How to Win Kha'Zix vs Illaoi Counter Matchup Kha'Zix is in the a tier of champions

Kha'Zix vs Illaoi

How to Beat Illaoi as Kha'Zix in LoL Illaoi is in the a tier of champions
Assassin
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Illaoi as Kha'Zix

based on 987 Kha'Zix vs Illaoi matchups
Win Rate
42.5 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. Within our database, Kha'Zix faced off against Illaoi 987 times. Using so many games with Kha'Zix vs Illaoi gives us confidence in our ability to provide enlightening stats and a solid build to crush your opponent. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Kha'Zix has to counter Illaoi in only 2.0% of his matches.

Kha'Zix vs Illaoi Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Kha'Zix does a pathetic job of countering Illaoi. Normally, he wins a lowly 42.5% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Kha'Zix vs Illaoi rounds, Kha'Zix’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Illaoi.

Best Kha'Zix vs Illaoi Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSerrated Dirk

Core Kha'Zix Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrEdge of NightSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Chempunk ChainswordDeath's DanceYoumuu's GhostbladeBlack Cleaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kha'Zix to level up q
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Second ability for Kha'Zix to level up w
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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
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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Guide to Countering Illaoi as Kha'Zix

Tips for Playing as Kha'Zix against Illaoi

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.

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.

Advice to Win Against Illaoi

Avoid grouping up for Leap of Faith to reduce the number of Tentacles available to Illaoi.

Killing Tentacles whenever possible will make it much easier to win a fight against Illaoi.

When your spirit gets pulled out, fight back if you can. Dealing damage to Illaoi reduces the spirit's duration.

Kha'Zix vs Illaoi Counter Stats

Kha'Zix Image
Win Rate
42.5 %
VS
Win Rate
57.5 %
Illaoi Image
7.9
< Kills >
5.4
6
< Deaths >
6.1
6.5
< Assists >
4.1
1.78
< Killing Sprees >
1.2
33
< Minions Killed >
198
1.52
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.29
< Inhibitors >
0.77
16,372
< Physical Damage >
23,831
1,213
< Magic Damage >
647
1,453
< True Damage >
457
19,038
< Damage Dealt >
24,936
30,763
< Damage Taken >
32,422
12,247
< Gold Earned >
12,416
1.03
< Towers >
3.31
0.27
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
10,622
< Total Healing >
7,109
13,530
< Experience >
15,585
23
< Vision Score >
18
5
< Wards Placed >
9
252
< Time Dealing CC >
89

How to Counter Illaoi with Kha'Zix in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature some valuable Kha'Zix versus Illaoi matchup statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Kha'Zix’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Illaoi’s ratio of NaN, showing that Kha'Zix may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Illaoi..

Kha'Zix usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Illaoi. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Kha'Zix and Illaoi

Damage Types Compared

Kha'Zix
Illaoi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kha'Zix
Illaoi

Who is Better, Kha'Zix or Illaoi?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Kha'Zix usually loses when playing against Illaoi, with a 42.5% win rate. Therefore, Kha'Zix makes a poor counter to Illaoi.

While Kha'Zix does have a much lower winrate compared to Illaoi, when facing one another, Kha'Zix also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Kha'Zix into Illaoi.

Additionally, Kha'Zix has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Illaoi. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kha'Zix vs Illaoi matchups, Illaoi is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Kha'Zix is a trash counter to Illaoi. Focus your tactics on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Kha'Zix against Illaoi.

Additional Information for Kha'Zix Players

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

For this guide on countering Illaoi as Kha'Zix, we analyzed 987 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 Illaoi 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 to counter Illaoi during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kha'Zix most often accumulates a lot less CS as Illaoi. Champions who typically don't take much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Kha'Zix versus Illaoi build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Edge of Night, and Serylda's Grudge. When Kha'Zix used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better against Illaoi than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Kha'Zix boasted an average winrate of 42.5% when playing against Illaoi with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Illaoi as Kha'Zix, Kha'Zix players should take 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 builds players used for Kha'Zix vs Illaoi matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 42.5% winrate overall.

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