4

Tier

Win Rate

52.0%

Pick Rate

1.9%

Ban Rate

0.3%

Matches

22,559
Vel'Koz Runes57.4% Win Rate (683 Games)
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Summon AeryArcane CometPhase Rush
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
PrecisionDominationInspirationResolve
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearTriple Tonic
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
Core Vel'Koz Item Build Order56.6% Win Rate (415 Games)
World Atlas

Starting

Luden's Companion

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Zaz'Zak's Realmspike

3rd

Stormsurge

4th

Shadowflame

5th

Liandry's Torment

6th

World Atlas
Luden's Companion
Sorcerer's Shoes
Zaz'Zak's Realmspike
Stormsurge
Shadowflame
Liandry's Torment

Core Vel'Koz Item Build Path

Situational

Rabadon's Deathcap
Zhonya's Hourglass
Morellonomicon
Horizon Focus
Malignance
Banshee's Veil
Void Staff

Summoner Spells

57.3% Win Rate (483 Games)
FlashIgnite
Vel'Koz Skill Order75.0% Win Rate (68 Games)

Q

W

E

Organic Deconstruction

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Plasma Fission

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Void Rift

W

W

W

W

W

Tectonic Disruption

E

E

E

E

E

Life Form Disintegration Ray

R

R

R

Vel'Koz's Counters for Support, Platinum+ [14.4]

Discover the ultimate counters for Vel'Koz with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Vel'Koz in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Vel'Koz counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Rank
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
1
Xerath
49.2%
45.1%
3.0%
616
2
Pyke
44.7%
49.5%
3.0%
626
3
Neeko
54.2%
50.5%
0.9%
192
4
Yuumi
44.0%
52.4%
2.1%
439
5
Pantheon
48.9%
53.7%
1.5%
313

Vel'Koz's Trends for Support, Platinum+ [14.4]

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Vel'Koz. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Vel'Koz is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

52.0%

(+0.3%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

1.9%

(-0.0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

0.4%

(0.0%)
vs last patch

Vel'Koz Guide for Support, Platinum+ [14.4]

Learn Vel'Koz with our Vel'Koz guide. Learn about Vel'Koz's strengths and Vel'Koz weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Vel'Koz, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Vel'Koz
    Q
    's split bolts can reach past its max range by casting it at an angle.
  • Vel'Koz
    Q
    restores mana per target killed.
  • Vel'Koz
    W
    and
    Vel'Koz
    E
    reveal their affected areas.
  • Vel'Koz
    E
    knocks back hit enemies if cast close to Vel'Koz.
  • Enemies who are Researched by
    Vel'Koz
    P
    take true damage from
    Vel'Koz
    R
    .
Strengths
  • Can find good angles to poke and pick off enemies with
    Vel'Koz
    Q
    .
  • At level 6, he can 100-0 with
    Vel'Koz
    R
    , especially if the enemy laner is Researched.
  • A well-timed
    Vel'Koz
    R
    can singlehandedly win teamfights.
  • Excels with items that boost his ability power, mana sustain, and magic penetration.
Weaknesses
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Needs to constantly land his skillshots or he'll have significantly lower damage output.
  • Struggles against enemies who itemize a lot of HP.

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