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LoL Champion Build Guides: Taric

Taric The Shield of Valoran

Find the best Taric build guides for League of Legends S11 Patch 11.21. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Taric build for the S11 meta. Learn more about Taric's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Taric Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Taric we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Taric, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Taric this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 11.21. However, if you are a new Taric player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Taric!

Patch 11.21: 219091 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Taric's Top Items

Taric's Runes

Taric's Best Runes 49%

Win Rate 1177 Games

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Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

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

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Runes 56%

Win Rate 70 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Shield Bash
Shield Bash
LoL Rune: Second Wind
Second Wind
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

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

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 73 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Conditioning
Conditioning
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Tenacity
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Taric's Summoner Spells

Taric's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 4182 Games

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Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 2316 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 172 Games

Flash Heal

Taric's Starters

Taric's Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 4086 Games

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Trinket

Taric's Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 6338 Games

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Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Trinket 40%

Win Rate 380 Games

Stealth Ward
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Taric's Ability Order

Taric's Best Ability Order 25%

Win Rate 4 Games

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! 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 Taric Players

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

Patch 11.21: 219098 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Taric's Top Items

Taric's Runes

Taric's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 89 Games

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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Press the Attack
Press the Attack
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Conditioning
Conditioning
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

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Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

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Taric's Summoner Spells

Taric's Best Summoner Spells 59%

Win Rate 64 Games

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Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 367 Games

Flash Smite

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 216 Games

Ghost Smite

Taric's Starters

Taric's Best Starter Items 57%

Win Rate 53 Games

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  • 3

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Starter Items 55%

Win Rate 62 Games

Emberknife Control Ward

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 125 Games

Hunter's Talisman Refillable Potion

Trinket

Taric's Best Trinket 56%

Win Rate 508 Games

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Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Trinket 46%

Win Rate 186 Games

Stealth Ward
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Taric's Ability Order

Taric's Best Ability Order 50%

Win Rate 4 Games

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! 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 Taric Players

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

Patch 8.20: 253629 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Taric's Top Items

Taric's Runes

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Taric's Summoner Spells

Taric's Best Summoner Spells 41%

Win Rate 91 Games

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  • 2

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 37%

Win Rate 95 Games

Exhaust Flash

Taric's Starters

Taric'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

Taric's Best Trinket 46%

Win Rate 146 Games

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Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Trinket 22%

Win Rate 59 Games

Stealth Ward
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Taric's Luxury Items

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! 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.

Taric's Ability Order

Taric'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 Taric Players

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

Patch 11.21: 219105 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Taric's Top Items

Taric's Runes

Taric's Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 60 Games

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Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

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

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:
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Taric's Summoner Spells

Taric's Best Summoner Spells 58%

Win Rate 199 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Taric's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 57%

Win Rate 63 Games

Exhaust Heal

Third Best

Taric's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 113 Games

Exhaust Flash

Taric's Starters

Taric's Best Starter Items 55%

Win Rate 219 Games

Trinket

Taric's Best Trinket 56%

Win Rate 368 Games

  • 1
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Taric'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.

Taric's Ability Order

Taric's Best Ability Order 100%

Win Rate 1 Games

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  • 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 Taric Players

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

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


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

Best Against Taric

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Worst Against Taric

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Taric Skins

Taric's Abilities

Taric's Bravado
Bravado Taric's Passive Taric's Passive
Self
Taric's Passive
Taric's Passive
Taric infuses his next two basic attacks whenever he casts an ability. He swings faster with these two attacks, which deal 25-93 (at levels 1-18) (+15% of bonus armor) bonus magic damage and reduce his base spells' cooldowns by 1-0.6 seconds (scales down with CDR).
Q
Taric's Starlight's Touch
Starlight's Touch Taric's Q Ability
325
65 / 70 / 75 / 80 / 85
3
Passive: Taric stores a charge of Starlight's Touch every 15 seconds, up to a maximum of 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 charges stored at once. Starlight's Touch cannot be cast without charges.

Bravado-empowered attacks reduce Starlight's Touch's cooldown by 1 second and instantly grant a charge.

Active: Taric spends all charges to heal himself and all nearby allies for 30 (+20% of ability power) (+1.5% of Taric's maximum health) per charge.
W
Taric's Bastion
Bastion Taric's W Ability
800
60
15
Passive: Bastion increases the armor of Taric and the champion he is linked with by 10 / 11 / 12 / 13 / 14% of Taric's armor.

Active: Taric links with an ally, shielding them for 8 / 9 / 10 / 11 / 12% of their maximum Health for 2.5 seconds. Bastion remains on Taric's ally until he recasts it onto another ally, or the two move far enough apart to break their link.

While linked, all of Taric's abilities are simultaneously cast from both Taric and his linked ally, though the effects do not stack.
E
Taric's Dazzle
Dazzle Taric's E Ability
575
40
17 / 16 / 15 / 14 / 13
Taric fires out a short wave of celestial energy in a target direction which, after 1 second, deals 90 / 130 / 170 / 210 / 250 (+50% of ability power) (+50% of bonus armor) magic damage to all enemies struck and stuns them for 1.25 seconds.
R
Taric's Cosmic Radiance
Cosmic Radiance Taric's Ultimate (R) Ability
400
100
180 / 150 / 120 / 120 / 120
Taric calls on the stars themselves for protection. After a 2.5 second delay, he and all nearby allies are granted invulnerability for 2.5 seconds.

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