Heimerdinger vs Veigar Counter Build

How to Beat Veigar as Heimerdinger


We get our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each week. This Heimerdinger against Veigar counter guide came out of an analysis of 12,666 ranked matches where both champs battled each other.

This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Heimerdinger is forced to battle against Veigar in only 4.3% of his rounds. Heimerdinger does a good job of countering Veigar. On average, he wins a terrific 52.0% of games the champions battle one another in. In Heimerdinger against Veigar matches, Heimerdinger’s team is 1.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood versus Veigar.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Heimerdinger Items to Counter Veigar

The most important items to have in your Heimerdinger versus Veigar build include Void Staff, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Morellonomicon. When Heimerdinger bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better versus Veigar than with most other typical item sets.

Void Staff Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item Morellonomicon Item

Best Heimerdinger Runes to Counter Veigar

To have the highest chance of annihilating Veigar as Heimerdinger, Heimerdinger players should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Absolute Focus runes. Out of all the runes players used for Heimerdinger vs Veigar fights, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also displayed the best Veigar runes to fend off Heimerdinger in order to help you realize how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.

Best Heimerdinger Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus

Best Veigar Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery


The following tables clarify some influential Heimerdinger vs. Veigar counter stats that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.9 is worse than Veigar’s ratio of 2.2, showing that Heimerdinger may be less central to his team's team fighting capability than Veigar.

Battle Stats


Heimerdinger Stats
5.4 6.5
Veigar Stats


Heimerdinger Stats
6.2 5.9
Veigar Stats


Heimerdinger Stats
6.3 6.5
Veigar Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Heimerdinger Stats
2.4 3
Veigar Stats

Damage Dealt

Heimerdinger Stats
22084 17264
Veigar Stats

Damage Taken

Heimerdinger Stats
17130 16770
Veigar Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Heimerdinger Stats
5.6 4.9
Veigar Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Heimerdinger Stats
1 0.9
Veigar Stats

Dragons Killed

Heimerdinger Stats
2 1.7
Veigar Stats

Barons Killed

Heimerdinger Stats
0.4 0.3
Veigar Stats

Gold Earned

Heimerdinger Stats
10203 10047
Veigar Stats

Minions Killed

Heimerdinger Stats
130 113
Veigar Stats

Heimerdinger usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Heimerdinger receives a similar amount of damage to Veigar. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Heimerdinger often totals a bit more CS than Veigar. Champs that don't finish with many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champions with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to best the values displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12666 Heimerdinger vs Veigar 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 Heimerdinger 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.