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
Step 1: Create Account
Go to the League of Legends website: http://www.leagueoflegends.com, 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.