Volibear
tier-2
P
Q

Hover on skill

W

Hover on skill

E

Hover on skill

R

Hover on skill

Toughest Matchups:
Illaoi
38.2%
Gnar
40.0%
Jax
44.5%
Gangplank
45.3%
Mordekaiser
47.0%
Yorick
49.5%
role-topTop
arrow-dropdown
addAdd a Matchup
Ranked Solo
arrow-dropdown
rank-platinum+Platinum+
arrow-dropdown
11.7
arrow-dropdown

Recommended Build

Get this build for Volibear directly in your client.

Save 5 minutes of searching, setting runes, and shifting between tabs.

Core Build Order

Doran's Ring
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Starting

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Boots

1st

Turbo Chemtank
Bami's Cinder
Null-Magic Mantle
Cloth Armor

2nd

Zhonya's Hourglass
Seeker's Armguard
Stopwatch
Fiendish Codex

3rd

Spirit Visage
Spectre's Cowl
Kindlegem

4th

Dead Man's Plate
Winged Moonplate
Ruby Crystal
Chain Vest

5th

Thornmail
Bramble Vest
Giant's Belt

6th

Core Build Path

Boots
chevron-right
Bami's Cinder
chevron-right
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
chevron-right
Null-Magic Mantle
chevron-right
Cloth Armor
chevron-right
Turbo Chemtank
chevron-right
Seeker's Armguard
chevron-right
Stopwatch
chevron-right
Fiendish Codex
chevron-right
Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

FlashTeleport

Damage Breakdown

36% AP

56% 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
adaptive_forceattack_speedscaling_cooldown_reduction
adaptive_forcearmormagic_resist
scaling_healtharmormagic_resist

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

W

W

W

W

W

E

E

E

E

E

R

R

R

Skill Order

W

chevron-right

Q

chevron-right

E

Volibear's Matchups

chevron-right
Win Rate

51.1%

(+1.4%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

5.4%

(-0.8%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

5.7%

(+1.2%)

vs last patch

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.
Volibear is Unstoppable during
R
's cast.
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
Sunfire Aegis
,
Dead Man's Plate
,
Sterak's Gage
,
Spirit Visage
,
Titanic Hydra
, and
Black Cleaver
. Can opt for
Goredrinker
,
Frostfire Gauntlet
,
Turbo Chemtank
,
Stridebreaker
,
Trinity Force
, or
Divine Sunderer
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.
close