because in general it's the most important skill etc. What I was wondering is, are there any champions who ...
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Dragon Strike Pull not triggering traps

Is there any reason why Jarvan IV's Dragon Strike to his Demacian Standard wouldn't trigger traps such as Teemo's mushrooms or Nidalee's traps. I ask because I was playing a game as Teemo this ...
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Can zed/malphite go through Azir's ulti?

When Azir uses his ultimate, I've read and seen that dashes aren't able to go through. But is Zed's shadow supposed to go through? I mean, it's not a dash but it's not as fast as a blink either. For ...
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How to make the turret focus the clone of Wukong? (decoy ability)

I know it's possible, but although I main Wukong I've never been able to do it properly.
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Frozen Mallet on Gnar

I've been playing quite a lot of Gnar recently since I find him lots of fun, trying to take care of his passive and everything. None is left unsurprised once I jump on them in Mega form and I knock ...
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What AP based champion can do the most damage in two seconds? not counting nunu or shaco.

I'm trying to expand my champion pool but I want to find better champions, like Annie, that can kill someone in a single combo. Are there any other champions like this?
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What abilities can be stopped with taunts/silences/knock-ups etc?

I was wondering what abilities can be stopped with casting a taunt, knock-up, pull etc. I know that when Shen uses his shadow dash while Karthus is channeling his Requiem it will cancel Karthus his ...
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What Champions are freely available, and how can I get them?

My friends and I are started getting into League of Legends. I am enjoying myself enough that I'm considering unlocking a Champion or two. However, I noticed that some Champions are available online ...
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Can two Urgot use their ultimate on each other simultaneously?

Can two Urgot use their ultimate on each other simultaneously? I mean, I have always wondered what would end up happening if this occurs at the exact same time. Is it possible?
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New Summoners Rift Icons

SR Open Beta begins with Team Builder and Bot You can earn each icon by winning a game on each side of the map. Win once on red side? Earn the red side icon. Win a game as the blue team? The blue ...
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Do sunfire cape, rylai and Liandry's Torment combine with each others?

If I buy the 3 items, will the damage of the sunfire cape apply a slow effect? And will it trigger liandry's passive too?
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Do health % runes stack with Vladimirs passive? If they do, how?

There's a rune that gives you 0.5% percent bonus health. Vladimir's passive ability reads as follows: Vladimir gains ability power equal to 2.5% of his bonus health and bonus health equal to 140% ...
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Customized item sets doesn't appear in game

I have a bunch of item sets I created . They are all champion specific but are configured to work on all maps . Problem is I don't have this sub menu ingame which lets me alternate between default ...
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Does Zz'Rot Portal make use of Garens W passive?

Zz'Rot Portal Spawns a Void Gate at target location for 150 seconds. Every 4 seconds the gate creates a volatile Voidspawn that travels down the nearest lane, attacking enemy minions and exploding ...
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How exactly does Leave Buster work?

In the game we are threatened with an almighty 'Leave Buster' feature, which promises to suspend us or anyone else, if the player in question 'frequently leaves matchmade games early'. Define ...
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LeBlanc Combos?

Could anyone tell me all of the different combos that are executable for all kinds of purposes? Attack combos are not required, they just need to be viable in gameplay.
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Run faster than outer turret attacks

As the title says, is there any way to run faster than the turret attack (the missile like thing) so that you can arrive spawn before the attack reaches you, and therefore can't kill you? You know, ...
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How to lane against AP Mid LeBlanc

My play-style is a ranged counter-attack, and my Mid Lane Champs matches my play-style. However, I find it hard to lane against mid-lane assassins, specifically LeBlanc. How do I effectively lane ...
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Shivv or PD on vayne?

I know pd better for the late game but in team fights, which item is better on vayne , Shivv or Phantom dancer and why? ( I started to play adc again )
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How to jungle with an ADC?

After all the recent changes coming with the preseason 5 to the jungle, its mobs, path, and difficulty, is it still possible to play an ADC (marksman) in the jungle that is viable ? If yes, how ...
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Is there a skill difference between players of the same Elo but in different region/server? [closed]

My question is more statistics and data proof oriented than subjective. If possible I would like the answer to include some "cultural differences" inputs. For example, I would assume that a diamond ...
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When does season 5 start? [closed]

Does anyone have an idea or source of when season 5 starts or when ranked gets reset? I have been sitting here at Diamond V and Master. Someone said the 15th of January, but then the kickoff sale came ...
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Do attack speed debuffs affect champions with auto-attack resets and auto-attack cancel spells?

This question is highly focused on auto-attack based attack damage caster champions with a spell that can reset their auto-attack or cancel their attack animation in such a way as to allow them to ...
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What is a Wombo Combo?

I'd like to know what exactly the term Wombo Combo means. Does it mean something such as using all 5 champion's ultimates at the same time? Is it a term only used in League of Legends? Edit So ...
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Which folder/file are “Item Sets” saved in?

"Item Sets" are a really big improvement on League of Legends client, but the data is saved on the local disk. I want to backup my file/folder, so I can (hopefully) transfer my builds to other PCs. ...
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How do you send a personal message to someone in League of Legends?

How do you send a personal message to another player through ingame chat? or out of game chat?
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How much bonus damage would you deal with a lich bane, a trinity force and an iceborn gauntlet if you used an ability then auto attacked

All 3 of these items have the "spellblade" passive, but they all have different effects. Trinity force deals bonus physical damage equal to 200% of your base ad. Lich bane deals bonus damage equal to ...
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Leashing etiquette

I am wondering what is the proper leashing etiquette since I have two different trains of thought plus other variants. Here are the possible permutation groups: before or after the jungler the main ...
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Pantheon's Ult Destination Visible In Bushes?

I know that Nunu's ult area is invisible if he casts it in a bush and the enemies are outside the bush, but I was wondering if Panth's is ult visible to enemies outside the bush if he is landing in ...
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Can Karthus' Ult Hit Fizz During Playful Trickster?

I know that Fizz is untargetable during playful trickster, but can Karthus' ult still hit him?
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How to jungle effectively with Wukong, using its decoy ability?

When I jungle with Wukong I sometimes find it hard for the jungle monsters to focus my decoy rather than me. Maybe I'm wrong but if position myself poorly (too close to the monsters maybe?), monsters ...
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League of legends gold border

So I'm in gold 5, and I don't have a gold border like the other people I know have. I don't know if I should go to a higher rank gold or what How do I get the gold border?
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Why rush Last Whisper in LoL?

I've noticed a few people rushing Last Whisper as their first item. Particularly on characters like Talon, Zed and Kha'Zix, they go Brutalizer, Boots, Last Whisper. Is scaling armour penetration ...
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Flat AD/AP over Penetration AD/AP during the laning phase

A very famous French streamer, and former LoL pro (EC Skyyart) always says in its streams that going for penetration items (AD/AP depending on your champ obviously) when your opponent has low armor/MR ...
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Stacking Spellblade

From this answer we know that stacking multiple items with the same named-unique effect do not stack. However, the Spellblade effect is different between the multiple items (listed below) that share ...
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When is Statikk Shiv better than Phantom Dancer?

I've really been trying to get good at the marksman/AD Carry role lately, and itemization for the role has been fairly confusing for me. A lot of guides recommend Statikk Shiv now, and I still don't ...
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Stuck at 33% complete when patching client?

Anyone ever gets stuck at 33 percent when your patching your LoL client? Hopefully I'm not the only one. How do I get this fixed? I tried to close it but then it stays at 33% for hours.
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Which champion goes in which lane?

I'm trying to figure out which champion belongs in which lane just as a general rule of thumb. A friend told me that I needed to "learn the meta" after a bit of searching I found this: The meta ...
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Spell vamp - unique?

I don't really understand the unique-ness in LoL. Is it per item or per passive type? It doesn't seem like the internet fully agrees about this (it's not clear to me at least). If I have both the ...
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Max AD/AP from items

I want to try Fiora with max AD, and Katarina, Akali, and Syndra with max AP. What items can I buy, including boots, that will give me the maximum amount of AD? What about for AP?
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What is the spawn frequency of the tank minions in League of Legends?

Minion waves contain little fighters and mages. They also sometimes (?) contain little tank units. I've noticed the tank units aren't always there, what are the rules that dictate when or how often ...
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In League of Legends does Dorans Blade work with Pantheons Spear Shot [duplicate]

Dorans blade has 3% lifesteal, if i am carrying it and throwing my spear (Q ability) am I getting the 3% lifesteal with every hit?
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Doubts about 'Jungling' in League of Legends

I am new to League of Legends, only played 10 match in total till now. I read the term Jungling in some guides dedicated to champions of League of Legends. If I understood well it is the process of ...
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How does Ability Power affect the damage of skills?

I know that Ability Power increases the damage of the skill that your champion can use. However, I am not sure how it works. For example, does your skill's damage increase by 1 for every 1 point of ...
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Why does Elise take damage from Fizz's ultimate during Rappel?

I noticed that if Fizz tags Elise with his ultimate, then even if Elise casts Rappel, she will still take damage! I thought that Elise becomes untargetable during Rappel. Why does she still get hit?
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Does CDR affect the cooldown on Rek'Sai using her tunnels?

Does building cooldown reduction (CDR) lower the cooldown between a player using the same tunnel twice?
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Why is the new Thresh Blood Moon skin unavailable?

I thought the new Thresh skin was released, and it's showing up in the list of possible skins to choose from, but when I click "buy skin" it says it is unavailable. If it's brand new, and unavailable ...
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Can you make a turret change targets?

I guess you can't but I'm not quite sure. Say it attacks an ally at low health and they can't get out of range in time, is there any way to make the turret hit you instead (if no minions are around)?
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What effect do neutral buffs have in League of Legends?

I know it is desired to get the blue buff for Ability Power (AP)-base champions and the red buff for Attack Damage (AD)-base champions and baron buff is good for everybody. I think blue buff at least ...
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What MMR do Seasonal/Temporary Maps use?

Originally asked on the Riot forums here. Seasonal/Temporary maps refer to Ascension, Poro King, URF Mode, etc.