How to Win Illaoi vs Shaco Counter Matchup Illaoi is in the s tier of champions

Illaoi vs Shaco

How to Beat Shaco as Illaoi in LoL Shaco is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Assassin

How to Beat Shaco as Illaoi

based on 2,347 Illaoi vs Shaco matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
1.49
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Shaco as Illaoi came out of an evaluation of 2347 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other. This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Illaoi has to counter Shaco in only 3.7% of her games.

Illaoi vs Shaco Matchup Summary

Illaoi does a good job of countering Shaco. On average, she wins a whopping 52.2% of the time the champions face off with each other in. In Illaoi vs Shaco rounds, Illaoi’s team is 0.2% less probable to get first blood. This implies that she most likely won't get first blood against Shaco.

Best Illaoi vs Shaco Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Illaoi Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererSterak's GageDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusRavenous HydraSerylda's GrudgeHullbreaker

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
AttackSpeed 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
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Shaco as Illaoi

Tips for Playing as Illaoi against Shaco

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

Vessel

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

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.

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

Advice to Win Against Shaco

If Shaco uses Deceive to enter a fight he won't be able to quickly use it again to get away. Work with your team to quickly focus him down.

If Shaco is doing well early-game, it is worth the investment to place Stealth Wards near his Jungle camps.

Illaoi vs Shaco Counter Stats

Illaoi Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Shaco Image
5.7
< Kills >
7.1
6.5
< Deaths >
5.7
4
< Assists >
8.3
1.31
< Killing Sprees >
1.62
199
< Minions Killed >
37
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
1.09
0.67
< Inhibitors >
0.39
25,390
< Physical Damage >
5,467
631
< Magic Damage >
12,085
450
< True Damage >
2,095
26,471
< Damage Dealt >
19,648
34,993
< Damage Taken >
24,293
12,616
< Gold Earned >
11,267
3.05
< Towers >
1.22
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
8,732
< Total Healing >
5,623
15,809
< Experience >
13,262
17
< Vision Score >
26
8
< Wards Placed >
8
80
< Time Dealing CC >
654

How to Counter Shaco with Illaoi in LoL

The stats provided here highlight several strategic Illaoi versus Shaco matchup stats that may help you understand the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Illaoi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Shaco’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Illaoi may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Shaco..

Illaoi usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy does. Typically, she takes more damage than Shaco. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Illaoi and Shaco

Damage Types Compared

Illaoi
Shaco
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Illaoi
Shaco

Who is Better, Illaoi or Shaco?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Illaoi usually wins when playing against Shaco, with a 52.2% win rate. Thus, Illaoi makes a good counter for Shaco.

While Illaoi does have a higher winrate than Shaco, when on opposite teams, Illaoi also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes her a less complex champion to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Illaoi into Shaco.

Moreover, Illaoi also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Shaco. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Illaoi vs Shaco matchups, Illaoi is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Illaoi is a good counter to Shaco. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Illaoi against Shaco.

Additional Information for Illaoi Players

How We Calculated Our Illaoi vs Shaco Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shaco as Illaoi, we analyzed 2,347 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 Shaco 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Illaoi to counter Shaco during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Illaoi often gets much more CS compared to Shaco. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Illaoi versus Shaco build include Divine Sunderer, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. When Illaoi included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better against Shaco than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Illaoi had an average win rate of 52.2% battling Shaco with this build.

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Shaco as Illaoi, Illaoi players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Illaoi vs Shaco matchups, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 52.2% winrate overall.

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