i just dont understand how the elo works?

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DeadFish87

Senior Member

01-24-2013

Lose a game -42 elo win a game when you are the one who carry it with 21 kills and over 25 asst and most gold you still get only like 23 + elo like what the hell


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adc

Member

01-24-2013

No.


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Delete Teemo

Senior Member

01-24-2013

elo isnt based off kdr. Here's what i've heard


When you're matched in a game, the computer decides who it thinks will win. It decides by the overall elo of both teams. If the computer is correct, and the higher elo team wins, a small exchange of elo happens. If the computer is wrong, then a larger exchange happens. The size of the exchange depends on the gap in elo. It has nothing do to with kdr

Don't quote me on it, but that's what ive heard


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ngocan

Junior Member

01-24-2013

I don't understand either.


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Voyles

Senior Member

01-24-2013

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elo_rating_system

You probably still won't understand it. It's math. There is no bias. The goal of the game is to destroy the enemy's nexus not have a positive K/D ratio. ELO is going to be based off wins, not how many people you ganked.