Blitzcrank Build Guide for Wild Rift

Build Blitzcrank with confidence with the help of WildRiftFire's build guides. Whether you are completely new to Blitzcrank or looking to refine your playstyle, we will help you take your Wild Rift game to the next level. Learn Blitzcrank's abilities in detail, the best items to build, which skills to level first, and more. Blitzcrank is ranked Tier C (Support Lane) in our Champion Tier List
Blitzcrank
Blitzcrank Support The Great Steam Golem
Patch 2.4
Recommended Role Support Lane

Blitzcrank's Item Build

Starting Item
Cloth Armor
Cloth Armor
Core Items
Zeke's Convergence
Zeke's Convergence
Protector's Vow
Protector's Vow
Abyssal Mask
Abyssal Mask
Boots
Plated Steelcaps
Plated Steelcaps
Locket
Locket
Final Build
Zeke's Convergence
Zeke's Convergence
Protector's Vow
Protector's Vow
Abyssal Mask
Abyssal Mask
Randuin's Omen
Randuin's Omen
Warmog's Armor
Warmog's Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Plated Steelcaps
Locket
Locket

Blitzcrank's Spells & Runes

Summoner Spells
Flash
Flash
Ignite
Ignite
Runes
Aftershock
Aftershock
Weakness
Weakness
Second Wind
Second Wind
Pack Hunter
Pack Hunter

Blitzcrank's Skill Order

Mana Barrier Mana Barrier (Passive)
Rocket Grab
  • Rocket Grab
Overdrive
  • Overdrive
Power Fist
  • Power Fist
Static Field
  • Static Field
Quick Skill Order
Rocket Grab
Overdrive
Power Fist

How to play Blitzcrank


Blitzcrank is a support champion. He's great at catching enemies off guard with his Rocket Grab (1st Ability) to pull an enemy champion into your whole team! This makes Blitzcrank a great champion at all stages of the game especially early game because you have access to Rocket Grab at level 1 and get a hook on the enemy to get a few kills.

Blitzcrank's Abilities


Mana Barrier (Passive)

Blitzcrank gains a shield that absorbs damage for a few seconds upon falling below 35% health. When you have this up and available, you can play a lot more aggressively because you can surprise enemies with your shield to keep yourself alive.

Rocket Grab (1)

Fires his right hand to deal magic damage and pull the target to Blitzcrank. This is Blitzcrank's main ability and can change a fight in an instant if you can hit your hook on a valuable target. Another way you can use your hook is by hooking the jungle camps on the enemy side of the map (either blue or red buff), as this can delay the jungle clear and annoy the enemy jungler.

The best combo to do is Rocket Grab and Static Field so they can't use spells or abilities to escape, and then your Power Fist to knock them up.

Overdrive (2)

Blitzcrank gains a bunch of movement speed that decays over time and attack speed for a few seconds. When Overdrive ends, Blitzcrank is slowed for a second.

The best time to use this ability is when you want to catch up to an enemy to grab them or use your Power Fist to knock the enemy up. You can also use this ability to get back to the lane quicker from the base.

Power Fist (3)

Empowers Blitzcrank's next attack to critically strike and knock up the target. This ability is used when you want to initiate onto the enemy or use it to peel your backline.

Power Fist is also an auto-attack reset which means that Blitzcrank can deal quite a lot of damage when he attacks, so Power Fist then auto attack again.

Static Field (Ultimate)

Blitzcrank deals magic damage to nearby enemies and silences them for a second. While Static Field is off cooldown, attacks mark enemies to deal magic damage after a second.

The casting time is pretty much instant so you can burst down enemies and do a lot of damage. It also has a short cooldown, so don't worry about wasting it.

Blitzcrank Build Breakdown


Zeke's Convergence
Protector's Vow
Abyssal Mask
Randuin's Omen
Warmog's Armor
Plated Steelcaps - Locket

Blitzcrank does really well with support and tank items in Wild Rift. Zeke's Convergence is a perfect support item for tanks like Blitzcrank that can use their ultimate around allies. It gives Blitzcrank armor and magic resistance and a really good passive which is a huge area of effect slow when you use his ultimate near a teammate. This means that when you land Blitzcrank's hook and then ultimate the enemy will be slowed so it will be harder for them to escape. Protector's Vow is another great support item, if you or your nearest ally take damage then you both gain a shield and extra movement speed. So it's a nice way to protect yourself and AD carry.


For runes we have:

Aftershock

With Blitzcrank when he lands a hook it counts as him immobilizing the enemy so you will gain the resistances and deal a bit of damage.

Weakness

Same as Aftershock, when Blitzcrank lands a hook it counts as immobilizing so whoever you hook will take more damage from you and the rest of your team.

Second Wind

As a melee champion, it is very helpful to have more health regeneration especially for the laning phase as most of the time, you will be poked out by ranged champions.

Pack Hunter

This rune helps a lot when you're trying to land a hook as it gives you more movement speed when near allies.

Flash
Ignite

For summoner spells, Flash is a must on most champions. Works really well with Blitzcrank because you can flash forward and try and land his Rocket Grab (1st Ability). Ignite is a nice way to get extra damage with Blitzcrank. When you pull someone in you can use you're ignite to try and kill the enemy.

Early Game


As soon as the game starts Blitzcrank will have access to Rocket Grab. You should try and use this to your advantage and try to pull enemies in the laning phase. You can even be extra cheeky and go into the enemies jungle and pull the Blue Sentinel or Red Brambleback away from the enemy jungler. Blitzcrank is also great for roaming early on to the mid lane to try and get a hook on the enemy champion.

Late game


The best thing you can do with Blitzcrank in the late game is staying with your team. This is because you can land a crucial hook on a big enemy target and your team can follow up and hopefully get a nice and easy kill. Try your best to keep your AD carry alive at all times with your Static Field (Ultimate) to silence the enemy and Power Fist (3rd Ability) to knock them up.

Conclusion


Overall Blitzcrank is a super easy and super fun champion to play! If you want to play a tank support champion that can grab anyone from the enemy team and turn a team fight then Blitzcrank is the go-to champion for you! 


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