4

Tier

Win Rate

50.7%

Pick Rate

2.5%

Ban Rate

6.3%

Matches

15,263

Playstyle: Xerath Builds

  1. Burst

    2,029 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Stormsurge

    54%

  2. Poke / Burst

    1,285 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Horizon Focus

    56%

Matchup Builds

  1. Burst

    Burst

    150 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Stormsurge

    51%

  2. Poke / Burst

    Poke / Burst

    74 Games

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Companion
    Horizon Focus

    57%

Pro Xerath Builds

  1. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Summon Aery
    Precision
    Horizon Focus
    Liandry's Torment

    vs

    Hwei
  2. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Summon Aery
    Precision
    Horizon Focus
    Liandry's Torment

    vs

    Anivia
  3. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Summon Aery
    Precision
    Luden's Companion
    Amplifying Tome

    vs

    Twisted Fate
  4. Evolved
    TSM Academy

    Evolved

    Summon Aery
    Precision
    Luden's Companion
    Mejai's Soulstealer

    vs

    Neeko
  5. Croco
    Anyone's Legend

    Croco

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Malignance
    Horizon Focus

    vs

    Karma
  6. Soligo
    WC

    Soligo

    Arcane Comet
    Inspiration
    Luden's Companion
    Horizon Focus

    vs

    Hwei

Core Xerath Item Build Order

Doran's Ring

Starting

Luden's Companion
Lost Chapter
Hextech Alternator

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Stormsurge
Hextech Alternator
Aether Wisp

3rd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Doran's Ring
Luden's Companion
Sorcerer's Shoes
Stormsurge
Shadowflame
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff

Core Xerath Item Build Path

Situational

Horizon Focus
Zhonya's Hourglass
Mejai's Soulstealer
Morellonomicon
Liandry's Torment
Banshee's Veil
Malignance

Summoner Spells

FlashTeleport

Damage Breakdown

95% AP

Xerath Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Glacial AugmentUnsealed SpellbookFirst Strike
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearTriple Tonic
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
PrecisionDominationSorceryResolve
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
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
Mana Surge

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Arcanopulse

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Eye of Destruction

W

W

W

W

W

Shocking Orb

E

E

E

E

E

Rite of the Arcane

R

R

R

Xerath Skill Order

Q

W

E

Xerath's Matchups

Xerathwinslane against...

Aurelion Sol

Aurelion Sol

440 Matches

74.8% in Lane

48.2% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

157 Matches

72.0% in Lane

56.1% in Game

Smolder

Smolder

349 Matches

71.9% in Lane

55.0% in Game

Annie

Annie

143 Matches

68.5% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

196 Matches

66.8% in Lane

54.1% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

343 Matches

65.9% in Lane

53.1% in Game

Azir

Azir

635 Matches

65.7% in Lane

56.1% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

308 Matches

65.3% in Lane

55.2% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

292 Matches

62.7% in Lane

44.9% in Game

Galio

Galio

150 Matches

62.0% in Lane

51.3% in Game

Ryze

Ryze

88 Matches

61.4% in Lane

60.2% in Game

Vex

Vex

183 Matches

61.2% in Lane

44.3% in Game

Twisted Fate

Twisted Fate

675 Matches

60.9% in Lane

50.4% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

300 Matches

60.3% in Lane

47.7% in Game

Lux

Lux

413 Matches

60.3% in Lane

51.3% in Game

Swain

Swain

95 Matches

60.0% in Lane

43.2% in Game

Zoe

Zoe

134 Matches

59.7% in Lane

51.5% in Game

Vel'Koz

Vel'Koz

114 Matches

59.6% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

377 Matches

59.2% in Lane

48.3% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

131 Matches

58.8% in Lane

56.5% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

157 Matches

58.6% in Lane

48.4% in Game

Corki

Corki

137 Matches

57.7% in Lane

53.3% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

683 Matches

57.2% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

145 Matches

57.2% in Lane

52.4% in Game

Diana

Diana

172 Matches

57.0% in Lane

53.5% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

165 Matches

57.0% in Lane

53.9% in Game

Talon

Talon

148 Matches

56.8% in Lane

48.6% in Game

Hwei

Hwei

1038 Matches

56.6% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

406 Matches

56.4% in Lane

54.7% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

233 Matches

56.2% in Lane

52.4% in Game

Karma

Karma

767 Matches

53.6% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

195 Matches

53.3% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

399 Matches

52.1% in Lane

48.6% in Game

Yone

Yone

470 Matches

51.9% in Lane

51.3% in Game

Katarina

Katarina

447 Matches

51.9% in Lane

50.1% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

240 Matches

50.4% in Lane

44.2% in Game

Zed

Zed

480 Matches

50.4% in Lane

53.5% in Game

Xerathloseslane against...

Irelia

Irelia

217 Matches

36.4% in Lane

42.9% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

292 Matches

41.1% in Lane

43.5% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

523 Matches

43.2% in Lane

49.3% in Game

Naafiri

Naafiri

157 Matches

45.9% in Lane

45.2% in Game

Tristana

Tristana

148 Matches

46.6% in Lane

53.4% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

277 Matches

47.7% in Lane

53.4% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

151 Matches

49.0% in Lane

44.4% in Game

Akali

Akali

414 Matches

49.5% in Lane

46.1% in Game

Win Rate

50.8%

(-0.6%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

2.5%

(-0.1%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

6.3%

(-0.5%)

vs last patch

Xerath Guide

Key Insights
Xerath
P
restores double mana if the target is an enemy champion.
If
Xerath
Q
ends and Xerath doesn't fire it, half of the mana cost is refunded.
Enemies hit by the center of
Xerath
W
take 66.7% increased damage and are slowed by a greater amount.
Xerath
W
and
Xerath
R
reveal their affected areas.
Xerath
E
stuns for up to 2.25 seconds based on distance traveled.
Strengths
Excels at poking from a safe distance, especially before teamfights.
Has incredible scaling.
Xerath
W
's slow can guarantee
Xerath
E
's stun.
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.
Xerath
E
is his engage tool but also a protection tool. He becomes much easier to collapse on without it.