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Playstyle: Vel'Koz Builds

  1. Poke & Wave Clear

    276 Games

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Tempest

    55%

  2. Poke & Burn

    235 Games

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Liandry's Anguish

    48%

Pro Vel'Koz Builds

  1. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Liandry's Anguish

    vs

    Syndra
  2. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Luden's Tempest

    vs

    LeBlanc
  3. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Tempest

    vs

    Annie
  4. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Tempest

    vs

    Aurelion Sol
  5. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Tempest

    vs

    Ahri
  6. Fisher
    Edward Gaming Hycan

    Fisher

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Tempest

    vs

    Anivia

Core Vel'Koz Item Build Order

Doran's Ring

Starting

Luden's Tempest
Lost Chapter
Blasting Wand

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

3rd

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

4th

Zhonya's Hourglass
Seeker's Armguard
Fiendish Codex
Stopwatch

5th

Horizon Focus
Hextech Alternator
Fiendish Codex

6th

Doran's Ring

Starting

Luden's Tempest
Lost Chapter
Blasting Wand

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

3rd

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

4th

Zhonya's Hourglass
Seeker's Armguard
Fiendish Codex
Stopwatch

5th

Horizon Focus
Hextech Alternator
Fiendish Codex

6th

Core Vel'Koz Item Build Path

Doran's Ring
Lost Chapter
Blasting Wand
Luden's Tempest
Boots
Sorcerer's Shoes
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod
Shadowflame

Situational

Banshee's Veil
Void Staff
Morellonomicon
Mejai's Soulstealer
Cosmic Drive
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Archangel's Staff

Summoner Spells

FlashBarrier

Damage Breakdown

75% AP

22% True

Vel'Koz Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Summon AeryArcane CometPhase Rush
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
PrecisionDominationInspirationResolve
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearPerfect Timing
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.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
lol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Healthlol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
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 Skill Order

Q

W

E

Vel'Koz Counters

Vel'Kozwinslane against...

Ryze

Ryze

3 games

100.0% in Lane

100.0% in Game

Talon

Talon

5 games

80.0% in Lane

20.0% in Game

Aurelion Sol

Aurelion Sol

18 games

77.8% in Lane

44.4% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

4 games

75.0% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Swain

Swain

4 games

75.0% in Lane

75.0% in Game

Akali

Akali

11 games

72.7% in Lane

45.5% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

10 games

70.0% in Lane

70.0% in Game

Varus

Varus

3 games

66.7% in Lane

33.3% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

15 games

66.7% in Lane

66.7% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

9 games

66.7% in Lane

66.7% in Game

Brand

Brand

3 games

66.7% in Lane

66.7% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

8 games

62.5% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

8 games

62.5% in Lane

62.5% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

13 games

61.5% in Lane

46.2% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

5 games

60.0% in Lane

20.0% in Game

Annie

Annie

15 games

60.0% in Lane

33.3% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

10 games

60.0% in Lane

40.0% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

5 games

60.0% in Lane

40.0% in Game

Pantheon

Pantheon

5 games

60.0% in Lane

60.0% in Game

Tristana

Tristana

5 games

60.0% in Lane

60.0% in Game

Katarina

Katarina

17 games

58.8% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

7 games

57.1% in Lane

85.7% in Game

Xerath

Xerath

13 games

53.8% in Lane

46.2% in Game

Lux

Lux

21 games

52.4% in Lane

66.7% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

25 games

52.0% in Lane

52.0% in Game

50.0% in Lane

12.5% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

4 games

50.0% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Galio

Galio

4 games

50.0% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

8 games

50.0% in Lane

75.0% in Game

Vex

Vex

4 games

50.0% in Lane

100.0% in Game

Vel'Kozloseslane against...

Irelia

Irelia

9 games

11.1% in Lane

33.3% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

12 games

16.7% in Lane

58.3% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

5 games

20.0% in Lane

60.0% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

19 games

21.1% in Lane

42.1% in Game

Ziggs

Ziggs

6 games

33.3% in Lane

16.7% in Game

Cho'Gath

Cho'Gath

3 games

33.3% in Lane

33.3% in Game

Rumble

Rumble

3 games

33.3% in Lane

33.3% in Game

Azir

Azir

9 games

33.3% in Lane

55.6% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

8 games

37.5% in Lane

37.5% in Game

Corki

Corki

8 games

37.5% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

24 games

37.5% in Lane

58.3% in Game

Yone

Yone

8 games

37.5% in Lane

62.5% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

7 games

42.9% in Lane

71.4% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

9 games

44.4% in Lane

66.7% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

19 games

47.4% in Lane

57.9% in Game

Zed

Zed

21 games

47.6% in Lane

52.4% in Game

Vel'Koz's Trends

Win Rate

51.3%

(-0.7%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

0.8%

(-0.1%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

0.3%

(-0.0%)

vs last patch

Vel'Koz Guide

Key Insights
Q
's split bolts can reach past its max range by casting it at an angle.
Q
restores mana per target killed.
W
and
E
reveal their affected areas.
E
knocks back hit enemies if cast close to Vel'Koz.
Enemies who are Researched by
P
take true damage from
R
.
Strengths
Can find good angles to poke and pick off enemies with
Q
.
At level 6, he can 100-0 with
R
, especially if the enemy laner is Researched.
A well-timed
R
can singlehandedly win teamfights.
Synergizes well with
Luden's Tempest
,
Archangel's Staff
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
,
Shadowflame
,
Rabadon's Deathcap
, and
Horizon Focus
. Can opt for
Liandry's Anguish
or
Everfrost
when needed.
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.