Using Starlight's Touch at lower charges makes its healing less Mana efficient, but can greatly increase Taric's sustained damage via Bravado.
Rather than saving Cosmic Radiance for the last moment and risking someone dying during the delay, it can be more beneficial to cast it as soon as you know a teamfight is guaranteed to start.
The cooldown reducing component of Bravado makes Cooldown Reduction items like Frozen Heart, Iceborn Gauntlet, and Spirit Visage exceptionally powerful on Taric.
Try to get the Ancient Golem buff to counteract Riftwalk's increasing Mana cost.
Kassadin's ultimate has many uses and is on a shorter cooldown than most, use it often.
Kassadin has multiple item paths; he can go caster via Mana and Ability Power or anti-caster with Cooldown Reduction and Magic Resist.
The Taric Kassadin synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kassadin, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Taric sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kassadin. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Kassadin helps Taric perform poorer in competitive LoL games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is only marginal.
When Taric is paired with Kassadin, he observes a small increase in his complete damage output. This change may signal that Kassadin helps provide protection for him to dish out more damage or that his presence on the team also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Taric is played together with Kassadin on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Kassadin.
Additionally, when Taric plays with Kassadin on the same side, he usually takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Taking not as much damage could mean that Kassadin does a decent job of covering Taric during teamfights.
There is no perfect synergy for Taric that will no matter what be his top teammate. Yet, overall, Kassadin is a very typical ally for Taric. By being on the same side as Taric, he increases their win rate by 0.8% to 51.2%. This proves that there is not really a strong bond between Taric and Kassadin that allows them to perform at the top of their game together than alone.
Kassadin has a much greater difficulty compared to Taric. That means you should be careful when finding Kassadin allies to fight alongside, as they will require a much greater level of skill to be able to do well with you.
Playing cooperatively, you will likely see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to to do a lot of AP damage. When paired, these champs are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.
In contrast, by pairing Taric and Kassadin together, you will not be providing your team enough sustained damage output. Plan to bring other champs on your team that offsets this hole in their kit.
Regardless of your Kassadin ally's skill level, you should focus on maximizing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.
To truly master Taric in order to work well with Kassadin during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends matches, you should keep reading to pick up additional lessons on this champion pairing. If you use the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly.
The most crucial finished items to include in your Taric and Kassadin synergy build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Fimbulwinter, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Taric incorporated at least these three great items in his build, he did much better as an ally of Kassadin than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Taric boasted an average win rate of 51.2% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Kassadin with this build.
To have the highest chance of annihilating your oponents, you should take the Glacial Augment, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Conditioning, and Revitalize runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Taric and Kassadin pairings, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.2% win rate overall.
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