Maokai
tier-3
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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Zilean
24.6%
Lux
26.0%
Pantheon
32.4%
Rakan
33.9%
Bard
34.4%
Seraphine
35.7%
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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
52.4%
(-0.5%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
2.8%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.4%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
517
(+6)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Relic Shield

Core Build Path: 55.56% Win Rate (270 Games)

Boots
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Plated Steelcaps
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Bami's Cinder
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Turbo Chemtank
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Bramble Vest
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Giant's Belt
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Thornmail

Core Final Build: 62.50% Win Rate (8 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Turbo Chemtank
Thornmail
Dead Man's Plate
Abyssal Mask
Cosmic Drive

Runes: 66.67% Win Rate (150 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
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.
Cosmic Insight
+18 Summoner Spell Haste
+10 Item Haste
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

87% AP

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Relic Shield

Core Build Path: 55.07% Win Rate (434 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: 53.41% Win Rate (23 Games)

Imperial Mandate
Sorcerer's Shoes
Demonic Embrace
Morellonomicon
Abyssal Mask
Cosmic Drive

Runes: 52.71% Win Rate (738 Games)

Resolve
Aftershock
After immobilizing an enemy champion gain defenses and later deal a burst of magic damage around you.
Font of Life
Impairing the movement of an enemy champion marks them. Your allies heal when attacking champions you've marked.
Bone Plating
After taking damage from an enemy champion, the next 3 spells or attacks you receive from them deal 30-60 less damage.


Duration: 1.5s
Cooldown: 45s
Unflinching
Gain a small amount of tenacity that increases with missing health.
Inspiration
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.
Time Warp Tonic
Potions and biscuits grant some restoration immediately. Gain MS while under their effects.
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Armor
+5 Armor
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

87% AP

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