How to Win Ashe vs Vel'Koz Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Vel'Koz

How to Beat Vel'Koz as Ashe in LoL Vel'Koz is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Vel'Koz as Ashe

based on 4,233 Ashe vs Vel'Koz matchups
Win Rate
48.3 %
K/D/A
2.45
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. In our dataset, Ashe faced Vel'Koz in 4233 rounds. Having so many matchups for Ashe versus Vel'Koz gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening stats and a recommended build to destroy your rival. This matchup is somewhat rare. Ashe is forced to battle against Vel'Koz in only 2.4% of her matches.

Ashe vs Vel'Koz Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ashe does a poor job of countering Vel'Koz. On average, she wins a lowly 48.3% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Ashe vs Vel'Koz rounds, Ashe’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Vel'Koz.

Best Ashe vs Vel'Koz Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpectral Sickle

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowWit's EndBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Guinsoo's RagebladePhantom DancerRunaan's HurricaneMuramana

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ashe to level up w
>
Second ability for Ashe to level up e
>
Last skill for Ashe to max out q

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
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W
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
W
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R
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Vel'Koz as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Vel'Koz

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Vel'Koz

Vel'Koz is very dangerous if left alone in a fight. Try to focus him down early.

Vel'Koz has fairly low mobility and is vulnerable to ganks.

Life Form Disintegration Ray can be interrupted by stuns, silences and knockups.

Ashe vs Vel'Koz Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
48.3 %
VS
Win Rate
51.7 %
Vel'Koz Image
4.6
< Kills >
5.3
6.2
< Deaths >
6
10.6
< Assists >
9
1.01
< Killing Sprees >
1.21
111
< Minions Killed >
89
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.49
13,225
< Physical Damage >
516
3,272
< Magic Damage >
17,908
908
< True Damage >
5,082
17,406
< Damage Dealt >
23,507
19,275
< Damage Taken >
17,239
10,465
< Gold Earned >
10,274
1.92
< Towers >
1.79
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,056
< Total Healing >
1,436
12,259
< Experience >
12,433
35
< Vision Score >
41
14
< Wards Placed >
19
570
< Time Dealing CC >
195

How to Counter Vel'Koz with Ashe in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize several significant Ashe against Vel'Koz counter statistics that can help us grasp the differences between the two. For instance, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Vel'Koz’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Vel'Koz..

Ashe usually has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Vel'Koz. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ashe and Vel'Koz

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Vel'Koz
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Vel'Koz

Who is Better, Ashe or Vel'Koz?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ashe usually loses when trying to fight Vel'Koz, with a 48.3% win rate. Therefore, Ashe makes a bad counter for Vel'Koz.

While Ashe does have a lower winrate than Vel'Koz, when on opposite teams, Ashe also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Ashe into Vel'Koz.

Moreover, Ashe also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vel'Koz. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Vel'Koz matchups, Vel'Koz is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Ashe is a somewhat poor counter for Vel'Koz. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ashe against Vel'Koz.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Vel'Koz Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vel'Koz as Ashe, we analyzed 4,233 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Vel'Koz as Ashe comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Ashe to counter Vel'Koz during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe often accumulates a similar amount of CS as Vel'Koz. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Ashe versus Vel'Koz build include Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Ashe bought at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better when facing Vel'Koz than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Ashe had an average win rate of 48.3% when playing against Vel'Koz with this build.

To have the greatest probability of beating Vel'Koz as Ashe, Ashe players should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Ashe vs Vel'Koz battles, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 48.3% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Vel'Koz as Ashe are shown for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.