Tier

Win Rate

50.9%

Pick Rate

7.3%

Matches

78,698

Playstyle: Maokai Builds

  1. Burn / Utility

    4,500 Games

    Arcane Comet
    Precision
    Liandry's Torment
    Malignance

    49%

  2. Tank

    2,910 Games

    Aftershock
    Precision
    Winter's Approach
    Sunfire Aegis

    55%

Pro Maokai Builds

  1. Biofrost
    Dignitas

    Biofrost

    Aftershock
    Domination
    Trailblazer
    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Anivia
  2. Biofrost
    Dignitas

    Biofrost

    Aftershock
    Domination
    Trailblazer
    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Vex
  3. Tore
    SGE

    Tore

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Trailblazer
    Frozen Heart

    vs

    Renata Glasc
  4. rhuckz
    CASE

    rhuckz

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Trailblazer
    Frozen Heart

    vs

    Rell
  5. Pyrka
    CASE

    Pyrka

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Trailblazer
    Anathema's Chains

    vs

    Janna
  6. Pyrka
    CASE

    Pyrka

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Trailblazer
    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Brand

Core Maokai Item Build Order

Haunting Guise

Starting

Liandry's Torment
Haunting Guise
Blasting Wand

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Malignance
Lost Chapter
Fiendish Codex

3rd

Morellonomicon
Oblivion Orb
Fiendish Codex

4th

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Thornmail
Bramble Vest
Giant's Belt

6th

Haunting Guise
Liandry's Torment
Sorcerer's Shoes
Malignance
Morellonomicon
Shadowflame
Thornmail

Core Maokai Item Build Path

Situational

Rylai's Crystal Scepter
Cryptbloom
Rabadon's Deathcap
Spirit Visage
Sunfire Aegis
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Cosmic Drive

Summoner Spells

FlashMark

Damage Breakdown

Maokai Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Summon AeryArcane CometPhase Rush
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
PrecisionDominationInspirationResolve
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
Sap Magic

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Bramble Smash

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Twisted Advance

W

W

W

W

W

Sapling Toss

E

E

E

E

E

Nature's Grasp

R

R

R

Maokai Skill Order

E

Q

W

Maokai Guide

Key Insights
Maokai
P
's cooldown is reduced by 4 seconds anytime Maokai casts an ability or is struck by an enemy ability.
Maokai
Q
also knocks back nearby enemies.
Maokai
E
's placed in brushes last longer and deal double damage to enemies.
Maokai
E
reveals the affected area.
Maokai
R
's root lasts longer based on distance traveled and grants Maokai bonus movespeed when an enemy champion is rooted.
Strengths
Guarantees finding picks with
Maokai
W
's targeted root.
Maokai
E
's help set up objective plays and can act as free wards.
Maokai
R
doubles as a zoning tool to block enemies off from areas.
Excels with items that enhance his tankiness, crowd control, and sustain.
Weaknesses
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Maokai
Q
is his main trading and waveclearing tool. When used for one, he can't do the other.
Maokai
E
's damage is unreliable, and most enemies can outrun Saplings.
Vulnerable to Grievous Wounds, which significantly reduce his healing capabilities.
Win Rate

51.0%

(-0.8%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

7.3%

(+0.1%)

vs last patch