The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Malphite builds result from our analysis of 130,084 recently ranked Malphite games. Only the highest win rate Malphite builds that are also in common use are advised. Since we have so many matches in our data, we are quite confident that we can provide the highest quality builds to help you win your next round!
To find more champion specific build guidance and advice, please take a look at our guide to playing with Malphite farther down on the page. Additionally, to view the best Malphite build designed for a different skill level, please select a different skill tier from the dropdown above. The recommended Malphite builds will update to capture that skill level’s meta.
Best Malphite Runes
If you are facing a mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Conditioning, Revitalize, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his games when built with these runes. Yet, if you are fighting a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AD focused or a tank centric team, you should instead glance further down to view the best Malphite runes to win your particular game.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Malphite Build
The best items to incorporate into your Malphite build are: Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, Gargoyle Stoneplate, and Titanic Hydra. Yet, like our rune setups, you can also find great, dedicated, Malphite item builds further down for the particular enemy team composition you are battling in your current game. Those who added these pieces in their builds had a better winrate than players who used other builds for Malphite.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Malphite
- Malphite is an extremely tanky champion with high armor and sustainability. Get armor and health items to further improve his sustain.
- Use his ultimate, Unstoppable Force, to initiate teamfights and knock their entire team into the air.