Volkath is an extremely powerful jungle assassin in Arena of Valor. With the performances of the unique skills of professional players, he quickly became a hot pick hero.
Skill s increasing order of Volkath
Passive: Doom Lord
Volkath damage to the target stacks up the magic mark, accumulating 4 stacks will explode, dealing 200+ (110% of bonus Attack Damage) physical damage and helping him receive a shield worth 200 + (100% Attack Attack) for 3 seconds (+100 damage & shield points per 4 champion ranks); shield cooldown for 8 seconds.
Skill 1: Death Sweep
He swings his sword horizontally to deal 350 (+33) physical damage to enemies in the surrounding area, if he hits an enemy marked with the magic seal, he will deal 40% more damage and stun for 1 second.
Skill 2: Execution
He unleashes the Execution dealing 280 (+20) physical damage to enemy heroes, causing the target to be briefly slowed and marked for 5 seconds; during this time the victim will be exposed.
While still marked, he can re-activate the ability to disappear next to the target and deal 450 (+37) plus 16% of the victim’s missing health as physical damage.
The victim marked down by this attack will cause him to immediately complete his cooldown of Execution.
Skill 3: Ultima
Volkath summons chaotic power to break away from currently under control and gain 15% immunity and become a knight for 8 seconds causing basic attacks to deal 100 (+401) physical damage in circular range.
During this time he is able to reactivate to repel enemies around him and deal 600 (+86) physical damage while transforming into Dark Lord for 3.5 seconds. After transforming, he gains 80% attack speed, 30% movement speed, and is immortal. When immortality ends, he will recover 25% of his health.
Dark might: in the state of knights, each basic attack that hits the enemy hero will accumulate 1 layer of magic power, up to 3 floors. Each layer of magic power will help Volkath extend his immortality time by 0.5 seconds.
Skills increasing order from level 1 to 15: 1, 2, 1, 3, 1, 2, 1, 3, 1, 2, 1, 3, 2, 2, 2.
Talent and Arcanas for Volkath
- Talent: Execute or Punish
- Arcanas: Onslaught (10) + Reave (5) + Guerrilla (5) + Skewer (10)
How to build items Volkath
- For laning: Spear of Longinus + Gilded Greaves + Frost Cape + Medallion of Troy + Fenrir’s Tooth + Blade of Eternity
- For Jungle: Soulreaver + Gilded Greaves + Rankbreaker + Omni Arms + Hercules’ Madness + Blade of Eternity
Runes for Volkath
- Lokheim: Devourer – Deadly Claw – Desperate duel
- League of Humans: Mark of Frost
- League of Humans: Gunslinger
How to play Volkath
You start with the buff in the opposite direction of the dragon lane, so that after completing the jungle round, you can move to the enemy’s main ADC and gank in.
Mid and late game
This is the period when Volkath is very strong, tries to control buffs and large targets, actively reverse gank and put pressure on all fronts.
At the late game, you need to watch the right time to rush into the teamfight, hide to perform combos of the enemy’s main role such as Mage, ADC.