Galio vs Illaoi Counter Build

How to Win Galio vs Illaoi Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Illaoi as Galio in LoL

How to Beat Illaoi as Galio

5,540 Galio vs Illaoi Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Galio Items to Counter Illaoi

The top items to prioritize in your Galio versus Illaoi build consist of Zhonya's Hourglass, Morellonomicon, and Demonic Embrace. When Galio combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Illaoi than with most other typical builds.


3.9 | Galio Illaoi | 5.9


5.9 | Galio Illaoi | 6.2


10.6 | Galio Illaoi | 4.9

Best Galio Runes to Counter Illaoi

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
To have the highest chance of defeating Illaoi as Galio, you should equip the Aftershock, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Galio vs Illaoi counterpicks, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the top Illaoi runes to counterpick against Galio to help you realize how she will likely be built against you.

Runes Illaoi Will Likely Use to Counter Galio

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Galio vs Illaoi Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page clarify several vital Galio vs. Illaoi matchup stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Galio’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is more than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of 1.7, showing that Galio may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Illaoi. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Galio often has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, Galio takes less damage than Illaoi. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Galio usually totals many fewer minion kills than Illaoi. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the values presented here to do well.

If you need to see Galio vs Illaoi tips and builds for a a particular player tier, feel free to choose one from the selection menu providedabove. At first, the stats and strategies shown are computed using every round finished with these champions.

Killing Spree

1.8 | Galio Illaoi | 2.7

Damage Dealt

14,292 | Galio Illaoi | 23,893

Damage Taken

21,508 | Galio Illaoi | 30,543

Gold Earned

8,892 | Galio Illaoi | 11,207

Minions Killed

91 | Galio Illaoi | 166


4.8 | Galio Illaoi | 6

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Galio Illaoi | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Galio Illaoi | 0.4


0.8 | Galio Illaoi | 1.1

Galio vs Illaoi Matchup Summary

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League matches that we evaluate each and every week. This Galio versus Illaoi counter review came out of an analysis of 5,540 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another.

This pairing is relatively uncommon. Galio has to counter Illaoi in only 9.9% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Galio does a terrible job of beating Illaoi. Normally, Galio wins a lowly 46.0% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Galio against Illaoi rounds, Galio’s team is 1.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Illaoi.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,540 Galio vs Illaoi 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 Galio 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.