Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump Counter Build

How to Win Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Aphelios in LoL

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Aphelios

4,684 Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League matches that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Nunu & Willump as Aphelios came out of an examination of 4684 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Aphelios is forced to battle against Nunu & Willump in only 2.4% of his games.

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a below average job of countering Nunu & Willump. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.9% of matches the champs face each other in. In Aphelios versus Nunu & Willump games, Aphelios’s team is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Nunu & Willump.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Nunu & Willump

The ideal items to focus on in your Aphelios versus Nunu & Willump build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Lord Dominik's Regards. When Aphelios incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs Nunu & Willump than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Aphelios had an average win rate of 64.7% when playing against Nunu & Willump with these items in his kit.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Nunu & Willump

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

To have the best chance of vanquishing Nunu & Willump as Aphelios, Aphelios players should take the Conqueror, Overheal, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.0% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Nunu & Willump runes to fend off Aphelios in order to help you grasp how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champ.


6.3 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 4.7


6.4 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 5.7


6.6 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 11.8

Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several valuable Aphelios against Nunu & Willump counter stats that can help you distinguish the differences between these two champs. As an example, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is not as good as Nunu & Willump’s KDA ratio of 2.9, showing that Aphelios may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Nunu & Willump..

Aphelios normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Nunu & Willump. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Aphelios usually gets many more minion kills than Nunu & Willump. Champions who on average don't amass a lot of minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling well off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champions with scores of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to pass the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.45 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 1.07

Largest Multi-Kill

1.57 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 1.2

Damage Dealt

18,794 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 12,197

Damage Taken

17,848 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 30,389

Healing Done

4,362 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 14,902

Vision Score

17 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 19

Gold Earned

11,072 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 10,029

Minions Killed

156 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 33

Dragons Killed

0.21 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 1.56

Barons Killed

0.06 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 0.38


2.35 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 1.63


0.48 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

144 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 360

Experience Earned

11,541 | Aphelios Nunu & Willump | 11,930

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,684 Aphelios vs Nunu & Willump 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 Nunu & Willump 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.