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Playstyle Builds

Pro Builds

  1. Broxah

    Heartsteel

    vs

    Trundle
  2. Svenskeren

    Iceborn Gauntlet

    vs

    Kha'Zix
  3. Svenskeren

    Iceborn Gauntlet

    vs

    Kha'Zix
  4. Svenskeren

    Heartsteel

    vs

    Xin Zhao
  5. Kynetic

    Turbo Chemtank

    vs

    Viego
  6. Kynetic

    Turbo Chemtank

    vs

    Graves

Core Build Order

Mosstomper Seedling
Health Potion

Starting

Iceborn Gauntlet
SheenKindlegemChain Vest

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Turbo Chemtank
KindlegemNegatron CloakRuby Crystal

3rd

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

4th

Spirit Visage
Spectre's CowlKindlegem

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron CloakRuby CrystalWinged Moonplate

6th

Mosstomper Seedling
Health Potion

Starting

Iceborn Gauntlet
SheenKindlegemChain Vest

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Turbo Chemtank
KindlegemNegatron CloakRuby Crystal

3rd

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

4th

Spirit Visage
Spectre's CowlKindlegem

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron CloakRuby CrystalWinged Moonplate

6th

Core Build Path

Kindlegem
Sheen
Chain Vest
Iceborn Gauntlet
Boots
Cloth Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Kindlegem
Negatron Cloak
Ruby Crystal
Turbo Chemtank

Summoner Spells

GhostSmite

Starting Items

Health PotionMosstomper Seedling

Damage Breakdown

31% AP

61% AD

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
The Relentless Storm

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18

Thundering Smash

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Frenzied Maul

W

W

W

W

W

Sky Splitter

E

E

E

E

E

Stormbringer

R

R

R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Volibear's Matchups

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Volibear's Trends

Playing against Volibear

Key Insights
If Volibear is hard-CC'd during
Q
, it ends prematurely and resets its cooldown.
Q
resets Volibear's auto attack.
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.
W
applies on-hit effects, including
P
.
R
also damages and temporarily disables turrets.
Strengths
Excels at extended trades/fights and setting up turret dives.
Q
's stun is long enough to land
E
/
R
.
E
's cast animation can be hidden by attacking or using other abilities.
Synergizes well with
Divine Sunderer
,
Sterak's Gage
,
Dead Man's Plate
,
Spirit Visage
,
Titanic Hydra
, and
Black Cleaver
. Can opt for
Stridebreaker
,
Trinity Force
,
Iceborn Gauntlet
,
Turbo Chemtank
, or
Sunfire Aegis
when needed.
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.
R
is telegraphed and slow.
Needs to cast
W
at least twice to have successful trades and fights.