Pyke Lethality Runes

Build Patch 14.14

Core Pyke Item Build Order

55.2% Win Rate (5,813 Games)
World Atlas

Starting

Umbral Glaive

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

2nd

Youmuu's Ghostblade

3rd

Edge of Night

4th

Umbral Glaive

5th

Youmuu's Ghostblade

6th

World Atlas
Umbral Glaive
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Edge of Night
Umbral Glaive
Youmuu's Ghostblade

Core Pyke Item Build Path

Situational

Edge of Night
Voltaic Cyclosword
Axiom Arc
Opportunity
Profane Hydra
Maw of Malmortius
Guardian Angel

Summoner Spells

Flash
61,002 Games54%

Pyke Skill Order

0
Gift of the Drowned Ones

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Bone Skewer
Ghostwater Dive
Phantom Undertow
Death From Below

Pyke Guide

Learn Pyke with our Pyke guide. Learn about Pyke's strengths and Pyke's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Pyke, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Pyke
    P
    's Grey Health stores significantly more HP when 2 or more enemies are nearby.
  • Pyke
    W
    ends if Pyke attacks or casts an ability.
  • Pyke
    E
    's phantom will always return to Pyke, regardless of distance or repositions.
  • If an enemy dies in
    Pyke
    R
    's X or is executed by it, Pyke can recast
    Pyke
    R
    for 20 seconds.
Strengths
  • Pyke
    P
    doubles as a ward detector since he won't heal if he's revealed.
  • Hard to poke in lane due to
    Pyke
    P
    's sustain.
  • Strong gank assist with
    Pyke
    Q
    and
    Pyke
    E
    .
  • Can yield unnaturally large leads for him and his teammates with
    Pyke
    R
    's
    Your Cut
    .
  • Excels with items that enhance his lethality, mobility, and burst damage.
Weaknesses
  • Because Pyke can't gain HP from items, he is naturally squishy.
  • Once
    Pyke
    E
    is used, Pyke has no way out of a fight.
  • If
    Pyke
    R
    doesn't reset, his strength diminishes in fights.