How to quickly climb the League of Legends ranked ladder
League of Legends is one of the most popular multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) games and peaks at nearly 8 million concurrent players daily, according to Riot Games. Of course, that also means there are countless experienced players out there. If you’re looking for a way to improve in your own ranked play, here are five pointers from a Grandmaster that can help you win, prevent tilt and reach gold.
Know your champions
This seems like an obvious place to start, but knowing every single champion and what their abilities do can help you figure out synergies with your own favorite champions and help you counter your enemies’ picks.
“If you can’t name all champions’ five abilities, that’s an issue,” said Anthony “5mi” Hong, a top-500 player in the North America server with the rank of Grandmaster.
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