Olaf Build Guide

LoL Olaf Build Guide

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

36,222 Olaf Builds Analyzed

Best Items for Your Olaf Build

The most critical items to use in your Olaf build are: Goredrinker, Guardian Angel, Sterak's Gage, and Wit's End. Additionally, like our rune suggestions, you can also get quality, dedicated, Olaf item builds farther down for the specific enemy team composition you are battling in your ongoing match. Those who included these pieces in their setups had a much higher win rate than those who went for other Olaf builds.

Olaf Items to Defeat Focused Team Comps

Best Olaf Runes for Your Next Build

Conqueror Build Rune for Olaf Conqueror
Triumph Build Rune for Olaf Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Build Rune for Olaf Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Build Rune for Olaf Last Stand
Revitalize Build Rune for Olaf Revitalize
Conditioning Build Rune for Olaf Conditioning
If you are trying to beat a varied enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing him the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Revitalize, and Conditioning runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his matches when equiped with these runes. Yet, if you are facing a different enemy team comp, such as an AD focused or a crowd control centric team, you should instead scrollbrowse below to find the best Olaf runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.

Olaf Runes to Beat Dedicated Enemy Teams

Conqueror Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Conqueror
Triumph Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Last Stand
Future's Market Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Future's Market
Approach Velocity Rune to Fight a Specific Team Comp with a Good Olaf Build Approach Velocity

Guide to Playing with Olaf

  • Olaf can snowball if he farms effectively in the early game. Make sure to prioritize farm if your team is ahead.
  • Olaf gains bonus attack speed, bonus life steal, and bonus healing from Vicious Strikes so stand firm after activating.

Summary

We established our Olaf build suggestions by analyzing 36,222 recently ranked League games with him selected. We only propose the highest winrate Olaf builds that have been used by ranked players enough times for us to propose them. With so many rounds in our dataset, we are very confident in our provided builds.

Additionally, to see the best Olaf build for a different skill level, please choose a different one from the dropdown menu above. The ideal Olaf builds will update to capture that skill level’s meta.