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Post Post #2400  (ISO)  » Wed Jan 11, 2017 4:16 pm

ziggs bot actually seems ok
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Post Post #2401  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:12 am

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I'm thinking maybe playing a lot more support is having an impact in how I ward.

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Post Post #2402  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:11 am

i've been buying 2-3 control wards a game as mid/adc, is that fine?

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Post Post #2403  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:36 am

That's still on the low end, honestly. The advice I put in the thread some time ago that everyone should be trying to have a control ward somewhere on the map as much as possible is still very much relevant. Now that I focus a lot more on ward patterns/locations/timings, it really dawned on me how much of a luxury it is to have teammates that are actively trying to help control vision on the map. Supports are supposed to be the single biggest factor in vision control for a lot of the game, but it's nearly impossible to have any effect when you're fighting a team that has two people actively sweeping away your wards and your team isn't helping with vision wards or giving you opportunities to clear wards in turn.

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Post Post #2404  (ISO)  » Thu Jan 12, 2017 1:51 am

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This game, we got snowballed against pretty early on and eventually got shut out.

Vision isn't the support's job, it's the support with help from everyone else's job.

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Post Post #2405  (ISO)  » Fri Jan 13, 2017 12:21 am

WWTHPD?

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Post Post #2406  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 11:46 am

Sooooo... apparently my laptop is set never to go to sleep, and I left myself logged into League these past couple of days. My apologies to anybody who invited me to anything. I still lurv you.

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Post Post #2407  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:38 pm

So ocean week is happening for OCE.

And now all i can help but notice is that they decided to turn Ashe/Sejuani into black women, Fizz is a white female, and Poppy is an Asian.

http://oce.leagueoflegends.com/en/featu ... nweek-2017

Why is it that if they want diversity they couldn't just go the smart route to it and use the actual black characters?

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Post Post #2408  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 2:57 pm

I guess I should start maining top or something since adcs aren't going to be very practical nowadays. I personally don't get how jungling is easy, though, since you have to know when to farm and when to gank. Or am I overthinking it?
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Post Post #2409  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 3:02 pm

It's one of those situations where you have a lot of room to make decisions and have them drastically impact the game from very early on.
ADCs are in the spot where you need a very high level of skill to start having any impact at all... and even then it's less impact than other roles until later on in the game.

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Post Post #2410  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 3:31 pm

In post 2407, JasonWazza wrote:So ocean week is happening for OCE.

And now all i can help but notice is that they decided to turn Ashe/Sejuani into black women, Fizz is a white female, and Poppy is an Asian.

http://oce.leagueoflegends.com/en/featu ... nweek-2017

Why is it that if they want diversity they couldn't just go the smart route to it and use the actual black characters?


lol dude those aren't representations of the champions
they're representations of people playing those champions, of summoners, of people like us
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Post Post #2411  (ISO)  » Sat Jan 14, 2017 5:27 pm

In post 2407, JasonWazza wrote:So ocean week is happening for OCE.

And now all i can help but notice is that they decided to turn Ashe/Sejuani into black women, Fizz is a white female, and Poppy is an Asian.

http://oce.leagueoflegends.com/en/featu ... nweek-2017

Why is it that if they want diversity they couldn't just go the smart route to it and use the actual black characters?

If you want "overthinking", look no further than this post

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Post Post #2412  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 15, 2017 8:35 am

In post 2408, Voidedmafia wrote:I guess I should start maining top or something since adcs aren't going to be very practical nowadays. I personally don't get how jungling is easy, though, since you have to know when to farm and when to gank. Or am I overthinking it?

adcs are gonna come back in one or two patches. for now jgl then mid are the best roles to main. top if you are a strong early to mid champ works, but hyper scaling top laners aren't great atm.

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Post Post #2413  (ISO)  » Sun Jan 15, 2017 5:48 pm

Has this bug been happening to anyone else recently? I've noticed it a lot and was wondering If I was losing my mind or not


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Post Post #2414  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 16, 2017 3:13 am

really enjoying the rend stacking change on kalista, it's like the hurricane trick in minions waves to get the reset but all the time.

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Post Post #2415  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 16, 2017 10:38 am

Yesterday was a good day. I finally left gold 3 and hit mastery 7 on Nami.

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Post Post #2416  (ISO)  » Mon Jan 16, 2017 1:16 pm

In post 2413, Draynth wrote:Has this bug been happening to anyone else recently? I've noticed it a lot and was wondering If I was losing my mind or not


looks like the issue is that he dashed through the knockup. Probs a broken interaction with the dash rather than a bug on the kick in general

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Post Post #2417  (ISO)  » Tue Jan 17, 2017 1:03 pm

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Post Post #2418  (ISO)  » Tue Jan 17, 2017 6:36 pm

http://champion.gg/champion/Ziggs/ADC

well i better enjoy this patch while it lasts i guess
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Post Post #2419  (ISO)  » Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:01 pm

http://plays.tv/video/587fa071bf9a447cb ... -mechanics

Finally feel like I'm as good at Lee Sin as I used to be

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Post Post #2420  (ISO)  » Wed Jan 18, 2017 1:27 pm

In post 2419, Draynth wrote:http://plays.tv/video/587fa071bf9a447cb4/solid-lee-mechanics

Finally feel like I'm as good at Lee Sin as I used to be

second play was espec nice

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Post Post #2421  (ISO)  » Fri Jan 20, 2017 4:48 am

Did anyone see that SAD was in an imaqtpie video
Just talk yourself up, and tear yourself down.

You've hit your one wall, now find a way around.

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Post Post #2422  (ISO)  » Fri Jan 20, 2017 5:36 am

Yeah I even talked with him about it.

He was in an dyrus video too.

Sadly he lost both games.
don't you feel silly now?

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Post Post #2423  (ISO)  » Fri Jan 20, 2017 4:51 pm

Gonna need links to both :^

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Post Post #2424  (ISO)  » Fri Jan 20, 2017 6:51 pm

don't you feel silly now?

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