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.
I hope you will like my balanced malphite build!
-Epic armor if you know how to play with him!
-He is epic
-If you are well balanced no one can stand against you not even mages !
-Late game your armor will be unnpenetrable.
-Kinda hard to play early game.
-You need a good build.
-I don't know!
Dorans Shield is a good start item for malphite.Armor, health and Health regen.
Ninja Tabi gives enough armor and other stats for some shoes.
Frozen Mallet is the first big item you need! Health is important even for armor tanks.The same for the warmog's armor.
Thronmail gives lots of armor and its passive is very useful sometimes...i think.
Force of Nature gives magic resist (remember its a BALANCED build)and other good stats.
Guardian Angel gives both armor and magic resist.It's an 1-up too!
Armor seals are very useful for malphite. Armor also boosts ground slam's damage.
Damage marks make you deal more damage.
Mana Regen runes regen your mana fast so you can resist on a lane easly.(armor makes your health remain high)
21 points in defense are basic tank masteries.
9 points in utility are useful for a fast farm of exp, gold and a lower death time.
Q-Seismic Shard-a skill with good damage and movement speed steal!
W-Brutal Strikes-Active:increases armor and attack damage
Passive:hits enemies near the attacked target.
E-Ground Slam-Deals little base damage but increases with your armor.
R-ULTIMATE-Some damage and airborne knock.good for entering/fleeing battles.good in combination of other skills.Useful in teamfights .