how does elo system work?

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02-06-2012

hello there, i started playing ranked like ****ing crazy recently and after a losing streak caused by afks i decided to play op champs (kennen, sora, graves, morg etc) and i won a couple of games. the last game i won just gave me a +6 elo..!? wdf? we had an afk for the first 10mins he cam back and then afked again and again we manged to pull a victory out of our asses only to get +6 elo? how the hell does this system work? please someone explain this to me, i mean this is what happened i played -12, -11, -12, +12, +12, -12, +6? wdf? what factors effect elo gain?


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xXCFXx Avenger

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02-07-2012

it doesn't


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xXCFXx Avenger

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02-07-2012

oh the +6 was because loss forgiven was on, so the winners get less elo =/


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TheCrazyNutcase

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02-07-2012

Because your team's elo was higher than the team's you beat.


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Neo AvalonSaber

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07-09-2012

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Originally Posted by SlaminYou View Post
hello there, i started playing ranked like ****ing crazy recently and after a losing streak caused by afks i decided to play op champs (kennen, sora, graves, morg etc) and i won a couple of games. the last game i won just gave me a +6 elo..!? wdf? we had an afk for the first 10mins he cam back and then afked again and again we manged to pull a victory out of our asses only to get +6 elo? how the hell does this system work? please someone explain this to me, i mean this is what happened i played -12, -11, -12, +12, +12, -12, +6? wdf? what factors effect elo gain?
when it is plus 6 elo its because the server had a little problem and the lost was forgiven to the other team