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 not build Essence Reaver on Ashe?

I've never seen a recommended build which includes Essence Reaver on Ashe, but I can't work out why. 80 AD, 10% life steal, 10% CDR plus the mana regen means you can leave her Q on permanently during ...
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Advice on banning champs? [closed]

I know that you ban your counters, (ex. akali vs vlad) and champs you are unfamiliar with, but are there other factors as to what you ban, when, why, and how?
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How much time do you have to accept the game?

I was unable to find this information anywhere. When you're trying to join a game, at certain point the accept loading screen appears. You must click the accept button. After certain time, if you or ...
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Longest possible combined CC duration In League of Legends?

What's the longest time a team of five players can hard-CC (stunned etc.) a single enemy champion continuously by chaining their CC?
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Frame rate drops from 60 FPS to 1-10 FPS

I've been playing League of Legends for some time now on a desktop, it was fine, my FPS was consistent at around 59-60 FPS. However, since my desktop is currently under repair, I am using a laptop to ...
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League of Legends RADS Error

Just recently, within the past 2 weeks, whenever I run the League of Legends launcher, the small splash screen pops up, stays up, and then is replaced by this window: Here are some of the fixes I've ...
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How do I maximize FPS?

I run league of legends on the highest graphics settings. Even when I play the game on low I still sit at 60 FPS. My resolution is 1920x1080. My PC specs are a i3 3rd gen 3.3GHz Prossecor NVIDIA ...
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Are there any champions for which leveling the ultimate when it's possible isn't advisable? [duplicate]

Whenever I play any champion in LoL I know that I have to level up my "R" as soon as I can, because in general it's the most important skill etc. What I was wondering is, are there any champions who ...
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Dragon Strike Pull not triggering traps

Is there any reason why Jarvan IV's Dragon Strike to his Demacian Standard wouldn't trigger traps such as Teemo's mushrooms or Nidalee's traps. I ask because I was playing a game as Teemo this ...
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Can zed/malphite go through Azir's ulti?

When Azir uses his ultimate, I've read and seen that dashes aren't able to go through. But is Zed's shadow supposed to go through? I mean, it's not a dash but it's not as fast as a blink either. For ...
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How does the LeaverBuster system work?

Recently, I've gotten into low-priority queue for leaving around 2-3 matches in a row due to internet unstability. I would like to ask, how does the LeaverBuster system exactly work? According to the ...
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Why does nunu stay hidden after he completes channeling and deals damage with his ultimate/

I know the question title seems subjective, however the reasoning behind that is because its not an easy question for me to phrase right now. The example i will use is sion and lux, namie. These ...
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What abilities can be stopped with taunts/silences/knock-ups etc?

I was wondering what abilities can be stopped with casting a taunt, knock-up, pull etc. I know that when Shen uses his shadow dash while Karthus is channeling his Requiem it will cancel Karthus his ...
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Do sunfire cape, rylai and Liandry's Torment combine with each others?

If I buy the 3 items, will the damage of the sunfire cape apply a slow effect? And will it trigger liandry's passive too?
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Do health % runes stack with Vladimirs passive? If they do, how?

There's a rune that gives you 0.5% percent bonus health. Vladimir's passive ability reads as follows: Vladimir gains ability power equal to 2.5% of his bonus health and bonus health equal to 140% ...
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Bad lag when playing League of Legends?

I have had LoL for around 6 months, and for about 1 month my ping has been crazy and I have been having a problem where whenever I try to move my champ, or use an ability or spell or anything, it has ...
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Does Zz'Rot Portal make use of Garens W passive?

Zz'Rot Portal Spawns a Void Gate at target location for 150 seconds. Every 4 seconds the gate creates a volatile Voidspawn that travels down the nearest lane, attacking enemy minions and exploding ...
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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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Is there a skill difference between players of the same Elo but in different region/server? [closed]

My question is more statistics and data proof oriented than subjective. If possible I would like the answer to include some "cultural differences" inputs. For example, I would assume that a diamond ...
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When does season 5 start? [closed]

Does anyone have an idea or source of when season 5 starts or when ranked gets reset? I have been sitting here at Diamond V and Master. Someone said the 15th of January, but then the kickoff sale came ...
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Do attack speed debuffs affect champions with auto-attack resets and auto-attack cancel spells?

This question is highly focused on auto-attack based attack damage caster champions with a spell that can reset their auto-attack or cancel their attack animation in such a way as to allow them to ...
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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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Pantheon's Ult Destination Visible In Bushes?

I know that Nunu's ult area is invisible if he casts it in a bush and the enemies are outside the bush, but I was wondering if Panth's is ult visible to enemies outside the bush if he is landing in ...
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Can Karthus' Ult Hit Fizz During Playful Trickster?

I know that Fizz is untargetable during playful trickster, but can Karthus' ult still hit him?
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How to make the turret focus the clone of Wukong? (decoy ability)

I know it's possible, but although I main Wukong I've never been able to do it properly.
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How to jungle effectively with Wukong, using its decoy ability?

When I jungle with Wukong I sometimes find it hard for the jungle monsters to focus my decoy rather than me. Maybe I'm wrong but if position myself poorly (too close to the monsters maybe?), monsters ...
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Why rush Last Whisper in LoL?

I've noticed a few people rushing Last Whisper as their first item. Particularly on characters like Talon, Zed and Kha'Zix, they go Brutalizer, Boots, Last Whisper. Is scaling armour penetration ...
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Flat AD/AP over Penetration AD/AP during the laning phase

A very famous French streamer, and former LoL pro (EC Skyyart) always says in its streams that going for penetration items (AD/AP depending on your champ obviously) when your opponent has low armor/MR ...
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Stacking Spellblade

From this answer we know that stacking multiple items with the same named-unique effect do not stack. However, the Spellblade effect is different between the multiple items (listed below) that share ...
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In League of Legends does Dorans Blade work with Pantheons Spear Shot [duplicate]

Dorans blade has 3% lifesteal, if i am carrying it and throwing my spear (Q ability) am I getting the 3% lifesteal with every hit?
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Spell vamp - unique?

I don't really understand the unique-ness in LoL. Is it per item or per passive type? It doesn't seem like the internet fully agrees about this (it's not clear to me at least). If I have both the ...
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What is the spawn frequency of the tank minions in League of Legends?

Minion waves contain little fighters and mages. They also sometimes (?) contain little tank units. I've noticed the tank units aren't always there, what are the rules that dictate when or how often ...
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Max AD/AP from items

I want to try Fiora with max AD, and Katarina, Akali, and Syndra with max AP. What items can I buy, including boots, that will give me the maximum amount of AD? What about for AP?
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Why does Elise take damage from Fizz's ultimate during Rappel?

I noticed that if Fizz tags Elise with his ultimate, then even if Elise casts Rappel, she will still take damage! I thought that Elise becomes untargetable during Rappel. Why does she still get hit?
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Run faster than outer turret attacks

As the title says, is there any way to run faster than the turret attack (the missile like thing) so that you can arrive spawn before the attack reaches you, and therefore can't kill you? You know, ...
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How does Ability Power affect the damage of skills?

I know that Ability Power increases the damage of the skill that your champion can use. However, I am not sure how it works. For example, does your skill's damage increase by 1 for every 1 point of ...
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What MMR do Seasonal/Temporary Maps use?

Originally asked on the Riot forums here. Seasonal/Temporary maps refer to Ascension, Poro King, URF Mode, etc.
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Leashing etiquette

I am wondering what is the proper leashing etiquette since I have two different trains of thought plus other variants. Here are the possible permutation groups: before or after the jungler the main ...
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Can Rek'Sai get knocked up when burrowed?

So i was wondering since Rek'sai is still targetable when burrowed if she is still vulnerable for stuns/snares/binds/knock-ups/etc. Now snares, binds and stuns i could understand but since Rek'sai her ...
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Why is the new Thresh Blood Moon skin unavailable?

I thought the new Thresh skin was released, and it's showing up in the list of possible skins to choose from, but when I click "buy skin" it says it is unavailable. If it's brand new, and unavailable ...
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Shivv or PD on vayne?

I know pd better for the late game but in team fights, which item is better on vayne , Shivv or Phantom dancer and why? ( I started to play adc again )
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How to lane against AP Mid LeBlanc

My play-style is a ranged counter-attack, and my Mid Lane Champs matches my play-style. However, I find it hard to lane against mid-lane assassins, specifically LeBlanc. How do I effectively lane ...
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Does summoning the Poro King remove Poro Toss counts?

In the Legend of the Poro King game mode, I know by the counters in the upper corner that summoning the Poro King is caused by landing 10 Poro Tosses as a team. But, when the Poro King is finally ...
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How to jungle with an ADC?

After all the recent changes coming with the preseason 5 to the jungle, its mobs, path, and difficulty, is it still possible to play an ADC (marksman) in the jungle that is viable ? If yes, how ...
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Minions Jumping around when walking towards enemy turret

When I am walking with the minions towards an enemy turret, they seem to 'jump' ahead and start attacking the turret when they were at first beside/behind me. Does anyone know of a fix for this?
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Shaco and Heimer… What was I doing wrong?

Today while playing as Heimer with a Shaco on ARAM, he kept repeatedly abusing me, right from the start of the game (hadn't even started battling). I figured he didn't like me using my turrets near ...
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Does CDR affect the cooldown on Rek'Sai using her tunnels?

Does building cooldown reduction (CDR) lower the cooldown between a player using the same tunnel twice?
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Will on hit magic damage proc maw of malmortius's passive lifeline?

In the Offense skill tree there is a mastery that gives you +magic damage on hit from 5% of your total AP. If a champion you are attacking has maw of malmortius or hex drinker will the lifeline ...
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Does Rek'Sai's Q have on hit proc?

Do the attacks from Rek'Sai's Q also have on hit proc. eg. Hydra splash, red buff
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Can you teleport to Rek'sai tunnels?

Can allied champions teleport to my tunnels when I'm playing the champion Rek'sai? Does it matter if the tunnel is on cooldown for being recently traveled through by the Rek'sai?