As a Support Main, I don't really feel like picking a 'Tank' Support helps now

After the multiple changes Riot has done, it's starting to dawn on me that supports like {{champion:12}} {{champion:89}} {{champion:201}} {{champion:111}} are kind of hurting due to items like {{item:3107}} {{item:3190}} {{item:3504}} making champions like {{champion:117}} {{champion:43}} {{champion:16}} {{champion:267}} {{champion:40}} way more useful in team fights. That isn't to say the tanky supports can't do anything, hell they could also build these items ... but the _synergy_ definitely favors the kind of supports whom heal, shield, and grant mobility to their teammates. This isn't including that supports like {{champion:63}} {{champion:143}} {{champion:161}} are high picks because they dish out so much damage, despite being supports. I've been winning way more Ranked games using champions like {{champion:16}} and {{champion:267}} because they offer so much sustain and the amount of healing done can negate a lot of the damage dealt to my teammates, while say champions like {{champion:89}} and {{champion:12}} can only CC the carries, tank a bit ... but unable to provide that sustain. Keep in mind they can build the same items, but ... the healers and enchanters benefit far more for using such items. This isn't including the fact i'll never truly be a true tank when going support ... the top {{champion:57}} can build {{item:3068}} {{item:3742}} {{item:3143}} {{item:3065}} {{item:3047}} {{item:3025}} but if we, the support tanks, did this ... we'd be sacrificing {{item:2045}} {{item:3107}} {{item:3401}} {{item:3050}} {{item:3512}}'s, ect. that would help your team out. While these items do help you get armor, MR, and healing ... it's not going to make you tanky enough to stay alive long enough in fights, but those supports who can enchant / heal / shield people, they're able to keep everyone alive and not die since they don't have to risk taking ... just keep your ADC / carry alive and the problem fixes itself. > **Too Long; Didn't Read Version:** If you ask me to go as a Tanky Support, i'm rather obligated to instead go {{champion:267}} {{champion:16}} {{champion:40}} {{champion:117}} because the new support items makes them more relevant / useful compared to the other supports. Then you have champions like {{champion:63}} {{champion:143}} that can solo your carry and kill them instantly. I just feel personally, i've had way more success with these champions than my main {{champion:89}} which I have almost 600k mastery on and that truly hurts me. Hell, even when I play champs like {{champion:53}} and {{champion:412}}, i'm not able to do my job when the enchanters can heal / shield their team to the point it almost negates the damage my team does. Hopefully the mid season or 2017 gives the tanky supports some love, cause clearly Colossus and Bond of Stones aren't what they used to be (useful, but not enough to match the synergy of {{item:3107}} {{item:3504}} with enchanter support's kits)
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