Caitlyn Build Guide by Faokiam
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Caitlyn is a very good damage dealer.Her capasity of harass (and sexual harassment, look at her legs) is one of the most powerful.
Caitlyn have a excelent range 650.And have three skills base on physical damage stats.This champions is good with calm and temper summoner.She can take solo mid,solo top and bot position.The "hit & run" is the base of her stratagy.(The built is under thinking and building so it hasn't 5000 character, and this is my first guide)
One of the reasons Piltover is known as the City of Progress is because it has an extraordinarily low crime rate. This hasn't always been the case; brigands and thieves of all sorts used to find the city-state an ideal mark for plunder, primarily due to the valuable resources it imports to fuel its techmaturgical research. Some even theorize that it would have fallen long ago to the chaos of organized crime if not for Caitlyn, the Sheriff of Piltover. Born the daughter of a wealthy statesman and a pioneering hextech researcher, Caitlyn discovered her natural gift for investigation when, at age 14, her father was assaulted and robbed on his way home. She snuck out of her house that night with her father's rifle and tracked down the muggers from the crime scene. At first, her parents did their best to discourage her from such risky hobbies, but she was incorrigible. Wishing to protect her daughter in the only way she knew how, Caitlyn's mother began outfitting her with techmaturgical devices tailored to her sleuthing needs.
Caitlyn quickly gained notoriety, both because she was single handedly defeating crime in Piltover and also because she soon developed into a ravishing beauty. She never backed down from a case or a challenge, and she was one of the sharpest shots in the city-state. Her services were soon requested by Demacia to help track down a mysterious outlaw who had begun committing high-profile heists. The bandit, who always left a card with an ornate 'C' at the scene of the crime, became Caitlyn's arch-nemesis. To this day, Caitlyn still searches for this cat burglar, and the chase has led her all across Valoran. She has joined the League to hone her skills and gain the influence necessary to track down the only quarry that has managed to evade her.
''Go ahead, run. I'll give you a five minute head start.''
- Caitlyn, from her book 'Willing Apprehension'.
Damage 47 (+3 / per level)
Health 390 (+80 / per level)
Mana 255 (+35 / per level)
Move Speed 300
Armor 13 (+3.5 / per level)
Spell Block 30 (+0 / per level)
Health Regen 0.95 (+0.11 / per level)
Mana Regen 1.3 (+0.11 / per level)
Why this runes?
[*] Armor penetration(no don't make a joke with that) is needed for an AD character.
[*] The Attack Speed runes is here to make easier harass,last kill,and fight.
[*] The cooldown reduction is just a choice to spam the ulti of Cait.
[*] Quints of Attack Speed because in this built you will take just one Attack Speed Item.
Classic 21/09/00:21attack because this built is Attack Damage built and 09Defense for more survavibiity and to stay in the lane,Why not 09 in utility?Because if you play smart,clever and not spam her q or a,you don't need mana improves.
[*] Flash:Best escape ever!
[*] Exhaust:When Team Fight or 1vs1,this spell allow you to escape,slow a foe,reduce AD of another Carry.
[*] Focus:Simply improves the Attack Speed and it's a classic of Carry.
[*] Ignite:I burn you...Your dead.~Aaarrgghh she is so hot~
[*] Ghost:To chase foe or to gank or to escape faster.
[color=#ff0000]Skill Sequence [/color]
[*] Piltover Peacemaker - Caitlyn revs up her rifle for 1 second to unleash a penetrating shot that deals physical damage (deals less damage to subsequent targets).
Caitlyn revs her rifle for 1 second to fire a penetrating shot that deals 20/60/100/140/180 (+) physical damage. However, it deals 15% less to subsequent targets, down to a minimum of 40%.
[*] Yordle Snap Trap - Caitlyn sets a trap to find sneaky yordles. When sprung, the trap immobilizes the champion, reveals them for a short duration, and deals magic damage over 1.5 seconds.
Caitlyn sets up to three traps to find sneaky yordles, which trigger on champions. When sprung, the trap immobilizes the target, reveals them for a short duration, and deals 80/130/180/230/280 (+0.6) magic damage over 1.5 seconds.
Traps last for 4 minutes.
[*] 90 Caliber Net - Caitlyn fires a heavy net to slow her target. The recoil knocks Caitlyn back.
Caitlyn fires a net to slow her target by 50% for 1/1.25/1.5/1.75/2 second(s). This deals 80/130/180/230/280 (+0.8) magic damage and knocks Caitlyn back.
[*] Ace in the Hole - Caitlyn takes time to line up the perfect shot, dealing massive damage to a single target at a huge range. Enemy champions can intercept the bullet for their ally.
Caitlyn takes time to line up the perfect shot, dealing 250/475/700 (+ ) physical damage at 1900/2050/2200 range.
Enemy champions can intercept the bullet for their ally.
[*] Headshot - Every few basic attacks, Caitlyn will fire a headshot dealing 150% damage to a champion or 250% damage to a minion.
[*] Early game
Take the doran blade allow you to have +25% of your life in level 1.Farm and take boots,take the boots of your envy but i like gank so i take some mobility.Why take Atma?Because it gives Critical chance,armor,and damage by his unique passive.
[*] Mid game
Normaly,you are between level 11 and 13.And you need to deal more damage.Take the Maw.iT gives damage, magic resist, anti-Karthus Shield,and his passive can make the difference in fight.After buy THE BLACK CLEAVER:AD,AS,ARMOR PENETRATION,with it you can kill easily a tank who don't have Thornmail.
[*] Late game
And now if you think you have enough AD,your wrong take the Infinity Edge.Combo with Atma,they makes you deal crit more than one hit for three.The Final item,sell your dorans blade if it wasn't done and take the FROZEN MALLET:Ash-like perma slow,Hp,so with Atma Ad,And a small bonus of AD.
And now make the make the foe mad with over 1 thousand of damage in one attack, so in 5 seconds (lol times mesure) you will give OVER 9000:(311+n*pv0).025[attack base]*2.50[critical hit]*1.50[passive].when your life si full and these conditions are gather you deal 1166.25 damage in one shoot without armor penetration and the armor of the target.