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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Frame rate drops from 60 FPS to 1-10 FPS

I've been playing League of Legends for some time now on a desktop, it was fine, my FPS was consistent at around 59-60 FPS. However, since my desktop is currently under repair, I am using a laptop to ...
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Is it possible to dodge a Tower shot after it has locked onto you and fired? [duplicate]

Is there anyway to dodge a Tower shot after it has already been fired at you? I find myself Tower-Diving to chase an enemy down, only to get sniped at the last second by a heavy bullet that had been ...
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Questions about the role of Azir

His first role is to be a mage, then the second, 'marksman'? Why can Azir be an AD carry? (Is it about his skills or attributes) To follow up, if I am to play him as an AD carry, where should I rely ...
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How does rune combiner work?

I got Level 28, but I've never used runes before. I have now some IP and can buy some Tier 3 runes. How does the rune combiner work in League of Legends? Which Tier 3 runes should I combine? Are ...
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Smartcast and range indicators for certain skills?

As far as i know you can have your skills cast when you hit (keydown) your skill key QWER or after you press the target with your mouse. The whole clicking with the mouse to activate the skill sucks - ...
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Can zed/malphite go through Azir's ulti?

When Azir uses his ultimate, I've read and seen that dashes aren't able to go through. But is Zed's shadow supposed to go through? I mean, it's not a dash but it's not as fast as a blink either. For ...
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What's the longest a champion can continuously be invulnerable for?

Not to be confused with this question, I'm not asking about stasis and I'm interested in continuous application, not a simply chained one. For how long can a champion be continuously immune to any ...
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What are some skills that can hit targets outside their range?

There are quite a few skills that I know of that can hit units outside their range, for example, Azir's Soldiers and Lucian's Q. Are there any other skills that can do this? Also I feel that ...
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What are Azir's Soldiers?

Soldiers auto attacks are considered spells as we all know, since it procs luden's and you can't kill mushrooms with them (can only be destroyed by auto attacks). Yet spellshields won't pop on them ...
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As a jungle how do i pick/play against a tank comp?

Thanks to the buffs made in both crowd control as well as health/tank items being easier to build. There have been a lot of people building tank comps like "Cho'gath mid, Sion jungle, Maokia top , ...
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Does magic damage from Gromp debuff proc spell vamp

Does the passive you gain from Gromp, as well as the Cinderhulk, proc spell vamp when being attacked?
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of Duo-Queuing?

Recently I watched this video that tells to never do duo rank games. But I find few advantages on duo rank games: It's nice to play with a friend. Good communication via Skype or other voice chats. ...
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How early should I build a defensive item as a mid laner?

I was playing as Yasuo against a Swain. Up until level 3, we were doing the usual - trading, farming, etc. At level 3, we both had about half our respective max HPs. I went in for a trade seeing a ...
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Choosing the right team composition, making decisions

A few days ago I formed a ranked team. We had few matches but they were pretty bad. We have the skills to win but I think that we chose bad team comps and we make bad decisions. How do we improve our ...
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Does Sion's shield absorb both physical and magic damage?

While reading the skill, it seems like it should absorb both types of damage.
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When is 'Challenging Smite' a viable option for top laners

I saw some top laners who use smite and teleport as spells and (if I'm correct), it's becoming pretty regular and although I don't play as a top laner, maybe when I have to adjust, I know I may find ...
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What is a viable build for Teemo vs. Teemo?

I recently had trouble against an opposing Teemo. What build would work best to counter another Teemo?
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How can I tell the contents of a mystery gift?

League of Legends introduced Mystery Gifts this last patch. Where you receive a random skin for a champion you own. I've given/received a couple of the gifts, and I wanted to know who gave me which ...
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Would Ahri's Charm slow down Master Yi while he is using his ultimate?

What happens if Ahri used Charm on a Master Yi while he is using Highlander? Charm (Active): Ahri will blow a kiss that travels in a line in front of her. It will deal magic damage and charm ...
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Will Riot delete my account because of inactivity?

My computer doesn't work, so I will not be able to play League of Legends again for some months. Will Riot delete my account because of inactivity?
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How to activate team-ranked ward-skin

In my stats I can see that I have unlocked a ward-skin. I want to activate this skin but i dont know where. I still asked some friends and they said I have to go to the shop, but I cant find this skin ...
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Lifesteal from wards

So as far as I know you can lifesteal from wards. But how does it work? Does it recover the same amount of life even if you have more lifesteal? Does the damage affect the health you steal?
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Higher-than-normal latency issue

I have been having this latency and lag spike issue for quite some time, around 3-5 months, and its really annoying. Here's how it goes. I play League of Legends frequently and I used to get solid ...
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What is a good way to get out of Bronze? [closed]

Two things I want to ask here, what is a good way to get out of Bronze? I am currently a Bronze II and I've heard that getting out of the Bronze tier is hard to do. I main support, will that matter? ...
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How do you choose when to invade the enemy jungle?

What makes for a champion that is good at invading an enemy jungle? What makes for a champion that is susceptible to having his jungle invaded? What are the factors in the game that makes you ...
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When should you give up top tower for Dragon?

Here's a rather deep question for those of you who play a lot of ranked. Without teleport, I have no real way of reaching my team short of physically going there from top lane. My question is this: I ...
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Which Skins give a small advantage?

Some champion's skin can make skillshot harder to see, harder to differentiate from an auto attack etc I am a anivia player and I found that the E is slightly harder to notice and differentiate from ...
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When are teams allowed to play in the LCS or Challenger Series

How do teams qualify to play in the Challenger Series? How do teams qualify to play in the LCS? Are there major differences between EUW and NA? Are there restrictions to the members nationalities?
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Previous Login Art

I started to play recently, and I enjoyed seeing the animated login screens for Syndra, Rengar, and Kha'Zix. Is there a way to view animated login screens for previous champions?
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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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Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite Cannot update League of Legends Fix

I was having a problem where I could not update my League of Legends (from a fresh install) in Yosemite. It would get to 87% and just hang at 0 Kbps. Does anyone have the answer to this question?
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Is Amumu's crying effected by Spell Vamp?

While I was playing as Amumu, I began to wonder if his crying (W) was effected by Spell Vamp. Is it effected by it?
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AD Thresh, possible or not?

I have seen some people playing AD thresh and I have always played him more tanky. Is AD thresh a viable build?
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League of legends pbe client won't start on pbe server

League of legends pbe client won't start on pbe server, it starts on eune, how to fix this
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Is there a counter to Yorick?

Is there a counter to Yorick on top?
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Escaping from League of Legends Elo Hell

What are the different ways to boost your Elo rating in LoL? It seems like when you lose 5~7 games in a row there is no way to get a decent team to play with, thus leading you to lose more and more. ...
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How to go and watch complete game replays?

I'm looking to see some full game replays in League of Legends (that are not my friends' game) Those "Featured games" in the starter slider are always in progress, and what I'm looking for is to get ...
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Question about global skills + undo in shop

Is using the 'undo' in shop an advantage for champions with global skills? 3 scenarios I can think of is : Say, Ashe has ult and gold around 1600. She can buy the rod for + AP which is beneficial ...
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Bad lag when playing League of Legends?

I have had LoL for around 6 months, and for about 1 month my ping has been crazy and I have been having a problem where whenever I try to move my champ, or use an ability or spell or anything, it has ...
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Why is Dominion referred as ODIN? [closed]

I've been poking around the API and it seems that Dominion is always referred as 'ODIN'. Its the only mode that has a name that doesn't seem to fit the final name of the gametype. Is there any known ...
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Question about the number of souls from Thresh's Damnation

If Thresh will stay in the bottom lane for a certain period of time (say, 10 minutes) and he collected all the souls, what can be the total approximate/average number of souls? Also, is there a way ...
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LCS: Will tie-breakers count in the Fantasy League?

With the NALCS tie-breakers coming up, I'm wondering. Will the tie-breakers get me points or are they not counted in the results? Note: Was not sure if this question belongs here, but fantasy LCS is ...
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How is LP calculated?

When I play ranked games, I get a random amount of LP per win, usually ranging from 5-20. However, I would like to know how is it calculated, and how do we "ensure" that we get a higher amount of LP ...
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Are there any benefits of a bigger Champion?

Related Question: Is Feral Warwick skin bigger? In the related question, I learned that different champions have different sized "hitbox." I also learned that Chogath, Nasus, and Renekton's ultimates ...
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Yasuo with exhaust

I've noticed a bunch of pros using exhaust on Yasuo, even if they aren't vs a burst champ (I saw Faker use it vs a Xerath) and I was just wondering what makes it so good and when to use it? I'd assume ...
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What are good routes to jungle and gank at level 2-3?

What are possible jungling routes in LoL Season 5 to get to level 2 and 3 (both possibilities) and gank afterwards? That is, jungle to get to those levels quickly and have enough health to gank ...
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How to lane against Riven

If you take a look at: http://www.championselect.net/champions/riven You do see advice, but non of that really seems to work well. Rather they are situation and assume Riven can not play well, but ...
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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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How do I change my banner on my profile?

I was just watching a friend profile and I saw that his banner has changed from the normal one. And he is the only one of my friends that has it changed. I would like to know how he did that. My ...
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Is it possible/reasonable to sneak solo/duo Baron?

Basically is it possible/reasonable to sneak Baron or is it too hard or too long? I have tried to search for an answer and most answers are about the old Baron. Emphasis on the sneak part, I would ...