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LoL Champion Build Guides: Wukong

Wukong The Monkey King

Find the best Wukong build guides for League of Legends S11 Patch 11.15. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Wukong build for the S11 meta. Learn more about Wukong's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

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Wukong Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Wukong we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Wukong, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Wukong this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 11.15. However, if you are a new Wukong player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Wukong!

Patch 11.15: 679982 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Wukong's Top Items

Wukong's Runes

Wukong's Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 3422 Games

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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 2984 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Runes 68%

Win Rate 60 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
More Wukong Runes

Wukong's Summoner Spells

Wukong's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 17549 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 6692 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 2232 Games

Teleport Ignite

Wukong's Starters

Wukong's Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 12881 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 7926 Games

Doran's Shield Health Potion

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 2994 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Wukong's Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 19839 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Trinket 55%

Win Rate 4325 Games

Oracle Lens

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 2412 Games

Farsight Alteration
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Top Wukong Players

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

Patch 11.15: 680003 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Wukong's Top Items

Wukong's Runes

Wukong's Best Runes 63%

Win Rate 93 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 933 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ravenous Hunter
Ravenous Hunter
LoL Rune: Sudden Impact
Sudden Impact

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Runes 57%

Win Rate 114 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Sudden Impact
Sudden Impact
More Wukong Runes

Wukong's Summoner Spells

Wukong's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 5139 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 47%

Win Rate 152 Games

Smite Ignite

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 46%

Win Rate 144 Games

Flash Teleport

Wukong's Starters

Wukong's Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 1863 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Starter Items 57%

Win Rate 1143 Games

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 1274 Games

Hunter's Talisman Refillable Potion

Trinket

Wukong's Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 3558 Games

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  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 1904 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 164 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Top Wukong Players

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

Patch 11.15: 680007 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Wukong's Top Items

Wukong's Runes

Wukong's Best Runes 61%

Win Rate 168 Games

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  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Runes 59%

Win Rate 54 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 196 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Overgrowth
Overgrowth
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
More Wukong Runes

Wukong's Summoner Spells

Wukong's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 2550 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 59%

Win Rate 88 Games

Teleport Ignite

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 477 Games

Flash Teleport

Wukong's Starters

Wukong's Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 2029 Games

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  • 2

Trinket

Wukong's Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 2109 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Wukong's 2nd Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 764 Games

Oracle Lens

Third Best

Wukong's 3rd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 292 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Top Wukong Players

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

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


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

Wukong Skins

Wukong's Abilities

Wukong's Stone Skin
Stone Skin Wukong's Passive Wukong's Passive
Self
Wukong's Passive
Wukong's Passive
Wukong gains 5−9 bonus armor (depending on level) and regenerates 0.5% of his maximum health per 5 seconds.

These effects are increased by 50% for 5 seconds whenever Wukong or his clone damage an enemy champion or monster. Bonuses stack up to 10 times to a maximum of 30 − 66 bonus armor (depending on level) and 3% maximum health regeneration.
Q
Wukong's Crushing Blow
Crushing Blow Wukong's Q Ability
Self
40
9 / 8.5 / 8 / 7.5 / 7
Wukong empowers his staff, causing his next basic attack within 5 seconds to gain 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 / 175 bonus range, deal 20 / 45 / 70 / 95 / 120 (+0.45 attack damage) in bonus physical damage and reduce his target's armor by 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30% for 3 seconds.

Cooldown is reduced by 0.5 seconds whenever Wukong or his clone damages an enemy. Crushing Blow resets Wukong's basic attack timer.
W
Wukong's Warrior Trickster
Warrior Trickster Wukong's W Ability
Self
80 / 70 / 60 / 50 / 40
20 / 19 / 18 / 17 / 16
Wukong dashes 300 units away in a direction, entering invisibility for 1 second and leaving behind a decoy of himself for 3.25 seconds.

The clone can basic attack and cast Cyclone with 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55% reduced damage, prioritizing the last enemy Wukong damaged.

The clone's Cyclone won't knock up enemies who were already knocked up by Wukong. The clone can gain Nimbus Strike's bonus attack speed and Crushing Blow.
E
Wukong's Nimbus Strike
Nimbus Strike Wukong's E Ability
625
30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50
10 / 9.5 / 9 / 8.5 / 8
Wukong dashes on a cloud to the target enemy and sends out untargetable clones to attack up to two additional enemies near the primary target, dealing 80 / 110 / 140 / 170 / 200 (+80% of ability power) in magic damage to each enemy struck, increased by 50% against monsters. The clones can block non-targeted attacks or abilities for 0.25 seconds after hitting their targets.

Upon hitting his target, Wukong and his clones gain 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60% bonus attack speed for 5 seconds.

Wukong's Warrior Trickster and Cyclone can be queued up during his dash.
R
Wukong's Cyclone
Cyclone Wukong's Ultimate (R) Ability
325
100
120 / 105 / 90 / 90 / 90
Wukong and his clone spin their staffs around for up to 2 seconds, becoming disarmed, gaining 20% bonus movement speed and reducing their attack range to 50. The spin deals 1 / 1.5 / 2% of the target's maximum health (+0.275 attack damage) in physical damage to nearby enemies every 0.25 seconds. The damage can go to a total of 16 / 24 / 32% of the target's maximum health (+4.4 attack damage). Enemies affected by Cyclone for the first time are knocked up for 0.6 seconds. Cyclone can be cancelled after casting another ability or recasting after 0.5 seconds. Cyclone can be cast a second time within 8 seconds of the first cast.

RECAST: Wukong and his clone spin their staffs a second time, mimicking the first cast's effects. If recast while spinning, Wukong stops spinning early instead. Wukong can still spin a second time after stopping his first spin early, and can end his second spin early as well.

Nimbus Strike's bonus attack speed duration is continuously refreshed while spinning.

Cyclone's damage is capped at 200 / 400 / 600 per second against monsters (depending on level).

Questions About Wukong

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What is sieging?

I was reading Chimp's guide to wukong and he said that Divine Sunderer is good for sieging, but I dont know what sieging is. Do you guys know?

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I got a ban on how I can cancel I spent full money on the game

I was given a ban on how I could cancel. I spent full money on the game where I beg for help

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WARD FOR WUKONG

How to get WOKUNG WARD as it was or new related to it

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WUKONG

How do I get the WUKONG WARD like it used to be

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Will someday or in the near future a new SKIN will be released for WUKONG o

Will someday or in the near future a new SKIN will be released for WUKONG or something related to WUKONG

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Monky build full tank

does he not die then??

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Is Conqueror good for wukong? or stay electrocute?

should i go with the new rune? or stay will the good old one?

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Low Elo Wu Jungle?

I don't play as much as I used to, but I still really like playing Wukong. He is just a fun champion to me. I know he can top, and jungle (I prefer jungle), but I was wondering if he would really be considered a viable jungle in ranked. I have...

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Alternate to Wukong Top Champ / Wukong builds

Hi folks, sorry for my bad english. I main wuk top and sometimes jungle. As a wukong player I like to watch Allorim. What do you think about his Hydra/Youmumus/LW build for low elo soloq? I almost always use Hydra/Black Cleaver/LW, but been...

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Wukong or J4 jgl?

Jarvan is probably miles more efficient but in your opinion who's a mroe fun jungler? J4 or Wukong?

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BOTRK and Trynity Force on Wukong

Hi people. Wukong is becoming my main. He's extremely strong and fun to play. I start 95% with crystalline flask + potions. I have an overall good performance on him, but struggle against really tanky tops like Mundo, Nasus, Chogath and specially...

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Why do you think Wukong hasn't reach the competitive scene?

I have played a few games with the Monkey King lately, and I am wondering why he isn't seen at the top levels of the game. Can you guys throw some insight about that? P.S: Sorry about my english.

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