This is pretty much an urban myth

Bad matchmaking league of legends

Our perspective on the queues is that ranked should continue to be where you put on your tryhard pants.

We talked about this when we

Using demotion protection and promo helper, you can get a few extra lives in rare cases of not getting your preferred position for a few games or just being in a slump. In contrast, unranked queues should be a place to play and experiment in a less intense competitive setting. Beyond this, we want to provide an outlet for experimentation and lower stakes through unranked modes.

From there the game

We talked about this when we first released the Leagues system holy crap, five years ago now. From there, the game is played. Ranked tiers also provide contextual progression and status. This is pretty much an urban myth. We also want to try and give you ways to express mastery across different positions.

The longer you wait, the more important this priority is. You can find him in Silver, trying to make Ziggs support happen. League of Legends is a team game and teams win or lose games together. Being wrecked is much more visceral than the joy of dominating your opponent, and the really bad moments can unfortunately be more memorable than the great ones. Ranked anxiety is real, and we know there can be a lot of pressure, so having meaningful progression that feels good should hopefully break down a few of those barriers.