Maokai Runes
A
Sup

Maokai Runes

Sap Magic
Bramble Smash
Q
Twisted Advance
W
Sapling Toss
E
Nature's Grasp
R
Tank
Tank
0/1
Win/Loss
<1%
Pick Rate
<1%
Ban Rate

Resolve + Inspiration as Maokai Runes

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Resolve
Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
0%
Aftershock
100%
Guardian
0%
Demolish
5%
Font of Life
95%
Shield Bash
0%
Conditioning
0%
Second Wind
14%
Bone Plating
86%
Overgrowth
5%
Revitalize
0%
Unflinching
95%
Inspiration
Inspiration
Hextech Flashtraption
5%
Magical Footwear
0%
Perfect Timing
0%
Future's Market
0%
Minion Dematerializer
0%
Biscuit Delivery
95%
Cosmic Insight
33%
Approach Velocity
0%
Time Warp Tonic
67%
Offense
5%
Offense
38%
Offense
57%
Offense
14%
Flex
86%
Flex
0%
Defense
0%
Flex
33%
Flex
67%
91%
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Maokai Runes explained

There's one set of runes for Maokai on patch

11.8
that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Maokai Runes on the position Sup Support are
Resolve
Resolve as the primary path and
Inspiration
Inspiration as the secondary path with a pick rate of 91%. Besides runes you should take a look on Maokai Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Maokai Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Maokai
Maokai then you should visit the champion subreddit.

Primary path on Maokai

Resolve
Resolve empowers the survivability of Maokai and increases the tankiness. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Aftershock
Aftershock is the best keystone rune to run on
Maokai
Maokai. This keystone rune bulks you up, increasing both armour and magic resistance, once you immobilized a champion.
Aftershock
Aftershock synergises both with the sheer amount of crowd control Maokai possesses and the need to be tanky as soon as you engage. 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 Maokai overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.
Unflinching
Unflinching inceases Maokai tenacity based on your missing health.

Secondary path on Maokai

When it comes to your secondary path, most

Maokai
Maokai players prefer to go with
Inspiration
Inspiration.
Inspiration
Inspiration opens creative opportunities on Maokai troughout the match. On the
Inspiration
Inspiration path, the best runes for Maokai are
Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery and
Time Warp Tonic
Time Warp Tonic.

Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery is a great rune for laning as it gives additional health and mana, which can help in more aggressive lanes.
Time Warp Tonic
Time Warp Tonic gives you additional sustain by boosting your
Health Potion and
Total Biscuit of Everlasting Will.