Rakan Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Rakan on patch
11.8that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Rakan Runes on the position Support are
Resolve as the primary path and
Inspiration as the secondary path with a pick rate of 48%. Besides runes you should take a look on Rakan Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Rakan Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Rakan then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Rakan
Resolve empowers the survivability of Rakan and increases the tankiness. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Guardian is the best keystone rune to run on
Rakan. This keystone rune grants a shield to your teammate and towards your own, as soon as one of you gets damage by an enemy champion. This is usually followed up by taking
Font of Life,
Bone Plating and
Font of Life provides your teammates with more sustain by healing them whenever they attack a champion whose movement you've recently impaired.
Bone Plating make Rakan overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.
Unflinching inceases Rakan tenacity based on your missing health.
Secondary path on Rakan
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Rakan players prefer to go with
Inspiration opens creative opportunities on Rakan troughout the match. On the
Inspiration path, the best runes for Rakan are
Cosmic Insight and
Cosmic Insight grants summoner spell and item haste.
Biscuit Delivery is a great rune for laning as it gives additional health and mana, which can help in more aggressive lanes.