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Sylas
tier-3
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Galio
42.1%
Talon
42.7%
Annie
44.8%
Yasuo
47.3%
Lucian
48.4%
Ryze
48.8%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Corrupting Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 54.36% Win Rate (733 Games)

Corrupting Potion
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Lost Chapter
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Boots of Speed
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Hextech Revolver
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Hextech GLP-800
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Seeker's Armguard
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Fiendish Codex
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Stopwatch
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Zhonya's Hourglass

Core Final Build: 53.12% Win Rate (337 Games)

Hextech GLP-800
Sorcerer's Shoes
Zhonya's Hourglass
Liandry's Torment
Morellonomicon
Rabadon's Deathcap

Runes: 48.98% Win Rate (1564 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

90% AP

Win Rate
48.4%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
8.3%
(+0.8%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
6.6%
(+0.8%)
vs last patch

Playing against Sylas

Key Insights
When Sylas has
P
stacks, he gains 80% bonus attack speed.
P
's attacks can be animation-cancelled by any ability.
W
only heals when used on champions.
W
's heal is increased the lower HP Sylas has, up to 100% increased healing at 40% HP.
Ultimates stolen by
R
are held for 90 seconds and are one-time uses.
R
cannot be used on the same enemy for 200% of the target's R cooldown (minimum 40 second cooldown).
Power Spike
Excels in skirmishes, especially when
W
is maxed.
Has outplay potential with
E
's dash and re-engage with the second cast.
Is stronger versus champions with engaging ultimates since he can also use them with
R
.
Spikes well at an upgraded
Lost Chapter
item, followed by
Zhonya's Hourglass
or
Banshee's Veil
to buy time in fights.
Vulnerable
Once
E
's first cast is used, Sylas has no way out of a fight.
Struggles versus ranged champions, especially ones who can distance themselves from him.
Stealing the "wrong" ultimate in fights can cost his team a fight.
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