Riven Build

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


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In the current meta, Riven is a below average top laner who primarily deals physical damage (97%). Riven has the 31st highest win rate amongst top laners (out of 34). Prioritize completing Eclipse early in your Riven build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Riven is most dominant in the late game, with a 52.2% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 47.4% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Riven Build!

Best Riven Runes


Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand
Nullifying Orb
Versus Selected Team Comp
Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace
Nimbus Cloak
Best Items for Riven Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Riven
  • Riven can dive enemy champions because of her burst potential but is vulnerable when disabled so make sure to pick your targets and timing well.
  • Use your burst abilities on the enemy carries during teamfights to spike them down early.