Shyvana Bruiser Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Shyvana Item Build Order

61.7% Win Rate (42,827 Games)
Doran's Shield

Starting

Spear of Shojin

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Liandry's Torment

3rd

Spear of Shojin

4th

Liandry's Torment

5th

Riftmaker

6th

Doran's Shield
Spear of Shojin
Sorcerer's Shoes
Liandry's Torment
Spear of Shojin
Liandry's Torment
Riftmaker

Core Shyvana Item Build Path

Situational

Rabadon's Deathcap
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Mejai's Soulstealer
Iceborn Gauntlet
Nashor's Tooth
Navori Flickerblade
Titanic Hydra

Summoner Spells

Flash
74,656 Games62%

Shyvana Skill Order

0
Fury of the Dragonborn

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Twin Bite
Burnout
Flame Breath
Dragon's Descent

Shyvana Guide

Learn Shyvana with our Shyvana guide. Learn about Shyvana's strengths and Shyvana's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Shyvana, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Shyvana deals 20% bonus damage to Dragons and gains 5 bonus Armor and MR for each Dragon her team slays.
  • Each auto attack reduces
    Shyvana
    Q
    's cooldown by 0.5 seconds.
  • Shyvana
    Q
    resets Shyvana's auto attack.
  • Shyvana
    W
    's duration increases by 1 second per auto, up to a total duration of 7 seconds.
  • During
    Shyvana
    R
    ,
    Shyvana
    Q
    deals bonus damage and affects all enemies in a cone,
    Shyvana
    W
    has a larger AoE, and
    Shyvana
    E
    deals bonus damage and explodes, leaving an AoE that deals magic damage per second.
Strengths
  • Excels at skirmishes and killing Dragons.
  • Has a natural spike in threat every time she enters Dragon Form.
  • For AD, she excels with items that enhance her attack damage, durability, and split-pushing capabilities.
  • For AP, she excels with items that boost her magic damage, burst potential, and ability power.
Weaknesses
  • Shyvana usually power-farms in the jungle early on, leaving her team without a jungler for a good portion of the early game.
  • Significantly harder to play from behind.
  • Without
    Shyvana
    R
    's dash, Shyvana is prone to being kited.