Maokai Runes
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Jungle

Maokai Runes

Sap Magic
Bramble Smash
Q
Twisted Advance
W
Sapling Toss
E
Nature's Grasp
R
Tank
Tank
384/258
Win/Loss
2%
Pick Rate
45%
Ban Rate
Distribution of Maokai runes

Maokai Phase Rush

Phase Rush
Domination
Domination
Phase Rush
Sorcery
Sorcery
Summon Aery
0%
Arcane Comet
<1%
Phase Rush
>99%
Nullifying Orb
3%
Manaflow Band
2%
Nimbus Cloak
95%
Transcendence
88%
Celerity
10%
Absolute Focus
1%
Scorch
2%
Waterwalking
97%
Gathering Storm
1%
Domination
Domination
Cheap Shot
93%
Taste of Blood
0%
Sudden Impact
0%
Zombie Ward
7%
Ghost Poro
0%
Eyeball Collection
0%
Treasure Hunter
97%
Ingenious Hunter
0%
Relentless Hunter
2%
Ultimate Hunter
1%
3%
34%
70%
90%
<1%
0%
29%
59%
14%
51%
578
Runes
Sorcery
Sorcery
Summon Aery
Arcane Comet
Phase Rush
Nullifying Orb
Manaflow Band
Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence
Celerity
Absolute Focus
Scorch
Waterwalking
Gathering Storm
Domination
Domination
Cheap Shot
Taste of Blood
Sudden Impact
Zombie Ward
Ghost Poro
Eyeball Collection
Treasure Hunter
Ingenious Hunter
Relentless Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
This is a Maokai runes set, which fits very well. To complement the selected runes you should visit Maokai Build.
Keystone Rune
Phase Rush
67%
29%
3%
Rune Path Trend
Phase Rush
Domination
13.1
51%
Phase Rush
Domination
12.23
64%
12.22
50%

Maokai Runes explained

There's one set of runes for Maokai on patch 13.1 that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Maokai rune paths on the position Jungle Jungle are Sorcery Sorcery as the primary path and Domination Domination as the secondary path with a pick rate of 53%. Besides picking runes on Maokai you should learn how to play Maokai and if you are interested in pro matches take a look on how a pro builds Maokai. If you want to discuss Maokai Maokai then you should visit the champion subreddit.

Maokai runes from primary path

Sorcery Sorcery empoweres abilities of Maokai and increases the available champion resources. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that Phase Rush Phase Rush is the best keystone rune to run on Maokai Maokai. Phase Rush Phase Rush offers more flexibility and options to betake oneself in and out of danger, which can be helpful since that's essentially the main playstyle of Maokai. Other primary runes on Maokai are Nimbus Cloak Nimbus Cloak, Transcendence Transcendence and Waterwalking Waterwalking.

Nimbus Cloak Nimbus Cloak, which grants movement speed upon using a summoner spell, works amazingly well with junglers in particular as they take the shortest cooldown summoner spell, Smite. Transcendence Transcendence for some more Ability Haste. Waterwalking Waterwalking grants movement speed in the river, which helps Maokai get around the map quicker. The extra damage will also help in those all important dragon and baron fights.

Maokai runes from secondary path

When it comes to your secondary path, most Maokai Maokai players prefer to go with Domination Domination. Domination Domination improves burst damage and assassination tools on Maokai. On the Domination Domination path, the best runes for Maokai are Treasure Hunter Treasure Hunter and Cheap Shot Cheap Shot.

Treasure Hunter Treasure Hunter is the final rune of the Domination Domination path. This rune gives Maokai additional gold for takedowns. The additional gold is nothing to scoff at and can mean the difference between winning or losing a battle. Maokai will gain an additional 70 gold for the first takedown. Maokai acquires Bounty Hunter Stacks, which Maokai may use to get more takedowns. This rune's power will grow tremendously, and Maokai will become wealthy like never been before. Each time a fresh stack of Bounty Hunter Stacks is consumed, Maokai will get an additional twenty gold. Cheap Shot Cheap Shot makes you deal more damage to enemies with impaired movement, which has great synergy with the setup of Maokai.

FAQ for Maokai Runes

Which is the best keystone rune on Maokai?

The best keystone rune on Maokai is Phase Rush Phase Rush. This Maokai runes setup is then referred as Maokai Phase Rush.

What runes does Maokai use?

Runes from the paths Sorcery Sorcery and Domination Domination are the most used runes on Maokai. For the exact pick rates of Maokai runes used, you have to study the rune distribution presented.