Leona is a strong general and is used by many players in League of Legends matches. In this article, we will learn about how to play Leona most effectively.
INDEX INFORMATION OF LEONA SUPPORT
In a relatively fiery meta and still having a bit of Champion of world 2019, the support-oriented champions are still winning the hearts of the majority of players. The most popular champion, Nautilus, began to show signs of nerfs. Other tank champions started to be used more, including Leona.
- Health: 576.16 (+87 per level).
- Heal: 8,425 (+0.85 per level).
- Mana: 302.2 (+40 per level).
- Mana regen: 6 (+0.7 per level).
- Damage: 60.04 (+3 per level).
- Attack Speed: 0.625 (+ 2.9% per level).
- Armor: 27,208 (+3.1 per level)
- Magic Resist: 32.1 (+1.25 per level).
- Movement speed: 335.
Leona Support is always considered to be a typical representative for champions who support the initiative. With the sturdiness of the skill set, the strong control ability can reverse the team fight. Leona is always a strong choice in the lineup.
HOW TO PLAY LEONA SUPPORT IN THE EARLY GAME
In the early game, when there is no ultimate, use the Zenith blade (E) + Shield of daybreak (Q) to stun. Then turn on Eclipse (W) to withstand. Dealing more damage because if you use Eclipse skill (W) first, the opponent will know you are about to rush in. It will actively evade the Zenith blade (E).
When ultimate is used, use the same combo as above only when you use the Shield of daybreak (Q). Always using the Solar Flare (R) to stun continuously. Because the last skill has a delay, using Eclipse (W) to withstand and deal additional damage. It is difficult for the opponent to temporarily cast magic.
With good accessibility coming from the Zenith bladed (E) or you can use Flash then stun so go reverse and control your vision early. Coordinate with the jungler to go to the forced lanes, regain the advantage for teammates.
HOW TO PLAY LEONA SUPPORT IN THE MID GAME
In this phase, both teams have gathered on big goals. Good vision control and single-target catches are the ways to fight for victory and capture the large targets. With the ability to control Leona easily lock down an enemy to her team to put damage.
In team fights, you should use Solar Flare (R) to open the fight, do not target too many people because the ultimate has a relatively small area of relevance. Aiming at key positions such as ADC or Mage. If your teammates have champions who rush in to fight well. Waiting for them to rush in, a goal, and using the ultimate to effect. After using the ultimate, you can use the Zenith blade (E) + Shield of daybreak (Q) combo to charge. Then use Eclipse (W) to withstand. To do this, your ADC must be able to stand alone. Or the mid and top laner has the ability to protect or stand next to Use all skills. Activating equipment and spells in Addition to your ADC or mage capable of creating maximum damage.
HOW TO PLAY LEONA SUPPORT IN THE END GAME
About the last minute of the match, Leona is also quite strong with the ability of Eclipse (W) and other defensive products. Choosing the purpose with the right ultimate and combine with good teammates to have an advantage in the fight.