How to Dance in League of Legends: A Quick Guide

Published: April 26, 2022 Updated: June 23, 2022
Lux Champion Dancing in League of Legends

League of Legends is a competitive online game that can be enjoyed by people of all ages. One of the most popular features of the game is its dance emotes. These emotes allow players to express themselves in a fun and unique way. In this how-to guide, we will teach you how to dance in League of Legends to amuse your friends and taunt the enemy team!

What do League of Legends Champions Do when They Dance?

When you dance in League of Legends, it means that you are confident in your abilities and that you think you can win the match. It is also a way to have fun and show your personality. What each champion does when they dance is tied to what champion and what skin for that champion you have selected.

Special skins, such as Dark Cosmic Lux featured below, will begin cool animations, such as slashing through planets or dancing to a boom box that just appeared. If you want to find some awesome dance moves on your favorite champion skin, check out our best Lux skins guide.

How to Dance in League of Legends using Keyboard Commands

There are two ways to dance in League of Legends. The first is to use the /dance emote. This emote can be used at any time and will cause your character to perform a short dance or other animation. The second way to dance is to use the /d command (which is just a short-hand for /dance). This

Binding the Dance Emote to a Mouse Button or Keypress for Rapid-Fire Dance Moves

If you want to spam your dance moves as a taunt, you'll need to bind your dance emote in League of Legends to a specific key or mouse press. By default, your dance move is bound to "Ctrl + 3". If you want to move that to another keybind, open up your menu either in-game or from the launcher and go to "Hotkeys."

From "Hotkeys," scroll down to "Communication." Under "Communication," you will see "Dance." Clicking in either the center or right columns will allow you to set one or two key or mouse bindings for your dance moves in League of Legends.

Wrapping Up Our Brief Guide on How to Dance in LoL

That's it. There are two ways you can dance in League of Legends. You can either directly issue the command via the chat with "/d" or "/dance." Or, alternatively, you can bind it to a keypress or mouse button press.

Either of these ways works just as well. Although, if you want to spam the key in sight of any enemy, it's better to bind to an easy to press key just in case you need to retreat or engage quickly. We hope this guide helped and that you have fun dancing in your future games! As always, feel free to drop any questions you might have in the comments below. Good luck, Summoners!

*Note: You can check out some of our other how-to guides for League of Legends by clicking here.

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