How to play Lucian

Lucian – the Purifier – is based on our LoL Tier List on patch 13.11 a A-Tier Adc champion. Based on ranked matches from summoners with a PLATINUM+ tier, Lucian has a win rate of 50.4%, a pick rate of 19.5%, a ban rate of 10.7% and an average KDA Ratio of 0.0, which shows that the Marksman is in a good spot in the current meta of season 13. If you want to learn how to play Lucian on your matches, keep in mind that this champion is moderately difficult to play in LoL. This Lucian guide will give you also an understanding on how to beat Lucian. The upcoming LoL Lucian Adc Build is the most popular build picked by many Pros.

Pregame Build

In champion select you need to choose your Lucian runes and summoner spells. The best Lucian Adc Runes 13.11 are Inspiration as the primary path and Sorcery as the secondary path. The most supportive Lucian keystone rune is First Strike. Flash and Ignite are the summoner spells, which fits this LoL Lucian Build the most.

Item Build on Lucian

The starter items for the best Lucian Build on patch 13.11 are Long Sword, Health Potion, Health Potion, Health Potion, and a Stealth Ward as the trinket. 78% of all Lucian Probuilds include Galeforce as the favoured mythic item. As the game progresses, the most popular Lucian items are Rapid Firecannon and Stormrazor. Ionian Boots of Lucidity are the most bought Lucian boots by Pros. This Lucian Build will greatly increase your chances to gain LP and to climb the leaderboard in LoL.

Laning Phase

With this Lucian Build wou’ll have a quite dominant laning phase against most champions, especially melee ones. He can zone them away from the minions, and sometimes even deny minion experience due to how easily he can punish and out-damage them in a trade, thanks to the range advantage he has. He has a bit of a tougher time against ranged champions, but is still capable of holding his own.

Lucian is considered a lane bully and can force opponents into taking bad trades which they won’t win. He can also dodge skillshots with Relentless Pursuit, and punish the enemy for missing by trading hard onto them. As a lane bully, Lucian has a great laning phase against most champions.

Team Fights

Lucian can be a big deciding factor in the outcome of a team fight based on how well it’s played. Lucian’s job in a team fight is to deal as much damage as possible to the best targets available to him. In some cases, this can be wailing on the frontline while sliding around the battlefield with Relentless Pursuit, or it can be with a deep dive onto the backline, assassinating a squishier target with the immense burst damage he can output when played correctly.

Lucian Abilities

At the beginning of a match start to skill the ability Ardent Blaze on Lucian. As the match progresses, it is best to maximise Piercing Light into Relentless Pursuit and at last Ardent Blaze. Piercing Light is a very strong ability of Lucian in order to build up a lead and dominate your opponents. The passive is called Lightslinger and there is no need to set it manually on a Lucian Build.


Lucian, a Sentinel of Light, is a grim hunter of undying spirits, pursuing them relentlessly and annihilating them with his twin relic pistols. After the wraith Thresh slew his wife, Lucian embarked on the path of vengeance—but even with her return to life, his rage is undiminished. Merciless and single-minded, Lucian will stop at nothing to protect the living from the long-dead horrors of the Black Mist.

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Available Lucian Skins

Besides the Lucian build you can select a skin for Lucian. The best Lucian skins you can find below.


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