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 fastest way to level a Smurf 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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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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Do I lose my buffs after if I die and revive (not respawn)?

Let's say I play Anivia, Aatrox or Zac ( or any other champion that revives after death) And I have blue, red and baronbuff. I then get killed but I don't die immediatly because of the passive. Let's ...
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ADC Starting Items (since patch 4.10)

With Patch 4.10 Riot nerfed Lifesteal overall. There was also slight nerf (a bit more negative than a rebalance for ADCs) to Dorans Blade. With these Changes I'm not entirely sure of how I should ...
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What video game tournament has the most players? [closed]

What video game tournament is largest in terms of player participation, and for what genre? EVO is the biggest tournament when it comes to the fighting game genre, with 4-digit figures of players ...
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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 do people do the Doran's Blade stacking?

Why do people buy this item over and over? I usually play as AP Nuker or CC, and so I have no use for it, but in the last game I played Caitlyn. I got one Doran's Blade at the beginning, just to get ...
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Does ranked premade 5v5 MMR affect your 5v5 normal premade matchmaking?

I've wondered if my 5v5 Ranked team MMR affects my 5v5 premade normal matchmaking. Since soloqueue MMR influences the matchmaking of soloqueue normal games (i'm currently G1 and i always play vs G2 ...
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New season 4 map image

Do someone know of a way to get a full image of the new (pre-)season 4 map? I'd really like to update my guide with new design and new tips for the new gameplay. The map has to be detailed enough, ...
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Does Jinx AoE on her rockets work with Runaan's projectiles?

Jinx deal AoE damage with her auto-attack when rockets are toggled on. Does this AoE transfer to the Runaan's projectiles too? If so, can same target be hit by the AoE of several projectiles?
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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 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 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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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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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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What are Chatbans?

In the ggChronicle stream, they often talk about chat bans. And those bans are not in the official banned champions of the game (those at the bottom of the character select screens) So what are they ...
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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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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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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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How do you counter Heimer mid?

Heimerdinger uses those turrets to have a lot of lane presence and those rockets seem to have infinite range. I play a lot of Annie, Veigar, and Gragas in mid, but heimer always seems to kick my ass. ...
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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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Where are the servers?

Is there a list of where the cities/states instead of the general location for League of Legends servers are located? Specifically, I'm looking for one on the east coast of the US. Since, even though ...
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Would it be viable to run an AP champ in bottom lane with a support and put your ranged AD carry in mid?

I know that the current meta is AP champ in mid with AD carry with support in bottom lane but I have thought about the potential of switching that up. Keep in mind that I think this would only work ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can Yasuo's W also deny “beam-type” spells?

Suppose you play Xerath/Malzahar/Lux/etc. and shoot to the wall. Since it is said that it stops projectiles, will the wall still stop these "beam-type" spells? Also, assuming that Malzahar's ult ...
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What is the best way to maximize damage on Lissandra?

I'm building her with Rod of Ages Rabadon's Deathcap Boots Lich Bane Deathfire Grasp Zhonya's Hourglass Any other ideas? Is Morellonomicon a good item for her? Or is it better to get her an ...
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Which 5 items grant max ability power (ap) on any champion?

The recipe used to be rather easy and common, stack 5 Archangel's and a Deathcap, but in S3 many things have changed and as I understand it, that's not viable anymore as it doesn't stack, but also due ...
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Is there a HARD counter to Riven?

I find that Riven can do at least decently in every lane if played properly, is there actually someone who can counter her reliably?
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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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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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Skins that affect game mechanics

I was under the impression that all skins are only related to appearance, but came across this mention of Kog'Maw's Lion Dance which actually modifies the skill behaviour. Does this affect anything ...
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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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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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Is there a way to display (enemy) champion basic information while in a match?

Because I am still relatively new to League of Legends I don't know all the champions names and their abilities only by their portrait. Because I mostly play normal matches where champions are picked ...
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How do I prevent my champion from attacking minions that are in range?

In my attempt to get better at last hitting, I have found my main difficulty is that when using ranged characters, they'll attack the minions if they're within range even without direction. I want to ...
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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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What Are The Mechanics For Attack-Move

I don't really understand the mechanics of attack move, ie what will you attack (closest? prefer champion?), and when do you attack after clicking?
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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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How do I debug “There was an error connecting with Maestro.”?

I'm getting this message from league of legends when I try to start the game: There is an error connecting with Maestro. League of Legends will now exit. Please try restarting the client. This is ...
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What would be the build that give me the most movement speed?

And I'm not talking about a viable build. Just a build that would make me go from one side of the map to the other the fastest. What champion should I pick? With what masteries? With what items?
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What are the Key Gameplay Differences between Valve's DOTA 2 vs League of Legends?

Valve's new game DotA 2 is a sequel to the popular Warcraft 3 map of the same name which is nearing release. The game follows the same paradigm of a similar game, League of Legends which was inspired ...
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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?