How to Win Draven vs Illaoi Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Illaoi

How to Beat Illaoi as Draven in LoL Illaoi is in the s tier of champions
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Fighter Tank

How to Beat Illaoi as Draven

based on 2,365 Draven vs Illaoi matchups
Win Rate
49.3 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends games every week. Within our database, Draven fought Illaoi in 2365 rounds. Including so many games with Draven vs Illaoi provides us confidence in our capability to prepare actionable stats and a pro build to shatter your opponent. This matchup is fairly rare. Draven is forced to battle against Illaoi in only 2.4% of his games.

Draven vs Illaoi Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Draven has done a below average job of countering Illaoi. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.3% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Draven versus Illaoi matches, Draven’s team is 0.2% more expected to gain first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Illaoi.

Best Draven vs Illaoi Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

The CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Eyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Illaoi as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Illaoi

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Illaoi

Killing Tentacles whenever possible will make it much easier to win a fight against Illaoi.

When your spirit gets pulled out, fight back if you can. Dealing damage to Illaoi reduces the spirit's duration.

Avoid grouping up for Leap of Faith to reduce the number of Tentacles available to Illaoi.

Draven vs Illaoi Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
49.3 %
VS
Win Rate
50.7 %
Illaoi Image
8.6
< Kills >
5.2
6.4
< Deaths >
6.4
6
< Assists >
4
1.92
< Killing Sprees >
1.16
168
< Minions Killed >
190
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.64
22,851
< Physical Damage >
23,662
224
< Magic Damage >
546
966
< True Damage >
406
24,041
< Damage Dealt >
24,615
22,380
< Damage Taken >
32,017
13,812
< Gold Earned >
11,900
2.41
< Towers >
2.98
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
3,294
< Total Healing >
7,820
12,520
< Experience >
14,839
15
< Vision Score >
16
7
< Wards Placed >
8
87
< Time Dealing CC >
74

How to Counter Illaoi with Draven in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several important Draven against Illaoi matchup statistics that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Illaoi. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Draven typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he receives less damage than Illaoi. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Illaoi

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Illaoi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Illaoi

Who is Better, Draven or Illaoi?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Draven usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Illaoi, with a 49.3% win rate. Thus, Draven makes an ok counter to Illaoi.

While Draven does have a lower win rate compared to Illaoi, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Draven into Illaoias his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Draven has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Illaoi. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Illaoi matchups, Illaoi is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Draven is a somewhat poor counter for Illaoi. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Illaoi.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Illaoi Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Illaoi as Draven, we analyzed 2,365 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 Illaoi as Draven 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 Draven to counter Illaoi during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven typically racks up a similar amount of CS as Illaoi. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Draven versus Illaoi build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Draven combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better countering Illaoi than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Draven boasted an average win rate of 49.3% when playing against Illaoi with this build.

To have the greatest probability of defeating Illaoi as Draven, Draven players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Treasure Hunter, and Eyeball Collection runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Draven vs Illaoi LoL games, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 49.3% win rate overall.

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