- Playing As
- Wait to cast until there are nearby enemies for the to attack or kill.
- Use and to renew the duration of on enemies.
- Avoiding damage in lane maximizes the uptime on , increasing Malzahar's safety dramatically.
- During early gameplay, use to farm and kill minions. This allows to restore mana, helping you to sustain in lane and also spread to the next minion.
- Playing Against
- When Malzahar hits an ability on enemies affected by , the are refreshed.
- Avoid minion waves that have been affected by . You never know when they may die and pass the onto you.
- Malzahar is especially dangerous when he has built up his .
- Ability Usage
- Mastery Usage
- Item Usage
- Malzahar's ultimate
is the perfect skill to melt down enemy champions. When countering this skill, there are a few items that can be used to remove the surpress.
- is an affordable option that with a low cooldown.
- can prevent Malzahar players from summoning their ultimate on you. While this does not guarantee that you have activated when Malzahar ults you, it can still provide Magic Resistant.