Before the start of playoffs in Mobile Legends: Bang Bang Professional League Malaysia Season 8, Orange Esports surprised many with a unique pick against Team Bosskurr in Week 8 — Jungle Leomord.
In the meta where assassins, marksmen, or even tanks are best used in the jungle, LinkEzaa showed everyone that Leomord can still be a great pick in competitive play.
LinkEzaa’s strong performance with Jungle Leomord in Week 8 of MPL MY Season 8
In game one, Orange Esports last picked Leomord to go against the two-marksman setup of Team Bosskurr.
Leomord is great fighter in the early game. Decimation Assault is a very strong skill against squishy heroes, especially against Team Bosskurr’s marksmen picks.
LinkEzaa was able to dominate throughout the game, and finished with a perfect 6/0/2 record. He was also hailed as the game’s MVP thanks to his superb rotation and great plays on the Hell Knight.
Despite losing the series with a 1-2 record, the first game is a testament that off meta heroes can sometimes be viable in certain situations.
What’s the best build for jungle Leomord in Mobile Legends: Bang Bang?
Leomord is a flexible hero. He can be a pure damage dealer, a semi-tank, or a pure defensive hero and still contribute much in a team fight.
As for LinkEzaa’s best build for this game, he went with pure damage items.
LinkEzaa’s best build for jungle Leomord in MPL MY Season 8
- Swift Boots with Bloody Retribution blessing
- War Axe
- Malefic Roar
- Endless Battle
Based on how he builds his jungle Leomord, Blade of Despair would likely be his final item.