The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We calculated our Shyvana build suggestions by examining 203,084 recently ranked LoL matches with her selected. We only recommend the best winrate Shyvana builds that were used by ranked League players enough times for us to advise them. With so many rounds in our data, we are confident in our suggested builds.
For more focused build guidance and advice, please read our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, Shyvana builds specific to a unique skill rank can be seen by choosing a different rank from the dropdown menu located above. The recommended Shyvana build will be focused on that tier’s meta.
Best Shyvana Runes
If you are facing a mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Legend: Alacrity, and Coup de Grace runes. In recent games, she won the largest fraction of her games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AD focused or a tank focused team, you should instead browse down and to the right to find the best Shyvana runes to defeat your particular enemy team.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Shyvana Build
The best items to include in your Shyvana build include: Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, Blade of The Ruined King, and Force of Nature. Moreover, as with our rune builds, you can also get great, focused, Shyvana item builds below for the specific enemy team comp you are facing in your current match. Players who included these items in their setups had a much better win rate than those who worked towards other builds for Shyvana.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Shyvana
- Dragon's Descent is a must when initiating team fights. Make sure you have 100 fury to activate it and turn into dragon form.
- Shyvana dishes out a ton of damage but needs CC from allies to land everything.
- You can also purchase items that slow enemies so that you can land your abilities.