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The Boots of Speed are a basic item in League of Legends.[1] Every champion, regardless of build, should buy some type of boots. They decrease the time it takes to get around and greatly aid in both chasing and running from enemy champions.

Cost Analysis

  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed is the item from which the movement speed gold value is derived, and as such, it derives a value of 13 gold per point of movement speed.

Builds Into


  • The movement speed bonus of Boots of Speed and anything that it builds into does not stack.
  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed is the only basic item which increases your movement speed.
  • While playing Cassiopeia OriginalSquare Cassiopeia or Nami OriginalSquare Nami, one can bring up Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed in the shop by searching for "Hat".


  • This item can be used as a starter item (along with Health Potion item Health Potions) on every champion, especially those who require high mobility. However, since the item does not give defensive or offensive stats, you must take extra care with enemy champions.
  • Many advanced players take boots as a starting item for midlane to dodge enemy skillshot abilities.

Patch History


  • Boots of Speed item Boots of Speed read "Limit of 1": now players may only purchase one of them.


  • Cost reduced to 325 from 350.


  • Movement speed reduced to 25 from 50.


May 15, 2009 Patch:

  • Cost increased to 350 from 250.


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