How to Win Xayah vs Veigar Counter Matchup Xayah is in the b tier of champions

Xayah vs Veigar

How to Beat Veigar as Xayah in LoL Veigar is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Veigar as Xayah

based on 2,645 Xayah vs Veigar matchups
Win Rate
47.4 %
K/D/A
2.17
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of rated League games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Veigar as Xayah came out of an analysis of 2645 ranked rounds where both champs battled one another. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Xayah encounters Veigar in only 3.8% of her games.

Xayah vs Veigar Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Xayah has done a dismal job of countering Veigar. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.4% of the time the champions face one another in. In Xayah vs Veigar matches, Xayah’s team is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood. This indicates that she probably will get first blood versus Veigar.

Best Xayah vs Veigar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordPickaxe

Core Xayah Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgePhantom Dancer

Optional Items

Navori QuickbladesBloodthirsterEssence ReaverThe Collector

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Armor
Xayah's passive ability p
Xayah q ability q
Xayah w ability w
Xayah e ability e
Xayah's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Veigar as Xayah

Tips for Playing as Xayah against Veigar

Xayah's attacks and abilities leave Feathers on the ground that she can later recall for massive area damage and control.

Xayah can use Featherstorm to dodge almost any ability while also creating a ton of Feathers. Try to utilize the offensive and defensive aspects of this ability.

Advice to Win Against Veigar

Veigar's ultimate deals increased damage based on your missing health.

Event Horizon only stuns units on the edge. If you're inside the spell, you can still move and attack.

Dark Matter deals very high damage, but it can be avoided. Pay attention to the sound and visual indicator to be aware of when and where the spell will land.

Xayah vs Veigar Counter Stats

Xayah Image
Win Rate
47.4 %
VS
Win Rate
52.6 %
Veigar Image
7
< Kills >
7.1
6.4
< Deaths >
6.1
6.9
< Assists >
7
1.61
< Killing Sprees >
1.61
167
< Minions Killed >
149
0.27
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.53
18,665
< Physical Damage >
842
540
< Magic Damage >
20,927
936
< True Damage >
511
20,141
< Damage Dealt >
22,280
21,272
< Damage Taken >
19,982
12,054
< Gold Earned >
11,493
2.36
< Towers >
2.12
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
3,071
< Total Healing >
1,897
13,167
< Experience >
14,272
19
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
11
41
< Time Dealing CC >
101

How to Counter Veigar with Xayah in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some important Xayah vs. Veigar counter stats that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. Xayah’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Veigar’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Xayah may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Veigar..

Xayah typically has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Veigar. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Xayah and Veigar

Damage Types Compared

Xayah
Veigar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Xayah
Veigar

Who is Better, Xayah or Veigar?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Xayah usually loses when taking on Veigar, with a 47.4% win rate. As a result, Xayah makes a poor counter for Veigar.

While Xayah does have a lower win rate compared to Veigar, when on opposite teams, Xayah also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less time consuming character to develop with. You should be very concerned when picking Xayah into Veigar.

Moreover, Xayah also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Veigar. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Xayah vs Veigar matchups, Veigar is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Xayah is a bad counter for Veigar. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Xayah against Veigar.

Additional Information for Xayah Players

How We Calculated Our Xayah vs Veigar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Veigar as Xayah, we analyzed 2,645 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 Veigar as Xayah 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 Xayah in order to counter Veigar during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Xayah on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Veigar. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. 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, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to use in your Xayah versus Veigar build consist of Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Phantom Dancer. When Xayah used at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting Veigar than with many other common item sets. In fact, Xayah boasted an average win rate of 47.4% battling Veigar with this build.

To have the best chance of annihilating Veigar as Xayah, Xayah players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Xayah vs Veigar face-offs, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.4% win rate overall.

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