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Karthus Build Guides, Runes, Items, and Abilities - Patch 14.12

Karthus The Deathsinger

Find the best Karthus build guides for League of Legends S14 Patch 14.12. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Karthus build for the S14 meta. Learn more about Karthus' abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 2 Builds
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Requiem

Build by AspiringInsomniac updated March 11, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

THE ONLY KARTHUS BUILD

Build by AwakeBlood updated March 11, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

OP kathus mid

Build by OralWarrior updated March 6, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Long Live Karthus

Build by Spencerbane updated March 5, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Sorry Pentakill

Build by Xescutioner updated March 5, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus - The Burial of the Dead

Build by Cpt. Murdock updated March 3, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

KoDeEe BuilD Karth

Build by KoDeEe updated March 2, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus 5on5 best equipment

Build by jan204 updated March 1, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus FULL AP

Build by sf23 updated March 1, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

PB Karthus

Build by Partillebuilds updated February 29, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

The ultiamte karthus press r guide

Build by Aperion1 updated February 27, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus

Build by c4ra updated February 27, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus Solo Mid

Build by lmora7 updated February 25, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

I've never felt more alive!

Build by p1nkz0mb13 updated February 22, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus - Got Penta.

Build by Zatal updated February 19, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

karthus for yoyo

Build by darklucas updated February 18, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus The death itself

Build by juvenco updated February 15, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus the dominator

Build by Justen1337 updated February 12, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

Karthus - The invincible

Build by lgor updated February 9, 2012
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LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide
LoL Champion Karthus Build Guide

he dies for his enjoyment

Build by King Osiris updated February 5, 2012
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Karthus Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Karthus we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Karthus, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Karthus this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 14.12. However, if you are a new Karthus player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Karthus!

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Patch 14.12: 44,403 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Karthus's Runes

Karthus's Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 67% Pickrate

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Domination
LoL Path: Domination
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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
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Second Best

Karthus's 2nd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 19% Pickrate

Domination
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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Third Best

Karthus's 3rd Best Runes 47%

Win Rate 11% Pickrate

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Domination
LoL Path: Domination
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Karthus's Summoner Spells

Karthus's Best Summoner Spells 50%

Win Rate 55% Pickrate

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Second Best

Karthus's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 27% Pickrate

Flash Scorchclaw Smite

Third Best

Karthus's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 47%

Win Rate 8% Pickrate

Exhaust Gustwalker Smite

Karthus's Starters

Karthus's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 70% Pickrate

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Karthus's Core Items

Karthus's Best Core Items 55%

Win Rate 12% Pickrate

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Karthus's Ability Order

Karthus's Best Ability Order 50%

Win Rate 74% Pickrate

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Karthus Counters

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


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

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