How to Synergize Kog'Maw with Sylas on the Same Team Kog'Maw is in the b tier of champions

Kog'Maw with Sylas

How to Win With Kog'Maw and Sylas Paired Together Sylas is in the b tier of champions
Marksman Mage
Mage Assassin

How to Synergize Kog'Maw and Sylas

based on 1,274 Kog'Maw with Sylas pairs
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers take in the results of from millions of League of Legends matches straight from Riot Games each and every week. Kog'Maw has gone into battle with Sylas in 1274 recently played, ranked matches. By accumulating so much great data directly from the publishers of League of Legends, we are totally sure that we can provide you with high-quality, usable builds to help Kog'Maw synergize with Sylas. It is relatively rare for Kog'Maw to play alongside Sylas as allies. This has only taken place in approx. 3.9% of matches with Kog'Maw.

Kog'Maw Sylas Synergy Summary

Kog'Maw has done a ok job of synergizing with Sylas. Typically, he wins an acceptable 49.8% of rounds the champions play on the same team. If you want to win more matches as Kog'Maw when playing with Sylas by learning how to better synergize your playstyle with him, then look into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Kog'Maw Sylas Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloak of AgilityDagger

Core Kog'Maw Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowGuinsoo's RagebladeBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Runaan's HurricaneTitanic Hydra

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kog'Maw to level up w
>
Second ability for Kog'Maw to level up q
>
Last skill for Kog'Maw to max out e

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kog'Maw's passive ability p
Kog'Maw q ability q
Kog'Maw w ability w
Kog'Maw e ability e
Kog'Maw's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Kog'Maw and Sylas

Tips for Playing as Kog'Maw with Sylas

Make the most out of your Icathian Surprise.

Kog'Maw can outrange most champions with his Bio-Arcane Barrage ability.

Use Void Ooze to set up a perfect Living Artillery.

Advice to Understand How Sylas Will Play

Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.

Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.

Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.

Kog'Maw Sylas Synergy Stats

Kog'Maw Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Sylas Image
7.4
< Kills >
7.4
6.4
< Deaths >
6.6
7.3
< Assists >
7.1
1.72
< Killing Sprees >
1.73
166
< Minions Killed >
165
0.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.5
11,324
< Physical Damage >
10,307
11,544
< Magic Damage >
12,643
2,684
< True Damage >
2,686
25,553
< Damage Dealt >
25,637
21,451
< Damage Taken >
21,705
12,217
< Gold Earned >
12,301
2.22
< Towers >
2.15
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,455
< Total Healing >
2,487
12,805
< Experience >
13,140
18
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
8
234
< Time Dealing CC >
252

How to Play with Sylas as Kog'Maw in LoL

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

Overall, Kog'Maw sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Sylas. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Sylas helps Kog'Maw perform poorer in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.

When Kog'Maw tries to synergize with Sylas, he sees a barely noticable drop in his total damage dealt. This may signal that Sylas does not provide cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Kog'Maw is played with Sylas on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Sylas. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Sylas.

Additionally, when Kog'Maw plays with Sylas on the same side, he typically takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could indicate that Sylas does a decent job of covering Kog'Maw during teamfights.

Synergies between Kog'Maw and Sylas

Damage Types Compared

Kog'Maw with Sylas
Kog'Maw
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Kog'Maw
Sylas
Synergy

Is Kog'Maw better when played alongside Sylas?

There is no one best champion pairing for Kog'Maw that will no matter what be his ideal teammate. Yet, Sylas is a very typical companion for Kog'Maw. By locking into the same side as Kog'Maw, he drops their win rate by -0.1% to 49.8%. This signals that there is a weak strategic relationship between Kog'Maw and Sylas that allows them to perform not as well together than alone.

Sylas has a lower difficulty than Kog'Maw. That means Kog'Maw players don't need to be cautious when enlisting Sylas teammates to play with, as they will require a lower level of skill to cooperate well with you.

When playing cooperatively, you should expect to observe an overall large increase in your team’s capability to deal magic damage. Together, these champs can blast through enemies with magic damage.

Conversely, by bringing Kog'Maw and Sylas together, you may not be granting your other allies very much support. Make sure to bring other champions on your team that offsets this disparity in this pairing's abilities.

Regardless of the ability of your Sylas ally, you need to focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Kog'Maw Players

How We Calculated Our Kog'Maw Sylas Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Kog'Maw and Sylas, we analyzed 1,274 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 Kog'Maw with Sylas 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Kog'Maw in order to pair well with Sylas during both the early game and mid / late game phases of LoL games, you should keep reading to learn some more tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot.

The best finished items to prioritize in your Kog'Maw and Sylas synergy build include Immortal Shieldbow, Guinsoo's Rageblade, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Kog'Maw incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting alongside Sylas than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Kog'Maw boasted an average winrate of 49.8% helping carry Sylas with this build.

To have the best chance of coming out on top against your oponents, Kog'Maw players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Kog'Maw and Sylas pairings, this mix of runes resulted in the top win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 49.8% win rate overall.

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