Xerath
tier-3
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Twitch
32.4%
Brand
42.6%
Blitzcrank
44.3%
Soraka
45.3%
Leona
46.0%
Yuumi
46.3%
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Core Build Order

Spellthief's Edge
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Starting

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

1st

Luden's Tempest
Lost Chapter
Blasting Wand

2nd

Mejai's Soulstealer
Dark Seal

3rd

Horizon Focus
Needlessly Large Rod
Hextech Alternator

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Core Build Path

55.96% Win Rate (806 Games)

Boots
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Lost Chapter
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Blasting Wand
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Luden's Tempest
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Hextech Alternator
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Needlessly Large Rod
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Horizon Focus

Summoner Spells

Damage Breakdown

96% AP

Runes

50.46% Win Rate (432 Games)

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Skill Order

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Xerath's Matchups

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Win Rate
53.0%
(+2.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
4.1%
(+0.3%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.9%
(0.0%)
vs last patch

Playing against Xerath

Key Insights
P
restores double mana if the target is an enemy champion.
If
Q
ends and Xerath doesn't fire it, half of the mana cost is refunded.
Enemies hit by the center of
W
take 66.7% increased damage and are slowed by a greater amount.
W
and
R
reveal their affected areas.
E
stuns for up to 2 seconds based on distance traveled.
Power Spike
Excels at poking from a safe distance, especially before teamfights.
Has incredible scaling.
W
's slow can guarantee
E
's stun.
Vulnerable
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Needs to constantly land his skillshots or he'll have significantly lower damage output.
E
is his engage tool but also a protection tool. He becomes much easier to collapse on without it.
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