Sylas the Unshackled

Mage Assassin


  • Attack Damage
    61 ( + 3 )
  • Attack Speed
    NaN ( +0%)
  • Attack Range
  • Critical Hit Chance
    0 ( + 0 )
  • HP
    585 ( + 95 )
  • HP Regeneration
    7 ( + 1 )
  • Armor
    32 ( + 3 )
  • Magic Resistance
    36.1 ( + 1.25 )
  • Mana
    280 ( + 50 )
  • Mana Regenration
    7 ( + 0.8 )
  • Move Speed


  • Petricite Burst
    Petricite Burst

    After casting a spell, Sylas stores a charge of Petricite Burst. Sylas's basic attacks will expend a charge and whirl his energized chains around him dealing bonus magic damage to enemies hit.

  • Chain Lash
    Chain Lash
    • Cost: 50/55/60/65/70 {{ abilityresourcename }}
    • Range: 775

    Sylas lashes his chains out, intersecting at his targeted location dealing damage to and slowing enemies. <br><br>After a delay, magical energy explodes from the intersection point dealing damage and increasing the slow.

    Sylas lashes his chains out in an X-shaped area, intersecting at his targeted location dealing {{ damage }} magic damage to and slowing enemies by {{ slowamountcalc }} for 2 seconds. After {{ detonationdelay }} seconds, magical energy explodes from the intersection point dealing {{ explosiondamage }} and increasing the slow by 50%.The explosion deals {{ minionmonstermod*100 }}% damage to minions and monsters.

  • Kingslayer
    • Cost: 50/55/60/65/70 {{ abilityresourcename }}
    • Range: 400

    Sylas lunges at an enemy with magical force dealing execute based damage and healing himself against enemy champions.

    Sylas lunges at an enemy with magical force dealing {{ mindamage }} magic damage, increased to {{ maxdamage }} if the enemy is below 40% health.Damaging enemy champions heals Sylas for {{ minhealing }}, increased to {{ maxhealing }} if Sylas is below 40% health.

  • Abscond / Abduct
    Abscond / Abduct
    • Cost: 65 {{ abilityresourcename }}
    • Range: 400

    Sylas dashes to a location, gaining a magic damage shield. Sylas can recast the ability to throw his chains out, pulling himself to an enemy he hits.

    Sylas dashes to a location, gaining a magic damage absorbing shield for {{ shieldvalue }} for {{ shieldduration }} seconds.
    Recast: Sylas throws out his chain in a direction, pulling himself to the first enemy hit dealing {{ damage }} magic damage and knocking them up for {{ knockupduration }} seconds.

  • Hijack
    • Cost: 75 {{ abilityresourcename }}
    • Range: 950

    Sylas steals the enemy's ultimate ability and can cast it freely.

    Sylas hijacks a targeted enemy, allowing him to cast their ultimate ability as they would cast it, based on his Ultimate level and using his stats.Hijacking an enemy places a cooldown on them for 200% (modified by Sylas' Cooldown Reduction, minimum {{ minimumenemycooldown }} seconds) of the enemy's ultimate's cooldown, during which time Sylas cannot hijack them again.Sylas converts non-hybrid AD ratios into AP ratios, granting him .
    4 AP: 1 Bonus AD and .
    6 AP: 1 Total AD respectively.


Sylas Ally Tips

  • Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.
  • Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.
  • Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.
  • Strong against:

Sylas Enemy Tips

  • Sylas's healthbar can be deceptive, watch out for his Kingslayer!
  • Try to fight Sylas when he isn't able to take your ultimate.
  • How to counter Sylas in 9.21.1:

How to counter Sylas in 9.21.1:




Raised in one of Demacia's lesser quarters, Sylas of Dregbourne has come to symbolize the darker side of the Great City. As a boy, his ability to root out hidden sorcery caught the attention of the notorious mageseekers, who eventually imprisoned him for turning those same powers against them. Having now broken free, Sylas lives as a hardened revolutionary, using the magic of those around him to destroy the kingdom he once served… and his band of outcast mage followers seems to grow by the day.