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.
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.
Kha'Zix has a great deal of freedom to choose where and when to fight. Pick your battles carefully to succeed.
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.
Avoid grouping up for Leap of Faith to reduce the number of Tentacles available to Illaoi.
The stat comparisons shown here show some critical Kha'Zix vs. Illaoi counter statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the two. As an example, Kha'Zix’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Kha'Zix may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Illaoi. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.
Kha'Zix normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Illaoi. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kha'Zix usually fairs equally well when taking on Illaoi, with a 50.8% win rate. Thus, Kha'Zix makes an ok counter for Illaoi.
While Kha'Zix does have a higher winrate compared to Illaoi, when they face off with one another, Kha'Zix also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You should be careful when picking Kha'Zix into Illaoi.
Additionally, Kha'Zix also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Illaoi. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Kha'Zix vs Illaoi matchups, Kha'Zix is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.
Kha'Zix is a decent counter to Illaoi. Focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Kha'Zix against Illaoi.
To truly master Kha'Zix to counter Illaoi during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Kha'Zix most often gets a lot less CS compared to Illaoi. Champs who on average don't take much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, 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 case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.
The most crucial items to have in your Kha'Zix versus Illaoi build include Edge of Night, Serylda's Grudge, and Opportunity. When Kha'Zix combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Illaoi than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Kha'Zix had an average win rate of 50.8% when playing against Illaoi with these items in his kit.
To have the greatest probability of annihilating Illaoi as Kha'Zix, Kha'Zix players 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 we have analyed for Kha'Zix vs Illaoi face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.8% win rate overall.
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