How to Win Caitlyn vs Volibear Counter Matchup Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions

Caitlyn vs Volibear

How to Beat Volibear as Caitlyn in LoL Volibear is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Volibear as Caitlyn

based on 6,690 Caitlyn vs Volibear matchups
Win Rate
48.3 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
4.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Volibear as Caitlyn resulted from an evaluation of 6690 ranked rounds where both champs fought one another. This particular matchup is fairly uncommon. Caitlyn encounters Volibear in only 4.8% of her games.

Caitlyn vs Volibear Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn has done a poor job of countering Volibear. Normally, she wins a lowly 48.3% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Caitlyn vs Volibear matches, Caitlyn’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Volibear.

Best Caitlyn vs Volibear Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerLord Dominik's RegardsPhantom Dancer

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeThe CollectorRapid FirecannonStormrazor

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Caitlyn's passive ability p
Caitlyn q ability q
Caitlyn w ability w
Caitlyn e ability e
Caitlyn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
15
E
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R

Guide to Countering Volibear as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Volibear

Fire 90 Caliber Net away from the opponent to close the gap or hop over walls.

Avoid using Ace in the Hole in large team melees as it might be blocked by the wrong target.

Make use of her Yordle Snap Traps by placing them pre-emptively to ensure that you'll have one off of cooldown during combat.

Caitlyn vs Volibear Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
48.3 %
VS
Win Rate
51.7 %
Volibear Image
6.4
< Kills >
5.4
5.8
< Deaths >
5.5
6.8
< Assists >
7.8
1.49
< Killing Sprees >
1.24
165
< Minions Killed >
73
0.22
< Dragons Killed >
1.09
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.48
18,000
< Physical Damage >
8,775
1,309
< Magic Damage >
6,485
962
< True Damage >
1,208
20,272
< Damage Dealt >
16,468
18,709
< Damage Taken >
31,687
11,746
< Gold Earned >
11,099
2.58
< Towers >
2.07
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
3,154
< Total Healing >
8,193
12,299
< Experience >
13,312
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
6
73
< Time Dealing CC >
523

How to Counter Volibear with Caitlyn in LoL

The stats shown here clarify several critical Caitlyn against Volibear counter stats that can help us grasp the differences between the two. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Volibear’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Volibear..

Caitlyn usually has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Volibear. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Volibear

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Volibear
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Volibear

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Volibear?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when playing against Volibear, with a 48.3% win rate. Thus, Caitlyn makes a poor counter for Volibear.

While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate than Volibear, when facing one another, Caitlyn also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more complex champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Volibear.

Moreover, Caitlyn has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Volibear. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Volibear matchups, Volibear is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Caitlyn is a somewhat poor counter for Volibear. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Volibear.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Volibear Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Volibear as Caitlyn, we analyzed 6,690 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 Volibear as Caitlyn 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 truly master Caitlyn in order to counter Volibear during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn usually picks up more CS as Volibear. Champs who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Caitlyn versus Volibear build consist of Kraken Slayer, Lord Dominik's Regards, and Phantom Dancer. When Caitlyn included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Volibear than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average win rate of 48.3% battling Volibear with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Volibear as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players should take the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players used for Caitlyn vs Volibear counterpicks, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.3% winrate overall.

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