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League of Legends Build Guide Author pauloxisto

The Fate brought them together again. Wanna Play?

pauloxisto Last updated on November 16, 2011
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Ability Sequence

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Ability Key Q
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Ability Key W
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Ability Key E
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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

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3/
Sunder
Archmage
 
 
 
 
 
 
1/
Executioner
 
 

Offense: 21

 
 
 
 
 
4/
Durability
Vigor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Honor Guard
Mercenary
 
 
 
 
 
 
Juggernaut
 
 

Defense: 8

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Strength of Spirit
Intelligence
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mastermind
 

Utility: 0


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Wanna Play? ;D

Hello everyone and welcome to my game. The rules are simple, bet, play and lose.

Place your bets, who will win? The Far West Outlaw Graves or the Magnificent Twisted Fate?

Let us see what are their cards and their strategies.

PS: Graves' Natural Stats aren't showing up yet so, if you see something different, just wait.


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Pros / Cons

Pros/Cons

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Pros


+ Ranged DPS/AD
+ Very Resistant in battles
+ Ambushes with Smoke Screen.
+ Tanker DPS?(Well, Armor and MR with True Grit and Atmog isn't good?)
+ Great Team Work
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Cons


- A little squishy
- Need items to be VERY useful
- Cooldown Dependant
- Preferred to be killed first(OMG, I'LL KILL THE NEW GRAVES ROFL)


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Unique Skills

True Grit: Graves gains bonus armor and magic resistance every second he remains in combat.
Yes, Graves gets up to 40 armor/MR in battle! (At Lv18) This passive can make these "desperate race" be easy... All right, who did not want an escape with extra defense?


Buckshot: Graves fires three bullets in a cone, dealing physical damage to all enemies in their path.
It's a mini Bullet Time, great damage. I don't have much to say about this skill. is good, that's all '-'

Smokescreen: Graves fires a smoke canister at the target area, dealing magic damage upon landing and creating a cloud of smoke.
This is a like-a-boss skill. You can make EVERYTHING with this (Ambushes, Anti-ambushes, Escapes, Anti-escapes, Attacks, Counterattacks!)

Quickdraw: Graves dashes forward, gaining an attack speed boost.
This skill is good for annoying runners, now you can catch them :D.

Collateral Damage: Great Ult, gives a lot of damage and... GIVES A LOT OF AOE DAMAGE LOLOL.
Now the real explanation: Graves fires an explosive shell in a straight line, dealing heavy physical damage to the first target it hits. After hitting a champion or reaching the end of its range, the shell explodes dealing physical damage in a cone behind the target. :B


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Summoner Spells

Summoner Spells




Recommended Summoner Spells:

Exhaust: If you see my another builds, you can see that I ALWAYS use this SS...I say what? It is good '-'

Flash: Combine this with a Smoke Screen + Quickdraw combo. Best thing to run/catch ever. :B (Ok Ok, I lie, the best thing to catch is Ace in the Hole).

Not So Recommended Summoner Spells:

Ghost: You can use it instead Flash, but I don't recommend because you'll not make the combo with it '-'.

Ignite: You can use it, but it is at your own risk.

I'll not say the another options... You know e.e


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Runes

Runes


Runes

Greater Mark of Lethality
9

Greater Seal of Armor
9

Greater Glyph of Cooldown Reduction
9

Greater Quintessence of Lethality
3


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Masteries

Masteries


Masteries
1/5
3/5
4/1
4/1
1/1
3/5
1/5
3/1
1/
1/5
3/1
4/1



This Mastery Page is 21/9/0. Normally this MP is used for Offtank and Neutral Champions ( Jax, Irelia, and maybe Riven).
  • Resistance and Hardiness : Both are used to increase the effect of True Grit in game.
  • These 21 points are placed on the offensive page, focusing on critical and armor penetration.


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Items

Items

Not-so-important Tips:

Ionian Boots of Lucidity:
As I said earlier, Graves needs cooldown reduction to annihilate everyone. These boots can handle the job.

Frozen Mallet:
Ok. When you finish this item you can sell Doran's Blade and say: HASTA LA VISTA, BABY. Slows the enemy and gives to you exrta life! Awesome :B

Youmuu's Ghostblade:
Armor Penetration, Cooldown Reduction, Damage and Crit? LOL! (and the UINIQUE:Active, that you can activate after using Quickdraw).

ATMOG:
The Perfect Combination! Health, 2% Health as Extra Damage, more Armor and Critical chance. This Combination is normally used for tankers/offtankers. But Graves likes to survive in a battle( True Grit says it all.), then there is nothing better than ATMOG combination.

Phantom Dancer:
The Final Judgment. These daggers give to Graves extra Atk Spped and Critical Chance? LOL, Can I ask for more?


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That's all.

In the futureI will build of twisted fate to fight against this, but for now, I hope you like it. I tried to summarize for everyone to understand, and also tried to make it more explanatory as possible. Enjoy it and.. GG :D