How to Win Evelynn vs Illaoi Counter Matchup Evelynn is in the a tier of champions

Evelynn vs Illaoi

How to Beat Illaoi as Evelynn in LoL Illaoi is in the a tier of champions
Assassin Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Illaoi as Evelynn

based on 468 Evelynn vs Illaoi matchups
Win Rate
46.6 %
K/D/A
2.98
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Illaoi as Evelynn resulted from an analysis of 468 ranked games where both champs faced one another. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Evelynn fights Illaoi in only 2.3% of her rounds.

Evelynn vs Illaoi Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Evelynn has done a pathetic job of beating Illaoi. Typically, she wins a lowly 46.6% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Evelynn versus Illaoi matches, Evelynn’s side is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood. This indicates that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Illaoi.

Best Evelynn vs Illaoi Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Evelynn Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapLich Bane

Optional Items

Void StaffShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Evelynn's passive ability p
Evelynn q ability q
Evelynn w ability w
Evelynn e ability e
Evelynn's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
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W
4
Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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E
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E
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R
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Guide to Countering Illaoi as Evelynn

Tips for Playing as Evelynn against Illaoi

If at low health, you can take advantage of Demon Shade's healing and Camouflage to return to the fight and surprise opponents.

Allure's arm time might seem long, but the Charm and magic resist shred put Evelynn at an exteme advantage so are worth the wait.

While stealthed, pay attention to when you are (near) being detected by enemy champions. This is identified by the glowing yellow and red eyes over nearby enemy champions.

Advice to Win Against Illaoi

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

Evelynn vs Illaoi Counter Stats

Evelynn Image
Win Rate
46.6 %
VS
Win Rate
53.4 %
Illaoi Image
8.9
< Kills >
5.3
5.5
< Deaths >
6.7
7.5
< Assists >
4
1.87
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
27
< Minions Killed >
194
1.31
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.34
< Inhibitors >
0.78
762
< Physical Damage >
24,463
20,743
< Magic Damage >
617
1,106
< True Damage >
458
22,613
< Damage Dealt >
25,539
29,495
< Damage Taken >
34,400
11,762
< Gold Earned >
12,404
0.93
< Towers >
3.29
0.32
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
9,315
< Total Healing >
7,264
13,907
< Experience >
15,655
20
< Vision Score >
18
7
< Wards Placed >
9
196
< Time Dealing CC >
73

How to Counter Illaoi with Evelynn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several valuable Evelynn against Illaoi matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between the pair. Evelynn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Evelynn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Illaoi. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Evelynn typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her counter does. Typically, she receives less damage than Illaoi. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Evelynn and Illaoi

Damage Types Compared

Evelynn
Illaoi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Evelynn
Illaoi

Who is Better, Evelynn or Illaoi?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Evelynn usually loses when facing off against Illaoi, with a 46.6% win rate. Therefore, Evelynn makes a poor counter for Illaoi.

While Evelynn does have a lower winrate compared to Illaoi, when facing one another, Evelynn also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champion to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Evelynn into Illaoias her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Evelynn also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Illaoi. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Evelynn vs Illaoi matchups, Illaoi is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Evelynn is a trash counter to Illaoi. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Evelynn against Illaoi.

Additional Information for Evelynn Players

How We Calculated Our Evelynn vs Illaoi Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Illaoi as Evelynn, we analyzed 468 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 Evelynn 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 learn all of the intricacies of Evelynn in order to counter Illaoi during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Evelynn usually picks up a lot less CS as Illaoi. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Evelynn versus Illaoi build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Evelynn used at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Illaoi than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Evelynn had an average win rate of 46.6% when countering Illaoi with this build.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Illaoi as Evelynn, Evelynn players should use the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Evelynn vs Illaoi matchups, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 46.6% winrate overall.

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