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Syndra Build Guides, Runes and Items

Syndra The Dark Sovereign

Find the best Syndra build guides for League of Legends S13 Patch 13.1. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Syndra build for the S13 meta. Learn more about Syndra's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 9 Builds
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Guide (Very Good)

Build by Guest updated February 10, 2019
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Mid Patch 9.3

Build by SVA Shadow updated February 9, 2019
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra

Build by TheFawl updated December 1, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Guide

Build by Chrishater updated November 26, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra

Build by Gariaz updated November 24, 2018
Season 8 Guides
9.5
64
Votes
5
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

[PRE-SEASON] Syndra, the Dark Sovereign (AP Mid Carry)

Guide by Elexias updated November 8, 2017
  • In-depth
8.7
16
Votes
2
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Support Syndra: (Highest Win Rate Plat+)

Guide by whitevelcro updated December 11, 2017
Season 8 Builds
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

[ 8.9 ] [ lane // support ]

Build by master uta updated May 9, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Support Freeze Syndra Season 8

Build by Arihon updated October 24, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Mid Demon

Build by gitis updated April 15, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Guide patch 8.3 season 8 [Zoky]

Build by Hi Im Zoky updated February 10, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra MID carry

Build by roby0709 updated January 5, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Leauge For Build Syndra

Build by Guest updated November 19, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

This build is Electrifying!

Build by COOKIERAY updated August 27, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra 8.16

Build by Chizuru updated August 21, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra Big Bully Playstyle

Build by darkposeiden updated August 6, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

the syndra one trick

Build by liboratus69 updated July 23, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

the syndra god in S5

Build by Guest updated July 23, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

"People fear what they cannot understand' Syndra Guide

Build by OpNUB updated July 14, 2018
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LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide
LoL Champion Syndra Build Guide

Syndra :Dhttps://www.mobafire.com/images/champion/icon/aatro

Build by InwooPL updated June 6, 2018
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Syndra Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Syndra we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Syndra, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Syndra this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 13.1. However, if you are a new Syndra player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Syndra!

Patch 13.1: 888370 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Syndra's Runes

Syndra's Best Runes 49%

Win Rate 20208 Games

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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Minion Dematerializer
Minion Dematerializer
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 9774 Games

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Runes 47%

Win Rate 8784 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

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

Syndra's Summoner Spells

Syndra's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 53991 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 25296 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 4808 Games

Flash Barrier

Syndra's Starters

Syndra's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 77590 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 4440 Games

Corrupting Potion

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 3929 Games

Health Potion Tear of the Goddess

Trinket

Syndra's Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 34218 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Trinket 47%

Win Rate 47663 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 7891 Games

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Patch 12.22: 172147 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Syndra's Runes

Syndra's Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 65 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Minion Dematerializer
Minion Dematerializer
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 247 Games

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 82 Games

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Minion Dematerializer
Minion Dematerializer
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Syndra's Summoner Spells

Syndra's Best Summoner Spells 55%

Win Rate 542 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 58%

Win Rate 69 Games

Flash Barrier

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 57%

Win Rate 89 Games

Cleanse Flash

Syndra's Starters

Syndra'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

Syndra's Best Trinket 54%

Win Rate 670 Games

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  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 688 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Trinket 54%

Win Rate 161 Games

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Syndra's Ability Order

Syndra'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.
Patch 13.1: 888378 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Syndra's Runes

Syndra's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 887 Games

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  • 2
  • 3
Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Minion Dematerializer
Minion Dematerializer
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 166 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

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

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 58 Games

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Minion Dematerializer
Minion Dematerializer
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

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

Syndra's Summoner Spells

Syndra's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 3003 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 1086 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 55%

Win Rate 112 Games

Exhaust Flash

Syndra's Starters

Syndra's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 3854 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 207 Games

Health Potion Tear of the Goddess

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 221 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Syndra's Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 2169 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Syndra's 2nd Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 1834 Games

Farsight Alteration

Third Best

Syndra's 3rd Best Trinket 59%

Win Rate 518 Games

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Syndra Counters

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


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

Syndra Skins

Syndra's Abilities

Syndra's Transcendent
Transcendent Syndra's Passive Syndra's Passive
Self
Syndra's Passive
Syndra's Passive
Syndra can collect up to 120 Splinters of Wrath. These enhance Syndra’s abilities and restore 20−215 mana each time she claims one from an enemy.

Syndra collects Splinters of Wrath from the following:
- 1 / 2 / 3 Splinter(s) when damaging enemy champions with two abilities (levels 1 / 11 / 18) within 4 seconds (8 second cooldown).
- 5 Splinters upon spending ability points (max 85)
- 1 Splinter on killing large minions

At 120 Splinters of Wrath, Syndra increases her ability power by 15%.
Q
Syndra's Dark Sphere
Dark Sphere Syndra's Q Ability
800
40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60
7
Syndra conjures a Dark Sphere, dealing 70 / 105 / 140 / 175 / 210 (+70% of ability power) magic damage. The Dark Sphere remains for 6 seconds and can be manipulated by Syndra's other abilities.

Splinters of Wrath Evolve: Syndra can store 2 charges of Dark Sphere.
W
Syndra's Force of Will
Force of Will Syndra's W Ability
950
60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100
12 / 11 / 10 / 9 / 8
Syndra grabs a Dark Sphere, enemy minion, or non-epic monster. She drags it with her and can Recast for up to 5 seconds.

Recast: Syndra hurls the object, dealing 70 / 110 / 150 / 190 / 230 (+70% of ability power) magic damage and slowing by 25 / 30 / 35 / 40 / 45% for 1.5 seconds.

Splinters of Wrath Evolve: This ability deals an additional 12% (+2% per 100 ability power) true damage.
E
Syndra's Scatter the Weak
Scatter the Weak Syndra's E Ability
1300
50
17
Syndra projects a wave of force, knocking back enemies and Dark Spheres and dealing 75 / 115 / 155 / 195 / 235 (+45% of ability power) magic damage. Dark Spheres that are pushed stun enemies for 1.25 seconds and deal the same magic damage.

Splinters of Wrath Evolve: This ability's width is increased and slows enemies by 70% for 1.25 seconds.
R
Syndra's Unleashed Power
Unleashed Power Syndra's Ultimate (R) Ability
675
100
120 / 100 / 80 / 80 / 80
Passive: Dark Sphere gains an additional 10 / 20 / 30 ability haste for each rank of Unleashed Power.

Active: Syndra draws on her full cataclysmic power, launching the 3 Dark Spheres orbiting her plus up to 4 more nearby at an enemy champion. Each Dark Sphere deals 90 / 130 / 170 (+17% of ability power) magic damage.

Splinters of Wrath Evolve: This ability executes enemies below 15% maximum health.

Questions About Syndra

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Syndra Tips and Tricks?

Hello! I really enjoy playing Syndra and i think i am doing pretty good but i think there is always some room for improvement! Can you give me your best tips and tricks for Syndra? It would be greatly appreciated! Thanks in advance and feel...

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Syndra tips and tricks?

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Help me decide

Hi guys! So basically I recently saw the new Withered Rose skins and I really like them. I currently have 1400RP and I want to buy one of them. I love playing Talon but I already have the Enduring Sword one. About Syndra, I just started playing...

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Who Should I Get?

Ok, so... I’m wondering which champion I should get next, I’ve got it narrowed down to Diana, Syndra, Lissandra, Orianna, and Fiora. I need a consistent pick who can hold her own and has consistent power in certain parts of the game, and isn’t...

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Who's easier and stronger

I need a new mage and right now, it's between Syndra and Lux. Both seem pretty strong but I need a good and easy champion to play/master with so... Which one should I get? UPDATE: I forgot to add Ahri to this question xd. So like now it's...

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Force of Will - double spheres

Dear colleagues) Does Syndra grab two spheres with her maxed Force of Will("W")? Does she take them automatically (if there are 2 or more) by pressing "W", or it needs additional mouse click on the second sphere?

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Is support Syndra viable?

Syndra's secondary role is support, but I've never seen anyone actually play her as support. Does it work? Has anyone tried this in S5?

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Can Scatter the Weak double-dip?

Can enemies be damage by both a flung orb and the [[scatter the weak]] wave? I've found quite a lot of conflicting information about whether or not foes can be damaged twice by the ability, some resources say yes, none explicitly state no, but...

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