Hecarim Runes
Core Hecarim Item Build Order55.0% Win Rate (3240 Games)
Doran's Shield

Starting

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

1st

Spear of Shojin

2nd

Eclipse

3rd

Black Cleaver

4th

Spear of Shojin

5th

Eclipse

6th

Doran's Shield
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Spear of Shojin
Eclipse
Black Cleaver
Spear of Shojin
Eclipse

Core Hecarim Item Build Path

Situational

Sterak's Gage
Death's Dance
Frozen Heart
Sundered Sky
Maw of Malmortius
Opportunity
Spirit Visage

Summoner Spells

55.5% Win Rate (5652 Games)
Hecarim Skill Order0
Warpath

1

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Rampage
Spirit of Dread
Devastating Charge
Onslaught of Shadows

Hecarim Guide

Learn Hecarim with our Hecarim guide. Learn about Hecarim's strengths and Hecarim's 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.