Veigar vs Ezreal Counter Build

How to Beat Ezreal as Veigar


We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we analyze each week. This Veigar versus Ezreal matchup review came out of an evaluation of 117,033 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other.

This matchup is fairly common. Veigar fights Ezreal in 82.2% of his matches. Veigar has done a good job of countering Ezreal. Normally, Veigar wins a fantastic 52.0% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Veigar versus Ezreal games, Veigar’s team is 1.0% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Ezreal.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Veigar Items to Counter Ezreal

The ideal items to have in your Veigar versus Ezreal build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Cosmic Drive, and Everfrost. When Veigar incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when facing Ezreal than with most other commonly used builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Cosmic Drive Item Everfrost Item

Best Veigar Runes to Counter Ezreal

To have the best probability of beating Ezreal as Veigar, Veigar players should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes. Out of all the rune sets players used for Veigar vs Ezreal fights, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the top Ezreal runes to fend off Veigar to help you understand how he will probably be played against your champion.

Best Veigar Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

Best Ezreal Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence Rune Transcendence


The following tables feature several critical Veigar vs. Ezreal counter stats that can help us explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Veigar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is similar to Ezreal’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Veigar may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Ezreal.

Battle Stats


Veigar Stats
6.3 6.7
Ezreal Stats


Veigar Stats
6 5.9
Ezreal Stats


Veigar Stats
6.3 6.2
Ezreal Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Veigar Stats
2.9 3.2
Ezreal Stats

Damage Dealt

Veigar Stats
16690 19738
Ezreal Stats

Damage Taken

Veigar Stats
-2170 17741
Ezreal Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Veigar Stats
5.2 5.2
Ezreal Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Veigar Stats
0.9 0.9
Ezreal Stats

Dragons Killed

Veigar Stats
1.7 1.8
Ezreal Stats

Barons Killed

Veigar Stats
0.3 0.3
Ezreal Stats

Gold Earned

Veigar Stats
9877 10425
Ezreal Stats

Minions Killed

Veigar Stats
114 129
Ezreal Stats

Veigar typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, Veigar takes less damage than Ezreal. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Veigar often totals less CS than Ezreal. Champions who on average don't amass much CS normally don't require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their abilities alone. Yet, champs with plenty of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to top the averages presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 117033 Veigar vs Ezreal 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 Ezreal 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.