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

Draven vs Veigar

How to Beat Veigar as Draven in LoL Veigar is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Veigar as Draven

based on 3,998 Draven vs Veigar matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.14
Pick Rate
4.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League games each and every week. In our dataset, Draven faced Veigar 3998 times. With so many games with Draven versus Veigar provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to produce enlightening statistics and a pro build to smash Veigar. This particular matchup is fairly uncommon. Draven fights Veigar in only 4.1% of his matches.

Draven vs Veigar Matchup Summary

Draven has done a decent job of beating Veigar. Typically, he wins a acceptable 51.3% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Draven vs Veigar rounds, Draven’s team is 0.2% more likely to earn first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Veigar.

Best Draven vs Veigar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Rapid FirecannonBloodthirsterLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash 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: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
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
10
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 Veigar as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Veigar

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 Veigar

Dark Matter deals very high damage, but it can be avoided. Pay attention to the sound and visual indicator to be aware of when and where the spell will land.

Veigar's ultimate deals increased damage based on your missing health.

Event Horizon only stuns units on the edge. If you're inside the spell, you can still move and attack.

Draven vs Veigar Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Veigar Image
8.1
< Kills >
6.7
6.5
< Deaths >
5.6
5.8
< Assists >
6.5
1.86
< Killing Sprees >
1.52
167
< Minions Killed >
155
0.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.56
< Inhibitors >
0.47
21,648
< Physical Damage >
756
214
< Magic Damage >
19,018
762
< True Damage >
437
22,624
< Damage Dealt >
20,212
22,129
< Damage Taken >
19,006
13,671
< Gold Earned >
11,242
2.54
< Towers >
1.91
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,929
< Total Healing >
1,713
12,341
< Experience >
13,377
16
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
10
86
< Time Dealing CC >
96

How to Counter Veigar with Draven in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some valuable Draven against Veigar counter stats that can help you interpret the distinctions between the two. As an example, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Veigar’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Veigar..

Draven normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Veigar. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Veigar

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Veigar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Veigar

Who is Better, Draven or Veigar?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Draven usually wins when taking on Veigar, with a 51.3% win rate. As a result, Draven makes a good counter for Veigar.

While Draven does have a higher win rate compared to Veigar, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Draven into Veigaras his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Draven vs Veigar matchups, Draven is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Draven is a decent counter to Veigar. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Veigar.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Veigar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Veigar as Draven, we analyzed 3,998 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 Veigar 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

If you would like to truly master Draven in order to counter Veigar 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 pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven on average picks up a similar amount of CS as Veigar. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well 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 case, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Draven versus Veigar build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when facing Veigar than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Draven had an average win rate of 51.3% when countering Veigar with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of beating Veigar as Draven, Draven players should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Draven vs Veigar matchups, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.3% winrate overall.

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