Only start with potion - Viable or not? (Top)

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MadeByEdam

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03-10-2013

all in the title



I know with ward too but does start with only potion is viable at top

sry for bad english


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LeCriminale

Senior Member

03-10-2013

1 ward and the rest pots is a good start


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Azellos

Senior Member

03-10-2013

Extremely viable. It has vastly increased sustain over starting anything else. Think of it this way: those 9 pots keep you in lane longer than 3 pots+boots, and in that extra time you can buy more stuff the first time you back, essentially paying for itself while also being an extremely forgiving and safe start, with extra health regen and wards.

Especially if i play akali, a champ who has a very hard time against ranged poke until her level 6, i'll do this start so that i can withstand their poke and keep on chugging through my dismal laning phase to reach my godly midgame.


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Nightwhite3

Senior Member

03-11-2013

When I go top I start with a Red Elixr, 4 pots, and a ward. It works really well in almost all situations.