How to Synergize Graves with Cassiopeia on the Same Team Graves is in the b tier of champions

Graves with Cassiopeia

How to Win With Graves and Cassiopeia Paired Together Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Mage

How to Synergize Graves and Cassiopeia

based on 1,255 Graves with Cassiopeia pairs
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.45
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers take in data from from millions of League of Legends games directly from Riot Games each and every week. Graves has gone into battle with Cassiopeia in 1255 recent, competitive games. By pooling so much accurate data directly from the creators of League, we are confident that we can showcase robust, usable builds to help Graves synergize with Cassiopeia. It is very rare for Graves to play with Cassiopeia on the same team. This pairing has only occurred in approx. 1.5% of matches with Graves.

Graves Cassiopeia Synergy Summary

Graves does a average job of playing alongside Cassiopeia. Usually, he wins an acceptable 49.8% of rounds the champs try and work together in. If you want to play better as Graves when playing with Cassiopeia by learning how to better synergize your play style with her, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Graves Cassiopeia Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSerrated Dirk

Core Graves Items

~22 Mins
EclipseUmbral GlaiveSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusThe CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsInfinity Edge

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Graves to level up q
>
Second ability for Graves to level up e
>
Last skill for Graves to max out w

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Graves's passive ability p
Graves q ability q
Graves w ability w
Graves e ability e
Graves's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
14
W
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W
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R

Guide to Synergizing Graves and Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Graves with Cassiopeia

Using Quickdraw to get into range and delivering a point blank Buckshot can do lots of damage.

Smoke Screen can be used both to escape and to set up a kill.

Advice to Understand How Cassiopeia Will Play

Lead your enemy when targeting with Noxious Blast to ensure the hit.

Use Twin Fang on poisoned stationary targets like monsters and units stunned by her Petrifying Gaze for maximum damage.

Graves Cassiopeia Synergy Stats

Graves Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Cassiopeia Image
6.7
< Kills >
6.9
5.5
< Deaths >
5.8
6.8
< Assists >
6.6
1.5
< Killing Sprees >
1.55
78
< Minions Killed >
86
1.39
< Dragons Killed >
1.24
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.51
18,213
< Physical Damage >
18,243
886
< Magic Damage >
873
1,451
< True Damage >
1,379
20,551
< Damage Dealt >
20,496
26,242
< Damage Taken >
25,945
12,791
< Gold Earned >
12,703
2.19
< Towers >
2.1
0.35
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
6,597
< Total Healing >
6,045
14,298
< Experience >
14,207
32
< Vision Score >
29
9
< Wards Placed >
9
423
< Time Dealing CC >
400

How to Play with Cassiopeia as Graves in LoL

The Graves Cassiopeia synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Cassiopeia, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Graves sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Cassiopeia. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Cassiopeia helps Graves perform poorer in ranked League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Graves is paired with Cassiopeia, he sees a little increase in his total damage output. This difference could signal that Cassiopeia provides cover for him to deal more damage or that her presence on the team also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Graves is played alongside Cassiopeia on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Cassiopeia. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Cassiopeia.

Moreover, when Graves plays with Cassiopeia on the same team, he typically takes a little more damage than when he fights alone. Receiving more damage could mean that Cassiopeia does a poor job of covering Graves in team fights.

Synergies between Graves and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Graves with Cassiopeia
Graves
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Graves
Cassiopeia
Synergy

Is Graves better when played alongside Cassiopeia?

There is no perfect ally for Graves that will 100% of the time be his ideal teammate. Yet, Cassiopeia is a decent ally for Graves. By locking into the same side as Graves, she increases their win rate by 1.1% to 49.8%. This proves that there is a potentially meaningful strategic relationship between Graves and Cassiopeia that results in them performing stronger together than without each other.

Cassiopeia has a much greater difficulty compared to Graves. That means you should be careful when finding Cassiopeia allies to play with, as they will require a much higher level of skill to be able to play well with you.

Fighting together, Graves players should witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to to do a lot of AP damage. When paired, these champs can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.

Conversely, by bringing Graves and Cassiopeia together, you probably will not be granting your other teammates a great deal of cover. Make sure to have other champs on your team that offsets this relative gap in their playstyle.

Regardless of the skill of your Cassiopeia ally, you should focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Graves Players

How We Calculated Our Graves Cassiopeia Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Graves and Cassiopeia, we analyzed 1,255 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Graves with Cassiopeia comes from actual data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Graves to synergize with Cassiopeia during both the early game and mid / late game phases of LoL, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you use the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly.

The most crucial items to use in your Graves and Cassiopeia synergy build consist of Eclipse, Umbral Glaive, and Serylda's Grudge. When Graves bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better as an ally of Cassiopeia than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Graves had an average win rate of 49.8% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Cassiopeia with this build.

To have the best chance of beating your oponents, you should equip the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for this team composition, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.8% win rate overall.

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