Riven Build Guides S12 : Runes, Items and Combo


Hey guys ! Today I will build Summoner Spells / Runes / Items / Ability Order and combo for Riven Season 12 in League of  Legends.

Riven is one of these champs that are worth maining because she is never out of meta.

Riven is a Melee Fighter, mostly seen on the Top or Mid Lane.

Riven’s Ability

  • PASSIVE – RUNIC BLADE: Riven’s abilities charge her blade, and her basic attacks expend charges to deal an additional damage.
  • Q – BROKEN WINGS: Riven lashes out in a series of strikes. This ability can be reactivated three times in a short time frame with the third hit knocking back nearby enemies.
  • W – KI BURST: Riven emits a Ki Burst, damaging and stunning nearby enemies.
  • E – VALUE: Riven steps forward a short distance and blocks incoming damage.
  • R – BLADE OF THE EXILE: Riven empowers her keepsake weapon with energy, and gains Attack Damage and Range. During this time, she also gains the ability to use Wind Slash, a powerful ranged attack, once.

Riven’s Pros and cons


  • High burst damage
  • Great mobility
  • Low cooldowns once you get cdr
  • Scales very good with AD
  • Great kill potential and high influence
  • CC on 2 Spells
  • Mana-less


  • Relatively squishy
  • Weak to CC
  • Vulnerable to Ganks
  • No sustain in her kit
  • High skillcap to master
  • Extremely weak if set behind

Riven’s Summoner Spells



Riven’s Runes



Conqueror is the best Rune for Riven overall because she can stack it really fast.

Triumph is really good because the HP you recieve after a takedown.

Riven’s Items

  • Starting Items


  • Core Items
  • Boots
  • Full Items

Riven’s Ability order

Skill order: Q > W > E


Combo Riven

  • The most popular one: E-R-(flash)-AA,(if in range)-Q-AA-Q-AA-W-AA- Q-AA[/color]
  • When in range: R-W-AA-Q-AA-E-AA-Q-AA- Q-AA-R/R-Q-AA
  • Highest DMG: E-R-(flash)-W-AA-(hydra)-R-(hydra)-Q-AA
  • The famous fast combo: AA-Q-move-AA-Q-move-AA-Q-move-AA

Other Combo for Riven:

Threats and Synergies




As Riven you deal a lot of dmg so you can oneshot adc and supports.

The best way is to try and get into the teamfight from the side or behind getting the Skill 2 on as many as possible. You will get a high chance of getting atleast 1 kill.