Volibear vs Illaoi Counter Build

How to Win Volibear vs Illaoi Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Illaoi as Volibear in LoL

How to Beat Illaoi as Volibear

5,896 Volibear vs Illaoi Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Illaoi as Volibear resulted from an examination of 5896 ranked matches where both champs faced each other. This particular counter matchup is fairly rare. Volibear is forced to battle against Illaoi in only 2.2% of his games.

Unfortunately, Volibear has done a below average job of countering Illaoi. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.8% of games the champions oppose each other in. In Volibear vs Illaoi rounds, Volibear’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood against Illaoi.

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Best Volibear Items to Counter Illaoi

The ideal items to prioritize in your Volibear versus Illaoi build include Divine Sunderer, Sterak's Gage, and Dead Man's Plate. When Volibear used at least these three items in his build, he did much better when fighting Illaoi than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Volibear boasted an average win rate of 69.7% when playing against Illaoi with this build.

Best Volibear Runes to Counter Illaoi

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Illaoi as Volibear, Volibear players should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Volibear vs Illaoi counterpicks, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 55.6% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Illaoi runes to fend off Volibear in order to help you realize how she will probably be kitted out against your champ.


5.6 | Volibear Illaoi | 6


6.1 | Volibear Illaoi | 6.5


7.6 | Volibear Illaoi | 4.9

Volibear vs Illaoi Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some critical Volibear vs. Illaoi matchup stats that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Volibear’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is better than Illaoi’s ratio of 1.7, highlighting that Volibear may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Illaoi..

Volibear normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Illaoi. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Volibear commonly totals a lot fewer minion kills than Illaoi. Champions that don't get much CS typically do not need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.28 | Volibear Illaoi | 1.38

Largest Multi-Kill

1.27 | Volibear Illaoi | 1.47

Damage Dealt

16,293 | Volibear Illaoi | 24,668

Damage Taken

31,664 | Volibear Illaoi | 31,910

Healing Done

9,363 | Volibear Illaoi | 9,870

Vision Score

18 | Volibear Illaoi | 16

Gold Earned

10,592 | Volibear Illaoi | 11,525

Minions Killed

66 | Volibear Illaoi | 170

Dragons Killed

1.03 | Volibear Illaoi | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.19 | Volibear Illaoi | 0.03


1.75 | Volibear Illaoi | 2.63


0.4 | Volibear Illaoi | 0.6

CC Duration (sec)

367 | Volibear Illaoi | 55

Experience Earned

13,091 | Volibear Illaoi | 14,684

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,896 Volibear vs Illaoi 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 Illaoi as Volibear 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.