🟢 NEW Artifact Guide for Set 11 - Best Way to use new Artifacts

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Talisman of Ascension

Sylas
Talisman Of Ascension
Bloodthirster
Crownguard
Sylas
Annie
Talisman Of Ascension
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Redemption
Annie
Syndra
Talisman Of Ascension
Blue Buff
Archangel's Staff
Syndra
Ashe
Talisman Of Ascension
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Infinity Edge
Ashe
Lee Sin
Talisman Of Ascension
Bloodthirster
Sterak's Gage
Lee Sin
Gnar
Talisman Of Ascension
Bloodthirster
Sterak's Gage
Gnar
  • Talisman is currently strongest Artifact in the game, works well on every Carry and Bruisers overall
  • High synergy with Hero Augments (especially Garen, Shen, Yorick)
  • Stack with itself, so multiple Talisman = overpowered

Suspicious Trench Coat

Udyr
Suspicious Trench Coat
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Udyr
Ornn
Suspicious Trench Coat
Protector's Vow
Ornn
Lissandra
Suspicious Trench Coat
Spear of Shojin
Lissandra
Sylas
Suspicious Trench Coat
Bloodthirster
Ionic Spark
Sylas
Galio
Suspicious Trench Coat
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Dragon's Claw
Galio
Annie
Suspicious Trench Coat
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Annie
Yasuo
Suspicious Trench Coat
Yasuo
Thresh
Suspicious Trench Coat
Thresh
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  • Units that split with Suspicious Trench Coat keep the starting mana, even from items like Protector's Vow
  • Very nice on Udyr because of his passive the clones can't get bursted down
  • Very good with Bruisers, because the clones spawn with higher HP and profit from Bruiser trait
  • Strong opener with Yasuo Fated Buff, because the clones spawn with the bonus shield

Wit's End

Bard
Wit's End
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Bard
Volibear
Wit's End
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Volibear
Lissandra
Wit's End
Spear of Shojin
Jeweled Gauntlet
Lissandra
  • Mainly intended for Bard Carry
  • Healing is based off all of magic damage, so it can act as a substitute to Gunblade
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Innervating Locket

Annie
Innervating Locket
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor
Annie
Sylas
Innervating Locket
Adaptive Helm
Crownguard
Sylas
Galio
Innervating Locket
Dragon's Claw
Warmog's Armor
Galio
Ornn
Innervating Locket
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Redemption
Ornn
Amumu
Innervating Locket
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Redemption
Amumu
  • Good on high HP tanky Frontliner
  • Has positive synergy with other Artifacts like Forbidden Idol and Talisman of Ascension
  • Works well with Garen / Yorick Hero Augment

Mittens

Lee Sin
Mittens
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Lee Sin
Wukong
Mittens
Bloodthirster
Infinity Edge
Wukong
Udyr
Mittens
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Udyr
Volibear
Mittens
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Volibear
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  • Mittens is mainly a statstick
  • Good for Melee carries, especially for Movement Speed
  • Can work on same ranged carries like Irelia

Lightshield Crest

Galio
Lightshield Crest
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Galio
Annie
Lightshield Crest
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Bramble Vest
Annie
Ornn
Lightshield Crest
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Adaptive Helm
Ornn
Thresh
Lightshield Crest
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Dragon's Claw
Thresh
Amumu
Lightshield Crest
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Bramble Vest
Amumu
  • Lightshield is good on units with high defensive stats (Stoneplate, Behemoth etc)
  • Galio gains bonus Armor/MR during cast, making shield stronger
  • Mainly used as a tempo item
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Horizon Focus

Nautilus
Horizon Focus
Dragon's Claw
Redemption
Nautilus
Lux
Horizon Focus
Spear of Shojin
Nashor's Tooth
Lux
Lissandra
Horizon Focus
Spear of Shojin
Edge of Night
Lissandra
Annie
Horizon Focus
Bramble Vest
Warmog's Armor
Annie
  • Horizon Focus is preferred on high CC units like Nautilus / Annie
  • Can also put it on caster units like Lux / Lissandra
  • Has positive synergy with Silvermere Dawn, Tattoo of Force and Eternal Winter
  • Gets countered by CC immunity (QSS/Silverveil)

Spectral Cutlass

Kayn
Spectral Cutlass
Bloodthirster
Hand Of Justice
Kayn
Lee Sin
Spectral Cutlass
Bloodthirster
Infinity Edge
Lee Sin
Wukong
Spectral Cutlass
Bloodthirster
Infinity Edge
Wukong
Lissandra
Spectral Cutlass
Spear of Shojin
Nashor's Tooth
Lissandra
Qiyana
Spectral Cutlass
Bloodthirster
Last Whisper
Qiyana
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  • Spectral Cutlass is good on units with high single target burst and cast early
  • Units that teleport will take aggro from enemy backline, be careful!
  • Some units like Yone, Tristana, Udyr etc can return if their cast is at the same time as the teleport

Unending Despair

Ornn
Unending Despair
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Ionic Spark
Ornn
Illaoi
Unending Despair
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Ionic Spark
Illaoi
Rakan
Unending Despair
Ionic Spark
Rakan
  • Unending Despair is mainly used as a tempo item, it's too weak to build a comp around it
  • Good on Ornn/Illaoi/Rakan because they have high shields and make use of the item stats
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Silvermere Dawn

Sett
Silvermere Dawn
Bloodthirster
Sterak's Gage
Sett
Wukong
Silvermere Dawn
Bloodthirster
Hand Of Justice
Wukong
Lee Sin
Silvermere Dawn
Bloodthirster
Titan's Resolve
Lee Sin
Riven
Silvermere Dawn
Bloodthirster
Blue Buff
Riven
Kayn
Silvermere Dawn
Titan's Resolve
Hand Of Justice
Kayn
Kha'Zix
Silvermere Dawn
Bloodthirster
Hand Of Justice
Kha'Zix
  • You want Silvermere on units that either cast a lot due to damage taken or have very impactful abilities with AD scaling
  • Has synergy with Horizon Focus
  • Can work on Irelia, but the low Attack Speed interferes heavily with her kit
  • Good on Khazix / Malphite (Aoe Attack) in early game

Forbidden Idol

Tahm Kench
Forbidden Idol
Dragon's Claw
Redemption
Tahm Kench
Rakan
Forbidden Idol
Rakan
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  • Forbidden Idol works best on Tahm, especially if you have a second Forbidden Idol or a Talisman of Ascension
  • Can give it to Rakan in late game, since he has a very large shield that doesn't last long anyways

Fishbones

Ashe
Fishbones
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Infinity Edge
Ashe
Irelia
Fishbones
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Red Buff
Irelia
Xayah
Fishbones
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Red Buff
Xayah
Kog'Maw
Fishbones
Blue Buff
Nashor's Tooth
Kog'Maw
  • Fishbones works best on Ashe, because she can reach entire map and random shots to enemy backline will have maximum Sniper value
  • Can be good on Kog'Maw, since he can reach enemy backline right from the start
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Lich Bane

Lillia
Lich Bane
Blue Buff
Rabadon's Deathcap
Lillia
Kindred
Lich Bane
Blue Buff
Morellonomicon
Kindred
Syndra
Lich Bane
Spear of Shojin
Nashor's Tooth
Syndra
Teemo
Lich Bane
Spear of Shojin
Morellonomicon
Teemo
  • Lich Bane is good on low mana cost carries, especially Kindred/Teemo and later Syndra/Lillia

Seeker's Armguard

Sylas
Seeker's Armguard
Bloodthirster
Ionic Spark
Sylas
Annie
Seeker's Armguard
Warmog's Armor
Redemption
Annie
Lissandra
Seeker's Armguard
Spear of Shojin
Hextech Gunblade
Lissandra
Syndra
Seeker's Armguard
Blue Buff
Nashor's Tooth
Syndra
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  • Seeker's Armguard can be put on your main DPS in early game, since it gives very good stats
  • Later you can give it to Sylas/Annie in frontline or give it to AP carry like Syndra
  • Has Synergy with Shen Hero Augment

Luden's Tempest

Azir
Luden's Tempest
Rabadon's Deathcap
Adaptive Helm
Azir
Lissandra
Luden's Tempest
Spear of Shojin
Hextech Gunblade
Lissandra
Hwei
Luden's Tempest
Spear of Shojin
Red Buff
Hwei
Caitlyn
Luden's Tempest
Spear of Shojin
Infinity Edge
Caitlyn
Kog'Maw
Luden's Tempest
Blue Buff
Nashor's Tooth
Kog'Maw
Alune
Luden's Tempest
Archangel's Staff
Jeweled Gauntlet
Alune
Kobuko
Luden's Tempest
Kobuko
  • Luden's Tempest is good with very high single target burst to get maximum value
  • The bonus damage can proc of itself, leading to a snowball effect
  • Caitlyn and Kobuko 3 Star can be good with Luden, but it's not a reliable build for ranked
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Blighting Jewel

Teemo
Blighting Jewel