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 excels with items that enhance her attack damage, durability, and split-pushing capabilities.
For AP, she excels with items that boost her magic damage, burst potential, and ability power.
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.