How to Win Warwick vs Viktor Counter Matchup Warwick is in the a tier of champions

Warwick vs Viktor

How to Beat Viktor as Warwick in LoL Viktor is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage

How to Beat Viktor as Warwick

based on 2,709 Warwick vs Viktor matchups
Win Rate
48.5 %
K/D/A
2.18
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. Within our data, Warwick engaged Viktor in 2709 games. With so many games with Warwick versus Viktor provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare informative statistics and a supported build to defeat Viktor. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Warwick is forced to battle against Viktor in only 3.5% of his matches.

Warwick vs Viktor Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Warwick has done a below average job of countering Viktor. Normally, he wins a acceptable 48.5% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Warwick against Viktor rounds, Warwick’s team is 0.2% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Viktor.

Best Warwick vs Viktor Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsDagger

Core Warwick Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisBlade of The Ruined KingTitanic Hydra

Optional Items

Sterak's GageThornmailSpirit VisageDeath's Dance

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerbarrier summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Warwick's passive ability p
Warwick q ability q
Warwick w ability w
Warwick e ability e
Warwick's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Viktor as Warwick

Tips for Playing as Warwick against Viktor

Follow your Blood Hunt trails to low health enemy champions.

Infinite Duress (R)'s distance scales with any Move Speed you gain, even from ally buffs and summoner spells.

Jaws of the Beast (Q) will follow enemies who run, dash or teleport if you keep the button held down.

Advice to Win Against Viktor

Be careful about how close you let Viktor get to you. Viktor's control of the battlefield increases with his proximity to his opponent.

Be aware of how many augments Viktor has upgraded by looking at the color of the light on his staff (purple, yellow, blue, red).

Warwick vs Viktor Counter Stats

Warwick Image
Win Rate
48.5 %
VS
Win Rate
51.5 %
Viktor Image
7.2
< Kills >
6.3
6.7
< Deaths >
5.5
7.4
< Assists >
7.5
1.68
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
55
< Minions Killed >
177
1.47
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.52
6,576
< Physical Damage >
736
8,894
< Magic Damage >
25,061
1,025
< True Damage >
1,100
16,496
< Damage Dealt >
26,899
38,430
< Damage Taken >
18,481
11,568
< Gold Earned >
12,195
1.48
< Towers >
2.12
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
17,136
< Total Healing >
1,299
13,348
< Experience >
14,751
20
< Vision Score >
20
6
< Wards Placed >
9
272
< Time Dealing CC >
269

How to Counter Viktor with Warwick in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some valuable Warwick vs. Viktor matchup stats that can help you realize the distinctions between this pair of champs. For instance, Warwick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Viktor’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Warwick may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Viktor..

Warwick typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Typically, he takes more damage than Viktor. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Warwick and Viktor

Damage Types Compared

Warwick
Viktor
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Warwick
Viktor

Who is Better, Warwick or Viktor?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Warwick usually loses when facing off against Viktor, with a 48.5% win rate. Thus, Warwick makes a bad counter for Viktor.

While Warwick does have a lower win rate than Viktor, when on opposite teams, Warwick also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champion to develop with. You should be careful when picking Warwick into Viktor.

Furthermore, Warwick also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Viktor. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Warwick vs Viktor matchups, Viktor is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Warwick is a somewhat poor counter for Viktor. Focus your tactics on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Warwick against Viktor.

Additional Information for Warwick Players

How We Calculated Our Warwick vs Viktor Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Viktor as Warwick, we analyzed 2,709 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 Viktor as Warwick 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 learn all of the intricacies of Warwick in order to counter Viktor during both the lane 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 mind the build and stats shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Warwick usually gets a lot less CS compared to Viktor. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Warwick versus Viktor build include Sunfire Aegis, Blade of The Ruined King, and Titanic Hydra. When Warwick incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better vs. Viktor than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Warwick had an average win rate of 48.5% when playing against Viktor with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Viktor as Warwick, you should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Warwick vs Viktor counter picks, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 48.5% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Viktor as Warwick are presented for every ranked division. If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a distinct player tier, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.