The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We set our Malphite build suggestions by analyzing 1,025,635 recently ranked League rounds with him in them. We only recommend the highest winrate Malphite builds that have been built by ranked gamers enough times for us to suggest them. With so many games in our dataset, we are quite confident in our provided builds.
If you are looking for more focused build advice and strategies, you should take a look at our guide farther down on the page. Additionally, to see the best Malphite build from a different skill division, you can select a different skill tier from the dropdown above. The calculated Malphite builds will update to characterize that division’s meta.
Best Malphite Runes
If you are fighting a varied enemy team comp, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Scorch, Overgrowth, and Bone Plating runes. In recent matches, he won the largest fraction of his games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a different enemy team composition, such as an AD heavy or a tank heavy team, you should instead browse below to get the best Malphite runes to defeat your particular enemy team.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Malphite Build
The most essential items to use in your Malphite build are: Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, Gargoyle Stoneplate, and Titanic Hydra. Yet, as with our rune suggestions, you can also find quality, focused, Malphite item builds further down for the specific enemy team comp you are facing in your current match. Players who added these pieces in their kits had a much higher winrate than those who tried for other Malphite builds.
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.