Skills AnalysisPaquito is a hero with the common four skill sets of one passive and three actives. In this Paquito guide, let’s see what are his abilities in Mobile Legends, and when you can use which skill to get the best out of him.
Passive – Champ Stance
Skill 1 – Heavy Left Punch (Buff)
CD – 8/7.6/7.2/6.8/6.4/6
Skill 2 – Jab (Burst, Blink)
CD – 6/5.7/5.4/5.1/4.8/4.5
Skill 3 – Knockout Strike (Burst, Crowd Control)
CD – 18/16.5/15
Skill up Methods for PaquitoUnlock skill 2 first and upgrade it to max level. Upgrade skill 1 accordingly. Ultimate whenever available.
Best Emblem Set and Spells for Paquito in Mobile Legends
Emblem SetCustom Fighter emblem set is the best emblem set for Paquito; if you want to play him as a killing machine in Exp Lane. Bravery will grant you additional Physical attacks which will help you to kill the enemies easily, Invasion will provide you more Physical penetration which will help you to deal more damage to a sustained enemy. Festival of Blood will grant you 8% Spell vamp and each time you have slain an enemy this spell vamp is increased by 1%(capped at 12%). Set your talent points like this:
- Bravery (+3)
- Invasion (+3)
- Festival of Blood (+1)
- Agility (+3)
- Invasion (+3)
- Killing Spree (+1)
SpellsThere are so many spells that you can use on Paquito according to the team composition. One of the best spells to be used on Paquito is Flicker. You can use it to escape death, chase dot life enemies, or to perform a perfect Jab. Or else you can use Purify too. Purify will cleanse debuffs/CC effect. You can also use Execute to kill low HP enemies which will deal 200 plus 10% of the enemy’s lost HP True Damage to the marked enemy. This spell will surely help you in a 1v1 situation. Sometimes you can use Retribution too if you are using Paquito as a Jungler.
Best Builds for Paquito in Mobile LegendsSince Paquito is an early game damage dealer, try to do focus on the items that grant you True Physical damage, Tenacity, and Physical Vamp. Here we can see our first set of builds contains 3 attack items which will amplify Paquito’s main damage output. Endless Battle is a very important item for Paquito. It can be considered one of his core items too because of its True Damage. It will help you to deal+65 Physical Attack,+5%increased movement speed,+250HP,+10% CDR, and +10% Physical Lifesteal and the next item Bloodlust Axe will provide you+70 physical attack and +10% CD Reduction which will greatly enhance his skills Side by side Blade of Despair will help Paquito to deal more damage to an enemy who has less than 50% health, +160 Physical Attack, and +5% movement speed. Then you can build Brute Force Breastplate, which will grant you +770HP and +45 physical defense, not only that its unique passive will boost your movement speed by 3% after casting any skill or doing basic attacks(can be stacked up to 5 times). The last item Queen’s Wings will grant Paquito physical lifesteal plus +1000HP.
- Warrior Boots
- Endless Battle
- Bloodlust Axe
- Blade of Despair
- Brute Force Breastplate
- Queen’s Wings
- Raptor Machete
- Magic Shoes
- Endless Battle
- Blade of Despair
- Hunter Strike
Mobile Legends Paquito Gameplay TipsAccording to Paquito’s skill casting abilities, we can categorize him as a moderately difficult to play type hero. He is very strong in a 1v1 situation. According to his gameplay, we can break it down into three phases. Our Mobile Legends Paquito guide includes the perfect game plan for the early, mid, and late game in the game. However, a player must need a good understanding of the map to bring the best out of any hero.
Early GameAs a fighter go top/Exp lane, clear the first minion wave between turrets. Then take the Lizard. At 45 sec take the small gold crab. If your mid-laner provides support, invade enemy buff, or else again go back to your lane and clear minions. Prioritize Endless Battle after buying boots (250 golds) and try to cast your skill 1 on enemies.
Skill 1+Skill 1+Skill 3+ Skill 2+ Skill 1 Or Skill 1+ Skill 1+ Skill 2+ Skill 3+ Skill 1
Mid GameThis is the main phase for Paquito. Do not feed to enemies and do not waste your skill 2 like any other skills. This skill 2 is the main escape/damage dealing skill. Try to master it to avoid all kinds of ganks. As an Offlaner your main duty is to push the turret and whenever 2/3 enemy heroes are dead help your team to take the turtle. Do not leave your lane wide open but if needed do a quick rotation in mid and help your carry to get kills. You can perform these skills to get an advantage.
Skill 3+ Skill 3+ Skill 2+ Skill 1+ Skill 3 Or Skill 3+ Skill 2+ Skill 2+ Skill 1
Late GamePaquito’s weakness is getting Burst or Crowd Control. So try to play him safely in this late phase. His ultimate gives 2 instant stacks so cast
Skill 3+Skill 2+Skill 1and then enhanced skills are available. Try to gank enemies ADR first, once the enemy got hit by double Ultimate they can not move. Do not play Paquito as an initiator instead of that try to lure enemies to your ally and then take the advantage of your shield and kill that enemy.
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Final ThoughtsPaquito’s skills have a short-range which gives him weak team fight capabilities like he can not even chase a champion like Kimmy. Though his ultimate can hit multiple enemies, although his skill 1 and skill 2 is hard to hit several targets at once. Side by side Paquito is a complete skill-based hero which means you need to learn combos to use it properly. He is not as easy as Alucard but not as hard as Chou. But his skills CD is too short so you can spam it often to get kills easily but also remember Paquito’s skill 1 is his only defense and he is vulnerable to enemy CC. But if you are a Chou user or like to play fighters this is a worthy investment. These tips will surely help you to guide easy wins with Paquito in Mobile Legends. You can also refer to our latest tier list to know more about the revamped meta heroes in this current season.
That’s all for today’s Mobile Legends Paquito Guide. Do you prefer to use Paquito in any other way? Let us know in the comment section below!