Following these instructions will inform you on how to begin playing League of Legends, basic mechanics of the game, and provide general tips on how to succeed. League of Legends is a free video game in the MOBA genre (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena). The general game is intended to be played 5v5, but other modes are also supported. League of Legends is one of the most popular video games in the world, with over 30 million players worldwide, and peak concurrent users as high as 5 million.

In order to play League of Legends, you'll need a:

-Computer (Windows or MAC)
-High-speed internet connection
-Keyboard and Mouse

Depending on the game type, each mode will require different amounts of time. They are as follows:

Summoner's Rift: 30-45 minutes
Twisted Treeline: 20-30 minutes
Dominion/Crystal Scar: 15-25 minutes
ARAM: 20-30 minutes
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Step 1: Create Account

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Go to the League of Legends website:, and make and start the game download. It will take awhile, so go ahead and make an account while you're waiting if you don't already have one.

Step 2: Install and Patch!

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Install the game to completion. Once installed, open it up to begin patching. These patches are free updates, which add new content to the game. After the game is patched, click play, and the main game client will open.

Step 3: Log In

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Log into your account using the information you used when you created your account. If this is your first time logging in, you'll be prompted to pick a "summoner name". This is the name that other players will see you as, and call you by, so ensure that it's appropriate, as inappropriate names aren't tolerated.

Step 4: Play the Tutorial

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Play the tutorial. To do this, click on the large play button on the top of the screen. From here, click on tutorials, then the type of tutorial you'd like to play. Going through both tutorials is strongly encouraged, and ensures that you will have a proper grasp of the game.
lluckey1 month ago

detrimental = instrumental?

claramecium4 months ago

i love this game

mayday129 months ago

Our Teemo bought a warding totem and went AFK at Drake... Said he was gonna be a stealth ward... Lol, league jokes

arefsgf1 year ago
u need rp to purchase the skins and u can earn that by pay money.
Mariosyian1 year ago
At champion select how do u have champions skins and the other taps?