Using Deceive over terrain can help you make a clean escape.
Try getting items with on-hit effects. These will also benefit your Hallucination clone.
Backstab's damage can be increased with increased Critical Damage effects like Infinity Edge.
Look at the line-up of both your team and the enemy's team when picking your form.
Remember that nearby enemies can see which wall you're in.
The Shaco Kayn synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kayn, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Shaco sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kayn. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This fall shows that Kayn helps Shaco perform not as well in competitive LoL rounds. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is only marginal.
When Shaco is paired with Kayn, he gets a little increase in his complete damage dealt. This change could indicate that Kayn helps provide protection for him to dish out more damage or that his allyship also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Shaco is played together with Kayn on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Kayn.
Moreover, when Shaco plays with Kayn on the same team, he often takes much less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could mean that Kayn does a decent job of protecting Shaco in teamfights.
There is no top champion pairing for Shaco that will 100% of the time be his best ally. However, overall, Kayn is a good ally for Shaco. By locking into the same side as Shaco, he improves their win rate by 1.6% to 51.3%. This demonstrates that there is a good bond between Shaco and Kayn that allows them to perform better together than without each other.
Kayn has a lower difficulty than Shaco. That means Shaco players don't need to be very careful when enlisting Kayn comrades to fight alongside, as they will have to have a lower level of skill to be able to play well with you.
When playing cooperatively, Shaco players should witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal physical damage. Combined, these champs should be able to take down targets with auto-attacks and other AD damage abilities.
Conversely, by bringing Shaco and Kayn together, you will not be providing your other allies enough AP. We recommend you have other champions on your team that nullifies this relative disparity in their capabilities.
Regardless of the ability of your Kayn teammate, you should focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well, regardless.
To truly master Shaco in order to synergize with Kayn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The most important finished items to build first in your Shaco and Kayn synergy build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shard of True Ice. When Shaco incorporated at least these three finished items in his build, he did much better when paired up with Kayn than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Shaco had an average win rate of 51.3% when playing alongside Kayn with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of beating your oponents, you should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for this champion pairing, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.3% win rate overall.
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