Aphelios vs Lucian Counter Build

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

How to Beat Lucian as Aphelios

9,522 Aphelios vs Lucian Matchups Analyzed

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Lucian as Aphelios came out of an examination of 9522 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another. This pairing is somewhat uncommon. Aphelios is forced to battle against Lucian in only 4.9% of his matches.

Aphelios has done a decent job of countering Lucian. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.4% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Aphelios vs Lucian matches, Aphelios’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Lucian.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Lucian

The most important items to focus on in your Aphelios versus Lucian build include Kraken Slayer, Bloodthirster, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Aphelios bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when facing Lucian than with most other typical builds. In fact, Aphelios boasted an average winrate of 66.4% when playing against Lucian with this build.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Lucian

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Cut Down Rune Cut Down
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Lucian as Aphelios, Aphelios players should use the Conqueror, Overheal, Legend: Alacrity, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Aphelios vs Lucian clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 65.1% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Lucian runes to fight back against Aphelios to help you understand how he will likely be kitted out to try to beat your champion.


6.4 | Aphelios Lucian | 7.2


6.1 | Aphelios Lucian | 6


6.5 | Aphelios Lucian | 6.3

Aphelios vs Lucian Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature several critical Aphelios vs. Lucian counter statistics that can help us appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Lucian’s KDA ratio of 2.3, showing that Aphelios may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Lucian..

Aphelios usually has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Lucian. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Aphelios often earns a similar number of minion kills than Lucian. Champions who on average don't finish with very much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling fully off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to pass the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.48 | Aphelios Lucian | 1.67

Largest Multi-Kill

1.59 | Aphelios Lucian | 1.55

Damage Dealt

18,624 | Aphelios Lucian | 18,436

Damage Taken

17,920 | Aphelios Lucian | 18,345

Healing Done

4,433 | Aphelios Lucian | 3,189

Vision Score

18 | Aphelios Lucian | 19

Gold Earned

11,405 | Aphelios Lucian | 11,709

Minions Killed

164 | Aphelios Lucian | 168

Dragons Killed

0.21 | Aphelios Lucian | 0.18

Barons Killed

0.06 | Aphelios Lucian | 0.05


2.51 | Aphelios Lucian | 2.26


0.55 | Aphelios Lucian | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

147 | Aphelios Lucian | 35

Experience Earned

11,983 | Aphelios Lucian | 12,516

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,522 Aphelios vs Lucian 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 Lucian 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.