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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Who is the announcer in League of Legends?

I wonder, Who is the announcer of league of legends? I don't mean it's place in the storyline/lore (I don't think there's a lot to know there, it's not like the Team Fortress 2 announcer) What I ...
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how to recover in lane from a bad bot lane start

I play vayne as adc (silver, normal), so I already have a weak early game, but I do fine. Some games (more than I would like) the enemy gets a jump start with 2-3 even more kills ahead early. After ...
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What makes a champion another champion's counter-pick?

I've seen a lot of guides (and some main sources like LoLCounter) where you can see what champion you need to use to lane against a particular champion. I've also heard a million players say that "I ...
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My Launcher won't continue downloading after a period of time

I recently downloaded LoL and I've had some issues on the "step 2/2 updating league of legends" causing me to (still) not being able to get in. The KBPS keeps dropping to 0 and won't go back up, even ...
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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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How long is the temporary shielding in League of Legends?

I was recently promoted to Diamond V in League of Legends. I have heard that you are shielded from being demoted the first 10 games. However I was wondering how long the shield lasts, not in terms of ...
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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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It is possible to get tier demoted on season 5?

Is it possible to fall from Platinum to Gold and from Gold to Silver on season 5? Since in every season stuff like that change I would like to know. And if yes, how many games you need to lose in a ...
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Is it still possible to do double Nexus explosion on surrender in LoL?

Before update of Victory/Defeat animations, it was possible to trigger Nexus explosion animation twice - because of dropping it's health and because of surrender vote done in a small time window. Is ...
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How to best utilize Zz'Rot Portal and banner of command as a support

I tend to play squishy supports, right now mostly sorraka (yeah, not many seem to play her, but I've always been a healer at heart). I like banner of command, and am just now looking at zz'rot. ...
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Hybrid Damage Lux

I noticed that the reasons I like Lux in a team is because of all the utility. The stuns and slows can keep a highly mobile, high priority target (Zed, Akali, Yi) locked down enough for my allies to ...
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Can the enemy see if you're using a Red or Blue Trinket?

If I use a red or blue trinket, can the enemy see that? The reason why I'm asking is so then as jungler, I can check the usual ward spots and if it's not warded, then I can proceed to gank. But the ...
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Error getting free alistar and free tristana

I just create an account on youtube to get free alistar and an account on facebook to get free tristana. Alistar Error: I already subscribed but everytime I try to generate the code it appears: ...
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How to record League of Legends with OBS?

I know how to record with OBS, but when I try to record my League of Legends games, the video just turns black with only the mouse icon seen.
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What advantages are there to playing with a locked camera?

I just convinced one of my friends to start playing League, and he complained about the locked camera, which is enabled by default for new players. Since the general consensus online seems to ...
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Why does it seem like all the streamers are using colour-blind mode?

In the graphics settings, my colour-blind mode is switched off. As a result, my health bar is green. However, when I watch YouTube videos of streamers playing, almost all of their health bars are ...
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Can someone explain how do you stack Yasuo's E?

My friend told me you could stack his E, more dashes more damage? He also told me that after four dashes his shield instantly recovers. Is this true?
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How is the order of champion pick selected (draft pick)?

I know in ranked games, a characters elo determines the order of champion picks. In non-ranked draft pick, pre-arranged teams have priority. Does team size, elo, or anything else affect the order of ...
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With current team comps will armor usualy be prioritized?

I'm still learning LoL, though not a completely newb at this point. I play only support, mostly squishy ones, sorraka being the biggest one currently. Many guides will suggest "use these items for ...
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Why do ADCs always go for damage over armor?

Considering bot lane, it is customary for the ADC to build ONLY damage or armor pen while the support builds his gold income and sightstone. The idea behind this is for the ADC to be able to dish out ...
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How can I check the members of a ranked team?

I just received a ghost invitation to join a ranked team. Is there any way to see who are the members of that team?
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Is Evelyn viable somewhere else than in the jungle?

I main Eve jungle, and I play her ad bruiser. I was thinking about bringing Eve to the top lane in a Ad Bruiser style, or in mid lane in a Ap-Assassin style. Would it be viable? In what sitation ...
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Which of the 3 support items can earn you the most gold?

Currently there are 3 major support Items: the relic shield, the ancient coin and the spellthiefs edge. I usually use the coin or the shield, because i feel like it's the most secure gold income. ...
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When is it advisable to build sightstone on a jungler?

I'm a jungle main but I never build sight stone unless I'm on nunu. I do use sej, rek, gragas now and then, after watching lcs games I noticed all three champions had sighstone in their inventories a ...
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How can I effectively play Zed mid during the laning phase?

I seem to have trouble playing Zed mid lane without Death Mark. I've heard that Zed should use his 3 abilities as much as possible at level 3 to maximize his strong early game. If this is true, then ...
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How to end custom game with 2 players

I was trying out some things with a friend in a custom game. There were just the 2 of us. Normally when I do it alone, I can exit the game, and then I can join a new game, since previous one ...
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How can I chat with friends while in a LoL match?

Is it possible to chat with people on my friendlist while I am playing a match? If so: how? I did not find any window or button for this yet.
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Pool Party Event Points

I was searching around but I didn't find any information about that. Is there any place where I can check the Pool Party Event Points I've already earn?
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All Free champions

So at the moment i know that we can get 5 free champions: Alistar with skin Unchained (Subscribe LoL on Youtube) Tristana with skin Riot Girl (Like LoL on Facebook) Garen with skin ...
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What AVG Creep Score Per Game should a Jungler have? [closed]

So as the title asks, what CS should a jungler have per game? What's the Diamond/Master/Challenger standard? Per game I'm getting around 100CS that is if all my laners always clear there lanes and ...
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What are the requirements to skip promotion games/Divisions?

I understand that in order to skip promotion games and divisions, you must be playing consistently at a higher level than your division suggests but, how high above your current league do you have to ...
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How are re-roll credits earned?

In the ARAM queue that arrived with the Freljord patch you can re-roll a champion you've been given by using a re-roll credit. How fast do you accrue these re-rolls? Is it based on number of games ...
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Can a summoner lose even more LP than zero?

If I'm not mistaken, you lose more lp after zero, only when you afk. I remember seeing someone have -3LP before. Can you lose even more LP than that? How much before reaching the limit (aka getting ...
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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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Which one is the best for Garen: Cinderhulk enchantment or Sunfire Cape?

Lately, I'm playing Garen a lot and I always play with the summoner spells Teleport and Flash. While playing Garen, I try to buy the Sunfire Cape as my 1st item. Should I give up from the Teleport ...
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Do auto attack blocks/dodges block empowered auto attacks?

Jax's 'E' is "Counterstrike", which is to dodge any incoming auto attacks for 2 seconds and then stun nearby enemies + a bit of damage depending on how many auto attacks were blocked. My question is, ...
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Ashe Q. How exactly does her new spell work?

Ashe was reworked a while ago, and her Q has changed. Ranger's Focus: If Ashe has 5 stacks of Focus on activation, Ranger's Focus will also cause each of Ashe's basic attacks to fire a ...
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Does being untargetable prevent all effects?

Being untargetable (Yi's Alpha Strike, Fizz's Playful/Trickster, Fiora's ult, etc.) prevents lots of bad things from happening to you, but does it stop everything such as: AoE effects Nunu's ult ...
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Between a Cinderhulk enchantment and a Sunfire Cape, which would get priority?

If for some reason I build both a Cinderhulk enchantment and a Sunfire Cape, which of the two would create the aura?
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Which summoner spells are locked by Skarner's ultimate?

Skarner's ultimate prevents auto-attacks, casting E, and flash, but permits casting Q, W, and Exhaust. So some summoner spells are permitted during Skarner's ult, and others are forbidden. Which are ...
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Lower Priority Queue

Imagine that I'm in a lower priority queue. If I join a party to play a game, all the other members in the party must wait that my countdown time run off or we'll skip that?
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How do I pause in League of Legends

A few days ago my internet started to bug arond when I was playing LoL, causing disconnects etc. Now since I wanna participate in a small online tournament I wanted to know how to use the Pause ...
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Is it possible to refer a friend who already has an account?

So I got some friends into LoL before I knew about the Refer a Friend feature. Is it possible to still get points for them, or is the only way if someone creates an account through it?
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What are the penalties for leaving the game or surrendering?

When leaving a game, either by a majority of surrender votes, or leaving at champion selection (queue-dodging), is there some sort of penalty, like less ip or an "autoreport"? If you leave in ...
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What happens when someone accessed you league account on another computer?

What happens if you're in a league game on computer 1 and it goes really well, Then the guy you share your league account with opens league to also play?
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Can Pantheon's ult dodge Karthus' ult?

Can Pantheon dodge Karthus' ult while in the air from his own ult? Also, can other champions dodge it with their abilities, such as Fizz's E?
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Does Malphite's E (the ground smash) work when his enemies are airborne?

Malphite's ult temporarily makes the target(s) airborne. During that time, will his E (the ground smash) damage them, or would it only work if they are on the ground? I would hate to think that I've ...
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How long does the League of Legends season last?

I would like to know how it lasts; is that one year? or something? Thanks for your help.
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What is the fastest way to level an account?

I'm planning to start a smurf account in League of Legends. Given that I have 2-4 friends playing with me, what would be the fastest way to get level 30? Is it more efficient to play bot games?
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Previous Login Art

I started to play recently, and I enjoyed seeing the animated login screens for Syndra, Rengar, and Kha'Zix. Is there a way to view animated login screens for previous champions?