Hecarim Guide

Learn Hecarim with our Hecarim guide. Learn about Hecarim's strengths and Hecarim weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Hecarim, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • If
    Hecarim
    Q
    hits an enemy, Hecarim gains a stack, amplifying
    Hecarim
    Q
    's damage and reducing its cooldown by 0.75 seconds, up to 3 stacks.
  • Hecarim
    W
    also heals Hecarim for 15% of the damage his teammates deal.
  • Hecarim's attack range increases to 425 when
    Hecarim
    E
    is fully charged, letting him target enemies over walls.
  • Hecarim
    R
    's Spectral Riders deal the damage; the Fear only applies to where Hecarim stops.
Strengths
  • Excels at extended trades, skirmishes, and teamfights, especially with a fully stacked
    Hecarim
    Q
    .
  • His ganking and teamfighting become much stronger after unlocking
    Hecarim
    R
    's AoE fear.
  • Thrives with items that enhance his mobility, durability, and damage output.
Weaknesses
  • Significantly harder to play from behind.
  • Without
    Hecarim
    W
    , he can't survive as long in fights.
  • Forcing Hecarim to use
    Hecarim
    R
    defensively lowers his teamfighting potential since he'll have less playmaking capabilities.