Tier

Win Rate

53.1%

Pick Rate

3.8%

Matches

258,685

Volibear Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.12

Core Volibear Item Build Order

57.8% Win Rate (7,335 Games)
Ruby Crystal
Giant's Belt

Starting

Heartsteel

1st

Mercury's Treads

2nd

Unending Despair

3rd

Heartsteel

4th

Unending Despair

5th

Spirit Visage

6th

Ruby Crystal
Giant's Belt
Heartsteel
Mercury's Treads
Unending Despair
Heartsteel
Unending Despair
Spirit Visage

Core Volibear Item Build Path

Situational

Thornmail
Warmog's Armor
Rod of Ages
Sunfire Aegis
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Winter's Approach
Hollow Radiance

Summoner Spells

Flash
35,880 Games56%

Volibear Skill Order

0
The Relentless Storm

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Thundering Smash
Frenzied Maul
Sky Splitter
Stormbringer

Volibear Guide

Learn Volibear with our Volibear guide. Learn about Volibear's strengths and Volibear's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Volibear, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • If Volibear is hard-CC'd during
    Volibear
    Q
    , it ends prematurely and resets its cooldown.
  • Volibear
    Q
    resets Volibear's auto attack.
  • Volibear
    W
    applies Wounded to its target. If cast on a Wounded enemy, it deals 50% increased damage and heals him based on his missing HP. This healing is halved vs. minions.
  • Volibear
    W
    applies on-hit effects, including
    Volibear
    P
    .
  • Volibear
    R
    also damages and temporarily disables turrets.
Strengths
  • Excels at extended trades/fights and setting up turret dives.
  • Volibear
    Q
    's stun is long enough to land
    Volibear
    E
    /
    Volibear
    R
    .
  • Volibear
    E
    's cast animation can be hidden by attacking or using other abilities.
  • Excels with items that enhance his tankiness, damage output, and sustain.
Weaknesses
  • Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
  • Needs a lead to stay ahead, and falls off it he doesn't get one.
  • Volibear
    R
    is telegraphed and slow.
  • Needs to cast
    Volibear
    W
    at least twice to have successful trades and fights.

Volibear's Trends for ARAM

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Volibear. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Volibear is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

53.4%

(-0.3%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

4.4%

(+0.6%)
vs last patch