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PASSIVE – RAVENOUS FLOCK
Swain’s ravens collect Soul Fragments that heal him and permanently increase his maximum health. Swain can right-click an immobilized enemy champions to pull them closer to him, dealing damage and ripping out a Soul Fragment.
Q- DEATH’S HAND
Swain unleashes several bolts of eldritch power that pierce through enemies. Enemies hit take more damage for each bolt they are struck by.
W- VISION OF EMPIRE
Swain opens a demon eye that deals damage and slows enemies. Champions hit are revealed and also grant Swain a Soul Fragment.
Swain launches a wave of demonic power forward. It then returns to Swain and roots enemies it hits.
R- DEMONIC ASCENSION
Swain transforms into a demon and drains health from nearby enemy champions, minions, and neutral monsters. Swain can cast Demonflare to decimate nearby enemies with a nova of soulfire, dealing damage equal to a portion of the health he drained and ending his transformation.
Swain Ability Order
Skill order: Q > W > E
Swain Tips and Tricks
Swain Pros and Cons
- Moderate skill floor, rather accessible.
- Great gank setup and follow-up.
- Versatile, multiple available playstyles. Apparent in amount of rune choices.
- Great DuoQ champion with pretty much any role.
- Easy to follow learning curve, taking the next step is never too difficult.
- Extremely strong in the current meta and a powerful carry.
- Not hard to transfer skills from one role to another, makes mid/APC Swain much easier to pick up.
- Lack of mobility.
- Can be snowball reliant.
- Isn’t the best at playing around a hard carry besides himself.
- Isn’t a good primary engage champion.
- Needs a source of income, mage items are expensive.
- Extremely low range, hard countered by high range champions.
- Not a great blind pick.
- Harder the higher you climb with him.
- Taking the wrong runes will cost the game most of the time.
Swain Threats & Synergies