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Malzahar Build Guide by AkaFrost
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Threats & Synergies
Kat would be level 1 you should have no problems with her just poke her with Malefic Visions at Laning phase and farm up and when you are level 6 burst her down with W,E,R=dead Kat.If kat trys to burst you down with her ult place null zone on her and ult her so your ult cancels her ult.
Yasuo is tricky in the laning phase stay behind your minions and don't go to close to him until you reach 6 Just hit Q or E on him so you can weaken him. Don't fight him when he has tornado on him back off until it goes away then poke him. again.When your 6 and your ult is up yasuo is force to play safe and its your turn to push him.
Annie is another easy match up just out poke or trade her you will out damage her more also don't get to close when she has 6 and stun ready. To kill annie she is like yasuo she has a opening to poke when she has no stun poke with q or e then back off and do it again. When you hit 6 W-E-R dead annie.
Ahri in laning phase is predictable she wants to poke you bad so just stay back and farm with E try to get E to land on her and stay behind minions don't let her hit you with charm or your going to feel pain, Her orb is her best poke against you so try not to get hit by it while laning. Post 6 To kill her wait for her to use her charm or orb then rush her and combo her.
Akali is just like kat. Laning phase poke with e on her as often as you can. When she uses her w just place your w on hers forcing her to get out of it or take damage.Post 6 just combo her to death W-E-R also your e can still bounce to her while stealth.
Zed in laning phase wants to poke you just like ahri. When he uses shadows back off and dodge his q skill shots then charge and e him then back off and do it again.Post 6 is your edge against Zed. When you have a ult and he has a ult you may wait for zed to use the ult on you. If zed ults you place a null zone on the floor quickly and call of the void where you are and ult him back you will basically lower his ult damage while dealing damage to him with your combo. If you want to rush and kill Zed like above wait for his shadows to go away or if he uses a skill then charge him while its on cooldown then combo burst him down.
Brand,just dodge his w and poke with e.Post 6 your stronger silence him with q and poke with your combo. He can stun you so stay behind minions or use voidling as a meatshield.
Azir laning phase Just poke him with e when his guards are gone then back off and do it again. Post 6 wait for his guards to go away then combo him to death.
Cass is annoying laning phase just try not to get hit by poison and just poke with q and e.Post 6 just poke her down with q or e then use combo to kill remember her ult can cancel yours if used at the right time but you should destory her in laning phase.
diana wait for her to use her Q and dodge then strike back with E.Post 6 hit her once with q or e then do your full combo. Remember she does alot of damage because of q so dont let those damage stack and her ult is a rush just like ahri,but with less cooldown so be careful.She can ult out for a kill or a escape.
Her passive makes it tough to kill her and laning with her is a pain just farm with e and q.Post 6 roam other lanes or just farm can't do much to her until team fights. And she can stop your ult with her q if timed correctly.
Cho in laning phase just farm and poke him down can't really kill until 6 dodge his skill shots. Post 6 hes going for rod like you kill him fast as possible and shut him down by pokes he has to either save his ult for you or farm to get bigger. If he farms with ult go in and poke him and deny him cs then full combo him. If hes saving it you have the better poking power to kill him but be careful and land silence on him first.He has two skills that can stop your ult if timed correctly. Just land silence and your good.
Ekko only has 1 poke skill. Just poke him after he pokes just like ahri. Post 6 just poke him with e back off for 4 seconds then full combo him. He can stop your ult with his w if timed right.
Fizz laning phase don't get to close to him and wait until he uses a skill and poke with e or farm. Post 6 you have a chance to kill him if you land q and silence him then go for the kill. His ult can stop your ult if timed correctly.
galio is just tanky poke him and punish him.
Heimer is annoying laning phase if he sets up just try and let your e bounce to the turrents and farm up to 6. Post 6 kill his turrents and push hard on him. try to combo him down.
Kart laning phase is just him farming or poking you just poke with e or farm with e. Post 6 should be a breeze for you full combo him.
Kass your rival in laning phase just farm to 6 and try to poke if he pokes.Post 6 you are stronger thanks to silence so land it and poke with e until hes 80% health then full combo him. He can stop your ult with his q or e if timed correctly.
Malzahar he uses Ability power/attack depend on ap or ad for his source of damage.For this guide I'll be talking about Ap. He's a champion that requires you to play smart and position well, but he is also rewarding if played correctly. He can burst down squishy with his massive damage and he's one of the best 1 vs 1 champions in the game and can turn the game around with his 3 second silence which is insane which makes him unique compared to other champions.
-Has the power to solo dragon
-Able to steal dragon and baron with Q
-He can 1 vs 1 super well
-Has a 3 second silence Q OP also its range is nice for dragon and baron steals.
-Null zone W that hurts tanks and with Rylai nice tool to close the Gap or escape.
-Malefic Visions spreads and Works with DFT also can become a permaslow with Max cdr
-Great CC after rylai
-Can turn around team fights by hitting the right person with q
-great at helping killing baron and dragon thanks to voidlings and Null Zone
-Good tower defender
-Works well with Liandry and Rylai. Making every skill better with the ability of perma-Slow and Percent Damage.
-Nether Grasp can start a fight or grab anyone out of postion
-Really good damage early game - Late game
-Not so great at 1 vs 2
-Quick silver sash works on your e and ult
-Q is a skill shot so it can miss
-Null zone is easy to walk out of without Rylai
-A siting duck while using Ult screaming please attack me
Next we max out Q for it's instant damage and OP 3 second silence which is One of the longest silence in the game.
Max out R ult because it's ult
Lastly W the last thing we put skill points to for late game Health Percent damage. Mainly for tanks
Starting with Q-call of the void use it three times at spawn so you can charge up for a voidling at the beginning of the game with a nice pet that does good damage and it can be used to gain poke and Duel at level 1.
If the enemy buys a Quick Silver Sash just ult someone else or just remember they spend gold on you. Remember ult still does damage if their in range even with qss.
Voidlings can be used to Proc Liandry and Rylai,also they can be used as a Gap closer.
Null Zone with Rylai is your escape skill thanks to it's 0 cast time which means they step on it and take a good chunk or they back off which is fine either way.
Use Call of the void to silence or for safe range damage on enemy champs use it mainly on mid or support since they have the biggest impact on team fights.
Malefic Vision Can spread which is neat and can land you some free kills
Voidlings can be meatshields to defend against certain skills.