4

Tier

Win Rate

50.7%

Pick Rate

2.5%

Ban Rate

6.2%

Matches

15,516

Playstyle: Xerath Builds

  1. Burst

    2,075 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Stormsurge

    54%

  2. Poke / Burst

    1,324 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Horizon Focus

    56%

Matchup Builds

  1. Burst

    Burst

    63 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Luden's Companion
    Stormsurge

    44%

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

447 Matches

74.9% in Lane

48.1% in Game

Smolder

Smolder

354 Matches

71.8% in Lane

55.4% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

158 Matches

71.5% in Lane

55.7% in Game

Annie

Annie

147 Matches

69.4% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

197 Matches

67.0% in Lane

53.8% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

346 Matches

65.6% in Lane

52.9% in Game

Azir

Azir

642 Matches

65.4% in Lane

56.1% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

313 Matches

64.9% in Lane

55.0% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

298 Matches

62.4% in Lane

44.3% in Game

Vex

Vex

190 Matches

62.1% in Lane

43.7% in Game

Ryze

Ryze

89 Matches

61.8% in Lane

60.7% in Game

Twisted Fate

Twisted Fate

682 Matches

61.0% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Galio

Galio

153 Matches

60.8% in Lane

51.6% in Game

Lux

Lux

421 Matches

60.6% in Lane

52.0% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

304 Matches

60.5% in Lane

47.4% in Game

Swain

Swain

96 Matches

60.4% in Lane

42.7% in Game

Zoe

Zoe

135 Matches

60.0% in Lane

51.1% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

383 Matches

59.5% in Lane

48.0% in Game

Vel'Koz

Vel'Koz

118 Matches

59.3% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

161 Matches

59.0% in Lane

48.4% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

133 Matches

58.6% in Lane

57.1% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

150 Matches

58.0% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Corki

Corki

137 Matches

57.7% in Lane

53.3% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

697 Matches

57.2% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

166 Matches

57.2% in Lane

54.2% in Game

Diana

Diana

174 Matches

56.9% in Lane

53.4% in Game

Talon

Talon

150 Matches

56.7% in Lane

48.0% in Game

Hwei

Hwei

1060 Matches

56.3% in Lane

52.9% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

413 Matches

55.9% in Lane

54.0% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

238 Matches

55.0% in Lane

52.1% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

199 Matches

53.8% in Lane

49.7% in Game

Karma

Karma

779 Matches

53.5% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

412 Matches

52.4% in Lane

48.1% in Game

Katarina

Katarina

457 Matches

51.9% in Lane

49.9% in Game

Yone

Yone

475 Matches

51.8% in Lane

51.4% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

247 Matches

50.6% in Lane

44.1% in Game

Zed

Zed

484 Matches

50.2% in Lane

53.9% in Game

Xerathloseslane against...

Irelia

Irelia

219 Matches

36.1% in Lane

42.9% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

296 Matches

41.2% in Lane

43.2% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

530 Matches

43.6% in Lane

49.6% in Game

Naafiri

Naafiri

160 Matches

46.3% in Lane

45.6% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

157 Matches

47.1% in Lane

42.7% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

280 Matches

47.9% in Lane

53.2% in Game

Tristana

Tristana

154 Matches

48.1% in Lane

54.5% in Game

Akali

Akali

419 Matches

49.6% in Lane

46.3% in Game

Win Rate

50.6%

(-0.8%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

2.5%

(-0.0%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

6.4%

(-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.