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Xerath Build Guides, Runes and Items

Xerath The Magus Ascendant

Find the best Xerath build guides for League of Legends S13 Patch 13.23. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Xerath build for the S13 meta. Learn more about Xerath's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 1 Builds
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Ap damage/ Cooldown

Build by Guest updated October 21, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

xerath

Build by Guest updated October 21, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath normal ap

Build by Guest updated October 21, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath 100% win Guid

Build by Guest updated October 21, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath 5 vs 5

Build by Guest updated October 20, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Test

Build by Guest updated October 20, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Magic Penetration Xerath

Build by Guest updated October 19, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Take the Xerath Path

Build by Guest updated October 19, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Defensive Xerath

Build by onyx#139070 updated October 19, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Survivablity Zerath

Build by Guest updated October 19, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath The Magnus Maximus

Build by Coa97 updated October 19, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath_Boom Boom BOOM

Build by Cursedwon updated October 18, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath- How to kill 5 people with one volt(REMADE)

Build by xKuradinx updated October 18, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath - the skilled

Build by hyperman1337 updated October 18, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath always wins.

Build by Guest updated October 18, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

xerath test

Build by TheScrew updated October 17, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

400 kills lightning bolt

Build by guardionofhell updated October 17, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

These chains cannot hold me.

Build by Cratera updated October 17, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Melting at 6

Build by Guest updated October 16, 2011
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LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide
LoL Champion Xerath Build Guide

Xerath Pwnage

Build by Guest updated October 16, 2011
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Xerath Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Xerath we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Xerath, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Xerath this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 13.23. However, if you are a new Xerath player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Xerath!

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Patch 13.23: 127,330 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Xerath's Runes

Xerath's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 52% Pickrate

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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Second Best

Xerath's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 26% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Third Best

Xerath's 3rd Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 14% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
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Xerath's Summoner Spells

Xerath's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 54% Pickrate

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Second Best

Xerath's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 19% Pickrate

Flash Heal

Third Best

Xerath's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 17% Pickrate

Flash Ignite

Xerath's Starters

Xerath's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 95% Pickrate

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Xerath's Core Items

Xerath's Best Core Items 55%

Win Rate 8% Pickrate

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Patch 13.23: 127,330 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Xerath's Runes

Xerath's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 57% Pickrate

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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Second Best

Xerath's 2nd Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 22% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Third Best

Xerath's 3rd Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 12% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
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Xerath's Summoner Spells

Xerath's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 81% Pickrate

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Second Best

Xerath's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 11% Pickrate

Flash Barrier

Third Best

Xerath's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 2% Pickrate

Exhaust Flash

Xerath's Starters

Xerath's Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 94% Pickrate

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Xerath's Core Items

Xerath's Best Core Items 55%

Win Rate 15% Pickrate

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Xerath Counters

Learn Xerath's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Xerath guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Xerath SUPPORT in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Xerath. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

Xerath Skins

Xerath's Abilities

Xerath's Mana Surge
Mana Surge Xerath's Passive Xerath's Passive
Self
Xerath's Passive
Xerath's Passive
Every 16 seconds Xerath's next attack against a champion restores 60−390 mana. It restores 30−195 mana if attacking minions, jungle monsters or structures.

Whenever Xerath kills a unit, this cooldown is reduced by 2.5 seconds.
Q
Xerath's Arcanopulse
Arcanopulse Xerath's Q Ability
735
80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120
9 / 8 / 7 / 6 / 5
Begin Charging: Xerath begins charging an arcane beam, slowing himself gradually up to 50%.

Release: Xerath fires the beam, dealing 70 / 110 / 150 / 190 / 230 (+85% of ability power) magic damage. The range increases with time charged.
W
Xerath's Eye of Destruction
Eye of Destruction Xerath's W Ability
1000
80 / 90 / 100 / 110 / 120
14 / 13 / 12 / 11 / 10
Xerath calls down a blast of arcane energy, dealing 60 / 95 / 130 / 165 / 200 (+60% of ability power) magic damage and slowing them by 25% for 2.5 seconds. Enemies in the center take 100.02 / 158.365 / 216.71 / 275.055 / 333.4 (+100.02% of ability power) magic damage instead and are slowed by 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80%, decaying over the same duration.
E
Xerath's Shocking Orb
Shocking Orb Xerath's E Ability
1125
60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
13 / 12.5 / 12 / 11.5 / 11
Xerath fires an orb of raw magic, stunning the first enemy hit for up to 0.75−2.25 seconds depending on distance travelled, and dealing 80 / 110 / 140 / 170 / 200 (+45% of ability power) magic damage.
R
Xerath's Rite of the Arcane
Rite of the Arcane Xerath's Ultimate (R) Ability
5000
100
130 / 115 / 100 / 100 / 100
Xerath ascends to his true form and channels for 10 seconds. During this time he may Recast up to 4 / 5 / 6 times.

Recast: Xerath launches a magical artillery, dealing 180 / 230 / 280 (+40% of ability power) magic damage. For each champion hit, the artillery deals an additional 20 / 25 / 30 (+5% of ability power) magic damage.

Questions About Xerath

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Latest Questions

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Feeling difficult to deal damage to mages who build RoA, what should I do?

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Void Staff vs Abyssal Scepter

This might sound like a stupid question. On ap carries such as [[leblanc]] or [[viktor]] for example, when would it be better to build a [[void staff]] over an > [[abyssal scepter]] and vice versa? Both are relatively cheap and give a...

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How can I go about reporting someone on here?

I made a guide for Xerath and it has been top guide for 3-4 months and some random guy completely copied it. Really, word for word in some parts with hardly changing pretty much anything. Like he took way that I talk with no credit onto me. It is...

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How to play Xerath?

Hey everyone! I've started playing [[Xerath]] but I have no idea how to play him. I've read guides etc. but they seem to be outdated to just plain wrong. This is how I build: [[Doran's Ring]] > [[Haunting Guise]] > [[Sorcerer's Shoes]]...

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xerath update

¿you gonna wait until de launch of you gonna actualize xerath now??? is my favorite champ so i´ll like to see guides of he with his new changes and all that stuff.

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Next AP Mid to learn and why?

Hey, so I can't really decide which champion to learn next after I have finished with Evelynn. I play AP Mid in a fixed 5vs5 team so I need champions who are valuable in organised competitive play. Champions I currently am able to play on a decent...

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