How to Synergize Illaoi with Sona on the Same Team Illaoi is in the a tier of champions

Illaoi with Sona

How to Win With Illaoi and Sona Paired Together Sona is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Support Mage

How to Synergize Illaoi and Sona

based on 1,188 Illaoi with Sona pairs
Win Rate
49.7 %
K/D/A
1.44
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers pull the results of from millions of LoL matches straight from Riot Games each and every week. Illaoi has fought alongside Sona in 1188 recently played, ranked matches. By gathering so much relevant data directly from the makers of LoL, we are sure that we can give you high quality, insightful builds to help Illaoi play with Sona. It is relatively rare for Illaoi to play alongside Sona on the same side. This pairing has only happened in approximately 2.8% of rounds with Illaoi.

Illaoi Sona Synergy Summary

Illaoi does a ok job of synergizing with Sona. Typically, she wins an acceptable 49.7% of matches the champions try and work together in. If you want to win more matches as Illaoi when playing alongside Sona by figuring out how to better synergize your play style with her, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Illaoi Sona Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Illaoi Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Sterak's GageThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve DemolishBone Plating
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Illaoi's passive ability p
Illaoi q ability q
Illaoi w ability w
Illaoi e ability e
Illaoi's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Synergizing Illaoi and Sona

Tips for Playing as Illaoi with Sona

Leap of Faith is best used to follow-up a strong engage or when being engaged upon. Be careful about being the first one into a fight.

Tentacles are an immense source of power. Don't fight without them.

Spirits inherit their target's current health. If making a

Vessel

is your goal, try whittling your opponent's health down a bit first to make killing the spirit easier.

Advice to Understand How Sona Will Play

Save Crescendo for the game-altering moment.

Well-timed uses of Aria of Perseverance will grant you maximum survivability.

Make sure to tag your allies while Sona's auras are active, but avoid getting caught out by enemies.

Illaoi Sona Synergy Stats

Illaoi Image
Win Rate
49.7 %
VS
Win Rate
50.3 %
Sona Image
5.2
< Kills >
5.5
6.4
< Deaths >
6.5
4
< Assists >
4.2
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
1.26
190
< Minions Killed >
192
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.6
< Inhibitors >
0.69
23,875
< Physical Damage >
24,711
666
< Magic Damage >
651
469
< True Damage >
534
25,010
< Damage Dealt >
25,896
32,537
< Damage Taken >
33,585
11,962
< Gold Earned >
12,288
2.99
< Towers >
3.07
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
6,757
< Total Healing >
7,470
15,091
< Experience >
15,463
16
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
84
< Time Dealing CC >
82

How to Play with Sona as Illaoi in LoL

The Illaoi Sona synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Sona, compared to her overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how her gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Illaoi sees a large worsening in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Sona. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Sona helps Illaoi perform poorer in competitive League games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.

When Illaoi is paired with Sona, she sees a little drop in her full damage dealt. This may signal that Sona does not support by providing cover for her to dish out more damage or that her support also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Illaoi is played alongside Sona on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when she plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing with Sona.

Moreover, when Illaoi plays with Sona on the same side, she often receives a little less damage than when she fights alone. Taking not as much damage may mean that Sona does a decent job of protecting Illaoi during team fights.

Synergies between Illaoi and Sona

Damage Types Compared

Illaoi with Sona
Illaoi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Illaoi
Sona
Synergy

Is Illaoi better when played alongside Sona?

There is no perfect ally for Illaoi that will no matter what be her top synergy. However, Sona is a below average teammate for Illaoi. By being on the same team as Illaoi, she lowers their win rate by -2.1% to 49.7%. This signals that there is a negative bond between Illaoi and Sona that allows them to perform worse together than without each other.

Sona has a lower difficulty than Illaoi. That means you don't need to be very careful when enlisting Sona teammates to play with, as they will need a relatively low level of skill to be able to fight well with you.

Playing together, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal physical damage. When paired, these two can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

Although, by pairing Illaoi and Sona together, you will not be providing your side a great deal of tankyness. Plan to pick other champions on your team that helps cover this gap in their playstyle.

Regardless of the skill of your Sona teammate, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Illaoi Players

How We Calculated Our Illaoi Sona Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Illaoi and Sona, we analyzed 1,188 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Illaoi with Sona comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To learn all of the intricacies of Illaoi to pair well with Sona during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to master additional tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot.

The best items to use in your Illaoi and Sona synergy build include Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Death's Dance. When Illaoi incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting alongside Sona than with most other common builds. In fact, Illaoi boasted an average win rate of 49.7% when playing alongside Sona with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating your oponents, Illaoi players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Demolish, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Illaoi and Sona pairings, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.7% winrate overall.

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