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

Illaoi vs Ryze

How to Beat Ryze as Illaoi in LoL Ryze is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage Fighter

How to Beat Ryze as Illaoi

based on 344 Illaoi vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
55.2 %
K/D/A
1.48
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Ryze as Illaoi came out of an analysis of 344 ranked rounds where both champions engaged one another. This matchup is relatively rare. Illaoi fights Ryze in only 0.8% of her matches.

Illaoi vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Illaoi does a great job of beating Ryze. Typically, she wins a fantastic 55.2% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Illaoi vs Ryze matches, Illaoi’s side is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood against Ryze.

Best Illaoi vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Illaoi Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerDeath's Dance

Optional Items

ThornmailSpirit Visage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve DemolishBone Plating
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Illaoi's passive ability p
Illaoi q ability q
Illaoi w ability w
Illaoi e ability e
Illaoi's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
12
Q
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Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Ryze as Illaoi

Tips for Playing as Illaoi against Ryze

Leap of Faith is best used to follow-up a strong engage or when being engaged upon. Be careful about being the first one into a fight.

Tentacles are an immense source of power. Don't fight without them.

Spirits inherit their target's current health. If making a

Vessel

is your goal, try whittling your opponent's health down a bit first to make killing the spirit easier.

Advice to Win Against Ryze

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Illaoi vs Ryze Counter Stats

Illaoi Image
Win Rate
55.2 %
VS
Win Rate
44.8 %
Ryze Image
5.5
< Kills >
5.3
6.5
< Deaths >
5.3
4.1
< Assists >
7.2
1.24
< Killing Sprees >
1.27
193
< Minions Killed >
176
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.67
< Inhibitors >
0.4
25,295
< Physical Damage >
1,012
607
< Magic Damage >
19,592
562
< True Damage >
648
26,465
< Damage Dealt >
21,252
34,036
< Damage Taken >
25,440
12,313
< Gold Earned >
11,625
3.03
< Towers >
1.78
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
7,821
< Total Healing >
3,153
15,532
< Experience >
14,880
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
81
< Time Dealing CC >
145

How to Counter Ryze with Illaoi in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature some important Illaoi vs. Ryze matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Illaoi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ryze’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Illaoi may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Ryze..

Illaoi normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Ryze. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Illaoi and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Illaoi
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Illaoi
Ryze

Who is Better, Illaoi or Ryze?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Illaoi usually wins when trying to fight Ryze, with a 55.2% win rate. As a result, Illaoi makes a fantastic counter to Ryze.

While Illaoi does have a much higher winrate than Ryze, when on opposite teams, Illaoi also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champion to learn. You should be be fine when picking Illaoi into Ryze.

Moreover, Illaoi has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ryze. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Illaoi vs Ryze matchups, Illaoi is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Illaoi is a great counter for Ryze. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Illaoi against Ryze.

Additional Information for Illaoi Players

How We Calculated Our Illaoi vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Illaoi, we analyzed 344 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 Ryze as Illaoi 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 Illaoi to counter Ryze during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Illaoi typically racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Ryze. Champions who typically don't earn much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Illaoi versus Ryze build include Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Death's Dance. When Illaoi incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better vs. Ryze than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Illaoi boasted an average win rate of 55.2% when countering Ryze with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Ryze as Illaoi, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Demolish, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Illaoi vs Ryze face-offs, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 55.2% win rate overall.

If you would like to see Illaoi x Ryze tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a specific player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. If viewing for the first time, the statistics and build suggestions given are computed using all games run with both champions.