Katarina the Sinister Blade

Assassin Mage

KATARINA STATS

Attack
  • Attack Damage
    58 ( + 3.2 )
  • Attack Speed
    NaN ( +0%)
  • Attack Range
    125
  • Critical Hit Chance
    0 ( + 0 )
Defense
  • HP
    602 ( + 94 )
  • HP Regeneration
    7.5 ( + 0.7 )
  • Armor
    27.88 ( + 3.5 )
  • Magic Resistance
    32.1 ( + 1.25 )
Other
  • Mana
    0 ( + 0 )
  • Mana Regenration
    0 ( + 0 )
  • Move Speed
    340

KATARINA SPELLS

  • Voracity
    Voracity

    Whenever an enemy champion dies that Katarina has damaged recently, her remaining ability cooldowns are dramatically reduced.<br><br>If Katarina picks up a <font color='#FFF673'>Dagger</font>, she uses it to slash through all nearby enemies, dealing magic damage.

  • Bouncing Blade
    Bouncing Blade
    • Cost: No Cost
    • Range: 625

    Katarina throws a <font color='#FFF673'>Dagger</font> at the target that then bounces to nearby enemies before ricocheting onto the ground.

    Katarina throws a Dagger, dealing {{ totaldamage }} magic damage to the target and 2 nearby enemies. The Dagger then ricochets onto the ground behind the primary target.

  • Preparation
    Preparation
    • Cost: No Cost
    • Range: 25000

    Katarina gains a burst of movement speed, tossing a <font color='#FFF673'>Dagger</font> into the air directly above herself.

    Katarina tosses a Dagger into the air and gains 50/60/70/80/90% Move Speed decaying over 1.25 seconds.

  • Shunpo
    Shunpo
    • Cost: No Cost
    • Range: 725

    Katarina blinks to the target, striking it if its an enemy, or striking the nearest enemy otherwise.

    Katarina dashes in the blink of an eye to the target ally, enemy, or Dagger. If it is an enemy, Katarina strikes for 15/30/45/60/75 (+50% Attack Damage) (+25% Ability Power) magic damage - otherwise she strikes the nearest enemy in range.
    Applies %i:OnHit% On-Hit effects.Picking up a Dagger will reduce Shunpo's cooldown by 0 seconds ([{{ f3*100 }}]%).Katarina can blink to any location near the target.

  • Death Lotus
    Death Lotus
    • Cost: No Cost
    • Range: 550

    Katarina becomes a flurry of blades, dealing massive magic damage while she channels to the 3 nearest enemy champions.

    Katarina becomes a flurry of blades, rapidly throwing knives at the three nearest enemy champions.
    Each knife deals {{ damagecalc }} magic damage and {{ addamagecalc }} physical damage, applies %i:OnHit% On-Hit effects at [{{ onhitratio*100 }}]% damage, and applies {{ grievousamount*100 }}% Grievous Wound for {{ grievousduration }} seconds.
    Total over {{ duration }} seconds to each enemy: {{ totaldamagecalc }} magic damage and {{ totaladdamagecalc }} physical damage.

KATARINA COUNTER/TIPS

Katarina Ally Tips

  • Picking up Daggers will significantly reduce Shunpo's cooldown.
  • Try waiting until the other team is distracted with fighting your team, and use Shunpo to teleport into the fray and unleash a devastating Death Lotus.
  • Using Shunpo on an allied Champion, Dagger, or minion can be a great escape tactic.
  • Strong against:

Katarina Enemy Tips

  • Katarina's abilities deal magic damage, so even if she's building Attack Damage items, get magic resistance to counter her.
  • Try to save a disable for when Katarina uses her Death Lotus.

How to counter Katarina in:

KATARINA Build

KATARINA SUMMONER SPELLS

Ignite Teleport

KATARINA REFORGED RUNES

Precision

Conqueror Triumph Legend: Tenacity Coup de Grace

Domination

Sudden Impact Ravenous Hunter

KATARINA ABILITY ORDER

Bouncing Blade 1 4 5 7 8
Preparation 3 14 15 17 18
Shunpo 2 9 10 12 13
Death Lotus 6 11 16

KATARINA ITEMS

Starting items

Doran's Ring Health Potion Doran's Blade Health Potion Doran's Shield Health Potion

AP

Night Harvester Nashor's Tooth Lich Bane Rabadon's Deathcap Void Staff Sorcerer's Shoes

AD

Blade of The Ruined King Eclipse The Collector Ravenous Hydra Guinsoo's Rageblade Plated Steelcaps Mercury's Treads

situational

Morellonomicon Zhonya's Hourglass Banshee's Veil Quicksilver Sash Mejai's Soulstealer

KATARINA SUMMONER SPELLS

Flash Ignite

KATARINA REFORGED RUNES

Domination

Dark Harvest Sudden Impact Eyeball Collection Ravenous Hunter

Precision

Triumph Legend: Tenacity

KATARINA ABILITY ORDER

Bouncing Blade 1 4 5 7 9
Preparation 3 14 15 17 18
Shunpo 2 8 10 12 13
Death Lotus 6 11 16

KATARINA ITEMS

Standard

Long Sword Health Potion

Doran's Ring

Doran's Ring Health Potion

Early Dueling

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Hard Matchups

Doran's Shield Health Potion

Build 1

Nashor's Tooth Lich Bane Night Harvester Rabadon's Deathcap Sorcerer's Shoes Void Staff

Build 2

Kraken Slayer Galeforce Guinsoo's Rageblade Essence Reaver The Collector Stormrazor Phantom Dancer

Build 3

Everfrost Lich Bane Void Staff Sorcerer's Shoes Zhonya's Hourglass Rabadon's Deathcap

Build 4

Eclipse Lich Bane Nashor's Tooth Blade of The Ruined King Sorcerer's Shoes Void Staff

Build 5

Riftmaker Lich Bane Nashor's Tooth Rabadon's Deathcap Sorcerer's Shoes Void Staff

Tank Items

Randuin's Omen Dead Man's Plate Spirit Visage Sunfire Aegis

Other Situational

Seeker's Armguard Negatron Cloak Verdant Barrier Blighting Jewel Quicksilver Sash Banshee's Veil

Standard

Sorcerer's Shoes

Against full AP/Heavy CC

Mercury's Treads

Against full AD

Plated Steelcaps

KATARINA SUMMONER SPELLS

Flash Ignite

KATARINA REFORGED RUNES

Precision

Conqueror Triumph Legend: Alacrity Coup de Grace

Domination

Sudden Impact Ravenous Hunter

KATARINA ABILITY ORDER

Bouncing Blade 1 7 10 12 13
Preparation 3 14 15 17 18
Shunpo 2 4 5 8 9
Death Lotus 6 11 16

KATARINA ITEMS

Starting Items

Doran's Blade Long Sword Cull Health Potion

Starting Items (Jungle)

Emberknife Refillable Potion

Rush if Jungling

Tiamat

AD Standard

Blade of The Ruined King Sorcerer's Shoes Eclipse Ravenous Hydra Guinsoo's Rageblade The Collector

AD Alternative

Blade of The Ruined King Plated Steelcaps Kraken Slayer Titanic Hydra Guinsoo's Rageblade The Collector

AP Start

Doran's Blade Doran's Ring Dark Seal Health Potion

AP Sustain

Nashor's Tooth Sorcerer's Shoes Riftmaker Demonic Embrace Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap

AP Sustain (Alternative)

Blade of The Ruined King Sorcerer's Shoes Riftmaker Nashor's Tooth Demonic Embrace Rabadon's Deathcap

AP Burst

Lich Bane Sorcerer's Shoes Night Harvester Nashor's Tooth Zhonya's Hourglass Rabadon's Deathcap

Situational

Banshee's Veil Void Staff Mejai's Soulstealer

Level 18

Guardian Angel Elixir of Iron Elixir of Wrath Elixir of Sorcery

Defensive Items

Death's Dance Randuin's Omen Spirit Visage

Grasp Tank

Titanic Hydra Divine Sunderer Sunfire Aegis Plated Steelcaps Mercury's Treads Sterak's Gage

Situational

Death's Dance Thornmail Randuin's Omen Dead Man's Plate Gargoyle Stoneplate Spirit Visage

Irelia Build

Blade of The Ruined King Plated Steelcaps Mercury's Treads Trinity Force Titanic Hydra Sterak's Gage

Situational

Death's Dance Wit's End

KATARINA SKINS

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0

KATARINA LORE

Decisive in judgment and lethal in combat, Katarina is a Noxian assassin of the highest caliber. Eldest daughter to the legendary General Du Couteau, she made her talents known with swift kills against unsuspecting enemies. Her fiery ambition has driven her to pursue heavily-guarded targets, even at the risk of endangering her allies—but no matter the mission, Katarina will not hesitate to execute her duty amid a whirlwind of serrated daggers.