Wukong Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition

LoL Champion


505,566 LoL Matches Analyzed

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We came up with our Wukong build recommendations by analyzing 505,566 recently ranked League of Legends rounds with him in them. We only recommend the highest winrate Wukong builds that have been used by ranked League players enough times for us to advise them. With so many games in our data, we are quite confident in our provided builds.

If you would like more focused build advice and strategies, please read our guide to playing with Wukong farther down on the page. Additionally, Wukong builds dedicated to a particular skill tier can be seen by choosing another rank from the dropdown menu found above. The suggested Wukong build will be specific to that division’s meta.

Best Wukong Runes

If you are playing a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Transcendence, and Nimbus Cloak runes. In recent matches, he won the greatest percentage of his games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a more homogenous enemy team comp, such as an AD centric or a CC centric team, you should instead glance down and to the right to get the best Wukong runes to win your particular match.


Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Versus Selected Team Comp
Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Items for Your Wukong Build

The most critical items to include in your Wukong build are: Eclipse, Guardian Angel, Ravenous Hydra, and Death's Dance. Yet, as with our rune recommendations, you can also get great, focused, Wukong item builds farther down for the particular enemy team comp you are facing in your ongoing match. Those who included these pieces in their gear had a greater win rate than players who worked towards other builds for Wukong.

LoL Item EclipseLoL Item Guardian AngelLoL Item Ravenous HydraLoL Item Death's Dance

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Ravenous HydraLoL Item Thornmail

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Trinity ForceLoL Item Guardian AngelLoL Item Ravenous HydraLoL Item Chempunk Chainsword

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item GoredrinkerLoL Item Guardian AngelLoL Item Black CleaverLoL Item Ravenous Hydra

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item GoredrinkerLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item Ravenous HydraLoL Item Death's Dance

Guide to Playing with Wukong

  • Use Wukong's abilities to constantly harass enemy champions in the laning phase.
  • Wukong has excellent escape potential with Decoy; master that to avoid any ganks.