Rammus Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Rammus Item Build Order

59.4% Win Rate (21,795 Games)
Doran's Shield

Starting

Plated Steelcaps

1st

Thornmail

2nd

Sunfire Aegis

3rd

Thornmail

4th

Sunfire Aegis

5th

Jak'Sho, The Protean

6th

Doran's Shield
Plated Steelcaps
Thornmail
Sunfire Aegis
Thornmail
Sunfire Aegis
Jak'Sho, The Protean

Core Rammus Item Build Path

Situational

Dead Man's Plate
Randuin's Omen
Hollow Radiance
Kaenic Rookern
Frozen Heart
Unending Despair
Force of Nature

Summoner Spells

Flash
72,491 Games59%
19350 Games61%

Rammus Skill Order

0
Spiked Shell

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Powerball
Defensive Ball Curl
Frenzying Taunt
Soaring Slam

Rammus Guide

Learn Rammus with our Rammus guide. Learn about Rammus's strengths and Rammus's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Rammus, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • While
    Rammus
    W
    is active, Rammus's autos extend its duration by 0.4 seconds, up to 4 additional seconds, and
    Rammus
    P
    deals 50% bonus damage.
  • Rammus
    E
    's bonus attack speed duration refreshes while
    Rammus
    Q
    ,
    Rammus
    W
    , or
    Rammus
    R
    is active.
  • If
    Rammus
    R
    is cast during
    Rammus
    Q
    , enemies in the center are also knocked up and dealt
    Rammus
    Q
    's damage.
  • Rammus
    R
    deals double damage to turrets.
Strengths
  • Naturally counters auto attack-based champions and scales directly with how much Armor he has.
  • Excels at ganks with his CC tools.
  • Rammus
    Q
    and
    Rammus
    R
    double as escape tools.
  • Excels with items that enhance his tankiness, engage potential, and counter to auto-attack based champions.
Weaknesses
  • Once Rammus has used his abilities, he's much less effective.
  • Struggles against champions who don't rely on their auto attacks.
  • Rammus
    Q
    ends after hitting any non-friendly unit, making it harder to maneuver around minion waves or to the backline during a teamfight.
  • Using
    Rammus
    R
    without
    Rammus
    Q
    is significantly less impactful.