Maokai ARAM Build – Best Guide and Runes for Maokai on the latest patch 12.23

December 9, 2022Patch 12.2335,906 Matches

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Welcome to our Maokai ARAM Build for patch 12.23. Here you will find the most important information like spells, items, runes and summoner spells for Maokai. The data is derived from 35,906 matches, which are used to derive the best possible ARAM build for Maokai.

Start your Maokai ARAM Build with picking the summoner spells Flash and Mark.

Summoner SpellWin Rate
Flash
Flash54.5%
Mark
Mark

Maokai Runes for ARAM

Pick as the primary path Resolve and on the secondary path Precision. These Maokai runes have a win rate of 55.6%. Aftershock is the best keystone rune fit for Maokai on ARAM game mode. Therefore this runes combination is sometimes referred as Maokai Aftershock.
Resolve

Resolve

Grasp of the Undying
Aftershock
Guardian
Demolish
Font of Life
Shield Bash
Conditioning
Second Wind
Bone Plating
Overgrowth
Revitalize
Unflinching
Precision

Precision

Overheal
Triumph
Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace
Cut Down
Last Stand
Offense
Offense
Defense
Offense
Flex
Flex
Offense
Flex
Flex

Maokai Spells

The spell order for the best Maokai ARAM Build has a win rate of 58.4% and looks like this:
  1. Bramble Smash
  2. Twisted Advance
  3. Sapling Toss
Bramble Smash
1
4
5
7
9
 
Twisted Advance
2
8
10
12
13
 
Sapling Toss
3
14
15
 
Nature's Grasp
6
11
 

Maokai Items

For most matchups as Maokai in ARAM the starting items are a good fit. Then you should focus on the Maokai core items in the listed order, which also contain a mythic item (bordered). After you build the core items you have several further options in this Maokai ARAM Build.

ItemWin Rate
Starting Items
Health Potion
Health Potion55%
Guardian's Horn
Guardian's Horn
Tear of the Goddess
Tear of the Goddess
Core Items
Liandry's Anguish
Liandry's Anguish55.9%
Sorcerer's Shoes
Sorcerer's Shoes
Demonic Embrace
Demonic Embrace
Fourth Item Options
Winter's Approach
Winter's Approach56.1%
Sunfire Aegis
Sunfire Aegis54.4%
Fifth Item Options
Force of Nature
Force of Nature55.8%
Sunfire Aegis
Sunfire Aegis52.5%
Abyssal Mask
Abyssal Mask58.2%
Sixth Item Options
Warmog's Armor
Warmog's Armor52.9%
Sunfire Aegis
Sunfire Aegis53.1%
Winter's Approach
Winter's Approach55.8%

Cheat Sheet for Maokai ARAM Build

Summoner Spells

Flash
Mark
54.5%
25,234 Matches

Starter Items

Health Potion
Guardian's Horn
Tear of the Goddess
55.0%
5,305 Matches

Core Items

Liandry's Anguish
Sorcerer's Shoes
Demonic Embrace
55.9%
5,170 Matches

Late Game Items

Winter's Approach
Force of Nature
Warmog's Armor
56.1%
55.8%
52.9%

Maokai ARAM Runes

Resolve

Resolve

Grasp of the Undying
Aftershock
Guardian
Demolish
Font of Life
Shield Bash
Conditioning
Second Wind
Bone Plating
Overgrowth
Revitalize
Unflinching
Precision

Precision

Overheal
Triumph
Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace
Cut Down
Last Stand
Offense
Offense
Defense
Offense
Flex
Flex
Offense
Flex
Flex

Spell Skill Priority

Bramble Smash
Q
Twisted Advance
W
Sapling Toss
E
58.4%
2,979 Matches
Bramble Smash
1
4
5
7
9
 
Twisted Advance
2
8
10
12
13
 
Sapling Toss
3
14
15
 
Nature's Grasp
6
11