How to Win Ekko vs Vi Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Vi

How to Beat Vi as Ekko in LoL Vi is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Vi as Ekko

based on 2,805 Ekko vs Vi matchups
Win Rate
48.1 %
K/D/A
2.42
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Vi as Ekko resulted from an analysis of 2805 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other. This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Ekko encounters Vi in only 2.5% of his matches.

Ekko vs Vi Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ekko has done a below average job of countering Vi. On average, he wins a lowly 48.1% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Ekko against Vi games, Ekko’s side is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Vi.

Best Ekko vs Vi Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealHextech Alternator

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Lich BaneShadowflameNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Vi as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Vi

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Vi

Vi cannot be stopped while using her ult. Remember to save your displacement effects until after she's done charging.

Vi will shred your Armor and gain Attack Speed if she manages to hit you three times in a row. Try not to engage in extended brawls with her.

A fully charged Vault breaker deals double damage. If you see Vi start to charge you should back off or try to dodge it.

Ekko vs Vi Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
48.1 %
VS
Win Rate
51.9 %
Vi Image
7.5
< Kills >
6.9
5.9
< Deaths >
6.1
6.8
< Assists >
8
1.7
< Killing Sprees >
1.6
93
< Minions Killed >
41
0.86
< Dragons Killed >
1.54
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.47
2,336
< Physical Damage >
16,788
16,113
< Magic Damage >
217
1,302
< True Damage >
1,086
19,753
< Damage Dealt >
18,092
29,834
< Damage Taken >
26,863
12,241
< Gold Earned >
11,713
1.88
< Towers >
1.64
0.18
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
8,885
< Total Healing >
7,531
13,790
< Experience >
13,424
19
< Vision Score >
22
6
< Wards Placed >
6
370
< Time Dealing CC >
266

How to Counter Vi with Ekko in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore several critical Ekko vs. Vi counter stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Vi’s ratio of NaN, showing that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Vi..

Ekko normally has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Vi. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ekko and Vi

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Vi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Vi

Who is Better, Ekko or Vi?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ekko usually loses when playing against Vi, with a 48.1% win rate. As a result, Ekko makes a bad counter to Vi.

While Ekko does have a lower win rate than Vi, when on opposite teams, Ekko also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Ekko into Vias his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Ekko has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vi. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Vi matchups, Vi is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Ekko is a somewhat poor counter for Vi. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ekko against Vi.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Vi Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vi as Ekko, we analyzed 2,805 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 Vi as Ekko 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 Ekko in order to counter Vi during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko usually racks up more CS relative to Vi. Champs who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Ekko versus Vi build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ekko incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Vi than with many other typical builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average win rate of 48.1% battling Vi with this counter build.

To have the best probability of defeating Vi as Ekko, Ekko players should take the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Ekko vs Vi fights, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.1% win rate overall.

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