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Bard Build

the Wandering Caretaker

B Tier

Summoner Spells



Skill Order



Item Build

Bard 12.10

Bard Build 12.10 ranks as an B-Tier pick for the Support role in Season 12. This champion currently has a Win Rate of (Average), Pick Rate of (High), and a Ban Rate of (Low). Using Domination Runes and a utility item build, combine with the Catcher playstyle, this is a hard to play champion in league of legends.

Bard Item Build

The best Bard item build Season 12 starts with a and purchase. The Best mythic item for Bard you will build is Boots of Swiftness followed by a Imperial Mandate purchase. The final items you will need to complete your champion item build guide are a Redemption and or Shard of True Ice. Make sure to use Flash Flash and Ignite Ignite as your summoner spells.

Bard Item Build Patch 12.10
Summoner Spells
Starting Items

Bard Runes

What runes for Bard S12? The best Bard runes for Support are Domination as the Primary and Sorcery as a Secondary. Within the Domination tree, The Best Keystone Rune used will be Electrocute.

Patch 12.10 Bard Runes
Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter
Adaptive Force
Adaptive Force
Scaling Health

Skill Order

This section will explain what abilities you level up for this Bard Build S12. Your first ability for level 1 should be Q Cosmic Binding, and then you should start maxing out Q Cosmic Binding. After that, you can start leveling up W Caretaker's Shrine followed by E Magical Journey.

Maxing Skill Order
Skill Order - What to level

How To Play Guide

  • What Lane Is Bard?
    • Due to the lane phase of this pick, it is frequently played in the Support position. This pick has yet to see any meaningful play in other lanes.
  • Is Bard Good Right Now?
    • Ranking as the #18 Best Pick In the Support role for patch 12.10, placing it within our B-Tier Rank. A solid choice but there are better picks, regarding difficulty, this is a hard to play champion for new players in league of legends.
  • How Do I Build Bard S12 Patch 12.10?
    • Since this season 12 Bard Build and Runes will help you deal Magic damage, you will be focusing on building various items that will enable you to catch more enemy players with your champion ability kit.
  • Champions Like Bard
    • Similar picks regarding playstyle would be Catcher types. That would include Morgana which is a really excellent pick at the moment, as well as Pyke and Rakan

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