Xayah Guide

Learn Xayah with our Xayah guide. Learn about Xayah's strengths and Xayah weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Xayah, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Xayah can hold up to 5 Feathers at once.
  • While
    Xayah
    W
    is active, Xayah gains 30% bonus movespeed if she autos an enemy champion.
  • If Rakan is on Xayah's team, he also gains
    Xayah
    W
    's bonus damage and movespeed when nearby, and they can recall together.
  • When
    Xayah
    E
    is cast, enemies hit by at least 3 Feathers are rooted for 1.25 seconds.
  • Xayah
    E
    's damage increases by up to 50% damage at 100% Crit chance.
Strengths
  • Has a strong level 2/3 with
    Xayah
    W
    and
    Xayah
    E
    for extended trades.
  • Can quickly set up
    Xayah
    E
    's root with
    Xayah
    Q
    and one
    Xayah
    P
    auto.
  • Xayah
    R
    doubles as an offensive tool to drop 5 more Feathers and set up
    Xayah
    E
    's root.
  • Excels with items that enhance her attack damage, critical strike chance, and attack speed.
Weaknesses
  • Immobile, making her vulnerable to ganks.
  • Xayah
    E
    is predictable and telegraphed.
  • Xayah
    R
    has a longer cooldown of 160 seconds at rank 1. Once used, she can be punished.