Veigar vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Veigar

Summary

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we review each week. This Veigar vs Cassiopeia counter review came out of an examination of 6,190 ranked matches where both champions fought each other.

This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Veigar fights Cassiopeia in only 1.0% of his matches. Veigar does a good job of beating Cassiopeia. Typically, Veigar wins a fantastic 52.0% of games the champs face one another in. In Veigar versus Cassiopeia matches, Veigar’s team is 2.0% less likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Cassiopeia.

Matchups Analyzed

6,190

Win Rate

52%

Team First Blood

48%

Best Veigar Items to Counter Cassiopeia

The ideal items to have in your Veigar versus Cassiopeia build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Void Staff, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Veigar included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Cassiopeia than with most other commonly used builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Void Staff Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item

Best Veigar Runes to Counter Cassiopeia

To have the best chance of beating Cassiopeia as Veigar, Veigar players should equip the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Cosmic Insight, and Perfect Timing runes. Of all the runes players chose for Veigar vs Cassiopeia battles, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the top Cassiopeia runes to counterpick against Veigar to help you recognize how she will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Veigar Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing

Best Cassiopeia Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Stats

The following tables feature some important Veigar against Cassiopeia matchup stats that can help you explain the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. Veigar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is similar to Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Veigar may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Cassiopeia.

Battle Stats

Kills

Veigar Stats
6.9 7.1
Cassiopeia Stats

Deaths

Veigar Stats
6.1 6.5
Cassiopeia Stats

Assists

Veigar Stats
7.2 6.2
Cassiopeia Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Veigar Stats
3.1 3.1
Cassiopeia Stats

Damage Dealt

Veigar Stats
19345 20309
Cassiopeia Stats

Damage Taken

Veigar Stats
16693 21625
Cassiopeia Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Veigar Stats
5.3 5.3
Cassiopeia Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Veigar Stats
0.9 0.9
Cassiopeia Stats

Dragons Killed

Veigar Stats
1.9 2
Cassiopeia Stats

Barons Killed

Veigar Stats
0.4 0.4
Cassiopeia Stats

Gold Earned

Veigar Stats
10683 11128
Cassiopeia Stats

Minions Killed

Veigar Stats
125 147
Cassiopeia Stats

Veigar normally has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, Veigar receives less damage than Cassiopeia. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Veigar vs Cassiopeia matchups, Veigar typically earns fewer minion kills than Cassiopeia. Champions that do not earn many minion kills usually don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6190 Veigar vs Cassiopeia 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 Cassiopeia as Veigar 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.