How do I report someone for Elo Boosting?

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Mr Murphy

Junior Member

06-24-2013

Hi,

I have reason to believe my friend is Elo boosting, he started off at Bronze V and had only played 20 ranked games this season. Then suddenly his account had been climbing divisions incredibly fast - he's at Silver II now.

The fact that he's climbed so high in such a short period is not what led me to believe he's being boosted, it's that I checked his profile on Elophant.com and every time he plays a Ranked Solo, it shows his Ping being much, much lower than possible in Australia (where him and I live), with numbers like 25 and 40 being very common. However, every time he plays a normal game or ARAM, he goes back to the normal ~200 ping we're used to.

I tried consulting him about it, but he just logged off right after I sent him the message.

How do I contact Riot about this?

Many thanks,
Mister Murphy


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meadow

Senior Member

06-24-2013

Make a Riot Support Ticket so they can investigate.


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ButtsMagee

Senior Recruiter

06-24-2013

Best friend ever.


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Drayerkim

Junior Member

06-24-2013

I don't get why you'd want to report him... I don't see how what he is doing affects you in any way. That's being a bit of a rude friend if you ask me.


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Mr Murphy

Junior Member

06-25-2013

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Originally Posted by Drayerkim View Post
I don't get why you'd want to report him... I don't see how what he is doing affects you in any way. That's being a bit of a rude friend if you ask me.
I say friend loosely, being that he is just someone on my friends list who happens to be in the same country as me. I don't see how you can justify going about like he's done nothing wrong either, last I checked, elo boosting was kind of against the rules.

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Originally Posted by meadow View Post
Make a Riot Support Ticket so they can investigate.
Thanks for the answer, I think Riot should add a feature for reports in the client though.


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maximus vincere

Junior Member

06-25-2013

Why report for someone getting to a higher level?

OH NO SOMEONE'S PLAYING ON HIS ACC, SUE HIM.


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meadow

Senior Member

06-25-2013

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Originally Posted by maximus vincere View Post
Why report for someone getting to a higher level?

OH NO SOMEONE'S PLAYING ON HIS ACC, SUE HIM.
Because skill of the account holder is not the same as the booster, plus it might be a scam thereby losing the account and all of its assets... Forever.


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Tutor Lundist

Senior Member

08-14-2013

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Originally Posted by Drayerkim View Post
I don't get why you'd want to report him... I don't see how what he is doing affects you in any way. That's being a bit of a rude friend if you ask me.
No it hurts EVERYONE.

People are in ranked places they don't deserve to be and they are awful.

That is why Gold is a cesspool. So much boosting.


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Fluffyun1corns

Junior Member

11-14-2013

Hey what category is elo boosting under? Account, Billing and Store, Game and Features, Server Issues, or Techincal?


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No CS For You

Senior Member

03-29-2014

I want to know this too!!!!


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