Olaf
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Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Emberknife
Refillable Potion

Core Build Path: 49.52% Win Rate (16171 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
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Goredrinker
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Death's Dance
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Black Cleaver
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Sterak's Gage
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Spirit Visage

Core Final Build: 49.52% Win Rate (16171 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Goredrinker
Death's Dance
Black Cleaver
Sterak's Gage
Spirit Visage

Runes

Precision
Conqueror
Gain stacks of adaptive force when attacking enemy champions. After reaching 12 stacks, heal for a portion of damage you deal to champions.
Triumph
Takedowns restore 12% of your missing health and grant an additional 20 gold.
Legend: Alacrity
Takedowns on enemies grant permanent Attack Speed.
Last Stand
Deal more damage to champions while you are low on health.
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.
Approach Velocity
Bonus MS towards nearby enemy champions that are movement impaired, increased for enemy champions that you impair.
Adaptive Force
+9 Adaptive Force
Adaptive Force
+9 Adaptive Force
Magic Resist
+8 MR
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

Olaf's Statistics

Kills7.6

Deaths6.5

Assists7.1

Damage18,255.0

Damage Mitigated33,562.7

Gold Earned11,907.5

Gold Earned11,907.5

Playing against Olaf

Key Insights
Picking up
Q
's fully refund its cooldown, but
Q
can only be used once every 3 seconds.
Q
briefly reveals the affected area.
W
resets Olaf's auto attack.
E
's health cost is refunded if it kills its target.
R
's duration is reset whenever Olaf autos or
E
's an enemy champion.
Power Spike
Excels in extended trades.
Has a strong early game, and has the option to play aggressively and invade the enemy jungler.
Has great target access with
R
's CC immunity and movespeed boost.
Synergizes well with
Goredrinker
,
Black Cleaver
,
Sterak's Gage
,
Ravenous Hydra
,
Spirit Visage
, and
Gargoyle Stoneplate
. Can opt for
Stridebreaker
,
Prowler's Claw
or
Sunfire Aegis
when needed.
Vulnerable
Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
Needs a lead to stay ahead, and falls off if he doesn't get one.
When fighting, if Olaf misses the first
Q
, he'll likely miss them all.
Any form of Grievous Wounds hurts Olaf 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
).
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