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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When should I buy Sword of the Occult or Mejai's Soulstealer?

Both items are great when they have some stacks, but when you buy them they have 0 stacks and are not really gold efficient. Sword of the Occult is 30% gold efficient with zero stacks. Its gold ...
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Is waiting for Baron Nashor's buff on enemies to dissipate still viable?

When the buff still applies to the champions, it is okay to pass some time and face enemies without the additional stats. But now, since the buff affects the minions, is it still advisable to wait ...
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How to play Shen Toplane vs. a Ranged AD / AP

I used the last week to intensely play Shen. I really like to play a tank which can contribute so much to the team (his Taunt and Ult are just awesome). I usually play him on Top lane where I face ...
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Can Katarina's ultimate be stopped by roots?

When Katarina activates death lotus, can people like Morgana or Ryze or Maokai stop her channel?
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What roles can realistically be performed by Cho'Gath?

Cho'Gath is free this week in League, and I'm very excited as I'm strongly interested in this Champion. However, I know very, very, little about him. I know some of the things he can do, but I'm sure ...
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When is a match counted as won, even if i was AFK for part of it?

Sometimes, if you leave a match and your team wins 4v5 you'll get the match counted as leave instead of win. I remember reading somewhere that for the match to be counted as a win you need either to ...
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How can players with 10 victories be level 25 in League of Legends?

I noticed some players with very few wins but their level is about 25. How is this possible? Do they play with bots? Or do they really almost never win? Or do they play incredibly well?
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Can you send mystery skins to player on a different server?

I want to send a mystery skin to my friend form EUNE server to EUW. Is this possible?
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What is the difference between Armor/Attack Damage and Bonus Armor/Attack Damage

I've noticed that some skills or items scale on bonus Attack Damage, while others scale on Attack Damage There are equivalent items for Armor for example. Is it something to do with the items? ie if ...
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Why Pro Junglers often buy SightStone?

I know that sightstone is good on Lee Sin. It provides some good mobility for him and extra vision control. But when watching Pro Jungler streamers or youtubers I sometimes see cases of them buying ...
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How much gold do you receive for minion kills over the course of a game?

How much gold do you receive for kills for each type of minion (range/melee/anti-turret) and how does this amount scale throughout the game? Also, if someone knows, how do I max money from creeps?
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How does ignore affect interactions with team mates?

Sometimes I'm forced to ignore someone on my team for some reason. Can a player I've ignored still see my chat/pings? Can I see their mini-map pings?
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How to build Yasuo appropriately

I have a little problem about how to build Yasuo. With my current item build, I reach ~90% critical chance. But of course it would obviously be better to reach the 100% mark. Current Runes are ...
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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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Good champions pick and strategies

I normally watch a lot of LCS and OGN (Korean league) LOL games. Sometimes the two teams plays well, but, even playing well, one team lose at the teamfight and lose the game. Or one of the team can't ...
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Advice on banning champs? [closed]

I know that you ban your counters, (ex. akali vs vlad) and champs you are unfamiliar with, but are there other factors as to what you ban, when, why, and how?
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How does the LeaverBuster system work?

Recently, I've gotten into low-priority queue for leaving around 2-3 matches in a row due to internet unstability. I would like to ask, how does the LeaverBuster system exactly work? According to the ...
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Longest possible combined CC duration In League of Legends?

What's the longest time a team of five players can hard-CC (stunned etc.) a single enemy champion continuously by chaining their CC?
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How much time do you have to accept the game?

I was unable to find this information anywhere. When you're trying to join a game, at certain point the accept loading screen appears. You must click the accept button. After certain time, if you or ...
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How do I maximize FPS?

I run league of legends on the highest graphics settings. Even when I play the game on low I still sit at 60 FPS. My resolution is 1920x1080. My PC specs are a i3 3rd gen 3.3GHz Prossecor NVIDIA ...
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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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Running LoL on guest account on mac

I'm unable to run League of Legends on a guest account on my mac. Is there something I need to do to be able to do that? I've given all privileges I can give to the guest account in System ...
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Why does nunu stay hidden after he completes channeling and deals damage with his ultimate/

I know the question title seems subjective, however the reasoning behind that is because its not an easy question for me to phrase right now. The example i will use is sion and lux, namie. These ...
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Are there any champions for which leveling the ultimate when it's possible isn't advisable? [duplicate]

Whenever I play any champion in LoL I know that I have to level up my "R" as soon as I can, because in general it's the most important skill etc. What I was wondering is, are there any champions who ...
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Dragon Strike Pull not triggering traps

Is there any reason why Jarvan IV's Dragon Strike to his Demacian Standard wouldn't trigger traps such as Teemo's mushrooms or Nidalee's traps. I ask because I was playing a game as Teemo this ...
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How to make the turret focus the clone of Wukong? (decoy ability)

I know it's possible, but although I main Wukong I've never been able to do it properly.
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Frozen Mallet on Gnar

I've been playing quite a lot of Gnar recently since I find him lots of fun, trying to take care of his passive and everything. None is left unsurprised once I jump on them in Mega form and I knock ...
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What AP based champion can do the most damage in two seconds? not counting nunu or shaco.

I'm trying to expand my champion pool but I want to find better champions, like Annie, that can kill someone in a single combo. Are there any other champions like this?
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What abilities can be stopped with taunts/silences/knock-ups etc?

I was wondering what abilities can be stopped with casting a taunt, knock-up, pull etc. I know that when Shen uses his shadow dash while Karthus is channeling his Requiem it will cancel Karthus his ...
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What Champions are freely available, and how can I get them?

My friends and I are started getting into League of Legends. I am enjoying myself enough that I'm considering unlocking a Champion or two. However, I noticed that some Champions are available online ...
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Can two Urgot use their ultimate on each other simultaneously?

Can two Urgot use their ultimate on each other simultaneously? I mean, I have always wondered what would end up happening if this occurs at the exact same time. Is it possible?
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New Summoners Rift Icons

SR Open Beta begins with Team Builder and Bot You can earn each icon by winning a game on each side of the map. Win once on red side? Earn the red side icon. Win a game as the blue team? The blue ...
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Do sunfire cape, rylai and Liandry's Torment combine with each others?

If I buy the 3 items, will the damage of the sunfire cape apply a slow effect? And will it trigger liandry's passive too?
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Do health % runes stack with Vladimirs passive? If they do, how?

There's a rune that gives you 0.5% percent bonus health. Vladimir's passive ability reads as follows: Vladimir gains ability power equal to 2.5% of his bonus health and bonus health equal to 140% ...
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Customized item sets doesn't appear in game

I have a bunch of item sets I created . They are all champion specific but are configured to work on all maps . Problem is I don't have this sub menu ingame which lets me alternate between default ...
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Does Zz'Rot Portal make use of Garens W passive?

Zz'Rot Portal Spawns a Void Gate at target location for 150 seconds. Every 4 seconds the gate creates a volatile Voidspawn that travels down the nearest lane, attacking enemy minions and exploding ...
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How exactly does Leave Buster work?

In the game we are threatened with an almighty 'Leave Buster' feature, which promises to suspend us or anyone else, if the player in question 'frequently leaves matchmade games early'. Define ...
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LeBlanc Combos?

Could anyone tell me all of the different combos that are executable for all kinds of purposes? Attack combos are not required, they just need to be viable in gameplay.
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Run faster than outer turret attacks

As the title says, is there any way to run faster than the turret attack (the missile like thing) so that you can arrive spawn before the attack reaches you, and therefore can't kill you? You know, ...
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How to lane against AP Mid LeBlanc

My play-style is a ranged counter-attack, and my Mid Lane Champs matches my play-style. However, I find it hard to lane against mid-lane assassins, specifically LeBlanc. How do I effectively lane ...
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Shivv or PD on vayne?

I know pd better for the late game but in team fights, which item is better on vayne , Shivv or Phantom dancer and why? ( I started to play adc again )
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How to jungle with an ADC?

After all the recent changes coming with the preseason 5 to the jungle, its mobs, path, and difficulty, is it still possible to play an ADC (marksman) in the jungle that is viable ? If yes, how ...
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When does season 5 start? [closed]

Does anyone have an idea or source of when season 5 starts or when ranked gets reset? I have been sitting here at Diamond V and Master. Someone said the 15th of January, but then the kickoff sale came ...
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Do attack speed debuffs affect champions with auto-attack resets and auto-attack cancel spells?

This question is highly focused on auto-attack based attack damage caster champions with a spell that can reset their auto-attack or cancel their attack animation in such a way as to allow them to ...
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Which folder/file are “Item Sets” saved in?

"Item Sets" are a really big improvement on League of Legends client, but the data is saved on the local disk. I want to backup my file/folder, so I can (hopefully) transfer my builds to other PCs. ...
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How do you send a personal message to someone in League of Legends?

How do you send a personal message to another player through ingame chat? or out of game chat?
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How much bonus damage would you deal with a lich bane, a trinity force and an iceborn gauntlet if you used an ability then auto attacked

All 3 of these items have the "spellblade" passive, but they all have different effects. Trinity force deals bonus physical damage equal to 200% of your base ad. Lich bane deals bonus damage equal to ...
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Leashing etiquette

I am wondering what is the proper leashing etiquette since I have two different trains of thought plus other variants. Here are the possible permutation groups: before or after the jungler the main ...
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Pantheon's Ult Destination Visible In Bushes?

I know that Nunu's ult area is invisible if he casts it in a bush and the enemies are outside the bush, but I was wondering if Panth's is ult visible to enemies outside the bush if he is landing in ...
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Can Karthus' Ult Hit Fizz During Playful Trickster?

I know that Fizz is untargetable during playful trickster, but can Karthus' ult still hit him?