When the League of Legends serves go down for maintenance it's important to know how to check the server status. Here are two ways to check if the League of Legends serves are down.
One way to check the server status is to open the client, and to look at the top left hand corner. This method will give you important information regarding the server, but sometimes logging into the client just isn't an option or you will want more details regarding the games status.
League of Legends Maintenance: How to Check if the Servers are Down
If the client is unavailable, the second way check service status is to visit the Riot Status page which will give you a more detailed look at the server's status, as well as the status on the games store and general website. This page is updated manually, so in the midst large outage it will be hard to update regularly so it might not always be up to date.
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