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Kat the ACE***in
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AP Kat is the only viable Kat there is. I do NOT want to make this Guide very long with double spacing or anything fancy. This guide has all the essential without all the pretty stuff in it. Although criticism is welcome please don't ask for pictures of the item or anything like that thank you.
-Passive reset on her abilities
-Spamable spells/no mana
-Her shunpo's utility let you get out of ganks chase and maximize damage due to her resets
-Great Bot ganker(usually a double kill)
-She is just Damage no CC
-Focused if not carefull
-HAS TO PICK UP A KILL/ASSIST FOR RESET
If ganking bot with low HP
Sorcerer boots are there because of the Magic Pen. AP mids need this item early/mid game for the added harass.
Zhonia's hourglass is there because of the utility/AP of the item. The fact that you get focused alot in team fights and because you have to shunpo in to use your ultimate comes with the chance that they will focus you because they are right next to you which leads to you dieing. Having this item helps because it not only gives you invincibility but gives you the time for your teammates to kill your enemies because they are trying to click on Kat when your in Zhonias and gives some time to you.
Rabadons Deathcap is essential because of all the AP you NEED.
Gaurdians Angel needs to be in this build because you get survivability from this item aswell as a second chance to live. This plus Zhonias gives you enough time for your shunpo to reset and to Ward Jump out in order to survive.
Liandrys torment this item makes this build great because its and mid to late game item. The passive on this item is what makes this item. This item is 5th because usually the enemy team has stacked alot of HP which this item eats up.
Void Staff (Penetration Stick)is last because by this time because the enemy team has stacked MR because you are getting so many kills they have to counter you.
The build order can be change from the boots/hat/HG and also can be changed in the Liandrys/Void Because they come with countering the enemy teams build if they stack hp against you then definitely get Liandrys 5th. If they stack MR then get Void staff. The boots situation comes with a bit of experience. I usually end up getting rabadons then Boots then HG but sometimes I got HG then boots and then the Hat. Its all depending on your teams situation and if your winning or losing. The HG is a huge game changer and Rabadons can easily snowball you into winning the game.
Mejais soulstealer is an amazing buy for Kat replace it with liandrys and buy it first if you wish to add ALOT more AP. This comes with danger though, because you have this item the enemy team will respond with giving you no mercy but usually land your team a few seconds because they will focus you like no tomorrow.
Deathfire Grasp is a very bad item for kat. Other then the extra 120 AP this item is trash to kat. The % damage from the passive is covered by Liandrys and the extra %20 Cool down reduction is not needed because of Kat passive