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.
Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.
Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.
It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.
Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.
Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.
The Sylas Shyvana synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Shyvana, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Sylas sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Shyvana. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Shyvana helps Sylas perform not as well in ranked League of Legends rounds. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Sylas tries to synergize with Shyvana, he observes a noticable drop in his total damage output. This difference may indicate that Shyvana does not help cover for him to deal more damage or that her participation also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Sylas is played alongside Shyvana on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Shyvana.
Moreover, when Sylas plays with Shyvana on the same team, he on average takes less damage than when he plays alone. Taking not as much damage could indicate that Shyvana does a decent job of protecting Sylas during teamfights.
There is no perfect champion pairing for Sylas that will no matter what be his #1 teammate. Yet, Shyvana is a top-tier teammate for Sylas. By being on the same side as Sylas, she raises their win rate by 3.7% to 51.4%. This clearly indicates that there is a very strong bond between Sylas and Shyvana that allows them to perform better together than without each other.
Shyvana has a lower difficulty than Sylas. That means you don't need to be very careful when lining up Shyvana comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will need a lower level of skill to fight well with you.
Playing on the same side, you should witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to destroy wih physical damage. Together, these champs can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.
Conversely, by pairing Sylas and Shyvana together, you probably will not be giving your side a great deal of utility. Plan to pick other champs on your team that offsets this gap in this pairing's abilities.
Regardless of the skill of your Shyvana ally, you need to focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.
If you would like to truly master Sylas to synergize with Shyvana during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Sylas and Shyvana synergy build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Cosmic Drive. When Sylas included at least these three great items in his build, he performed significantly better as an ally of Shyvana than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Sylas had an average winrate of 51.4% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Shyvana with these items in his kit.
To have the highest chance of beating your oponents, Sylas players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for this champion pairing, this order of runes yielded the top win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.4% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to team up Shyvana with Sylas are displayed for all skill levels combined. If you want to narrow the statistics and builds to a specific division, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.