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Caitlyn Build Guide by PermaVirgin
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AN INTRODUCTION TO SHOOTING THINGS
Do you enjoy seeing >20/0/10 beside your name?
Do you enjoy hearing aspergic rage?
Then this is the guide for YOU.
For your reading assistance I shall be emphasising sections which are particularly relevant and/or of high importance.
NOTE: This guide is completely factual and I believe it to be viable at any level of play.
Brotip: You can follow the ability sequence I have specified above but it is not mandatory, all that is required is that you have at least one level in Yordle Snap Trap prior to level 5.
Once your opponent is sufficiently injured he will most likely retreat. This is where you will become useful. To ensure your laning friend does not die from tower diving (a dangerous and unnecessary practice) immediately unleash Ace in the Hole. Your enemy will perish whilst you and your laning partner remain at a safe distance. Give your partner a few moments to thank you before continuing to farm for more items/assist other team-mates. If your partner forgets, simply type 'TY?' to them as a reminder.
It is imperative here that you do not die. To do this, remain at a distance and do not initiate team fights. You are squishy and weak and will die immediately, thus rendering you useless. Do not participate much in fights as you will get focused. This leads to you not getting any kills and is therefore the exact opposite of what you should be doing. Instead, you should remain away from the battle until you see an enemy who is near death, at which point you should unleash Ace in the Hole so that you may kill them.
Your next item should be an Infinity Edge. By this point you will be dealing maximum damage and should focus on killing your enemies by the means specified above.
This guide is not supposed to make you a carry. Your role in the team is to kill as much as possible from a safe distance. Your ultimate is the perfect ability to ensure distance kills, therefore making it a priority. Read it again Ace in the Hole if you require confirmation. This build focuses on maximising your ultimate's damage whilst reducing cooldown. It is pointless to purchase Boots of Speed before your Bloodthirster as your ultimate has massive range, so there should be no need to chase.
Brotip 2: If necessary, purchase an item with armor penetration to ensure death.
Ignite and Ghost are the only two options for KS Caitlyn. You will want Ignite if your partner is useless and hasn't dealt sufficient damage to your enemy and Ghost if your enemy has become fearful enough of you that they would bother stacking enough movement speed to evade your Ace in the Hole. It is imperative that you show them that it is futile to run from your killing rampage.
If you do not understand the importance of Executioner then you do not deserve to play KS Caitlyn.