- Although not a basic item, is the item from which the flat magic penetration gold value is derived. From this item derives a value of approximately 37.333∞ per point of magic penetration.
- item for ability power-based champions, as it allows you to ignore 15 points of your enemy's magic resistance. Combining these with magic penetration runes can be devastating for opponents with low magic resistance.
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- In contrast, Sorcerer's Shoes is less effective for non-offensive mages such as supports or tanks, as their typically low magic damage abilities prevent the item from receiving its full value, compared to the higher damage results of a Carry. One of the two defensive boots would likely be a better pick, as the added survivability will be of more value to these roles.
- Sorcerer's Shoes are less efficient against enemies with high magic resistance. However, they synergize well with other magic penetration items, percentage items such as in particular.
- It is possible to sell these boots at late-game once you have or other magic penetration items such as , as the extra magic penetration is arguably negligible.
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