Rammus Build

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

LoL Champion


64,456 LoL Matches Analyzed

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We came up with our Rammus build recommendations by examining 64,456 recently ranked League rounds with him in them. We only propose the highest winrate Rammus builds that were used by ranked LoL players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many matches in our dataset, we are confident in our recommended builds.

If you are looking for more focused build tips and tactics, you should take a look at our guide to playing with Rammus farther down on the page. Additionally, to see the best Rammus build from a different skill level, you can pick a different one from the dropdown menu above. The calculated Rammus builds will update to reflect that skill level’s meta.

Best Rammus Runes

If you are playing a varied enemy team composition, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Aftershock, Font of Life, Conditioning, Revitalize, Legend: Tenacity, and Triumph runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his matches when equiped with these runes. However, if you are facing a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AP heavy or a CC focused team, you should instead glance below to find the best Rammus runes to win your particular match.


Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Triumph Rune Triumph
Versus Selected Team Comp
Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Best Items for Your Rammus Build

The most critical items to include in your Rammus build include: Turbo Chemtank, Thornmail, Dead Man's Plate, and Demonic Embrace. Moreover, like our rune advice, you can also get quality, dedicated, Rammus item builds below for the specific enemy team comp you are facing in your current match. Those who included these pieces in their gear had a significantly better winrate than those who used other builds for Rammus.

LoL Item Turbo ChemtankLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Demonic Embrace

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Turbo ChemtankLoL Item Frozen HeartLoL Item Randuin's OmenLoL Item Dead Man's Plate

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Turbo ChemtankLoL Item Abyssal MaskLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Warmog's Armor

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item Abyssal MaskLoL Item Randuin's OmenLoL Item Dead Man's Plate

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Frozen HeartLoL Item Dead Man's Plate

Guide to Playing with Rammus

  • The best combo to work on: Powerball followed by Frenzying Taunt and Defensive Ball Curl. Use on a single enemy target.
  • Rammus can be a great tank if you build armor, health, and magic resistance items. Prioritize armor as it synergizes with Spiked Shell and Defensive Ball Curl.