Malphite, Shard of the Monolith
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Patch 8.19 Odyssey Malphite Intro Build Guide

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Welcome to the METAsrc Malphite Intro build guide.

We've used our extensive database of League of Legends stats along with proprietary algorithms to calculate the most optimal Intro build for Malphite. This algorithm is able to determine the best summoner spells, item build order, skill order, and team comp. Select the appropriate difficulty above and use the guide during all phases of the game to ensure a speedy victory for your team.

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Best Summoner Spells

Warp
Dash through spacetime, becoming briefly untargetable and invulnerable as you rapidly move towards a location.
Warp
98%
Resuscitate
Revive a fallen friend by remaining next to them for 2 seconds. Exiting the area early does not consume your cooldown.
Resuscitate
98%

Best Starting Items

Dagger
+12% Attack Speed
Dagger
99%
Guinsoo's Rageblade
+25 Attack Damage
+25 Ability Power
+25% Attack Speed


Passive: Basic attacks deal 5 (+10% Bonus Attack Damage) physical and 5 (+10% Ability Power) magic damage on hit.
UNIQUE Passive: Basic attacks grant +8% Attack Speed, +2.5% Bonus Attack Damage, and +2.5% Ability Power for 5 seconds (up to 6 stacks). At max stacks, gain Guinsoo's Rage.

Guinsoo's Rage: Every other basic attack triggers on hit effects twice.

While at half stacks, melee champions' next attack will fully stack Rageblade.
Guinsoo's Rageblade
99%
Sorcerer's Shoes
Limited to 1 pair of boots.

+18 Magic Penetration

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
Sorcerer's Shoes
99%
Rod of Ages (Quick Charge)
+300 Health
+300 Mana
+60 Ability Power


Passive: Grants +20 Health, +10 Mana, and +4 Ability Power per stack (max +200 Health, +100 Mana, and +40 Ability Power). Grants 1 stack per 40 seconds (max 10 stacks).
UNIQUE Passive - Eternity: 15% of damage taken from champions is gained as Mana. Spending Mana restores 20% of the cost as Health, up to 25 per spell cast.
Rod of Ages (Quick Charge)
99%

Best Item Build Order

Space Blade of the Ruined King
+40 Attack Damage
+25% Attack Speed
+3% Life Steal


UNIQUE Passive: Basic attacks deal 8% of the target's current Health as bonus physical damage on hit.
UNIQUE Active: Deals 100 magic damage to target champion and steals 25% of their Movement Speed for 3 seconds (90 second cooldown).

Minimum bonus physical damage dealt is 15.
Maximum bonus physical damage dealt to monsters and minions is 60.
User's Life Steal is applied to bonus physical damage dealt.
Space Blade of the Ruined King
100%
Berserker's Greaves
Limited to 1 pair of boots.

+35% Attack Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
Berserker's Greaves
99%
Iceborn Gauntlet
+65 Armor
+20% Cooldown Reduction
+500 Mana


UNIQUE Passive - Spellblade: After using an ability, the next basic attack deals bonus physical damage equal to 100% of base Attack Damage in an area and creates an icy zone for 2 seconds that slows Movement Speed by 30% (1.5 second cooldown).

Size of zone increases with bonus armor.
Iceborn Gauntlet
99%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
+300 Health
+90 Ability Power


UNIQUE Passive: Damaging spells and abilities reduce enemy movement speed by 20% for 1 second.
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
99%
Thornmail
+250 Health
+80 Armor


UNIQUE Passive - Thorns: Upon being hit by a basic attack, reflects magic damage equal to 10% of your bonus Armor plus 25, inflicting Grievous Wounds on the attacker for 1 second.
UNIQUE Passive - Cold Steel: When hit by basic attacks, reduces the attacker's Attack Speed by 15% for 1 second.
Thornmail
99%
Titanic Hydra
+450 Health
+40 Attack Damage
+100% Base Health Regen


UNIQUE Passive - Cleave: Basic attacks deal 5 + 1% of your maximum health as bonus physical damage to your target and 40 + 2.5% of your maximum health as physical damage to other enemies in a cone on hit.
UNIQUE Active - Crescent: Cleave damage to all targets is increased to 40 + 10% of your maximum health as bonus physical damage in a larger cone for your next basic attack (20 second cooldown).

(Unique Passives with the same name don't stack.)
Titanic Hydra
99%

Best Skill Order

Granite Shield
Malphite is shielded by a layer of rock which absorbs damage up to 10% of his maximum Health. If Malphite has not been hit for 10 seconds, this effect recharges.
Granite Shield
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Seismic Shard
Using his primal elemental magic, Malphite sends a shard of the earth through the ground at his foe, dealing damage upon impact and stealing Movement Speed for 4 seconds.
Seismic Shard
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Brutal Strikes
Malphite starts to hit with such force that his attacks deal damage to all units in front of him. Passively increases his Armor (this amount is tripled while Granite Shield is active).
Brutal Strikes
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Ground Slam
Malphite slams the ground, sending out a shockwave that deals magic damage based on his Armor as damage and reduces the Attack Speed of enemies for a short duration.
Ground Slam
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Unstoppable Force
Malphite ferociously charges to a location, damaging enemies and knocking them into the air.
Unstoppable Force
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