The Vainglorious War: Revealing Team Secret’s Secrets

“…the skilful leader subdues the enemy’s troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to them; he overthrows their kingdom without lengthy operations in the field ” – The Art of War, Sun Tzu, 5th BC. In the first edition of ‘The Vainglorious War’ we will examine what Team Secret (TS) does that makes them have one of the best early game phase in the Evil 8,

vainglory shop

This is an original post by P1ggyBomb3r on Reddit, this was posted with his permission with more coming in the future. Hey, this is P1ggyB0mb3r, I’m Team Smurf’s Community Coach and Competitive Advisor. In this article I will be talking about the importance of shopping, how to assist your teammates to shop frequently and the downfalls of not shopping frequently. I will use the match between Team Secret vs. G2.Esports during

Breakdown Of Patch Notes 1.20

The lack of analysis and breakdown of patch notes is still an issue. But we here at VainRank are dedicated to solving and helping out this issue one patch note at a time The patch notes are titled Enter The Bots, but we believe a better name is CoolDown in The Summer or Thank You SEMC as a lot of the changes are bringing a lot of Cooldowns and a

Ability Breakdown: Celeste

Do you know what day it is? It’s Thursday. That means it’s ability breakdown time. The most requested hero for the second edition of Ability Breakdown was Celeste. SHOCKER!!!   Julia’s Light Celeste’s heroic perk can be broken down into 2 different parts to understand easily. Whenever Celeste basic attacks, she deals the base damage of 65-115 + a 75% crystal ratio. This part of the perk allows Celeste to actually

Ability Breakdown: Vox

This will be a series of understanding abilities starting with Vox and working backwards. Why backwards? Because it’s cool to be Off Meta.   Heroic Perk: Julias Song: The heroic perk can be broken down into a few different key points to know and understand. It allows Vox to mark any and all enemies in its range with Resonance. Note, Vox’s heroic perk is his only ability with a crystal

Breakdown Of Patch Notes 1.19

One of the biggest missing things in Vainglory was the ability to analyze and truly understand each and every change that occurs in Vainglory every update. SEMC simply listed the changes, and sometimes gives a brief one sentence explanation of why they did it, but never explaining or analyzing in depth the changes that are actually going to happen. Here at VainRank, we will be doing our best to analyze