Riven Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Riven on patch
11.19that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Riven Runes on the position Top are
Precision as the primary path and
Resolve as the secondary path with a pick rate of 64%. Besides runes you should take a look on Riven Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Riven Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Riven then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Riven
Precision improves attack and sustained damage on Riven 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
Riven. This keystone rune provides additional power in the later stages of a game. As soon as
Conqueror is fully charged, Riven deals additional damage and gains life steal. This is usually followed up by taking
Legend: Tenacity and
Triumph restores on Riven a part of missing health and award bonus gold, if a champion is killed. Riven gains extra Tenacity with every additional stage of
Legend: Tenacity. With
Last Stand you deal more damage while you are at low health.
Secondary path on Riven
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Riven players prefer to go with
Resolve empowers the survivability of Riven and increases the tankiness. On the
Resolve path, the best runes for Riven are
Unflinching inceases Riven tenacity based on your missing health.
Bone Plating make Riven overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.