Has anyone completely switched their "main role" because of bad players?

#1piepiezPosted 1/1/2013 11:39:24 AM
I used to main top, but 75% of the games I played would have an ADC feeder (usually a double kill within the first 5 mins). I decided to learn ADC and improve upon it as much as I can so that I could prevent this. I know that you're supposed to know every role, but I was just wondering if anyone else left their "comfort zone" to branch out and try to prevent feeding.
#2Th4tOneDud3Posted 1/1/2013 11:41:01 AM
Switched from mid to jungler to support. Gotta fill the roles that people are usually horrible at.
#3Javij01Posted 1/1/2013 11:43:18 AM
ADC is by far my best role but I wouldnt say I "main" anything. I only play adc in ranked because of what you mentioned, hard to win games late when your adc is brain dead. I play everything but adc when not playing ranked though
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#4T_J1Posted 1/1/2013 11:48:42 AM
Played ADC in season 2 but got tired of watching top and mid do terrible and getting overran and focused late game. Swapped to mid at the end of season 2 and beginning of season 3 and again got tired of watching bot lane go 0/7 and dealing with their fed ADC even with me ganking their lane a ton. I have now swapped to jungle and sometimes support just so it is easier to keep all lanes from feeding or even make it so a somewhat braindead ADC on my team still does feed.

TLDR- Swapped to jungle to keep lanes from feeding.
-End wall of rambling nonsense.
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#5darth254Posted 1/1/2013 12:04:42 PM
why switch? someone will suck somewhere else, especially with the pessimistic/condescending attitude that is so very prevalent in this game.

I just play where I want to.
#6Small_appliancePosted 1/1/2013 12:10:57 PM
I started to main jungler because nobody wants to play it ever and I was sick of having duotops.

I get really excited when someone else plays jungle because then I get to mid or ADC, which I really enjoy.
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#7WhiteKnightLeoPosted 1/1/2013 12:14:16 PM
Was support, added jungle because those are the two roles no one ever really wants to do.
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#8djwilz2Posted 1/1/2013 12:25:58 PM
For the longest time, I only played kennen mid or top since he was really the only person I played with. Since I stopped playing and restarted again due to finally getting a good comp, I started only really playing premades and ARAMs, so usually I just fill because my friends usually instalock or call a role at the very beginning. Now, I like never get Mid or Top since they're usually taken, which makes me pretty sad since I'm just too nice of a guy :|
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#9piepiez(Topic Creator)Posted 1/2/2013 12:00:16 PM
Thanks for all the input guys.
#10DualSword31Posted 1/2/2013 12:01:52 PM
i get sick of everyone being bad but me, why can't i play all 5 roles at once