Today, we’re going to be covering the top 3 toplane champions for beginners in League of Legends. Now, if you’re interested in getting into League of Legends as a toplaner but aren’t sure what champion to choose, this guide is for you. We’re going to give you our experts top 3 picks for beginner toplane champions in League of Legends, and explain exactly why you should be picking what you’re picking. Now, let’s get into the first pick.
Jax, also known as the King of Toplane, is known by that fearsome title for a very good reason. An awesomely powerful splitpusher, dueler, and teamfighter, Jax takes a slight amount of skill to pick up but is totally worth it in our books. Constantly hovering at the top of any tier list, simply seeing the name “Jax” on the enemy team is enough to make many players dread loading into the game. With a counterstrike capable of blocking all incoming basic attacks and negating spell damage, a leap and an empowered auto attack, Jax is a simple yet popular champion which can be picked up with minor effort by almost anyone.
Although Tryndamere has never been the most popular toplane champion, he is very feared and easy for beginners for a few very good reasons. With his crit reliant build, you’re going to be shredding almost any enemy champ in a 1v1. Tryndamere has a very unique ultimate ability, which allows you to survive any and all damage for 5 seconds, keeping your champion alive to deal as much damage possible in that time span. Because of this ability, Tryndamere has a unique and useful playstyle for beginners and advanced macro players alike, allowing you to pick up a simple skill kit and being able to make mistakes, saved by your ultimate.
Without a doubt, Garen is the easiest and most powerful toplane champion for beginners. Garen boasts one of the simplest sets of abilities in the game, with every ability either an AOE or targeted ability. This means you won’t have to focus on aiming or actually attacking the target you need to. All you have to do is point and click and win. The basic combo is to lead with Garen’s Q, followed by his E and W. This will allow you to win almost any low level matchups while spending almost no time learning his kit. Garen is, without a doubt, one of the greatest League of Legends toplaners and easily the best for beginners.