Olaf Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Olaf on patch
11.8that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Olaf Runes on the position Jungle are
Precision as the primary path and
Inspiration as the secondary path with a pick rate of 91%. Besides runes you should take a look on Olaf Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Olaf Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Olaf then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Olaf
Precision improves attack and sustained damage on Olaf 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
Olaf. This keystone rune provides additional power in the later stages of a game. As soon as
Conqueror is fully charged, Olaf deals additional damage and gains life steal. This is usually followed up by taking
Legend: Alacrity and
Triumph restores on Olaf a part of missing health and award bonus gold, if a champion is killed.
Legend: Alacrity grants additional attack speed to Olaf. With
Last Stand you deal more damage while you are at low health.
Secondary path on Olaf
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Olaf players prefer to go with
Inspiration opens creative opportunities on Olaf troughout the match. On the
Inspiration path, the best runes for Olaf are
Approach Velocity and
Olaf gains bonus movement speed by
Approach Velocity, while moving toward enemy champions that are immobilized or slowed. This rune is perfect to follow up engages by your teammates.
Biscuit Delivery is a great rune for laning as it gives additional health and mana, which can help in more aggressive lanes.