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Irelia Build Guide by Partzzz
Irelia - Blades of Mass Destruction
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I am actually not sure if this exact build is already in a guide, but i've made my build from several builds and comments to them and it works out great for my playing style
I've felt many builds focus too much on tanking or too much on dps so that i felt squishy
However with this build i feel (and see) that i deal great amounts of damage while also being able to take a lot and escape safely.
Irelia is about playing safe(ish) in early game and then moving on to quite aggressive in mid/lategame
I'll add more to this guide if people like it, most of it is quite self explanatory and if your new to irelia i bet you'll check out other guides and get the skill tips from there.
I max W first, because the bonus true damage is amazing, and if your team lacks a jungler then sometimes u can go and do a jungle round (most probably after recurve bow) and then the additional dps is amazing, every hit gives +75 true damage and that is (imo) very OP this early.
Combine that with wits end and u do nearly 150 extra damage with each hit :D
Then i max out E, cause i need that stun/slow to ensure my kills.
Last i max out Q for the chase bonus, but i already feel that with trinity force i am usually fast enough to get them with 1 dash
Meanwhile ofcourse max out your ulti whenever possible
Skill priority : R > W > E > Q
Sheen will instant trigger on your Q skill which is a lovely burst <3
In lane learn to farm with Q and last hit, when your Q deals last hit you gain half the mana back and instant recharge on the skill, with Sheen this will amount to 1hit - Q - 1hit -Q all the way through the minion wave.