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League of Legends free champion rotation for January 16-23

League free champion rotation

Another week has landed, meaning those of you with a little less IP to burn on League of Legends get another selection of free champions to try out. As always, that means there are mages, elemental badasses, vengeful ghosts and lizard wizards are available for your perusal. Below you’ll find them, plus their usual cost in the store.

As for who you should be playing, check our choices for the best League of Legends champions for beginners.

Free Champions – Marksmen

Into dealing damage? These folks are for you.

Ezreal- normally 4800 IP / 880 RP

Ezreal balance changes

Lucian – normally6300 IP / 975 RP

Lucian changes

Free Champions – Mages

Become the wizard you always knew you were inside and nuke enemies with powerful spells.

Karma – normally 3150 IP / 790 RP

Karma balance changes

Viktor – normally 4800 IP / 880 RP

Viktor Balance Changes

Free Champions – Assassins

Taking out targets extraordinarily quickly is the name of the game, but don’t get locked into extended combat.

Akali – normally 3150 IP / 790 RP

Akali balance changes

Evelynn – normally 1350 IP / 585 RP

Evelynn balance changes

Free Champions – Tanks

Protect your team mates with your very body and absorb an extraordinary amount of punishment.

Leona – normally 4800 IP / 880 RP

Singed – normally 450 IP / 260 RP

Singed balance changes

Free Champions – Fighters

A middle choice between tanks and assassins, each fighter has unique abilities that make them deadly.

Jax – normally 1350 IP /583 RP

Jax changes

Skarner – normally 4800 IP / 880 RP


That’s your choices for this week – but there’ll be another new selection come January 23. Who are you hoping to grab free then?