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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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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Does MMR get reset towards average at the end of the season?

As mentioned in this question Should I avoid playing ranked for a while after the season starts? I believe that MMR gets "averaged" at the end of each season, however I've not seen any official source ...
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How can I play on the League of Legends PBE (beta server)

I saw some YouTube videos with people playing champions before they were released. How can I do that too?
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What do those abbreviations mean in League of Legends?

I'm quite new to League of Legends (LoL) but try to improve through reading guides. All too often I stumble upon abbreviations I am not sure what they mean. Some of those are: AD AP ArPen AS bot ...
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What is matched game bonus IP?

How do I get Matched Game Bonus IP, and what does it depend on?
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What facts is “countering” based on?

I main Darius in the top lane so I run into the occasional Teemo. According to some champion select websites, I am being "hard countered", meaning I will have a very hard time in lane. The thing is, ...
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If you only stun/snare/fear/(any other cc) an enemy, but gets killed by a tower, does it count as a kill?

Let's say for example: You're Fiddlesticks and you didn't harm the enemy champion for a while. Then you just Terrify (using Q, fearing him without dealing any damage) the enemy champion (which has 86 ...
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Does your MMR fall if you dodge a Queue?

I believe the question is pretty straight forward. Your MMR is calculated by your wins/ loses and what ranked you were at the previous season I believe. My question is, does your MMR fall if you dodge ...
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Which walls are flashable?

I found this nice map that indicates where players can Flash across walls. Unfortunately, the range for Flash has been reduced, most recently in the V1.0.0.129 patch in November, 2011. Since this ...
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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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Desirable jungle route for Shaco after patch 4.20?

I play Shaco a 3rd of my most played champs and jungling with him with ASPD runes is a no problem at all. However, after the latest patch (where jungle items are so cool) my jungle routine kinda ...
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Can a Champion jungle effectively without Smite?

Is it worth it for any champion to try to jungle effectively without Smite? In what situation would it be more advantageous to jungle without Smite? Is Smite a must-have summoner spell for all ...
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When will i get my season rewards back?

So I recently received a chat ban and lost my plat border, when I finish the chat ban will I get my rewards back?
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What champions are good to support Kalista and how do they need to be played?

I main support, but I'm not able to play Kalista until she's free. What champions are good to support Kalista and how should you play/build them? I'm asking this Question, because Kalista has very ...
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League of Legends bug - can only move towards the nexus

Basically, every time I click to move (or use another key I've bound to move) I head towards the enemy nexus, via the mid lane. This makes the game unplayable. Has this happened to anyone else, and if ...
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What factors determine leveling up champion in league of legends?

Leveling up means not as leveling up the account level or ranking up but the "ingame" leveling up of the character. Most of the time I play LOL I noticed that despite having higher creep score than my ...
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How can an item that everybody gets every game doesn't have a 50% win rate?

I was browsing the statistics on LoLKing and found something odd. http://www.lolking.net/charts?region=all&type=item-popularity&range=monthly&map=ha&queue=normal On Howling Abyss ...
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Does riven ult do extra damage to low health baron?

The damage is increased by 2.67% for every 1% of an enemy's missing health, capping at 200% bonus damage (300% total damage) against enemies with 75% or more missing health. Does this work on baron? ...
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What's the furthest Lee Sin can travel with his W or Q?

Is there a limit to the distance that Lee can travel with these abilities? We've all probably seen how a Q goes if the enemy flashes behind their team after Lee casts it a second time. Is there a ...
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How do I survive in lane against Ezreal?

Pulsefire Ezreal came out and there's been a lot more Ezreal players. He's hard to gank with just one rank in his Arcane Shift and hard to harass with his Essence Flux going over minions and slowing ...
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Would the 4.20 patch make smite an unintended laning spell?

As of the 4.20 patch the hunters machette is only purchaceable when you have smite as summoner spell. The hunters machette also got some neat new items to build in-to. These are to much to list so the ...
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Anyway to stop using IP boost in LoL

I got 3 per-win IP boosts. They do not expire over time but every time I play a match it automatically uses one. Is there any way to switch to manually use IP boosts or disable it? (OK. I know. It's ...
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Should I avoid playing ranked for a while after the season starts?

When the season starts everyone's MMR gets pulled in towards the average, and you play 10 matches to get yourself assigned. This means though that all the challenger, diamond, gold etc players have ...
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Alternatives to Sword of the Divine

Since the latest patch, Sword of the Divine was removed from the Summoner's Rift. To sum up again in short: Stats: +45% attack speed Passive: This item does not grant any attack speed ...
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What is the difference?

What's the meaning of these phrases in League of Legends? Does it all mean "Lots of kills", or is there any difference between them? Killing spree Rampage Legendary Godlike _____kill [EDIT]How short ...
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How can I see which champions I got first?

How can I see the first five champions I got in League of Legends?
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What does Ace mean in LoL [duplicate]

So I was playing a game of LoL when it suddenly says that "Your team scored an Ace!" I have never seen an Ace before, is this new in 4.20?
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Can you drop Tiers in LoL Ranked?

... and if so, what criteria must you meet? I keep hearing conflicted info, like "Only through inactivity." "Only from challenger." "You can never drop Tiers." "Yes." Does anyone know ...
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Is it better to take CDR runes on zed just flat A.D + armor pen ?

Is it better to take CDR runes for zed?? Zed already has enough AD scaling, Korean pro players like Dade take crit runs as well on zed ,-,
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Hybrid Pen Marks on AP Mid Carrys

I recently read about using Hybrid-Penetration Marks instead of pure Magic-Penetration. I know that it is a poor choice if you're not gonna harrass your lane opponent with auto-attacks. However, ...
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Is Teemo better as an AP, AD, or Hybrid?

Is Teemo better AP, AD, or Hybrid for a support teemo? I have wanted to try and play him as a support shroomer. As a support teemo would I want to get 40% CDR?
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Can the opponents see my stacks on the Dragon Slayer buff?

Patch 4.20 introduced a full dragon rework DRAGON SLAYER Killing Dragon now gives your team a permanent stacking buff called "Dragon Slayer": Dragon's Might (1 stack): +8% total attack ...
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What Changes has Patch 4.20 Made To ARAM?

I played some ARAMs last night after the new patch and aside from the changes to items/champions I can't notice a different in ARAM. I assume new health regen statistics will affect the global health ...
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The Time theory based on league of legends [closed]

My question is very simple: Is it possible to get to challenger if you only main an estimate of 3 mains?
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Why can role icons be obtained by champions who shouldn't play a certain role?

What I mean by the question: in order to get all six Teambuilder icons you have to play each role for five times. At the moment I have three of them and I'm about to collect them all. But one thing ...
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My actives are not going on cooldown?

For some reasons no cooldown items go on cooldown when I hit assigned the hotkey. I noticed that my potion and wards do go off, but items like blade of the ruined king, hextech gunblade, etc. are not ...
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Double IP weekend + IP per win + IP per day

Sometimes, there are double IP weekends in League of Legends. How do IP boosts,per Win or over days, affect the won IP during that time? Possible Scenarios (assuming a win without the weekend and ...
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Where can I reclaim the rewards for Refer-A-Friend?

http://rewards.na.leagueoflegends.com/ http://rewards.euw.leagueoflegends.com/ ... those where the sites to reclaim the rewards, but they currently return: Error: 500 · Something’s gone ...
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League of Legends Technology Level [closed]

In League of Legends (Mostly in the lore) there are multiple different cities, all with different levels of technology. Some champions use guns, some use swords, others magic. Just how prevalent ...
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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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Does exhaustaffect Karthus damage while he is undead?

So let's say you are playing with Exhaust and you kill Karthus while he is Exhausted. Will his damage be reduced by Exhaust in his passive if you killed him while exhaust was active?
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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 factors determine the base IP cost of a champion?

The cost to purchase ranges from 450 IP for 'Heroic' champions to 6300 IP. It doesn't seem to be related to their power as many of the cheaper ones are also considered strong contenders, e.g. Ashe and ...
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Should champion numbers per lane be matched? [closed]

There are generally either 1 or 2 champions per team in each lane. Should you usually transfer champions between lanes, so that you don't have any players outnumbered in their lane?
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How does MMR work in normals?

I sometimes play with my friends and our ranks are: normally 1 Gold (me), 1 Diamond, 1 Platinum and 2 Silver. We often get teams with one solo player (not premade with the others) that is unranked ...
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Why is it recommended to increase Ashe's Attack Damage rather than Speed?

I've been playing scrubby random games with Ashe for quite a while, using Phantom + Shiv + some boots that give a huge speed boost when out of combat (largely to avoid ganks). While this build usually ...
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Why do Pros skill an ability so late?

It happens a lot when you see their streams. I notice it more on High Tier Players (around Challenger/Diamond/Master) and Casters often say that the player leveled some ability late. I usually get ...
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How to not forget your active items

Many items in League Of Legends have active effects which can be cast like normal spells. Those active effects increase the gold efficiency of an item, if they are used and the base stats of those ...
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How to handle split-pushers effectively?

There are 3 things in League that annoy me as hell. Teemo, LeBlanc and Split-Pushers! Everyone has experienced this. One is sitting there alone pushing and farming top or bot and you just don't ...