Have you ever been playing Sylas and thought “there must be more to life than this...” or, maybe you just want to try him out and could use a few pointers. Well, no matter your situation, we’ve got some tips to help you become a better Sylas.
Tip #1 -
It’s quite handy for a surprise attack over a wall; sometimes you can’t reach the enemy, but you can throw in a
Tip #2 - E combos
When you land your E recast, it can seem like a reverse
And if you have enough space and are fast enough, you can even go for an E-E-R-Q.
You can also use Flash to combo or cancel your E. If you notice you’re about to chain an enemy you really shouldn’t, you can cancel the chain pull by flashing away just as your chain hits the enemy; it can be difficult to time, but may just save your life if you do. And if you’re about to chain pull an enemy but want to get in there quickly or get some style points, you can flash to them to instantly knock them up.
Tip #3 - Use your ults wisely
This one seems pretty
Tip #4 - Use puns to inspire your team and demoralize your enemies
Now, this is actually a risky move. If your team likes puns, then it’s a great choice. If they don’t, then you’ll have both your team and the enemy team against you. So you’ve gotta test the waters first; start off with something simple during champ select. Say “I usually go bot, but I think it’s time for a
Tip #5 - Study Sylas, become Sylas
Just as spies will carefully study a subject in order to impersonate them, you must study Sylas to become a better Sylas. Reading his lore is a start, but that’s pretty basic level stuff - you need to go deeper. Start casually talking about revolution when you’re hanging with your friends; put chains on your wallet, your pants, your pets. When you ask to borrow a pen, follow it up with “I’ll give it back. Promise” and when they give it to you, hold it up and say “Rightfully mine!” After you get used to that, it’s time to step it up, so you’ve gotta join your country’s secret mage-hunting police force. After a while, you should turn on them, get locked up, befriend a local noble who is secretly a mage, escape from prison, and revolt against your country. Eventually, this lifestyle outside of the game will make you an amazing Sylas in the game.