Blitzcrank Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Blitzcrank Item Build Order

World Atlas

Starting

Locket of the Iron Solari

1st

Boots of Swiftness

2nd

Frozen Heart

3rd

Zeke's Convergence

4th

Trailblazer

5th

Knight's Vow

6th

World Atlas
Locket of the Iron Solari
Boots of Swiftness
Frozen Heart
Zeke's Convergence
Trailblazer
Knight's Vow

Core Blitzcrank Item Build Path

Situational

Warmog's Armor
Thornmail
Shurelya's Battlesong
Kaenic Rookern
Force of Nature
Abyssal Mask
Randuin's Omen

Summoner Spells

118745 Games57%
19389 Games56%

Blitzcrank Skill Order

0
Mana Barrier

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Rocket Grab
Overdrive
Power Fist
Static Field

Blitzcrank Guide

Learn Blitzcrank with our Blitzcrank guide. Learn about Blitzcrank's strengths and Blitzcrank's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Blitzcrank, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Blitzcrank
    Q
    cannot pass through units; it'll pull the first one hit.
  • After
    Blitzcrank
    W
    ends, Blitzcrank is slowed for 1.5 seconds.
  • Blitzcrank
    E
    also applies
    Blitzcrank
    W
    's bonus damage and
    Blitzcrank
    R
    's marks.
  • Blitzcrank
    E
    resets Blitzcrank's auto attack.
  • Blitzcrank
    R
    destroys shields before applying its damage on cast.
Strengths
  • Is a major threat at any point in the game when
    Blitzcrank
    Q
    is available.
  • When
    Blitzcrank
    Q
    lands and Blitzcrank uses
    Blitzcrank
    R
    before
    Blitzcrank
    E
    , the enemy cannot avoid the CC chain.
  • Has greater fighting power while
    Blitzcrank
    W
    is active, especially while
    Blitzcrank
    R
    is available due to its passive.
  • Excels with items that enhance his utility, tankiness, and crowd control capabilities.
Weaknesses
  • Blitzcrank
    Q
    is more threatening when it's available. Once used, Blitzcrank is much less effective.
  • Pulling the "wrong" enemy with
    Blitzcrank
    Q
    can spell disaster for his team.
  • If Blitzcrank can't get away using
    Blitzcrank
    W
    , they're likely dead.