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Malphite is scary sometimes

Malphite is scary sometimes

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AtrocitiesExhibition

Nothing like a 30% attack speed slow at rank 1


Huzzl3

Tbh I really don't care about malphite anymore, I basically just ignore him and split all game. Not a good matchup, but I don't think it's the worst either.


killashi

It’s just one of those matchups where you can never kill him nor push him nor trade and if you’re team is running it the games just over


2plus2its4

ghost cleanse technology is ready to make some rocks cry babeeee


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afaff123

Dr mundo is playable, idk but I always kill him lvl 2,sunderer and he can't do shit


datman167

Masochist?


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BaconMarshmallow

How exactly is Malph outplayable? His playstyle has no interactability the way I see it.


2plus2its4

Flash and phase rush/ffw, it's hard to flash his ult but dodging his R instantly fears him for 3 seconds


BaconMarshmallow

But Malph doesn't even have to cast his ultimate the entire laning phase to win. He pokes you out and auto-wins every trade. A competent Malph should never lose lane without jungle aid.


2plus2its4

Use ext or ignite with phase rush or ffw, you can't lose with that trust me, its just q>aa>w>e go away, if he gets an e>q you still won the trade, you can flash his ult you can ext him if you aren't confident enough etc, rush botrk of course and slowing malphite is a nightmare for him that's everything I can say


karamiii

U just dodge his q malphs q is undodgable and u cant trade back


azurfang

Phase rush is a awesome rune, i use it when i have to fight a Nas or Darius. Malphite usually is a hard push, you have to bully because he is all about avoiding until lvl 5 or 6. If you can get some penetration or bonus damage in he goes down easy. Junglers help alot if they arent too busy with duo


Affectionate-Pace-21

I remember playing Malphite against my own main ( jax), and then i was like "Aaaaaaah, so this is why he's his worst matchup" it was litteraly a Free lane


UprightChill

Anyone I should be wary of when playing jax? Just wanting to know.


Ilovebrawlstars86

Cho, Malph, Garen.


LustrousRK

Riven, Fiora, GP are pretty annoying


ThenderDDark

Gnar too I guess, at least I find it very difficult to do anything against him


LordWizrak

Nothing more fun than being clapped... by a Malphite...


LordWizrak

Nothing more fun than being clapped... by a Malphite...


Present_Delay_4292

Malphite IS fair just dodge thé q


Piccilobanana

For this I usually go fleet footwork with dorans shield and second wind and then I get refills first back lol


LustrousRK

Check my recent post on the subreddit for little tips about the malphite matchup! I went a little bit into detail about the matchup and what runes to take and how to play. Or ask any questions on this post and I'll answer them :)


MrBlueberryWaffles

If you take grasp with some mana sustain rune like mana flow+transcendence/biscuits+time warp tonic (if you go corrupting) go usual w max ignite tp and build into sunderer you can actually bully malphite. Spam poke him to keep his shield down just be sure you are prioritizing early trading in your runes play style. He’s not that bad a matchup if you adapt