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Swain Build Guide by Goldendoomzone
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Threats & Synergies
(7/10) He's decently difficult to face. Make sure to avoid his silence and your good. If your having trouble rush an early spirit visage.
(5/10) He's pretty difficult pre 6 but after you get your ult you are pretty fine as long as you don't waste your ult.
(9/10) She's very difficult for swain! She has hard cc, burst, good poke, and constantly kites. you must keep moving and farm constantly and MAKE SURE to mind her ult. THICC AF!!
(3/10) Fairly easy lane. Avoid his Q damage and his gold card during ganks and your fine. Don't let him snowball with his ult and if he does make sure to constantly push mid lane to keep him from using his ult without being punished.
(4/10) pretty easy lane pre 6 but after 6 he is a lot stronger. Kassadin is very difficult to gank post 6 considering his ult is a 5 sec flash.
(3/10) Easy enough lane. He has to get close to use his stars and your slow and root help to keep him from killing. Make sure to ward river and keep track of him to keep him from roaming.
(8/10) He has lots of poke so he's very difficult. when he's charging his Q make sure to kite and fake him out and you can consider using your W while he's charging since he's a lot slower then.
(4/10) pretty even matchup for swain. make sure to stat behind minions when possible to avoid her charm and you'll be fine but if she hits you it will deal major damage so be carful.
(5/10) pretty even lane. farm with your Q and push wave while respecting her Q. She has no wave clear pre 6 but be carful for wall blocks during ganks. Also don't flash to kill her because of her passive.
(7/10) Very annoying. He has high burst with her Q and ult and if she stuns you post 6 your dead. Whenever her stun is up run under tower and wait for her to waste it.
Threats & Synergies
(6/10) He's fairly annoying tbh. hide behind your minions to avoid his axe hook and whenever he Q walk towards him instead of away because his Q does less damage when you get hit by the axe handle.
(1/10) Easy lane. Everyone hates teemo but he's actually really weak. He has no hard cc and your combo will deal plenty of damage without him being able to stop it.
(9/10) HARD LANE. Pantheon is the strongest champ early game for top lane. he has a 4 sec harass with his Q and his combo is insane. He can tower dive with his passive and he has extremely good roam. Once you hit 6 you are fairly stronger considering you have a 6 power spike while his ult is only good for ganks. Once it reaches late game however he falls off.