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Shen

Shen Build

Tank

Average difficulty

Power Spike (Early, Mid, Late)

Early

Mid

Late

Playstyle

Damage Type

50% ap

50% ad

Top

Win 50.9%  Pick 4.8%  Ban 0.5%

Support

Win 48.3%  Pick 1.2%  Ban 0.5%

Support

Win 48.3%  Pick 1.2%  Ban 0.5%

Jungle

Win 48.3%  Pick 0.3%  Ban 0.5%

Grasp Shen

Win 59.82% • Default build

Shen Runes

Best runes for the selected Shen build:

Resolve
Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Aftershock
Guardian
Demolish
Font of Life
Shield Bash
Conditioning
Second Wind
Bone Plating
Overgrowth
Revitalize
Unflinching
Precision
Overheal
Triumph
Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace
Cut Down
Last Stand

summoner spells

SummonerFlash
SummonerTeleport

Core items

Starter
Doran's Shield
Health Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)
Early items
Bami's Cinder
Core items
Sunfire Cape
Titanic Hydra
Ninja Tabi
Full build
Sunfire Cape
Titanic Hydra
Ninja Tabi
Spirit Visage
Warmog's Armor
Dead Man's Plate

Situational items

All
Thornmail
Randuin's Omen
Adaptive Helm
Wit's End
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Sterak's Gage
Items vs heavy AP team
Spirit Visage
Warmog's Armor
Dead Man's Plate
Items vs heavy AD team
Dead Man's Plate
Spirit Visage
Warmog's Armor

Shen Skill Order

Q
E
W
Recommended skill order for Grasp Shen build:
Twilight Assault
Spirit's Refuge
Shadow Dash
Stand United
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R
17
W
18
W

Shen best lane matchups

Tryndamere

+ 202

GD@15

Garen

+ 102

GD@15

Renekton

+ 101

GD@15

Shen worst lane matchups

Pantheon

- 156

GD@15

Gnar

- 60

GD@15

Sylas

- 58

GD@15

General information

shen Abilities

Description
Cooldowns

Ki Barrier

P

Shen shields himself after completing an ability's effects. He also manifests a Spirit Blade that he controls with his abilities.

Twilight Assault

Q

Shen can recall his Spirit Blade to his location. Enemies hit are slowed when moving away from Shen and once it arrives it empowers his next 3 autos.

Spirit's Refuge

W

Shen creates an area around his Spirit Blade that blocks all enemy basic attacks.

Shadow Dash

E

Passive causes damage from Shadow Dash and Twilight Assault to recover energy. Active allows Shen to dash in a target direction dealing damage and taunting enemies hit.

Stand United

R

Shen channels and shields a target ally. He blinks to the ally's location at the end of the channel.

Basic Combos

Twilight Assault

E
Q
W
AA
AA
AA

Bread and butter trading combo. This trading combo ensures that you will take minimal damage when you E forward. You will trigger Shen's shield on E which negates initial damage, activating W to prevent and getting off your 3 empowered AA due to the increased attack speed.

Stand Strong

Q
AA
E
Q
W
AA

When you're engaged on by a champion kite back and use Q to get the empowered AA damage, turn to AA the enemy and then as they retreat use E and then Q again to be able to get 6 total empowered auto-attacks.

Quick tips to play Shen

Try to whittle down your opponent with short and effective trades based around your Passive and your

W.

In team fights, look to flank the enemy backline and aim to taunt as many champions as you can. Only do this if your team is there to follow up.

Use your

R proactively when you see your teammates going for 1v1’s. Keep a constant eye on the map for ganks and be prepared to pull the trigger if needed.

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