How Many Champions Are In League Of Legends?

League of Legends is a popular and strategic multiplayer game. It has been on the top charts in terms of popularity in the world for the past decade.

On release, back in 2009, the game offered 40 different champions to choose from, but now it’s been a long time since then, and the scenario is a bit different in a fantastic way.

So, how many champions are there in the League of Legends? 

Well, at this very time, there are a total of 153 champions present in the League of legends. The latest champion to be included in the game is Seraphine.

Basically, before the actual game starts, you have to select a champion which you will be using in that same game. 

Well, now that we know that there are 153 champions, you may choose one for a particular gaming lobby. The champions are categorized as Assassins, Fighters, Mages, Marksmen, Tanks, and Support.

Even with the champions categorized as Assassins, Fighters, etc. You can experiment with them and try them out for different roles and map positions.

Fun fact: It will take every single human on the planet up to 20 million years of playing League of Legends non-stop in a 30-minute game to try out every single combination.

List Of League Of Legends Class Wise

Champions in the game are categorized into 5 different groups depending upon their qualities.

  1. Assassins
  2. Fighters
  3. Tanks
  4. Marksmen
  5. Mages
  6. Support

Further, within each class, there are a variety of heroes which we will be discussing earlier. The heroes may repeat under multiple classes due to their qualities.

1. Champions That Can Be Used As Assassins:

Champions That Can Be Used As Assassins

Well, Assassins, they are my favourite. Assassins are known to deal with a staggering amount of damage in no time at all. But, Afterall it depends on the combos and positioning. 

At this time there are a total of 37 champions that fall under the Assassin category.

List:

  • Ahri
  • Akali
  • Ekko
  • Evelynn
  • Fiora
  • Fizz
  • Irelia
  • Jax
  • Kassadin
  • Katarina
  • Kayn
  • Kha’zix
  • Lee Sin
  • Malzahar
  • Master Yi
  • Nidalee
  • Nocturne
  • Pantheon
  • Pyke
  • Qiyana
  • Quinn
  • Rengar
  • Riven
  • Shaco
  • Sylas
  • Talon
  • Teemo
  • Tristana
  • Tryndamere
  • Twitch
  • Vayne
  • Vi
  • Xin Zhao
  • Yasuo
  • Yone
  • Zed

2. Champions That Can Be Used As Fighters:

Champions That Can Be Used As Fighters

In the game, there are a total of 66 champions that can be used as Fighters. Champions under this category can take and simultaneously deal a lot of damage.

If you plan to use and champion falling under this category, we recommend using a combination of damage as well as defensive build. 

List:

  • Aatrox
  • Blitzcrank
  • Camille
  • Darius
  • Diana
  • Dr. Mundo
  • Ekko
  • Elise
  • Fiora
  • Fizz
  • Gangplank
  • Garen
  • Gnar
  • Gragas
  • Hecarim
  • illaoi
  • Irelia
  • Jarvan IV
  • Jax
  • Jayce
  • Kayle
  • kayn
  • Kled
  • Lee Sin
  • Lillia
  • Malphite
  • Master Yi
  • Mordekaiser
  • Nasus
  • Nautilus
  • Nocturne
  • Nunu & Willump
  • Olaf
  • Ornn
  • Pantheon
  • Poppy
  • Qiyana
  • Rammus
  • Rek’Sai
  • Renekton
  • Rengar
  • Riven
  • Rumble
  • Ryze
  • Sejuani
  • Sett
  • Shyvana
  • Singed
  • Sion
  • Skarner
  • Swain
  • Taric
  • Thresh
  • Trundle
  • Tryndamere
  • Udyr
  • Urgot
  • Vi
  • Volibear
  • Warwick
  • Wukong
  • Xin Zhao
  • Yasuo
  • Yone
  • Yorick
  • Zac

3. Champions That Can Be Used As Tanks:

Champions That Can Be Used As Tanks

If you are someone who loves to play a tank, you will have 27 champions to choose from. Apart from absorbing large amounts of damage tanks can also deal with sustained over-time damage if used wisely. 

Tanks lead the team and distract and absorb the damage dealt by the opponent’s damage dealers. Being a tank is brave at times.

See Also: How To Play League Of Legends?

List:

  • Aatrox
  • Alistar
  • Amumu
  • Blitzcrank
  • Braum
  • Camille
  • Cho’gath
  • Darius
  • Dr. Mundo
  • Galio
  • Garen
  • Gnar
  • Hecarium
  • Illaoi
  • Jarvan IV
  • Kled
  • Leona
  • Malphite
  • Maokai
  • Nasus
  • Nautilus
  • Nunu & Willump
  • Olaf
  • Ornn
  • Poppy
  • Rell
  • Rammus
  • Renekton
  • Sejuani
  • Sett
  • Shen
  • Shyvana
  • Singed
  • Sion
  • Skarner
  • Tahm Kench
  • Trundle
  • Udyr
  • Urgot
  • Volibear
  • Warwick
  • Wukong
  • Yorick
  • Zac

4. Champions That Can Be Used As Marksmen:

Champions That Can Be Used As Marksmen

Marksmen are capable of dealing damage from a long distance, unlike other champions. There are 28 Marksmen for you to choose from

If you are the one who likes to stay away from the close-up battle and chaos and provide damage and support from behind being a marksman is an excellent option. 

List:

  • Aphelios
  • Ashe
  • Azir
  • Caitlyn
  • Corki
  • Draven
  • Ezreal
  • Graves
  • Jayce
  • Jhin
  • Jinx
  • Kai’sa
  • Kalista
  • Kennen
  • Kindred
  • Kog’maw
  • Lucian
  • Miss fortune
  • Quinn
  • Samira
  • Senna
  • Sivir
  • Teemo
  • Tristana
  • Twitch
  • Varus
  • Vayne
  • Xayah

5. Champions That Can Be Used As Mages:

Champions That Can Be Used As Mages

Mages are an essential part of a team. With their magic moves, they can change the results of a brawl. There are 60 mages for you to choose from as a player if you like some magic paired with stunning visuals.

List:

  • Ahri
  • Amumu
  • Anivia
  • Annie
  • Aurelion sol
  • Azir
  • Bard
  • Brand
  • Cassiopeia
  • Cho’gath
  • Diana
  • Elise
  • Evelynn
  • Ezreal
  • Fiddlesticks
  • Galio
  • Gragas
  • Heimerdinger
  • Ivern
  • JannaJhin
  • Karma
  • karthus
  • Kassadin
  • Katarina
  • Kennen
  • Kog’maw
  • Leblanc
  • Lillia
  • Lissandra
  • Lulu
  • Lux
  • Malzahar
  • Maokai
  • Morgana
  • Nami
  • Neeko
  • Nidalee
  • Orianna
  • Rumble
  • Ryze
  • Seraphine
  • Sona
  • Soraka
  • Swain
  • Sylas
  • Syndra
  • Taliyah
  • Twisted Fate
  • Varus
  • Veigar
  • Vel’koz
  • Viktor
  • Vladimir
  • Xerath
  • Yuumi
  • Ziggs
  • Zilean
  • Zoe
  • Zyra

6. Champions That Can Be Used As Support:

Supports are essential in both of the teams. Good support can help a single teammate rule the battlefield even if he/she is alone. 

33 champions can be used as a support for the team. From the five pillars of a team, support makes the middle one.

List:

  • Alistar
  • Anivia
  • Ashe
  • Bard
  • Braum
  • Fiddlesticks
  • Heimerdinger
  • Ivern
  • Janna
  • Karma
  • Kayle
  • Leona
  • Lulu
  • Lux
  • Morgana
  • Nami
  • Neeko
  • Orianna
  • Pyke
  • Rakan
  • Rell
  • Senna
  • Seraphine
  • Sona
  • Soraka
  • Syndra
  • Tahm Kench
  • Taliyah
  • Taric
  • Thresh
  • Yuumi
  • Zilean
  • Zoe
  • Zyra

Conclusion

The champion may fall under a specific class or category as we saw above, but it entirely depends on the player which way, he/she chooses to use it. 

Trying out champions in a different role can sometimes even surprise the opponent team and give you an upper hand in the battlefield. 

In short, there are a lot of champions (153) to play with. So, which one’s your favourite champion, let us know in the comments below. 

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