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Azir Build Guides, Runes and Items

Azir The Emperor of the Sands

Find the best Azir build guides for League of Legends S12 Patch 12.9. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Azir build for the S12 meta. Learn more about Azir's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 12 Guides // Patch 12.9 & Patch 12.8
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LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

✧Ascended emperor✧ [Patch 12.9]

Guide by VoYbody updated May 12, 2022
  • In-depth
6.2
44
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20
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

[12.8] Low Elo carry Azir / The Emperor Of the Shurima

Guide by Nex1n updated May 4, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

The APC Emperor: A Full Guide To Bot Lane Azir As Well As Other Builds

Guide by Aut0Lycus updated April 27, 2022
  • Off-Meta
Season 12 Builds // Patch 12.9 & Patch 12.8
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Azir guide

Build by Wertasd06 updated May 1, 2022
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

WHY YOU EAT POOP AZIR

Build by Guest updated April 28, 2022
Season 12 Guides // Other Patches
8.9
100
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LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

MrSuits Azir multiple builds Guide 12.4

Guide by mrsuits updated February 23, 2022
  • In-depth
8.6
234
Votes
35
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

[NEW SEASON! - Patch 12.4] [Master] Free Elo Azir Guide

Guide by FrostbiteMW updated March 25, 2022
8.6
526
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43
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Arise! Aggressive Azir [Patch 12.2] ALL MATCHUPS

Guide by Tehqo updated February 5, 2022
  • In-depth
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

[12.5] In-Depth Azir Guide

Guide by Kato Taosaku updated March 23, 2022
  • In-depth
Season 12 Builds // Other Patches
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

runes and build for azir ( mid - top )

Build by Khanh Bare updated March 21, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Azir Jesuscirraptor ADC

Build by Jesuscirraptor updated February 18, 2022
  • Off-Meta
6.7
5
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LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Azir - TheCickenGod

Build by Xaky-CCKP updated March 31, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Universal Azir Guide 12.7

Build by PepegaBartek updated April 19, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

[ S12 ] Azir's Items & Runes! (Based on Top 1 Azir's item picks)

Build by MissNeverMiss updated April 1, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

Winner Azir!

Build by Metalive updated February 10, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

no cap just a normal build

Build by KimeraBuilds04 updated November 20, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

WARCIMINAL AZIR GUIDE

Build by Sauceyfire updated March 21, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

The Poke Machine

Build by Guest updated February 27, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

INFAMOUS JOHN AZIR BUILD

Build by memelordxd updated February 3, 2022
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LoL Champion Azir Build Guide
LoL Champion Azir Build Guide

INFAMOUS JOHN AZIR BUILD

Build by Guest updated February 3, 2022
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Azir Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Azir we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Azir, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Azir this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.9. However, if you are a new Azir player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Azir!

Patch 12.8: 513624 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Azir's Runes

Azir's Best Runes 57%

Win Rate 140 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 141 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 85 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity

Azir's Summoner Spells

Azir's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 5569 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 47%

Win Rate 4804 Games

Flash Teleport

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 1959 Games

Flash Barrier

Azir's Starters

Azir's Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 10786 Games

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  • 2

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Starter Items 47%

Win Rate 1841 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Azir's Best Trinket 45%

Win Rate 7200 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 5503 Games

Farsight Alteration

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 810 Games

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Patch 12.8: 513624 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Azir's Runes

Azir's Best Runes 45%

Win Rate 143 Games

  • 1
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Azir's Summoner Spells

Azir's Best Summoner Spells 56%

Win Rate 157 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 427 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 764 Games

Flash Teleport

Azir's Starters

Azir's Best Starter Items 50%

Win Rate 1331 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 161 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Azir's Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 910 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Azir's 2nd Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 580 Games

Farsight Alteration

Third Best

Azir's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 91 Games

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Azir Counters

Learn 's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Azir guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Azir Mid in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Azir. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

Azir Skins

Azir's Abilities

Azir's Shurima's Legacy
Shurima's Legacy Azir's Passive Azir's Passive
Self
Azir's Passive
Azir's Passive
Azir can resurrect a turret every 180 seconds. The turret deals an additional 15% ability power as physical damage but disintegrates over 60 seconds.
Q
Azir's Conquering Sands
Conquering Sands Azir's Q Ability
740
55
14 / 12 / 10 / 8 / 6
Azir orders all Sand Soldiers to an area, dealing 70 / 90 / 110 / 130 / 150 (+30% of ability power) magic damage to enemies they pass through and slowing them by 25% for 1 second.
W
Azir's Arise!
Arise! Azir's W Ability
500
40
1.5
Passive: Azir gains 15 / 25 / 35 / 45 / 55% attack speed. Upon having 3 or more Sand Soldiers, he gains an additional 30 / 50 / 70 / 90 / 110% attack speed for 5 seconds.

Active: Azir summons a Sand Soldier for 10 seconds. When Azir attacks an enemy near a Sand Soldier, he instead orders the soldiers to stab, dealing 50−150 (+60% of ability power) magic damage in their direction (depending on level).

This ability has 2 charges.
E
Azir's Shifting Sands
Shifting Sands Azir's E Ability
1100
60
19 / 18 / 17 / 16 / 15
Azir grants himself 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 240 (+70% of ability power) shield for 1.5 seconds and dashes to one of his Sand Soldiers, dealing 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 (+40% of ability power) magic damage to enemies he passes through.

f Azir hits an enemy champion, he stops and gains a Sand Soldier charge.
R
Azir's Emperor's Divide
Emperor's Divide Azir's Ultimate (R) Ability
400
100
120 / 105 / 90 / 90 / 90
Azir summons a wall of armored soldiers that charges forward, knocking back enemies and dealing 175 / 325 / 475 (+60% of ability power) magic damage. The soldiers remain, blocking enemy paths for 5 seconds.

Questions About Azir

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