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

Aurelion Sol vs Shen

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

based on 233 Aurelion Sol vs Shen matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Shen as Aurelion Sol resulted from an evaluation of 233 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Aurelion Sol encounters Shen in only 2.8% of his games.

Aurelion Sol vs Shen Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aurelion Sol has done a pathetic job of countering Shen. On average, he wins a lowly 46.8% of games the champions fight each other in. In Aurelion Sol versus Shen rounds, Aurelion Sol’s team is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood, implying that he most likely won't get first blood versus Shen.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Shen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsDark Seal

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
>
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
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
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 Shen as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Shen

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 Shen

Be ready to dodge Shen's taunt and punish him if he misses.

Once Shen reaches level 6, watch out for his global-range ultimate, which can turn fights quickly.

Aurelion Sol vs Shen Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Shen Image
5
< Kills >
4.3
6.3
< Deaths >
4.9
8.8
< Assists >
10.6
1.14
< Killing Sprees >
0.98
148
< Minions Killed >
127
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.45
1,379
< Physical Damage >
6,525
17,220
< Magic Damage >
6,659
1,052
< True Damage >
1,180
19,652
< Damage Dealt >
14,365
23,494
< Damage Taken >
26,162
10,431
< Gold Earned >
9,963
1.68
< Towers >
1.69
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,302
< Total Healing >
2,719
13,072
< Experience >
13,678
17
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
295
< Time Dealing CC >
588

How to Counter Shen with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several significant Aurelion Sol against Shen counter stats that can help you explain the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Shen’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Shen..

Aurelion Sol typically has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Shen. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Aurelion Sol and Shen

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Shen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Shen

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Shen?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually loses when playing against Shen, with a 46.8% win rate. Therefore, Aurelion Sol makes a bad counter for Shen.

While Aurelion Sol does have a lower winrate compared to Shen, when they face off with one another, Aurelion Sol also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Aurelion Sol into Shenas 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 CC and other utility, a similar amount to Shen. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Shen matchups, Shen is the better champion with a much lower 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 bad counter to Shen. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Aurelion Sol against Shen.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Shen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shen as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 233 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 Shen 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Aurelion Sol in order to counter Shen during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol typically accumulates a similar amount of CS as Shen. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Aurelion Sol versus Shen build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Aurelion Sol combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Shen than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Aurelion Sol boasted an average winrate of 46.8% battling Shen with this counter build.

To have the best chance of crushing Shen as Aurelion Sol, you 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. Of all the runes players picked for Aurelion Sol vs Shen matchups, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 46.8% win rate overall.

If you need to see Aurelion Sol x Shen tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a particular player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu shown above. At first, the stats and guides given are computed using every game finished with these champs.