@Riot- please explain why losing subtracts over double the league points of winning

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chaser676

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02-01-2013

Riot pls


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Alacor

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02-01-2013

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Riot pls
I lost half of what I won the match before.


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Cerocess

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02-01-2013

Maybe it varies based on collective elo of the teams? not sure.


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Tempname8956

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02-01-2013

Don't lose.


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Glorkle

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02-01-2013

If you lose a lot of LP, it means the system believes you should've won that match. Probably because there was a high elo player on your team.

If you win a lot pf LP, it means the system believed you should've lost, and so it rewarded you more. Due to collective elo on the enemy team being higher than yours.


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MiMi luvluv

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02-01-2013

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If you lose a lot of LP, it means the system believes you should've won that match. Probably because there was a high elo player on your team.

If you win a lot pf LP, it means the system believed you should've lost, and so it rewarded you more. Due to collective elo on the enemy team being higher than yours.
So basically you're saying that Riot's matchmaking is imbalanced?


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kinbountykin

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02-01-2013

Yikes.


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FabulousJeremy

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02-01-2013

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So basically you're saying that Riot's matchmaking is imbalanced?
It tries to balance it but if there isn't a favorable match-up it'll go to a slightly lesser favorable one.


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Johis

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02-01-2013

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So basically you're saying that Riot's matchmaking is imbalanced?
Touche good sir.

My friend and I can't stomach to play like this. Even if you somehow, magically manage to win ten games in a row, one loss takes you down like FOUR wins' worth. We can't control who we get on our team, so what's the point? Normals are less stressful.


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Leaver

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02-01-2013

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So basically you're saying that Riot's matchmaking is imbalanced?
the alternative is very very long queues where matchmaking just sits there until it can make perfectly balanced matches, people would complain a lot more about that


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