How Many Champions are in League of Legends?

How many champions does League have? League of Legends has more than 40 bruisers, and has many more champions in total!

League of Legends is a popular game – before the match starts, you have to select which champion you will be using and take it from us; there are many champions for you to choose from. They range from heroic warriors to swift assassins, and everything in between the two. If you choose, you can fight as a shape-shifting dragon or a tree …yes, it’s that cool.

How many champions are in League of Legends? Right now, there are a total of 152 champions, with the latest one being SeraphineWhen League of Legends was first released back in 2009, there were 40 champions, and from there, new champions have continuously been added.

Not only are there a lot of champions to choose from, but you also have a variety of heroes. With two teams consisting of 5 different champions, you’re looking at 3.7 X 1021 of possible team versus team matchups. Plus, you also have to consider that a lot of the champions can be played in multiple roles and positions. 

How Many Champions are in LoL of Each Class? 

Each one of the champions has their own unique feel. Champions in LoL are placed in one of these five categories:

  1. Brawlers
  2. Assassins
  3. Tanks
  4. Marksmen
  5. Mages

Within each class, there’s a lot of variety.

In this post, we’re going to categorize the champions based on their commonly played positions. 

Number of Champions that are Fighters/Brawlers

How many champions does League have? League of Legends has more than 40 bruisers, and has many more champions in total!

In LoL, there are 35 fighters and brawlers. These champions can take a great deal of damage without dying and can dish out their fair share of damage. With these champions, we recommend building both defensive and damage dealing items. 

Here’s a list of Champions that are fighters and brawlers (in alphabetical order):

1. Aatrox

2. Camille

3. Darius

4. Ekko

5. Fiora

6. Gangplank

7. Gnar

8. Hecarim

9. Illaoi

10. Irelia

11. Jarvan IV

12. Jax

13. Jayce

14. Kled

15. Lee Sin

16. Nasus

17. Olaf

18. Pantheon

19. Rek’ Sai

20. Renekton

21. Riven

22. Sett

23. Shyvana

24. Trundle

25. Tryndamere

26. Udyr

27. Urgot

28. Vi

29. Volibear

30. Warwick

31. Wukong

32. Xin Zhao

33. Yasuo

34. Yone

35. Yorick

Number of Champions that are Assassins

Here's an official number of the League of Legends champion count.

Personally, we love playing as an assassin, because they can deal a nice amount of damage in no time at all. When you play a champion and know how to use the combos, taking out another player isn’t hard. Right now, there are a total of 21 assassins in League of Legends. 

List of Assassins:

Here’s a list of champions that are Assassins:

  1. Akali
  2. Diana
  3. Elise
  4. Evelynn
  5. Fizz
  6. Kassadin
  7. Katarina
  8. Kayn
  9. Kha’Zix
  10. LeBlanc
  11. Master Yi
  12. Nidalee
  13. Nocturne
  14. Pyke
  15. Qiyana
  16. Quinn
  17. Rengar
  18. Shaco
  19. Talon
  20. Zed

Number of Mage Champions

League of Legends has a lot of champions which means that you have plenty of options to choose from...

In League of Legends, you have support/controller mages and damage-dealing mages, the one you choose is entirely up to you. In this post, we’re putting both the support mages and damage-dealing mages in a single category. There are a total of 44 mages for you to choose from.

Here’s a list of mages in LoL:

  1. Ahri
  2. Anivia
  3. Annie
  4. Aurelion Sol
  5. Azir
  6. Bard
  7. Brand
  8. Cassiopeia
  9. Fiddlesticks
  10. Heimerdinger
  11. Ivern
  12. Janna
  13. Karma
  14. Karthus
  15. Kennen
  16. Lissandra
  17. Lulu
  18. Lux
  19. Lillia
  20. Malzahar
  21. Mordekaiser
  22. Morgana
  23. Nami
  24. Neeko
  25. Orianna
  26. Rumble
  27. Ryze
  28. Sona
  29. Soraka
  30. Swain
  31. Sylas
  32. Syndra
  33. Taliyah
  34. Twisted Fate
  35. Veigar
  36. Vel’Koz
  37. Viktor
  38. Vladimir
  39. Xerath
  40. Yuumi
  41. Ziggs
  42. Zilean
  43. Zoe
  44. Zyra

Number of Tank Champions

Here's an official total number of tanks in League of Legends.

If you’re the type who likes to tank, you’ll have 27 champions to choose from. Along with being able to take on a lot of damage, tanks in LoL have some good damage-dealing abilities, making them a great class to choose. 

Tanks in League of Legends:

  1. Alistar
  2. Amumu
  3. Blitzcrank
  4. Braum
  5. Cho’Gath
  6. Mundo
  7. Galio
  8. Garen
  9. Gragas
  10. Leona
  11. Malphite
  12. Maokai
  13. Nautilus
  14. Nunu & Willump
  15. Ornn
  16. Poppy
  17. Rakan
  18. Rammus
  19. Sejuani
  20. Shen
  21. Singed
  22. Sion
  23. Skarner
  24. Tahm Kench
  25. Taric
  26. Thresh
  27. Zac

Number of Marksmen in League of Legends

League of Legends has 24 ADCs/Marksmen at the moment. Riot will probably roll out new ADC at the end of this year

Marksmen are capable of quickly dealing damage from a distance. So, if you’re the type of player who doesn’t like to get up close and personal with the enemy team, this would be a good class for you. There are a total of 24 Marksmen. 

List of Marksmen:

1. Aphelios

2. Ashe

3. Caitlyn

4. Corki

5. Draven

6. Ezreal

7. Graves

8. Jhin

9. Jinx

10. Kai’Sa

11. Kalista

12. Kayle

13. Kindred

14. Kog’Maw

15. Lucian

16. Miss Fortune

17. Senna

18. Sivir

19. Teemo

20. Tristana

21. Twitch

22. Varus

23. Vayne

24. Xayah

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As you can see, you have a lot of champions you can choose from – we listed each champion in alphabetical order. 

What about you – what is your favorite class to play? 

Written by Spezzy

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