The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Kindred builds come out of our analysis of 353,456 recently ranked Kindred games. Only the best win rate Kindred builds that are also in common use are recommended. Since we have so many matches in our data, we are confident that we can generate the highest quality builds to help you win your next game!
If you are looking for more champion specific build advice and strategies, feel free to read our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to see Kindred builds tailored to a particular division, select a different division from the dropdown menu located above. In that case, the recommended Kindred build will be based on that tier's meta gameplay.
Best Kindred Runes
If you are fighting a mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Ravenous Hunter, and Eyeball Collection runes. In recent matches, they won the greatest fraction of theirs matches when built with these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a different enemy team comp, such as an AD centric or a tank focused team, you should instead look further down to view the best Kindred runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Kindred Build
The most essential items to use in your Kindred build include: Galeforce, Infinity Edge, Essence Reaver, and The Collector. Yet, like our rune recommendations, you can also find great, focused, Kindred item builds below for the specific enemy team composition you are facing in your ongoing game. Players who added these pieces in their builds had a higher winrate than players who went for other builds for Kindred.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Kindred
- Dance of Arrows allows Kindred to jump through walls.
- Use Wolf's Frenzy in the middle of a teamfight because Kindred's wolf will attack enemies within the AOE for 8.5 seconds.