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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How to effectively play against an Annie support?

Annie has very unfortunately become a fairly popular support. She has high base damage and can nuke with little to no problem with practically no AP items. This is very hard to deal with as an ADC. ...
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Upgrading the Greater Totem ward trinket

At level 9, you can upgrade Greater Totem to either Greater Vision Totem (1 pink, permanent) or Greater Stealth Totem (3 x 3 min wards). How should I decide the upgrade path to take, and as a ...
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What is the most cost effective armor value?

Armor is fairly important for tanks in league, as it lowers the physical damage they take from enemies. Armor absorbs a certain percentage of incoming damage to the champion, it is not on a 1:1 scale. ...
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What ways are there to interrupt things like Leonas E

I know that Leonas E can be interrupted by spells like Threshs E or Jannas Q and you see that quite often since they're more or less easy to hit. But how exactly does Leonas hitbox while she's in that ...
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Are LP gains capped?

Everyone knows that you start with 0 points in a division and you gain or lose more LP if your MMR is higher or lower than your current division. Now I know it is possible to skip divisions, but if ...
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Is it possible to skip to another Tier?

Since season 4 has started, you no longer have a reduced LP gain in divisions 1 (Gold I) for example. In s3 you gained 5-10 lp with a normal mmr and now you gain 18-24. Now since it's possible to ...
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What's Aatrox connection with Tryndamere?

Sometimes, when Aatrox meets Tryndamere, he says: "Tryndamere, my greatest creation" Why's that?
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Can you drop tier? (Season 4) [duplicate]

This question has been already asked regarding Season 3, but if I recall correclty, Riot stated something in the lines of "You can drop tiers in Season 4". So I want to know if this is the case, now ...
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League of Legends analyze mode

If you look on YouTube at the League of Legends top 5 team plays videos, you will see an Analyze mode that the host uses to highlight a specific fight. Can it or is it possible to download that tool ...
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If I dodge champion select during unranked (evaluation stage), what happens?

My ranked stats suffer a reset and now I have to play 10 games in order to enter the league. Say I won one game (1/10 games played) Now that I'm unranked, what if I dodge the champion select stage ...
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What defensive item should an adc get?

When i play as an adc i am usually Kog'Maw. My items are mercury treads, BotRK, Runaan's hurricane, BT and IE. My last item is usually defensive. However, I don't know which one to take. Mainly, I'm ...
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2 rengar and 2 kha'zix

What would happen if there were example, in team #1, 1 kha'zix and 1 rengar and then in team #2, 1 kha'zix and 1 rengar. Would this mean that there would be 2 "the hunt is on"? Has anyone ever tried?
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How to close a League of Legends account?

i created a League of Legends account a long time ago and haven't used it since. Today i got an email about loosing my "Summoner Name". i think i'd prefer just closing (deleting) the account. How do i ...
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What champions are worst at lasthitting under a turret?

There were some discussions about lane pushing and freezing. One of the aspects is that you can do that in bot/mid lanes against champions who are very bad at lasthitting under the turret. Which or ...
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How to react to jungle invasion? [closed]

Lets say that I properly warded the jungle entrances from river (Golem and Lizard), and I'm happy taking my buff. In the mid of the process, I spot the enemy jungler and... I get frozen... I don't ...
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Decision Making on early game jungling

I'm learning to jungling, but I'm bit confused about when: Continue the jungle routing Back to base to buy items Gank I know that I need rush my starting Jungle Item first (I'm playing now as ...
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Does Sivir's shield work against Draven's q?

I was wondering if the spell shield would shield against Draven's q, since it is an auto attack.
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Understanding last hitting and freezing a lane

Every champion is going to be different in the last-hitting department, depending on their auto attack speed and animation, their attack damage, if they're ranged or melee, ect. This much I know. ...
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If Xerath gets charmed by Ahri in his self-root (R) stance, will he move?

If Xerath uses Rite of the Arcane (R) and Ahri charms him, will he move, or stay in the same spot?
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What makes a duo Strong on Showdown 2 vs 2 [closed]

I was wondering if you had any tips on what is good on this mod. I would assume early games champion capable of dealing some burst damage. Giving some examples of good synergized duos would be ...
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How do I to get level advantage?

I have noticed that two opposing players in the same lane usually level up at different times. By example, I get to level 3 and some seconds later my opponent level up to 3 too. So, I want know what ...
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Is there a way to get the icons that are used in Summoner's Rift minimap?

I'm developing a webapp and it would be awesome if there's a way to find (or extract) the icons (i.e.: turrets, inhibitors, pings, champion circles, nexus, baron, etc.)
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Can you report someone without playing the game with them?

I've just been in a ranked game (that has been dodged by another player) and a player was just trolling from the start. I could go and look on it's LoLKing history and for at least 10 games he's been ...
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Where does Elise land when casting rappel?

Does she land behind the enemy champion, or perhaps always the closest distance to where she rappeled up?
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How or where can I edit in-game text?

Nowadays League of Legends game version : 3.15 Is there a way to change any in-game text? For instance: When you win a game, instead of reading "victory", you read "AWESOME!!". Instead of this: ...
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Do I need an invite for tournaments?

Do I need to get invited to a tournament? I'm asking because I would like to play a tournament with my mates, but isn't it only the 'pros' WHO can play in tournaments?
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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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How to most efficiently spend gold as support?

Ever since the preseason changes to support items I tend to find myself having a large amount of gold. Since I'm not used to this amount of gold as support I was wondering what I could use it best on. ...
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If I buy multiple 3 day xp buffs, will they stack?

If I buy for example 6 x 3day bonus xp, will they stack giving me something like "Increase xp earned by 600%"? Thank you!
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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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Standard runes for top lane

I just hit level 20 and I want to start getting runes. I know is hard to choose one set of runes that will fit most of the top champions, but I want to use one that I can use for my main tops (Nasus ...
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When should I transition new champs from Bot games to Normals?

I have been trying out assassin mid's for a few days (since I want to play Yasuo without sucking too bad) and I'm wondering how much practice I should get under me before I try my hand at a normal? I ...
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How can you get to level 2 without any farm?

Last League of Legends game, I played Riven top and we had Lee jungle and so I didn't pull (red). Mundo came at about 2:10 from behind had 0 farm but was level 2. I tried to kill him and realised too ...
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Can Yasuo ult an enemy that made himself airborn

If champions like Khazix or Aatrox jump, they are technically airborne and Yasuo can ult any airborne enemy's. So is it possible to ult an Aatrox that is jumping and not knocked up by an allies ...
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Does “tribute” passive count twice if spell is aoe?

Say I go Kayle support, buy spellthief's edge, and I hit both enemies with one autoattack using E's splash damage. Would it work that way?
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Guide to Alert Pings?

I just started playing League of Legends, and my friends who have more experience often play with me. They keep telling me to ping, and I have seen the "Fall back" or "On my way" pings and know a ...
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What other champion abilities can Yasuo use with his Last Breath

There is of course the obvious ones such as Janna's Howling Gale or Malphite's Unstoppable Force. Are there anymore less obvious abilities that Yasuo can use to capitalize on?
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What does Yasuo's Wind Wall not block?

It blocks everything from skillshots to even auto-attacks, but is there any skills that go through it? Things I have in mind would be dashes or certain attacks like Lux's ult. How does it interact ...
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How much CDR does Yasuo's Q get from bonus attack speed?

The cooldown and cast time of Steel Tempest is reduced based on Yasuo's bonus attack speed and unaffected by cooldown reduction. Say I buy Blade of the Ruined King (+40% attack speed) If Yasuo's ...
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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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Is the mastery “Dangerous Game” affected by ignite?

One of the new season 4 masteries is: Dangerous Game Killing an enemy champion restores 5% of your missing health and mana. Is this affected by any healing reducing spells/abilities like Ignite? Or ...
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How can I counter Damage over Time?

I recently played a match and ran up against Twitch the Plague Rat, which seemed to do incredible amounts of damage over time. Is there a good way, perhaps based on items, to counter damage over ...
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Lee-Sin Jungle build

TL;DR My first build is a tanky/support build, second build would be a bruiser build. (for extra credit include a straight damage build.) The conflict and question I have is when should I be using ...
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What is MMR and how is it calculated?

The only thing I know about MMR is that it influences your matchup with other players. I'm assuming its similar to the ELO system but I'm not exactly sure what that is either. What is MMR? How is it ...
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Does Soraka's heal CD get reduced per champ when hitting with Starcall?

Starcall says that hitting at least one champ will reduce the CD on Astral Blessing. Does it reduce by that percent only once per Starcall, or that percent * champs hit with it?
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How does shielding at max HP affect Max HP damage?

If you shield yourself while at full HP, your HP bar increases to make space for the gray shield HP. If you get hit by any %HP damage while the shield is up, will it take the shield HP into account ...
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Which abilities are shared in One For All?

If a team is playing Akali and one puts down the shroud, does everyone go stealth? What about other similar skills such as Nocturne's Q? What about team buffs?
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Should I recall when my carry does or not?

I'm often playing support in match games, and so I generally pick a carry to follow, but don't have a lot of active coordination from them. One situation that comes up multiple times a game is that ...
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What position is best for Kha'zix? Mid, Top or Jungle (Preseason)

I'd like to main Kha'zix but I'm not sure which position I should play him to use his skill-set most effectively.
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Spoils of War Passive

The item Relic Shield currently has the following passive: UNIQUE - SPOILS OF WAR: Basic attacks execute minions below 200 health. Killing a minion heals the nearest allied champion for 2% of your ...