Click to open network menu
Join or Log In
Mobafire logo

Join the leading League of Legends community. Create and share Champion Guides and Builds.

Create an MFN Account






Or

LoL Champion Build Guides: Leona

Leona The Radiant Dawn

Find the best Leona build guides for League of Legends S12 Patch 12.1. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Leona build for the S12 meta. Learn more about Leona's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 12 Guides // Patch 12.1 & Patch 11.24
10
1405
Votes
85
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

My Full Tenacity & Immortal Leona Builds (All Lanes: Top

Guide by BaLoRi updated January 19, 2022
  • In-depth
9.5
421
Votes
23
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

[S12] Guide by Rank 1 Leona World

Guide by LimTheDestructor updated January 20, 2022
  • In-depth
9.5
70
Votes
5
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

[12.1] Silvers Guide to Leona [Top/Mid/Support] Urf Build!

Guide by Doovid updated January 12, 2022
8.9
46
Votes
7
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Leona Jungle Tank to Win S11

Guide by MiningRicK updated January 16, 2022
  • In-depth
  • Off-Meta
8.9
61
Votes
14
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

AP Leona Midd/Supp

Guide by TJack42 updated January 13, 2022
  • Off-Meta
8.8
17
Votes
2
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

GN Duck's Grandmaster Leona Guide - Everything You Need To K

Guide by GN_Duck LoL updated January 19, 2022
  • In-depth
8.7
37
Votes
8
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

[Season 12] Crit Leona Mid

Guide by SuperChicken144 updated January 6, 2022
  • Off-Meta
8.3
7
Votes
0
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Leona Toplane

Guide by LucyKitsune updated December 19, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Leona Guide

Guide by The Wands updated December 8, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

[PRESEASON12] Apkibum's Ultimate Swagger Leona Guide

Guide by apkibum updated December 23, 2021
Season 12 Builds // Patch 12.1 & Patch 11.24
New Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

SEASON 12 - LEONA TOP BRUISER - trust me on this one

Build by MODL updated January 10, 2022
New Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

LEONA TOP BRUISER

Build by Guest updated January 10, 2022
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

LEONA MATH

Build by Rutucan updated December 17, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Ooga Booga Leona

Build by LucyKitsune updated December 21, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Praise the Sun!

Build by UlisesFRN updated December 14, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Season 12 Guides // Other Patches
8.9
25
Votes
3
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Leona The Shining Sun

Guide by whybother34 updated November 30, 2021
Season 12 Builds // Other Patches
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Extraño la Lanza de Shojin

Build by Glaceon_Hit updated November 17, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Unkillable/Slow LEONA

Build by ArdentOTP updated November 18, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Cold Hearted Sun

Build by Guest updated November 18, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide
LoL Champion Leona Build Guide

Leona

Build by HiramBattle updated November 30, 2021
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 42 77
Create a Leona Build Guide Create a Leona Build Guide
Craft your own guide
Get Started

Leona Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Leona we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Leona, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Leona this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.1. However, if you are a new Leona player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Leona!

Patch 12.2: 27627 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Leona's Top Items

Leona's Runes

Leona's Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 8328 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Unflinching
Unflinching

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

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 3928 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth

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

Third Best

Leona's 3rd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 1396 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Second Wind
Second Wind
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Hextech Flashtraption
Hextech Flashtraption
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
More Leona Runes

Leona's Summoner Spells

Leona's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 41459 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 9283 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Leona's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 73 Games

Exhaust Ignite

Leona's Starters

Leona's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 10410 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Trinket

Leona's Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 48232 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Trinket 39%

Win Rate 3059 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Leona's 3rd Best Trinket 41%

Win Rate 164 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Top Leona Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Leona Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Patch 12.2: 27638 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Leona's Top Items

Leona's Runes

Leona's Best Runes 59%

Win Rate 145 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth

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

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 364 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Unflinching
Unflinching

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

Third Best

Leona's 3rd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 68 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Aftershock
Aftershock
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Second Wind
Second Wind
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Hextech Flashtraption
Hextech Flashtraption
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
More Leona Runes

Leona's Summoner Spells

Leona's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 1991 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 380 Games

Exhaust Flash

Leona's Starters

Leona's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 1730 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Trinket

Leona's Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 2275 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Trinket 33%

Win Rate 133 Games

Stealth Ward
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Leona's Ability Order

Leona's Best Ability Order 100%

Win Rate 6 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Top Leona Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Leona Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Patch 9.2: 48691 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Leona's Top Items

Leona's Runes

! Small Sample Size There is not enough data available at the moment to display these runes, please check back later.
More Leona Runes

Leona's Summoner Spells

Leona's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 236 Games

  • 1

Leona's Starters

Leona's Best Starter Items 0%

Win Rate Games

! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Trinket

Leona's Best Trinket 55%

Win Rate 209 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Leona's 2nd Best Trinket 40%

Win Rate 60 Games

Stealth Ward
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Leona's Luxury Items

  • 1
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Leona's Ability Order

Leona's Best Ability Order 0%

Win Rate Games

  • 1
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Top Leona Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Leona Players are using on LeagueSpy!

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


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

Best Against Leona

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Worst Against Leona

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Leona Skins

Find Leona's skins and when they were last on sale. Never miss a sale for your favorite skin by using our Wish List feature! You can also find all Leona skins and chromas on Leona's skins page.

Leona's Abilities

Leona's Sunlight
Sunlight Leona's Passive Leona's Passive
Self
Leona's Passive
Leona's Passive
Leona's damaging spells affect the target with Sunlight for 1.5 seconds. When allied champions deal damage to those targets they consume the Sunlight debuff to deal 25-144 (at levels 1-18) additional magic damage. The amount is increased every 2 levels. Leona is unable to activate the additional damage herself.
Q
Leona's Shield of Daybreak
Shield of Daybreak Leona's Q Ability
Self
45 / 50 / 55 / 60 / 65
5
Leona's next basic attack will have 50 bonus range, deal 10 / 35 / 60 / 85 / 110 (+30% of ability power) additional magic damage, and stun the target for 1 second.
W
Leona's Eclipse
Eclipse Leona's W Ability
275
60
14 / 13 / 12 / 11 / 10
Leona raises her shield to grant herself 8 / 12 / 16 / 20 / 24 flat damage reduction for 3 seconds. She also gains 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35 (+20% of bonus Armor) bonus Armor and 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35 (+20% of bonus Magic Resistance) Magic Resistance for the same duration.

When the effect ends, Leona deals 45 / 80 / 115 / 150 / 185 (+40% of ability power) magic damage to nearby enemies while prolonging the effect for a bonus 3 seconds if any enemies are struck.
E
Leona's Zenith Blade
Zenith Blade Leona's E Ability
700
60
12 / 10.5 / 9 / 7.5 / 6
Leona projects a solar image of her sword, which deals 50 / 90 / 130 / 170 / 210 (+40% of ability power) magic damage to all enemies in a line. When the image fades, the last enemy champion struck will be immobilized for 0.5 seconds and Leona will dash to them.
R
Leona's Solar Flare
Solar Flare Leona's Ultimate (R) Ability
1200
100
90 / 75 / 60 / 60 / 60
After a brief delay, Leona calls down a beam of solar energy dealing 100 / 175 / 250 (+80% of ability power) magic damage and slowing enemies by 80% for 1.5 seconds. Enemies in the center of the beam are stunned instead of slowed.

Questions About Leona

Ask

Latest Questions

How do I adjust my build situationally?

This kind of question likely requires a really in-depth answer, so my apologies for that. I was wondering how to learn to adjust my build based on the enemy's team comp, item selection and the overall status of whatever match I'm in. When I play,...

View (1) Answers

New Female Tank?

Ok, so it appears we have a VERY small amount of female tanks, with about 3 off-tanks(Illaoi, Shyvana, and Vi) 2 vanguards(Leona and Sejuani) and only ONE warden(Poppy)! Is there any hope that Riot will release a new female tank, preferably Top...

View (5) Answers

how to carry as support

i recently started playing support and im having a lot of trouble winning with support. can someone help? i play all the champions that i tagged.

View (5) Answers

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...

View (1) Answers

Rune Page/Build for Thresh/Leona

Hi people. I like playing Thresh/Leona as tanky support, with a decent adc their combos dominate almost any bot lane, and they bring lots of utility/peeling/cc. The problem is that i'm poor in runes, and since they are similar champs, by the...

View (5) Answers

How Do I Get Better In LoL?

Hello! Im Not The TPA Toyz However I Am A Huge Fan Of Toyz and Scarra (Explains The TSM). Especially Coming From Australia. Anyways, Im Having Problems In LoL At the momentw. For Mid Lane, I Main Orianna And Katarina However I Play Orianna More...

View (5) Answers

Specific support's first gold income item?

As in support [[Nidalee]], I've been torn between [[spellthief's edge]] and [[ancient coin]]. Her [[javelin toss]] will hurt a lot with edge, but they are also unreliable. (I know she's getting a rework soon but it's nice to know.) For...

View (4) Answers

Optimal quints for Thresh/Leona support?

What are the optimal quints for tanky aggressive supports? Most importantly [[thresh]]. Should I get mov speed health armor ad quints or something else?

View (4) Answers

What is the role of a support in Season 3?

What exactly is the role of a support in Season 3? How important is it for supports to have a "full build" of support items like Locket etc? With the ward changes/trinket introduction in Season 4, how do you think this role will...

View (9) Answers

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...

View (3) Answers

What Summoner Spell is Best for Supports?

I am just getting into the support role and I am a little confused, which summoners are best for supporting? I see a lot of people taking [[exhaust]], but aren't [[clairvoyance]], [[clarity]] and [[heal]] good summoner spells for a support?...

View (12) Answers

League of Legends Champions:

Teamfight Tactics Guide