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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Why doesn't Relic Shield execute always work on Thresh?

When I go to use my Relic Shield stacks to execute a minion, it doesn't always work. Why is that? I know that Relic Shield says "melee auto-attacks execute minions", but since Thresh can't buy ...
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How can I improve my early game as Darius?

I'm a new League of Legends player and I've recently started playing Darius. I have a problem though: my early game is terrible! I usually die 6-7 times in early game, then recover mid to late game, ...
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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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What are Scripts in League of Legends

I was playing a game not too long ago and our mid player got completely destroyed. He was accusing the other player of scripting. Maybe he was wrong and just a sore loser, but it's not the first time ...
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Why am I always last pick in ranked?

It's the 9th time in a row, so I believe it's not just bad luck. Pick order was supposed to be random for some time now. I heard some possible reasons, as being chat restricted or any other ...
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What is a free kill in LoL?

I often read or hear that term even if they're referring to some full hp target. I could think that as a kill that has no damage risk at all, but I'm not feeling sure about it.
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How to break a heavy poke team's siege?

Last game I was against a team which had massive poke and some sustain. To make things worse they also got baron. With that they could just stay behind their minions and launch skill after skill ...
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Is it safe to play League of Legends when there are files detected as viruses by virustotal.com?

I'm from Vietnam and started to play League of Legends which I have downloaded from the official site here for the Vietnamese version. Viruses were detected when I ran a virus-scan on the files via ...
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Guide to Alert Pings?

I just started playing League of Legends, and my friends who have more experience often play with me. They keep telling me to ping, and I have seen the "Fall back" or "On my way" pings and know a ...
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League of Legends amateur league?

Well I was wondering if there are any amateur leagues for league of legends. Tournaments and such for people who are not in the pro scene.
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League of Legends won't open. I get an error that refers to a PVP.net Patcher Kernel. How do I fix it?

When I try to open League of Legends in Windows 7 I am notified that PVP.net Patcher Kernel has stopped working and that Windows hasn't found a solution, what should I do?
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Fizz jungle, AD or AP? [closed]

I used to play a lot of AD Fizz in the jungle because of a few reasons: AP Fizz was a lot less strong as his ratios got lowered a lot and I can't play Fizz in lane at all. Not to mention he did a ...
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Season 6 Warding & Trinkets

So Season 6 is just around the corner, and possibly the most major change to the game was the removal of Sight Wards from the shop. I understand the importance of vision in general, but what should ...
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Why can't I add a user as friend in League of Legends?

I've been trying to add a user to my friends list on League of Legends. I know his username and I know his summoner name, but the game stubbornly insist they do not exist. This isn't limited to ...
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Retrieving data from server/ Unknown error

I've been playing League of Legends for quite some time now and I never had a problem like this. Whenever I go into champ select screen, sometimes the program just stops working. It still stays open, ...
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What defines a bruiser?

What makes them a "bruiser"? By that I mean which stat defines them as a bruiser or is it something else that makes them a bruiser?
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How do professional League of Legends players make money?

I'm really trying to go pro, just wondering what channels are available to make money playing LoL?
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Running LoL on guest account on mac

I'm unable to run League of Legends on a guest account on my mac. Is there something I need to do to be able to do that? I've given all privileges I can give to the guest account in System ...
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Rapid Firecannon Interaction with Rengar's Passive

Rapid Firecannon Stats +30% attack speed +8% movement speed +30% critical strike chance UNIQUE – ENERGIZED STRIKE: Moving and attacking generates Energize stacks, up to 100. When fully ...
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How can I map the camera in League of Legends to a touchpad on the Steam Controller?

If you add League of Legends to Steam as a third-party shortcut, you can launch the game from big picture mode and configure the Steam Controller as usual. I'd like to move the camera smoothly with ...
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How do I ward properly in League of Legends?

I tend to like to play a support champion. Since I'm slowly making my way to mid and high level play its getting more important to get good wards up because ganks become more common. I am therefore ...
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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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Does the source champion count as a “nearby ally”?

Certain items have passives that say they affect "nearby allies", but would these passives affect the source champion themselves? For example, Locket of the Iron Solari has such a unique passive, ...
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What league of legends file(s) contain my settings?

I plan on uninstalling and reinstalling league to fix some un-relevant issues. However I do not feel like re-applying all my custom video\interface options. I also don't wish to remake my custom item ...
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Is there a champion that can outrange turrets without Firecannon?

In Dota2 there is a hero (or multiple, I don't know exactly) that can out-range a turret. Is there a champion in League of Legends that can out-range a turret? I'm looking for answers that don't ...
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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 Lee Sin reactivate his Q on untargetable target?

Scenario: Fizz is happily farming in mid lane, suddenly lee sin comes to gank him and hits his Q. Fizz thinks lets GTFO and jump on his troll pole (E). So we now have an untargetable fizz with a ...
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How can I dump every single champion sounds in League of Legends?

How can I either dump from the game install, or download somewhere, all of the league of legends champion sounds? I would like a method that gets the latest champion sounds since new champions come ...
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What's Aatrox connection with Tryndamere?

Sometimes, when Aatrox meets Tryndamere, he says: "Tryndamere, my greatest creation" Why's that?
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Is the new Feast mastery more impactful than Double Edged Sword?

I was fixing up my mastery pages, and I stumbled upon the Feast mastery. At first, I ignored this mastery, as I felt that it was essentially useless. Whereas Double Edged Sword, seems infinitely ...
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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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Does Runaan's apply on hit? [duplicate]

I was trying out Jinx with Runaan's Hurricane in a game (cause I saw in the patch that the Runaan's bolts now look like Jinx rockets. Hey explode like them too. The question I had is, do the bolts ...
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How do you Stutter-Attack?

I often see highly skilled AD-Carries do this, when they walk a bit, attack an enemy champion really fast, and walk again, all in rapid succession, i think they cancel the attack animation mid-way, ...
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Can the Energized passive of Rapid Firecannon apply critical strikes?

I know that the Statikk Shiv's Shiv Lightning can critical strike. Is the Rapid Firecannon's Energized passive also able to critically strike?
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Which abilities/summoner spells can be removed by using Cleanse or Quicksilver Sash?

How can I tell whether an ability or summoner spell can be removed using Cleanse or Quicksilver Sash? Is there a list of such abilities?
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How can Skarner increase the distance he can pull an Impaled champion?

Besides Movement Speed effects, I would like to know a list of any ways Skarner can move/be moved (using the help of his allies, not enemies) while his ultimate, Impale is active.
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Does attack speed influence movement speed?

You can't move and attack at the same time. When you are chasing some one, you move -> stop -> attack -> move (with stopping and attacking happening 'almost' simultaneous). So if you would do ...
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How should I practice close-quarters fighting with Rengar?

I bought Rengar recently and have noticed a bad habit of mine: When I get out of my ultimate, I get into this clicking frenzy and just start stuttering and not actually attacking. How can I practice ...
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Soloing the Rift Herald

So I saw this question: Is it possible to solo Baron Nashor? but I did not see a question that was about soloing the Rift Herald. Is it possible to solo him? So far I have not had any luck in normal ...
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How do you quit during hero selection?

Yes, I know it gives me a 5-minute penalty before I can try to join another lobby, and that it's a horrible unsportsmanlike thing to do. But the only way I can figure out how to do it is to close the ...
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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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Does Jax's Grandmaster's Might passive trigger Deathfire Touch?

Does the third strike on Jax's Grandmaster's Might passive trigger the Deathfire Touch keystone?
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Rift Herald and Baron

So I know Baron appears at 20 minutes exactly, but what happens to the RH? Let's say you were doing the Rift Herald and it is mid life when the 20 minutes mark kicks in. What happens? does the Rift ...
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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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Are item passives implicitly passed on into higher tier items?

When upgrading an item with a passive effect into another item, is this passive still included in the upgraded item, even when not specified? It seems counter-intuitive that it would not, but I am ...
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Can Graves new auto attack trigger on hit effects multiple times?

Yesterday i tried the new Graves' with the new item Cull. I noticed that every bullet would apply the on hit lifesteal from cull. It didn't matter if it was against the same enemy. However, hitting ...
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Champion that can jump like Tristana in League of Legends

I love to use Tristana jump onto an enemy to attack and jump away from them to retreat. I wonder if there is any champion who have the ability to jump like her? p.s. My google search shows me this ...
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kog maw dmg reduce on on-hits

In the new patch kog maws W increases the attack speed but reduces the damage to non minions by 55%. Does this damage reduce include on-hit effects? Does it decrease the bonus damage on the spell ...
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Are different champions required for different lanes?

I have been playing League of Legends for some time now, and I'm still trying to understand the positions. Do top, mid, and bot require different champions, or can they all be played with whatever ...
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Show spell range when using quick cast

I was playing fiddlesticks and wanted to know my Ult exact range to excel my positioning for a gank and I was wondering When using Quickcast, is there a way to show the spells range using the ...