Viktor vs Malzahar Counter Build

How to Win Viktor vs Malzahar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Malzahar as Viktor in LoL

How to Beat Malzahar as Viktor

3,532 Viktor vs Malzahar Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Malzahar as Viktor resulted from an evaluation of 3532 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This matchup is fairly rare. Viktor has to counter Malzahar in only 3.3% of his games.

Viktor does a good job of countering Malzahar. Normally, he wins a fantastic 53.8% of matches the champs clash against each other in. In Viktor against Malzahar rounds, Viktor’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Malzahar.

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Best Viktor Items to Counter Malzahar

The ideal items to use in your Viktor versus Malzahar build include Luden's Tempest, Seraph's Embrace, and Lich Bane. When Viktor bought at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Malzahar than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Viktor had an average winrate of 64.8% battling Malzahar with this build.

Best Viktor Runes to Counter Malzahar

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Malzahar as Viktor, you should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Viktor vs Malzahar LoL games, this composite of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 53.8% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Malzahar runes to duel Viktor in order to help you grasp how he will probably be played to try to beat your champ.


6.7 | Viktor Malzahar | 4.7


5.2 | Viktor Malzahar | 5.6


7.5 | Viktor Malzahar | 7.4

Viktor vs Malzahar Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize several influential Viktor against Malzahar counter statistics that can help us understand the differences between the pair. As an example, Viktor’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is greater than Malzahar’s ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Viktor may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Malzahar..

Viktor normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Malzahar. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

In Viktor vs Malzahar matchups, Viktor often tallies a similar number of minion kills than Malzahar. Champs that do not acquire a lot of minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.55 | Viktor Malzahar | 1.1

Largest Multi-Kill

1.51 | Viktor Malzahar | 1.27

Damage Dealt

23,366 | Viktor Malzahar | 19,088

Damage Taken

16,307 | Viktor Malzahar | 15,878

Healing Done

1,869 | Viktor Malzahar | 1,139

Vision Score

20 | Viktor Malzahar | 21

Gold Earned

11,844 | Viktor Malzahar | 11,432

Minions Killed

180 | Viktor Malzahar | 181

Dragons Killed

0.11 | Viktor Malzahar | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.04 | Viktor Malzahar | 0.04


2.05 | Viktor Malzahar | 2.09


0.51 | Viktor Malzahar | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

282 | Viktor Malzahar | 411

Experience Earned

14,797 | Viktor Malzahar | 14,507

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,532 Viktor vs Malzahar 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 Malzahar as Viktor 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.