Maloch is one of the “thicky” Warrior in the Arena of Valor. He possesses a set of skills to deal standard damage, the ability to do lifesteal and create virtual armor to enhance resistance. That is why he is being chosen by more and more players when it comes to raking and casual matches.
Skills increasing order of Maloch
Maloch has a longer range than conventional melee units. Also, after hitting an enemy Hero with the Devil Sword, he will enter the Maou state, causing skill damage and attacks to become 100% true damage, and recover 2% of the health damage per basic attack.
Skill 1: Cleave
He briefly charges up and swings his sword, dealing 370/480/590/700/810/920 (+1.8 AD) physical damage, especially if the victim is an enemy hero, he will enter the Maou state in 6 seconds. He recovers 6% (up to 24%) of his missing health based on each hero hit.
Skill 2: Souleater
He steals the souls of nearby enemy heroes and deals a small amount of physical damage and a 30% slow effect for 3 seconds. In addition, the shield is enhanced according to the number of souls he takes (up to 4 victims), helping to block up to 600/800/1000/1200/1400/1600 (+2.80 physical attack) damage.
Skill 3: Shock
Maloch assigns an area and then shoots into the air and dives down to destroy all enemies in the affected area, dealing 420/525/630 (+1.2 Attack Attack) physical damage and knocking out the next target. in. Victims attempting to enter or exit this area will be slowed down.
Skills increasing order from level 1 to 15: 1, 2, 1, 3, 2, 1, 2, 3, 1, 2, 2, 3, 1, 1, 2.
Talent and Arcana
- Talent: Heal
- Arcana: Indomitable (10) + Benevolence (10) + Valiance (10)
How to build items for Maloch
Essence of the Wind + Sonic Boots + Medallion of Troy + The Aegis + Hercules’ Madness + Mail of Pain
Runes for Maloch
- Afata: Tower Blessing – Regrowth – Explosive Shield
- Lokheim: Devourer
- Lokheim: Bone Cutter
How to play Maloch
With a support Maloch, you should only stand in your part of the jungle so that you can assist your jungler to go side by side to guard against being robbed. After the situation is safe, move quickly towards your ADC to help your AD push the lane.
Use the combo of Skill 2 combined with Skill 1 to poke the opponent. And try to fend off the damage that endangers your AD.
Mid and late game
In the mid and late game, the gameplay of you will revolve around a unique style of playing fights and resisting in fights.
At this stage, Maloch just needs to move with AD and his teammates to be able to protect his teammates in the best way.
Gradually at the late game, both gameplay needs to go with your teammates to attack enemy towers or Dragons, Dark Slayer.
With such a tough hero, you should be the first to initiate the fight. Use ultimate in the middle of the enemy team formation, where most people gather and will hit most people. Thus, you can both harass the enemy team formation, can both endure and draw skills from the enemy hero into him, and can use the Skill 1 to cause some additional damage.