How to Win Kha'Zix vs Elise Counter Matchup Kha'Zix is in the s tier of champions

Kha'Zix vs Elise

How to Beat Elise as Kha'Zix in LoL Elise is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Elise as Kha'Zix

based on 692 Kha'Zix vs Elise matchups
Win Rate
48.4 %
K/D/A
2.43
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Elise as Kha'Zix came out of an examination of 692 ranked rounds where both champs clashed against each other. This counter matchup is fairly rare. Kha'Zix fights Elise in only 1.2% of his matches.

Kha'Zix vs Elise Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Kha'Zix has done a poor job of countering Elise. On average, he wins a lowly 48.4% of matches the champs face each other in. In Kha'Zix against Elise matches, Kha'Zix’s side is 0.2% less expected to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood versus Elise.

Best Kha'Zix vs Elise Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSerrated Dirk

Core Kha'Zix Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrYoumuu's GhostbladeSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusEdge of NightUmbral Glaive

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kha'Zix to level up q
>
Second ability for Kha'Zix to level up w
>
Last skill for Kha'Zix to max out e

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Sudden ImpactTreasure Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Kha'Zix's passive ability p
Kha'Zix q ability q
Kha'Zix w ability w
Kha'Zix e ability e
Kha'Zix's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Elise as Kha'Zix

Tips for Playing as Kha'Zix against Elise

Kha'Zix has a great deal of freedom to choose where and when to fight. Pick your battles carefully to succeed.

Unseen Threat activates when Kha'Zix cannot be seen by the enemy team. Reactivate by using brush or Void Assault. Don't forget to apply Unseen Threat by autoattacking enemy champions.

Enemies are considered isolated if they have no allies within a short distance. The damage of Taste Their Fear is massively increased against these targets.

Advice to Win Against Elise

Rappel has a long cooldown. Elise is vulnerable after she has used it.

Elise's Spider Form is more dangerous when you are at low health, and her Human Form more potent when you are at high health.

Rappel will only move Elise straight up and down unless she can descend upon an enemy unit.

Kha'Zix vs Elise Counter Stats

Kha'Zix Image
Win Rate
48.4 %
VS
Win Rate
51.6 %
Elise Image
7.6
< Kills >
7.4
5.8
< Deaths >
5.7
6.5
< Assists >
7.3
1.72
< Killing Sprees >
1.62
34
< Minions Killed >
35
1.56
< Dragons Killed >
1.26
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.54
16,070
< Physical Damage >
1,376
1,216
< Magic Damage >
15,743
1,366
< True Damage >
1,272
18,654
< Damage Dealt >
18,392
29,337
< Damage Taken >
26,000
12,157
< Gold Earned >
11,181
1.25
< Towers >
1.81
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.32
10,944
< Total Healing >
8,091
13,027
< Experience >
12,345
23
< Vision Score >
24
5
< Wards Placed >
6
250
< Time Dealing CC >
154

How to Counter Elise with Kha'Zix in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several critical Kha'Zix versus Elise matchup statistics that can help you grasp the distinctions between the two. For instance, Kha'Zix’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Elise’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Kha'Zix may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Elise..

Kha'Zix often has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, he receives more damage than Elise. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Kha'Zix and Elise

Damage Types Compared

Kha'Zix
Elise
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kha'Zix
Elise

Who is Better, Kha'Zix or Elise?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Kha'Zix usually loses when taking on Elise, with a 48.4% win rate. Therefore, Kha'Zix makes a poor counter to Elise.

While Kha'Zix does have a lower winrate compared to Elise, when on opposite teams, Kha'Zix also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Kha'Zix into Elise.

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

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Kha'Zix vs Elise matchups, Elise is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Kha'Zix is a somewhat poor counter for Elise. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Kha'Zix against Elise.

Additional Information for Kha'Zix Players

How We Calculated Our Kha'Zix vs Elise Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Elise as Kha'Zix, we analyzed 692 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 Elise as Kha'Zix 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 truly master Kha'Zix in order to counter Elise during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kha'Zix often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Elise. Champions who on average don't get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The top items to use in your Kha'Zix versus Elise build consist of Duskblade of Draktharr, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Serylda's Grudge. When Kha'Zix bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better countering Elise than with many other common item sets. In fact, Kha'Zix had an average win rate of 48.4% when countering Elise with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Elise as Kha'Zix, you should equip the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Sudden Impact, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Kha'Zix vs Elise battles, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.4% winrate overall.

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