How Many Champions Are in League of Legends?

With so many characters to play in League of Legends, some people may wonder how many champions are in League of Legends in 2022? Here’s everything you need to know.

League of Legends is one of the most popular MOBA games that offers a wide range of characters. You can play as a sneaky assassin, a mage, or even a tree. There’s always a character for everyone to play according to their playstyle.

If it’s your first time playing League of Legends:, you’re reading the right article. In this article there is information about all heroes or champions that can be played in 2022. Here is the most updated list of heroes or champions in League of Legends.

How Many Champions Are in League of Legends?

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Currently, there are 160 playable champions in League of Legends. Bel’Veth is the newest addition which was released in Patch 12.11. With that said, let’s take a look at these champions that you can play right now.

  1. Aatrox
  2. Ahri
  3. Akali
  4. Akshan
  5. Alistar
  6. Amumu
  7. Anivia
  8. Annie
  9. Aphelios
  10. Ashe
  11. Aurelion Sol
  12. Azir
  13. Bard
  14. Blitzcrank
  15. Brand
  16. Braum
  17. Caitlyn
  18. Camille
  19. Cassiopeia
  20. Cho’Gath
  21. Corki
  22. Darius
  23. Diana
  24. Dr. Mundo
  25. Draven
  26. Ekko
  27. Elise
  28. Evelynn
  29. Ezreal
  30. Fiddlesticks
  31. Fiora
  32. Fizz
  33. Galio
  34. Gangplank
  35. Garen
  36. Gnar
  37. Gragas
  38. Graves
  39. Gwen
  40. Hecarim
  41. Heimerdinger
  42. Illaoi
  43. Irelia
  44. Ivern
  45. Janna
  46. Jarvan IV
  47. Jax
  48. Jayce
  49. Jhin
  50. Jinx
  51. Kai’Sa
  52. Kalista
  53. Karma
  54. Karthus
  55. Kassadin
  56. Katarina
  57. Kayle
  58. Kayn
  59. Kennen
  60. Kha’Zix
  61. Kindred
  62. Kled
  63. Kog’Maw
  64. LeBlanc
  65. Lee Sin
  66. Leona
  67. Lillia
  68. Lissandra
  69. Lucian
  70. Lulu
  71. Lux
  72. Malphite
  73. Malzahar
  74. Maokai
  75. Master Yi
  76. Miss Fortune
  77. Mordekaiser
  78. Morgana
  79. Nami
  80. Nasus
  81. Nautilus
  82. Neeko
  83. Nidalee
  84. Nocturne
  85. Nunu & Willump
  86. Olaf
  87. Orianna
  88. Ornn
  89. Pantheon
  90. Poppy
  91. Pyke
  92. Qiyana
  93. Quinn
  94. Rakan
  95. Rammus
  96. Rek’Sai
  97. Rell
  98. Renata Glasc
  99. Renekton
  100. Rengar
  101. Riven
  102. Rumble
  103. Ryze
  104. Samira
  105. Sejuani
  106. Senna
  107. Seraphine
  108. Sett
  109. Shaco
  110. Shen
  111. Shyvana
  112. Singed
  113. Sion
  114. Sivir
  115. Skarner
  116. Sona
  117. Soraka
  118. Swain
  119. Sylas
  120. Syndra
  121. Tahm Kench
  122. Taliyah
  123. Talon
  124. Taric
  125. Teemo
  126. Thresh
  127. Tristana
  128. Trundle
  129. Tryndamere
  130. Twisted Fate
  131. Twitch
  132. Udyr
  133. Urgot
  134. Varus
  135. Vayne
  136. Veigar
  137. Vel’Koz
  138. Vex
  139. Vi
  140. Viego
  141. Viktor
  142. Vladimir
  143. Volibear
  144. Warwick
  145. Wukong
  146. Xayah
  147. Xerath
  148. Xin Zhao
  149. Yasuo
  150. Yone
  151. Yorick
  152. Yuumi
  153. Zac
  154. Zed
  155. Zeri
  156. Ziggs
  157. Zilean
  158. Zoe
  159. Zyra
  160. Bel’Veth

List of Playable Heroes or Champions in 2022

Below is a list of League of Legend heroes that you can see based on their roles in the game. There are heroes or champions that can be used depending on the needs of the team. For example, one hero has two roles, it can be a tank or a fighter. For more details, just look at the following list.

How Many Champions Are in League of Legends? Tank

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Tanks in League of Legends have the same role as in other MOBA games, having the ability to withstand enemy attacks. Therefore, the hero or champion for this role usually has more HP than others. To compensate for that, they don’t deal a lot of damage. However, most of their are equipped with crowd control skills that are enables them to create an opening for their team. Here are a number of champions with the Tank role in League of Legends.

  • Alistar
  • Amumu
  • Gragas
  • Leona
  • Malphite
  • Maokai
  • Nautilus
  • Nunu
  • Ornn
  • Rammus
  • Rell
  • Sejuani
  • Sion
  • Zac
  • Braum
  • Galio
  • Poppy
  • Shen
  • Tahm Kench
  • Taric

How Many Champions Are in League of Legends? Support

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Support is one of the most interesting roles to play in League of Legends. Just like tank, they usually don’t deal too much damage, however generally they have healing and crowd control skills. Some of they can also debuff the enemy team to make the teamfight easier for their own team. Here’s the list of support characters in League of Legends.

  • Sona
  • Orianna
  • Senna
  • Seraphine
  • Lulu
  • Lux
  • Morgana
  • Nami
  • Braum
  • Janna 
  • Kayle
  • Leona
  • Alistar
  • Annie
  • Ash
  • Blitzcrank

How Many Champions Are in League of Legends? Mage

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Mage champions are champions that uses magic as their attacks and ability. The average mage champion relies on long-range attacks and generally have great ults that can be used to assist the team. A more complete list below.

  • Ahri
  • Annie
  • Aurelion Sol
  • Brand
  • Diana
  • Ezreal
  • Fizz
  • Gallio
  • Gragas
  • Janna
  • Jhin
  • Katarina
  • Kennen 
  • Lulu
  • Lux 
  • Miss Fortune
  • Morgana
  • Nami
  • Nunu & Willump
  • Orianna
  • Seraphine
  • Singed
  • Sona
  • Teemo
  • Twisted Fate
  • Varus
  • Veigar
  • Ziggs
  • Xayah

Fighter

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Fighters are able to deal a lot of damage with great self sustain. Sometimes, they can also help tank damage when playing in a lane. For the best build, we’d recommend using damage and defensive items.

  • Xin Zhao
  • Yasuo
  • Shyvana
  • Trnydamere
  • Olaf
  • Pantheon
  • Vi
  • Wukong
  • Renekton
  • Riven
  • Kha’Zix
  • Lee Sin
  • Master Yi
  • Nasus
  • Jarvan IV
  • Jax
  • Jayce
  • Kayle
  • Fiora 
  • Garen
  • Graves
  • Iriela
  • Camille
  • Darius
  • Diana
  • Dr. Mundo

Marksman 

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Marksman are considered “glass canon” champions. This means that they are able to deal a great amount of damage easily, but also prone to dying more often due to their low health. This makes them a powerful, yet fragile champion at the same time. Some marksman rely on magic, while some rely on weapon attacks. For more details, just look at the following list.

  • Aphelios
  • Ashe
  • Caitlyn
  • Corki
  • Draven
  • Ezreal
  • Graves
  • Jhin
  • Jinx
  • Kai’Sa
  • Kalista
  • Kayle
  • Kindred
  • Kog’Maw
  • Lucian
  • Miss Fortune
  • Samira
  • Senna
  • Sivir
  • Teemo
  • Tristana
  • Twitch
  • Varus
  • Vayne
  • Xayah
  • Zeri

Assassin 

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Champions with this role are mostly used to play in the forest or jungling. Therefore, they don’t have too much HP, but deals a significant amount of damage. The following is a list of heroes or champions.

  • Yasuo
  • Zed
  • Pantheon
  • Rengar
  • Riven
  • Vayne
  • Katarina
  • Kha’Zix
  • Lee Sin
  • Master Yi
  • Fiora
  • Fizz
  • Irelia
  • Kai’Sa
  • Ahri
  • Akali
  • Akshan
  • Evelynn

Well, that was a complete list of heroes or champions that you can play in League of Legends in 2022. It does take time to get to know and master all these champions. After all, you don’t have to take on all the roles to play. Just choose one role and dominate all the champions.

So, already know what hero or champion to use in League of Legends: Wild Rift?

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