4

Tier

Win Rate

49.0%

Pick Rate

0.9%

Ban Rate

24.0%

Matches

8,414

Playstyle: Maokai Builds

  1. Tank

    1,152 Games

    Phase Rush
    Domination
    Hollow Radiance
    Frozen Heart

    56%

  2. Tank

    420 Games

    Aftershock
    Precision
    Sunfire Aegis
    Frozen Heart

    55%

Matchup Builds

  1. Tank

    Tank

    60 Games

    Phase Rush
    Domination
    Hollow Radiance
    Frozen Heart

    47%

Pro Maokai Builds

  1. Clid
    Hanwha Life Esports

    Clid

    Phase Rush
    Inspiration
    Bami's Cinder
    Spirit Visage

    vs

    Elise
  2. Tarzan
    LNG Esports

    Tarzan

    Phase Rush
    Inspiration
    Abyssal Mask
    Frozen Heart

    vs

    Nidalee
  3. Mersa
    Team Heretics

    Mersa

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Bami's Cinder
    Frozen Heart

    vs

    Zed
  4. Shawi Katami
    Galakticos

    Shawi Katami

    Aftershock
    Inspiration
    Hollow Radiance
    Thornmail

    vs

    Kha'Zix
  5. 113
    BKR

    113

    Phase Rush
    Inspiration
    Frozen Heart
    Knight's Vow

    vs

    Rell
  6. Markoon
    SK Gaming

    Markoon

    Phase Rush
    Inspiration
    Bami's Cinder
    Frozen Heart

    vs

    Graves

Core Maokai Item Build Order

Mosstomper Seedling

Starting

Hollow Radiance
Bami's Cinder
Spectre's Cowl

1st

Plated Steelcaps
Boots
Cloth Armor

2nd

Frozen Heart
Warden's Mail
Glacial Buckler

3rd

Thornmail
Bramble Vest
Giant's Belt

4th

Jak'Sho, The Protean
Chain Vest
Negatron Cloak
Ruby Crystal

5th

Kaenic Rookern
Spectre's Cowl
Negatron Cloak

6th

Mosstomper Seedling
Hollow Radiance
Plated Steelcaps
Frozen Heart
Thornmail
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Kaenic Rookern

Core Maokai Item Build Path

Situational

Spirit Visage
Randuin's Omen
Unending Despair
Abyssal Mask
Liandry's Torment
Locket of the Iron Solari
Dead Man's Plate

Summoner Spells

FlashSmite

Damage Breakdown

82% AP

Maokai Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Summon AeryArcane CometPhase Rush
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
PrecisionDominationInspirationResolve
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
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

Q

W

E

Maokai's Matchups

Maokaiwinslane against...

Rammus

Rammus

97 Matches

50.5% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Maokailoseslane against...

Karthus

Karthus

81 Matches

12.3% in Lane

49.4% in Game

Shyvana

Shyvana

136 Matches

16.2% in Lane

43.4% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

76 Matches

17.1% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Kha'Zix

Kha'Zix

286 Matches

17.5% in Lane

47.2% in Game

Graves

Graves

292 Matches

17.8% in Lane

45.2% in Game

Hecarim

Hecarim

147 Matches

19.7% in Lane

43.5% in Game

Master Yi

Master Yi

304 Matches

21.1% in Lane

47.4% in Game

Diana

Diana

141 Matches

21.3% in Lane

56.0% in Game

Shaco

Shaco

280 Matches

21.4% in Lane

46.1% in Game

Nidalee

Nidalee

184 Matches

21.7% in Lane

54.9% in Game

Viego

Viego

458 Matches

22.1% in Lane

46.1% in Game

Trundle

Trundle

45 Matches

24.4% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Kindred

Kindred

187 Matches

24.6% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Warwick

Warwick

113 Matches

24.8% in Lane

48.7% in Game

Rengar

Rengar

165 Matches

26.1% in Lane

46.7% in Game

Brand

Brand

295 Matches

26.4% in Lane

49.8% in Game

Nocturne

Nocturne

383 Matches

27.9% in Lane

48.0% in Game

Lee Sin

Lee Sin

570 Matches

28.1% in Lane

51.4% in Game

Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao

231 Matches

28.6% in Lane

44.2% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

134 Matches

29.1% in Lane

47.0% in Game

Bel'Veth

Bel'Veth

240 Matches

29.2% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Evelynn

Evelynn

239 Matches

29.3% in Lane

49.4% in Game

Briar

Briar

278 Matches

29.5% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Kayn

Kayn

430 Matches

29.5% in Lane

49.3% in Game

Lillia

Lillia

216 Matches

30.6% in Lane

47.2% in Game

Amumu

Amumu

133 Matches

31.6% in Lane

50.4% in Game

Udyr

Udyr

115 Matches

32.2% in Lane

51.3% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

166 Matches

32.5% in Lane

51.8% in Game

Nunu & Willump

Nunu & Willump

97 Matches

33.0% in Lane

51.5% in Game

Jarvan IV

Jarvan IV

149 Matches

34.2% in Lane

53.7% in Game

Volibear

Volibear

113 Matches

34.5% in Lane

38.9% in Game

Fiddlesticks

Fiddlesticks

95 Matches

34.7% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Wukong

Wukong

69 Matches

34.8% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Vi

Vi

264 Matches

36.0% in Lane

48.5% in Game

Jax

Jax

135 Matches

37.0% in Lane

48.1% in Game

Ivern

Ivern

66 Matches

37.9% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Elise

Elise

64 Matches

39.1% in Lane

65.6% in Game

Rek'Sai

Rek'Sai

78 Matches

39.7% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Zac

Zac

160 Matches

43.8% in Lane

49.4% in Game

Sejuani

Sejuani

167 Matches

44.3% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Poppy

Poppy

96 Matches

46.9% in Lane

49.0% in Game

Win Rate

49.1%

(-3.3%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

1.0%

(-0.2%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

24.3%

(+1.4%)

vs last patch

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.