The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Poppy builds result from our examination of 52,848 recently ranked Poppy games. Only the top win rate Poppy builds that are also commonly used are recommended. Since we have so many matches in our database, we are absolutelysure that we can generate the highest quality builds to help ensure you win your next match!
To find more champion specific build tips and tactics, feel free to check out our guide to playing with Poppy at the bottom of the page. Additionally, Poppy builds specific to a particular skill division can be seen by choosing another division from the dropdown menu located above. The suggested Poppy build will be focused on that division’s meta.
Best Poppy Runes
If you are fighting a mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Aftershock, Shield Bash, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Legend: Alacrity, and Triumph runes. In recent matches, she won the largest percentage of her games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are battling a more single focused enemy team composition, such as an AD centric or a CC focused team, you should instead browse below to get the best Poppy runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Poppy Build
The most important items to use in your Poppy build include: Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, Dead Man's Plate, and Death's Dance. Furthermore, like our rune advice, you can also get great, dedicated, Poppy item builds farther down for the specific enemy team comp you are playing in your ongoing match. Players who included these pieces in their kits had a significantly better winrate than those who used other builds for Poppy.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Poppy
- Hammer Shock deals high burst damage. Use it liberally in lane to prevent your opponent from last hitting.
- Poppy has good crowd control potential; try dragging enemy assassins out of teamfights to let your carries pick off their weak targets.