Varus
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Toughest Matchups:
Sivir
45.5%
Tristana
48.9%
Caitlyn
51.5%
Twitch
52.3%
Lucian
52.4%
Kai'Sa
54.5%
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Varus's Statistics

Playing against Varus

Key Insights
Detonating Blight stacks on enemy champions and epic monsters reduce Varus's basic ability cooldowns by 12% per stack.
Detonating Blights stacks with
Q
deal up to 80% bonus damage based on time charged.
W
can be activated to empower
Q
, dealing bonus % missing HP damage.
E
applies Grievous Wounds to enemies inside of its AoE.
R
applies max Blight stacks to affected units over its duration.
Power Spike
Very strong laner, and is considered to be a lane bully.
E
doubles as a zoning tool to block enemies off from areas.
His gank assist and teamfighting become much stronger after unlocking
R
.
For On-Hit, he synergizes well with
Galeforce
,
Blade of The Ruined King
,
Runaan's Hurricane
,
Guinsoo's Rageblade
,
Phantom Dancer
, and
Wit's End
. Can opt for
Kraken Slayer
or
Immortal Shieldbow
when needed.
For Lethality, he synergizes well with
Duskblade of Draktharr
,
Manamune
,
Edge of Night
,
The Collector
,
Youmuu's Ghostblade
, and
Serylda's Grudge
. Can opt for
Eclipse
or
Galeforce
when needed.
Vulnerable
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Needs to constantly land his skillshots or he'll have significantly lower damage output.
R
is his engage tool but also a protection tool. He becomes much easier to collapse on without it.
Win Rate
50.3%
(0.0%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
7.1%
(+1.9%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.7%
(+0.3%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
719
(-31)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 54.89% Win Rate (470 Games)

Serrated Dirk
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Duskblade of Draktharr
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Ionian Boots of Lucidity
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Manamune

Core Final Build: 55.15% Win Rate (553 Games)

Duskblade of Draktharr
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Manamune
Serylda's Grudge
Edge of Night
Guardian Angel

Runes: 57.17% Win Rate (474 Games)

Domination
Hail of Blades
Gain a large amount of Attack Speed for the first 3 attacks made against enemy champions.
Taste of Blood
Heal when you damage an enemy champion.
Eyeball Collection
Collect eyeballs for champion takedowns. Gain permanent AD or AP, adaptive for each eyeball plus bonus upon collection completion.
Ravenous Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent Omnivamp.
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.
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

17%

80% AD

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 51.04% Win Rate (2061 Games)

Serrated Dirk
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Duskblade of Draktharr
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Ionian Boots of Lucidity
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Manamune

Core Final Build: 55.15% Win Rate (553 Games)

Duskblade of Draktharr
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Manamune
Serylda's Grudge
Edge of Night
Guardian Angel

Runes: 49.53% Win Rate (2344 Games)

Domination
Hail of Blades
Gain a large amount of Attack Speed for the first 3 attacks made against enemy champions.
Taste of Blood
Heal when you damage an enemy champion.
Eyeball Collection
Collect eyeballs for champion takedowns. Gain permanent AD or AP, adaptive for each eyeball plus bonus upon collection completion.
Ravenous Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent Omnivamp.
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
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

17%

80% AD

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