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 do items effect Melee and Ranged champs?

I'm talking about items like Runaan's Hurricane and Ravenous Hydra. How do they effect certain champs like Jayce or Nidalee where they can switch between ranged and melee? Also how does Runaan's ...
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When will I get rewards for joining the Oceanic server?

On the LoL home screen it said that there would be rewards for anyone who joined the server in Oceania. I don't seem to have gotten anything or any notifications for it. Now that I've joined Oceania I ...
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Can I hit with Ahri's Q more than twice?

I've seen Draven's Whirling Death will achieve a third hit if you flash over your ult to change its course to hit the enemy a third time. A variant with Blitzcrank can be seen here and the usage of ...
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How to play Kassadin?

How am I supposed to play Kassadin? I heard that Kassadin was a top pick in S2 and was a great counter to most AP MIDs. But I myself cannot play him well, and most players that I laned against played ...
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What makes a champion another champion's counter-pick?

I've seen a lot of guides (and some main sources like LoLCounter) where you can see what champion you need to use to lane against a particular champion. I've also heard a million players say that "I ...
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How do you play Leona support?

Been trying Leona support lately and every game I play ends up in a loss with my adc feeding the enemy. Btw is it ok to get kills with support? We all know EDward does it.
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Can Pantheon's ult dodge Karthus' ult?

Can Pantheon dodge Karthus' ult while in the air from his own ult? Also, can other champions dodge it with their abilities, such as Fizz's E?
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How to further my playing of Jungle Lee Sin?

My main and favorite role in League of Legends is Jungle Lee Sin. Lee Sin is an amazing champion with amazing mobility, great ganks, and amazing jungle clear. I usually start red and then gank top ...
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Does Extra Damage on Abilities Round Down?

For abilities in League of Legends, does extra damage on abilities (AD and AP Scaling) round down to the number shown on the ability tool tip? Or does it stay at the actual number. I'm especially ...
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How are cross-linear abilities positioned through smartcast?

By cross-linear i mean abilities like anivia's ice wall,Karthuses purple slow thing and Jayce's acceleration gate. Like this: I've been wondering how exactly do these abilities position themselves ...
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What is the fastest possible way to kill structures? [closed]

What champion with what build grants the most damage to structures (turrets, inhibitors, and the nexus)?
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Cho'gath AP/AD Hybrid Build?

I'm fairly new to league. I started playing with Warwick and really enjoyed him, but I got bored of him very quickly. I enjoy fairly high health, strong, carry champions with good CC and high kill ...
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What makes an AD Caster?

So, recently I tried Wu Kong out in an AD-Caster-type playstyle, but it didn't really work. So I began to think, what actually makes a champion viable for playing the role of an AD Caster? How should ...
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Difference between Ezreal's ADC and Blue Builds

What the difference between Ezreal's ADC and Blue Builds? And why the first item, even bedore Tear of Goddess and Ionian Boots is Spirit of the Elder Lizard?
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How can I effectively “support bait”?

I got a taste of this playing as Sona. I was warding the map with my team waiting unseen in a nearby bush. Since it appeared that I was alone, the enemy team jumped me. I died, but my team managed to ...
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When should I split push and when should I group up with my team? [duplicate]

I always find myself confused as to which path to take. I can split push and often force the enemy team to break up a little bit. But, I can also group with my team incase the enemy forces an engage. ...
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What is proxy farming?

yesterday I was playing and a Singed said that he would proxy farm. Didn't know what that means but I saw how he died a lot and feed top hard. He had a lot of minions, but.. What is proxy farming? ...
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Can you “sequence break” turrets?

Now, in League of Legends, there's three "rings" of turrets before the inhibitors, the outer turrets, the inner turrets, and the inhibitor turrets. Typically, you'd take these in order, taking the ...
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Is there a cap for Sion's Enrage?

I just played a game and after getting around 1000 hp I noticed that if I get more cs my max hp does not increase. Is this a bug or a cap?
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Is it possible to Arcane Shift into an Essence Flux fired by myself and gain the attack speed buff?

I tried it out but I think that I'm not quick enough. Is it possible?
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How do I know what laning strategy to take?

I often see pros say things like "I'm playing against X here so I'm going to be aggressive" or "I'm playing Y so I just need to sit back/hold my ground/be under tower and farm". How do I know what ...
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Damage of relocated jumps and dashes v2 [duplicate]

This is a follow op on my previous question, in that one I got explained what happens to the damage of jumps when relocated by an enemy. So what happens if you get relocated by an ally or more likely ...
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Why is the measure of lag amplified differently between two servers?

I recently transferred to the oceanic servers and my ping hovered around 20-30.This was great but i noticed that when it got to something like 160 i would start to lag quite heavily. How come i am ...
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How to take a screen shot of the loading screen

I've noticed a lot of people posting images showing the "Loading Screen" before a match, where all 10 players are placed. However pressing F12 doesn't save a screenshot. How do people take a ...
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Does cooldown reduction influence item abilities?

I'm asking if my cooldown reduction influences the cooldown time of my item's click abilities. Can someone explain me how it works?
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How does shyvana's q proc on-hit item effects

Twin Bite - Shyvana strikes twice on her next attack. Dragon Form: Twin Bite cleaves all units in front Shyvana. Shyvana strikes twice on her next attack, dealing (+0.8/0.85/0.9/0.95/1.0) physical ...
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Can Morgana cast other abilities during Soul Shackles' tether?

Can Morgana cast other abilities, her Q, W and E, while the Soul Shackles (R) tether is in place?
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Dealing with point and click harass

In League of Legends, many single target abilities can be activated simply by clicking on the opponent, much like an auto attack. These are all but impossible to dodge, short of using a Zhonya's ...
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Laning against Aatrox

So, the other day I found myself in top lane (as Riven) against the newest champion, Aatrox. And much to my annoyance, I lost lane pretty badly, with there being little I could do about it. The first ...
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Is it OK if I buy a Sightstone if I'm on mid lane?

According to my calculations if I place 2 wards every 3 minutes I'll get my money back in 15 minutes. After that it is a huge win to have the item. In most games I won't fill up my inventory or if I ...
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What is the reason for the lack of Kayle junglers?

I used to play Kayle as a jungle around the start of Season 2. I am wondering why she is not played there anymore? I mean she has all the skills to be a viable jungler: good crowd control (slow) ...
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Where does the damage of relocated dashes land?

The end location of a dash or jump can be changed by an ability that pushes (Flay) or pulls (Rocket Grab) you. So for example I try to Rocket Jump on the adc, but a Blitzcrank pulls me, preventing me ...
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Missiles Range & Speed

I'm looking for summary of the values of missiles's speed and ranges, including AA and skills. PS : The initial debate with my friend was wich skill shot is easier to land beetween Morgana's Dark ...
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Is getting wolves early still viable?

I used to play Jungle Trundle all the time, and when they changed him to fit into the Freljord story line, I had no problems adapting because riot basically buffed him. But the recent change to the ...
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What runes go well with Ahri?

I'm planning on buying runes (sooner of later), but I'm not really sure which to go with. I found a guide on solomid that is intended for Ahri. The rune setup they have is below: The guide lists ...
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How do I customize runes per champ or for general purpose? [duplicate]

There has been something that has bothered me since i learned about runes. Let's say I buy runes that were recommended in a guide for Annie or Ahri. What if I choose to play say Teemo or another ...
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Which champion can lead the team to victory when all allies are newbies? [closed]

I'm an APC lover and I usually play champions like lux and annie. When I play the game with my newbie friends, I'm always attacked at first in group battle. I find every enemy will try to kill me. ...
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Is it possible to be banned for dying too often?

I saw a thread on the LoL forums that was talking about being banned for dying too often. I know that "feeding" as in intentionally giving the opposing team free kills is a reportable offense, and I ...
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Am I supposed to be able hear other champions too?

I noticed when playing LoL I don't hear the other champions (on my team) lines. Like when you walk or start to attack they'll talk. I can hear my champion fine, but am I supposed to be able to hear ...
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Is there any easy way to determine Annie's combo can kill an enemy champion or not?

When I play Annie, I always try to kill an enemy champion in a second by R-W-Q combo, but sometimes the enemy survive my combo with little HP... So, is there any easy way to determine my combo can ...
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Does Aatrox's Blood Well act similar to how mana would on a mage?

I'm not sure I completely understand what his "Blood Well" is for. As far as I know once Aatrox gets to critical health he'll kneel down becoming invulnerable and then get temporary health (from the ...
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What champions are able to splitpush/backdoor well mid-to-late game?

I recently read this advice: you may want to try learning a champion that can splitpush/backdoor very well mid/late game. This can in all likelihood allow you to carry out of bronze. but I don't ...
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Are players who go AFK automatically penalised?

In League of Legends, there are a lot of people who rage and cry about their teammates. This usually results in 1 of 2 things. Either they rage-quit the match, or they go "afk" at base. I'm aware of ...
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Champion picking [closed]

I am currently a lvl 20 player in League of Legends but seeing as im playing plenty lately i am preparing for the tougher opponents instead of the trolling players. So i was wondering what champion to ...
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How can I survive when using squishy (weak) champions?

I sometimes play with somewhat squishy (weaker) champions, and usually I can survive however I die more than I'd like to admit. How can I survive longer/better? Usually I try to go in (behind ...
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Is there any schedule for sales on champions?

I've been playing with Ahri for the past few days (she is on the free-to-play rotation this week), and I really like the way she plays. Currently, she costs 6300IP which may not seem like a lot to ...
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Is Runaan's Hurricane worth it on Kennen or Caitlyn?

Runaan's Hurricane, if it hits extra targets, counts as hits for Kennen's W passive and Caitlyn's headshot passive. This increases the frequency of stuns and extra damage on both champions. You also ...
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Why is it so hard to rank up?

I am unfortunately in Bronze III. Which is basically hell on Earth. When I check the leaderboards all of the people in bronze have less than 50 wins. I have over 100. I have around a 50% win ratio. ...
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Which champions have pets?

Which champions have pets? I know Annie has one (Tibbers) and Heimerdinger has something of a pet (not sure what it is called). Are there any others?
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What factors influence in the first games to enter in a League?

Well, I'm new doing ranked and I was surprised when, my team won the 5 games to enter a league and we get Bronze III. A friend told me that they with only 4 victories in the first 4 games they were ...