Sylas Guide

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
.
Synergizes well with
Everfrost
,
Cosmic Drive
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
,
Demonic Embrace
,
Banshee's Veil
, and
Rabadon's Deathcap
. Can opt for
Luden's Companion
or
Crown of the Shattered Queen
when needed.
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.