How to Win Veigar vs Ryze Counter Matchup Veigar is in the s tier of champions

Veigar vs Ryze

How to Beat Ryze as Veigar in LoL Ryze is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Mage Fighter

How to Beat Ryze as Veigar

based on 918 Veigar vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
57 %
K/D/A
2.68
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each week. Within our dataset, Veigar fought Ryze 918 times. With so many matchups for Veigar vs Ryze provides us faith in our ability to provide useful data and a recommended build to shatter Ryze. This matchup is fairly rare. Veigar encounters Ryze in only 0.8% of his matches.

Veigar vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Veigar does a great job of beating Ryze. Normally, he wins a terrific 57.0% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Veigar vs Ryze rounds, Veigar’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood against Ryze.

Best Veigar vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Veigar Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostRabadon's DeathcapVoid Staff

Optional Items

ShadowflameCosmic DriveZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Veigar to level up q
>
Second ability for Veigar to level up w
>
Last skill for Veigar to max out e

Runes

Domination Predator Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionIngenious Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Veigar's passive ability p
Veigar q ability q
Veigar w ability w
Veigar e ability e
Veigar's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Ryze as Veigar

Tips for Playing as Veigar against Ryze

Use Event Horizon to increase your chances of landing Dark Matter.

Veigar is very fragile. It is valuable to select at least one summoner spell that can be used defensively.

Veigar is extremely Mana and Cooldown Reduction dependent. Try buying items with these stats in order to increase the effectiveness of your passive and Baleful Strike.

Advice to Win Against Ryze

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Veigar vs Ryze Counter Stats

Veigar Image
Win Rate
57 %
VS
Win Rate
43 %
Ryze Image
7.2
< Kills >
5
5.3
< Deaths >
5.8
7
< Assists >
6.7
1.66
< Killing Sprees >
1.16
165
< Minions Killed >
181
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.56
< Inhibitors >
0.43
831
< Physical Damage >
945
21,144
< Magic Damage >
18,663
507
< True Damage >
508
22,483
< Damage Dealt >
20,117
19,631
< Damage Taken >
25,385
11,884
< Gold Earned >
11,747
2.19
< Towers >
1.98
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,059
< Total Healing >
2,871
14,359
< Experience >
14,722
22
< Vision Score >
20
11
< Wards Placed >
10
103
< Time Dealing CC >
143

How to Counter Ryze with Veigar in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show several important Veigar vs. Ryze matchup statistics that may help us figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Veigar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Ryze’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Veigar may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Ryze..

Veigar often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes less damage than Ryze. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Veigar and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Veigar
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Veigar
Ryze

Who is Better, Veigar or Ryze?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Veigar usually wins when taking on Ryze, with a 57.0% win rate. Thus, Veigar makes a fantastic counter to Ryze.

While Veigar does have a much higher win rate compared to Ryze, when they face off with one another, Veigar also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Veigar into Ryzeas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Veigar has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ryze. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Veigar vs Ryze matchups, Veigar is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Veigar is a great counter for Ryze. Focus your tactics on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Veigar against Ryze.

Additional Information for Veigar Players

How We Calculated Our Veigar vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Veigar, we analyzed 918 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 Ryze 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Veigar to counter Ryze 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 listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Veigar on average racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Ryze. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Veigar versus Ryze build include Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Void Staff. When Veigar used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Ryze than with most other common builds. In fact, Veigar boasted an average winrate of 57.0% battling Ryze with this build.

To have the highest chance of beating Ryze as Veigar, Veigar players should equip the Predator, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ingenious Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Veigar vs Ryze counter picks, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 57.0% win rate overall.

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