Tier

Win Rate

63.8%

Pick Rate

8.9%

Ban Rate

4.9%

Matches

117,550
Volibear Runes
Core Volibear Item Build Order77.0% Win Rate (679 Games)
Fiendish Codex

Starting

Nashor's Tooth

1st

Mercury's Treads

2nd

Riftmaker

3rd

Riftmaker

4th

Nashor's Tooth

5th

Spirit Visage

6th

Fiendish Codex
Nashor's Tooth
Mercury's Treads
Riftmaker
Riftmaker
Nashor's Tooth
Spirit Visage

Core Volibear Item Build Path

Situational

Force of Nature
Kaenic Rookern
Unending Despair
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Thornmail
Wit's End
Hollow Radiance

Summoner Spells

78.0% Win Rate (1007 Games)
Volibear Skill Order0
The Relentless Storm

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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.