LoL Thresh Champion Guide - abilities, runes, playstyle, and more

League of Legends Thresh

League of Legends Thresh

League of Legends Thresh is the chain warden with a big personality and an even bigger health bar.

As a tank support, life seems pretty good when playing this champion.

But, he can be a little difficult to manage as a new player of the world-class MOBA game.

With skillshot abilities and a hook with a slow wind-up time, it seems that he is unreachable with his playability.

However, this guide on the champion from LoL can give you a good insight as to how to play the champion and what to expect from him.

So, let's look at the abilities, playstyle, and runes for Thresh from League of Legends and how players should be looking to play him.

Thresh Abilities

Here are all of the abilities of Thresh from League of Legends.

Thresh hook from League of Legends
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Passive - Damnation

Thresh can harvest the souls of enemies that die near him, permanently granting him Armor and Ability Power.

Q - Death Sentence

Thresh binds an enemy in chains and pulls them toward him. Activating this ability a second time pulls Thresh to the enemy.

W - Dark Passage

Thresh throws out a lantern that shields nearby allied Champions from damage. Allies can click the lantern to dash to Thresh.

E - Flay

Thresh's attacks wind up, dealing more damage the longer he waits between attacks. When activated, Thresh sweeps his chain, knocking all enemies hit in the direction of the blow.

R - The Box

A prison of walls that slow and deal damage if broken.

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Thresh Runes from League of Legends

League of Legends Thresh Runes
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Galical Augment is a brilliant ability to take on Thresh to slow down the enemy and make it much easier for the ADC to catch up.

Biscuit Delivery and Cosmic Insight are also brilliant to ensure that Thresh has the health and cooldown to engage.

As Thresh, his tankiness is what helps him sustain in team fights and ensures he can survive sudden attacks from the enemy team.

Boneplating and Unflinching ensure that his missing health is put to good use and can support his team well.

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Thresh Playstyle Tips and Tricks

Here are some good tips and tricks to know before taking Thresh into the Summoner's Rift.

  • Leaving your lantern out of the lane can make the enemy think a gank is near.
  • You can use your lantern to pick up souls which are far away.
  • Flaying into your team is a good way for your team to engage.
  • YOu can flay an enemy into the wall of your ultimate ability.

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