4

Tier

Win Rate

51.7%

Pick Rate

7.4%

Ban Rate

10.8%

Matches

95,441
Katarina Runes63.5% Win Rate (63 Games)
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
Core Katarina Item Build Order59.5% Win Rate (42 Games)
Dark Seal

Starting

Lich Bane

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Shadowflame

3rd

Zhonya's Hourglass

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap

5th

Void Staff

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
Riftmaker
Liandry's Torment
Stormsurge
Kaenic Rookern
Nashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

63.0% Win Rate (54 Games)
FlashIgnite
Katarina Skill Order71.4% Win Rate (14 Games)

Q

E

W

Voracity

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

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's Counters for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Discover the ultimate counters for Katarina with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Katarina in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Katarina counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Tristana
49.3%
33.6%
1.1%
953
Jayce
48.0%
35.4%
0.9%
782
Yasuo
50.1%
35.9%
5.2%
4,404
Diana
49.7%
37.3%
2.2%
1,859
Akshan
50.6%
38.4%
1.2%
1,044

Katarina's Trends for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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

51.7%

(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

7.4%

(-0.8%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

10.8%

(-2.0%)
vs last patch

Katarina Guide for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Learn Katarina with our Katarina guide. Learn about Katarina's strengths and Katarina's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Katarina, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
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.

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