How to Win Ashe vs Skarner Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Skarner

How to Beat Skarner as Ashe in LoL Skarner is in the a tier of champions
Marksman Support
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How to Beat Skarner as Ashe

based on 842 Ashe vs Skarner matchups
Win Rate
48.7 %
K/D/A
2.53
Pick Rate
0.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds every week. Within our dataset, Ashe fought Skarner 842 times. Having so many games with Ashe versus Skarner gives us a lot of faith in our capability to produce enlightening statistics and a solid build to crush Skarner. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Ashe has to counter Skarner in only 0.5% of her matches.

Ashe vs Skarner Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ashe has done a poor job of countering Skarner. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.7% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Ashe versus Skarner matches, Ashe’s side is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Skarner.

Best Ashe vs Skarner Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpectral Sickle

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Imperial MandateBlack Mist ScytheChempunk Chainsword

Optional Items

Runaan's HurricanePhantom DancerWit's EndBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ashe to level up w
>
Second ability for Ashe to level up q
>
Last skill for Ashe to max out e

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
16
R

Guide to Countering Skarner as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Skarner

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Skarner

Skarner is especially dangerous when inside Crystal Spire zones his team controls. Try to capture them ahead of time if a fight may break out around them.

Skarner can't harm you very much outside of short range, so stay away from him!

Skarner's Move Speed is increased as long as his shield, Crystalline Exoskeleton, persists. Attack him to lower his speed.

Ashe vs Skarner Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
48.7 %
VS
Win Rate
51.3 %
Skarner Image
4.5
< Kills >
4.3
5.9
< Deaths >
5
10.4
< Assists >
9.6
1
< Killing Sprees >
1.02
106
< Minions Killed >
40
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
1.39
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.41
13,524
< Physical Damage >
6,713
2,874
< Magic Damage >
4,349
966
< True Damage >
1,199
17,365
< Damage Dealt >
12,262
17,245
< Damage Taken >
26,691
10,068
< Gold Earned >
10,507
1.97
< Towers >
1.46
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
1,683
< Total Healing >
6,214
11,417
< Experience >
12,860
35
< Vision Score >
21
14
< Wards Placed >
6
574
< Time Dealing CC >
671

How to Counter Skarner with Ashe in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some influential Ashe against Skarner counter stats that can help us grasp the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Skarner’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Skarner..

Ashe usually has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. Typically, she takes less damage than Skarner. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ashe and Skarner

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Skarner
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Skarner

Who is Better, Ashe or Skarner?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Ashe usually loses when facing off against Skarner, with a 48.7% win rate. Thus, Ashe makes a poor counter for Skarner.

While Ashe does have a lower winrate compared to Skarner, when on opposite teams, Ashe also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Ashe into Skarner.

Additionally, Ashe also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Skarner. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Skarner matchups, Skarner is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Ashe is a somewhat poor counter for Skarner. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ashe against Skarner.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Skarner Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Skarner as Ashe, we analyzed 842 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 Ashe 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Ashe to counter Skarner during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe on average gets more CS relative to Skarner. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Ashe versus Skarner build consist of Imperial Mandate, Black Mist Scythe, and Chempunk Chainsword. When Ashe included at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when facing Skarner than with many other common builds. In fact, Ashe boasted an average winrate of 48.7% battling Skarner with this build.

To have the highest chance of crushing Skarner as Ashe, you should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Ashe vs Skarner battles, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.7% win rate overall.

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