Caitlyn
tier-1
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Q

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W

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E

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R

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Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion

Core Build Path: 51.03% Win Rate (30635 Games)

Berserker's Greaves
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Galeforce
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The Collector
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Rapid Firecannon
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Lord Dominik's Regards
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Infinity Edge

Core Final Build: 51.03% Win Rate (30635 Games)

Berserker's Greaves
Galeforce
The Collector
Rapid Firecannon
Lord Dominik's Regards
Infinity Edge

Runes

Precision
Lethal Tempo
Gain Attack Speed when attacking an enemy champion, stacking up to 6 times. At max stacks, gain Attack Range and remove your Attack Speed limit.
Triumph
Takedowns restore 10% of your missing health and grant an additional 20 gold.
Legend: Bloodline
Takedowns on enemies grant permanent Life Steal, up to a cap. Once the cap is reached, increase your max health. Weaker earlier but stronger later game than other Legend Runes.
Cut Down
Deal more damage to champions with more max health than you.
Sorcery
Absolute Focus
While above 70% health, gain extra adaptive damage.
Gathering Storm
Gain increasing amounts of AD or AP, adaptive over the course of the game.
Attack Speed
+10% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+9 Adaptive Force
Armor
+6 Armor
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E
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R
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R

Skill Order

Q

E

W

Damage Breakdown

Caitlyn's Statistics

Kills6.7

Deaths5.9

Assists6.8

Damage20,489.8

Damage Mitigated9,527.3

Gold Earned12,234.1

Gold Earned12,234.1

Playing against Caitlyn

Key Insights
gains two stacks instead of one when Caitlyn autos from a brush.
W
temporarily reveals the affected area, and grants True Sight of enemies who step on them.
Enemies affected by
W
always take full damage from
Q
.
Enemies affected by
W
or
E
can be Headshot from double range.
R
can be intercepted by other enemy champions to tank the shot.
Power Spike
Very strong laner, and is considered to be a lane bully.
From level 6 onwards, Caitlyn can use
R
off cooldown to chunk an enemy in lane.
Excels at sieging and defending objectives with
W
.
Synergizes well with
Galeforce
,
Lord Dominik's Regards
,
Infinity Edge
,
Rapid Firecannon
, and
Bloodthirster
. Can opt for
Immortal Shieldbow
for more survivability.
Vulnerable
Has a weaker mid-game compared to other marksmen.
Any champion with a dash can proc every
W
in a line, directly countering her trap setups.
E
has a cooldown of 16 seconds at rank 1. Once used, she can be punished.
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