How to Synergize Maokai with Senna on the Same Team Maokai is in the a tier of champions

Maokai with Senna

How to Win With Maokai and Senna Paired Together Senna is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Marksman Support

How to Synergize Maokai and Senna

based on 2,703 Maokai with Senna pairs
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
2.57
Pick Rate
3.2 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers pull the stats from from millions of League rounds straight from Riot Games each and every week. Maokai has been on the same team as Senna in 2703 recent, competitive games. By amassing so much relevant data directly from the makers of LoL, we are totally sure that we can provide you with high-quality, accurate builds to help Maokai synergize with Senna. It is relatively rare for Maokai to play alongside Senna on the same side. This pairing has only happened in approx. 3.2% of rounds with Maokai.

Maokai Senna Synergy Summary

Maokai does a good job of fighting on the same side as Senna. Typically, he wins a terrific 52.2% of matches the champs try and work together in. If you want to play better as Maokai when playing with Senna by learning how to better synergize your gameplay with her, then check out the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Maokai Senna Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Maokai Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisSpirit VisageFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceFrozen HeartWinter's ApproachThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Maokai to level up q
>
Second ability for Maokai to level up w
>
Last skill for Maokai to max out e

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
Maokai's passive ability p
Maokai q ability q
Maokai w ability w
Maokai e ability e
Maokai's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Maokai and Senna

Tips for Playing as Maokai with Senna

Try looking for flanks or other situations where Nature's Grasp is unavoidable or takes enemies by surprise.

Maokai's passive makes him extremely durable against focus fire from spells - so long as he can still basic attack something.

Saplings can be tossed into brush for empowered effect - but don't stack well.

Maokai Senna Synergy Stats

Maokai Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Senna Image
3.6
< Kills >
3.2
5.3
< Deaths >
5.7
10
< Assists >
10.8
0.82
< Killing Sprees >
0.68
111
< Minions Killed >
83
0.4
< Dragons Killed >
0.28
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.43
2,150
< Physical Damage >
1,921
14,529
< Magic Damage >
13,589
609
< True Damage >
736
17,289
< Damage Dealt >
16,246
33,960
< Damage Taken >
29,819
10,012
< Gold Earned >
9,354
1.77
< Towers >
1.56
0.11
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
12,183
< Total Healing >
9,900
13,231
< Experience >
12,235
18
< Vision Score >
29
7
< Wards Placed >
12
658
< Time Dealing CC >
532

How to Play with Senna as Maokai in LoL

The Maokai Senna synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Senna, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Maokai sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Senna. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Senna helps Maokai perform worse in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Maokai tries to synergize with Senna, he sees a little increase in his full damage output. This change could indicate that Senna helps provide cover for him to deal more damage or that her presence also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Maokai is played together with Senna on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Senna.

Additionally, when Maokai plays with Senna on the same team, he often receives significantly more damage than when he fights alone. Receiving more damage may indicate that Senna does a poor job of covering Maokai during team fights.

Synergies between Maokai and Senna

Damage Types Compared

Maokai with Senna
Maokai
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Maokai
Senna
Synergy

Is Maokai better when played alongside Senna?

There is no ideal companion for Maokai that will 100% of the time be his best synergy. However, overall, Senna is a decent ally for Maokai. By being on the same side as Maokai, she improves their win rate by 1.1% to 52.2%. This proves that there is a potentially meaningful bond between Maokai and Senna that results in them performing better together than without each other.

Senna has a much greater difficulty compared to Maokai. That means you must be careful when enlisting Senna teammates to go into battle on the same side as, as they will have to have a much greater level of skill to do well with you.

Fighting cooperatively, Maokai players should observe an overall large increase in your team’s capability to provide utility and CC for your side. When paired, these champions may be able to carry with the power of their abilities.

In contrast, by pairing Maokai and Senna together, you will not be giving your other teammates a great deal of anti-tank damage dealing potential. Plan to bring other champions on your team that nullifies this hole in this pairing's potential.

Regardless of your Senna ally's ability, you need to focus on increasing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well anyway.

Additional Information for Maokai Players

How We Calculated Our Maokai Senna Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Maokai and Senna, we analyzed 2,703 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Maokai with Senna comes from actual data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To truly master Maokai in order to pair well with Senna during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL, you should continue reading to gather some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot.

The most important finished items to have in your Maokai and Senna synergy build include Sunfire Aegis, Spirit Visage, and Fimbulwinter. When Maokai used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better as an ally of Senna than with most other common builds. In fact, Maokai boasted an average winrate of 52.2% when playing alongside Senna with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating your oponents, Maokai players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Maokai and Senna pairings, this combination of runes resulted in the top win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 52.2% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to team up Senna with Maokai are displayed for every ranked division. To narrow the stats and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu located earlier on the page.