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

Aurelion Sol vs Karthus

How to Beat Karthus as Aurelion Sol in LoL Karthus is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Karthus as Aurelion Sol

based on 131 Aurelion Sol vs Karthus matchups
Win Rate
48.1 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our dataset, Aurelion Sol did battle with Karthus 131 times. With so many matchups for Aurelion Sol vs Karthus gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to crush Karthus. This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Aurelion Sol is forced to battle against Karthus in only 1.6% of his matches.

Aurelion Sol vs Karthus Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aurelion Sol does a dismal job of countering Karthus. On average, he wins a lowly 48.1% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Aurelion Sol against Karthus rounds, Aurelion Sol’s side is 0.1% less probable to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Karthus.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Karthus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Aurelion Sol Items

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

Optional Items

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Aurelion Sol to level up w
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Second ability for Aurelion Sol to level up q
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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
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W
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E
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W
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R
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Karthus as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Karthus

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 Karthus

Karthus can cast spells for a short duration after he is killed. Move away from his corpse to be safe.

Make sure you always have enough health to survive Requiem, even if you have to go back to the base more frequently to heal.

Aurelion Sol vs Karthus Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
48.1 %
VS
Win Rate
51.9 %
Karthus Image
5.8
< Kills >
8.5
6.9
< Deaths >
8.2
9.3
< Assists >
9.4
1.25
< Killing Sprees >
1.96
149
< Minions Killed >
108
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.71
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.32
1,285
< Physical Damage >
273
17,800
< Magic Damage >
32,472
1,036
< True Damage >
1,857
20,122
< Damage Dealt >
34,603
26,343
< Damage Taken >
26,243
10,944
< Gold Earned >
13,062
1.52
< Towers >
1.18
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.2
2,747
< Total Healing >
4,407
13,760
< Experience >
14,763
19
< Vision Score >
18
9
< Wards Placed >
7
281
< Time Dealing CC >
207

How to Counter Karthus with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stats provided here show some valuable Aurelion Sol against Karthus counter stats that can help us appreciate the differences between the pair. Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Karthus’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Karthus..

Aurelion Sol normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Karthus. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Aurelion Sol and Karthus

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Karthus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Karthus

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Karthus?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually loses when taking on Karthus, with a 48.1% win rate. As a result, Aurelion Sol makes a bad counter to Karthus.

While Aurelion Sol does have a lower winrate than Karthus, when they face off with one another, Aurelion Sol also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Aurelion Sol into Karthusas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Aurelion Sol has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Karthus. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Karthus matchups, Karthus is the better champion with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Aurelion Sol is a somewhat poor counter for Karthus. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Aurelion Sol against Karthus.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Karthus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Karthus as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 131 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 Karthus 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

If you would like to truly master Aurelion Sol in order to counter Karthus 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 pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol on average gets a similar amount of CS as Karthus. Champions who on average don't take much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The best items to have in your Aurelion Sol versus Karthus build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Aurelion Sol incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs Karthus than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Aurelion Sol had an average win rate of 48.1% when countering Karthus with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Karthus as Aurelion Sol, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players used for Aurelion Sol vs Karthus counterpicks, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.1% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Karthus as Aurelion Sol are presented for all skill levels combined. If you want to scope the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.