Mobafire League of Legends Build Guides Mobafire League of Legends Build Guides
's Forum Avatar

New Player

Creator: pingwrx December 29, 2012 8:55pm
11 posts - page 1 of 2
1 2
pingwrx
<Member>
pingwrx's Forum Avatar
Posts:
3
Joined:
Dec 29th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend December 29, 2012 8:55pm | Report
Being completely new to this game I am having a hard time knowing which items to buy to go with each champions skill set?
xxIAMLEGENDxx
<Member>
xxIAMLEGENDxx's Forum Avatar
Show more awards
Posts:
168
Joined:
May 13th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend December 30, 2012 3:54am | Report
I suggest you go look at some builds here in mobafire. They help you a lot on explaining each champ's abilities, what masteries to get, runes, what ability to max or get first, combos and many more.

But if you're looking for these champs and you like to play them:
Xin Zhao
Jayce
Jarvan IV
Jax

I am your man! Feel free to PM me for help

| Jayce Guide | Jax Guide | Lee Sin Guide | Guide Reviews | +Rep me if I helped
The Overmyynd
<Editor>
The Overmyynd's Forum Avatar
Posts:
1406
Joined:
Feb 16th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend December 30, 2012 3:32pm | Report
OK there are a few rules to follow.

Generally, if your champ gets damage from his/her abilities from ability power (ap) you buy items with ability power and (more often than not) mana or mana regeneration. Good examples of these items would be:

Rod of Ages
Athene's Unholy Grail
Deathfire Grasp
Morellonomicon
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
Liandry's Torment
Rabadon's Deathcap
and 90% of the time sorerer's shoes.

If your champ gets damage from his/her abilities from Attack Damage, you buy items with attack damage, attack speed, crit, or lifesteal. Prime examples of these would be:

The Bloodthirster
Phantom Dancer
Infinity Edge
The Black Cleaver
Frozen Mallet
Ravenous Hydra if you are a mele champ and Runaan's Hurricane if you are a ranged champ

If your damage comes from alot of basic attacks, grab Berserker's Greaves. If your damage comes mostly from spells (those champs known as "ad casters") get Ionian Boots of Lucidity.

If you plan on being a tank, grabbing lots of health, magic resist, and armor. Good items for these would be:

Warmog's Armor
Frozen Heart
Guardian Angel
Runic Bulwark
Sunfire Cape
Banshee's Veil

and 90% of the time Mercury's Treads

There is a whole other list of items for support champs, but you probably won't be playing the meta with supports for a little while.

And the above mentioned advice of looking at guides is also a great idea, it helps new players out alot.

Hope this helps!
Hey, if you liked any advice i gave, be sure to +rep me! Oh, and check out my Shaco and Maokail lorecraft in my Blog! I'm a starving artist in need of attention, so please feel free to read, respond, and critique me! Please? Anybody that leaves a comment (good or bad) will receive a +rep!
pingwrx
<Member>
pingwrx's Forum Avatar
Posts:
3
Joined:
Dec 29th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend December 31, 2012 12:48pm | Report
Thx alot now I don't feel so lost will check out some guides here.
Scatta
<Member>
Scatta's Forum Avatar
Posts:
9
Joined:
Aug 1st, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 4, 2013 10:58pm | Report
play darius, is easy to play, and is op
Mooninites
<Member>
Mooninites's Forum Avatar
Show more awards
Posts:
3037
Joined:
Jan 25th, 2011
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 6, 2013 9:42am | Report
Some champions you might want to try that are easy to play:

Ryze
Ashe
Soraka
Gangplank
Garen
Warwick
etc.

Some you might want to stay away from
Draven
Karthus
Anivia
Nami
Nidalee
Cassiopeia
Syndra
Twisted Fate

generally these champions have higher skillcaps, meaning they're pretty difficult to play
Thanks for the Signature MissMaw!
NingenKamiSama
<Member>
NingenKamiSama's Forum Avatar
Posts:
9
Joined:
Aug 26th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 15, 2013 9:47am | Report
when i started op playing the game i used some champs like them:

Garen

Master Yi

Ashe

Sivir

Warwick

and then i went to Ahri and so on.

my point is try some out maybe just play the first few games with a free to play champ till you get to know the game better. After that find out the way you want to play and yeah get champs after that.

anyways feel free to PM me aswell if you need any kind of help then i would glady help you out.
Let me know if i helped or just anything at all then a Rep+ will always be good




Let me know if you want a signature PM me about it :) (this one was just a fast made one)
Datoxx
<Member>
Datoxx's Forum Avatar
Posts:
100
Joined:
Aug 26th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 21, 2013 12:27pm | Report
Always buy black cleaver, is always op... jk
Just check guides on solomid :)
Meiyjhe
<Member>
Meiyjhe's Forum Avatar
Show more awards
Posts:
6509
Joined:
Oct 27th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 21, 2013 12:30pm | Report
Datoxx wrote:

Always buy black cleaver, is always op... jk
Just check guides on solomid :)


Joke, just check the guides on mobafire :) :D
Change is gooooood


Je suis le bee
~ Meiyjhe ~
Want to advertise your guide, but don't know where? Click here for an opportunity of a lifetime!
The Overmyynd
<Editor>
The Overmyynd's Forum Avatar
Posts:
1406
Joined:
Feb 16th, 2012
Permalink | Quote | PM | +Rep | Commend January 21, 2013 3:39pm | Report
Why would someone posting on mobafire actually suggest that someone go somewhere else to get game knowledge? That's, like, a traitorous act... Didn't we use to execute people for that kind of thing?
Hey, if you liked any advice i gave, be sure to +rep me! Oh, and check out my Shaco and Maokail lorecraft in my Blog! I'm a starving artist in need of attention, so please feel free to read, respond, and critique me! Please? Anybody that leaves a comment (good or bad) will receive a +rep!
1 2

You need to log in before commenting.