4

Tier

Win Rate

55.1%

Pick Rate

10.9%

Ban Rate

24.2%

Matches

132,292
Maokai Runes58.3% Win Rate (7,559 Games)
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Grasp of the UndyingAftershockGuardian
DemolishFont of LifeShield Bash
ConditioningSecond WindBone Plating
OvergrowthRevitalizeUnflinching
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspiration
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearTriple Tonic
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
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 Order56.5% Win Rate (2,688 Games)
World Atlas

Starting

Boots of Swiftness

1st

Solstice Sleigh

2nd

Trailblazer

3rd

Locket of the Iron Solari

4th

Frozen Heart

5th

Thornmail

6th

World Atlas
Boots of Swiftness
Solstice Sleigh
Trailblazer
Locket of the Iron Solari
Frozen Heart
Thornmail

Core Maokai Item Build Path

Situational

Knight's Vow
Kaenic Rookern
Sunfire Aegis
Hollow Radiance
Vigilant Wardstone
Abyssal Mask
Force of Nature

Summoner Spells

58.3% Win Rate (6,909 Games)
FlashIgnite
Maokai Skill Order66.2% Win Rate (71 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 Support, Platinum+ [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.
Rank
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
1
Vel'Koz
57.5%
31.6%
1.0%
1,241
2
Senna
54.7%
33.9%
6.0%
7,444
3
Neeko
54.9%
34.1%
1.0%
1,185
4
Xerath
58.5%
34.8%
1.8%
2,267
5
Zilean
53.7%
35.4%
1.3%
1,616

Maokai's Trends for Support, Platinum+ [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

55.1%

(-0.9%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

10.9%

(-2.5%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

24.4%

(+1.4%)
vs last patch

Maokai Guide for Support, Platinum+ [14.4]

Learn Maokai with our Maokai guide. Learn about Maokai's strengths and Maokai 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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