Tahm Kench Build

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

LoL Champion

Tahm Kench

31,454 LoL Matches Analyzed

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Summary

Our Tahm Kench builds come from our examination of 31,454 recently ranked Tahm Kench rounds. Only the highest win rate Tahm Kench builds that are also commonly used are recommended. Since we have so many games in our database, we are quite sure that we can provide high quality builds to help ensure you win your next game!

If you are looking for more focused build guidance and advice, you should read our guide to playing with Tahm Kench farther down on the page. Additionally, to see Tahm Kench builds tailored to a particular division, choose your desired division from the dropdown menu found above. If you select a different division, the recommended Tahm Kench build will be based on that tier's meta.

Best Tahm Kench Runes

If you are trying to beat a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting him the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Revitalize, Last Stand, and Triumph runes. In recent matches, he won the greatest percentage of his rounds when built with these runes. However, if you are facing a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AD heavy or a tank heavy team, you should instead look below to get the best Tahm Kench runes to win your particular game.

Overall

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Triumph Rune Triumph
Versus Selected Team Comp
Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

Best Items for Your Tahm Kench Build

The best items to use in your Tahm Kench build are: Turbo Chemtank, Thornmail, Dead Man's Plate, and Titanic Hydra. Yet, similar to our rune builds, you can also get quality, focused, Tahm Kench item builds further down for the particular enemy team comp you are playing in your ongoing game. Players who included these pieces in their setups had a higher winrate than players who worked towards other builds for Tahm Kench.

LoL Item Turbo ChemtankLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Titanic Hydra

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Force of Nature

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item Gargoyle StoneplateLoL Item Force of Nature

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Gargoyle StoneplateLoL Item Dead Man's Plate

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item Sunfire AegisLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Titanic Hydra

Guide to Playing with Tahm Kench

  • Activate Tahm Kench's Thick Skin at the right time, around 40-50% health is best.
  • Devour can be used on an enemy champion or an allied carry to save them.