4

Tier

Win Rate

49.1%

Pick Rate

0.9%

Ban Rate

25.0%

Matches

16,768
Maokai Runes56.4% Win Rate (39 Games)
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Grasp of the UndyingAftershockGuardian
DemolishFont of LifeShield Bash
ConditioningSecond WindBone Plating
OvergrowthRevitalizeUnflinching
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspiration
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
Core Maokai Item Build Order46.2% Win Rate (13 Games)
Mosstomper Seedling

Starting

Hollow Radiance

1st

Plated Steelcaps

2nd

Frozen Heart

3rd

Thornmail

4th

Spirit Visage

5th

Jak'Sho, The Protean

6th

Mosstomper Seedling
Hollow Radiance
Plated Steelcaps
Frozen Heart
Thornmail
Spirit Visage
Jak'Sho, The Protean

Core Maokai Item Build Path

Situational

Kaenic Rookern
Abyssal Mask
Locket of the Iron Solari
Titanic Hydra
Dead Man's Plate
Randuin's Omen

Summoner Spells

63.2% Win Rate (68 Games)
FlashSmite
Maokai Skill Order66.7% Win Rate (6 Games)

Q

W

E

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's Counters for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Discover the ultimate counters for Maokai with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Maokai in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Maokai counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Karthus
50.9%
12.9%
1.1%
171
Shyvana
45.0%
16.5%
1.5%
242
Hecarim
47.9%
18.2%
1.8%
280
Kha'Zix
47.5%
18.5%
3.7%
579
Nidalee
53.0%
19.6%
2.3%
368

Maokai's Trends for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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

49.1%

(-3.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

0.9%

(-0.3%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

25.0%

(+2.0%)
vs last patch

Maokai Guide for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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

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