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Playstyle Builds

Pro Builds

  1. Deft

    Galeforce

    vs

    Jhin
  2. Aiming

    Galeforce

    vs

    Varus
  3. Deokdam

    Galeforce

    vs

    Aphelios
  4. Deokdam

    Galeforce

    vs

    Varus
  5. Prince

    Galeforce

    vs

    Samira
  6. Prince

    Galeforce

    vs

    Aphelios

Core Build Order

Doran's Blade
Health Potion

Starting

Berserker's Greaves
BootsDagger

1st

Kraken Slayer
NoonquiverCloak of AgilityPickaxe

2nd

Rapid Firecannon
ZealKircheis Shard

3rd

Infinity Edge
B. F. SwordPickaxeCloak of Agility

4th

Lord Dominik's Regards
Last WhisperCloak of Agility

5th

Phantom Dancer
Long SwordZealLong Sword

6th

Doran's Blade
Health Potion

Starting

Berserker's Greaves
BootsDagger

1st

Kraken Slayer
NoonquiverCloak of AgilityPickaxe

2nd

Rapid Firecannon
ZealKircheis Shard

3rd

Infinity Edge
B. F. SwordPickaxeCloak of Agility

4th

Lord Dominik's Regards
Last WhisperCloak of Agility

5th

Phantom Dancer
Long SwordZealLong Sword

6th

Core Build Path

Noonquiver
Boots
Dagger
Berserker's Greaves
Cloak of Agility
Pickaxe
Kraken Slayer
Zeal
Kircheis Shard
Rapid Firecannon

Summoner Spells

FlashCleanse

Starting Items

Health PotionDoran's Blade

Damage Breakdown

88% AD

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
Headshot

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Piltover Peacemaker

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Yordle Snap Trap

W

W

W

W

W

90 Caliber Net

E

E

E

E

E

Ace in the Hole

R

R

R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Caitlyn's Matchups

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Caitlyn's Trends

Playing against Caitlyn

Key Insights
P
gains two stacks instead of one when Caitlyn autos from a brush.
W
temporarily reveals the affected area, and grants True Sight of enemies who step on them.
Enemies affected by
W
always take full damage from
Q
.
Enemies affected by
W
or
E
can be Headshot from double range.
R
can be intercepted by other enemy champions to tank the shot.
Strengths
Very strong laner, and is considered to be a lane bully.
From level 6 onwards, Caitlyn can use
R
off cooldown to chunk an enemy in lane.
Excels at sieging and defending objectives with
W
.
Synergizes well with
Galeforce
,
Lord Dominik's Regards
,
Infinity Edge
,
Rapid Firecannon
, and
Bloodthirster
. Can opt for
Immortal Shieldbow
for more survivability.
Weaknesses
Has a weaker mid-game compared to other marksmen.
Any champion with a dash can proc every
W
in a line, directly countering her trap setups.
E
has a cooldown of 16 seconds at rank 1. Once used, she can be punished.