Viktor vs Rek'Sai Counter Build

How to Beat Rek'Sai as Viktor


We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of ranked LoL games that we review each week. This Viktor against Rek'Sai matchup review resulted from an examination of 4,285 ranked matches where both champions fought one another.

This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Viktor has to counter Rek'Sai in only 1.0% of his games. Viktor has done a great job of beating Rek'Sai. Typically, Viktor wins a terrific 54.0% of games the champions fight each other in. In Viktor against Rek'Sai matches, Viktor’s side is 5.0% less expected to earn first blood, indicating that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Rek'Sai.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Viktor Items to Counter Rek'Sai

The most important items to focus on in your Viktor versus Rek'Sai build consist of Lich Bane, Cosmic Drive, and Luden's Tempest. When Viktor bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better versus Rek'Sai than with most other commonly used builds.

Lich Bane Item Cosmic Drive Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Viktor Runes to Counter Rek'Sai

To have the best probability of beating Rek'Sai as Viktor, you should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Of all the rune sets players chose for Viktor vs Rek'Sai fights, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Rek'Sai runes to fend off Viktor to help you understand how he will likely be built against you.

Best Viktor Runes

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Rek'Sai Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity


The following tables emphasize some strategic Viktor vs. Rek'Sai counter statistics that can help us interpret the distinctions between these two champs. Viktor’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Rek'Sai’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Viktor may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Rek'Sai.

Battle Stats


Viktor Stats
6.5 8
Rek'Sai Stats


Viktor Stats
6.1 6.4
Rek'Sai Stats


Viktor Stats
7.2 6.8
Rek'Sai Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Viktor Stats
3.1 3.6
Rek'Sai Stats

Damage Dealt

Viktor Stats
22484 15434
Rek'Sai Stats

Damage Taken

Viktor Stats
16757 30494
Rek'Sai Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Viktor Stats
5.3 5
Rek'Sai Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Viktor Stats
0.9 0.8
Rek'Sai Stats

Dragons Killed

Viktor Stats
2 1.9
Rek'Sai Stats

Barons Killed

Viktor Stats
0.4 0.4
Rek'Sai Stats

Gold Earned

Viktor Stats
11151 11179
Rek'Sai Stats

Minions Killed

Viktor Stats
162 27
Rek'Sai Stats

Viktor typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. Commonly, Viktor takes less damage than Rek'Sai. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Viktor often totals many more minion kills than Rek'Sai. Champs who on average don't earn very much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4285 Viktor vs Rek'Sai 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 Rek'Sai 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.