Caitlyn Crit Runes

Build Patch 14.14

Core Caitlyn Item Build Order

57.3% Win Rate (7,596 Games)
Doran's Blade

Starting

The Collector

1st

Berserker's Greaves

2nd

Infinity Edge

3rd

Infinity Edge

4th

The Collector

5th

Rapid Firecannon

6th

Doran's Blade
The Collector
Berserker's Greaves
Infinity Edge
Infinity Edge
The Collector
Rapid Firecannon

Core Caitlyn Item Build Path

Situational

Lord Dominik's Regards
Bloodthirster
Kraken Slayer
Yun Tal Wildarrows
Guardian Angel
Zephyr
Mortal Reminder

Summoner Spells

Flash
11,121 Games55%
10277 Games57%

Caitlyn Skill Order

0
Headshot

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Piltover Peacemaker
Yordle Snap Trap
90 Caliber Net
Ace in the Hole

Caitlyn Guide

Learn Caitlyn with our Caitlyn guide. Learn about Caitlyn's strengths and Caitlyn's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Caitlyn, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Caitlyn
    P
    gains two stacks instead of one when Caitlyn autos from a brush.
  • Caitlyn
    W
    temporarily reveals the affected area, and grants True Sight of enemies who step on them.
  • Enemies affected by
    Caitlyn
    W
    always take full damage from
    Caitlyn
    Q
    .
  • Enemies affected by
    Caitlyn
    W
    or
    Caitlyn
    E
    can be Headshot from double range.
  • Caitlyn
    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
    Caitlyn
    R
    off cooldown to chunk an enemy in lane.
  • Excels at sieging and defending objectives with
    Caitlyn
    W
    .
  • Best with items that enhance her attack damage, critical strike chance, and armor penetration.
Weaknesses
  • Has a weaker mid-game compared to other marksmen.
  • Any champion with a dash can proc every
    Caitlyn
    W
    in a line, directly countering her trap setups.
  • Caitlyn
    E
    has a cooldown of 16 seconds at rank 1. Once used, she can be punished.