[14.3B update] Tier list & How to play TOP META comps

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Changelog

2/14: Update for B patch.

Update Tier list after a week (better sample size now so I pick Master+ lobby for better data). TD Yasuo, Senna, Lux move up while Jazz, Twin terror and Executioner move down. Add a (#) to warn a high contested comp that you should scout lobby carefully.

2/13: Add 6 8-Bit, the only broken comp in this patch

2/12: Add a brief guide to top meta comps. Friendly reminder: mind map have an update too!

2/11: Update a tier list

2/4: Initial release with noticiable change in 14.3 and comp suggestion

Free download mind map

As promised I share a mind map for every comp in this post:

https://www.tacter.com/tft/guides/play-every-comp-in-set-10-ea292d2c

Just made a big guide for AD Flex, more detail than everything you have ever seen:

https://www.tacter.com/tft/guides/tft-ad-flex-9e8eb1f0

14.3B patch note:

https://www.leagueoflegends.com/en-us/news/game-updates/teamfight-tactics-patch-14-3-notes/

Hello everyone, I’m Khym!

With Patch 14.3B just around the corner, I’m here to provide you with some key highlights about the upcoming changes.

I provide a tier list by collecting data from MetaTFT (not my personal feeling), modify a bit base on how comfortable to play it (contesting problem) to make it as accurate as possible.

[TLDR] 14.3 Tier list

S Tier. Easy top 4, easy top 1 with capped board:

  • 6 8-Bit Riven (with an Emblem) not broken anymore

A Tier. Easy top 4, can win with good synergy:

  • AD flex (the best capped lv 9 board)
  • Zhonya Jax (insanely good with Zhonya, B tier without)
  • Punk Jinx (can win with Punk Emblem)
  • Country Samira & Urgot (can win with Country Emblem)

A- tier. Riskier top 4, easier top 1 with stronger capped board:

  • Spellweaver Lulu# (need a strong frontline)
  • Crowd Diver Yone## (extremely high contested)
  • That Jazz baby Bard/MF## (A+ tier with any 3* Neeko/Ekko)
  • Lux Bruiser (need full AP item, no mana regen)
  • True Damage Yasuo
  • True Damage Senna
  • Disco TF (harder top 4, easier top 1)

B tier (2.8~3.1 avg placement). Top 2-4 with strong synergy, still possible to win:

  • Crowd Diver Katarina
  • KDA Seraphine
  • 8-Bit Riven (S tier with 6 8-Bit on Viego)
  • 4 Emo Annie reroll
  • 4/6 Executioner with 4/2 Guardian#
  • Twin Terror (4 Executioner or 4 Guardian)
  • Sentinel Kayle (slightly contested)
  • Ahri flex (7 KDA or Poppy)
  • Sentinel Ahri
  • Pentakill flex (Pentakill + Edgelord headliner)

C tier. Top 4 comps:

  • Pentakill Kayle (3* Kayle and Morde is a pain), B tier if success
  • Pentakill 4 Executioner
  • Bruiser Olaf (B tier with Gargantuan Resolve, normally don't choose to stay top 4 at 2-1)

(*) High contested reroll comp, in reality their placement is a bit worst

For enthusiasm want to see detailed stats (avg, % top 4, % win rate, my filter at MetaTFT...):

https://imgur.com/a/TZsZRQU

For a brief guide to every comps, I already made in this post, in future I'll always link it and update suitably with the meta, write everything again is a real pain TvT

https://www.tacter.com/tft/guides/142-5-most-buffed-comps-you-should-try-4befa293

This link has a bug currently, while I'm trying to fix you can find the mind map link above.


Quick guide to top meta comps

6 8-Bit Riven reroll

Never miss this comp when you got 8-Bit Emblem, Unlike Punk or Country emblem Riven team is uncontested!

At lv 9 this perfect synergy is easy to get a win

6
8-bit
8-bit
2
Jazz
Jazz
3
Pentakill
Pentakill
3
Edgelord
Edgelord
2
Big Shot
Big Shot
2
Sentinel
Sentinel
2
Rapidfire
Rapidfire
Corki
Corki
Garen
Garen
Kayle
Kayle
Mordekaiser
Evenshroud
Mordekaiser
Viego
8-bit Emblem
Bloodthirster
Edge of Night
Viego
Riven
Hand Of Justice
Infinity Edge
Quicksilver
Riven
Caitlyn
Spear of Shojin
Caitlyn
Miss Fortune
Miss Fortune
Lucian
Lucian
Corki
Garen
Kayle
Mordekaiser
Evenshroud
Viego
8-bit Emblem
Bloodthirster
Edge of Night
Riven
Hand Of Justice
Infinity Edge
Quicksilver
Headliner
Caitlyn
Spear of Shojin
Miss Fortune
Lucian

AD Flex with Ezreal, Zed and Caitlyn

Riot remove extra 1, 2 Thief golves from Heartsteel in late game, not broken anymore but its still a great comp.

Due to being highly contested right now Its recommended to play with a good econ to hit lv 8 at 4-2, if not other will pick headliner before you can buy any. Worst case you can switch to Caitlyn headliner.

There are many things to talk about this comp so I put a summary map here and a detailed guide for who interested.

https://www.tacter.com/tft/guides/tft-ad-flex-9e8eb1f0

2
Jazz
Jazz
2
EDM
EDM
3
Heartsteel
Heartsteel
2
Crowd Diver
Crowd Diver
2
Bruiser
Bruiser
2
Mosher
Mosher
2
Big Shot
Big Shot
2
Emo
Emo
Yone
Yone
Sett
Sett
Ezreal
Infinity Edge
Red Buff
Blue Buff
Ezreal
Poppy
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Poppy
Bard
Bard
Miss Fortune
Miss Fortune
Zac
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Zac
Zed
Infinity Edge
Hand Of Justice
Edge of Night
Zed
Yone
Sett
Ezreal
Infinity Edge
Red Buff
Blue Buff
Poppy
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Headliner
Bard
Miss Fortune
Zac
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Zed
Infinity Edge
Hand Of Justice
Edge of Night

Zhonya Jax

A comp you shouldn't miss when seeing Zhonya at 2-1

Game plan: hit 3* Jax at lv 6 then rush lv 9 to complete your comp, lv 8 you might want to roll a bit for 1 STAR Zac and Zed. If you hit 3 star Jax so late, stay at lv 8.

Give reduntdant AP items on Lux (prefer Shiv > Spark)

Jax EDM: Put EDM selector on Jax, thanks to Jax ability putting Lux in 2nd line will jump to the highest HP in 5 hexes (Lux has 4 range)

Have a look at this guide

https://www.tacter.com/tft/guides/1325-mastering-jax-edm-hidden-comp-that-got-a-huge-buff-f5cf64c9

5
EDM
EDM
2
Jazz
Jazz
3
Heartsteel
Heartsteel
2
Mosher
Mosher
2
Dazzler
Dazzler
2
Bruiser
Bruiser
2
Crowd Diver
Crowd Diver
2
Big Shot
Big Shot
Jax
Zhonya's Paradox
Jeweled Gauntlet
Hand Of Justice
Jax
Lux
Statikk Shiv
Lux
Sett
Sett
Yone
Yone
Ezreal
Ezreal
Zac
Zac
Zed
Zed
Bard
Bard
Miss Fortune
Miss Fortune
Jax
Zhonya's Paradox
Jeweled Gauntlet
Hand Of Justice
Headliner
Lux
Statikk Shiv
Sett
Yone
Ezreal
Zac
Zed
Bard
Miss Fortune

Punk

I bet you already know how to play this comp so I give a small advice, always put Punk emblem on Poppy, she is the only unit in this set both scale with AD and HP from Punk

With 4/6 Punk, 20% HP from Sterak give more HP than Warmog

6
Punk
Punk
3
Emo
Emo
2
Rapidfire
Rapidfire
2
Mosher
Mosher
2
Guardian
Guardian
2
Executioner
Executioner
Jinx
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Runaan's Hurricane
Giant Slayer
Jinx
Vi
Vi
Amumu
Amumu
Vex
Vex
Pantheon
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Sterak's Gage
Pantheon
Twitch
Last Whisper
Twitch
Poppy
Punk Emblem
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Poppy
Lucian
Lucian
Jinx
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Runaan's Hurricane
Giant Slayer
Headliner
Vi
Amumu