4

Tier

Win Rate

53.5%

Pick Rate

3.0%

Ban Rate

0.6%

Matches

398
Galio Runes
Core Galio Item Build Order57.4% Win Rate (1,145 Games)
Doran's Ring

Starting

Lich Bane

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Shadowflame

3rd

Zhonya's Hourglass

4th

Shadowflame

5th

Lich Bane

6th

Doran's Ring
Lich Bane
Sorcerer's Shoes
Shadowflame
Zhonya's Hourglass
Shadowflame
Lich Bane

Core Galio Item Build Path

Situational

Rabadon's Deathcap
Cryptbloom
Banshee's Veil
Thornmail
Stormsurge
Mejai's Soulstealer
Morellonomicon

Summoner Spells

56.9% Win Rate (2,294 Games)
Flash
Galio Skill Order0
Colossal Smash

1

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

Galio's Counters for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Discover the ultimate counters for Galio with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Galio in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Galio counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Taliyah
85.7%
0.0%
2.0%
7
Swain
100.0%
0.0%
0.9%
3
Brand
0.0%
0.0%
0.9%
3
Talon
20.0%
20.0%
1.4%
5
Kassadin
40.0%
20.0%
1.4%
5

Galio's Trends for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

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

50.6%

(+1.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

1.9%

(+0.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

0.5%

(0.0%)
vs last patch

Galio Guide for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

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.

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