The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We calculated our Vladimir build recommendations by examining 53,369 recently ranked League of Legends rounds with him in them. We only recommend the best winrate Vladimir builds that were used by ranked players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many matches in our dataset, we are quite confident in our recommended builds.
To find more focused build advice and strategies, feel free to check out our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, Vladimir builds dedicated to a particular skill rank can be seen by choosing another division from the dropdown menu found above. The recommended Vladimir build will be focused on that tier’s meta.
Best Vladimir Runes
If you are facing a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting him the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes. In recent games, he won the greatest percentage of his rounds when using these runes. Yet, if you are trying to beat a different enemy team comp, such as an AP focused or a tank focused team, you should instead look further down to view the best Vladimir runes to win your particular game.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Vladimir Build
The most essential items to use in your Vladimir build include: Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, Void Staff, and Cosmic Drive. Moreover, as with our rune suggestions, you can also find great, focused, Vladimir item builds further down for the specific enemy team composition you are fighting in your ongoing match. Those who added these pieces in their kits had a higher winrate than those who utilized other builds for Vladimir.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Vladimir
- Vladimir's ultimate, Hemoplague, is most effective when cast during teamfights on as many enemy champions as possible.
- When you anticipate an engagement with your enemy lane partner, keep one stack of Bloodthirst so that you get the empowered Transfusion when you cast it.