4

Tier

Win Rate

51.2%

Pick Rate

7.4%

Ban Rate

10.9%

Matches

43,752

Playstyle: Katarina Builds

  1. Burst / Utility

    7,565 Games

    Electrocute
    Precision
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    53%

  2. On-Hit / Burn

    2,675 Games

    Conqueror
    Resolve
    Nashor's Tooth
    Liandry's Torment

    58%

  3. On-Hit / Burst

    1,133 Games

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Nashor's Tooth
    Shadowflame

    63%

  4. On-Hit

    747 Games

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Blade of The Ruined King
    Kraken Slayer

    62%

Matchup Builds

  1. Burst / Utility

    Burst / Utility

    117 Games

    Electrocute
    Precision
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    47%

Pro Katarina Builds

  1. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Electrocute
    Resolve
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    LeBlanc
  2. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Nashor's Tooth
    Liandry's Torment

    vs

    Hwei
  3. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Nashor's Tooth
    Liandry's Torment

    vs

    Akali
  4. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Nashor's Tooth
    Liandry's Torment

    vs

    Aurelion Sol
  5. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Grasp of the Undying
    Domination
    Heartsteel
    Hullbreaker

    vs

    Yone
  6. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Tristana

Core Katarina Item Build Order

Dark Seal

Starting

Lich Bane
Sheen
Aether Wisp
Hextech Alternator

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

3rd

Zhonya's Hourglass
Needlessly Large Rod
Seeker's Armguard

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Dark Seal
Lich Bane
Sorcerer's Shoes
Shadowflame
Zhonya's Hourglass
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff

Core Katarina Item Build Path

Situational

Mejai's Soulstealer
Banshee's Veil
Stormsurge
Liandry's Torment
Nashor's Tooth
Riftmaker
Morellonomicon

Summoner Spells

FlashIgnite

Damage Breakdown

87% AP

Katarina Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
Voracity

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Bouncing Blade

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Preparation

W

W

W

W

W

Shunpo

E

E

E

E

E

Death Lotus

R

R

R

Katarina Skill Order

Q

E

W

Katarina's Matchups

Katarinawinslane against...

Aurelion Sol

Aurelion Sol

1186 Matches

63.7% in Lane

53.3% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

708 Matches

56.8% in Lane

57.6% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

299 Matches

56.5% in Lane

50.8% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

818 Matches

56.5% in Lane

58.2% in Game

Annie

Annie

438 Matches

54.8% in Lane

52.3% in Game

Ryze

Ryze

266 Matches

53.8% in Lane

50.4% in Game

Smolder

Smolder

898 Matches

52.7% in Lane

54.9% in Game

Swain

Swain

261 Matches

51.7% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Brand

Brand

220 Matches

51.4% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Katarinaloseslane against...

Tristana

Tristana

406 Matches

32.8% in Lane

45.6% in Game

Diana

Diana

864 Matches

34.1% in Lane

46.5% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

1994 Matches

35.3% in Lane

49.5% in Game

Irelia

Irelia

782 Matches

38.9% in Lane

52.2% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

1152 Matches

39.2% in Lane

48.3% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

379 Matches

39.3% in Lane

48.8% in Game

Talon

Talon

609 Matches

40.1% in Lane

51.9% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

471 Matches

40.3% in Lane

53.1% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

799 Matches

40.4% in Lane

55.1% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

401 Matches

40.9% in Lane

46.6% in Game

Akali

Akali

1694 Matches

40.9% in Lane

52.2% in Game

Zoe

Zoe

348 Matches

41.4% in Lane

53.2% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

787 Matches

41.4% in Lane

48.7% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

968 Matches

41.5% in Lane

47.4% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

774 Matches

42.1% in Lane

49.0% in Game

Vex

Vex

578 Matches

42.2% in Lane

50.5% in Game

Zed

Zed

1750 Matches

42.4% in Lane

51.9% in Game

Karma

Karma

1707 Matches

42.9% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

352 Matches

42.9% in Lane

53.4% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

566 Matches

42.9% in Lane

48.2% in Game

Pantheon

Pantheon

326 Matches

42.9% in Lane

47.2% in Game

Lux

Lux

819 Matches

43.8% in Lane

51.6% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

733 Matches

44.5% in Lane

50.9% in Game

Yone

Yone

1675 Matches

45.3% in Lane

53.0% in Game

Corki

Corki

289 Matches

45.7% in Lane

51.2% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

778 Matches

45.9% in Lane

50.1% in Game

Azir

Azir

921 Matches

46.0% in Lane

52.4% in Game

Galio

Galio

993 Matches

46.3% in Lane

44.7% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

716 Matches

46.4% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

1968 Matches

46.5% in Lane

52.0% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

473 Matches

46.7% in Lane

49.9% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

420 Matches

47.1% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Xerath

Xerath

419 Matches

47.7% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Naafiri

Naafiri

489 Matches

47.9% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

1224 Matches

48.5% in Lane

46.2% in Game

Twisted Fate

Twisted Fate

1658 Matches

48.9% in Lane

51.4% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

1531 Matches

49.1% in Lane

50.9% in Game

Hwei

Hwei

1914 Matches

49.5% in Lane

58.0% in Game

Win Rate

51.3%

(-0.5%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

7.5%

(-0.7%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

11.2%

(-1.6%)

vs last patch

Katarina Guide

Key Insights
Katarina
P
and
Katarina
E
apply on-hit effects.
Katarina
R
also applies them, but at a reduced amount.
Katarina
Q
's Dagger always lands 350 units opposite from where it struck the first target.
Katarina can
Katarina
E
to a Dagger's location before it hits the ground. The Dagger won't do anything until it hits the ground though.
Katarina
E
resets Katarina's auto attack.
Katarina
R
applies an empowered Grievous Wounds (40% healing reduction).
Strengths
Can out-resource most enemies in lane.
Has consistently high burst damage.
Has the potential to "pop off" in teamfights with
Katarina
P
's reset mechanic.
Directly counters healing champions with
Katarina
R
.
Thrives with items that boost her burst damage, magic penetration, and ability power.
Weaknesses
Has trouble entering teamfights.
Struggles against most crowd control.
Prone to being zoned in lane, especially if she can't pick up any more Daggers.