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The Best League of Legends Guides

Richard Heimer

28 th  July 2016

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If you’re new to playing League of Legends then having some kind of guidance is essential if you want to become good at the game. With so many guides and information out there it can be hard to know who to listen to.

We’ve scoured the web to find you the both the best free and paid League of Legends guides. So if you’re looking to increase your game and reach that Diamond tier or beyond then be sure to read these guides. Let’s begin!

Unranked Smurfs Beginners Guide

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If you really are new to the game or have a friend who has just started playing the game then this guide will walk you through all the basics. Split into 4 parts this guide starts of by explaining the different champions and their abilities whilst also showing you the League of Legends interface.

In every part the guide gets more and more advanced with the final section giving you advanced strategies on how to survive in your lane and ultimately win the game. You can find plenty of strategies and tips on our blog page.

In-Depth Guide to ARAM

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The most popular map in League of Legends is by far Summoner's rift. If you’ve never played any of the other game modes like ARAM then you might not understand what to do. Don’t worry though there’s a really well written guide that explains the whole map and game mode.

The author of the guide is an experienced ARAM player that boasts over 1000 wins in the game. Although the author explains the game mode as much more casual than summoner’s rift, he also explains the game mode is less stressful and more enjoyable.

If you’ve never played ARAM before or just want to become better at it then be sure to give this guide a read.

Cloud9 Guides

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If you’ve ever paid attention to any professional League of Legends gaming tournaments then you’ve probably heard of Cloud9. The professional team has been in many tournaments and have had some impressive wins in their history.

On the official Cloud9 website there are plenty of individual champion guides written by the members of Cloud9 including Hai, Sneaky and Meteos. Each guide covers the individual champion’s runes, masteries, abilities and items, giving you a good idea on how to build the champion throughout the game.

There are also some extra notes at the end of the guide that explain which phase the champion excels in and how to take advantage of it in game. If you want a professional League of Legends player insight on how to play a champion then these guides are a must read.


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ProGuides offers an all in one guide that has enough information to please even the most experienced League of Legends players. The guide is split into many formats including written, visual and audio guides to help get the information across even clearer.

The guide covers everything from the game's mechanics to the team strategy and objective prioritisation. There are also individual champion episodes that focus on selected champions with everything you need to know. There is also a large online community and discussion board to ask questions to the mentors and other members of the site.

Due to the size and quality of the guide unfortunately a cost is involved, but don't worry it's nowhere near as much as you’d think. Subscriptions start from $4.99 a month when billed annually or $6.99 when billed monthly. The website also offers a free 7 day trial so you can explore the content before you decide if you want to subscribe or not.

If you are looking for the highest quality League of Legends guides from professional players that are updated regularly then look no further. The guides are proved to help increase your rank in game with many players going from Bronze to Platinum in just a few months.

How To Improve As A Player

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If you’re looking to improve as a player and climb the rankings without paying for premium guides then this is your best shot. Written by a veteran League of Legends player who has been playing since season 1 the authors shares all his tips and tricks to getting to Diamond league.

The guide covers many topics such as how to get rid of your ego, figuring out what runes, masteries and builds to use. Although the guide does not specifically focus on in game tactics and champions the guide offers more general tips that can be used to improve any match.

Once you’ve had a read through these guides you’ll probably want to jump straight into the game and try out some new tricks. If you’re looking for a new League of Legends smurf account to practise on then be sure to check out our online store below.

Learn From The Pros

If you want to learn from the pros on how to climb the ladder in solo queue then be sure to check out our new awesome guides.

Written by experienced League of Legends players, the guides cover in-depth strategies, item builds, matchups and a whole lot more! Covering a range of different champions these guides are great for beginners and advanced players alike. If you want to up your game and climb the ladder then be sure to check them out, you won't regret it!

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Richard Heimer

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Richard is our resident League of Legends player. He knows everything.

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