• PrayforDawn

    What is Difficulty?

    January 12, 2014 by PrayforDawn

    Difficulty is very relative. Oftentimes you will hear people say ______ champion is easy while others will say it is extremely difficult. There is skill cap and there is skill floor. There are mobility, micro, skillshots, and game knowledge. All of these affect how difficult or easy a champion is. Let's look at each of these.


    This is what I think is the number 1 factor in determining difficulty. Having mobility on your champion raises its skill cap tenfold. In a given situation, mobility can create thousands of variations in what one can do. Mastering champions with high mobility helps you choose the best ones from those thousands of variations. Champions like Ahri or Yasuo, while effective without mastery, become much scarier when…

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