Tier

Win Rate

46.7%

Pick Rate

6.0%

Matches

778,931

Sylas AP Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Sylas Item Build Order

47.8% Win Rate (17,321 Games)
Hextech Alternator
Boots

Starting

Lich Bane

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Shadowflame

3rd

Lich Bane

4th

Shadowflame

5th

Zhonya's Hourglass

6th

Hextech Alternator
Boots
Lich Bane
Sorcerer's Shoes
Shadowflame
Lich Bane
Shadowflame
Zhonya's Hourglass

Core Sylas Item Build Path

Situational

Rod of Ages
Stormsurge
Rabadon's Deathcap
Spirit Visage
Cosmic Drive
Luden's Companion
Cryptbloom

Summoner Spells

Flash
112,567 Games48%

Sylas Skill Order

0
Petricite Burst

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Chain Lash
Kingslayer
Abscond / Abduct
Hijack

Sylas Guide

Learn Sylas with our Sylas guide. Learn about Sylas's strengths and Sylas's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Sylas, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • When Sylas has
    Sylas
    P
    stacks, he gains 125% bonus attack speed.
  • Sylas
    P
    's attacks can be animation-cancelled by any ability.
  • Sylas
    W
    's heal is increased up to 100% based on Sylas's missing HP, maxed at 40% HP.
  • Ultimates stolen by
    Sylas
    R
    are held for 90 seconds and are one-time uses.
  • Sylas
    R
    cannot be used on the same enemy for 200% of the stolen ultimate's cooldown.
Strengths
  • Excels at skirmishes, especially when
    Sylas
    W
    is maxed.
  • Has outplay potential with
    Sylas
    E
    's dash and re-engage with the second cast.
  • Is stronger versus champions with engaging ultimates since he can also use them with
    Sylas
    R
    .
  • Excels with items that enhance his ability power, survivability, and cooldown reduction.
Weaknesses
  • Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
  • Needs to
    Sylas
    R
    the correct ultimate each time to stay effective. One wrong use can hurt him and his team.
  • Once
    Sylas
    E
    's first cast is used, Sylas has no way out of a fight.

Sylas's Trends for ARAM

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Sylas. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Sylas is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

46.9%

(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

6.0%

(0.0%)
vs last patch