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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What non-lane minion units are considered “minions”?

For the purposes of Banner of Command, Baron Buff, and Elixir of Ruin, What else can be affected by them that aren't lane minions? Do they all stack?
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How should I build pantheon to max damage?

I basically want to get as much damage as possible, nearly as close to 500 AD. So far I've gone up to 445 AD at most and regularly I get to around 350 AD. So how do I get max damage on panth.
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Banner of command: promote total effect on minions

What are the final offensive stats of a minion after being promoted by Banner of Command? What if baron was killed at minute 35 and the minion gets baron buff too? The reason I ask is because I ...
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League of legends gold border

So I'm in gold 5, and I don't have a gold border like the other people I know have. I don't know if I should go to a higher rank gold or what How do I get the gold border?
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What are all the in-game chat commands available in LoL?

I've heard that there are some commands far from the ones shown in /help list. Which are they?
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What is skin boost?

Yesterday i played a ARAM game and i saw the skin boost button . What is that? I read the discription but I still don't get it. If I click it, will I spend 95RP's to buy everyone in my team a ...
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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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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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It is possible to get tier demoted on season 5?

Is it possible to fall from Platinum to Gold and from Gold to Silver on season 5? Since in every season stuff like that change I would like to know. And if yes, how many games you need to lose in a ...
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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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What is the Elo hell?

In my earlier post I used this image: The last sentence reads: "Bem-vindo ao ELO hell" -> translated -> "Welcome to ELO hell". What is the ELO hell?
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What is the objective for League of Legends? Are there Quests?

Been wanting to play but I don't know if its worth playing. What is the objective of the game?
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Disable Scroll Zoom

I'm having some problems with the scroll on my mouse (as soon as I touch the scroll button it scrolls up a couple of ticks) so in League of Legends, the problem makes me zoom in so much I can see the ...
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What are the situations where taking Smite/Teleport top is appropriate? [duplicate]

As Smite/Teleport top is being increasingly popular, I want to know what situations it can be used effectively in.
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Why not build Essence Reaver on Ashe?

I've never seen a recommended build which includes Essence Reaver on Ashe, but I can't work out why. 80 AD, 10% life steal, 10% CDR plus the mana regen means you can leave her Q on permanently during ...
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Is Champion Mastery score irrelevant of ELO?

There is a new system in LoL, Champion Mastery. (not to be confused with Masteries) It shows to a player his own performance compared to other players playing the same champion in the same role. ...
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Graphics Card on LoL [closed]

I'm trying to install League of Legends on another computer with the graphics card: Intel(R) G33/G31 Express Chipset Family. I want to know if it actually runs and if it does, what kind of quality is ...
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Can't connect to any gaming servers

I am using a desktop with a wired connection. I can use Skype, surf the web. I can login to Steam on the browser. I can't connect to League of Legends (logging in gives me a "Can't connect to maestro ...
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Is it possible to solo Baron Nashor?

Is it possible to solo Baron Nashor? Are any champions able to solo Baron Nashor, and if so what champions can do so? To try to make this a better question, I was inquiring more late game under ...
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What should I do for the transition between bots and PvP in LoL? [closed]

I have been playing LoL for a little while now, I'm level 10 and I've heard level 10 is a good time to move. I have been going 4 kills to 0 deaths against Intermediate bots but I don't think I'm ...
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What should i do when i have low MMR

I was on Silver3 and got the promos for Silver2. Now I'm on Silver2 but my MMR is very low for for that league. What should i do? I'm asking because yesterday i won a game and I only got 9LP's ...
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Does Vayne's Tumble (Q) damage affect Trinity Force?

Yesterday we saw Doublelift build a Trinity Force on Vayne. However, I asked myself a few questions, since I have never really played Vayne: Does her Q proc Spellblade? (I highly assume YES) Does ...
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Which factors contribute to your Champion Grade? [closed]

As the new Champion Mastery is put into live servers, you now get a grade on how well you did after your game, and that affects how many Champion Mastery Points you get. What are some of the key ...
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When is it appropriate to buy Black Cleaver on ADCs?

What are the ADCs/Marksmen that benefit from buying Black Cleaver over another item, like Last Whisper, and what are the reasons for that? I have tried it with Ashe, and it worked pretty well with ...
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Is it possible to flash out of the way of a spell that occurs almost instantly?

I have fairly fast reaction times and am able to flash out of the way of say an Ashe or Jinx ulti if I don't see it early enough to right click my character away. Some champs have spells that occur ...
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How do I counter support Zyra?

I main support, usually opting for poke supports such as Lulu and Sona or aggressive supports such as Blitzcrank and Leona. Since the various Regional Finals, however, I've begun to encounter support ...
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How can I send a message to all players in-game?

In League of Legends how do you send a message to all, for example, to say 'Good Game' and the rest
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How do I deal with this 'gatekeeper' when I'm in promotion series?

I've read about them on some forums (people who will intentionally lose the game just because they don't want you to go to upper tier) and it's really annoying because I've encountered them several ...
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When should I chose to upgrade to the Greater Vision Totem?

Greater Vision Totem (250g): Places a Vision Ward (Pink Ward) that has infinite duration. (120 second cooldown). Limit 1 Vision Ward on the map per player. Greater Stealth Totem (250g): ...
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What is a Wombo Combo?

I'd like to know what exactly the term 'Wombo Combo' means. Does it mean something such as using all 5 champion's ultimates at the same time? Is it a term only used in League of Legends? Edit So ...
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What non-flash abilities can get you out of Jarvan IV's ultimate?

I want to counter Jarvan IV when he plays against me in the top lane. His Ultimate is my biggest problem, since when he uses it, the jungler can run past my ward and gank me. Flash has a longer ...
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Does using fates call interrupt/cancel passive abilities and active spells of the Oathsworn?

Kalista's ultimate Fate's call makes her Oathsworn untargetable and invisible as well as not allowing the Oathsworn to cast spells. My question is this if you use fate's call on a target using an ...
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How can the damage reduction from Armor in League of Legends not have diminishing returns?

The formula for calculating damage reduction from armor in League of Legends is Damage Reduction = Total Armor / (100 + Total Armor) It seems clear to me that this formula dictates that adding more ...
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Can everyone join the Tribunal?

I heard a friend talking about a LoL Tribunal. Can everyone join it? How long does it take to get back from maintenance? Are there any perks if I belong to the tribunal?
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Questions about champion mastery points

How is it calculated per game? Does it depends on your role (kills for carry, assists for supports) And is there a faster way to gain it?
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What is Attack Move for?

Attack Move is a key bind that I came across in the key binding list. From my own testing it seems to move to the target location and attack the nearest target-able object including turrets. I heard ...
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How can I increase the performance of League of Legends?

In League of Legends, I can only manage 30 frames per second (or lower) on Low quality. Is that normal, or not? How can I increase the performance? I have a G41MT-S2PT motherboard, a PowerColor ATI ...
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Stuck on download for league of legends

I'm downloading league of legends right now. The download stopped at 75% and has 0kbps. What should I do?
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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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What “special” skins can be gifted in League? [duplicate]

My little brother wants the Samsung White skins that are being given out on his birthday. I am wondering which skins can be gifted, if any. Could someone tell me which ones can be gifted?
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How does Crowd Control stack with each other?

I'm wondering how Crowd Control (CC) stacks with each other: I know that stuns have priority over snares which will have priority over slows. So stun > snare > slow But what about the ...
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How can I counter Ahri in lane?

I dont really know what to look after when I lane against Ahri making the game harder to win. Which champions are a good counter for her and why?
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Is it possible to rank down? [duplicate]

I know that we need to win 2 of 3 games to rank up, rigth? like form silver 2 to silver 1. Is it possible to rank down? like silver 1 to silver 2? There any matches that we need to win to stay in ...
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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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Kha'Zix recommended evolution/skill order

Kha'Zix is such a versatile champion! I've seen him played as Top Lane, Mid Lane and also Jungler. What's the recommended evolution/skill order in each of those roles? I know that a good choice of ...
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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 ...