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Showing posts with label WPW. Show all posts

Nov 23, 2016

Weird Picks #67: Tank Vayne Top

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As a marksman, Vayne is currently one of the most feared on the rift as a result of powerful critical three shot burst damage combined with her ability to shred tanks via true damage. Meanwhile, her main weakness is her low early game range and her low health pool.

Playing Vayne top eliminates both of these issues, and instead makes her into a sustained damage bully that dominates from early to late-game.

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Nov 19, 2016

Weird Picks #66: Tank Karma Top - How to Play?

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Tank Karma's been around for quite some time. The idea is that by utilizing playing her as a tank, you can fully take advantage of the percentage heal offered by her empowered Focused Resolve. Meanwhile, as an extremely mobile mage, Karma is extremely slippery, especially with 45% CDR.

Her damage as full tank is notably not very high, but her survivability and ability to peel for her teammates more than makes up for it via sheer utility. Meanwhile, she gains a lot from the new Redemption item, resulting in a more powerful Karma than ever.
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Nov 10, 2016

Weird Picks #65: Jungle Leona

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Leona is arguably one of the most entertaining supports to play. She has the ability to initiate teamfights and absolutely ruin a marksman's day. Her crowd control is second to none, and anybody who is unfortunate enough to get hit by a Zenith Blade quickly finds out there are worse things than getting hit by a Morgana snare.

Meanwhile, did you know she actually works as a jungler as well? Check out the scoop below!

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Nov 2, 2016

Weird Picks #64: Talon Support

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Oh god, SSJSuntastic's completely out of ideas. This site sure has gone downhill from the glory days when he was posting TheOddOne's quotes on Ezreal...Talon support? Unsubscribed.

WAIT

Before you go, hear me out, just for old time's sake.

Talon support is not an amazing professional level pick. But, we're not professionals. Except for Faker, an avid reader of this blog (in my dreams). Meanwhile, players are prone to overextending and underestimating champions, especially when they're "off-meta".

Talon support works in low divisions. Do it. It's fun.

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Oct 26, 2016

Weird Picks #63: Morgana Top

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Morgana is known for her extremely safe laning phase. Her ability to push indefinitely from long-range combined with her gank-proof Black Shield means that staying even is a cinch, even if you get camped. She used to be an extremely popular pick from Asia, but has since been replaced by faster AOE crowd-control champions like Gnar. However, she can still be viable, especially in solo queue.
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Oct 22, 2016

FOTM Report: Miss Fortune Support at World's Semifinals

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In an interesting twist to the classic AP Miss Fortune support we covered in #39 of Weird Pick Wednesdays, ROX Tigers played a hybrid Miss Fortune support yesterday against SKT to GREAT effect. Despite audience disbelief, not only did ROX Tigers end up playing it a SECOND time, but SKT proceeded to ban out Miss Fortune for the remainder of the series.

How is it possibly viable? Check out the full analysis below!
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Oct 13, 2016

Weird Picks #62: Ryze Jungle

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Ryze is one of the all-time favorites in Korea and for good reason. His powerful late game burst damage combined with his durability results in an extremely potent AP caster, typically played as a mid or top lane champion. However, Ryze jungle is surprisingly effective with his fast mid-game clears and excellent point-and-click two-second root (with Flux on).
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Sep 22, 2016

Weird Picks #61: AP Zac Mid

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In today's meta, Zac is an extremely dominant jungler who is the third most picked and the most banned jungler in the game. This is a result of his high burst damage ganks that wreck havoc on immobile marksmen, a cornerstone of current strategy.

Meanwhile, playing him mid also offers great potential for fun. By playing him as an assassin-based ganker, Zac can catch many enemies off-guard with his unusually strong all-in abilities.
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