- 波比的Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter tooltip can be misleading. 50% damage reduction only applies to the portion of damage that actually exceeds 10% of Poppy's current health, not entire damage of that attack. Example: Poppy has 1200/2000 health and is being hit by a 400 damage nuke (after resistances). She will then take: 1200*10% regular damage plus (400-10%*1200)*50% reduced damage, which will total in 120+140=260 damage taken.
- 波比的Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter procs against most attacks, especially burst DPS and mages, but is less effective against numerous small attacks from minions or enemies with high attack speed and low damage.
- Paragon of Demacia Paragon of Demacia can be offensive or defensive, allowing Poppy to run away or charge straight at the enemy.
- Use Exhaust or Flash when an enemy is near a wall to position yourself so you can successfully use Heroic Charge Heroic Charge to its fullest extent.
- When chasing an enemy, remember that it is often easier to ram them into a wall with Heroic Charge Heroic Charge and stun them than attack them when you catch up to them. Maneuver to the side of them so that the charge will bring them into a wall.
- Heroic Charge Heroic Charge stuns when pushing an enemy champion into surrounding terrain, also included in "terrain" are towers. Even after a tower is destroyed, the rubble leftover is still included as "terrain." Nexuses and inhibitors are also terrain.
- 艾尼维亚的 Crystallize, 特朗德尔的Pillar of Filth Pillar of Filth and 20px 嘉文四世的 Cataclysm do not count as terrain for Heroic Charge Heroic Charge, causing Poppy and her target to move through the wall instead of colliding with it.
- Heroic Charge Heroic Charge can be used to charge across impassible terrain, so long as it is in between you and your target. This is usually unexpected and a great way to either jump an enemy who flees too closely to a wall when you are on the opposite side, or can be used to charge to neutral minions on the other side of a wall in the forest, to escape. Keep in mind that you must have vision of the target, and thus this isn't often possible when chasing an enemy by yourself.
- Early on, your EQ combo damage will be increased more by putting points into Heroic Charge Heroic Charge rather than Devastating Blow Devastating Blow. By mid game, Devastating Blow Devastating Blow is more important as you want to get your cooldown to the point where you can spam the skill in team fights.
- Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity boosts all damage you inflict including summoner spells and Item actives. This includes Ignite, and .
- Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity is very useful against ganks and in team fights. It can also be used to tower dive very effectively. While Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity is activated, towers cannot damage you until either your target dies, or the duration ends. After tower diving, you can use Flash, Paragon of Demacia Paragon of Demacia, Ghost, or Heroic Charge Heroic Charge a minion to make a quick escape.
- Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity is useful in teamfights when used on a weaker enemy, and using the immunity to damage all their more dangerous teammates while taking minimal damage.
- Poppy is a great roamer with Paragon of Demacia Paragon of Demacia allowing her to move quickly throughout the map disrupting enemy solo lanes with her Heroic Charge Heroic Charge.
- The 8% bonus damage from Devastating Blow Devastating Blow causes the skill to scale well with your opponents Health up to some threshold based on skill Rank. At Rank 1 the 75 damage threshold is reached when your opponent has 937.5 health (687.5 * 8%).
Devastating Blow Rank Damage Threshold Max Opponent Health 1 75 937.5 2 150 1,875 3 225 2,812.5 4 300 3,750 5 375 4,687.5
- Getting Devastating Blow Devastating Blow this will be a force to be reckoned with. or is a good idea, as when she casts a spell her next hit will do bonus damage. After casting
- AP Poppy can be a very viable build to turn her in a 2 hit killer. She starts off by activating Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity and then activating will take down 30% or more of the champions health due to Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity allowing you to deal increased damage. Damage coming from Heroic Charge Heroic Charge can easily take another 1/3 of the total health if built AP, and using as a core item can lead to 波比的Devastating Blow Devastating Blow being a massive nuke, as the damage adds up to be Poppy's AD+flat bonus+AP bonus+your AP+8% target's max HP .
- Since Poppy's skills are magic damage, AP is more useful when your team has more DPS champions than mages.
- Due to 波比的Devastating Blow Devastating Blow and Heroic Charge Heroic Charge are single target, spell vamp work extraordinary well for her. It is possible to turn a disadvantage 1v2 or 1v3 situation into your favour with her Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity, eliminating an opponent while restoring large amount of health, then deal with others.
- Buying a Poppy who intends to roam. Poppy scales exceptionally well with regeneration due to her Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter ability, and the passive gold gain on the item allows her to somewhat make up for the gold that she is missing out on from minion kills. is a must on any
- When building AD Poppy, you will still able to do considerable damage to heavily armoured foes as your Devastating Blow Devastating Blow turns your next attack into full magical damage which is not affected by any reduction from armor.
- Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter, making Poppy both exceptionally damaging and exceptionally resiliant at low health. synergizes particularly well with
- Since Poppy's inate passive, Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter, is most effective when she is at low health, she can make herself extraordinarily difficult to kill with .
- Poppy can also build as an AD DPS champion, making use of Lifesteal in tandem with Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter to make herself almost unkillable to low levels of health, as the Lifesteal's healing effect is effectivly amplified by the damage reduction of Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter. If playing AD Poppy, try to save Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity for when you are on low HP, so you can make use of the invunrabilty period to heal up.
- Do not stay too close to terrain in order to prevent 波比的Heroic Charge Heroic Charge stun.
- Beware of Poppy's late game potential if she manages to farm up gold. Poppy is one of the most powerful late game champions in the game and can sometimes kill several members on your team during Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity's duration. Thus, denying Poppy farm will have a huge impact on her effectiveness. One good counterpick as lane opponent is Olaf who can sustain while dealing a large amount of true damage which bypasses Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter .
- Ignite is the easiest way to kill a low life Poppy, since her passive makes her otherwise extremely resilient against magical and physical damage.
- Beware of recalling behind a tower when 波比的Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity is off cooldown.
- One common strategy used by Poppy is ulting the support (since supports have the least damage output), and then focusing the enemy carry. Support champions with good CC such as Janna can help counter this.
- Poppy counters AD carries such as Ashe or 20px Kog'Maw extremely effectively if she manages to get another target for Diplomatic Immunity Diplomatic Immunity , due to them having no escape mechanisms and their CC being ineffective against her. Champions such as Vayne with her stealth from Final Hour-> Tumble or Tristana with Rocket Jump is more effective.
- Stacking magic resistance over health is useful to mitigate the damage from 波比的Devastating Blow Devastating Blow.
- Due to 波比的Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter, she is naturally strong against burst champions, such as Kennen or Akali. Rather than sending one of these champions to lane against her, have a magic damage DoT-centered champion like Malzahar or Swain lane against her, effectively shutting her down. She has no magic resistance per level, making them very efficient counters against her.
- Fast attack speed champions with Valiant Fighter Valiant Fighter due to being a small, consistent damage source below the 10% threshold. or are also good against her