Aphelios Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Aphelios on patch
11.19that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Aphelios Runes on the position Adc are
Precision as the primary path and
Domination as the secondary path with a pick rate of 90%. Besides runes you should take a look on Aphelios Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Aphelios Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Aphelios then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Aphelios
Precision improves attack and sustained damage on Aphelios troughout the match. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Conqueror is the best keystone rune to run on
Aphelios. This keystone rune provides additional power in the later stages of a game. As soon as
Conqueror is fully charged, Aphelios deals additional damage and gains life steal. This is usually followed up by taking
Presence of Mind,
Legend: Bloodline and
Presence of Mind helps Aphelios with the mana problems by restoring missing mana, if a champion is killed.
Legend: Bloodline gives life steal, which aids in winning damage trades and fights in the later stages of the match. If the enemy team consists of multiple tanks, then the rune
Cut Down is the best choice.
Secondary path on Aphelios
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Aphelios players prefer to go with
Domination improves burst damage and assassination tools on Aphelios. On the
Domination path, the best runes for Aphelios are
Ravenous Hunter and
Taste of Blood.
Ravenous Hunter is the final rune of the
Domination path. This rune gives some survivability during short fights and damage trades during the laning phase. The additional health is nothing to scoff at and can mean the difference between winning or losing a battle.
Taste of Blood heals Aphelios as soon as you damage an opposing champion.