How to Win Aurelion Sol vs Alistar Counter Matchup Aurelion Sol is in the a tier of champions

Aurelion Sol vs Alistar

How to Beat Alistar as Aurelion Sol in LoL Alistar is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Tank Support

How to Beat Alistar as Aurelion Sol

based on 98 Aurelion Sol vs Alistar matchups
Win Rate
46.9 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of rated League rounds that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Alistar as Aurelion Sol came out of an examination of 98 ranked matches where both champs engaged one another. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Aurelion Sol fights Alistar in only 1.2% of his matches.

Aurelion Sol vs Alistar Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aurelion Sol has done a awful job of countering Alistar. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.9% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Aurelion Sol against Alistar rounds, Aurelion Sol’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Alistar.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Alistar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Aurelion Sol Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal Scepter

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Aurelion Sol's passive ability p
Aurelion Sol q ability q
Aurelion Sol w ability w
Aurelion Sol e ability e
Aurelion Sol's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
W
4
E
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
14
E
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E
16
R

Guide to Countering Alistar as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Alistar

You can use Comet of Legend's flight to grow Starsurge to massive proportions.

Comet of Legend allows you to move quickly around the map; use it to put pressure on other lanes.

Save Voice of Light to use as a defense against melee opponents if you need to - otherwise, use its slow to start a fight at long range.

Advice to Win Against Alistar

When Alistar uses his ultimate, it's often better to move back and wait until the effect wears off before attacking him.

Alistar is very disruptive but very tough - try to target more fragile damage dealers.

Watch out for the Pulverize-Headbutt combo when around turrets.

Aurelion Sol vs Alistar Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
46.9 %
VS
Win Rate
53.1 %
Alistar Image
5.3
< Kills >
1.8
5.8
< Deaths >
6
9.2
< Assists >
13.4
1.2
< Killing Sprees >
0.23
154
< Minions Killed >
34
0.03
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.44
1,236
< Physical Damage >
1,082
18,133
< Magic Damage >
5,795
1,109
< True Damage >
836
20,479
< Damage Dealt >
7,714
22,442
< Damage Taken >
23,583
10,511
< Gold Earned >
7,655
1.63
< Towers >
1.67
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
2,227
< Total Healing >
8,144
13,159
< Experience >
10,147
18
< Vision Score >
45
9
< Wards Placed >
21
317
< Time Dealing CC >
135

How to Counter Alistar with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stats shown here underscore several influential Aurelion Sol versus Alistar matchup stats that can help you understand the differences between the two. As an example, Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Alistar’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Alistar. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Aurelion Sol normally has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Alistar. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Aurelion Sol and Alistar

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Alistar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Alistar

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Alistar?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually loses when facing off against Alistar, with a 46.9% win rate. As a result, Aurelion Sol makes a bad counter to Alistar.

While Aurelion Sol does have a lower winrate compared to Alistar, when they face off with one another, Aurelion Sol also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champ to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Aurelion Sol into Alistaras his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Aurelion Sol also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Alistar. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Alistar matchups, Alistar is the better champ with a much lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Aurelion Sol is a bad counter for Alistar. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Aurelion Sol against Alistar.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Alistar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Alistar as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 98 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 Alistar as Aurelion Sol 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Aurelion Sol to counter Alistar during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol on average picks up much more CS relative to Alistar. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Aurelion Sol versus Alistar build consist of Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Aurelion Sol bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when facing Alistar than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Aurelion Sol boasted an average win rate of 46.9% when playing against Alistar with this build.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Alistar as Aurelion Sol, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Aurelion Sol vs Alistar clashes, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 46.9% win rate overall.

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