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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Which champion goes in which lane?

I'm trying to figure out which champion belongs in which lane just as a general rule of thumb. A friend told me that I needed to "learn the meta" after a bit of searching I found this: The meta ...
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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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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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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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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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Doubts about 'Jungling' in League of Legends

I am new to League of Legends, only played 10 match in total till now. I read the term Jungling in some guides dedicated to champions of League of Legends. If I understood well it is the process of ...
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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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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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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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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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Can you make a turret change targets?

I guess you can't but I'm not quite sure. Say it attacks an ally at low health and they can't get out of range in time, is there any way to make the turret hit you instead (if no minions are around)?
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What effect do neutral buffs have in League of Legends?

I know it is desired to get the blue buff for Ability Power (AP)-base champions and the red buff for Attack Damage (AD)-base champions and baron buff is good for everybody. I think blue buff at least ...
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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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Is there a list of all known searchable terms for the item shop?

When they added the search feature and redid the shop however long ago, they added certain searchable terms for popular items (I believe "tons of damage" pops up trinity force for example). In 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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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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How to Efficiently Farm Top / Mid Lane?

I noticed that I often have less farm than my lane opponent. At around 20 minutes, I'll have 80-100 CS. My problem is not last hitting; I am familiar with the concept and I think I actually do it ...
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First League of Legends champions

I was curious about who were the first champions when League of Legends was released. Anyone knows? It seems like it's nowhere on the Internet =/
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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 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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What is Nidalee's Javelin Toss damage cap?

Nidalee's Javelin Toss is an ability that deals increased damage the further you are from the enemy it hits at the time of contact. This ability is stated to deal 250% damage at maximum range, but ...
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Reasons not to recall after slaying Baron without the enemy team around

Why would you not recall after a baron if dragon is not up the enemy team is not around and losing towers is out of the question? Recalling gives you better items, health and thus more team fight ...
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Dodging a Caitlyn's Ace in the Hole

Has anyone ever tried to flash behind the incoming projectile to dodge it? I haven't found anything related to this, maybe someone here knows if this is possible.
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Session Expired glitch?

I can't buy any skin or even RP. I keep getting the Session Expired error and I go straight back to the home page . I restarted my client many times but it's still happening. Has anyone experienced ...
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Most viable strategy champion 5 picks for 1v1 showdown

Showdown: In the 1v1 games will be blind draft. Each player has the opportunity to ban out three champions, after which the game proceeds to a blind pick phase. After both players have locked in their ...
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How can Skarner increase the distance he can pull an Impaled champion?

Besides Movement Speed effects, I would like to know a list of any ways Skarner can move/be moved (using the help of his allies, not enemies) while his ultimate, Impale is active.
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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?
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Sejuani vs Leona Support

Yesterday, I decided to mix things up a bit in teambuilder and try an irregular support. I decided on Sejuani since she has a little bit of CC (Q and Slows and after Lv6 Ultimate), I thought she'd be ...
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Laning against AD bruiser Nidalee?

Which champion(s) have a better chance of surviving lane against Nidalee? If you happen to not have these champions, how do you counter her? I play her myself, so I know buying resistances is ...
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Account transfer to another region

Is there any limitations for account transfer from one region to another? I mean for example, from Euro West to Euro East or from NA to Euro West, etc. I mean in limitations any limitation, for ...
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Special characters in League of Legends username

I would like to change my name and instead of it being 'MoZed', let's say, I'd like it to be 'ΜοZed'. You might ask me what's the difference so I'll answer that now. The 'Mo' in the first name are ...
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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 ...