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

Cassiopeia vs Darius

How to Beat Darius as Cassiopeia in LoL Darius is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Darius as Cassiopeia

based on 1,611 Cassiopeia vs Darius matchups
Win Rate
50.2 %
K/D/A
2.1
Pick Rate
5.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Darius as Cassiopeia resulted from an examination of 1611 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This champion pairing is fairly uncommon. Cassiopeia is forced to battle against Darius in only 5.7% of her rounds.

Cassiopeia vs Darius Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia does a ok job of beating Darius. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.2% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Cassiopeia versus Darius rounds, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Darius.

Best Cassiopeia vs Darius Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Cassiopeia Items

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

Optional Items

MorellonomiconSeraph's EmbraceVoid StaffDemonic 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
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
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
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
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Q
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Q
14
W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Darius as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Darius

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 Darius

Darius's ability to escape from fights is limited. If you have an advantage against him, press your lead.

When Darius's axe grab is on cooldown, he is vulnerable to harassment attacks.

Cassiopeia vs Darius Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
50.2 %
VS
Win Rate
49.8 %
Darius Image
6.6
< Kills >
6.5
6.2
< Deaths >
6
6.4
< Assists >
4.4
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
166
< Minions Killed >
163
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.47
596
< Physical Damage >
14,708
20,855
< Magic Damage >
112
787
< True Damage >
3,629
22,239
< Damage Dealt >
18,450
23,833
< Damage Taken >
28,469
11,482
< Gold Earned >
11,707
1.75
< Towers >
2.34
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
5,113
< Total Healing >
5,630
13,897
< Experience >
14,104
19
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
409
< Time Dealing CC >
158

How to Counter Darius with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize several important Cassiopeia versus Darius counter stats that may help you explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Darius’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Darius..

Cassiopeia usually has a similar longest kill spree as her foe does. Typically, she receives less damage than Darius. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Darius

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Darius
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Darius

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Darius?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cassiopeia usually fairs equally well when facing off against Darius, with a 50.2% win rate. Therefore, Cassiopeia makes an ok counter to Darius.

While Cassiopeia does have a higher winrate than Darius, when they face off with one another, Cassiopeia also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Cassiopeia into Dariusas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Cassiopeia has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Darius. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Darius matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Cassiopeia is a decent counter to Darius. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cassiopeia against Darius.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Darius Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Darius as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 1,611 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 Darius 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 truly master Cassiopeia in order to counter Darius during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Darius. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. 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, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Cassiopeia versus Darius build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Cassiopeia incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Darius than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average winrate of 50.2% when countering Darius with this build.

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Darius as Cassiopeia, Cassiopeia players should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Cassiopeia vs Darius counters, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 50.2% winrate overall.

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