Vladimir Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Vladimir on patch
11.19that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Vladimir Runes on the position Top are
Sorcery as the primary path and
Inspiration as the secondary path with a pick rate of 44%. Besides runes you should take a look on Vladimir Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Vladimir Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Vladimir then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Vladimir
Sorcery empoweres abilities of Vladimir and increases the available champion resources. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Phase Rush is the best keystone rune to run on
Phase Rush offers more flexibility and options to betake oneself in and out of danger, which can be helpful since that's essentially the main playstyle of Vladimir. This is usually followed up by taking
Nimbus Cloak, which grants movement speed upon using a summoner spell, works amazingly well with junglers in particular as they take the shortest cooldown summoner spell,
Transcendence for some more Ability Haste.
Gathering Storm increases your late game power.
Secondary path on Vladimir
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Vladimir players prefer to go with
Inspiration opens creative opportunities on Vladimir troughout the match. On the
Inspiration path, the best runes for Vladimir are
Cosmic Insight and
Cosmic Insight grants summoner spell and item haste.
Magical Footwear allows players to focus on those essential core items without the need to spend the additional 300 gold on boots.