Sylas
tier-4
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Q

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Toughest Matchups:
Yorick
33.3%
Jayce
34.1%
Renekton
35.9%
Irelia
37.2%
Gangplank
38.3%
Poppy
38.5%
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Core Build Order

Corrupting Potion
Stealth Ward

Starting

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Boots

1st

Everfrost
Lost Chapter
Kindlegem
Blasting Wand

2nd

Zhonya's Hourglass
Seeker's Armguard
Stopwatch
Fiendish Codex

3rd

Cosmic Drive
Fiendish Codex
Kindlegem
Amplifying Tome

4th

Morellonomicon
Blasting Wand
Oblivion Orb
Ruby Crystal

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Core Build Path

Boots
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Lost Chapter
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Ionian Boots of Lucidity
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Kindlegem
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Blasting Wand
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Everfrost
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Seeker's Armguard
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Stopwatch
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Fiendish Codex
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Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

FlashTeleport

Damage Breakdown

93% AP

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearPerfect Timing
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
adaptive_forceattack_speedscaling_cooldown_reduction
adaptive_forcearmormagic_resist
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Skill Order

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Sylas's Matchups

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Win Rate

49.1%

(-0.8%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

3.9%

(+1.1%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

5.7%

(+2.4%)

vs last patch

Playing against Sylas

Key Insights
When Sylas has
P
stacks, he gains 125% bonus attack speed.
P
's attacks can be animation-cancelled by any ability.
W
's heal is increased up to 100% based on Sylas's missing HP, maxed 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 stolen ultimate's cooldown.
Strengths
Excels at 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
.
Synergizes well with
Liandry's Anguish
,
Demonic Embrace
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
,
Banshee's Veil
,
Cosmic Drive
, and
Rabadon's Deathcap
. Can opt for
Luden's Tempest
,
Everfrost
, or
Riftmaker
when needed.
Weaknesses
Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
Needs to
R
the correct ultimate each time to stay effective. One wrong use can hurt him and his team.
Once
E
's first cast is used, Sylas has no way out of a fight.
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