Karthus build guide, best Karthus runes and items to use in Patch 11.1. This Karthus Top Lane build for LoL is based on win rates and meta popularity. Use this Karthus build guide to statistically win more games in League.
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The most winning Karthus build involves a skill priority of Lay Waste Defile Wall of Pain , running a Domination | Sorcery rune set-up and taking Flash Teleport as summoner spells.
Start your Karthus build off by running Tear of the Goddess Health Potion , progressing that into Liandry's Anguish Sorcerer's Shoes Demonic Embrace Rabadon's Deathcap Void Staff Morellonomicon , But remember to pick the correct situational items depending on game factors such as enemy composition.
Here are the best Karthus runes for this build. Take Electrocute as your keystone in the Domination rune tree. The remaining slots in your primary tree should be the Cheap Shot Eyeball Collection Ravenous Hunter runes.
Karthus's secondary runes should be in the Sorcery rune tree, taking the Manaflow Band Scorch runes.
As far as your shards go, take Adaptive Adaptive Armor . Following these runes for Karthus will help you in your games. Make sure to make situational changes to your runes depending on team comps and counters.
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