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LoL Champion Build Guides: Karma

Karma The Enlightened One

Find the best Karma build guides for League of Legends S12 Patch 12.2. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Karma build for the S12 meta. Learn more about Karma's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 7 Builds
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Random Karma

Build by Guest updated May 7, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Hecarim Regeneration Jungler

Build by Themperia updated April 29, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma Actual Support (LET'S BUILD!)

Build by IC_Spy updated April 13, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma - Top, Mid, and Support (Unf)

Build by Rap4NoReason2 updated April 9, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma mid with the double shield

Build by eDDanYouLaura updated March 31, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma Sup the bigest shield ever

Build by Guest updated February 15, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma Always Catches Up To You-Karma Support Guide (Season 7

Build by Wareco561 updated January 31, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Order of the Lotus: Warlock Karma

Build by The Dreamwalker updated January 23, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Fat Karma

Build by Hexpix updated January 20, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

karma is like a bomerang, it hits you in the head

Build by Jawax updated January 20, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

KARMA SUPPORT OP !

Build by Oh no its Amri updated January 18, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Elite

Build by SAG Heavy IDI updated January 17, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

karma offensive

Build by Guest updated January 10, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

K(appa)arma mid

Build by WenJunFanboy updated January 7, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma M5 Guide [PreSeason7]

Build by ROX Smeb updated January 3, 2017
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma Support for Season 7 (Quick Yet Thorough Guide)

Build by Petachipz updated December 30, 2016
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

KARMA SUPP

Build by Guest updated December 29, 2016
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma AP tank

Build by Guest updated December 28, 2016
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Karma The support that carries

Build by Guest updated December 5, 2016
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LoL Champion Karma Build Guide
LoL Champion Karma Build Guide

Powerful Karma is here !!!!

Build by Locke_wind updated December 3, 2016
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Karma Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Karma we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Karma, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Karma this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.2. However, if you are a new Karma player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Karma!

Patch 12.2: 203644 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Karma's Top Items

Karma's Runes

Karma's Best Runes 46%

Win Rate 6695 Games

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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Runes 67%

Win Rate 63 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Runes 65%

Win Rate 57 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Nimbus Cloak
Nimbus Cloak
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight
More Karma Runes

Karma's Summoner Spells

Karma's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 12439 Games

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Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 30314 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 1455 Games

Flash Heal

Karma's Starters

Karma's Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 42330 Games

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Trinket

Karma's Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 42624 Games

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Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Trinket 41%

Win Rate 1621 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Trinket 39%

Win Rate 245 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Karma's Ability Order

Karma's Best Ability Order 67%

Win Rate 509 Games

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Patch 12.2: 203654 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Karma's Top Items

Karma's Runes

Karma's Best Runes 49%

Win Rate 86 Games

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

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Runes 45%

Win Rate 405 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Runes 42%

Win Rate 90 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight
More Karma Runes

Karma's Summoner Spells

Karma's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 2432 Games

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Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 802 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 910 Games

Flash Teleport

Karma's Starters

Karma's Best Starter Items 50%

Win Rate 1898 Games

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Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Starter Items 47%

Win Rate 1648 Games

Doran's Ring Health Potion

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 320 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Karma's Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 2333 Games

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Second Best

Karma's 2nd Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 1397 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Karma's 3rd Best Trinket 47%

Win Rate 747 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Karma's Ability Order

Karma's Best Ability Order 65%

Win Rate 135 Games

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Karma 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 Karma guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Karma Support in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Karma. 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.

CR is Counter Rating, which is a combination of multiple counter factors. Counters shown are for Karma Karma Support

Karma Skins

Karma's Abilities

Karma's Gathering Fire
Gathering Fire Karma's Passive Karma's Passive
Self
Karma's Passive
Karma's Passive
Karma reduces Mantra's current cooldown by 5 seconds for every enemy champion she damages with an ability.
Q
Karma's Inner Flame
Inner Flame Karma's Q Ability
950
45
9 / 8 / 7 / 6 / 5
Karma fires a blast of energy that explodes on enemy contact, dealing 70 / 120 / 170 / 220 / 270 (+40% of ability power) magic damage to enemies in the area and slowing them by 35% for 1.25 seconds.

Mantra Bonus - Soulflare: Inner Flame deals 40 / 100 / 160 / 220 (+30% of ability power) extra magic damage and leaves a circle of flame at the impact area or upon reaching maximum range, slowing enemies for 50%. After 1.5 seconds, the circle erupts, dealing 50 / 150 / 250 / 350 (+60% of ability power) magic damage to enemies in the area.
W
Karma's Focused Resolve
Focused Resolve Karma's W Ability
650
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
12
Karma forms a tether to target enemy champion, revealing and damaging the target for 40 / 65 / 90 / 115 / 140 (+45% of ability power) magic damage over 2 seconds which goes up to a total of 80 / 130 / 180 / 230 / 280 (+90% of ability power) magic damage in total (one tick at the start of the cast and one at the end). Gathering Fire is applied every time this ability damages. If the tether is not broken after the 2 seconds, the target is revealed and rooted for 1.4 / 1.55 / 1.7 / 1.85 / 2 seconds.

Mantra Bonus - Renewal: Focused Resolve increases the duration of the reveal and root by 0.5 / 0.75 / 1 / 1.25 seconds and heals Karma for 20% (+1% per 100 ability power) of her missing health immediately plus another 20% (+1% per 100 ability power) of her missing health if the tether remains unbroken.
E
Karma's Inspire
Inspire Karma's E Ability
800
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
10 / 9.5 / 9 / 8.5 / 8
Karma shields target ally, which absorbs 90 / 135 / 180 / 225 / 270 (+50% of ability power) damage for 2.5 seconds and grants the target 40% bonus movement speed for 1.5 seconds.

Mantra Bonus - Defiance: Inspire's shield overflows with energy, increasing the target's shield amount by 25 / 80 / 135 / 190 (+50% of ability power). Allied champions gain 30% of that amount as a shield, and are also hasted by 30%.
R
Karma's Mantra
Mantra Karma's Ultimate (R) Ability
Self
0
40 / 38 / 36 / 34 / 34
Karma empowers her next ability cast within the next 8 seconds, adding an additional effect. Empowered abilities share the same cooldown as their basic form.

Karma begins with one rank in Mantra and can increase it at levels 6, 11, and 16. Ranks in Mantra improve the additional effects of empowered abilities.
Q
Karma's Soulflare
Soulflare Karma's Q Ability
950
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
7 / 6.5 / 6 / 5.5 / 5
Inner Flame deals 40 / 100 / 160 / 220 (+30% of ability power) extra magic damage and leaves a circle of flame at the impact area or upon reaching maximum range, slowing enemies for 50%. After 1.5 seconds, the circle erupts, dealing 35 / 140 / 245 / 350 (+60% of ability power) magic damage to enemies in the area.
W
Karma's Renewal
Renewal Karma's W Ability
Self
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
16 / 15 / 14 / 13 / 12
Focused Resolve increases the duration of the reveal and root by 0.5 / 0.75 / 1 / 1.25 seconds and heals Karma for 20% (+1% per 100 ability power) of her missing health immediately plus another 20% (+1% per 100 ability power) of her missing health if the tether remains unbroken.
E
Karma's Defiance
Defiance Karma's E Ability
800
50 / 55 / 60 / 65 / 70
10 / 9.5 / 9 / 8.5 / 8
Inspire's shield overflows with energy, increasing the target's shield amount by 25 / 80 / 135 / 190 (+50% of ability power) and the movement speed duration to 2.5 seconds. Allied champions gain 30% of that amount as a shield, and are also hasted by 60%.

Questions About Karma

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DD on Karma's skills.

Do it work 'cause the passive says that 15% of dealt even if its magic heals. (P.S. I like playing Top Karma.)

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Maw's passive on Karma's empowered W.

I like using Karma as a tank and playing with my enemies there. I want to know if the spellvamp on Maw's passive do work when shes using Absolution.

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HOW TO PLAY WITH PASSIVE SUPPORTS AS DRAVEN

IM A D3 DRAVEN PLAYER AND IM STILL UNCOMFORTABLE PLAYING AROUND PASSIVE SUPPORTS. I CAN PLAY REALLY WELL WITH A THRESH, LEONA, AND ETC. BUT WHEN I GET A SORAKA OR SOMETHING SUPER PASSIVE I LOST AUTOMATICALLY. I KNOW THAT I HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO...

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what champ to buy

right know i have 6300 IP anf i dont know who to buy karma and sona or only braum or thresh pls help

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Looking for a duo partner EUW

Hey, Im looking for a Silver player to join me in ranked, I main supp (Karma, Leona, Janna), but can also play top/jung, I'm S4 currently. I am looking for preferably an adc, but just an overall calm player. I generally play about 2-3 games...

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On which champs/cases is athene's better than morellonomicon

after a 4 month break --- title said all :) is athene's sometimes better than morello (morello now new meta?)

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Finnlay Riot remakes Karma but...

I think [[karma]] has benn nerfed with this rework, let's take a look at the skill. [*][[gathering fire]] Well, the old passive was way too better. This passive can be useful in a support role but Riot says they want to put [[karma]] in the mid...

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When to build Doran's Shield as support and Why?

So recently I've seen a lot of higher level players and professional players building [[doran's shield]] when playing support. Specifically I've seen a lot of [[leona]], [[thresh]], and [[lulu]] players building [[doran's shield]]. So I was...

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Does worth to buy Karma guys?

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