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Sylas Build Guide by Ikare

[12.22b] Sylas Guide JUNGLE & MID |MU and Best Ults to Steal

[12.22b] Sylas Guide JUNGLE & MID |MU and Best Ults to Steal

Updated on November 30, 2022
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Runes: CONQUEROR

1 2 3
Precision
Conqueror
Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand

Resolve
Conditioning
Overgrowth
Bonus:

+8 ability haste
+9 Adaptive (5.4 AD or 9 AP)
+15-140 HP (lvls 1-18)

Spells:

1 2
MID
LoL Summoner Spell: Flash

Flash

LoL Summoner Spell: Teleport

Teleport

Threats & Synergies

Threats Synergies
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Extreme Threats
Ideal Synergies
Synergies
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+ Mobility +
+ Great Snowball +
+ Very Good Skirmish +
+ Excellent Mid Game +

Sylas is a great carry champion for solo Q especially since the durability patch (e***ier laning phase). He's flexible because of the different builds and playstyle which makes him a champion rarely useless in the majority of the games with a good late game. His ultimate Hijack can shutdown some comps ( Hecarim, Malphite)

- Ult Depends of Opponents -
- Weak Laning Phase -
- Hard to Powerfarm (10cs/min) -
- High CD Early Game -

The longer the game is, the more Sylas depends on his ultimate Hijack to have impact in teamfights, which makes him a bad pick against champions with uninteresting ultimates ( Twitch, Vayne, Udyr, Zac) He is not a very good laner, especially against range lane bully such as Zoe, Lucian, Syndra. He cant be blindpick.

Sylas is a good pick against champions with powerful ultimates (see the synergies section above). He does well against immobile mages with little poke. Ideally you want to wait until you see some opposing picks to analyze their ultimates or your match up. Sylas doesn't shine against comps with high peel & disengage or when your team dosent have any frontlane.

Avoid first picking him !

The greatest counter to Sylas Mid are Cassiopeia, Akshan, zoé & Yasuo (some depends of the skill of your opponent). The greatest counter to Sylas Top are Darius, Irelia, Fiora & Garen. If he countered you in the draft, try to abuse his weak lane phase with poke, or constantly push him under tower to create action on the map with roam. Don't forget to build some anti-heal / /









Fleet Footwork is the best rune on Sylas in most games. This rune will never be a bad choice, however in some games Conqueror or Electrocute will be more optimized. This will give you sustain in lane which is really important on Sylas since you dont want to get XP denied because of bad trades/poke. Later, it will help you to take jungle camps and acess to late game. Same as Conqueror, with Fleet Footwork you have access to the Precision tree which is excellent on Sylas. Below is an analysis of the best secondary runes and shards.



Conqueror is the mastery that scales the best on Sylas but only in good situations. Don't take it in a complicated match up ( / ) or against a comp with a lot of range/disenge ( / ). You'll have a hard time stacking, and even harder to keep them! In addition to increasing your damage and gaining some sustain with the Conqueror, you have access to the Precision tree which is excellent on Sylas! Below is an analysis of the best secondary runes and shards.



Electrocute is the cheese rune on Sylas it is high risk/high reward (espically in low elo). You will have a lot more burst in the early game which can be usefull if you think you will get a lot of kills. This set up is good only if you can proc it often, you must play agressive ! Good player will punish the fact that you dont have Fleet Footwork in lane with heavy poke, this is why you dont want to run Electrocute in hard match up. Don't take it against heavy tank comp. Below is an analysis of the best secondary runes and shards.

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My Item Set on Sylas :

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