LeBlanc. No questions asked. The ultimate early-game 'carry'.
Apart from that, Maokai is pretty good (against everyone except Heimerdinger, Swain and LeBlanc), huge health, sustenance, burst and harass.
top mid choices are generally karth, anivia, tf (even though not played often at the moment - atleast as far as i know), and probably a few other mages
leblanc? really? don't feed her, and she is worthless, her farm isn't very efficient either
In the early days i'd say it was ashe more often than not, brand is solid, tf, karth, annie kass
Are we talking current metagame (ap mid) or just champions in general.
If i was limited to just AP champs kassadin has to be the king of lane control.
Champs in general urgot has to be the most frustrating champ to mid against. One mishap and u get hit with E and 3 Q's after that and u can kiss 1/2 your life goodbye if your a squishy.
General champ I would say Caitlyn. She seems so natural to be mid lane and most champs couldnt outlane her (only a few could ie Urgot, Brand, LeBlanc)
cassiopeia orianna come to mind with their long range and lane control
Morgana. Though I have not played her since her nerf
If you suspect they will go AP mid (9 times out of 10), throw Galio in there. GG.
Galio destroys mid. He'll out lane just about anyone, besides maybe a vlad at level 8-9.
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