How to Win Cassiopeia vs Azir Counter Matchup Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions

Cassiopeia vs Azir

How to Beat Azir as Cassiopeia in LoL Azir is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Mage Marksman

How to Beat Azir as Cassiopeia

based on 460 Cassiopeia vs Azir matchups
Win Rate
56.5 %
K/D/A
2.26
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked League games each and every week. Within our database, Cassiopeia engaged Azir in 460 games. Including so many matchups for Cassiopeia vs Azir gives us confidence in our capacity to produce actionable stats and a supported build to suppress Azir. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Cassiopeia fights Azir in only 2.1% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Azir Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia has done a great job of countering Azir. On average, she wins a terrific 56.5% of matches the champs face one another in. In Cassiopeia versus Azir matches, Cassiopeia’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Azir.

Best Cassiopeia vs Azir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Cassiopeia Items

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

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapSeraph's Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Cassiopeia to level up e
>
Second ability for Cassiopeia to level up q
>
Last skill for Cassiopeia to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Cassiopeia's passive ability p
Cassiopeia q ability q
Cassiopeia w ability w
Cassiopeia e ability e
Cassiopeia's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Azir as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Azir

Lead your enemy when targeting with Noxious Blast to ensure the hit.

Use Twin Fang on poisoned stationary targets like monsters and units stunned by her Petrifying Gaze for maximum damage.

Advice to Win Against Azir

Azir has immense damage over a prolonged amount of time but lacks the upfront burst of other mages. Try to burst him out before he can turn a confrontation around.

Try to think of Sand Soldiers as fire. Don't stand in the fire.

Azir relies on his soldiers to deal damage and can only move them so often. Try to capitalize on windows of time when his soldiers are stationary.

Cassiopeia vs Azir Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
56.5 %
VS
Win Rate
43.5 %
Azir Image
6.9
< Kills >
5.5
5.8
< Deaths >
5.6
6.2
< Assists >
6.8
1.65
< Killing Sprees >
1.25
170
< Minions Killed >
179
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.42
462
< Physical Damage >
1,005
20,953
< Magic Damage >
20,940
534
< True Damage >
810
21,950
< Damage Dealt >
22,756
24,381
< Damage Taken >
20,555
11,682
< Gold Earned >
11,646
2.18
< Towers >
1.93
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
5,627
< Total Healing >
1,458
14,130
< Experience >
14,244
20
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
399
< Time Dealing CC >
185

How to Counter Azir with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some critical Cassiopeia versus Azir counter statistics that can help you explain the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Azir’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Azir..

Cassiopeia often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Azir. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Azir

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Azir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Azir

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Azir?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when playing against Azir, with a 56.5% win rate. Therefore, Cassiopeia makes a fantastic counter to Azir.

While Cassiopeia does have a much higher win rate compared to Azir, when facing one another, Cassiopeia also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Cassiopeia into Aziras her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Cassiopeia has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Azir. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Azir matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a great counter to Azir. Focus your actions on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cassiopeia against Azir.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Azir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Azir as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 460 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 Azir as Cassiopeia 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Cassiopeia to counter Azir during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Azir. Champs who on average don't get much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The best items to use in your Cassiopeia versus Azir build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Cassiopeia included at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better versus Azir than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Cassiopeia had an average winrate of 56.5% when playing against Azir with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Azir as Cassiopeia, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for Cassiopeia vs Azir battles, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 56.5% win rate overall.

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