ADC (Attack Damage Carry) is an archaic term used to refer to a champion that deals strong, continuous damage with their basic attacks and scales with attack-related stats - i.e. attack damage, critical strike chance and attack speed.

The role was retired in official contexts and replaced with Marksman icon Marksman, to distinguish between Ranged role ranged basic attackers (including those that do not build AD, e.g. AzirSquare Azir) and the ability to carry, with Melee role melee ADCs being distributed between the Slayer icon Slayer and Fighter icon Fighter roles. Despite retirement, the term remains in common usage even among Riot Games Inc. employees, and generally refers to the following champions: