Rakan Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.14

Core Rakan Item Build Order

61.0% Win Rate (2457 Games)
World Atlas

Starting

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

1st

Zeke's Convergence

2nd

Locket of the Iron Solari

3rd

Zeke's Convergence

4th

Locket of the Iron Solari

5th

Shurelya's Battlesong

6th

World Atlas
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Zeke's Convergence
Locket of the Iron Solari
Zeke's Convergence
Locket of the Iron Solari
Shurelya's Battlesong

Core Rakan Item Build Path

Situational

Knight's Vow
Warmog's Armor
Thornmail
Redemption
Frozen Heart
Trailblazer
Abyssal Mask

Summoner Spells

18089 Games59%
4361 Games61%

Rakan Skill Order

0
Fey Feathers

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Gleaming Quill
Grand Entrance
Battle Dance
The Quickness

Rakan Guide

Learn Rakan with our Rakan guide. Learn about Rakan's strengths and Rakan's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Rakan, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Hitting enemy champions with autos and abilities reduce
    Rakan
    P
    's cooldown by 1 second for each enemy hit.
  • Rakan
    E
    's shield doesn't stack -- it only refreshes its duration and shields.
  • If Xayah is on Rakan's team, he can use
    Rakan
    E
    on her from an increased range, and they can recall together.
  • For the first 0.5 seconds of
    Rakan
    R
    ,
    Rakan
    W
    cannot be used.
  • When Rakan tags an enemy with
    Rakan
    R
    , he gains 75% additional bonus movespeed.
Strengths
  • Excels at all-ins and setting up fights.
  • Timing his aggression with
    Rakan
    P
    will help him win most trades.
  • Can engage from a distance and get back to safety with
    Rakan
    E
    's second cast.
  • Excels with items that enhance his utility, engage potential, and team support capabilities.
Weaknesses
  • While he likes to dive, Rakan is not very tanky until he completes at least one item.
  • Rakan
    W
    and
    Rakan
    E
    have longer cooldowns of 16 and 20 at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
  • Rakan
    W
    and
    Rakan
    E
    can be interrupted.
  • Forcing Rakan to use
    Rakan
    R
    defensively lowers his teamfighting potential since he'll have less playmaking capabilities.