Swain
P
Q
W
E
R
Toughest Matchups:
Karma
0.00%
Jayce
33.3%
Mordekaiser
33.3%
Corki
36.4%
Morgana
36.4%
Azir
38.9%
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Ranked Solo/Duo
Platinum+
9.12
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Summoner Spells
Starting Items
Core Build Path: 52.86% Win Rate (280 Games)
Core Final Build
Runes: 39.02% Win Rate (41 Games)
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Skill Order
Q
E
W
Damage Breakdown
87% AP
Swain's Matchups
Lane Win Rate
Game Win Rate
Win Rate
51.9%
(0%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
1.01%
(0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.15%
(0%)
vs last patch
Playing against Swain
Key Insights
Swain can't
without at least 1 Soul Fragment
. If he's 0/5 fragments, that's the ideal time to engage.
His
can be body blocked, so you can hide behind minions to not get hit.
Swain can periodically pull any enemy affected by hard CC closer due to his
, and it has a fairly long range (1000).
The detonation of his
is his heaviest hitting ability, avoiding it is vital!
Outside of
, Swain's healing is from
and landing his
. If he is trying to sustain in lane, avoiding his
denies him pretty hard.
Power Spike
Extremely strong champ close quarters, so be careful if you're melee.
At 6 with his
, Swain unlocks his ability to take extended fights or even fight 1 vs 2 thanks to the amount of durability and extra damage his R offers.
At 9 is a huge spike as his
will be maxed, which gets his consistent damage to high level due to how hard Q scales with each point.
is a core item for him.
Vulnerable
He doesn't build much CDR, so his
remains at a high 120 secs CD for most of the game.
Although his close range power is impressive, outside of landing a max range
, he's quite limited in what he can do vs long range champs.