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

Aatrox vs Nilah

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

based on 4,246 Aatrox vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
51.8 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
4.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League games that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Nilah as Aatrox came out of an evaluation of 4246 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against each other. This particular counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Aatrox is forced to battle against Nilah in only 4.7% of his games.

Aatrox vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Aatrox does a decent job of beating Nilah. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.8% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Aatrox versus Nilah games, Aatrox’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood versus Nilah.

Best Aatrox vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordPlated Steelcaps

Core Aatrox Items

~22 Mins
EclipseDeath's DanceSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusSpirit VisageBlack Cleaver

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 PlatingUnflinching
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
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
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Aatrox

Tips for Playing as Aatrox against Nilah

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.

Aatrox vs Nilah Counter Stats

Aatrox Image
Win Rate
51.8 %
VS
Win Rate
48.2 %
Nilah Image
6.1
< Kills >
6.2
5.4
< Deaths >
6.6
5.7
< Assists >
7.1
1.38
< Killing Sprees >
1.41
153
< Minions Killed >
161
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.53
20,600
< Physical Damage >
16,521
79
< Magic Damage >
234
919
< True Damage >
732
21,599
< Damage Dealt >
17,487
31,269
< Damage Taken >
23,975
11,171
< Gold Earned >
11,575
2.12
< Towers >
2.43
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
11,880
< Total Healing >
4,979
13,986
< Experience >
12,682
16
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
238
< Time Dealing CC >
85

How to Counter Nilah with Aatrox in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several influential Aatrox against Nilah counter statistics that can help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. Aatrox’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nilah’s ratio of NaN, showing that Aatrox may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Nilah..

Aatrox typically has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Nilah. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Aatrox and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Aatrox
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aatrox
Nilah

Who is Better, Aatrox or Nilah?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aatrox usually wins when trying to fight Nilah, with a 51.8% win rate. Thus, Aatrox makes a good counter to Nilah.

While Aatrox does have a higher win rate compared to Nilah, when on opposite teams, Aatrox also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champ to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Aatrox into Nilah.

Furthermore, Aatrox also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nilah. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Aatrox is a decent counter for Nilah. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Aatrox against Nilah.

Additional Information for Aatrox Players

How We Calculated Our Aatrox vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Aatrox, we analyzed 4,246 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 Nilah 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Aatrox in order to counter Nilah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aatrox on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Nilah. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Aatrox versus Nilah build consist of Eclipse, Death's Dance, and Serylda's Grudge. When Aatrox used at least these three items in his build, he did much better vs. Nilah than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Aatrox boasted an average winrate of 51.8% battling Nilah with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Nilah as Aatrox, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Aatrox vs Nilah matchups, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 51.8% win rate overall.

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