When's the last time you looked at a champion guide?
Champion specific guides, not any special or general use guides. - Results (114 votes)
24.56% (28 votes)
Within the last 3 days
31.58% (36 votes)
Within a week
11.4% (13 votes)
Within the past month
8.77% (10 votes)
Within the past 2 months
5.26% (6 votes)
Within the past 3 months
2.63% (3 votes)
Within the past 4 months
3.51% (4 votes)
Within the past 5 months
1.75% (2 votes)
Within the past 6 months
2.63% (3 votes)
I haven't looked at a guide in over half a year
7.89% (9 votes)
This poll is now closed.
The last guide I looked at was InvertedComposer's Singed guide, but his is insanely detailed.
My Hubris is bigger than yours.
NA - TheWorld7 & Tragedy Baby // PBE - Je Suis
I'll only look at a guide if it's either gotten a lot of recognition, or I need a quick mastery/rune/item reference (although items are always situational)
http://i.imgur.com/GXFnB14.jpg http://i.imgur.com/ZjREIw7.jpg http://i.imgur.com/fPS9ys4.gif
I read a fair few guides on solo mid and lolking.
I don't follow the builds, masteries, runes etc - I just like to see other opinions on how to play certain champs.
I use http://10secondguides.com/ every game until lately. Lately I find myself making more personal choices but when I was learning it was really helpful to see what items are for each lane and what options you have.
I usually look at guides for champs I've never played and don't really know how their kit works in the first place (I had no clue what any of Trundle's spells besides the pillar did until yesterday). I try to look at guides just to see what other people are building so I can try those builds out and see if I like them better than what I normally build.
Generation 30: The first time you see this, copy it into your own signature (on any forum) and add one to the generation number. Social experiment.
The last time I tried a new champion, which was yesterday.
From: Metleon | Posted: 2/20/2013 6:17:56 AM | #005
I usually look at guides for champs I've never played
^This. I like to look up guides for random champions also. Champs that are free that week or champs I seem to be stuck laning against often.
See what I should be expecting.
R.I.P. intrepid40 (7/13/08 - 3/28/12)
Last time I looked at a champion guide was probably in the past two weeks.
I look up champion counters every game though, just to see what lanes are what (Even though half the time it doesn't even matter).
I don't look at guides that often. I do still look at them for most champs though, every now and again because you never know what insight you might find. I don't read them in as much detail any more though.
Gamertag: Dayy Hughes ~~~~~ Summoner Name (LoL EUW): Arcanine -----www.youtube.com/DayyHughes
I usually look at a couple to get a feel for what items/skills are maxed in what order, especially if I'm a bit rusty with said champ. Then I pick and choose what I agree with.
For example, I liked Oddone's suggestion to get a Giants Belt after Spirit Stone but before Elder Lizard for Hecso I tried that out. I didn't agree with buying Visage last (especially since I was against double AP), so I didn't follow that advice.
"Whats the penalty for dodging in ranked?"
"Phreak comes to your house and punches your screen."
"But if i bootypooty when i don't have to bootypooty it might result in a bootydoody. And you don't want that on your mouth." - Meatwad