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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Philosopher's Stone or not on Jungle Udyr?

I use Udyr quite a lot in the jungle and usually start build boots+3 then Heart of Gold. After that should I build Philosopher's Stone for more gold, or go straight for my normal build (Wit's End / ...
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What exactly is QSS? Added new terms

I was reading a response to one of my questions and I came across a term I have no idea what it means. QSS as well as like CS... really I could use someone to tell me what all the terms in league of ...
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What could Executioner's Calling be used for?

I know Executioner's Calling reduces HP regeneration and healing, but who would this actually counter except for Dr. Mundo? I've seen this item built once even when I play Dr. Mundo pretty often. Can ...
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Does Lulu's ultimate affect health scaling damage?

Does Lulu's ultimate affect health scaling damage such as Bloodrazor, Fizz's Seastone trident, Vaynes silver bolts, etc?
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How do I raise team morale in solo queue? [closed]

I frequently find that members of my team in solo queue give up after being counter picked, after losing first blood, after losing the first team fight, etc. I am not one to rage or get mad while ...
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Cleanse vs. Quicksilver Sash

I am not overly familiar with either this spell or item, but was curious as to which is more effective: quicksilver sash or cleanse. Do they remove the same things? Also, is it possible to cleanse ...
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Where can I find high-level Corki VOD's?

I'd like to watch some standard high-level Corki gameplay, as he's my preferred character. I've never seen him used, though, in the dozen or so professional games that I've watched. Could someone ...
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Under what conditions will bots leave their lane before level 6?

In every bot game I've played, the bots will wait until level 6 to leave their lane for ganks. Today, however, I was surprised by a gank at level 4! Was this caused by a change in the bot AI, or ...
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Does Twisted Fate's Ult grant vision during Nocturne's Ult?

If Twisted Fate ults, and then an enemy Nocturne ults, will Twisted Fate's team have vision of their opponent's champs? If not, does that mean Nocturne's ultimate effectively counters Twisted Fate's ...
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Are health potions a waste of gold?

I've been playing for about a year and a half now and some of my friends would rather not buy potions saying "it's a waste of money and time". Well, I disagree with this thinking since you can remake ...
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When is the safest time to go for dragon/baron nashor? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: When should I baron? When is it the safest to go for the global objectives, Dragon and Baron Nashor? Does the team composition affect this much?
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What role can Malzahar take in high ELO games?

Is Malzahar an effective choice in high ELO matches? If so what type of role would he play. I use him a lot myself and I have found him very effective for keeping champions from using there abilities ...
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Should Carries purchase Black Cleaver or Last Whisper?

When I'm playing Ezreal and I have red buff, I can't decide whether Black Cleaver or Last Whisper is better for him. What are the relative advantages of each? Should I always pick one over the other? ...
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Why is Kassadin not played in tournaments?

Why is Kassadin not played very often in high-level competitive play? In casual play he is an almost constant ban, but not in the big tournaments streamed online as part of Season 2, such as the ...
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Does Veigar's Baleful Strike (Q) need to land the killing blow on a champion to gain AP or is it passive?

The tool tip is very vague in its description. I know you need to kill a minion with Q to gain AP, but how does it interact with champions?
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How do you get into the pro league of legends scene? [closed]

I recently started a team with my friends and brothers and we are interested in participating in tournaments. I know about go4lol and the ggchronicle tourneys, but I was wondering what other options ...
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What roles can Evelynn fulfill? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does one play Evelynn effectively in the laning phase on Summoners Rift? Evelynn can not: jungle be supported by a support in the bottom lane be a support be top ...
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Does exhausting a champion reduce the damage done by its pets?

For example: I'm playing as Mordekaiser and have a ghost of Graves, if I (Mordekaiser) get Exhausted, does that reduce my ghost's damage? Is it the same with Annie and Tibbers, or Yorick and his ...
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Can you Zillean ulti a yourick zombie? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: If Mordakaiser's, Zilean's, and Yorick's ults are placed on a champion, in what order do the ults take place? Or vice-versa; does it just not activate or ...
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Is Sona a better champion as defensive support or an aggressive one?

Is Sona a better defensive support champ or is it plausible to use her in a more aggressive role? I have built her up in bot games for her passive nuke but would that be plausible in pro play?
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What is the most important for league play? Also what is CS? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: First thing to learn when beginning League of Legends What is the most important thing you should do or practice if you want to become a league of legends, League ...
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Which crowd control effects cancel Nunu's ultimate?

Does Nunu's ultimate get cancelled by any crowd control like slow, or only by hard CCs like a snare or stun?
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Why is map visibility so important?

I have noticed that a few different commentaries they say that the reason a team lost their match up was because they didn't have enough visibility of the map. Is it truly that important to see the ...
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Fight or go for a inhibitor when the enemy team is doing Baron

The enemy team is doing Baron. Both teams are equally strong, but you see a opportunity to get a inhibitor in exchange for a Baron. What is the best course of action?
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League of legends: What is the difference between knock-up and suppression effect?

What is the difference between knock-up and suppression effects? Both are hard cc that stops movement and abilities, but I was a curious if there were difference between the two other then animation?
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Which character's stealth can be detected by green wards?

Which character's stealth can be detected by green wards? (note: not purple which normally used for detecting stealth). For example I know Wukong can be detected by green wards during his clone, but I ...
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Does the 'Channel' on Nocturne's fear continue if he is whimsy'd by LuLu?

Just wondering if when Nocturne casts fear, and you whimsy him as LuLu will it stop the cast or will it continue? (provided he stays in range)
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What does commentator say when baron kills your entire team?

What happens when the baron kills your whole team?
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When is the best time to take down a tower if you're winning in your lane?

When is the best time to take down a tower in your lane if you're winning the lane?
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What does mia stand for? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do those abbreviations mean in LoL? When someone from a lane is missing some people say mia,i know it means the same as ss but what does it stand for ?
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If Mordakaiser's, Zilean's, and Yorick's ults are placed on a champion, in what order do the ults take place?

As you can tell from the question, if all three champion ults were placed on a dying champion, which one would take priority. I feel like it would be Zilean's ultimate but Yorick's ultimate is very ...
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Do nearby allied champions of nidalee gain exp if they are lower lvl than her?

If a nidalee is a higher than the nearby allied champions, does the nearby allied champion get free exp for essentially not doing anything?
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How come Fiddlesticks drain targets Fiora in her ult?

Wikd played a game earlier as fiora and laned against fiddlesticks and couldnt hold his own do to fiddles drain targeting her during her ult. Is this meant to happen or a bug that has to be fixed? If ...
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Should Zeke's herald be more of a mandatory item for supports since the recent Life Steal nerf.

I realize that this item does not build from any GP/10 items and requires you to build a second kindle gem including the one you would normally build for your Shurelya's Reverie, but since the recent ...
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How do you convince ally players to buy wards in normal games or lower Elo?

I realize that wards are very important and since I mostly play support I am usually the one that gets wards, but if I don't get as many wards because I am playing some other role I realize that no ...
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When is it better to get gold per 10 items instead of saving for something else?

I know supports usually get Philosopher's Stone and Heart of Gold, but what about other roles? Also would getting a 3rd gold per 10 item on the support such as Kage's Lucky Pick be a good idea or ...
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What happens when you use Yorick's ultimate on Karthus?

Does Karthus's passive kick in before or after Yorick's ultimate goes off? Or does the Death Defied work both times that Karthus "dies"?
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How, When and by Who is the Meta stablished?

I am wondering about this since long ago. I remember that before it was a Mage top, AD carry mid and Bot the support + tank (+ jungler) Now we have that mid must be a Mage and at Bot AD carry and ...
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Is Trinity Force a good option on AP Kennen?

Just bought kennen and found that Sheen is very nice on him (forget about mana). I got almost always Lich Bane but since he benefits from autoatacks for his W and Trinity offers AS + HP + Slow on ...
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What kinds of champions should buy Maw of Malmortius? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: For what champs is Maw of Malmortius a must buy item? Since the implement of Maw of Malmortius, I've noticed how drastically the survivability rate of HP stacking Melee ...
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What type of AD carries matches up well with Lulu?

I am interested finding out what type of playing style and type of skill sets would work best with Lulu when it comes to matching her up with a ranged AD carry. Is she better suited for an aggressive ...
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For what champs is Maw of Malmortius a must buy item?

Is it worth getting in a premade match? Is it overpowered in any sense?
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What are skins and how do I get them?

I've been reading up on League of Legends stuff, and there seems to be a lot of people clamoring for this skin or the other on their forums. From their suggestions, I can't tell if the skins are ...
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Can you cleanse out of knock-up's or knocked-backs?

For champions like Alistar, Orianna, Lee Sin, Gragas etc can you cleanse out of their ultimate's/skills?
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Is the lane bots don't play predetermined?

I was playing a beginner bot game to get my win of the day bonus and one of the other players disconnected during loading. I went solo top and only one bot came instead of the normal two, the other ...
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What are the advantages and disadvantages between Miss Fortune and Caitlyn?

Caitlyn and Miss Fortune are both ranged attack damage carries; however, they have drastically different skills sets. In the context of their role as ranged attack damage carries, what advantages and ...
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Can the same rune be used on multiple pages?

If I wanted to start buying runes based on different build guides, can I use the same individual rune on multiple pages or can they only be used on one page at a time?
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Is Poppy's Valiant Fighter applied on full damage or excess?

Poppy's innate ability Valiant Fighter is as following: Any damage dealt to Poppy that exceeds 10% of her current health is reduced by 50%. This does not reduce damage from structures. But is ...
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Do structures count as terrain?

Vayne's Condemn says: If they collide with terrain after being knocked back, they are dealt the same amount of physical damage again and are stunned for 1.5 seconds. Similarly, Poppy's Heroic ...
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Does Vayne's Tumble make her forget what she is shooting at?

While trying out Vayne, I noticed that I was dying. A lot. Far more than my lack of skill would normally merit. It seems like after I tumbled, I stopped attacking. I could have also been clicking ...