How to Win Aatrox vs Kalista Counter Matchup Aatrox is in the a tier of champions

Aatrox vs Kalista

How to Beat Kalista as Aatrox in LoL Kalista is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Kalista as Aatrox

based on 1,620 Aatrox vs Kalista matchups
Win Rate
49.3 %
K/D/A
2.07
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each week. Within our database, Aatrox fought Kalista 1620 times. With so many games with Aatrox versus Kalista provides us a lot of faith in our capability to produce informative statistics and a pro build to counter Kalista. This matchup is relatively rare. Aatrox encounters Kalista in only 1.8% of his games.

Aatrox vs Kalista Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aatrox has done a poor job of countering Kalista. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.3% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Aatrox against Kalista games, Aatrox’s side is 0.2% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Kalista.

Best Aatrox vs Kalista Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordIronspike Whip

Core Aatrox Items

~22 Mins
EclipseDeath's DanceSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Spirit VisageBlack CleaverMaw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Aatrox to level up q
>
Second ability for Aatrox to level up e
>
Last skill for Aatrox to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingRevitalize
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Aatrox's passive ability p
Aatrox q ability q
Aatrox w ability w
Aatrox e ability e
Aatrox's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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W
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Q
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Q
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R
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Guide to Countering Kalista as Aatrox

Tips for Playing as Aatrox against Kalista

Use Umbral Dash while casting The Darkin Blade to increase your chances of hitting the enemy.

Cast World Ender when you are sure you can force a fight.

Crowd Control abilities like Infernal Chains or your allies' immobilizing effects will help you set up The Darkin Blade.

Advice to Win Against Kalista

If you can break line of sight from Kalista, including through brush, her basic attacks will miss you, falling harmlessly to the ground.

Kalista's mobility is dependent upon attacking. This means it is low when she is outside of her attack range and that Attack Speed slows reduce the amount of distance she can cover in an engagement.

Kalista cannot cancel her basic attack wind up. While she is very mobile, this offers a window to land spells on her if you anticipate when she will begin attacking.

Aatrox vs Kalista Counter Stats

Aatrox Image
Win Rate
49.3 %
VS
Win Rate
50.7 %
Kalista Image
5.7
< Kills >
8.3
5.4
< Deaths >
6.2
5.5
< Assists >
5.8
1.27
< Killing Sprees >
1.87
152
< Minions Killed >
171
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.42
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.52
18,579
< Physical Damage >
17,785
79
< Magic Damage >
1,520
834
< True Damage >
891
19,493
< Damage Dealt >
20,198
29,868
< Damage Taken >
21,415
10,923
< Gold Earned >
12,633
2.05
< Towers >
2.41
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.19
11,086
< Total Healing >
2,625
13,604
< Experience >
11,956
16
< Vision Score >
19
7
< Wards Placed >
8
223
< Time Dealing CC >
175

How to Counter Kalista with Aatrox in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some significant Aatrox against Kalista counter statistics that may help us appreciate the distinctions between the two. Aatrox’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Kalista’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Aatrox may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Kalista..

Aatrox often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, he takes more damage than Kalista. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Aatrox and Kalista

Damage Types Compared

Aatrox
Kalista
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aatrox
Kalista

Who is Better, Aatrox or Kalista?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Aatrox usually fairs equally well when playing against Kalista, with a 49.3% win rate. Thus, Aatrox makes an ok counter to Kalista.

While Aatrox does have a lower win rate than Kalista, when facing one another, Aatrox also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Aatrox into Kalista.

Furthermore, Aatrox has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kalista. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Aatrox vs Kalista matchups, Kalista is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Aatrox is a somewhat poor counter for Kalista. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Aatrox against Kalista.

Additional Information for Aatrox Players

How We Calculated Our Aatrox vs Kalista Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kalista as Aatrox, we analyzed 1,620 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Kalista as Aatrox comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Aatrox in order to counter Kalista during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aatrox often gets a similar amount of CS as Kalista. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Aatrox versus Kalista build include Eclipse, Death's Dance, and Serylda's Grudge. When Aatrox used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs Kalista than with many other typical builds. In fact, Aatrox boasted an average win rate of 49.3% when countering Kalista with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Kalista as Aatrox, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Aatrox vs Kalista fights, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.3% winrate overall.

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