Podcast #128: We chat with Kent C Dodds about why he loves React and discuss what life was like in the dark days before Git. Listen now.

Questions tagged [league-of-legends]

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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-3
votes
1answer
1k views

League of Legends low FPS on GTX 750 TI?

I have a GeForce GTX 750 Ti, and when I play League of Legends, I get very poor FPS. FPS sits between 40-60 with medium settings, but I can actually play Battlefield 4 and Dirt Rally at high ...
40
votes
6answers
12k views

Why don't pro LoL players concede while pro DotA 2 players concede virtually every match?

Something like 95% of professional DotA 2 games end with a concession, whereas I have personally never seen a professional LoL team concede even once, no matter how hopeless the game (though I hear it ...
14
votes
3answers
4k views

How do you differentiate “soft” CC from “hard” CC?

This question is about the difference about what is generally called "soft" CC and what is referred to as "hard" CC. I can of course feel the difference to some extent : slows are soft and stuns are ...
3
votes
1answer
416 views

WindSpeaker's blessing and all these (maybe) shields

Following this question : Does Morgana's Black Shield activate Windspeaker's Blessing? There are many other shield type thingies that are ambiguous too. Do the following spell/items ...
5
votes
1answer
3k views

Are dragon spawns really random?

Since the new drake system is out, I've done quite a lot of games. I'm not sure if I'm being paranoid or so, but it seems that drakes don't really spawn randomly, it seems there are some combinations, ...
2
votes
1answer
611 views

Do minions benefit from the Mountain Drake buff?

The mountain drake gives additional damage against epic monsters and turrets. "Earthen Arms" grants 10/20/30% additional damage (based on stacks; +50% if they have Mark of the Elder Dragon) as ...
-4
votes
5answers
786 views

Champions that have quick cool-down `speed up` spells in “League of Legends”

I'm looking for champions that can speed up - my candidates for jungler ^^ Currently I use Rammus and Trundle for jungle due to their Q and W skills that help them to move faster - which helps moving ...
9
votes
2answers
1k views

Does Morgana's Black Shield activate Windspeaker's Blessing?

If I use Morgana's Black Shield on an Ally, and I have Windspeaker's Blessing, will they get the Windspeaker buff?
2
votes
3answers
2k views

What is the spawn rate of the elemental drakes?

With Patch 6.9, Riot introduced four elemental drakes types: Cloud, Infernal, Mountain, and Ocean--any of which will randomly spawn during a game. My question then is, "Do all the elemental drakes ...
6
votes
2answers
473 views

Do scaling runes keep scaling after lvl 18 in URF?

In every other gamemode, champions will level up until 18. URF allows up to 26 levels. Will runes keep scaling, or will it stop at lvl 18?
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Any way to mass delete people?

Although the question is pretty clear on the tittle I'll explain it a bit more. I'm pretty tired of people asking me to duo every time I open the game maybe because I'm on a winning streak or quickly ...
3
votes
1answer
5k views

What are the advantages of Jungling as Kha'zix vs. Rengar?

I play both Kha'zix and Rengar. While 'better' is fairly meta dependent, what are some pro's and con's to each? They seem to fit a similar job. Which one has easier clear and better First Blood?
9
votes
1answer
719 views

What does this symbol in Hextech Crafting mean?

I went through my Hextech Crafting loot and I noticed that some of the skin shards I have display a symbol that looks like a ward while other skin shards don't. What does this symbol mean? I ...
4
votes
1answer
284 views

Giving XP to my ADC

I'm a support main in a pretty low in ELO. I don't play with other ADCs besides my brother or another great friend of mine. While watching some of the LCS games, I noticed that the supports are ...
0
votes
3answers
389 views

Runaan's Hurricane and Ravenous Hydra on Elyse, Nidalee, and Jayce

Looking on http://leagueoflegends.wikia.com/, it seems that Elyse, Nidalee, and Jayce and classified as both melee and ranged champions because they can switch between ranged and melee auto-attack ...
-8
votes
2answers
1k views

Login LOL from command line

I have multiple accounts with its unique passwords but I do not want to type it again if I want to switch to another account. So, I want to write a batch file so that I can login by clicking it. ...
3
votes
1answer
577 views

How can I recognize someone who has done an ''input buffering'' in League of Legends

It has been some time since more experienced mates than me are talking about input buffering and its way to cast or Auto-Attack as fast as possible after a flash to maximize efficiency (I don't even ...
3
votes
2answers
388 views

Does Rek'sai's Tremor Sense “see” any champions that fly or float?

Can Rek'Sai's Tremor Sense sense champions that continually fly or float? To me it would seem silly as she is sensing vibrations.
2
votes
1answer
661 views

How does Yasuo's ult interact with a tower?

How does Yasuo ult interact near a tower? Will Yasuo try to get out of range of the tower?
3
votes
1answer
986 views

Is Sivir Mid really viable in high experience games?

Most of us will agree on the fact that Sivir can put a lot of pressure and farm very well in a lane. With her shield to absorb a potential deadly spell, a ricochet that can carry critics all the way ...
5
votes
3answers
18k views

Can you get a hextech chest on a S rating champ?

To be more specific, if I got an S rating on a champ and am not eligible to get a chest, will I get a chest if I get an S rating on the same champ when I am able to get a chest again. Edit: What I ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Why Kalista can't bind champions after the first minutes?

There was a game with a noob player trying Kalista. The player never paid attention to the item until I realised for like 15 minutes of the game, then I told him to try binding me. When the player ...
2
votes
1answer
116 views

Does crystal charge stack?

Can I get two charges of crystal charge when I ult someone inside of my crystal spires?
2
votes
2answers
8k views

Key Fragment chance reset rate

AFAIK the chances for a player to get a key fragment decreases as soon as he/she gets each key fragment. How and when does it reset?
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Attack Range for adc champions?

Is there a way in League of Legends to view a marksman's attack range? There was an option to have it appear in the status window roughly a year ago but I'm now getting back into the swing of playing ...
1
vote
1answer
167 views

Finding League of Legends language files [duplicate]

Is it possible to find and edit Lol language files? Like item names and such. I want to try and localize it in my language for my personal use. I've tried searching it in whole Lol folder but found ...
-1
votes
1answer
92 views

What are items that help us to get vision spells?

I wonder if there is an item that expose chosen map area when castesd? For now I just know the trinket item Farsight Alteration in this LoL category and love to use it. Need one more item to get more ...
2
votes
3answers
2k views

Why is Katarina, a snowball that when played around can carry games considered completely unviable in the LCS?

Katarina has a poor laning phase but doesn't really fall off late, when played around her in solo queue at all ELOs she can carry games for teams very easily. She can roam bot lane and very easily ...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Is there a most efficient combo to take out Jungle Camps with Lee Sin?

I am wondering if, when Jungling with Lee Sin, I should lead in on the Jungle Camps with a certain skill to maximize my clear speed. Is there a certain skill combo to use? Thank You!
-1
votes
1answer
221 views

Is Guinsoo's Rage considered a spell?

Guinsoo's Rageblade has the following unique passive ability: Unique – Guinsoo's Rage: Deal 20 (+ 15% bonus AD) (+ 7.5% AP) on-hit magic damage to the target and nearby units in a 350 units radius ...
5
votes
1answer
173 views

What is the maximum diameter of Starsurge?

While this may not be very practical, I still am interested in knowing. Aurelion Sol's Star Aurelion Sol fires the core of a newborn star in the target direction, which expands as long as it ...
7
votes
2answers
567 views

How much can I turn before losing bonus movespeed?

The new champion Aurelion Sol's ability Comet of Legend states he gains Escape Velocity while moving, up to 100. He also gains bonus movement speed, based on how long he's been moving in the same ...
-2
votes
2answers
5k views

LOL. How to lane as Graves [closed]

Ever since the Graves re-work, I saw some top lane Graves in solo queue. I recently bought Graves and was playing him in top lane, but I'm having trouble with how to farm and do some dmg trades. I ...
2
votes
2answers
25k views

What is considered a matchmade game in LoL?

So recently (or maybe not recently, I just started playing again) Riot implemented a "Hextech crafting system". I'm still really confused how it works, but I managed to obtain another box besides the ...
4
votes
1answer
194 views

Trundle Pillar(E) and Tahm Kenchs Ult?

What happens when Trundle puts a pillar on Tahm Kenches ult destination, before the latter appears there?
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Understanding and implementing lane management

I have heard a lot about lane management. I know it has to do about setting up a lane for slow pushing, pushing, freezing or whatever you want the lane to go with. But all these terms are still not ...
0
votes
3answers
4k views

At which levels does Yasuo get his power spikes?

So, every champion has their power spike items and often power spike levels. I recently picked up Yasuo and I'm having a hard time identifying his level power spikes. I know his item power spikes are ...
1
vote
1answer
309 views

What is the in-game laguage settings in International Pro Tournaments?

just out of curiosity, does anyone know what the in-game language setting for Pro-gamer's International Tournament set as? I'm just wondering since there are pro gamers from all around the globe for ...
5
votes
2answers
3k views

How does Hextech Crafting work?

How do you earn free loot? What's the deal with essences and why are they so important? What do the different options mean when dealing with Redeeming Rerolling Disenchanting and Upgrading? How ...
2
votes
2answers
663 views

How to deal with League of Legends sound volume

Everytime there is an update, Windows resets the volume level (in game and for the client). Is there a way to fix it ?
7
votes
1answer
25k views

What is a “skin shard”?

I recently received a "skin shard" when opening my free chest in League of Legends. I thought it gave me a free skin, but that appears not to be the case. What is a "skin shard" in league of legends ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

How to open the options menu without using the mouse in windowed mode?

I put my game on window mode instead of full-screen. Now I cannot reach the options menu any more by mouse (it is too far down) nor can I regain full screen. Is there any shortcut key combination to ...
-1
votes
1answer
1k views

Viable Non-Meta Junglers? [closed]

I am looking for Champions that Jungle incredibly well even if they are not necessarily played often. Specifically looking for champions with fast wave clear and good early game ganks. Basically, I am ...
2
votes
1answer
773 views

Optimal First Clear Route for Gragas?

Gragas is making a huge comeback into the meta, and I've been getting some pretty good wins with him. So I want to know how I should go about my first clear so that I can get a good amount of gold ...
0
votes
3answers
9k views

Random lag spikes of 300-500ms - Any suggestions?

For the last few weeks I've been getting these infuriating lag spikes of between 300-500ms pretty much every 2-5mins which is so annoying and makes me miss key plays and has cost my death countless ...
6
votes
2answers
6k views

What are the best AD burst items in League of Legends?

I am looking for items, bought for AD Champions, that either increase AD by a decent amount, or have some sort of active effect. Thank You!
5
votes
2answers
554 views

Abilities that slow interaction with oppressor

When I am playing volibear and I activate majestic roar, an ability what deals damage and slows, will the damage or the slow be applied first? This matters to me since this could be very beneficial or ...
3
votes
1answer
298 views

How does Honour work in League of Legends?

How do you receive the Honourable Opponent and other insignias in LoL? I have had them at least once, but then they just disappeared and I have never gotten one again. I normally receive one or two ...
0
votes
1answer
173 views

Gain of essence reavers cdr

This is the description of essence reaver: +65 Attack Damage +20% Critical Strike Chance UNIQUE Passive: +10% Cooldown Reduction. UNIQUE Passive: Gain increasingly more Cooldown ...
7
votes
2answers
4k views

If you mute a player, can he still read you in the chat?

After you've muted a player, can he still read you in the chat (and all-chat) ?