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Maokai Champion Spotlight

Recommended Items

Summoner's Rift
Starting Doran&#039;s Ring item Health Potion item2 Warding Totem item
Early Boots of Speed item Catalyst of Aeons item Glacial Shroud item
Essential Mercury&#039;s Treads item Rod of Ages item Frozen Heart item
Defensive Spirit Visage item Dead Man&#039;s Plate item Randuin&#039;s Omen item
Situational Righteous Glory item Abyssal Scepter item Ohmwrecker item
Consumables Health Potion item Vision Ward item Elixir of Iron item
Summoner's Rift (Jungler)
Starting Hunter&#039;s Talisman item Refillable Potion item Warding Totem item
Early Tracker&#039;s Knife item Bami&#039;s Cinder item Boots of Speed item
Essential Tracker&#039;s Knife (Cinderhulk) item Boots of Mobility item Dead Man&#039;s Plate item
Defensive Spirit Visage item Frozen Heart item Locket of the Iron Solari item
Situational Rod of Ages item Righteous Glory item Abyssal Scepter item
Consumables Health Potion item Vision Ward item Elixir of Iron item
Twisted Treeline
Starting Doran&#039;s Ring item2 Health Potion item
Early Boots of Speed item Catalyst of Aeons item Glacial Shroud item
Essential Mercury&#039;s Treads item Rod of Ages item Frozen Heart item
Defensive Spirit Visage item Dead Man&#039;s Plate item Randuin&#039;s Omen item
Situational Righteous Glory item Iceborn Gauntlet item Abyssal Scepter item
Consumables Health Potion item Elixir of Iron item
Twisted Treeline (Jungler)
Starting Hunter&#039;s Talisman item Doran&#039;s Ring item Health Potion item2
Early Skirmisher&#039;s Sabre item Bami&#039;s Cinder item Boots of Speed item
Essential Skirmisher&#039;s Sabre (Cinderhulk) item Mercury&#039;s Treads item Rod of Ages item
Defensive Spirit Visage item Frozen Heart item Dead Man&#039;s Plate item
Situational Righteous Glory item Abyssal Scepter item Iceborn Gauntlet item
Consumables Health Potion item Elixir of Iron item
Howling Abyss
Starting Catalyst of Aeons item Boots of Speed item
Essential Mercury&#039;s Treads item Rod of Ages item Frozen Heart item
Defensive Dead Man&#039;s Plate item Spirit Visage item Randuin&#039;s Omen item
Situational Righteous Glory item Iceborn Gauntlet item Abyssal Scepter item
Consumables Oracle&#039;s Extract item Corrupting Potion item Elixir of Iron item

Tips

Playing As Maokai Maokai
  • Sapling Toss.png Saplings can be tossed into brush or over terrain to gain line of sight on your enemies.
  • Save Vengeful Maelstrom.png Vengeful Maelstrom for after your opponents have fully committed to a fight.
  • Ranking up Arcane Smash.png Arcane Smash and Twisted Advance.png Twisted Advance gives Maokai powerful crowd control moves, while ranking up Sapling Toss.png Sapling Toss will improve your damage output and ability to farm.
Playing Against Maokai Maokai
  • Sapling Toss.png Saplings can be avoided by placing friendly minions between yourself and them. You can also just outrun them if you're fast.
  • Vengeful Maelstrom.png Vengeful Maelstrom does more damage if you attack Maokai or his allies within the area of effect. Stay out of the area to avoid the damage.
  • Maokai will avoid taking damage while he's using Twisted Advance.png Twisted Advance, so don't waste your spells.

Tricks

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