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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Should I avoid playing ranked for a while after the season starts?

When the season starts everyone's MMR gets pulled in towards the average, and you play 10 matches to get yourself assigned. This means though that all the challenger, diamond, gold etc players have ...
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How to handle split-pushers effectively?

There are 3 things in League that annoy me as hell. Teemo, LeBlanc and Split-Pushers! Everyone has experienced this. One is sitting there alone pushing and farming top or bot and you just don't ...
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How do the targeting mechanics of Ahri's Ultimate work?

I play Ahri a lot but her style is so fast that I can't really tell what happens in these situations. If I use my ultimate next to an Invisible Shaco or Twitch does it deal damage to them? If they ...
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What is the exact behavior of creeps, on first wave aggro? [closed]

I am interested in understanding all the creep actions, especially aggro, in League of Legends. The creeps, you know! The stupid little creatures no one cares about, no one even bothers destroying, ...
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How long does it take to charge Thresh's Flay?

Thresh's Flay (E) has a usefull passive: Thresh's basic attacks deal bonus magic damage on each hit. This value is equal to the total number of Souls collected, plus a percentage of his attack ...
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Do Rumbles Auto-Attacks when OverHeated affect structures?

I like to play Rumble and one thing I do out of instinct is overheating at the turret (after killing the other toplaner) and auto-attack it while overheated for the bonus AD. It makes me slightly ...
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Where should the AD Carry be in the Mid Game

This is one of the reasons I play ADC less nowadays. It used to be my main. When the mid game comes I don't know where I should be. For example: We got their bot lane turret. but the waves on bot ...
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What happened to Feral Flare?

I remember when Feral Flare came out that everyone used to build it in certain junglers. Then it got some nerfs and everyone stopped building it. Even pro-players. I never thought it was a huge nerf. ...
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A solution to deal with disconnects / afks in MOBAs? [closed]

I wonder, why there isn't a system to deal with afk/dc in MOBAs (or any other team-based game mode), most arguments are like: the smaller team gets more exp/gold since it's divided to a smaller ...
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Where can I reclaim the rewards for Refer-A-Friend?

http://rewards.na.leagueoflegends.com/ http://rewards.euw.leagueoflegends.com/ ... those where the sites to reclaim the rewards, but they currently return: Error: 500 · Something’s gone ...
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Can true damage dealt be amplified by the mastery Double-Edged Sword?

Irelia does 75 true damage with W (Hiten Style at max lvl) activated. If I get the mastery of Double-Edged Sword, will this amplify W's true damage as well?
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Which champion can have the highest maximum health?

Simple question with perhaps a difficult answer: which champion (in league of legends) can have the highest maximum health with a full build, and what would that build need to be to achieve this? I ...
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Why is it recommended to increase Ashe's Attack Damage rather than Speed?

I've been playing scrubby random games with Ashe for quite a while, using Phantom + Shiv + some boots that give a huge speed boost when out of combat (largely to avoid ganks). While this build usually ...
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Runaan's Hurricane effects for these champions

How exactly does Runaan's Hurricane work for: Draven, spinning axe Jayce, transform mercury cannon Jayce, hyper charge Jinx, fishbones Kayle, righteous fury Kennen, electric surge Lulu, pix Orianna, ...
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How to deal with players that spam pings?

You can mute players, but you will still hear and see their ping spams. How should you deal with players that spam pings, besides telling them to stop? If you mute the sound for pings, you might not ...
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What is the angle of Shacos Backstab?

Shaco deals 20% bonus damage when striking a unit from behind with his basic attacks or abilities. But what exactly does behind mean? Is it 10/90/180 degrees?
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Muramana active with Ryze Ultimate

Ryze Q and W proc the Muramana active (if toggled), causing them to deal more damage. Does this extra damage cause more "splash damage" when his ultimate is active? Muramana Active: Single target ...
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Season end dates and rewards

For the current season of League of Legends, when is the cut off time for reaching a certain rank for rewards, and what are the ranks requires for what rewards?
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How to rank up in League of Legends? [duplicate]

I have been facing a very hard time ranking up in league of legends. Whenever I play a ranked games some of my teammates always manage to screw the match up. It has absolutely nothing to do with me. ...
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Are there special rewards for the temporary Hexakill gamemode?

Some temporary gamemodes have special rewards like summoners icons. Are there special rewards for the temporary Hexakill gamemode?
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How can I backup or sync my custom Item Sets [duplicate]

You can build custom Item Sets in your profile. Can you automatically sync them to other client installations? Where are those files located?
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Smartcast and range indicators for certain skills?

As far as i know you can have your skills cast when you hit (keydown) your skill key QWER or after you press the target with your mouse. The whole clicking with the mouse to activate the skill sucks - ...
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late game mages

Sometimes a ranked game hits 40 minutes. At this point most players on the enemy team have one or more sources of magic resist and this is extremely annoying to me as Xerath, Orianna or also when ...
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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 is a tier list and how do I have to look at it?

I often hear people talking about a "tier list" and I also kind of often read this term in guides or articles about League. I know that it has something to do with the viability of certain champions ...
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What situations/champions are Manamune designed for?

I've been trying out Manamune on some melee mana-users lately, but I haven't been having a ton of luck as opposed to using other items. Are there some specific champions or situations that would make ...
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Sion's ultimate speed

In the 4.18 patch, Sion was reworked. I have some questions about the new Sion. 1st: If he is wearing Ravenous hydra(don't know if this is the correct item) will the kills from the hydra also add to ...
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LoL Character Guidance for Ranked Play [closed]

In order to play ranked in League of Legends, you need to be Level 30 and own 16 champions. I'm currently level 8 and am moving up at a steady pace. I've bought the starter pack and Miss Fortune so I ...
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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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Does the Blue Trinket reveal stealthed units?

In League of Legends, does the blue trinket reveal stealthed targets? If you are sighted with the Blue Trinket, and you immediately enter stealth, will it still reveal you or will you enter stealth ...
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How did the damage output of Tristana change in 4.18?

From the 4.18 patchnotes: General ATTACK SPEED PER LEVEL +4% per level ⇒ +2.5% per level Q - Rapid Fire DURATION: 5 seconds (was 7 seconds) BONUS ATTACK SPEED 30/50/70/90/110% ...
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Randuins Omen/Thornmail and Ruunans Hurricane

If you are fighting against someone with Randuins/Thornmail and you have Hurricane then if you shoot their teammate and the extra hurricane shots strike the person with the annoying armour...do you ...
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Is Ardent Censer still viable during late game?

I want to know if Ardent Censer IS viable for supports during late games considering: Abilities/Skills : Some supports benefit their team a lot, some may benefit his own a lot. I'm talking about ...
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Undo Feature - Enchantments while dead

I accidently bought homeguards (instinctively) instead of distortion in a match yesterday (while dead) and it still wouldn't let me undo. Is this a bug? I don't see how an enchantment could affect ...
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Does the undo button let you keep gold generated by gold income items?

Does the undo button let you keep gold generated by gold income items? For Example: I die While dead, I buy gold income item (for example Avarice blade) after I spawn I undo purchase Will I keep ...
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Which abilities used can be seen (or heard) in the fog of war ? [closed]

Some of the abilities can be see if you move the camera to the area, even there is no vision (in the fog of war or in a bush). I know about : Shaco's Decieve Twisted Fate's Destiny Teleport Is ...
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Situations where Ohmwrecker is viable to get?

I rarely get to see this bought and I'm thinking if it there'll be times that you certainly NEED this item. I'm wondering if this can even be useful during late game when champs are usually doing ...
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What are the requirements to skip promotion games/Divisions?

I understand that in order to skip promotion games and divisions, you must be playing consistently at a higher level than your division suggests but, how high above your current league do you have to ...
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Advantages of using sounds in League of Legends

I'm wondering if there are other (if any) possible advantages of using sounds than disabling audio completely. I just bumped into a Reddit post : ...
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What are all the in-game chat commands available in LoL?

I've heard that there are some commands far from the ones shown in /help list. Which are they?
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Champions with ultimate that are not priority?

Except Udyr, are there champions whose R isn't a priority to be acquired at level 6 or level up at 11?
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Can someone provide concrete examples of when to build armor vs health?

I read this excellent explanation of how building armor provides diminishing returns in terms of reducing damage, but scales effective health linearly. I am bad at math. So in what cases would you ...
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What times are “high risk” for the jungler to visit your lane?

There are certain times in the early game when you should be on "high alert" for a jungler to come into your Lane. For example early level 2 ganks, after they completed their first jungler route, etc. ...
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Effect of Syndra's ultimate on Nocturne/Sivir's spellshield?

Considering that Syndra has 4-5 spheres in the field then she casts ult on Sivir. Unleashed Power has a brief cast time before it activates, but Syndra does not have to remain in place while the ...
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If a champion jumps over Volibear (like Tristana or Corki) and the bear uses Majestic Roar when they are on top, does the slow proc?

I mean, different from other abilities is a ROAR, so I'd say it should, but I wonder if that was implemented in the game.
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How does draft mode work in LoL?

I've watched some games from the world championship and I can't understand how the champion selection is supposed to work. I've seen that there are different "phases" in the whole operation but I ...
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What is Soraka's best role after her Patch 4.17 Rework?

As you all know, Soraka recently received a gameplay update with new abilities with some similarities to her old abilities. What have her ability changes pushed her towards, mid lane or support?
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What patch is played at worlds of Season 4?

In the notes of 4.14 they said: As 4.14 is potentially the patch we'll be playing the World Championship on Which on is it finally? 4.14 got updated once more after the realease.
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Why do Pros use one Crit-Rune in their Rune page?

Pretty straight forward:why would you want to use one Crit-Rune in your Runepage(giving <1% Crit Chance)? I have seen this from AD Carry players where it made atleast some sense,but there are also ...
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Should I build AD or AP on Azir?

I've had a discussion with a friend earlier today on how to use the full potential of Azir's abilities and passive. Some people play him full Attack Damage + CDR to profit from his passive 2% Attack ...