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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Can I cancel my ultimate after I've held down the left mouse button?

I've been playing Sona quite a bit, and I really do like the support role. However I've been missing her skill shot (her ultimate which is her stun) more often then I'd like to admit. I noticed that ...
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How to always start League of Legends in fullscreen mode?

I managed to install League of Legends in Ubuntu (and wrote a review about it) but, now I want to start the game in fullscreen mode, always. Question: How to always start League of Legends in ...
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When is the cooldown on Lich Bane's proc reset?

Lich Bane has the passive: Unique – Spellblade: After using an ability, your next basic attack deals bonus magic damage equal to 50 + 75% of your ability power. 2 second cooldown. When is ...
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What does Trundle's Ice Pillar block?

I know Trundle's Ice Pillar counts as impassable terrain, but what skills does he block? I know about Shyvana's dragonform being blocked (happened to me yesterday) and I got intrigued.
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What are the differences between off-tank, bruiser and tanky DPS?

I don't really know the differences between the three roles. It is more damage in one than the others, more tanky, or is it the champ who makes the difference? I read this question about what ...
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How do I build mastery pages for general use?

When I first started playing LoL I read quite a few guides on Mobafire, and made my mastery pages based on those. I managed to make up to twenty (the current max) mastery pages, and now I can't make ...
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What does the flashing lightning icon over minions mean?

I was playing Dominion and noticed that when my minions started attacking a point (and slowly capturing it) that a little icon started flashing above them. I took a screenshot of it. I'm guessing ...
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How do I play late game Irelia?

How can I be an affective player with Irelia in late-game and teamfights? When chasing down enemies or 1v1'ing I feel like she excels throughout the whole game. During teamfights, however I target the ...
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The trick to Pantheon's ult

Pantheon's ult, if used improperly, is life threatening to say the least. I've had a lot of issues with it. One being it is only effective 5% of the time. The other is that it can be interrupted, when ...
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What happens if Yorick uses his ultimate on Anivia's egg?

Is there a duplicate of the egg or Anivia or nothing at all?
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Can Muramana's active ever proc twice on one attack?

Is it possible for Muramana's active to proc twice on one single-target attack? For example, Poppy's Devastating Blow (Q) or Twisted Fate's Pick a Card (W) add an effect to the following autoattack. ...
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What determines the lane of a champion? [duplicate]

There have been many times where I look at a champion, and like it, but I've got no idea which lane it is meant to go in. How do I determine which lane to go in? I've been playing LoL for awhile, and ...
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Is Wukong a viable champion?

He has a lot of good options, including: AD burst damage. Great initiation with his E - Nimbus Strike - skill. He has few seconds of stealth with W - Decoy - great escape or initiation mechanism. ...
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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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Spirit of the Ancient Golem on Mundo?

Ever since season 3 the first major item any jungler would get was Spirit of the Ancient Golem. I understand that Dr. Mundo does not need mana regen but I feel that if I don't get Spirit my clear time ...
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How to survive when playing in mid (middle) lane?

Normally when I play LoL PVP I usually go top or bot, and I find that it is much easier to survive. However in mid lane there are plenty of areas for me to get ambushed and get killed. Should I be ...
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Caitlyn's Passive and Runaan's hurricane, how is it affected?

So I'm a bit confused by things going around about how Runaan's Hurricane interacts with caitlyn's passive. I understand that the other attacks from runaan's add stacks but if you're in the brush are ...
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How exactly does the gold sharing for ward kills work?

Patch 3.9 added ward kill gold sharing. That is, whenever a ward is killed, the killer gets a share of the gold, and the person who revealed the ward gets a share of the gold. This means that a ...
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What is gameStats sqlite?

Inside the League of Legends folder there is a gameStats sqlite file. I know sqlite is a database, but what is this for? Will changing the values affect the client side of the game?
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Is there anyway to tell if I'm facing/receiving a punishment?

Note: this question is partially related to the Tribunal Recently I went to try and review cases in the Tribunal (I recently turned lv. 20), but it wouldn't let me no matter what I did. My honor ...
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Which champions scale with kills in League of Legends?

I'm talking about skills like Sion's Enrage: TOGGLE: While toggled on, Sion has increased attack damage at the cost of some health for each autoattack. While Enrage is active, Sion permanently ...
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How long is a unit of distance?

I play the character called Tristana in League of Legend. Tristana have an ability called "BUSTER SHOT" (Tristana's ultimate). BUSTER SHOT: Tristana fires a massive cannonball at an enemy unit. ...
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Are minions able to capture points?

In Dominion mode, are friendly minions able to capture points on their own? I've seen them go up to towers, and fire something at the capture point that slowly started to capture the point. So, are ...
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Will Ashe's Frost Shot proc Iceborn Gauntlet and Rylai's Passive?

As the title says, will her Q proc them upon firing arrows? I've heard yes and no, so I wanted to clarify.
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What is the order of any type of “resurrection” in League of Legends [duplicate]

I know that there are several types of resurrection skills in LoL. What do I mean by the "resurrection" term? Following skills and items can be categorized under the term "resurrection": Champion ...
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Does any skill have a global cooldown?

I am new to this game, and will try to optimize my game-play as much as possible. I will do this by making macros for my spells and abilities. Are there global cooldown on spells and abilities in ...
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How to effectively attack enemy champions with a ranged champion?

My problem is I have a hard time winning auto-atack battles. I don't know how to chase while attacking with my ADC. I "right-click" Draven continuously while chasing, and sometimes he stops to run ...
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What abilities proc the furor enchant on boots?

What abilities proc the furor enchant on boots? Will stuff like Shaco's JitB auto attacks proc it? Will Nidalee's bushwhack give you the bonus movement speed each tic of damage? What about Caitlyn's ...
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Does Janna's shield increase a tower's damage?

Janna's Eye of the Storm grants bonus AD whenever it is cast on a target and you can cast it on towers. Do the turrets gain damage when they gain AD or is their shot damage independent of their AD?
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Which champions have abilities with reduced cooldown on 'failure'?

In League of Legends, when Caitlyn's ultimate, Ace in the Hole, "fails" - that is, the enemy champion you're targeting dies before you charge up - the cooldown is only 4 seconds, instead of the full ...
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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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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 ...