Players are formed into 2 even teams with 1-5 champions on each team. Each team starts at opposing sides of a map, 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".
Evolution of the Hard Core Before we deal with the game itself, I’d just like to point out that the natural acronym for this title is LoL. I can’t tell whether I should congratulate the…