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

Aurelion Sol vs Maokai

How to Beat Maokai as Aurelion Sol in LoL Maokai is in the s tier of champions
Mage
Tank Mage

How to Beat Maokai as Aurelion Sol

based on 73 Aurelion Sol vs Maokai matchups
Win Rate
52.1 %
K/D/A
2.29
Pick Rate
0.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends games each and every week. In our data, Aurelion Sol engaged Maokai 73 times. Using so many games with Aurelion Sol vs Maokai provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare actionable data and a recommended build to counter Maokai. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Aurelion Sol encounters Maokai in only 0.9% of his matches.

Aurelion Sol vs Maokai Matchup Summary

Aurelion Sol does a good job of beating Maokai. Normally, he wins a terrific 52.1% of the time the champions face each other in. In Aurelion Sol against Maokai matches, Aurelion Sol’s team is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Maokai.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Maokai Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

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
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
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
W
4
E
5
W
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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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R

Guide to Countering Maokai as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Maokai

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 Maokai

The cooldown on Maokai's self healing is heavily gated on how many time you hit him with spells. Careful about wasting abilities on him.

Maokai will avoid taking damage while he's using Twisted Advance, so don't waste your spells.

Saplings will chase the first enemy that gets too close, but detonate after a few seconds or if they collide with other enemies. Be especially careful around brush sapling, as they are much more dangerous.

Aurelion Sol vs Maokai Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
52.1 %
VS
Win Rate
47.9 %
Maokai Image
5.4
< Kills >
2.7
6.5
< Deaths >
6.9
9.5
< Assists >
10.6
1.23
< Killing Sprees >
0.55
143
< Minions Killed >
49
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.3
1,340
< Physical Damage >
1,339
17,515
< Magic Damage >
14,660
1,203
< True Damage >
805
20,058
< Damage Dealt >
16,805
25,354
< Damage Taken >
25,651
10,501
< Gold Earned >
8,415
1.49
< Towers >
1.05
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0
2,788
< Total Healing >
6,346
13,102
< Experience >
10,928
18
< Vision Score >
36
9
< Wards Placed >
16
288
< Time Dealing CC >
375

How to Counter Maokai with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show several important Aurelion Sol vs. Maokai counter statistics that may help us appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Maokai’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Maokai..

Aurelion Sol often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Maokai. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Aurelion Sol and Maokai

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Maokai
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Maokai

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Maokai?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually wins when facing off against Maokai, with a 52.1% win rate. Therefore, Aurelion Sol makes a good counter to Maokai.

While Aurelion Sol does have a higher winrate compared to Maokai, when on opposite teams, Aurelion Sol also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex character to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Aurelion Sol into Maokaias his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Aurelion Sol has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Maokai. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Maokai matchups, Aurelion Sol is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Aurelion Sol is a good counter for Maokai. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Aurelion Sol against Maokai.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Maokai Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Maokai as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 73 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 Maokai 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 Maokai during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol usually racks up more CS relative to Maokai. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The best items to have in your Aurelion Sol versus Maokai build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Aurelion Sol bought at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better countering Maokai than with many other common item sets. In fact, Aurelion Sol boasted an average win rate of 52.1% battling Maokai with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Maokai as Aurelion Sol, you should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Aurelion Sol vs Maokai counterpicks, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Maokai as Aurelion Sol are given for all skill levels combined. If you would like to narrow the statistics and builds to a specific player tier, you may use the selection menu at the top of this page.