Katarina Build
D
Mid

Katarina Build

Q
W
E
R
Assassin
Assassin
1/0
Win/Loss
<1%
Pick Rate
12%
Ban Rate

Matchups

Katarina is strong against
61%
58%
58%
58%
Katarina is weak against
44%
46%
47%
47%

Early Katarina Build

Summoner Spells
75%
18
Starter Items
46%
11
Starter Trinket
98%
24
Item
First
Second
48%
11

Katarina Item Build

Mythic Item
57%
13
Item Buy Order
Two
Three
32%
7
Core Items
52%
13
52%
13
35%
9
Final Boots
85%
20
Final Trinket
54%
13

Abilities

Spell Skill Priority
Q
E
W
77%
19
Q
W
E
R

Runes

Domination + Precision
1
2
3
Domination
Precision

How to build Katarina

Katarina – the Sinister Blade – is based on our LoL Tier List on patch
11.4
a S-Tier Mid Mid champion. Based on ranked matches from summoners with a PLATINUM+ tier,
Katarina has a win rate of
51.2%
, a pick rate of
9.1%
, a ban rate of
21.4%
and an average KDA Ratio of
2.4
, which shows that the
Assassin is in an excellent spot in the current meta. If you want to build and play
Katarina on your matches, keep in mind that this champion is mechanically advanced to play in LoL. The upcoming Katarina Mid Build is the most popular build picked by many Pros.

Pregame Build

In champion select you need to choose your

Katarina runes and summoner spells. The best Katarina Runes
11.4
on the position Mid Mid are
Domination as the primary path and
Precision as the secondary path. The most supportive
Katarina keystone rune is
Electrocute.
Teleport and
Ignite are the summoner spells, which fits this LoL Katarina Build the most.

Item Build on Katarina

The starter items for the best Katarina Build on patch

11.4
are
Dark Seal,
Refillable Potion, and a
Stealth Ward as the trinket. 42% of all Katarina Probuilds include
Hextech Rocketbelt as the favoured mythic item. As the game progresses, the most popular
Katarina items are
Hextech Rocketbelt and
Nashor's Tooth.
Sorcerer's Shoes are the most bought
Katarina boots by Pros. This Katarina Build will immensely increase your chances to gain LP and to climb the leaderboard in LoL.

Katarina Abilities

At the beginning of a match start to skill the ability

Bouncing Blade on
Katarina. As the match progresses, it is best to maximise
Bouncing Blade into
Shunpo and at last
Preparation.
Bouncing Blade is a very strong ability of
Katarina in order to build up a lead and dominate your opponents. The passive is called
Voracity and there is no need to set it manually on a Katarina Build.

Select one of the abilities below in order to start a clip of the ability:
Q
W
E
R
Voracity

Whenever an enemy champion dies that Katarina has damaged recently, her remaining ability cooldowns are dramatically reduced.

If Katarina picks up a Dagger, she uses it to slash through all nearby enemies, dealing magic damage.

Biography

Decisive in judgment and lethal in combat, Katarina is a Noxian assassin of the highest caliber. Eldest daughter to the legendary General Du Couteau, she made her talents known with swift kills against unsuspecting enemies. Her fiery ambition has driven her to pursue heavily-guarded targets, even at the risk of endangering her allies—but no matter the mission, Katarina will not hesitate to execute her duty amid a whirlwind of serrated daggers.

Read Katarina's bio

Available Skins

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