How to Win Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks Counter Matchup Aphelios is in the b tier of champions

Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Aphelios in LoL Fiddlesticks is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Mage Support

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Aphelios

based on 596 Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks matchups
Win Rate
42.3 %
K/D/A
1.79
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League games that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Fiddlesticks as Aphelios came out of an analysis of 596 ranked games where both champs faced each other. This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Aphelios has to counter Fiddlesticks in only 2.3% of his matches.

Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a awful job of countering Fiddlesticks. Normally, he wins a lowly 42.3% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Aphelios against Fiddlesticks games, Aphelios’s side is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood versus Fiddlesticks.

Best Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Aphelios Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

BloodthirsterLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork OverhealLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Domination Taste of BloodIngenious Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Aphelios's passive ability p
Aphelios q ability q
Aphelios w ability w
Aphelios e ability e
Aphelios's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
Q
3
Q
4
E
5
Q
6
E
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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E
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W
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W
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W
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W

Guide to Countering Fiddlesticks as Aphelios

Tips for Playing as Aphelios against Fiddlesticks

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different strengths, so try to find the right situation for your current weapons.

Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks Counter Stats

Aphelios Image
Win Rate
42.3 %
VS
Win Rate
57.7 %
Fiddlesticks Image
5.9
< Kills >
6.1
6.7
< Deaths >
5.4
6.1
< Assists >
9.4
1.39
< Killing Sprees >
1.4
166
< Minions Killed >
40
0.19
< Dragons Killed >
1.32
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.41
17,264
< Physical Damage >
339
1,154
< Magic Damage >
17,573
849
< True Damage >
1,249
19,268
< Damage Dealt >
19,161
19,962
< Damage Taken >
29,570
11,527
< Gold Earned >
11,067
2.05
< Towers >
1.35
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
3,481
< Total Healing >
13,271
12,336
< Experience >
13,013
18
< Vision Score >
49
9
< Wards Placed >
4
143
< Time Dealing CC >
700

How to Counter Fiddlesticks with Aphelios in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several strategic Aphelios against Fiddlesticks matchup statistics that may help us figure out the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Aphelios may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Fiddlesticks..

Aphelios usually has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Typically, he takes less damage than Fiddlesticks. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Aphelios and Fiddlesticks

Damage Types Compared

Aphelios
Fiddlesticks
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aphelios
Fiddlesticks

Who is Better, Aphelios or Fiddlesticks?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aphelios usually loses when facing off against Fiddlesticks, with a 42.3% win rate. Therefore, Aphelios makes a poor counter to Fiddlesticks.

While Aphelios does have a much lower winrate than Fiddlesticks, when on opposite teams, Aphelios also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex champion to learn. You should be very concerned when picking Aphelios into Fiddlesticksas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Aphelios also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Fiddlesticks. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks matchups, Fiddlesticks is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Aphelios is a trash counter for Fiddlesticks. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Aphelios against Fiddlesticks.

Additional Information for Aphelios Players

How We Calculated Our Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Fiddlesticks as Aphelios, we analyzed 596 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 Fiddlesticks as Aphelios 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Aphelios in order to counter Fiddlesticks during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aphelios on average gets much more CS as Fiddlesticks. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Aphelios versus Fiddlesticks build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Aphelios included at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when fighting Fiddlesticks than with many other common item sets. In fact, Aphelios had an average winrate of 42.3% when playing against Fiddlesticks with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Fiddlesticks as Aphelios, Aphelios players should equip the Fleet Footwork, Overheal, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ingenious Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Aphelios vs Fiddlesticks fights, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 42.3% win rate overall.

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