Best ARAM Karthus Runes

For Karthus Aram, the best rune page is Domination with Dark Harvest Keystone, yielding a 50.08% win rate, chosen in 29.77% of games, complemented by Sorcery as the secondary tree runes.

Domination
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Domination
Sorcery
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Spells

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Starting Items

First buy

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Best ARAM Karthus Build

The Best Build for Aram Karthus typically begins with Malignance, which is chosen 62.34% of the time and has a 50.75% win rate across 1,280 Aram games.

  1. 1st
    Malignance
    →
  2. 2nd
    Sorcerer's Shoes
    →
  3. 3rd
    Shadowflame
    →
  4. 4th
    Cryptbloom
    →
  5. 5th
    Horizon Focus
    →
  6. 6th
    Luden's Companion

Skill Max Order

Priority

  1. Q
    Lay Waste
    →
    1st
  2. E
    Defile
    →
    2nd
  3. W
    Wall of Pain
    3rd

Ability Order

Leveling path

Lay Waste
Q
1
4
5
7
9
Wall of Pain
W
2
14
15
17
18
Defile
E
3
8
10
12
13
Requiem
R
6
11
16
Death Defied
P

ARAM Item Build Stats by Build Order

1st Item
Games
100.00%
Winrate
39.09%
Win
Pick
Malignance
50.75%
62.34%
Liandry's Torment
53.36%
20.94%
Sorcerer's Shoes
48.53%
5.31%
Archangel's Staff
56.25%
3.75%
Luden's Companion
30.23%
3.36%
2nd Item
Games
100.00%
Winrate
44.01%
Win
Pick
Sorcerer's Shoes
50.43%
45.23%
Liandry's Torment
51.32%
23.59%
Malignance
46.67%
10.55%
Shadowflame
49.33%
5.86%
Archangel's Staff
42.11%
2.97%
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
57.14%
2.73%
Stormsurge
54.55%
2.58%
Luden's Companion
58.82%
1.33%
Rabadon's Deathcap
50.00%
1.09%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
69.23%
1.02%
3rd Item
Games
98.83%
Winrate
50.68%
Win
Pick
Liandry's Torment
48.47%
28.38%
Sorcerer's Shoes
52.75%
17.23%
Shadowflame
47.60%
16.44%
Malignance
57.63%
9.33%
Stormsurge
53.54%
7.83%
Rabadon's Deathcap
54.39%
4.51%
Archangel's Staff
41.82%
4.35%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
53.13%
2.53%
Morellonomicon
40.00%
1.98%
Void Staff
50.00%
1.26%
Cryptbloom
43.75%
1.26%
Luden's Companion
61.54%
1.03%
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
46.15%
1.03%
4th Item
Games
86.95%
Winrate
58.37%
Win
Pick
Shadowflame
50.67%
26.95%
Rabadon's Deathcap
49.73%
16.44%
Stormsurge
43.98%
14.91%
Liandry's Torment
53.09%
7.28%
Sorcerer's Shoes
53.33%
5.39%
Morellonomicon
57.41%
4.85%
Void Staff
41.51%
4.76%
Malignance
48.78%
3.68%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
38.24%
3.05%
Luden's Companion
48.28%
2.61%
Archangel's Staff
46.43%
2.52%
Cryptbloom
57.69%
2.34%
Zhonya's Hourglass
73.68%
1.71%
Horizon Focus
53.33%
1.35%
5th Item
Games
55.94%
Winrate
44.70%
Win
Pick
Rabadon's Deathcap
50.00%
28.21%
Void Staff
48.65%
15.50%
Shadowflame
58.49%
14.80%
Stormsurge
51.28%
10.89%
Morellonomicon
40.00%
6.28%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
46.67%
4.19%
Liandry's Torment
42.31%
3.63%
Cryptbloom
44.00%
3.49%
Archangel's Staff
52.63%
2.65%
Horizon Focus
50.00%
2.23%
Malignance
36.36%
1.54%
Luden's Companion
60.00%
1.40%
Sorcerer's Shoes
60.00%
1.40%
Zhonya's Hourglass
10.00%
1.40%
6th Item
Games
22.58%
Winrate
50.89%
Win
Pick
Void Staff
47.69%
22.49%
Rabadon's Deathcap
59.68%
21.45%
Stormsurge
52.78%
12.46%
Morellonomicon
37.93%
10.03%
Shadowflame
48.00%
8.65%
Cryptbloom
73.33%
5.19%
Liandry's Torment
50.00%
3.46%
Rylai's Crystal Scepter
33.33%
3.11%
Zhonya's Hourglass
50.00%
2.77%
Horizon Focus
57.14%
2.42%
Luden's Companion
57.14%
2.42%
Malignance
50.00%
2.08%
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ARAM Karthus Builds List

Up to 2 top-performing builds were analyzed from a total of 1,280 games.

Build Name
5
AP
2
Mana
2
Magic Pen
Win Rate 50.16%
Build Rate Most Popular
DominationDark HarvestCheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
SorceryGathering StormTranscendenceOffenseOffenseFlex
39,878
Damage Dealt
94%
5%
AP
True
32,556
Damage Received
70%
30%
Taken
Mitigated
1,188
Healing
95%
5%
Self
Allies
Build Name
5
AP
1
Mana
1
Magic Pen
Win Rate 51.75%
Build Rate 8.91%
DominationDark HarvestCheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
PrecisionCoup de GracePresence of MindOffenseOffenseFlex
37,681
Damage Dealt
94%
5%
AP
True
29,615
Damage Received
71%
29%
Taken
Mitigated
1,115
Healing
94%
6%
Self
Allies

Karthus ARAM Balance Changes

Buffs and Nerfs

Karthus

Karthus - Changes

  • Damage Dealt: -10%
  • Damage Taken: 5%
P

Death Defied - P

  • Duration changed to 5 seconds.