In this guide, we will rank all the tank champions in League of Legends Wild Rift in tiers on the basis of their strength, durability, and other attributes.
League of Legends Wild Rift is the mobile version of the famous MOBA game League of Legends. League of Legends has been one of the greatest hits for Riot Games. After the PC domination, Riot Games developed Wild Rift as the game’s mobile version.
In Wild Rift, much as in the vast majority of other MOBA games, each champion belongs to one of many classes. These classes provide a means of differentiating the roles and responsibilities of the champions. Each champion is assigned to one of these classes based on the combination of their existing skill sets and other attributes.
The tank class is often considered to be among the most significant of all the classes in the game. The primary function of champions in this class is to serve as a barrier for the team and to move around the battlefield to absorb damage from the enemies.
There are 23 tank champions in Wild Rift right now. Not all of them possess the same amount of strength. This guide will rank all the tank champions in Wild Rift according to their tiers.
Wild Rift Tank Tier List
|A-Tier||Alistar, Braum, Gragas, Malphite, Shen, Sion, Thresh|
|B-Tier||Dr Mundo, Jarvan IV, Leona, Rakan, Wu Kong, Shyvana|
|C-Tier||Amumu, Nautilus, Nunu & Willump, Rammus, Singed|
Best Tank Champions in Wild Rift
Galio is at the top of our list of the best tank champions in Wild Rift for many reasons. Galio’s abilities are set up in such a way as to deal much damage to the enemies while maintaining a shield from incoming damage as well.
Garen the Might of Demacia, is another top tank champion with outstanding durability and damage-dealing abilities. His versatile set of skills lets him deal a good amount of damage to the enemies. Garen can also recover lost health through his passive and reduce damage taken for a certain amount of time by using his skills.
Alistar is a strong tank champion in Wild Rift with relatively good crowd-control abilities. Alistar’s abilities work perfectly for holding back enemies, disabling them, dealing damage, and more. With his ultimate, Alistar can remove all crowd control effects on himself and reduce incoming damage for a brief time.
Braum, the Heart of the Flerjord, is one of the strongest tanks in Wild Rift. Braum can concuss and slow his enemies down effectively using his skills. Braum can also provide himself with a short buff and create a shield in several directions, blocking all incoming damage to him.
Despite being a tank champion, Gragas’ skills are mostly concentrated on dealing damage. Gragas can deal damage to a good amount of enemies aside from his high durability. Gragas can also deal magic damage to enemies by stunning them.
Malphite is one of the purest tank champions in League of Legends Wild Rift. Malphite can absorb a lot of enemy damage thanks to his strong armor, which can also be used to land some attacks on enemies during battles.
Shen’s set of skills is full of defensive abilities that provide him with shields to defend himself from any kind of incoming enemy attack. Shen’s skills, when used perfectly can withstand heavy enemy attacks and absorb more damage effectively.
Sion, the Undead Juggernaut is one of the strongest tank champions in League of Legends Wild Rift. His incredible durability makes him one of the best in this class, due to his efficiency in absorbing incoming enemy damage.
Thresh is another pure tank champion of League of Legends Wild Rift. Though his skills are not useful enough in dealing damage to the enemies, Thresh’s durability allows him to absorb incoming damage, creating the perfect chance for his allies to escape.
Although Dr Mundo is a tank character, he can also deal a good amount of damage to the enemies. His first and second skill allows him to deal a good amount of damage to the enemies by slowing them down. Dr Mundo can also heal himself using his ultimate.
Jarvan IV is primarily a fighter-class champion. He also can carry out his role as a moderately strong tank champion as well, thanks to his high durability. His skill Golden Aegis can provide him with a shield from any incoming enemy damage.
Leona the Radiant Dawn, is one of the few heroes equipped with a plethora of defensive skills. Her defensive skills are what make her one of the strongest tank champions in Wild Rift. Although her damage abilities might not be fruitful on all kinds of champions, her shields can help her sustain a lot of incoming damage.
Rakan can be very useful on the battlefield by providing shields to his allies and protecting them from incoming enemy damage. Rakan’s passive also grants him a shield that protects him from damage. Overall, Rakan is a good tank champion, mostly for beginners of the game.
Wu Kong is more of a fighter champion than a tank champion. His skills provide him with a good amount of attack and movement speed boost, making his escapes easier from battles that are not favorable for Wu Kong.
Shyvana is another champion who acts better as a fighter rather than being a tank. Shyvana can deal a good amount of damage to enemies using her fire skills. Her Burnout skill can deal area damage on the enemies, making Shyvana useful as a fighter during battles.
Amumu is a comparatively weaker tank champion in Wild Rift. His damage dealing cannot be much effective for the players during the battles. However, his ultimate and third ability might be useful if used correctly.
Nautilus, the Titan of the Depths, has a very unique and versatile set of skills. Nautilus can attack the enemies while providing himself with a shield using his skill Titan’s Wrath. His other skills and ultimate attack also deal a good amount of damage to the enemies.
Nunu & Willump
Willump’s snowballs are one hell of a damage dealer. Nunu & Willump can use these snowballs to damage their enemies. Willump’s skill Biggest Snowball Ever! gets bigger over time and deals more damage based on its size.
Rammus, the Armadillo, can protect himself from the enemy’s attack effectively, thanks to his built-in armor attached to his body. Rammus’ Defensive Ball Curl greatly increases Armor and Magic Resistance and further returns the damage, the enemies try to deal him.
Singed can use his chemistry magic and poisons during the battles in several ways to deal damage to the enemies. Although, none of his skills makes him a strong tank character, which is why he is ranked in this tier in our ranking.
Blitzcrank is one of the weakest tank champions in League of Legends Wild Rift. He can deal a good amount of damage to enemies in certain situations during the match. Moreover, Blitzcrank can buff his attack and movement speed with his skill Overdrive.
Nasus, the Curator of the Sands, is another weak tank champion. Nasus can deal a lot of damage to the enemies, but cannot carry out the role of a tank properly during the matches.