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Talon
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Q

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Toughest Matchups:
Ekko
48.0%
Fizz
49.0%
Orianna
49.4%
Ahri
50.3%
Lucian
50.3%
Yasuo
50.4%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Long Sword
Refillable Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 51.55% Win Rate (3300 Games)

Tiamat
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Boots of Speed
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Serrated Dirk
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Duskblade of Draktharr
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Youmuu's Ghostblade

Core Final Build: 55.04% Win Rate (1568 Games)

Boots of Swiftness
Duskblade of Draktharr
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Edge of Night
Mortal Reminder
Ravenous Hydra

Runes: 51.39% Win Rate (4456 Games)

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Skill Order

W

Q

E

Damage Breakdown

94% AD

Win Rate
51.3%
(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
3.7%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
1.9%
(-0.4%)
vs last patch

Playing against Talon

Key Insights
P
's bleed can be quickly proc'd from level 2 and onward.
Q
heals him and refunds 50% of its cooldown if it kills a unit.
Second proc of
W
does more damage. If both instances hit, he can use
Q
to proc
P
for a strong bleed.
E
makes him super hard to catch, so he's usually not worth the time to chase.
Talon loves fighting near terrain, as he can use
E
to engage and/or disengage.
Talon will almost always wait until you've used an ability and then engage from a flank with
E
and full combo you.
Power Spike
At level 2, he has one of the stronger spikes in the game.
W
+
Q
and auto into
P
will deal a serious amount of damage.
Excels at roaming because he can quickly move around the map and get back to lane with
E
.
Has a variety of combos to move in and around fights with
R
. Talon can be extremely nimble, especially as he safely exits and re-enters fights with
E
.
With the Assassin build, Talon spikes well at
Youmuu's Ghostblade
and
Duskblade of Draktharr
. With the Bruiser build, he spikes well at
Duskblade of Draktharr
,
Black Cleaver
, and
Death's Dance
.
Vulnerable
If he misses a part of
W
in lane, he can't proc
P
. You can easily fight him while he waits for his abilities to come off cooldown.
He has a difficult time joining fights when they take place in open areas, where he has to use
R
to engage and can't
E
in and out as easily.
Armor is extremely effective against him, especially when he builds Lethality items.
Needs to be ahead to stay relevant.
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