Alistar vs Varus Counter Build

How to Win Alistar vs Varus Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Varus as Alistar in LoL

How to Beat Varus as Alistar

3,448 Alistar vs Varus Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends games every week. Within our data, Alistar fought Varus in 3448 games. Using so many matchups for Alistar vs Varus gives us faith in our capacity to prepare actionable data and a supported build to annihilate your opponent This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Alistar fights Varus in only 2.7% of his games.

Alistar has done a good job of beating Varus. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.3% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Alistar against Varus rounds, Alistar’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Varus.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Varus

The most crucial items to use in your Alistar versus Varus build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Varus than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Alistar had an average winrate of 67.2% when playing against Varus with this build.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Varus

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Varus as Alistar, Alistar players should equip the Aftershock, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Alistar vs Varus matchups, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.8% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Varus runes to duel Alistar in order to help you interpret how he will probably be built versus you.


1.9 | Alistar Varus | 6.8


6.1 | Alistar Varus | 5.8


13.1 | Alistar Varus | 7.9

Alistar vs Varus Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some valuable Alistar versus Varus counter stats that can help us understand the differences and similarities between the two. Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is nearly equal to Varus’s ratio of 2.5, indicating that Alistar may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Varus. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Alistar normally has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes more damage than Varus. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Alistar vs Varus matchups, Alistar commonly racks up much less CS than Varus. Champions that do not earn much CS normally don't require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale well off their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values presented here to do well.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Varus as Alistar are displayed for every ranked division. If you would like to,To,If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a particular skill level, you should use the selection menu located at the top of this page.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.33 | Alistar Varus | 1.58

Largest Multi-Kill

0.83 | Alistar Varus | 1.54

Damage Dealt

7,336 | Alistar Varus | 20,083

Damage Taken

21,832 | Alistar Varus | 15,189

Healing Done

7,763 | Alistar Varus | 3,594

Vision Score

44 | Alistar Varus | 18

Gold Earned

7,547 | Alistar Varus | 11,177

Minions Killed

34 | Alistar Varus | 158

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Alistar Varus | 0.23

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Varus | 0.05


1.76 | Alistar Varus | 2.15


0.45 | Alistar Varus | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

101 | Alistar Varus | 257

Experience Earned

9,827 | Alistar Varus | 11,675

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,448 Alistar vs Varus 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 Varus as Alistar 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.