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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What is the incentive to picking Vladimir over Mordekaiser?

I'm talking about top lane. But the comparison could apply to any other lane as well I suppose. Why does Vladimir see much more play than Mordekaiser? Is it because of the ultimates alone?
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What is happening while I'm sitting at the load screen? [closed]

When loading into a game sometimes it takes a real long time due to just one player. Often you hear the "toaster" jokes once everyone gets in game referring to the assumed poor quality hardware of the ...
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What is the difference between championship and challenger series?

On this YouTube channel, there are a lot of competition videos with commentary. What is the difference between the championship series challenger series Both are LCS, aren't they?
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Does LeBlanc's second cast on her W proc SpellBlade (Lich Bane)?

The title says it all. For example: LeBlanc stands around near an Ashe. LeBlanc W's towards the Ashe. LeBlanc auto-attacks the Ashe and activates Spellblade. LeBlanc quickly W's back to her ...
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Can lee sin be grabbed during his Q jump kick?

Say I use thresh/blitzcrank and I launch the hand (or throw the chain) to where Lee Sin is flying. Will I be able to grab him in the middle of his "kick flight"?
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What are the advantages/disadvantages of having high mouse sensitivity in Moba games when playing skill-shot based characters?

I play a lot of league of legends and I watch streams, Game-plays, LCS, etc, trying to improve and learn more. In one of the last games they talked about mouse sensitivity and how you could move ...
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Will my own items' active make my champion cancel my current spell?

Say I go Katarina and I have Deathfire Grasp, then I go all in, and after I start the ult I try to activate the item. Will my character have to cancel the spell to use the item? If I try to use it, ...
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Does buffing grant you Turret assists?

Yes we all know that Attacking a turret will grant you extra gold when it dies. Now my question is a bit weird: What happens if you don't deal any direct damage to a turret but you buff an allied ...
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Should you let the minions destroy the tower?

Is watched some pro-games (LCS, All-Stars, ...) and really high elo games lately and noticed that the towers are always shot low to about 5% but then no champion damage is dealt to the tower. (When ...
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Do toggle abilities proc on-hit passives like Spellblade?

Some champions (like Ashe) have toggleable abilities (for example her Q - Frost Shot). When I activiate such an ability, how does it proc an On-Hit passive like the Spellblade passive from the item ...
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How is the damage reduction calculated from armor/mr? [duplicate]

For example, if your champion has 200 magic resistance / armor and your enemy has some crazy AP/AD damage that can be dealt with one single spell/attack, say 800 damage at once... Considering the ...
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Is Void Staff always effective, or it's meant to be situational?

For almost every ap mid I used (spell-based, like Annie) I bought the same thing: boots, rabadon and void staff. There're certain moments where I start asking myself... Would it be more benefical in ...
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Should I build damage when I am the only tank/Front line?

Very recently I lost a game as Elise. The enemy Jax was fed, so I built tanky to counter that (Frozen Heart, Randuin's Omen, Spirit Visage for Malzahar). My only real damage item was pretty much my ...
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Does triggering Guardian Angel reset Darius' Ult?

Everybody knows that if you kill an enemy champion with Daruis' ultimate, the cooldown will be reset and you would have another 12 seconds (I think) to dunk some more Teemos and (fill in your most ...
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Do attack speed/movement debuff items draw turret aggro when their passive is triggered by an enemy champion?

So I know the question is a bit subjective however it makes sense soon. So here is a small example: So we're about to close the game and I am taking down the enemy top lane's turret, while my team ...
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How does matchmaking work on Twisted Treeline?

I know how match making works in ranked -- you are placed depending on how well you did overall in your previous match. In normals, if your team has a premade the enemy team will have a higher average ...
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Damage based on ult cast or on hit? [duplicate]

Let me explain, imagine this situation. You're playing as Jinx/Draven/Ez with 100 AD and R(ULT) towards the mid Lane. Before the ult hits anybody, you buy an item such as BF sword, now your AD is ...
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What's the point of Poro-snax in aram map

What is the point of the Poro-Snax you get in the map Howling Abyss? You can consume it when you are close to a "Poro". What will happen? Do you get any buffs or regeneration?
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Why not ADC Nami?

Well yeah... I know what you're thinking. ADC Nami WTF?? But I just had some thoughts and theorycrafting on this one and I was really surprised with the results. I couldn't find a real point that ...
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Who gets the kill when the turret 'last hits' the champion slain?

If multiple people are attacking a target(champion) and that target is also getting attacked by the turret. What determines who gets the kill if the last hit is from the turret? The person who does ...
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League of legends leona [closed]

I just bought Leona as my new support in league of legends and I don't really know a lot about her. I need to know the rune page and the masteries for her. I even need some tips and tricks which I can ...
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Stacking Feast on Cho`Gath with minions?

How much should I be building Feast stacks on minions when playing AP Cho`Gath? Let's assume I am playing solo top, against a tough counter, and I've also got 10% cooldown reduce. I'm just not sure ...
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Can Fiora be CC'd during her ultimate?

I understand that Fiora is not targetable by point and click abilities during her ultimate, but what happens during a type of AoE crowd control, like Sona's Crescendo or Amumu's Curse of the Sad ...
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What should I do when I see a player using a botting service?

So I just made an EUW account and found hey this ping is better than NA fancy that and well I am leveling up my account maybe 3 or 4 games a day and everyday or at least every 7 games there is one ...
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Skins that cannot be in mystery gifts?

Yesterday I had a discussion with some of my friends while playing league. It was about the contents of the mystery gifts and while I said there are restrictions, they were convinced that you can get ...
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What is the structure and schedule of official League of Legends competitive play?

League of Legends has become one of the most popular games in eSports, with apparently millions of US dollars awarded in prizes in recent years. I do not play the game, but I'm fascinated by how big ...
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Sword of the Divine on Riven

Is Sword of the Divine an item good enough on Riven that I should be considering running on her and replacing another one for example: The Bloodthirster, Hydra or Last Whisper? I saw a video of ...
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If Rumble uses a skill that gets him in the Danger Zone, is the skill empowered?

Flamespitter: ACTIVE: Rumble activates his flamethrower for 3 seconds, dealing magic damage every 0.5 seconds to enemy units in a cone in front of him (dealing half damage to ...
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League of legends folder seems too big

So my league of legends folder is almost 14 gb right now (13.75gb) and yet my pbe is less than 4gb what is going.. what files are taking up so much space and what can I delete so my folder is ...
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Does Teemo Blind blocks Darius Ultimate? [duplicate]

I would like to know if Teemo use Blind, then does Darius' Ultimate get blocked?
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Kha'Zix's Q on hit proc

Does Kha'Zix's Q proc on hit effects? If so, does it proc Feral Flare as well? Does Farel Flare proc on on hit effects in the first place (Ezreal's Q etc)?
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Do placed items deal more damage per tick after the initial tick if an item is purchased? [duplicate]

As a follow up to Do placed units increase in damage when you level up the ability?, what if I put a shroom, someone steps on it, takes one tick damage, before second tick I buy a deathcap. Does the ...
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How can I switch my attack button on League of Legends?

I am using a MacBook Pro to play League of Legends. As you may or may not know, the MacBooks do not feature two mouse buttons, but instead a central one. I want to know if I can switch my attack ...
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Do heimerdinger turrets get upgrade automaticly? [duplicate]

If I place an Heimerdinger turret and then upgrade the ability. Will the turrets that I have already placed be upgraded?
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If no champions play, does the game last forever?

In League of Legends Summoner's Rift (5v5), there are 3 symmetric lanes. If only the minions play, does it last forever? Are the lanes fully symmetric?
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red border/frame around screen

So I was playing ARAM last night, and suddenly I got a red border/frame around my screen. I couldn't move my screen with my mouse anymore. And I had to play with a locked camere for the rest of the ...
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Better max Q or R on Udyr?

So I would like to ask since I just started Udyr, what is the first ability that I should max? I've seen many builds of pro players that max R first but I would like to know the reason. Why R and not ...
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Why are my reactions times different on different applications [closed]

I'm a league of legends gamer and well this year I wanted to improve, I know a lot about the game as it stands and last year I had read an article on reddit that was about improving your reflex and ...
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Attack damage or Armor penetration?

The last few months I main Zed. I believe that I'm good with him when it comes to mechanics but when it comes to the build I use, I just a find one on solomid, or mobafire and run this. So I would ...
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Max armor penetration?

I'd like to ask, what is the max armor penetration I can get? By that I mean, not what is the max I can get from items, runes and masteries but what is the max available. I heard that the max is 40% ...
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MMR dropped in League of Legends

In League of Legends I am Gold 5 or 4 (depending on when you will read this). My MMR was really high since I had more than double of wins compared to my losses. This made me play against high gold and ...
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What do the names mean [duplicate]

I've been playing league of legends all the time for some time now, and even though I have friends playing and family, I've never actually got what the meanings of the classes, I know of: Support, ...
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How Long Does It Take For All Champions To Rotate Through “Free To Play”? [closed]

Given the selection of free-to-play champions changes regularly, how long does it take for all champions to rotate the list? An important piece of information I don't know is whether or not a champ ...
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Is true damage listed as magic damage in the statistics?

So I recently played Vayne and I took a look at the damage statistics after the game. What kind of surprised me was the fact that the statistic showed me that I dealt a small amount of magic damage ...
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Contacting Players Outside the Game for LOL [closed]

I was just wondering if it was possible to chat with players and add friends without entering the game, like through 3rd party sites perhaps? Like through lolking, for instance.
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How do you set the smaller grid mode by default?

In League of Legends, there are two modes for looking at items in the shop. A descriptive mode that tells you information about each item, and a more minimal mode that just shows the items. I have ...
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Does Irelia's Q apply W effects?

W's passive is to get a small amount of health points per autoattack. If I activate it, gets twice and also applies some true damage. Since Irelia's Q (Bladesurge) applies on-hit effects, will also ...
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League of legends crashes on Windows 8.1

My PC is currently running on the Windows 8.1. When the league of legends launcher is ready to play it crashes the game. Can you give me an answer to how I can make league of legends work on Windows ...
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What is the best second lane for a support main? [closed]

So I have been a main support the whole time in league of legends and I am now stranded in plat V. It seems that from here it gets very hard to carry the game as a main support. My question is: What ...
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Lol disabled rewards [closed]

I've been playing league of legends and I'm a level 16, but the thing that gets my concerned about this game is when you finish a match, like whenever you look set the reward you get from it there is ...