Capture the Claw

Capturing

Capturing is a method used to capture points and buffing your champion on the game mode Dominion.

Point Capturing

Capturing a point in dominion will be halted, whenever:

  • The capturing champion is attacked by another champion
  • The capturing champion attacks/moves
  • An enemy champion starts capturing the same point
  • The summoner spell Garrison Garrison is casted near the point
  • The capturing minions are killed or distracted.

Strategy

  • Champions with pushing abilities, like HeimerdingerSquare Heimerdinger, can push and capture a point.
    • With Promote Promote, you can make minions to neutralize a point, while you can engage with the enemy champion.
  • Stealth champions, like EvelynnSquare Evelynn and TwitchSquare Twitch are favorite champions for capturing point and run away after.
  • Similar to stealth champions, champions with a dash ability and high mobility can backdoor and capture a point.
  • To counter backdoor capturing, it is advisable to guard and defend your point.
    • Champions with global ultimates, like EzrealSquare Ezreal and GangplankSquare Gangplank, can interrupt backdoor capturing.

Buff Capturing

Capturing the Greater Relic in the middle of the Crystal Scar will grant the Storm Shield-Buff. Capturing the buff will be halted whenever:

  • The capturing champion is attacked by another champion
  • The capturing champion attacks or moves.

See also