Bard Runes
B
Sup

Bard Runes

Traveler's Call
Cosmic Binding
Q
Caretaker's Shrine
W
Magical Journey
E
Tempered Fate
R
Support
Support
6/9
Win/Loss
<1%
Pick Rate
11%
Ban Rate

Resolve + Domination as Bard Runes

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2
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Resolve
Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
0%
Aftershock
0%
Guardian
100%
Demolish
16%
Font of Life
83%
Shield Bash
<1%
Conditioning
17%
Second Wind
25%
Bone Plating
59%
Overgrowth
3%
Revitalize
33%
Unflinching
63%
Domination
Domination
Cheap Shot
<1%
Taste of Blood
0%
Sudden Impact
0%
Zombie Ward
92%
Ghost Poro
0%
Eyeball Collection
8%
Ravenous Hunter
0%
Ingenious Hunter
0%
Relentless Hunter
82%
Ultimate Hunter
18%
Offense
12%
Offense
59%
Offense
31%
Offense
21%
Flex
27%
Flex
51%
Defense
<1%
Flex
75%
Flex
23%
84%
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Bard Runes explained

There's one set of runes for Bard on patch

11.8
that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Bard Runes on the position Sup Support are
Resolve
Resolve as the primary path and
Domination
Domination as the secondary path with a pick rate of 83%. Besides runes you should take a look on Bard Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Bard Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Bard
Bard then you should visit the champion subreddit.

Primary path on Bard

Resolve
Resolve empowers the survivability of Bard and increases the tankiness. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Guardian
Guardian is the best keystone rune to run on
Bard
Bard. This keystone rune grants a shield to your teammate and towards your own, as soon as one of you gets damage by an enemy champion. This is usually followed up by taking
Font of Life
Font of Life,
Bone Plating
Bone Plating and
Unflinching
Unflinching.

Font of Life
Font of Life provides your teammates with more sustain by healing them whenever they attack a champion whose movement you've recently impaired.
Bone Plating
Bone Plating make Bard overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.
Unflinching
Unflinching inceases Bard tenacity based on your missing health.

Secondary path on Bard

When it comes to your secondary path, most

Bard
Bard players prefer to go with
Domination
Domination.
Domination
Domination improves burst damage and assassination tools on Bard. On the
Domination
Domination path, the best runes for Bard are
Zombie Ward
Zombie Ward and
Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter.

Zombie Ward
Zombie Ward helps you to expand your vision on the map. Vision is very crucial in LoL and helps you to avoid unnecessary deaths.
Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter increases your movement speed out of combat due to every unique champion takedown.