4

Tier

Win Rate

48.9%

Pick Rate

2.9%

Ban Rate

4.3%

Matches

6,134
Malzahar Runes
Core Malzahar Item Build Order53.7% Win Rate (792 Games)
Doran's Ring

Starting

Malignance

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Liandry's Torment

3rd

Liandry's Torment

4th

Malignance

5th

Rylai's Crystal Scepter

6th

Doran's Ring
Malignance
Sorcerer's Shoes
Liandry's Torment
Liandry's Torment
Malignance
Rylai's Crystal Scepter

Core Malzahar Item Build Path

Situational

Morellonomicon
Rabadon's Deathcap
Zhonya's Hourglass
Void Staff
Cryptbloom
Shadowflame
Archangel's Staff

Summoner Spells

52.9% Win Rate (1,482 Games)
Flash
Malzahar Skill Order0
Void Shift

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Call of the Void
Void Swarm
Malefic Visions
Nether Grasp

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

Discover the ultimate counters for Malzahar with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Malzahar in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Malzahar counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Akshan
40.9%
31.8%
0.8%
44
Irelia
46.3%
35.8%
1.7%
95
Twisted Fate
42.6%
38.0%
2.0%
108
Viktor
43.6%
40.0%
2.0%
110
Yone
49.8%
41.1%
4.2%
231

Malzahar'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 Malzahar. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Malzahar is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

48.9%

(-1.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

2.9%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

4.4%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch

Malzahar Guide for Mid, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Learn Malzahar with our Malzahar guide. Learn about Malzahar's strengths and Malzahar's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Malzahar, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Malzahar
    P
    's CC immunity lasts for 0.25 seconds after it's proc'd.
  • Malzahar
    Q
    reveals the affected area.
  • Damaging a target with
    Malzahar
    Q
    /
    Malzahar
    R
    refreshes
    Malzahar
    E
    's duration.
  • Each time
    Malzahar
    E
    moves to another enemy, Malzahar restores 2% of his mana.
  • Malzahar
    R
    's Null Zone persists even if the channel is interrupted.
Strengths
  • Is one of the strongest 3-item mages in the game.
  • Can cast
    Malzahar
    W
    to block skillshots.
  • His gank assist and teamfighting become much stronger after unlocking
    Malzahar
    R
    .
  • Excels at disrupting enemy divers with
    Malzahar
    R
    .
  • Excels with items that enhance his magic damage, crowd control, and survivability.
Weaknesses
  • Struggles against champions who outrange him.
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Malzahar
    P
    procs from any non-minion damage, making it too easy to put on cooldown.
  • Directly countered by anyone who purchases
    Quicksilver Sash
    .

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