gragas and blitz are technically tanks

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Karmac

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07-20-2010

according to riot, so saying "I'm not a tank" is wrong. now if you want to say " I didn't go tank build" thats fine.


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Disappointment

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07-20-2010

Uh no. Gragas and blitz, like Nasus are viable as both tanks and as either physical or AP dps. A Blitz who rushes a trinity "isn't a tank" because he won't have the ability to tank damage. Being a tank isn't defined by the words under the character's name.

Edit: Either way, why does it matter how they express to you that they aren't built to tank? Do you feel like posting your grammar nazi frustration on the forums?


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Lord Oliveira

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07-20-2010

Gragas is more naturally suited to be a tank than an AD or Ap hero because of his Drunken Rage damage reduction and low mana cost Body Slam.

I have seen nothing but fail come from an AP Gragas.


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HurlingDervish

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07-20-2010

i cant stand when they are the only tank-ish characters on the team and they go full ap


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Suburan

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07-20-2010

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Originally Posted by Disappointment View Post
Uh no. Gragas and blitz, like Nasus are viable as both tanks and as either physical or AP dps.
WRONG.


Nasus is only viable as a tank. DPS nassus are a waste of a champ slot.


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Varmin

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07-20-2010

Blitz is an initiator.
Nasus is a tank.
Gragas is an initiator and can be a tank.


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rljohn

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07-20-2010

Why DPS when you can do slightly less DPS and tank like a boss as well.


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Stormsoul

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07-20-2010

gragas is "technically" a tank? he's got damage reduction, high Hp pool and an initiation move, the bro is a full-on tank and initiator.


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Disappointment

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07-20-2010

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Originally Posted by Suburan View Post
WRONG.


Nasus is only viable as a tank. DPS nassus are a waste of a champ slot.
I never said that Nasus was better as a dps then as a tank, in fact I belive the opposite. That said I don't think that DPS Nasus is a "waste of a champ slot". If you itemize well hes quite viable.