What does instalock mean?

Instantly choose character

A gaming term that means to quickly lock in your character on the selection screen so that no other player can choose that character; used in games such as League of Legends in which players must choose a champion to play with in the battle arena before the battle starts.


"I try to instalock Kog’Maw whenever I'm playing with a PUG."

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Last Updated: February 8, 2013

Instalock definition

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