League of Legends Wiki


Guide to how not to be an asshole in LoL Part 1

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

To commemorate my first of many (maybe) blog posts, I'd like to discuss current LoL events. This may be a problem only on the EU servers, but It has come to my attention that it's on the american servers as well. The issue:


I've come across many games lately, where after I pick the dps/nuke, someone positioned below in team list picks another champ that fits the same role, and insta-locks, making me wish there was a kick function in the game, and simply ruins the team that's already been picked.

You may ask yourself why I complain about this since it's always been an issue. While this may be true, lately it's been even more of an issue than ever. I've literally had 5 games in a row where i had to change my pick at the last minute just to have a tank in the team. 2 times I've found myself switching from being the only ranged dps to a tank. One match I found myself in a team of 2 dps (Eve and Ezreal) and 3 ap nukes (Anivia, fiddle, and kog-maw). At that point I simply was fed up with picking tank every damn time because 2 people just have to instalock 2 ap nukes, and i went with my usual pick. The enemy team had a solid pick, but sent Amumu to lane...

A second issue that is somehow related is that all the people who pick squishy carries would rather die than get a survivability item. I advise several times that picking up mercury+banshee+hexdrinker/abyssal scepter would help them not die every single time an enemy appears in late game.

Conclusion: To not be an asshole in league of legends, you should:

  • Pick a tank if you are the last one to pick and no other competent tanker is selected. If you don't know how to play a tank you should learn fast.
  • Don't think that being the carry means that you've got to stack up only on squishy ad/ap items. The current metagame revolves around being offtanky, so grabbing an item that makes you more resilient while not sacrificing damage output is a really good idea!

Thanks for listening, and happy gaming.

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki