Maokai
tier-1
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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Braum
43.8%
Shaco
45.6%
Sett
45.9%
Swain
47.0%
Pantheon
47.3%
Morgana
47.3%
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Maokai's Statistics

Playing against Maokai

Key Insights
P
's cooldown is reduced by 4 seconds anytime Maokai casts an ability or is struck by an enemy ability.
Q
also knocks back nearby enemies.
Maokai is untargetable during
W
's cast.
E
's placed in brushes last longer and deal double damage to enemies hit.
E
reveals the affected area.
R
's root lasts longer based on distance traveled.
Power Spike
Guarantees finding picks with
W
's targeted root.
E
helps set up objective plays.
R
doubles as a zoning tool to block enemies off from areas.
Synergizes well with
Sunfire Aegis
,
Spirit Visage
,
Dead Man's Plate
,
Abyssal Mask
, and
Warmog's Armor
. Can opt for
Turbo Chemtank
or
Liandry's Anguish
when needed.
Vulnerable
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Q
is his main trading and waveclearing tool. When used for one, he can't do the others.
E
's damage is unreliable, and most enemies can outrun Saplings.
Any form of Grievous Wounds hurts Maokai because of how much healing he has in his kit (
Bramble Vest
,
Executioner's Calling
,
Oblivion Orb
,
Chemtech Putrifier
,
Morellonomicon
,
Mortal Reminder
,
Thornmail
,
Chempunk Chainsword
).
Win Rate
54.6%
(+1.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
7.9%
(+4.5%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
6.3%
(+5.0%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
635
(+20)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Spellthief's Edge

Core Build Path: 58.01% Win Rate (15898 Games)

Bandleglass Mirror
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Kindlegem
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Imperial Mandate
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Blasting Wand
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Giant's Belt
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Demonic Embrace

Core Final Build: 69.11% Win Rate (1457 Games)

Imperial Mandate
Sorcerer's Shoes
Demonic Embrace
Morellonomicon
Zhonya's Hourglass
Void Staff

Runes: 56.46% Win Rate (2970 Games)

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Damaging a champion with an ability hurls a damaging comet at their location.
Manaflow Band
Hitting an enemy champion with an ability permanently increases your maximum mana by 25, up to 250 mana.

After reaching 250 bonus mana, restore 1% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Transcendence
Gain bonuses upon reaching the following levels:
Level 5: +5 Ability Haste
Level 8: +5 Ability Haste
Level 11: On Champion takedown, reduce the remaining cooldown of basic abilities by 20%.
Scorch
Your first damaging ability hit every 10s burns champions.
Inspiration
Magical Footwear
You get free boots at 12 min but you cannot buy boots before then. Each takedown you get makes your boots come 45s sooner.
Biscuit Delivery
Gain a free Biscuit every 2 min, until 6 min. Consuming or selling a Biscuit permanently increases your max mana and restores health and mana.
Scaling Cooldown Reduction
+1-10% CDR, lvls 1-18
Armor
+5 Armor
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Skill Order

E

W

Q

Damage Breakdown

90% AP

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Spellthief's Edge

Core Build Path: 58.01% Win Rate (15898 Games)

Bandleglass Mirror
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Kindlegem
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Imperial Mandate
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Blasting Wand
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Giant's Belt
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Demonic Embrace

Core Final Build: 69.11% Win Rate (1457 Games)

Imperial Mandate
Sorcerer's Shoes
Demonic Embrace
Morellonomicon
Zhonya's Hourglass
Void Staff

Runes: 55.59% Win Rate (8557 Games)

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Damaging a champion with an ability hurls a damaging comet at their location.
Manaflow Band
Hitting an enemy champion with an ability permanently increases your maximum mana by 25, up to 250 mana.

After reaching 250 bonus mana, restore 1% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Transcendence
Gain bonuses upon reaching the following levels:
Level 5: +5 Ability Haste
Level 8: +5 Ability Haste
Level 11: On Champion takedown, reduce the remaining cooldown of basic abilities by 20%.
Scorch
Your first damaging ability hit every 10s burns champions.
Inspiration
Magical Footwear
You get free boots at 12 min but you cannot buy boots before then. Each takedown you get makes your boots come 45s sooner.
Biscuit Delivery
Gain a free Biscuit every 2 min, until 6 min. Consuming or selling a Biscuit permanently increases your max mana and restores health and mana.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

E

Q

W

Damage Breakdown

90% AP

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