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Malzahar Begginers Guide
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Can drop tanks with Null Zone
Voidlings are great damage dealers especially x2
Self Replenishing Mana -- Malefic Visions
No Escape Mechanism
Ult easily Escaped from or stopped. (Stuns, Cleanse, Gangplank Fruit, taunt)
Offense3 into Archmage's Savvy extra ability power no brainer. I put 1 point into Deadliness just because you have to. If you want to get Sorcery and Archaic Knowledge which we do. They give you more cooldown reduction and 15% magic penetration. Ok over to
UtilityI put 1 point into Haste I take Ghost as a summoner spell so it makes sense if you dont like ghost put it somewhere else. 3 points into Perserverance mana regen need that, HP regen thats cool to. Awareness get leveled before them. That could give you an edge. I don't take Greed the gold output is not worth the point. Your visions will feed you well Especially if you have your good buddy Twisted Fate and his passive Loaded Dice. Expanded Mind and Meditation give more mana pool and mana regen. It goes well with your Archangel's Staff. 1 point into Blink of a Eye I like Flash great escape chase tool and 1 into Quickness lil speed never hurt. Malz is a slow character, well at least compared to Master Yi, Teemo, or any of those other champs that rely on it. 3 points into Intelligence and 1 into Presence of the Master just more cooldown reduction to keep stun locking those guys.
I.E. Nether Grasp
PSNever go into a fight unless you have enough mana to kill them.
#1 Ghost I love this spell it has saved me plenty. In route to get a kill, or just took down a tower. It gives you a quick escape before the other team's carry's show up.
#2 Flash Also a favorite of mine dodge, duck, dip, dive, dodge. Escape that ult. I'm talking to you Ashe! Ezreal! or like I said before Flash to a low health enemy cast Malefic Visions call it a day.
#3 Ignite need that lil bit of damage to finish them off, got a Dr. Mundo or a cocky Master Yi healing in your face Burn em!
#4 Exhaust Uh sure help the team get that kill
#5 Clarity Sure not to level 30 yet and need that mana. Having trouble jumping your Malefic Visions Get it!
#6 Cleanse Uh Sure I guess Do what you want
#7 Clairvoyance Avoid the 5 man pile up in the brush waiting for you to walk by.
#8 Teleport Great spell for saving time. Go shopping at base then getting back in your lane or back dooring. (Backdooring is when a character attacks and/or destroys buildings with out enemy presence or maybe even without being noticed)
#9 Heal ok only if your a lower level or you really want that first blood. I have seen it a million times 1 champ is killing another champ early on. They pop Heal!! tables have turned. FIRST BLOOD
I did'nt go over the other spells because...well...they wont be as effective as these spells for this particular character
Gank I like to ghost in hit them with a Call of the Void Malefic Visions Null Zone and if you did it right when you cast Nether Grasp they will be on your Null Zone. If that wasn't enought Flash after them cast Malefic Visions and another Call of the Void and hopefully you hit your target.
Whats team laning you say. That is later into the game when your team of 5 are in the same lane as the other team of 5. Give or take some champs that may be back dooring you, or back dooring the enemy, or just dead. If the other team is out of range I just cast Malefic Visions on minions and more often then not an unlucky enemy tries to move to us in wants to initiate something. Might pop on them go for the Nether Grasp an hopefully your team swoops down on there prey. Don't forget if the enemy team is chasing your team throw out some Call of the Void you silence 3 champs it will stop them dead in there tracks. Well at least for a second.
You should be fine and good luck hope you like what I have laid out for you.