The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We established our Rakan build recommendations by analyzing 39,328 recently ranked League of Legends matches with him selected. We only propose the highest winrate Rakan builds that have been used by ranked players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many rounds in our data, we are confident in our recommended builds.
If you are looking for more champion specific build guidance and advice, you should take a look at our tips at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to get Rakan builds customized to a particular division, choose a different division from the dropdown menu found above. In that case, the proposed Rakan build will capture that tier's meta.
Best Rakan Runes
If you are battling a mixed enemy team comp, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Guardian, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes. In recent matches, he won the largest fraction of his matches when using these runes. However, if you are fighting a more single focused enemy team composition, such as an AP heavy or a tank focused team, you should instead glance down and to the right to get the best Rakan runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Rakan Build
The best items to use in your Rakan build include: Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, Redemption, and Ardent Censer. Furthermore, as with our rune setups, you can also get great, focused, Rakan item builds farther down for the particular enemy team comp you are battling in your current match. Those who added these pieces in their kits had a greater win rate than players who went for other builds for Rakan.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Rakan
- Rakan is a strong support, particularly with healing and shielding allies during teamfights. Stick to your allies to engage.
- One potent combo in teamfights is Battle Dance and Grand Entrance; you can also start with the Quickness to dash and slow an enemy.