Aphelios vs Skarner Counter Build

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

How to Beat Skarner as Aphelios

978 Aphelios vs Skarner Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Skarner as Aphelios came out of an analysis of 978 ranked games where both champs opposed one another. This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Aphelios has to counter Skarner in only 0.5% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a dismal job of countering Skarner. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.8% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Aphelios vs Skarner rounds, Aphelios’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood against Skarner.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Skarner

The most crucial items to have in your Aphelios versus Skarner build include Immortal Shieldbow, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Aphelios incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs Skarner than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Aphelios had an average winrate of 59.6% when countering Skarner with this build.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Skarner

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 likelihood of crushing Skarner as Aphelios, Aphelios players should take 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 runes players chose for Aphelios vs Skarner clashes, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 48.5% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Skarner runes to fend off Aphelios in order to help you infer how he will probably be built to try to beat your champ.


6.3 | Aphelios Skarner | 4.2


5.9 | Aphelios Skarner | 4.9


6.7 | Aphelios Skarner | 9.9

Aphelios vs Skarner Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature several vital Aphelios against Skarner counter statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champs. Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is less than Skarner’s KDA ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Aphelios may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Skarner..

Aphelios typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Skarner. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Aphelios commonly takes many more minion kills than Skarner. Champs that don't finish with very much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with plenty of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.48 | Aphelios Skarner | 0.96

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Aphelios Skarner | 1.15

Damage Dealt

18,796 | Aphelios Skarner | 10,629

Damage Taken

17,509 | Aphelios Skarner | 23,534

Healing Done

4,325 | Aphelios Skarner | 6,362

Vision Score

17 | Aphelios Skarner | 21

Gold Earned

11,315 | Aphelios Skarner | 9,977

Minions Killed

163 | Aphelios Skarner | 36

Dragons Killed

0.22 | Aphelios Skarner | 1.37

Barons Killed

0.05 | Aphelios Skarner | 0.3


2.53 | Aphelios Skarner | 1.56


0.53 | Aphelios Skarner | 0.43

CC Duration (sec)

150 | Aphelios Skarner | 632

Experience Earned

11,681 | Aphelios Skarner | 12,238

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 978 Aphelios vs Skarner 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 Skarner 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.