The Purpose of this guide will be to give beginner players a detailed overview of
League of Legend’s gameplay, key skills, and important information to give players a
leg-up on the competition. While this guide was specially designed for those who
haven’t yet played a game of League of Legends, we heavily recommend that all League
of Legend players take a look at the guide as well if only to reinforce their
knowledge and to give us feedback.
If you have just started playing League of Legends and are looking for a crash-
course, you should head over to the Gameplay Overview, Your first game and the Basic
Concepts section to read up on the bare facts of what you are looking at when you
start up a round of League of Legends.
So you have played through the tutorial, have few practice games under your belt and
know the difference between a creep and a tower, now what? Well, you should read
through the Laning and Communication sections and watch walkthrough videos for both
Ashe and Master Yi to get yourself prepped for your first actual games with other
beginner players. Knowing your role within your team as well as communicating with
your teammates can mean the difference between victory and losing 5 kills to 13
For the more advanced players out there, we have provided more complex sections
including Ganking/Pushing, Jungling, as well as reference pages for both Hotkeys and
often used terms and phrases
This beginner’s guide should provide you with a strong platform that should help you
through the learning curve and on your way to becoming a proficient League of Legend
player. As time goes on, we will supplement this guide with other guides on more
advanced techniques as well as quick guides and build orders for Champions.