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 75/105/135/165/195 (+30% Ability Power) magic damage to the target and 2 nearby enemies. The dagger then ricochets onto the ground behind the primary target.The dagger always lands 350 units on the opposite side from where it struck the first target, getting there in the same amount of time regardless of how many times it bounces.

  • 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% decaying movement speed 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.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, dealing {{ damagecalc }} magic damage per knife.
    Total over {{ duration }} seconds to each enemy: {{ totaldamagecalc }} magic damage.Applies Grievous Wounds to all enemies struck, reducing their healing and regeneration by {{ grievousamount*-100 }}% for {{ grievousduration }} seconds.

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

Flash Ignite

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

Long Sword Health Potion Doran's Shield Health Potion

build gunblade in this order

Long Sword Hextech Revolver Bilgewater Cutlass Hextech Gunblade

after gunblade

Sorcerer's Shoes Mercury's Treads Ninja Tabi

Core

Hextech Gunblade Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap Zhonya's Hourglass

Dark harvest build

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Oblivion Orb Rabadon's Deathcap Zhonya's Hourglass Void Staff Morellonomicon

Conqueror build

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Liandry's Torment Rabadon's Deathcap Void Staff Zhonya's Hourglass

situational

Morellonomicon Liandry's Torment Rylai's Crystal Scepter Banshee's Veil Quicksilver Sash Sorcerer's Shoes Mercury's Treads Ninja Tabi Sunfire Cape Mejai's Soulstealer

KATARINA SUMMONER SPELLS

Flash Ignite

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

Dark Seal Start (Notes)

Dark Seal Health Potion Warding Totem (Trinket)

Long Sword Start (Notes)

Long Sword Health Potion Warding Totem (Trinket)

Doran's Shield Start

Doran's Shield Health Potion Warding Totem (Trinket)

Gunblade Rush (Notes)

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Oblivion Orb

Item Options (Notes)

Hexdrinker Morellonomicon Spellbinder Zhonya's Hourglass Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap Banshee's Veil Liandry's Torment

Example Build #1 (Reliable)

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Oblivion Orb Zhonya's Hourglass Morellonomicon Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap

Example Build #2 (Snowball)

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Oblivion Orb Rabadon's Deathcap Morellonomicon Void Staff Zhonya's Hourglass

KATARINA SUMMONER SPELLS

Flash Ignite

KATARINA REFORGED RUNES

Domination

Electrocute Sudden Impact Eyeball Collection Ravenous Hunter

Precision

Triumph Coup de Grace

KATARINA ABILITY ORDER

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

KATARINA ITEMS

Starting Items (nerfed)

Dark Seal Health Potion Refillable Potion

another starter(against harass/bad matchup)

Doran's Shield Health Potion

Long Sword Starter

Long Sword Health Potion

First Back

Long Sword Boots of Speed

If you have enough money

Hextech Revolver Boots of Speed

Core Items

Hextech Gunblade Oblivion Orb

boots choices

Sorcerer's Shoes Mercury's Treads Ninja Tabi

Item choices

Morellonomicon Twin Shadows Spellbinder Liandry's Torment

going ham

Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap

Sustain items

Dead Man's Plate Randuin's Omen Sunfire Cape Zhonya's Hourglass Hexdrinker Banshee's Veil Mercurial Scimitar

Full build example

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Morellonomicon Void Staff Rabadon's Deathcap Zhonya's Hourglass

Other build example

Hextech Gunblade Sorcerer's Shoes Morellonomicon Void Staff Zhonya's Hourglass Mercurial Scimitar

KATARINA SKINS

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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.