Players are formed into 2 even teams of Champions, 3v3 or 5v5. As of January 2016, there are 123 different released champions(another champion is rumored to be released soon). Each team starts at opposing sides of a map in an area called the "fountain", near what is called a "Nexus". A match is won when either the opposing team's Nexus is destroyed or the other team surrenders. To destroy a Nexus, each team must work through a series of towers called "Turrets". Turrets are often placed along a path to each base referred to as a "Lane". Along the way, each player gains levels from killing the opposing team's champions and "Minions" (small NPCs that constantly spawn and attack the other team) and defeating neutral monsters (some of which grant buffs known as crests upon death). Completing objectives rewards players with gold which is used to purchase items. In League of Legends, each player starts at level 1 at the beginning of the match and can obtain the maximum of level 18 with ... Written by
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The Popstar Ahri skin was made as a reference to K-Pop group, Girl's Generation, by popular demand amongst fans and players of League. Ironically, Ahri's default dance is a reference to a J-Pop group. See more
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