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Karthus Build Guide by Zarkeysoon

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League of Legends Build Guide Author Zarkeysoon

Karthus The "Famus" Ulit!....

Zarkeysoon Last updated on December 18, 2011
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Ability Sequence

1
4
5
7
9
Ability Key Q
3
10
13
15
18
Ability Key W
2
8
12
14
17
Ability Key E
6
11
16
Ability Key R





Not Updated For Current Season

The masteries shown here are not yet updated for the current season, the guide author needs to set up the new masteries. As such, they will be different than the masteries you see in-game.



Masteries

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sunder
Archmage
 
 
 
 
 
 
Executioner
 
 

Offense: 9

 
 
 
 
 
Durability
Vigor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Honor Guard
Mercenary
 
 
 
 
 
 
Juggernaut
 
 

Defense: 0

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1/
Mastermind
 

Utility: 21


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Introduction

Karthus is a AP ranged mage that focuses on team fights with his W,E, and his "famus" ultimate!
this build will show you how i like to play Karthus.With this build you will have a high amount of AP and strong health and mana.Hope you like and use this build!


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Pros / Cons

Pros Cons
+Constant harras -Dies quickly if ganked
+High damage output with magic pen. -Weak damage without S.Shoes or VS
+Good in team fights -Gets focused alot
+Awsome voice -Can sometimes have mana prob.
+One of the best Ulties in the game! -You must calculate in order to
sucsed your ult!


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Runes

The runes are very simple:AP Glyps and Quinntesensecs,mana regen Seals and magic pen. Marks.
this setup will alow you to deal high amount of magic damage and regenerate your mana quickly through out the laning phase.With Sorcceres Shoes and Void Staff along with your Marks you will have enough megic pen. to kill even MR tanks esaly!


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Masteries

The setup of masteris is aimed to give you just the right amount of utility you need to be good bouth in lane and in late game.


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Skill Sequence

Maxing your Q is important for all phases of the game.Your W is exlusevly for escaping and team fights.E is for getting mana back,farming and team fights.Im sure you dont need me to tell you how to use your ulti,but sometimes you need to calculate your ulti!


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Summoner Spells

Flash-I recomend this awsome spell for any champ!

Teleport-With this you will never be missed out of mid(always recomended lane)!

Ingate-good spell but i dont think Karthus needs it

Revie-You can pull off awsome tricks with this!