How to Win Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank Counter Matchup Aurelion Sol is in the s tier of champions

Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank

How to Beat Gangplank as Aurelion Sol in LoL Gangplank is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Fighter

How to Beat Gangplank as Aurelion Sol

based on 341 Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank matchups
Win Rate
51 %
K/D/A
2.42
Pick Rate
4.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our database, Aurelion Sol engaged Gangplank 341 times. Including so many games with Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to suppress your opposition. This particular pairing is relatively uncommon. Aurelion Sol fights Gangplank in only 4.2% of his games.

Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank Matchup Summary

Aurelion Sol does a decent job of countering Gangplank. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.0% of matches the champs clash against each other in. In Aurelion Sol against Gangplank games, Aurelion Sol’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Gangplank.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Aurelion Sol Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Shadowflame

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 CollectionRelentless 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
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
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W
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Q
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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
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R

Guide to Countering Gangplank as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Gangplank

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 Gangplank

Once Gangplank reaches level 6, watch out for his global-range ultimate, Cannon Barrage!

Parrrley deals a high amount of physical damage. Items that grant Armor can help if an enemy Gangplank is doing well.

Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
51 %
VS
Win Rate
49 %
Gangplank Image
5.9
< Kills >
6.8
6.2
< Deaths >
6.2
9.1
< Assists >
6.5
1.34
< Killing Sprees >
1.58
159
< Minions Killed >
190
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.46
1,332
< Physical Damage >
17,538
18,392
< Magic Damage >
4,223
1,158
< True Damage >
4,274
20,883
< Damage Dealt >
26,035
26,358
< Damage Taken >
25,102
11,309
< Gold Earned >
14,147
1.81
< Towers >
2.13
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
3,079
< Total Healing >
5,355
14,204
< Experience >
15,483
19
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
318
< Time Dealing CC >
282

How to Counter Gangplank with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify some critical Aurelion Sol vs. Gangplank matchup statistics that can help you distinguish the distinctions between the two. Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Gangplank’s ratio of NaN, showing that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Gangplank..

Aurelion Sol typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Gangplank. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate 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 Gangplank

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Gangplank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Gangplank

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Gangplank?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually wins when facing off against Gangplank, with a 51.0% win rate. Thus, Aurelion Sol makes a good counter for Gangplank.

While Aurelion Sol does have a higher win rate than Gangplank, when on opposite teams, Aurelion Sol also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Aurelion Sol into Gangplankas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Aurelion Sol also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Gangplank. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank matchups, Aurelion Sol is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Aurelion Sol is a decent counter to Gangplank. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Aurelion Sol against Gangplank.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gangplank as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 341 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 Gangplank 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 Gangplank during both the lane 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 should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol often gets a similar amount of CS as Gangplank. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Aurelion Sol versus Gangplank build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Aurelion Sol included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Gangplank than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Aurelion Sol had an average winrate of 51.0% battling Gangplank with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Gangplank as Aurelion Sol, Aurelion Sol players should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Aurelion Sol vs Gangplank fights, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.0% winrate overall.

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