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Kassadin
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Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Zoe
42.3%
Fizz
44.3%
Galio
44.9%
Diana
45.2%
Irelia
45.3%
Zed
45.6%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Corrupting Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 53.05% Win Rate (5497 Games)

Catalyst of Aeons
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Boots of Speed
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Blasting Wand
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Rod of Ages
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Tear of the Goddess
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Lost Chapter
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Archangel's Staff

Core Final Build: 55.48% Win Rate (1531 Games)

Rod of Ages
Sorcerer's Shoes
Archangel's Staff
Lich Bane
Zhonya's Hourglass
Rabadon's Deathcap

Runes: 51.31% Win Rate (5599 Games)

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Skill Order

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W

Damage Breakdown

89% AP

Win Rate
52.5%
(+1.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
6.9%
(-0.0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
20.4%
(-3.1%)
vs last patch

Playing against Kassadin

Key Insights
Q
can interrupt channeled abilities like Karthus’ Requiem or Katarina’s Death Lotus.
Kassadin is weak vs AD characters as his shield and passive only reduce magic damage.
Long range mages generally do well against him in lane as
E
and
Q
are medium range abilities.
Power Spike
Lvl 6 is a big spike as he unlocks his mobility spell. At lvl 16, he can
R
every 2 seconds!
Finishing
Rod of Ages
allows him to scale out of his weak early game power trough.
Watch out for
Zhonya's Hourglass
completion, as it's a big boost in his team fight power.
Vulnerable
VERY vulnerable from lvls 1-5. He is extremely easy to gank and kill, so focus this lane or call for your jungler if you're against him.
Kassadin can’t
R
forever, every cast doubles in mana cost: After 4, his next cast costs 800 mana!
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