Maokai
tier-3
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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Irelia
36.4%
Akali
36.5%
Garen
37.2%
Yone
39.7%
Shen
40.9%
Mordekaiser
41.0%
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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
51.3%
(-1.6%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
1.1%
(-1.6%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
6.4%
(+3.8%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
577
(-35)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Corrupting Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 54.50% Win Rate (844 Games)

Corrupting Potion
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Bami's Cinder
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Boots
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Aegis of the Legion
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Sunfire Aegis
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Mercury's Treads
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Bramble Vest
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Giant's Belt
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Thornmail

Core Final Build: 52.35% Win Rate (73 Games)

Sunfire Aegis
Mercury's Treads
Thornmail
Spirit Visage
Randuin's Omen
Frozen Heart

Runes: 57.71% Win Rate (175 Games)

Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Every 4s your next attack on a champion deals bonus magic damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.
Demolish
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
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
Overgrowth
Gain permanent max health when minions or monsters die near you.
Sorcery
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%.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

90% AP

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Corrupting Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 51.37% Win Rate (1830 Games)

Corrupting Potion
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Bami's Cinder
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Boots
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Aegis of the Legion
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Sunfire Aegis
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Bramble Vest
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Giant's Belt
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Thornmail

Core Final Build: 51.83% Win Rate (164 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Sunfire Aegis
Thornmail
Spirit Visage
Randuin's Omen
Frozen Heart

Runes: 51.54% Win Rate (1042 Games)

Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Every 4s your next attack on a champion deals bonus magic damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.
Demolish
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
Conditioning
After 12 min gain +9 Armor and +9 Magic Resist and increase your Armor and Magic Resist by 5%.
Overgrowth
Gain permanent max health when minions or monsters die near you.
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

90% AP

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