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Playstyle Builds

Pro Builds

  1. Elyoya

    Eclipse

    vs

    Zed
  2. Weiwei

    Goredrinker

    vs

    Bel'Veth
  3. Nxi

    Eclipse

    vs

    Diana
  4. CarioK

    Eclipse

    vs

    Hecarim
  5. Sheo

    Goredrinker

    vs

    Elise

Core Build Order

Mosstomper Seedling
Health Potion

Starting

Umbral Glaive
Long SwordSerrated DirkLong Sword

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Goredrinker
Ironspike WhipCaulfield's WarhammerKindlegem

3rd

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's WarhammerKindlegemLong Sword

4th

Maw of Malmortius
HexdrinkerCaulfield's Warhammer

5th

Ravenous Hydra
TiamatVampiric ScepterCaulfield's Warhammer

6th

Mosstomper Seedling
Health Potion

Starting

Umbral Glaive
Long SwordSerrated DirkLong Sword

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Goredrinker
Ironspike WhipCaulfield's WarhammerKindlegem

3rd

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's WarhammerKindlegemLong Sword

4th

Maw of Malmortius
HexdrinkerCaulfield's Warhammer

5th

Ravenous Hydra
TiamatVampiric ScepterCaulfield's Warhammer

6th

Core Build Path

Serrated Dirk
Long Sword
Long Sword
Umbral Glaive
Boots
Cloth Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Ironspike Whip
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Goredrinker

Summoner Spells

FlashSmite

Starting Items

Health PotionMosstomper Seedling

Damage Breakdown

87% AD

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
New Destiny

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End of the Line

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Smoke Screen

W

W

W

W

W

Quickdraw

E

E

E

E

E

Collateral Damage

R

R

R

Skill Order

Q

E

W

Graves's Matchups

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Graves's Trends

Playing against Graves

Key Insights
Graves's autos can hit multiple enemies and can be blocked by other units.
If
Q
collides with a wall, it returns faster.
E
's bonus armor stacks up to 8 times.
E
resets Graves's auto attack.
If Graves uses
E
while reloading, he can cast other abilities mid-dash.
Strengths
Scales well and has a strong early game. Has the option to play aggressively and invade the enemy jungler.
Has high burst damage with
Q
and
R
.
A well-placed
W
can win teamfights.
Synergizes well with
Immortal Shieldbow
,
Bloodthirster
,
Infinity Edge
,
Lord Dominik's Regards
,
Edge of Night
, and
Ravenous Hydra
. Can opt for
Galeforce
,
Eclipse
, or
Prowler's Claw
when needed.
Weaknesses
Can be kited very easily by mobile champions.
Struggles against magic damage, as
E
only grants Armor.
R
can be underwhelming in most situations past the mid-game, and is more commonly used for mobility over damage then.