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

Viego vs Xin Zhao

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

based on 822 Viego vs Xin Zhao matchups
Win Rate
51.9 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Xin Zhao as Viego came out of an evaluation of 822 ranked matches where both champions clashed against one another. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Viego is forced to battle against Xin Zhao in only 1.3% of their rounds.

Viego vs Xin Zhao Matchup Summary

Viego does a decent job of countering Xin Zhao. On average, they wins a acceptable 51.9% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Viego vs Xin Zhao rounds, Viego’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood. This implies that they most likely won't be able to get first blood against Xin Zhao.

Best Viego vs Xin Zhao Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordRecurve Bow

Core Viego Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererBlade 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 Xin Zhao as Viego

Advice to Win Against Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao relies heavily on his Three Talon Strikes for damage and cooldown resets, so preventing him from finishing his combo will have a dramatic effect.

Xin Zhao is a powerful initiator with both his charge and ultimate dealing damage to all units around him. Try having your team stay spread out until he's used his ultimate.

Viego vs Xin Zhao Counter Stats

Viego Image
Win Rate
51.9 %
VS
Win Rate
48.1 %
Xin Zhao Image
7.6
< Kills >
6.7
6.2
< Deaths >
6.5
7.1
< Assists >
7.7
1.75
< Killing Sprees >
1.58
42
< Minions Killed >
45
1.48
< Dragons Killed >
1.26
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.44
14,689
< Physical Damage >
16,365
2,248
< Magic Damage >
1,505
1,646
< True Damage >
1,172
18,584
< Damage Dealt >
19,042
31,418
< Damage Taken >
32,236
11,948
< Gold Earned >
11,434
1.68
< Towers >
1.68
0.33
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
11,559
< Total Healing >
14,102
13,163
< Experience >
12,846
21
< Vision Score >
20
5
< Wards Placed >
6
230
< Time Dealing CC >
427

How to Counter Xin Zhao with Viego in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature several critical Viego vs. Xin Zhao counter statistics that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. As an example, Viego’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Xin Zhao’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Viego may be more central to their team's team fighting potential than Xin Zhao..

Viego normally has a similar longest killing spree as their matchup does. Commonly, they receives a similar amount of damage to Xin Zhao. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Viego and Xin Zhao

Damage Types Compared

Viego
Xin Zhao
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Viego
Xin Zhao

Who is Better, Viego or Xin Zhao?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Viego usually wins when playing against Xin Zhao, with a 51.9% win rate. As a result, Viego makes a good counter for Xin Zhao.

While Viego does have a higher winrate compared to Xin Zhao, when facing one another, Viego also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes them a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Viego into Xin Zhao.

Furthermore, Viego has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Xin Zhao. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Viego vs Xin Zhao matchups, Viego is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Viego is a decent counter to Xin Zhao. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Viego against Xin Zhao.

Additional Information for Viego Players

How We Calculated Our Viego vs Xin Zhao Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Xin Zhao as Viego, we analyzed 822 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 Xin Zhao 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

If you would like to truly master Viego in order to counter Xin Zhao during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Viego on average gets a similar amount of CS relative to Xin Zhao. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. 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, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The top items to have in your Viego versus Xin Zhao build consist of Divine Sunderer, Blade of The Ruined King, and Death's Dance. When Viego combined at least these three pieces in their build, they performed a lot better against Xin Zhao than with many other common builds. In fact, Viego boasted an average winrate of 51.9% battling Xin Zhao with this build.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Xin Zhao as Viego, Viego players should use 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 combinations players chose for Viego vs Xin Zhao battles, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.9% winrate overall.

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