How to Synergize Taliyah with Skarner on the Same Team Taliyah is in the a tier of champions

Taliyah with Skarner

How to Win With Taliyah and Skarner Paired Together Skarner is in the a tier of champions
Mage Support
Fighter Tank

How to Synergize Taliyah and Skarner

based on 227 Taliyah with Skarner pairs
Win Rate
50.2 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
0.4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers pull the stats from from millions of League rounds straight from Riot Games each week. Taliyah has gone into battle with Skarner in 227 recent, ranked games. By amassing so much accurate data straight from the developers of League, we are completely sure that we can give you robust, accurate builds to help Taliyah play with Skarner. It is very rare for Taliyah to play alongside Skarner as teammates. This has only taken place in approx. 0.4% of matches with Taliyah.

Taliyah Skarner Synergy Summary

Taliyah does a average job of teaming up with Skarner. On average, she wins an acceptable 50.2% of matches the champs appear on the same team. If you want to win more matches as Taliyah when fighting on the same team as Skarner by figuring out how to better synergize your gameplay with him, then check out the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Taliyah Skarner Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Taliyah Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Seraph's Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Taliyah's passive ability p
Taliyah q ability q
Taliyah w ability w
Taliyah e ability e
Taliyah's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Taliyah and Skarner

Tips for Playing as Taliyah with Skarner

Try to throw enemies into Unraveled Earth using Seismic Shove.

Remember, you don't always have to ride Weaver's Wall.

Once you have Rylai's Crystal Scepter, casting Threaded Volley at enemies chasing you is a great way of making them regret everything.

Advice to Understand How Skarner Will Play

Basic attacks reduce the cooldown of Crystal Slash. Use them as often as possible for maximum damage.

Impale is extremely powerful when you use it to position an enemy so your allies can attack them.

Capturing Crystal Spires before attempting neutral objectives or team fights around them improves Skarner's performance in said fights dramatically.

Taliyah Skarner Synergy Stats

Taliyah Image
Win Rate
50.2 %
VS
Win Rate
49.8 %
Skarner Image
6.6
< Kills >
6.1
6.3
< Deaths >
6.3
8.5
< Assists >
8.7
1.56
< Killing Sprees >
1.37
150
< Minions Killed >
116
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.52
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.44
880
< Physical Damage >
821
21,413
< Magic Damage >
20,467
1,494
< True Damage >
1,432
23,787
< Damage Dealt >
22,721
19,693
< Damage Taken >
20,627
12,118
< Gold Earned >
11,780
1.8
< Towers >
1.69
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.14
2,101
< Total Healing >
3,077
13,858
< Experience >
13,702
22
< Vision Score >
22
10
< Wards Placed >
9
518
< Time Dealing CC >
545

How to Play with Skarner as Taliyah in LoL

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

Overall, Taliyah sees a large worsening in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Skarner. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Skarner helps Taliyah perform worse in competitive League of Legends rounds. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Taliyah plays on the same team as Skarner, she sees a small increase in her full damage output. This change could indicate that Skarner provides cover for her to deal more damage or that his allyship also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Taliyah is played alongside Skarner on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when she plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing alongside Skarner.

Additionally, when Taliyah plays with Skarner on the same team, she usually takes a little less damage than when she plays alone. Taking not as much damage may indicate that Skarner does a decent job of protecting Taliyah in team fights.

Synergies between Taliyah and Skarner

Damage Types Compared

Taliyah with Skarner
Taliyah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Taliyah
Skarner
Synergy

Is Taliyah better when played alongside Skarner?

There is no perfect ally for Taliyah that will no matter what be her #1 teammate. However, Skarner is a very typical companion for Taliyah. By playing on the same team as Taliyah, he increases their win rate by 0.5% to 50.2%. This shows that there is not really a strong synergy between Taliyah and Skarner that results in them performing stronger together than alone.

Skarner has a lower difficulty than Taliyah. That means Taliyah players don't need to be cautious when arranging Skarner comrades to play with, as they will have to have a relatively low level of skill to cooperate well with you.

Playing together, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to to do a lot of AP damage. When paired, these champions are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.

Conversely, by bringing Taliyah and Skarner together, you may not be providing your other teammates a great deal of attack damage. We recommend you pick other champs on your team that nullifies this relative gap in their capabilities.

Regardless of the skill of your Skarner teammate, you need to focus on maximizing your income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Taliyah Players

How We Calculated Our Taliyah Skarner Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Taliyah and Skarner, we analyzed 227 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 Taliyah with Skarner 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 Taliyah in order to synergize with Skarner during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather some more lessons on this champion pairing. If you use the build and stats presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot.

The most important items to have in your Taliyah and Skarner synergy build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Taliyah bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better when paired up with Skarner than with many other common item sets. In fact, Taliyah boasted an average win rate of 50.2% when synergizing her build and playstyle to Skarner with these items in her kit.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing your oponents, you should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Inspiration and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for this team composition, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.2% win rate overall.

If you need to see Taliyah and Skarner synergy tips and stats for a an individual division rank, please choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and build suggestions displayed are computed using every match played with these champions.