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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Is any support supplied for tournaments?

Do Riot supply anything in game for tournaments not hosted by them self like ggClassic, like special game modes where every hero and rune is available and all players automatically have access to ...
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What Bot-Lane combination counters nunu-kog?

How do you beat a nunu-kog lane? You lose if you have even farm, and its hard to harass them without taking more damage.
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When is it appropriate to farm in the mid-late game?

I've been having a lot of difficulty lately when playing a carry with being caught out of position when the opposing team goes for Baron, especially when we're behind and I'm trying to either shove a ...
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Do Co-op vs AI bots scale?

When playing Co-op vs AI do the bots scale in anyway depending on the level of the human summoner or will they just get easier to beat as your level goes up and gain more runes and masteries?
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What items are announced to chat when bought?

I have noticed that some items get announced to chat when purchased, what items gets anounced and what makes them so special?
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Can you QuickSilver Sash or Cleanse out of Poppy's Ultimate?

The question is summed up in the title. What happens exactly?
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What is Auto-casting in LoL? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Smartly using smart casting I've been hearing a lot of people talking about auto-casting. I was wondering how does it work and how do you set it up?
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Keyboard shortcuts to buy items in LoL?

In Counter Strike, for a quick start, one should buy items by using keyboard shortcuts at the beginning of the game, not clicking to items with mouse. Are there any keyboard shortcuts to buy items ...
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Can you change the camera angle?

Is there any way to change the default camera angle in LoL? I've seen some videos where the camera angle looks different, but I can't seem to do it the game.
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When is split-pushing/backdooring a good option?

Is it ever a good idea to split-push? I mean, every time there's a chance someone gets caught and it ends up being a 4v5 team fight. Is there ever a justifiable reason to split-push (or backdoor) in ...
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What strategies assist in destroying a team's nexus? [closed]

I have been playing LoL for a little over a month, and I thought that the strategy of the game was to destroy the other team's nexus without losing yours. However, I've been watching league games, and ...
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How to beat 5 supports in League of Legends Blind pick

I recently played against Taric, Sona, Janna, Soraka, and Lulu in a blind pick. They all had Heal. We got destroyed. We were: Warwick, Fiora, Swain, Nautilus, and Caitlyn. I jungled Warwick. Fiora ...
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When is stacking items like Rod of Ages inappropriate in LoL?

Is stacking items, like Rod of Ages, considered bad gameplay?
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What are “legendary” items in League of Legends?

What are legendary weapons in lol?
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What are the advantages of an AP Ezreal over an AD Ezreal in mid lane?

In the past when I played LoL, I generally see Ezreals building mostly attack damage and fill the role of the team's ranged AD carry. I've recently started seeing Ezreal going mid lane and build AP ...
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What is the best build to pubstomp as Mundo jungle?

What is the best build to pubstomp as Mundo jungle? I have seen so many and tried so many but want to know from someone who plays him a lot.
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If Nidalee uses Takedown(Q) in Cougar form, can she turn human and use it with her ranged Auto Attack?

If Nidalee uses Takedown(Q) in Cougar form, can she turn human and use it with her ranged Auto Attack, So that her % health missing OP tanky AD ability is range?
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When is more advantageous to choose magic penetration over ability power?

When is it more advantageous to choose magic penetration over ability power with my AP champions? Is it better to have a balance of the two stats, or is better to focus one more than the other? ...
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Can a Champion jungle effectively without Smite?

Is it worth it for any champion to try to jungle effectively without Smite? In what situation would it be more advantageous to jungle without Smite? Is Smite a must-have summoner spell for all ...
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Is Udyr stronger in top lane or the jungle?

I've seen pretty beastly udyr junglers as well as really good top lane udyrs. Is he more useful in the jungle or in top lane? Any ideas on builds/runes/masteries for each as well?
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Most efficient way to play Nasus?

When I play Nasus (Solo top of course) there's always disputes on what I should be doing. I run Teleport + Flash to ensue map control and for an escape. However I have 2 questions, How do you ...
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Is the smite mastery worth it?

The smite mastery is only 10gold per smite and after early game you are saving smite for big objectives so is it really worth it to use one point for what really amounts to one ward around the 8 min ...
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Why do players always use smite as the killing blow?

This has been bugging me for a while. I've seen streams of high ELO junglers, and it seems like they always use smite as the killing blow on the jungle creeps. Why do they do that? I mean, damage is ...
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What is a good rune and Masteries Set to Maximize Malzahar as an AP Mid?

What Runes and Mysteries should I use to maximize my AP Mid capabilities as Malzahar? I would like to maximize his survivability, and his combo burst damage.
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Which supports can also go jungle?

Which supports can jungle effectively? We've seen Soraka jungle on ggChronicle tournament, which was doing pretty well. Allistar jungle is actually common, but what else? What do you think about ...
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What are some good websites to get statistics on Champion and their builds? [closed]

Anyone know a common website people use for builds and is it trustworthy for gameplay?
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What is the objective for League of Legends? Are there Quests?

Been wanting to play but I don't know if its worth playing. What is the objective of the game?
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Does Frozen Heart affect the Attack Speed from minions/jungle creeps?

Well, like the title says: Is the AS from minions and/or the jungle creeps affected by the 25% reduced AS? Or does it only affect enemy champions?
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What happens when Trundle uses his ultimate on someone with negative armor?

Suppose, due to armor reduction, someone managed to get negative armor. Trundle's ultimate says: (Active): Trundle immediately steals health (by dealing magic damage) and a percentage of their armor ...
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Do minions/neutrals get stronger as the game goes on?

Someone told me that as the game plays out longer, the jungle creeps and minions get stronger. Is this true? & If so, how much time before they do?
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Do the mastery “Evasion” applies against Karthus's Requiem?

The skill evasion do the following: Reduces the damage taken from area effect abilities by 1/2/3% Does it reduce the damage from Karthus's Requiem ? Requiem (Active): After channeling for 3 ...
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Do heal spells (Like Janna's Ult) proc Spell Vamp?

Does spell Vamp from Will of the Ancients trigger from heals like Janna's Monsoon, Soraka's Wish, or even Nidalee's Primal surge?
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What is the impact of a good support in a Ranked Solo Queue game?

People keep telling me never to support in Solo Queue, but others tell me that if you're amazing at it, you can carry just as hard. Which one is it?
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What kind of companies sponsor pro teams? What makes a team pro? [closed]

Do professional teams invite new players onto their teams? How does a team become professionally recognised? Do you need to have a sponsor, and if so, how would you get one? What kind of companies ...
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How does using F1-F4 on allies work? Is there something similar for use on enemies?

In the tips and tricks for Shen there is an example that you can use your ult by pressing F1-F4(or is it to F5?). How do you know who on your team is which F? Does this also work for for using ...
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Ward placing on bottomlane [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tips for warding in League of Legends? Should the purple-bottomelane rather ward the ramp into the enemy jungle or ward their own ramp into their jungle to protect ...
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How much XP does it take to get to level 30?

Level 30 is the max level for a Summoner, but how much XP does it take to get there? About how many 5v5 matches does it take to get that much (assuming 50% win/loss ratio)?
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What does an AP mid do to help achieve map visibility and maintain it?

So what is my role in getting the map visible and keeping it as an AP mid? Would I buy wards or would I let others buy them and put them up? what is my responsibility when it comes to map awareness?
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Where can I find more lore behind Ashe and Tryndamere?

I have learned that Ashe and Tryndamere got married to bring their two tribes together in the limited lore that I was able to find. I am interested in learning why they needed to bring their tribes ...
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Exhaust priority and masteries

When you exhaust someone who is already exhausted, it refreshes the timer. You can think of it as the first is overridden I suppose. BUT if the first person to cast it has summoner mastery for it ...
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What happens to Fiora's ultimate versus invisible champion

Say, Fiora uses her ultimate on Twitch and the person on their team with oracle get's out of Twitch's range, making Twitch invisible again, will Fiora's ultimate keep hitting him?
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When is it viable to build a gold per 10 item on a carry?

Usually supports are the ones getting the GP/10 items, but I've seen a few carries building those items. When is it viable to build a GP/10 on a carry?
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What runes do I get as a support Alistar?

I can't seem to find answers that match up. Alistar is definitely a more tanky support, so he is different than ones like sona or Janna. I'm looking for runes that will help with his mana control, ...
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Are 2 Doran Blades more viable than these bot lane?

Are 2 Doran Blades a more viable item buy than Berserker Greaves/just saving up for a BF Sword early game?
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Does Cho'Gath gain stacks from ulting clones?

If Cho'Gath uses Feast on Shaco's clone, LeBlanc's Mirror Image, Mordekaiser's puppet, etc., will he gain stacks from killing them? And what happens if you Feast on Yorick while he has his ultimate ...
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How to build an effective top Nidalee?

What is the best way to build an effective top nidalee? Also, what are some counters for nidalee so i may play her around them?
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Anyone have any tips for a new Twitch? [closed]

Anyone have any tips like what to buy, and what to pay attention to as twitch?
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Does Exhaustion stack?

I have 2 questions. Can you use exhaust on an already exhausted champion, and if you can, does it just waste the exhaust or does it stack to increase the slow and debuffs?
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What is the value of ip and xp boosts?

How much ip do you get in the ip boosts? Is it the same amount for the wins vs days ones? I want to see if the ip and xp boosts are worth getting. I already figured xp is not, because the time spent ...
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If the other team is split pushing and your team barely survives a 5v4, what is the best thing to do?

Should the whole team go after that solo lane or should you just keep trying to push with your team because your team would get picked off if split up? When does that pushed lane become a priority? Is ...