- Not to be confused with the signal measured by latency.
Pings are player-relayed alerts that provide gameplay information to the entire team. These can be used to communicate with your team faster than taking the time to type and breaking your flow of gameplay. Many of these pings are transcribed in team chat.
Map pings are visual alerts placed on the map that inform the team of tactical information, each making a unique stereophonic sound. Pinging a selectable champion, monster, or structure will relay information depending on the ping.
"ping hotkey" and press
- Alert ping
|Allied Structure||Defend (w/ Plating amount or % Health)|
- Caution ping
Smart pings is a radial menu of specialized alerts, except for the "Area is warded" ping that requires a hotkey.
"ping hotkey" and hold
primary click. Drag the mouse to the desired section and release the click.
When you buy an item that has an active effect that benefits at least one other player, a purchase notification will be transcribed in team chat.
Various UI elements can be relayed to the team chat to display different information depending on team affinity.
Statistics of non-champions cannot be pinged.
alt and press
primary click (excluding scoreboard elements, which can just be clicked)
|Health bar (Self)||% amount of health|
|Mana bar (Self)||% amount of mana|
|Player Portrait||Respawn timer|
|Monster Icon||Respawn timer|
|Vision Score||Vision Score|