How to Win Viego vs Ryze Counter Matchup Viego is in the b tier of champions

Viego vs Ryze

How to Beat Ryze as Viego in LoL Ryze is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Ryze as Viego

based on 709 Viego vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
56.4 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Ryze as Viego came out of an examination of 709 ranked rounds where both champions battled each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Viego is forced to battle against Ryze in only 0.8% of their games.

Viego vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Viego has done a great job of countering Ryze. On average, they wins a terrific 56.4% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Viego vs Ryze games, Viego’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that they probably will get first blood versus Ryze.

Best Viego vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Viego Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerBlade of The Ruined KingDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Wit's End

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Viego's passive ability p
Viego q ability q
Viego w ability w
Viego e ability e
Viego's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Ryze as Viego

Advice to Win Against Ryze

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

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

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

Viego vs Ryze Counter Stats

Viego Image
Win Rate
56.4 %
VS
Win Rate
43.6 %
Ryze Image
7.6
< Kills >
5
5.6
< Deaths >
5.8
7
< Assists >
6.7
1.72
< Killing Sprees >
1.14
42
< Minions Killed >
172
1.54
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.39
14,506
< Physical Damage >
976
2,388
< Magic Damage >
18,396
1,592
< True Damage >
505
18,487
< Damage Dealt >
19,878
30,718
< Damage Taken >
23,928
11,874
< Gold Earned >
11,211
1.75
< Towers >
1.86
0.33
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
11,715
< Total Healing >
2,615
13,283
< Experience >
13,949
21
< Vision Score >
18
5
< Wards Placed >
9
205
< Time Dealing CC >
137

How to Counter Ryze with Viego in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several significant Viego vs. Ryze counter stats that may help us understand the distinctions between the two. Viego’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ryze’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Viego may be more central to their team's team fighting potential than Ryze..

Viego often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their foe does. Commonly, they receives more damage than Ryze. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Viego and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Viego
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Viego
Ryze

Who is Better, Viego or Ryze?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Viego usually wins when trying to fight Ryze, with a 56.4% win rate. As a result, Viego makes a fantastic counter for Ryze.

While Viego does have a much higher winrate than Ryze, when facing one another, Viego also has a lower learning curve that makes them a less time consuming character to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Viego into Ryze.

Additionally, Viego has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ryze. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Viego vs Ryze matchups, Viego is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Viego is a great counter to Ryze. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Viego against Ryze.

Additional Information for Viego Players

How We Calculated Our Viego vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Viego, we analyzed 709 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 Viego 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 Viego in order to counter Ryze during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Viego often racks up a lot less CS as Ryze. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Viego versus Ryze build include Kraken Slayer, Blade of The Ruined King, and Death's Dance. When Viego used at least these three items in their build, they did a lot better countering Ryze than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Viego had an average winrate of 56.4% when playing against Ryze with this build.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Ryze as Viego, Viego players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Viego vs Ryze face-offs, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 56.4% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Ryze as Viego are shown for all skill levels, merged. To narrow the statistics and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.