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Playstyle Builds

Pro Builds

  1. Elramir

    Heartsteel

    vs

    Ornn
  2. Roulette

    Kindlegem

    vs

    Yasuo
  3. Jenax

    Heartsteel

    vs

    Shen
  4. beishang

    Leeching Leer

    vs

    Aatrox
  5. beishang

    Riftmaker

    vs

    Aatrox
  6. beishang

    Riftmaker

    vs

    Fiora

Core Build Order

Doran's Ring
Health Potion

Starting

Iceborn Gauntlet
SheenKindlegemChain Vest

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Frozen Heart
Warden's MailGlacial Buckler

3rd

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

4th

Sunfire Aegis
Bami's CinderChain Vest

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron CloakRuby CrystalWinged Moonplate

6th

Doran's Ring
Health Potion

Starting

Iceborn Gauntlet
SheenKindlegemChain Vest

1st

Plated Steelcaps
BootsCloth Armor

2nd

Frozen Heart
Warden's MailGlacial Buckler

3rd

Thornmail
Bramble VestGiant's Belt

4th

Sunfire Aegis
Bami's CinderChain Vest

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron CloakRuby CrystalWinged Moonplate

6th

Core Build Path

Kindlegem
Sheen
Chain Vest
Iceborn Gauntlet
Boots
Cloth Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Warden's Mail
Glacial Buckler
Frozen Heart

Summoner Spells

FlashTeleport

Starting Items

Health PotionHealth PotionDoran's Ring

Damage Breakdown

40% AP

55% AD

Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Grasp of the UndyingAftershockGuardian
DemolishFont of LifeShield Bash
ConditioningSecond WindBone Plating
OvergrowthRevitalizeUnflinching
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspiration
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
The Relentless Storm

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2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

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

W

Q

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.