During the preseason the items changed drastically introducing new items called mythics which only one can be built. For
into the ultimate cc machine. To do this we now rush
as our first item to gain a massive advantage in the early game. After the boots are built
's most powerful ability. With this being said
can be compatible with many different mythics, and the mythics that are picked should be chosen depending on your playstyle and enemy team composition. Some examples are going to be
. It really depends on your playstyle, but this is what makes
incredibly fun to play and experiment on. So the main idea here is to make sure that you have
should always be started on Skarner
as it gives him sustain in lane. This makes Skarner
last longer in lane gaining more gold and experience.
should be always started with Doran's Shield
as it offers even more sustain. This lets Skarner
use the health pot defensively or offensively, when fighting or retreating from enemy champions.
should always be built as your first item on Skarner
top, because it gives you a huge boost in ability haste and increases movement speed, both of which Skarner
desperately needs as fast as possible. These boots give you the chance to snowball faster, and always have your ultimate up for aggressive plays in the early game.
is a great mythic for Skarner
, because it gives him a maximum health sheen proc. This proc can be used with Fracture
to deal massive single target damage to all opponents and heal Skarner
. This item is great for bruiser Skarner
as it gives him health and attack damage.
is a amazing mythic for Skarner
, because it gives him a active that gives him a insane speed boost towards enemy champions. allowing Skarner
to get Impale
off easily. This item is great for Skarner
as it gives him health and resists.
is a amazing alternative for Divine Sunderer
, because it gives him a sheen proc that does more damage early. This item is great for Skarner
as it gives him stronger 1v1 potential.
is a great choice if you are looking for an ap Skarner
works great with everfrost because all his ratios are ability power including a .8 ratio on his shield. With everfrost you can chain cc people even longer as it can root with its active glaciate. Its great on Skarner
due to all the useful stats it can give, and allows you to stun a champion forever.
burst reduction through a shield when hit by large amounts of damage. This is important for Skarner
because he needs to frontline and without a strong defense he could easily die.
armor and an active that slows reducing damage dealt by physical attacks and critical strikes. This is important for Skarner
as it gives him a strong defense against marksmen.
grevious wounds which decreases the amount of healing enemy champions. This is important on Skarner
, because one of his weaknesses is fighting sustained champions as they can outlast him.
Dead Man's plate
mobility and armor, as well as access to a passive called momentum that builds up to 100 to unleash a magic damage empowered auto attack. This is important for Skarner
because of his low mobility and damage without items.
gives him increased magic resist and increases Crystalline Exoskeleton
's power. This is important on Skarner
as he is frontline champion, and having more shield and health can make him survive a lot longer.
Force of Nature
mobility and magic resist, and increased speed when getting hit by magic damage. This is important for Skarner
as one of his weaknesses is low mobility and magic damage due to burst.
increased damage on immobilized targets, health, and magic resist. This is important on Skarner
since both Fracture