Vel'Koz
P
Q
W
E
R
Toughest Matchups:
Rakan
27.3%
Alistar
31.3%
Zilean
38.9%
Bard
40.0%
Karma
40.8%
Braum
41.7%
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Ranked Solo/Duo
Platinum+
9.14
Win Rate
52.3%
(0%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
3.49%
(0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
1.24%
(0%)
vs last patch
Playing against Vel'Koz
Key Insights
Vel'Koz is a combo mage, heavily rewarded for landing multiple spells together to proc his true damage passive
and converting his
to true damage as well.
His abilities are all dodgeable but
is the most important ability to avoid as it sets up his entire combo. Save a mobility spell for it.
Stacking only MR is not effective against him as a lot of his damage is true damage. Health + MR is best.
is the best defense item against him if you're a tank.
is slow to turn which makes it easier to avoid the closer you are to him.
Power Spike
He gains strong potential to 100 - 0 squishies at lvl 6 with
.
is a huge power spike for him.
Vulnerable
His ult is a channel and can be interrupted. Cancelling it with a well-timed/saved CC will greatly cut his effectiveness in fights.
He lacks self-peel and
is hard to land at close range, making him a good target for assassins or divers.