Best Heimerdinger Build In League Of Legends

Best Heimerdinger Build In League Of Legends
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Written by 

Hritwik Raj


23rd Jan 2023 10:16

Heimerdinger is a mage-class Support hero in League of Legends, primarily played in mid and top lanes to deal with melee-focused heroes as his skills give an advantage over them. The difficulty level of using Heimerdinger in League of Legends is high. But if you correctly use certain Runes, Spells, Abilities Orders, Items, and other such things in League Of Legends, Heimerdinger will become an S-Tier support. 

Best Heimerdinger Build In League Of Legends

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The best Heimerdinger build in League of Legends talks about the hero's abilities, the best Runes, Summoner Spells, recommended items, and other things you must use in a match. So, to start with the build, let us first talk about Heimerdinger's abilities. 

League Of Legends Heimerdinger Abilities

Here are all of Heimerdinger's abilities in League of Legends:

  • Hextech Affinity - It is a passive ability where you gain movement speed when you are near allied towers and turrets deployed by Heimerdinger.
  • H-28 G Evolution Turret (Q) - As the name suggests, Heimerdinger puts down a rapid-fire cannon turret with a secondary pass-through beam attack. While it deals half damage to Towers, it is a remarkable ability to deal additional damage to melee combatants. 
  • Hextech Miro Rockets (W) - When used, Heimerdinger fires long-range rockets that converge on his cursor. 
  • CH-2 Electron Storm Grenade (E) - Heimerdinger flings lobs of grenade that stun on a direct hit, slow surrounding units, and deal damage to enemy units.  
  • Upgrade!!! (R) - An upgrade that causes Heimerdinger's next spell to have increased stats. 

Before we move on to the next section and talk about the Runes, Spells, and other such stuff, ensure you have gone through and understand Heimerdinger's Q, W, and E abilities. 

Best Runes To Use With Heimerdinger In League of Legends

Here are the Rune Paths that you must choose for Heimerdinger:

Domination Rune Path

  • Keystone Rune: Electrocute
  • Malice: Taste of Blood 
  • Tracking: Eyeball Collection 
  • Hunter: Treasure Hunter

Sorcery Rune Path

  • Keystone Rune: Arcane Comet 
  • Artifact: Manaflow Band
  • Excellence: Transcendence
  • Power: Scorch


  • Offense: +10 Adaptive Force 
  • Offense: +10 Adaptive Force 
  • Flex: +5 Armor

Best Summoner Spells For Heimerdinger In League of Legends

Here are the two Summoner Spells that you must equip before starting a match:

  • Flash: You can use this spell to blink a short distance toward a target location.
  • Ignite: You can use this spell to set a target champion on fire for five seconds. 
  • It reveals them for the said duration. 
  • Deals 70~410 damage depending on the level 
  • Inflicts with 40% Grievous Wounds debuff

Best Items For Heimerdinger In League of Legends

During a match, these are the items you should focus on getting for Heimerdinger using your precious Gold:

  • Liandry's Anguish 
  • Sorcerer's Shoes
  • Void Staff 
  • Rylai's Crystal Scepter 
  • Rabadon's Deathcap 
  • Zhonya's Hourglass
  • Control Wand
  • Shard of True Ice 
  • Health Potions
  • Oblivion Orb
  • Mejai's Soulstealer

Ability Priority For Heimerdinger In League of Legends

You can use Heimerdinger's abilities in the following order to get the best results against your opponents:

  • Hextech Miro Rockets (W) > H-28 G Evolution Turret (Q) > CH-2 Electron Storm Grenade (E)

Also, when you place your Turret at a location, try to stay within its range. If the opponents still rush you, you and your Turrent can deal significant damage. 

Ability Order For Heimerdinger In League of Legends

Here is the order in which you should level up your abilities to the next tier:

Ability  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18
H-28 G Evolution Turret (Q) Q             Q   Q   Q Q          
Hextech Miro Rockets (W)     W W W   W   W         W W   W W
CH-2 Electron Storm Grenade (E)   E                                
Upgrade!!! (R)           R         R         R    

That concludes our guide on the best Heimerdinger build in League of Legends

For more on League of Legends, keep reading GGRecon. 

Hritwik has been writing about video games, manga, and anime for more than 8 years. Some of his favourite games include The Last of Us Part II, Fallout 76, Apex Legends, Genshin Impact, and the Souls series.

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