Wild Rift Xayah Guide for the Highest Win Rate

John Dave Rossel
Published On: 12 Feb 2021, 11:07 AM
  • Xayah has been released along with her partner, Rakan, on Wild Rift this Feb. 12, 2021.
  • She is a marksman champion in Wild Rift with amazing escape potential and burst damage.
  • Here is our guide to obtaining the highest win rate when playing Xayah in Wild Rift.

This Wild Rift Xayah Guide is meant to help you obtain the highest win rate in the game. Xayah is a marksman champion in Wild Rift with excellent escape potential and burst damage. She can cancel one of the deadliest ultimate skills in the game, Zed’s Death Mark, a feat not every champion can do. Along with her love interest, Rakan, this dynamic duo is quite powerful in the Dragon Lane. If you are looking for a detailed League of Legends: Wild Rift Xayah Guide, then you’ve come to the right place. Here is an overview of the champion, her abilities, and our recommended item build guide that will allow you to get the highest win rate while playing her more efficiently.

Wild Rift Xayah Guide for the Highest Win Rate
The Dynamic Duo, Rakan (Left), and Xayah (Right)

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Wild Rift Xayah Guide - Pros and Cons

Xayah offers a lot on the table. But she also has her fair share of disadvantages that players should consider. 

Strong Carry Potential
Lacks Mobility
Can Escape Almost All Unavoidable Skills in Wild Rift
Bad at Chasing Down Enemies
Very Good Wave Clearing
Shorter Range Compared to Other Marksmen
Decent CC for a Marksman Champion
Needs a Good Support to be Very Impactful

Wild Rift Xayah Guide - Skill Descriptions

Xayah has a pretty interesting mechanic. Her basic attacks leave feathers in the ground, which she can call back and deal damage to enemies in its path. This can make enemy teams think twice about stepping within her feather’s range and make their moves predictable.

Passive: Clean Cuts

After using an ability, Xayah’s next 3 basic attacks will hit all enemies in its path and leave feathers that she can recall later. Xayah can have a total of five feathers active at the same time. 

Bonus: Xayah and Rakan can recall back to base at the same time.

1st Skill: Double Daggers:

Xayah throws two daggers and dealing damage to enemies and leaves feathers.

2nd Skill: Deadly Plumage

She throws a storm of blades, gains 25% attack speed, and amplifies her attacks to deal 20% more damage.

If the blades hit a champion, Xayah gains 25% movement speed for 2 seconds.

Bonus: If Rakan is nearby, he will also gain the effects of Deadly Plumage.

3rd Skill: Bladecaller

Xayah calls back the feathers dropped in the ground and damages enemies in its path. Hitting an enemy with three feathers will root them for 1 second. 

Ultimate: Featherstorm

Xayah leaps into the air, becoming untargetable and throwing out a fan of daggers that deal damage to enemies in its path, leaving behind a line of feathers that she can recall. Xayah can move freely while she’s in the air. 

Wild Rift Xayah Guide - Item Build

Xayah relies heavily on critical damage to unleash a huge amount of burst damage to the enemy team. Her basic attacks are powerful, but her “Feathercaller” skill makes her a pretty good champion. 

Wild Rift Xayah Guide for the Highest Win Rate

Item Build, Runes, and Summoner Spells for Xayah.You can rush buying Infinity Edge as her first item to hit a decent power spike and clear waves faster for more gold and exp. 

Rapid Firecannon will compensate for her lack of attack range, allowing her to reach out to players further than she can normally do while also increasing her critical hit rate slightly. 

Gloutonous Grieves are good boots for her so she can gain a bit of lifesteal. Enchant the boots with Quicksilver to compensate for her lack of mobility. The Quicksilver enchant will remove all crowd control effects on her, and she gains 50% movements speed for a brief period. 

Guardian Angel is an important late-game item, especially if you frequently die during a team fight. This lets you have a second chance to fight back when assassins manage to one-shot you. 

Phantom Dancer will give you a shield whenever your health goes under 35%. This is a decent item to help you survive the late game. 

Runaan’s Hurricane as a late-game item is purely situational. This item will help you clear waves very fast but if you are dealing against heavily armored tanks like Garen or Singed, consider buying Mortal Reminder

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In conclusion, Xayah is a very strong marksman with excellent escape potential. What she lacks in mobility, she compensates for with her strong ultimate skill that can cancel almost all unavoidable abilities in the game. Hopefully, this Wild Rift Xayah Guide can help you master this marksman champion in the game and improve your win rate. 

John is a mobile esports writer for AFK Gaming that specializes in Wild Rift and Mobile Legends, whilst also maintaining an overview of the Free Fire, COD Mobile and PUBG Mobile esports scenes.

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