Riven Build
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Riven Build

Runic Blade
Broken Wings
Q
Ki Burst
W
Valor
E
Blade of the Exile
R
Fighter
Fighter
0/1
Win/Loss
<1%
Pick Rate
4%
Ban Rate

Matchups

Riven is strong against
57%
55%
55%
55%
55%
Gangplank
54%
Kayle
54%
Sion
54%
Gwen
54%
Jax
53%
Nasus
53%
Shyvana
53%
Gnar
52%
Jayce
51%
Gragas
50%
Teemo
50%
Sejuani
50%
Camille
50%
Darius
50%
Ornn
50%
Riven is weak against
Volibear
46%
Urgot
47%
Illaoi
47%
Poppy
48%
Garen
48%
Shen
48%
Kled
48%
Renekton
49%
Tryndamere
49%
Mordekaiser
49%
Aatrox
49%
Wukong
49%
Sett
49%
Olaf
49%
Fiora
50%
Pantheon
50%
Ornn
50%
Darius
50%
Camille
50%
Sejuani
50%

Early Riven Build

Summoner Spells
FlashIgnite
76%
20
Flash
22%
6
Ignite
2%
1
Starter Items
Long Sword
Health Potion
3
39%
10
Health Potion
29%
8
Health Potion
20%
5
Starter Trinket
Stealth Ward
100%
26
Item
First
Second
Goredrinker
65%
17
Divine Sunderer
20%
5
Black Cleaver
6%
2

Riven Item Build

Mythic Item
Goredrinker
70%
18
Divine Sunderer
20%
5
Eclipse
6%
2
Item Buy Order
Two
Three
Goredrinker
Black Cleaver
36%
9
Divine Sunderer
Black Cleaver
21%
5
Goredrinker
Death's Dance
15%
4
Core Items
Black Cleaver
73%
19
Goredrinker
69%
18
Death's Dance
31%
8
Divine Sunderer
20%
5
Chempunk Chainsword
18%
5
Maw of Malmortius
12%
3
Guardian Angel
10%
3
Serylda's Grudge
8%
2
Eclipse
6%
2
Final Boots
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
76%
20
14%
4
10%
3
Final Trinket
Stealth Ward
41%
11
39%
10
20%
5

Abilities

Spell Skill Priority
Broken Wings
Q
Valor
E
Ki Burst
W
94%
24
Broken Wings
Q
Ki Burst
W
Valor
E
6%
2
Broken Wings
Q
Ki Burst
W
Valor
E
Blade of the Exile
R

Runes

Precision + Resolve
1
2
3
Precision
Precision
Press the Attack
Lethal Tempo
Fleet Footwork
Conqueror
Overheal
Triumph
Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace
Cut Down
Last Stand
Resolve
Resolve
Demolish
Font of Life
Shield Bash
Conditioning
Second Wind
Bone Plating
Overgrowth
Revitalize
Unflinching
Offense
Offense
Offense
Offense
Flex
Flex
Defense
Flex
Flex

How to play Riven

Riven
Riven – the Exile – is based on our LoL Tier List on patch
12.14
a A-Tier Top Top champion. Based on ranked matches from summoners with a PLATINUM+ tier,
Riven
Riven has a win rate of
51.1%
, a pick rate of
4.8%
, a ban rate of
2%
and an average KDA Ratio of
0.0
, which shows that the
Fighter
Fighter is in a good spot in the current meta of season 12. If you want to learn how to play Riven on your matches, keep in mind that this champion is mechanically advanced to play in LoL. This Riven guide will give you also an understanding on how to beat Riven. The upcoming LoL Riven Top Build is the most popular build picked by many Pros.

Pregame Build

In champion select you need to choose your

Riven
Riven runes and summoner spells. The best Riven Top Runes
12.14
are
Precision
Precision as the primary path and
Resolve
Resolve as the secondary path. The most supportive
Riven
Riven keystone rune is
Conqueror
Conqueror.
Flash
Flash and
Ignite
Ignite are the summoner spells, which fits this LoL Riven Build the most.

Item Build on Riven

The starter items for the best Riven Build on patch

12.14
are
Long Sword
Long Sword,
Health Potion
Health Potion,
Health Potion
Health Potion,
Health Potion
Health Potion, and a
Stealth Ward
Stealth Ward as the trinket. 70% of all Riven Probuilds include
Goredrinker
Goredrinker as the favoured mythic item. As the game progresses, the most popular
Riven
Riven items are
Black Cleaver
Black Cleaver and
Goredrinker
Goredrinker.
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Ionian Boots of Lucidity are the most bought
Riven
Riven boots by Pros. This Riven Build will immensely increase your chances to gain LP and to climb the leaderboard in LoL.

Riven Abilities

At the beginning of a match start to skill the ability

Broken Wings
Broken Wings on
Riven
Riven. As the match progresses, it is best to maximise
Broken Wings
Broken Wings into
Valor
Valor and at last
Ki Burst
Ki Burst.
Broken Wings
Broken Wings is a very strong ability of
Riven
Riven in order to build up a lead and dominate your opponents. The passive is called
Runic Blade
Runic Blade and there is no need to set it manually on a Riven Build.

Select one of the abilities below in order to start a clip of the ability:
Runic Blade
Broken Wings
Q
Ki Burst
W
Valor
E
Blade of the Exile
R
Runic Blade

Riven's abilities charge her blade, and her basic attacks expend charges to deal an additional damage.

Biography

Once a swordmaster in the warhosts of Noxus, Riven rose through the ranks on the strength of her conviction and brutal efficiency, and was rewarded with a legendary runic blade and a warband of her own. However, on the Ionian front, Riven’s faith in her nation was tested and ultimately broken. She severed all ties to the empire, seeking to find her place in a shattered world, even as rumors abounded that Noxus had been reforged. Now forced to return in chains, she faces the judgment of her former homeland...

Read Riven's bio

Available Riven Skins

Besides the Riven build you can select a skin for Riven. The best Riven skins you can find below.

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