Blitzcrank is undeniably one of the best tank/support champions in Wild Rift. Normally played in Baron Lane, Blitzcrank is reliable with his high initiation ability and his annoying hooks. He also brings unparalleled crowd control to the table, making him a great asset to any team.
The Great Steam Golem can withstand damage (even from towers) and continue marching towards enemies before surprise-hooking them with his rocket grab to deal damage. Wild Rift newbies won’t have a hard time mastering this champion with his low difficulty usage. Check out the essential things you need to know about Blitzcrank in the guide below.
League of Legends: Wild Rift Blitzcrank Overview
Blitzcrank is an enormous steam golem whose strength he uses to protect others. He is a tank/support champion and requires 5500 Blue Motes or 725 Wild Cores to unlock. Difficulty: Low.
Wild Rift Blitzcarank Abilities
Passive – Mana Barrier
Blitzcrank gains a shield that absorbs 90 damage (30% mana) for 10 seconds upon falling below 35% health.
Cooldown: 50 seconds
Skill 1 – Rocket Grab
Blitzcrank fires his right hand to deal 80 magic damage (80 + 80 magic damage) and pulls the target back to him.
Cooldown: 20 seconds
Skill 2 – Overdrive
Blitzcrank gains 70% decaying Movement Speed and 30% Attack Speed for 4 seconds. When Overdrive ends, Blitzcrank is slowed by 30% for 1 second.
Cooldown: 12 seconds
Skill 3 – Power Fist
Blitzcrank empowers his next attack to critically strike for 105 Physical Damage (180% Attack Damage) and knock up the target.
Cooldown: 10 seconds
Ultimate – Static Field
Passive: While Static Field is off cooldown, attacks mark enemies to deal 40 Magic Damage (40 + 15% Magic Damage) after 1 second.
Active: Deals 200 Magic Damage (200 + 80% Magic Damage) to nearby enemies and silences them for 1 second.
Cooldown: 60 seconds
Wild Rift Blitzcrank Best Runes
You can equip the following Rune Setup to make Blitzcrank rough, tough, and more imposing during battle. It will help make Blitzcrank more challenging and tankier and will help for this giant champion to last longer in the match. In addition, it will also make up to help him perform better during the late game.
Aftershock: Getting extra resistance and damage after every hook is a big deal! Blitzcrank lands his hook and immobilizes enemy champions; he gains defenses and deals a fraction of damage.
Weakness: When Blitzcrank hits enemy targets with his hook, it immobilizes them, and at the same time, they also take more damage from you and your allies. When you catch a squishy enemy, it’s as good as saying that he’s done for!
Loyalty: Blitzcrank is a champion who works best around an ally; consider it his way of being exceptional support. This rune gives Blitzcrank and his closest ally a shared bonus in the form of AR and MR.
Pack Hunter: With Blitzcrank playing support, this rune works well with him. It gives him more movement speed when he lands his hooks when near allies.
Wild Rift Blitzcrank Best Spells
Flash: This spell works best for Blitzcrank, giving him the ability to flash forward to try and land his Rocket Grab on unsuspecting victims.
Ignite: Blitzcrank can make use of this rune to gain extra damage. When he lands his hooks, he can use Ignite to try and finish off an enemy.
Wild Rift Blitzcrank Item Build
Why You Should Play Wild Rift Blitzcrank
It can be said that Blitzcrank is one of the best support champions in Wild Rift. He can dictate the tempo of the game by setting up plays for his team. Not only does he excel in his supporting role, but he can also dish out considerable damage. Best of all, Blizcrank is beginner-friendly, so everyone won’t have a hard time mastering him.
- Ideal for beginners.
- Can sustain snowballs.
- For a support tank, he can also dish out considerable burst damage.
- A big bully in the lane.
- Pretty reliable with his heavy utility.
- His lack of mobility can be an issue.
- Heavily dependent on his Rocket Grab.
- He has no poke damage.
- Blitzcrank can be very dependent on his team, especially when finishing off enemies after getting them hooked.
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