Illaoi vs Vladimir Counter Build

How to Beat Vladimir as Illaoi


We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of rated League matches that we evaluate every week. This Illaoi versus Vladimir matchup guide resulted from an examination of 6,807 ranked matches where both champions opposed each other.

This particular champion pairing is fairly rare. Illaoi fights Vladimir in only 1.7% of her matches. Illaoi has done a good job of beating Vladimir. Typically, she wins a whopping 53.0% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Illaoi versus Vladimir matches, Illaoi’s side is 1.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Vladimir.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Illaoi Items to Counter Vladimir

The most important items to have in your Illaoi versus Vladimir build include Sterak's Gage, Black Cleaver, and Divine Sunderer. When Illaoi bought at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better vs Vladimir than with most other typical item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Black Cleaver Item Divine Sunderer Item

Best Illaoi Runes to Counter Vladimir

To have the best chance of defeating Vladimir as Illaoi, you should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Of all the runes players used for Illaoi vs Vladimir counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also shown the best Vladimir runes to fend off Illaoi in order to help you realize how he will probably be played against you.

Best Illaoi Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Vladimir Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight


The subsequent tables highlight several influential Illaoi versus Vladimir counter statistics that can help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Illaoi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is not as good as Vladimir’s KDA ratio of 2.1, showing that Illaoi may be less central to her team's team fighting potential than Vladimir.

Battle Stats


Illaoi Stats
5.7 5.8
Vladimir Stats


Illaoi Stats
6.1 5.7
Vladimir Stats


Illaoi Stats
4.8 6.2
Vladimir Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Illaoi Stats
2.6 2.8
Vladimir Stats

Damage Dealt

Illaoi Stats
23245 20650
Vladimir Stats

Damage Taken

Illaoi Stats
30344 26734
Vladimir Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Illaoi Stats
5.8 4.7
Vladimir Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Illaoi Stats
1.1 0.7
Vladimir Stats

Dragons Killed

Illaoi Stats
2 1.8
Vladimir Stats

Barons Killed

Illaoi Stats
0.4 0.3
Vladimir Stats

Gold Earned

Illaoi Stats
11017 10400
Vladimir Stats

Minions Killed

Illaoi Stats
165 147
Vladimir Stats

Illaoi normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, Illaoi receives more damage than Vladimir. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Illaoi vs Vladimir matchups, Illaoi often gets a few more minion kills than Vladimir. Champs who on average don't acquire very much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with tons of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to do better than the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, Illaoi vs Vladimir tips, statistics, and build guide are displayed for all skill levels combined. To scope the statistics and builds to a specific skill level, you can use the selection menu earlier in the guide.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6807 Illaoi vs Vladimir 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 Vladimir 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.