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Playstyle Builds

Pro Builds

  1. CoreJJ

    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Lulu
  2. Caps

    Radiant Virtue

    vs

    Pyke
  3. Smoothie

    Shurelya's Battlesong

    vs

    Nautilus
  4. Chime

    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Leona
  5. Moham

    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Nautilus
  6. Chime

    Locket of the Iron Solari

    vs

    Heimerdinger

Core Build Order

Relic Shield
Health Potion

Starting

Locket of the Iron Solari
KindlegemAegis of the Legion

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Winter's Approach
Tear of the GoddessKindlegemRuby Crystal

3rd

Knight's Vow
Crystalline BracerKindlegemRejuvenation Bead

4th

Frozen Heart
Warden's MailGlacial Buckler

5th

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

6th

Relic Shield
Health Potion

Starting

Locket of the Iron Solari
KindlegemAegis of the Legion

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Winter's Approach
Tear of the GoddessKindlegemRuby Crystal

3rd

Knight's Vow
Crystalline BracerKindlegemRejuvenation Bead

4th

Frozen Heart
Warden's MailGlacial Buckler

5th

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

6th

Core Build Path

Tear of the Goddess
Kindlegem
Aegis of the Legion
Locket of the Iron Solari
Boots
Cloth Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Kindlegem
Ruby Crystal
Winter's Approach

Summoner Spells

FlashIgnite

Starting Items

Relic ShieldHealth PotionHealth Potion

Damage Breakdown

60% AP

29% AD

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Glacial AugmentUnsealed SpellbookFirst Strike
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearPerfect Timing
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
PrecisionDominationSorceryResolve
DemolishFont of LifeShield Bash
ConditioningSecond WindBone Plating
OvergrowthRevitalizeUnflinching
Bravado

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Starlight's Touch

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Bastion

W

W

W

W

W

Dazzle

E

E

E

E

E

Cosmic Radiance

R

R

R

Skill Order

E

Q

W

Taric's Matchups

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Taric's Trends

Playing against Taric

Key Insights
Each
P
auto reduces his basic abilities' cooldowns by 1 second and grant 1 charge of
Q
.
W
replicates Taric's other abilities, but the effects don't stack.
W
grants its bonus armor to the targeted teammate.
Strengths
Naturally counters diving champions and scales directly with how much Armor he has.
Has a strong level 1-3 with
P
's auto attacks.
Excels at teamfights and turret dives with
R
.
Synergizes well with
Locket of the Iron Solari
,
Winter's Approach
,
Zeke's Convergence
,
Ardent Censer
,
Knight's Vow
, and
Frozen Heart
. Can opt for
Evenshroud
,
Shurelya's Battlesong
, or
Iceborn Gauntlet
when needed.
Weaknesses
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Q
's mana cost is high and doesn't heal much at low charges.
E
is hard to hit due to its short range and channel. Once used, he loses a lot of pressure; especially in lane.
R
has a very long cooldown of 180 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.