How to Win Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz Counter Matchup Aurelion Sol is in the a tier of champions

Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz

How to Beat Vel'Koz as Aurelion Sol in LoL Vel'Koz is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Vel'Koz as Aurelion Sol

based on 189 Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz matchups
Win Rate
45.5 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked LoL games each week. Within our database, Aurelion Sol faced off against Vel'Koz in 189 rounds. Having so many matchups for Aurelion Sol versus Vel'Koz gives us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful data and a recommended build to crush your opposition. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Aurelion Sol has to counter Vel'Koz in only 2.3% of his matches.

Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Aurelion Sol has done a pathetic job of countering Vel'Koz. Normally, he wins a lowly 45.5% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Aurelion Sol against Vel'Koz rounds, Aurelion Sol’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Vel'Koz.

Best Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz 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 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
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W
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R
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W
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Guide to Countering Vel'Koz as Aurelion Sol

Tips for Playing as Aurelion Sol against Vel'Koz

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 Vel'Koz

Vel'Koz is very dangerous if left alone in a fight. Try to focus him down early.

Vel'Koz has fairly low mobility and is vulnerable to ganks.

Life Form Disintegration Ray can be interrupted by stuns, silences and knockups.

Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz Counter Stats

Aurelion Sol Image
Win Rate
45.5 %
VS
Win Rate
54.5 %
Vel'Koz Image
4.8
< Kills >
5.4
6
< Deaths >
5.4
8.1
< Assists >
8.9
1.1
< Killing Sprees >
1.23
144
< Minions Killed >
93
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.51
1,166
< Physical Damage >
574
15,467
< Magic Damage >
17,771
917
< True Damage >
4,709
17,550
< Damage Dealt >
23,056
23,502
< Damage Taken >
15,484
10,130
< Gold Earned >
10,093
1.53
< Towers >
1.81
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,501
< Total Healing >
1,234
12,793
< Experience >
11,872
17
< Vision Score >
37
8
< Wards Placed >
17
263
< Time Dealing CC >
188

How to Counter Vel'Koz with Aurelion Sol in LoL

The stats provided here underscore several vital Aurelion Sol against Vel'Koz matchup statistics that can help you appreciate the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. For instance, Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Vel'Koz’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Vel'Koz..

Aurelion Sol often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Vel'Koz. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Aurelion Sol and Vel'Koz

Damage Types Compared

Aurelion Sol
Vel'Koz
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aurelion Sol
Vel'Koz

Who is Better, Aurelion Sol or Vel'Koz?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually loses when facing off against Vel'Koz, with a 45.5% win rate. Thus, Aurelion Sol makes a poor counter to Vel'Koz.

While Aurelion Sol does have a much lower winrate than Vel'Koz, when on opposite teams, Aurelion Sol also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champion to learn. You should be very concerned when picking Aurelion Sol into Vel'Kozas 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 Vel'Koz. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz matchups, Vel'Koz is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Aurelion Sol is a garbage counter to Vel'Koz. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Aurelion Sol against Vel'Koz.

Additional Information for Aurelion Sol Players

How We Calculated Our Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vel'Koz as Aurelion Sol, we analyzed 189 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 Vel'Koz 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 to counter Vel'Koz during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aurelion Sol typically racks up more CS relative to Vel'Koz. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Aurelion Sol versus Vel'Koz build consist of Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Aurelion Sol used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better countering Vel'Koz than with many other common builds. In fact, Aurelion Sol had an average winrate of 45.5% when countering Vel'Koz with this build.

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Vel'Koz 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. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Aurelion Sol vs Vel'Koz LoL games, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 45.5% winrate overall.

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