Hecarim Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Hecarim on patch
11.15that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Hecarim Runes on the position Jungle are
Precision as the primary path and
Domination as the secondary path with a pick rate of 48%. Besides runes you should take a look on Hecarim Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Hecarim Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Hecarim then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Hecarim
Precision improves attack and sustained damage on Hecarim 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
Hecarim. This keystone rune provides additional power in the later stages of a game. As soon as
Conqueror is fully charged, Hecarim deals additional damage and gains life steal. This is usually followed up by taking
Legend: Tenacity and
Coup de Grace.
Triumph restores on Hecarim a part of missing health and award bonus gold, if a champion is killed. Hecarim gains extra Tenacity with every additional stage of
Legend: Tenacity. Hecarim deals with
Coup de Grace more damage to targets with low health.
Secondary path on Hecarim
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Hecarim players prefer to go with
Domination improves burst damage and assassination tools on Hecarim. On the
Domination path, the best runes for Hecarim are
Ravenous Hunter and
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.
Sudden Impact increases your damage after dashing or being invisible. This is due to how easy it is to activate on Hecarim with the amount of ways he has to dash, jump or going invisible. The additional lethality helps to take down the priority targets that much easier.