Efficient and effective early game lane trading.
Durability and crowd control
After immobilizing an enemy champion gain defenses and later deal a burst of adaptive damage around you.
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
After taking damage from an enemy champion, the next 3 spells or attacks you receive deal less damage.
Increase your Tenacity and Slow Resistance for each summoner spell on cooldown. Immediately after casting a Summoner Spell, gain a larger burst of Tenacity and Slow Resistance for a moderate duration.
Creative tools and rule bending
Get a free biscuit every 3 minutes, until 12 minutes. Biscuits heal and permanently increase your max mana.
+5% Max CDR
+5% Summoner Spell CDR
+5% Item CDR
+6 AD or 10 AP
Aftershock's massive early-mid game tankiness allows you to trade aggressively without risking your life to do so.
Demolish on Pyke allows you to snowball lane kills for early tower damage and team gold advantage.
Bone Plating further empowers your ability to take aggressive trades early. As Pyke you are often diving in to deal damage and Bone Plating can go a long way in ensuring you make it out alive.
The extra bit of Tenacity from Unflinching is huge for allowing you to move freely in fights to deal damage on primary targets and find executions with [R].
Biscuit Delivery further empowers your ability to sustain poke and take aggressive trades with the added sustain.
Cosmic Insight's general utility to great to empowering your ability to get multiple [Q] and [E] CC rotations off.