What is League of Legends?
League of Legends (LoL) is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game developed and published by Riot Games. It was released in 2009 and has since become one of the most popular games in the world. As of 2023, there are over 160 champions available to play.
In League of Legends, players control a champion with a set of unique abilities from an isometric perspective. The objective of the game is to destroy the enemy team's Nexus, a structure located in the enemy team's base. Players must work together to defeat the enemy team and protect their own Nexus.
Each game of League of Legends is played on a map called Summoner's Rift, which consists of three lanes and a jungle. Players must navigate the map, defeat neutral monsters, and destroy enemy turrets to advance towards the enemy Nexus.
One of the defining features of League of Legends is its roster of champions. Each champion has a unique set of abilities and playstyle, allowing players to choose a champion that suits their preferences. Champions are divided into several categories, including assassins, mages, marksmen, tanks, and more.
Players can unlock new champions by earning in-game currency or by purchasing them with real money. However, League of Legends is a free-to-play game, and players can enjoy the game without spending any money.