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How can I counter Ahri in lane?

I dont really know what to look after when I lane against Ahri making the game harder to win. Which champions are a good counter for her and why?
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Who counters Jayce top lane besides Yorick?

I'm aware that Yorick and Cho'Gath are both good counters for Jayce (in Top Lane) but who else might be a good matchup and why?
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When should an AD Carry take Flash vs. Ghost?

When I play an AD Carry in ranked, especially one with a gap closer ( Graves, Corki, Ez, Vayne), I like to choose ghost for the extra chasing power. I don't see the advantage that flash gives, besides ...
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How can I improve playing Rumble against Yorick?

Yorick's Ghosts keep harassing me and I cannot even farm under the turret! When he gets his Tear of the Goddess, he's unstoppable because he can turret dive with his ultimate whenever he wants, and I ...
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How do you gank as shyvana without red or exhaust?

I always seem to have trouble ganking with shyvana when i do ranked games, because they either just run away or flash etc. But when i see others play shyvana they can gank very effectively and i do ...
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How do I survive in lane against Ezreal?

Pulsefire Ezreal came out and there's been a lot more Ezreal players. He's hard to gank with just one rank in his Arcane Shift and hard to harass with his Essence Flux going over minions and slowing ...
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Why is Soraka not a viable AP middle?

I've been playing a lot of Soraka middle and have really been enjoying it. Your Q does decent damage early game and your E is free and does great damage with Q stacks. Her W is a decent heal and her R ...
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Why is Gragas not considered a top mid/top?

Gragas is a rare pick, especially in tournaments. His poke, sustain and escape are all pretty good, and his ult provides a little extra CC. What are his weaknesses due to which he is not picked up ...
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How can I gank effectively as Jungle Skarner?

I like Skarner, a lot. But despite that, I don't understand him entirely to be honest. He has an amazingly short range, no proper initiate skill, and his CC is his ultimate. To even get his slow off ...
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Why are kassadin and shaco always banned in solo queue? [closed]

They are never played in tournaments and don't seem very strong in general. Is it just the free flash they get? Is it because they are countered by vision?
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Who is the best counter to Anivia in lane? [closed]

After level six she just seems to be able to farm and harass limitlessly and whenever I try to force a fight she walls me off and chunks me for half my health with her spear. Who is the best counter ...
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I always have trouble laning Veigar against Morgana, are there any tips or tricks that could help me with this lane?

I am picking up Veigar as my new main champion and have played him in over 100 games in the past week. I am doing very well in the majority of my games and there has only been one champion that I have ...
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How do I trade damage effectively?

Especially as an AD Carry in bottom lane. It's really difficult to understand how/why/when to do it.
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What is the purpose of putting ad/support top?

I often see pro league players switch their top and bot - ad/support going top and bruiser going bot. What is the purpose of this switch? Is it more efficient for ganks and securing objectives? Or is ...
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Does Sivir's Boomerang Blade do damage on its return if you die after activation?

I want to know if Sivir's Boomerang Blade does damage on its way back to you if you die when you throw it? Sometimes you die but want to do as much damage in team fights as possible before you fall. ...
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What are effective champions to use in a double AD comp?

Today, I started learning AD Kayle top lane, and became excited about double AD comps. However, I don't really know how to get the other roles to co-ordinate with it well. I know that a support Nunu ...
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When is it better to run Flat Armor Seals on an AP Mid rather than +AP or Mana Regen?

I'm expanding into AP Mid as a new role, and I'm curious as to what other players think about this. I assume it's better for when I'm going to play more passive, but beyond that, what should I look ...
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How can I improve playing Trundle in top lane?

I have tried to go Trundle top but I am having issues against heavy pokers such as Irelia, Olaf and Darius. I start with boots + 3 Health potions and then building Wriggle's Lantern and Hexdrinker, ...
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How to rise in elo [closed]

I have just had a horrible day of ranked. Well, not excactly a huge losing streak but 4 losses in a row. (I am in the 1500 range atm). How do you guys keep a positive outlook, or "keep winning" when ...
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What are the crest colors and how much of it do I need for each stage?

There are crests on the profile page. What colors are there and how much takedowns/kills/wins do I need for each stage of it? (This question is also for the dominion crests) Images of the crests ...
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Does Jax's Counter Strike protect teammates behind him from Twitch's ultimate?

Does Jax's Counter Strike skill protect teammates behind him from Twitch's ultimate, or does the dodge only apply to himself?
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When should the jungler give mid blue buff?

As a jungler, mid always asks for the second blue, but I need the experience and the buff. Am I wrong to think this? Generally speaking, when should you give blue to your mid, and when should you keep ...
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Does the damage from Ahris “Orb of Deception” depend on more than the raw AP?

When Ahri fires her Orb of Deception on some minions, I noticed that the damage output isn't always the same. Assuming both situations are with the same Items (so no change in AP and MP) it's ...
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How to deal with a feeding Support as AD Carry?

Yesterday i played some normals and ended up as Ashe with a Nidalee support. Opponents were Alistar and Jayce which should have made an easy lane. Sadly Nidalee decided to be extremely aggressive - ...
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What Runes should I prioritize buying?

I primarily play Ranged AD, various Junglers, or solo top champions. Looking for which runes are the most universally useful/most cost effective to buy across many roles. These are the sets of runes I ...
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What happens when everyone on a team disconnects or leaves in League of Legends?

I was playing League of Legend earlier today and someone disconnects from the game. We were actually in the lead before he disconnected but because it turned into a 4v5, we started to lose. Due to ...
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What pairs of champions make a good kill lane bot? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the idea of a bot “kill lane”? I am looking for champions to play a kill lane with my friend for bot lane. I know about some of the standard ones ...
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Whats the most common collective hp of any one hero?

Is there some way to accumulate the data and find, within the range of 400 hp give or take, the average number of hitpoints a champion has? Regardless of their inventory build or perhaps even ...
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What is the difference between League of Legend skins and themes?

Recently a new Ezreal "theme" came out called Pulsefire Ezreal. As far as I know, it just looks like another legendary skin but it's put in its own category as a theme. What functional difference are ...
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What does the AP Mid GP10 meta entail?

I've heard a lot of talk from high level players about AP Mids starting to build a GP10 setup and having a lot of success with it. TSM Mid player Reginald has even expressed how much he hates the "new ...
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What are gank paths for toplane?

i am mostly a jungler and i am training a few people in jungling at the moment. As i am didactically mostly inaccurate i look for a nice answer here. I would like to have for a jungler a description ...
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How to Efficiently Farm Top / Mid Lane?

I noticed that I often have less farm than my lane opponent. At around 20 minutes, I'll have 80-100 CS. My problem is not last hitting; I am familiar with the concept and I think I actually do it ...
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How do I use Zhonya's Hourglass with AP Kennen?

I've been playing AP Kennen for awhile now with many people recommending I use Zhonya's Hourglass. I'm not sure how to use item effectively so I was hoping for some advice. The only thing I could ...
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Should I chase down Squishys in teamfights with Ahri?

My main character is Ahri. I manage to win my lane most of the times, but when it comes to Teamfights in Solo Q I am sometimes not quite sure how to react in teamfights. Because of Ahris Mobility ...
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Do multi kills get less gold in League of Legends?

I was on a killing spree and they killed me, however I was killed as part of a multi kill. As you can see they got less gold than the norm (they got 273 instead of 300). Has it been confirmed if ...
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League of Legends Terminology [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do those abbreviations mean in LoL? LoL uses a bunch of terminology. I can't find definitions for (and would like to understand the meaning of): Bruiser Jungler ...
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Rare/Promotional Skins

Is there a list somewhere of all skins that can be acquired through promotions or are given out rarely? I have looked online but cannot seem to find a full list. Example, PAX Sivir which can only be ...
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How does attack speed affect Entropy's true damage active?

Entropy is a dominion-only item with the following description: +275 Health +70 Attack Damage UNIQUE Passive: Your basic attacks have a 25% chance to reduce your target's Movement Speed by 30% for ...
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What can Shaco's ultimate dodge?

I was spectating a game and saw a player dodge Ezreal's ultimate with Shaco's ultimate. I was just wondering what other ultimates you could dodge?
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What counters AP Kog'maw in mid?

I played a few games over the weekend and I kept seeing a bunch of AP Kog'maw players and they were giving me a really hard time in mid. What are some solid counter picks or strategies I could use ...
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How to sustain with Fizz

I just started playing with Fizz and as an Ahri Player I really wonder how you sustain with Fizz on the lane (or at all)? He hasnt any Build-In Spellvamp and also no AP Build foresees someting like ...
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Can I deal double magic damage with Udyr's Tiger stance?

From the description of Udyr's Tiger Stance: (Stance) – Activation: Udyr's next attack will deal his current attack damage in addition to magic damage over 2 seconds. If Udyr selects tiger ...
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Is there a pattern to Draven's Spinning Axes?

The newest champion in League of Legends, Draven, has an ability called Spinning Axes. It increases the damage of your next basic attack and bounces into the air. If you are able to catch it before it ...
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Does Irelia's passive stack with Mercury's Treads?

I am starting to play a lot of top laners to get ready for my team when I stumbled upon Irelia. I just want to know if Mercury's Treads stack with her passive.
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What are the limits of a turret's attack range?

When you are standing under an enemy turret, but are not its target (say you are with a creep wave), damaging an enemy will make the turret target you. Does this have a range? For example, if you are ...
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As AD Carry, is it better to stay alive and attack harder targets than to kill enemy carries?

In the Solo Queue games i play i sometimes get raged at because i didn't attack the opponents AD/AP carry but rather stayed back and attacked targets that were safer for me, like the bruisers or even ...
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How does Master Yi's ultimate interact with Viktor's Gravity Field?

Master Yi cannot be slowed while his Ultimate is active. Viktor's Gravity Field spell causes all units in its AOE to receive a stacking slow debuff and will stun any hero that receives 3 stacks of ...
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What is the highest theoretically possible DPS? [closed]

I recently played a warm-up coop match as AD carry with a karthus that stacked 6 archangel staffs which made me think of this question: At the current patch level 1.0.0.140 (Darius) Assuming a basic ...
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When multiple shields are present, which one is consumed first?

Janna's Eye of the Storm provides a shield that absorbs damage and gives a boost to AD. Suppose Janna shields an ally with a hexdrinker; would Janna's shield have to be destroyed before hexdrinker ...
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How to play Shen Toplane vs. a Ranged AD / AP

I used the last week to intensely play Shen. I really like to play a tank which can contribute so much to the team (his Taunt and Ult are just awesome). I usually play him on Top lane where I face ...