Pyke Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Pyke on patch
11.19that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Pyke Runes on the position Support are
Domination as the primary path and
Resolve as the secondary path with a pick rate of 43%. Besides runes you should take a look on Pyke Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Pyke Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Pyke then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Pyke
Domination improves burst damage and assassination tools on Pyke. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Hail of Blades is the best keystone rune to run on
Pyke. This keystone rune helps you to win short damage trades in your lane by increasing your attackspeed at the beginning of a fight. This is usually followed up by taking
Zombie Ward and
Cheap Shot makes you deal more damage to enemies with impaired movement, which has great synergy with the setup of Pyke.
Zombie Ward helps you to expand your vision on the map. Vision is very crucial in LoL and helps you to avoid unnecessary deaths.
Ultimate Hunter scales up Pyke ultimate haste on every unique champion takedown.
Secondary path on Pyke
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Pyke players prefer to go with
Resolve empowers the survivability of Pyke and increases the tankiness. On the
Resolve path, the best runes for Pyke are
Unflinching inceases Pyke tenacity based on your missing health.
Bone Plating make Pyke overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.