Aphelios vs Gnar Counter Build

How to Win Aphelios vs Gnar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Gnar as Aphelios in LoL

How to Beat Gnar as Aphelios

2,841 Aphelios vs Gnar Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. In our data, Aphelios fought Gnar 2841 times. Having so many games with Aphelios versus Gnar provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare informative statistics and a solid build to counter your opponent This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Aphelios fights Gnar in only 1.5% of his rounds.

Aphelios does a average job of countering Gnar. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.3% of games the champs face each other in. In Aphelios against Gnar rounds, Aphelios’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood against Gnar.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Gnar

The top items to focus on in your Aphelios versus Gnar build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Aphelios included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Gnar than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Aphelios boasted an average winrate of 67.9% when countering Gnar with this build.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Gnar

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the best chance of beating Gnar as Aphelios, you should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Aphelios vs Gnar counter picks, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 53.9% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Gnar runes to counterpick against Aphelios in order to help you infer how he will likely be setup against your champ.


6.7 | Aphelios Gnar | 4.8


6.2 | Aphelios Gnar | 5.5


6.6 | Aphelios Gnar | 6.9

Aphelios vs Gnar Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here show several vital Aphelios versus Gnar counter stats that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is similar to Gnar’s ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Aphelios may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Gnar..

Aphelios often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he receives less damage than Gnar. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Aphelios commonly earns a similar number of minion kills than Gnar. Champs that do not earn a lot of minion kills normally don't need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale easily off their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to best the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.54 | Aphelios Gnar | 1.1

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Aphelios Gnar | 1.23

Damage Dealt

19,484 | Aphelios Gnar | 18,427

Damage Taken

18,474 | Aphelios Gnar | 25,897

Healing Done

4,607 | Aphelios Gnar | 5,049

Vision Score

18 | Aphelios Gnar | 18

Gold Earned

11,508 | Aphelios Gnar | 10,566

Minions Killed

163 | Aphelios Gnar | 150

Dragons Killed

0.23 | Aphelios Gnar | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.06 | Aphelios Gnar | 0.02


2.48 | Aphelios Gnar | 2.43


0.53 | Aphelios Gnar | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

149 | Aphelios Gnar | 403

Experience Earned

11,985 | Aphelios Gnar | 13,683

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,841 Aphelios vs Gnar 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 Gnar 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.