Tier

Win Rate

53.1%

Pick Rate

3.8%

Matches

3,310

Galio Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.14

Core Galio Item Build Order

55.6% Win Rate (90 Games)
Heartsteel

1st

Mercury's Treads

2nd

Winter's Approach

3rd

Heartsteel

4th

Winter's Approach

5th

Thornmail

6th

Heartsteel
Mercury's Treads
Winter's Approach
Heartsteel
Winter's Approach
Thornmail

Core Galio Item Build Path

Situational

Jak'Sho, The Protean
Warmog's Armor
Sunfire Aegis
Kaenic Rookern
Frozen Heart
Hollow Radiance
Randuin's Omen

Summoner Spells

758 Games58%

Galio Skill Order

0
Colossal Smash

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Winds of War
Shield of Durand
Justice Punch
Hero's Entrance

Galio Guide

Learn Galio with our Galio guide. Learn about Galio's strengths and Galio's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Galio, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Galio is Grounded during
    Galio
    W
    .
  • During
    Galio
    W
    's channel time and for two seconds afterwards, Galio takes reduced damage.
  • If Galio hits an enemy champion during
    Galio
    E
    , the dash ends.
  • Galio
    R
    grants
    Galio
    W
    's shield to all allied champions in the AoE on cast.
Strengths
  • Naturally counters AP champions with and scales directly with how much MR he has.
  • His roaming and teamfighting become even stronger after unlocking
    Galio
    R
    .
  • Excels with items that enhance his magic damage, durability, and ability to engage.
Weaknesses
  • Galio
    W
    slows Galio down, requiring him to commit other cooldowns to utilize it efficiently.
  • Once
    Galio
    E
    is used, Galio has no way out of a fight.
  • Galio
    R
    has a very long cooldown of 200 seconds at rank 1.
  • Galio
    R
    's channel can be interrupted by any hard CC, and its AoE is easy to avoid.

Galio's Trends for ARAM

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Galio. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Galio is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

53.5%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

4.4%

(-0.4%)
vs last patch