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Kassadin Build Guides, Runes and Items

Kassadin The Void Walker

Find the best Kassadin build guides for League of Legends S13 Patch 12.23. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Kassadin build for the S13 meta. Learn more about Kassadin's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 5 Builds
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin vs AD

Build by Guest updated December 12, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Riftwalk away from you bby :**

Build by zZ_Raj_Zz updated December 7, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

kassadin can't be nerfed

Build by ArsusXD updated November 11, 2014
Season 4 Guides
9.2
31
Votes
5
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

WARNING: MAY CAUSE MUTISM

Guide by deadicated updated December 30, 2013
  • In-depth
8
51
Votes
8
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin, Making your enemies null and void.

Guide by Arnthorr updated May 24, 2014
  • In-depth
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

AD KASSADIN EVEN BETTER AFTER PATCH 4.4

Guide by Ericswag69 updated April 22, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

S4: Putting a Bullet in the Nerf Gun. Season 4 Guide on Kass

Guide by ChiefRichard updated April 13, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin Guide: Gain free ELO

Guide by RudolfHealer updated April 1, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

PATCH 4.4 - Tanky Terror AD Kassadin Jungle

Guide by CabinGirl updated March 23, 2014
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4
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3
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Jungle Kassadin - YOUR NERFS ARE USELESS AGAINST ME.

Guide by rd71 updated March 19, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

A Fresh Take on Kassawin (Including Thoughts on Pre-Season 5

Guide by Ye Ol Pipeweed updated November 5, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Want Free Elo? Play Kassadin

Guide by MrKnowww updated July 1, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin the Assassin! In the Jungle

Guide by GenuineBowl updated June 5, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin, The Burst King!

Guide by jaresque9189 updated March 20, 2014
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

New Kassadin, New Style

Guide by Buranna updated March 19, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin - Snowball Harder, Faster.

Guide by Halfjackal updated January 8, 2014
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3
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Tanky Kassadin Support Too OP-Kassadin,The Trickster

Guide by Sasuke313 updated November 27, 2013
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassasin S4

Guide by CaelumGen updated June 10, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Kassadin Guide to Punching people

Guide by Fiends Roar updated March 25, 2014
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LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide
LoL Champion Kassadin Build Guide

Riftwalking out of the box!

Guide by soth updated May 21, 2014
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Kassadin Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Kassadin we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Kassadin, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Kassadin this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.23. However, if you are a new Kassadin player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Kassadin!

Patch 12.23: 7327 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Kassadin's Runes

Kassadin's Best Runes 49%

Win Rate 5534 Games

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Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Electrocute
Electrocute
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter

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

Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Runes 67%

Win Rate 52 Games

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Electrocute
Electrocute
LoL Rune: Sudden Impact
Sudden Impact
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Runes 62%

Win Rate 454 Games

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Electrocute
Electrocute
LoL Rune: Sudden Impact
Sudden Impact
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter

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

Kassadin's Summoner Spells

Kassadin's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 11250 Games

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Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 50%

Win Rate 17611 Games

Flash Teleport

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 281 Games

Exhaust Flash

Kassadin's Starters

Kassadin's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 10981 Games

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Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 7565 Games

Dark Seal Refillable Potion

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 5375 Games

Health Potion Tear of the Goddess

Trinket

Kassadin's Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 16379 Games

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Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Trinket 57%

Win Rate 7189 Games

Oracle Lens

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 5945 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Kassadin's Ability Order

Kassadin's Best Ability Order 66%

Win Rate 2364 Games

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Patch 12.23: 7335 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Kassadin's Runes

Kassadin's Best Runes 57%

Win Rate 76 Games

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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Fleet Footwork
Fleet Footwork
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Tenacity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Runes 47%

Win Rate 199 Games

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Electrocute
Electrocute
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter

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

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Runes 45%

Win Rate 53 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Fleet Footwork
Fleet Footwork
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Tenacity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Kassadin's Summoner Spells

Kassadin's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 1832 Games

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Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 851 Games

Flash Ignite

Kassadin's Starters

Kassadin's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 1161 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 563 Games

Dark Seal Refillable Potion

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 111 Games

Doran's Ring Health Potion

Trinket

Kassadin's Best Trinket 58%

Win Rate 656 Games

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  • 3

Second Best

Kassadin's 2nd Best Trinket 46%

Win Rate 1553 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Kassadin's 3rd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 566 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Kassadin's Ability Order

Kassadin's Best Ability Order 70%

Win Rate 67 Games

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Kassadin Counters

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


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

Kassadin Skins

Kassadin's Abilities

Kassadin's Void Stone
Void Stone Kassadin's Passive Kassadin's Passive
Self
Kassadin's Passive
Kassadin's Passive
Kassadin takes 10% reduced magic damage and ignores unit collision.
Q
Kassadin's Null Sphere
Null Sphere Kassadin's Q Ability
650
60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
10 / 9.5 / 9 / 8.5 / 8
Kassadin fires an orb of void energy, dealing 65 / 95 / 125 / 155 / 185 (+70% of ability power) magic damage and interrupting channels. Kassadin also gains 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 (+40% of ability power) magic shield for 1.5 seconds.
W
Kassadin's Nether Blade
Nether Blade Kassadin's W Ability
Self
1
7
Passive: Kassadin's attacks deal an additional 20 (+10% of ability power) bonus magic damage.

Active: Kassadin charges his blade, causing his next attack to deal 50 / 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 (+80% of ability power) magic damage and restore 4 / 4.5 / 5 / 5.5 / 6% of his missing mana, increased to 20 / 22.5 / 25 / 27.5 / 30% of his missing mana against champions.
E
Kassadin's Force Pulse
Force Pulse Kassadin's E Ability
600
60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
5
Passive: Kassadin gains a charge whenever any ability is used near him. At 6 charges, Kassadin can activate this ability.

Active: Kassadin unleashes a void pulse, dealing 80 / 105 / 130 / 155 / 180 (+85% of ability power) magic damage and slowing by 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90% for 1 second.
R
Kassadin's Riftwalk
Riftwalk Kassadin's Ultimate (R) Ability
500
40 / 80 / 160 / 320 / 640
5 / 3.5 / 2 / 2 / 2
Kassadin teleports to a nearby location, dealing 80 / 100 / 120 (+40% of ability power) (+2% maximum mana) magic damage.

Each subsequent use of this ability within the next 15 seconds doubles the mana cost and deals an additional 40 / 50 / 60 (+10% of ability power) (+1% maximum mana) magic damage. The cost and damage increases can stack up to 4 times.

Questions About Kassadin

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Rek'Sai is a Tank?

Why in the world is Rek'Sai classed as a Tank? She has 0 things within her kit that empowers her defense in the slightest. No wonder no one plays her. It's sad when even Kassadin got more reason to be tank... What do you think?

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Can Kassadin Jungle work?

Im wondering if Kassadin Jungle can work in any way. I have tried it in several ways: with some attack speed and W max or full AP and max CDR. But neither does great. His early game is very weak and he lacks an AoE spell to clear fast. (His force...

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5.5 Kassadin and Varus viable?

So kassadin looks pretty beautiful and varus is getting a nice buff to his q. for a while i couldn't play my kass because he was just bad...is he good now though? i haven't played on the pbe (still waiting :/) but to anyone who has is he any good...

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Kassadin nerfs

Ok so recently kassadin has been hit with some hard nerfs. First his q's base damage was nerfed and then after that hes ult's range as well. I tried playing kass after this but the range on riftwalk was painfully low. He's one of my old favorites...

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Kassadin top?

what should i build for kass top?

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Kassadin- what to do after rework?

Hi! I'm wondering what's the now skill sequence and buidl for Kassadin. Can anyone help me? :D

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Why is kassadin pick up so much interest as of late?

As far as I know, he was available for quite a while with rather few changes to his kit. Is it a new fad or the season changes somehow make him more powerful/viable compare to the past? If so please tell me about it specifically if you will,...

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AP Mid-Lane. Halp?

Right. What's the deal with AP champions mid-laning? Im not especially experienced (Level 16, currently) and i'm a terrible mid-laner at the best of times. Been practising recently to try and get a more rounded game as I level up further, but i...

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Odd Items on Kassadin?

Hey everyone, I'm interested in picking up [[Kassadin]] for a staple mid. I like his kit a lot but I never really got into him. But since I'm looking for a champion to fill my "Assassin Mid" role, he looks like my best fit. My...

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Next AP Mid to learn and why?

Hey, so I can't really decide which champion to learn next after I have finished with Evelynn. I play AP Mid in a fixed 5vs5 team so I need champions who are valuable in organised competitive play. Champions I currently am able to play on a decent...

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