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Malzahar
tier-3
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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:
Katarina
46.5%
Ahri
46.9%
Fizz
47.1%
Galio
47.2%
LeBlanc
47.8%
Diana
48.0%
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10.13
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Win Rate
51.4%
(+0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
3.1%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
3.5%
(-0.2%)
vs last patch

Playing against Malzahar

Key Insights
has a very long CD early on (24+ secs), so proc it then trade away!
Stay away from minions affected by
, as the debuff will spread when the minion dies.
If his
or
damage a target affected by
, E's duration refreshes.
counters
and a lot of his play making potential. Build it if you're a priority target!
can be used to block skillshots.
Power Spike
Lvl 6 is his first spike as he can easily all-in an isolated squishy with his
and other spells.
He spikes at 2 items with
+
A situational item spike is once he finishes
. The burn from
+
alongside
passive is very deadly.
Vulnerable
Abuse the long CD on his passive
. Without it, he's got no escapes, and you can easily catch + burst him.
If you've got strong dueling potential, watch for his
CD. Without it, his 1v1 fighting power is pretty limited.
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