Aphelios vs Taric Counter Build

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

How to Beat Taric as Aphelios

1,644 Aphelios vs Taric Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches every week. In our dataset, Aphelios fought Taric 1644 times. Including so many matchups for Aphelios versus Taric gives us confidence in our ability to provide actionable data and a recommended build to shatter Taric This champ pairing is fairly rare. Aphelios fights Taric in only 0.8% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a below average job of beating Taric. On average, he wins a lowly 48.4% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Aphelios versus Taric games, Aphelios’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood against Taric.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Taric

The most crucial items to focus on in your Aphelios versus Taric build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Infinity Edge, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Aphelios combined at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better against Taric than with many other typical builds. In fact, Aphelios had an average winrate of 65.4% when playing against Taric with this build.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Taric

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 likelihood of vanquishing Taric as Aphelios, Aphelios players should equip the Conqueror, Overheal, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Aphelios vs Taric clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 46.4% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Taric runes to fight back against Aphelios to help you infer how he will probably be built against you.


5.9 | Aphelios Taric | 1.8


5.8 | Aphelios Taric | 5.4


6.8 | Aphelios Taric | 13.7

Aphelios vs Taric Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here clarify several influential Aphelios against Taric matchup statistics that can help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is not as good as Taric’s KDA ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Aphelios may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Taric. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Aphelios normally has a much larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Taric. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Aphelios vs Taric matchups, Aphelios typically tallies many more minion kills than Taric. Champs that don't finish with very much CS typically don't require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling easily off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to beat the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.36 | Aphelios Taric | 0.33

Largest Multi-Kill

1.57 | Aphelios Taric | 0.8

Damage Dealt

18,813 | Aphelios Taric | 5,706

Damage Taken

16,659 | Aphelios Taric | 18,356

Healing Done

4,189 | Aphelios Taric | 9,600

Vision Score

17 | Aphelios Taric | 38

Gold Earned

10,978 | Aphelios Taric | 7,618

Minions Killed

159 | Aphelios Taric | 36

Dragons Killed

0.22 | Aphelios Taric | 0.16

Barons Killed

0.04 | Aphelios Taric | 0.03


2.45 | Aphelios Taric | 2.22


0.5 | Aphelios Taric | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

152 | Aphelios Taric | 127

Experience Earned

11,263 | Aphelios Taric | 9,889

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,644 Aphelios vs Taric 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 Taric 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.