Xerath
tier-5
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Toughest Matchups:
Zyra
43.0%
Vel'Koz
45.0%
Thresh
46.4%
Nautilus
47.4%
Pyke
47.9%
Blitzcrank
48.2%
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Xerath's Statistics

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.
Synergizes well with
Luden's Tempest
,
Horizon Focus
,
Archangel's Staff
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
,
Rabadon's Deathcap
, and
Cosmic Drive
. Can opt for
Liandry's Anguish
for more damage over time.
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.
Win Rate
48.3%
(-2.0%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
2.7%
(-1.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
1.0%
(-0.5%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
715
(-18)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Spellthief's Edge

Core Build Path: 51.58% Win Rate (1237 Games)

Boots
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Lost Chapter
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Fiendish Codex
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Liandry's Anguish
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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

Core Final Build: 53.49% Win Rate (43 Games)

Liandry's Anguish
Sorcerer's Shoes
Horizon Focus
Morellonomicon
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff

Runes: 53.82% Win Rate (589 Games)

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Damaging a champion with an ability hurls a damaging comet at their location.
Manaflow Band
Hitting an enemy champion with an ability permanently increases your maximum mana by 25, up to 250 mana.

After reaching 250 bonus mana, restore 1% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Absolute Focus
While above 70% health, gain extra adaptive damage.
Scorch
Your first damaging ability hit every 10s burns champions.
Precision
Presence of Mind
Increase your mana or energy regeneration when damaging an enemy champion. Takedowns restore mana or energy.
Coup de Grace
Deal more damage to low health enemy champions.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Scaling Health
+15-90 HP, lvls 1-18
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

96% AP

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Health Potion
Stealth Ward
Spellthief's Edge

Core Build Path: 49.47% Win Rate (5179 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

Core Final Build: 52.17% Win Rate (138 Games)

Luden's Tempest
Sorcerer's Shoes
Horizon Focus
Morellonomicon
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff

Runes: 45.84% Win Rate (3030 Games)

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Damaging a champion with an ability hurls a damaging comet at their location.
Manaflow Band
Hitting an enemy champion with an ability permanently increases your maximum mana by 25, up to 250 mana.

After reaching 250 bonus mana, restore 1% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Transcendence
Gain bonuses upon reaching the following levels:
Level 5: +5 Ability Haste
Level 8: +5 Ability Haste
Level 11: On Champion takedown, reduce the remaining cooldown of basic abilities by 20%.
Scorch
Your first damaging ability hit every 10s burns champions.
Inspiration
Biscuit Delivery
Gain a free Biscuit every 2 min, until 6 min. Consuming or selling a Biscuit permanently increases your max mana and restores health and mana.
Cosmic Insight
+18 Summoner Spell Haste
+10 Item Haste
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

96% AP

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