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Kassadin
tier-2
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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:
Ryze
34.8%
Viktor
42.9%
Twisted Fate
43.0%
Irelia
43.3%
Lissandra
45.9%
LeBlanc
46.0%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Corrupting Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 54.67% Win Rate (1595 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: 54.34% Win Rate (428 Games)

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

Runes: 51.83% Win Rate (1555 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

E

W

Damage Breakdown

89% AP

Win Rate
51.3%
(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
7.3%
(+0.3%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
20.0%
(-0.2%)
vs last patch

Playing against Kassadin

Key Insights
Q
interrupts channeling abilities.
W
resets Kassadin's auto attack.
When used on a champion,
W
restores quintuple the mana.
Subsequent
R
casts within 15 seconds double its mana cost and increase its damage, stacking up to 4 times.
Power Spike
Has a fair amount of power early on, and is one of the best late-game champions in the game.
Naturally counters magic damage-based champions due to
P
and
Q
.
Becomes a very safe champion when he unlocks
R
.
Spikes well at
Rod of Ages
and when
Archangel's Staff
upgrades into
Seraph's Embrace
.
Vulnerable
R
's mana cost can reach up to 800 mana, making it hard to use consistently for chasing and escaping.
Completely immobile from levels 1-5, leaving him vulnerable to ganks. Also struggles against champions who outrange him during this time.
Very reliant on gold and levels.
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