Skarner Build

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


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In the current meta, Skarner is a great jungler who primarily deals physical damage (53%). Skarner has the 4th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 35). Prioritize completing Turbo Chemtank early in your Skarner build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Skarner is most dominant in the late game, with a 60.3% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 52.4% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Skarner Build!

Best Skarner Runes


Cheap Shot
Ghost Poro
Ingenious Hunter
Nimbus Cloak
Versus Selected Team Comp
Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak
Legend: Tenacity
Best Items for Skarner Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Skarner
  • All of Skarner's abilities make him a potent ganker, make sure to combo all your skills to take down enemy carries early.
  • Initiate ganks with Fracture to slow down your target and mark them with Crystal Venom.
  • Follow up Fracture with an auto attack to stun your target and then hit them with Crystal Slash.