Shyvana Guide

Key Insights
Shyvana deals 20% bonus damage to Dragons and gains 5 bonus Armor and MR for each Dragon her team slays.
Each auto attack reduces
Shyvana
Q
's cooldown by 0.5 seconds.
Shyvana
Q
resets Shyvana's auto attack.
Shyvana
W
's duration increases by 1 second per auto, up to a total duration of 7 seconds.
During
Shyvana
R
,
Shyvana
Q
deals bonus damage and affects all enemies in a cone,
Shyvana
W
has a larger AoE, and
Shyvana
E
deals bonus damage and explodes, leaving an AoE that deals magic damage per second.
Strengths
Excels at skirmishes and killing Dragons.
Has a natural spike in threat every time she enters Dragon Form.
For AD, she synergizes well with
Divine Sunderer
,
Blade of The Ruined King
,
Titanic Hydra
,
Sterak's Gage
,
Dead Man's Plate
, and
Serylda's Grudge
. Can opt for
Stridebreaker
,
Goredrinker
,
Iceborn Gauntlet
, or
Sunfire Aegis
when needed.
For AP, she synergizes well with
Night Harvester
,
Nashor's Tooth
,
Shadowflame
,
Cosmic Drive
, and
Rabadon's Deathcap
. Can opt for
Riftmaker
for extended fights.
Weaknesses
Shyvana usually power-farms in the jungle early on, leaving her team without a jungler for a good portion of the early game.
Significantly harder to play from behind.
Without
Shyvana
R
's dash, Shyvana is prone to being kited.