Karthus Build

Karthus Build

Win Rate

48%

Popularity

1.2%

Ban Rate

0.4%

K / D / A

7 / 7 / 8



Health 550 - 2,029 Mana 467 - 977 Damage 46 - 101
Armor 18 - 78 Magic Resist 30 - 39 Move Speed 335

Health

550 - 2029

Mana

467 - 977

Damage

46 - 101

Move Speed

335

Armor

18 - 78

Magic Resist

30 - 39

Role Win Rate Popularity
Jungle 47.6%
69.1%
Mid 48.9%
19.2%
Bottom 52.0%
5.3%
Top 49.0%
4.1%
Support 47.0%
2.3%

Karthus Guide Summary

In the current meta, Karthus is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (95%). Karthus has the 29th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 37). Prioritize completing Enchantment: Runic Echoes early in your Karthus build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Karthus is most dominant in the late game, with a 50.2% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 48.1% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Karthus Build!

Best Items for Karthus Builds


vs AD Team Comp

vs AP Team Comp


vs CC Team Comp

vs Tanky Team Comp

Best Karthus Runes


Overall

Versus Select Team Comp

Summon Aery Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Manaflow Band
Transcendence Transcendence
Scorch Scorch
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Versus Select Team Comp
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Last Stand Last Stand
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Last Stand Last Stand
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind

Karthus Stats

Karthus Win Rate Over Time


Bronze Karthus Build

Bronze Karthus Build

Win Rate

48%

Popularity

1.0%

Ban Rate

0.1%

K / D / A

7 / 7 / 8



Health 550 - 2,029 Mana 467 - 977 Damage 46 - 101
Armor 18 - 78 Magic Resist 30 - 39 Move Speed 335

Health

550 - 2029

Mana

467 - 977

Damage

46 - 101

Move Speed

335

Armor

18 - 78

Magic Resist

30 - 39

Role Win Rate Popularity
Jungle 47.9%
62.7%
Mid 49.4%
23.4%
Top 48.2%
5.5%
Bottom 51.4%
4.5%
Support 48.1%
3.8%

Karthus Guide Summary

In the current meta, Karthus is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (95%). Karthus has the 27th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 37). Prioritize completing Rod of Ages early in your Karthus build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Karthus is most dominant in the late game, with a 51.0% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 48.4% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Karthus Build!

Best Items for Karthus Builds in Bronze Tier


vs AD Team Comp

vs AP Team Comp


vs CC Team Comp

vs Tanky Team Comp

Best Karthus Runes (Bronze)


Overall

Versus Select Team Comp

Arcane Comet Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Manaflow Band
Transcendence Transcendence
Gathering Storm Gathering Storm
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Ultimate Hunter
Versus Select Team Comp
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Magical Footwear Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Cosmic Insight
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Magical Footwear Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Cosmic Insight
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand

Karthus Stats

Bronze Karthus Win Rate Over Time


Silver Karthus Build

Silver Karthus Build

Win Rate

48%

Popularity

1.1%

Ban Rate

0.3%

K / D / A

7 / 7 / 9



Health 550 - 2,029 Mana 467 - 977 Damage 46 - 101
Armor 18 - 78 Magic Resist 30 - 39 Move Speed 335

Health

550 - 2029

Mana

467 - 977

Damage

46 - 101

Move Speed

335

Armor

18 - 78

Magic Resist

30 - 39

Role Win Rate Popularity
Jungle 46.9%
68.6%
Mid 48.9%
20.7%
Bottom 51.7%
4.7%
Top 48.9%
3.8%
Support 46.2%
2.3%

Karthus Guide Summary

In the current meta, Karthus is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (95%). Karthus has the 30th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 37). Prioritize completing Rod of Ages early in your Karthus build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Karthus is most dominant in the late game, with a 49.9% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 47.6% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Karthus Build!

Best Items for Karthus Builds in Silver Tier


vs AD Team Comp

vs AP Team Comp


vs CC Team Comp

vs Tanky Team Comp

Best Karthus Runes (Silver)


Overall

Versus Select Team Comp

Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Versus Select Team Comp
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Magical Footwear Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Cosmic Insight
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand

Karthus Stats

Silver Karthus Win Rate Over Time


Gold Karthus Build

Gold Karthus Build

Win Rate

48%

Popularity

1.2%

Ban Rate

0.4%

K / D / A

7 / 7 / 8



Health 550 - 2,029 Mana 467 - 977 Damage 46 - 101
Armor 18 - 78 Magic Resist 30 - 39 Move Speed 335

Health

550 - 2029

Mana

467 - 977

Damage

46 - 101

Move Speed

335

Armor

18 - 78

Magic Resist

30 - 39

Role Win Rate Popularity
Jungle 47.0%
72.6%
Mid 48.1%
16.9%
Bottom 51.4%
5.7%
Top 49.9%
3.4%
Support 45.0%
1.4%

Karthus Guide Summary

In the current meta, Karthus is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (95%). Karthus has the 32nd highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 36). Prioritize completing Enchantment: Runic Echoes early in your Karthus build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Karthus is most dominant in the late game, with a 51.9% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 47.5% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Karthus Build!

Best Items for Karthus Builds in Gold Tier


vs AD Team Comp

vs AP Team Comp


vs CC Team Comp

vs Tanky Team Comp

Best Karthus Runes (Gold)


Overall

Versus Select Team Comp

Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Last Stand Last Stand
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Versus Select Team Comp
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Zombie Ward Zombie Ward
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace

Karthus Stats

Gold Karthus Win Rate Over Time


Pro Karthus Build

Pro Karthus Build

Win Rate

50%

Popularity

1.7%

Ban Rate

1.6%

K / D / A

7 / 6 / 8



Health 550 - 2,029 Mana 467 - 977 Damage 46 - 101
Armor 18 - 78 Magic Resist 30 - 39 Move Speed 335

Health

550 - 2029

Mana

467 - 977

Damage

46 - 101

Move Speed

335

Armor

18 - 78

Magic Resist

30 - 39

Role Win Rate Popularity
Jungle 49.4%
77.5%
Mid 49.0%
11.8%
Bottom 53.8%
7.3%
Top 50.7%
2.7%
Support 46.4%
0.7%

Karthus Guide Summary

In the current meta, Karthus is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (95%). Karthus has the 26th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 35). Prioritize completing Enchantment: Runic Echoes early in your Karthus build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Karthus is most dominant in the late game, with a 53.5% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 49.7% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Karthus Build!

Best Items for Karthus Builds in Pro Tiers


vs AD Team Comp

vs AP Team Comp


vs CC Team Comp

vs Tanky Team Comp

Best Karthus Runes (Pro)


Overall

Versus Select Team Comp

Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Coup de Grace Coup de Grace
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Versus Select Team Comp
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand
Dark Harvest Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Presence of Mind
Last Stand Last Stand

Karthus Stats

Pro Karthus Win Rate Over Time


Playing as Karthus

  • Lay Waste is a powerful skillshot that takes practice to perfect. It's worth it though because it can give you a significant advantage in mid lane.
  • Wall of Pain can be used to slow down enemies during teamfights or when someone helps gank your lane.

Playing against Karthus

  • Try to pick of Karthus before teamfights because he excels at dealing damage and being in the thick of the battle.

Our Methods

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using both conventional statistics and advanced machine learning algorithms to bring you the most accurate Karthus guide. If you would like to check out the best pro Karthus build, click on the Platinum link at the top. If you have any questions or recommendations for how we can make this site more informative for you, please reach out to us at admin@mobachampion.com. See you on the Rift!