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

Cassiopeia vs Varus

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

How to Beat Varus as Cassiopeia

based on 468 Cassiopeia vs Varus matchups
Win Rate
49.4 %
K/D/A
2.06
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL matches each and every week. Within our dataset, Cassiopeia battled Varus 468 times. Including so many matchups for Cassiopeia vs Varus gives us faith in our ability to provide informative data and a supported build to annihilate your enemy. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Cassiopeia has to counter Varus in only 1.7% of her rounds.

Cassiopeia vs Varus Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Cassiopeia does a dismal job of countering Varus. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.4% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Cassiopeia versus Varus matches, Cassiopeia’s team is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, implying that she probably won't be able to get first blood versus Varus.

Best Cassiopeia vs Varus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Cassiopeia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceRylai's Crystal Scepter

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport 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
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E
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Q
3
W
4
E
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E
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R
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E
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Q
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Varus as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Varus

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 Varus

If you are affected by Blight, Varus' abilities will deal extra damage to you.

When he gets a kill or assist, Varus temporarily gains Attack Speed and is much more dangerous.

You'll get bound in place if a tendril from Varus' ultimate, Chain of Corruption, reaches you. You can cause the tendril to die however by running far enough away from it.

Cassiopeia vs Varus Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
49.4 %
VS
Win Rate
50.6 %
Varus Image
6.8
< Kills >
8.1
6.4
< Deaths >
6.2
6.4
< Assists >
7.1
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.85
170
< Minions Killed >
168
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.29
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.57
605
< Physical Damage >
13,637
22,033
< Magic Damage >
8,788
578
< True Damage >
1,073
23,217
< Damage Dealt >
23,499
25,353
< Damage Taken >
19,911
11,806
< Gold Earned >
12,554
1.81
< Towers >
2.36
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
5,359
< Total Healing >
2,574
14,461
< Experience >
13,284
20
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
420
< Time Dealing CC >
259

How to Counter Varus with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some influential Cassiopeia vs. Varus counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between this set of champs. As an example, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Varus’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Varus..

Cassiopeia typically has a similar longest kill spree as her opponent does. Typically, she receives more damage than Varus. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Varus

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Varus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Varus

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Varus?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cassiopeia usually fairs equally well when taking on Varus, with a 49.4% win rate. As a result, Cassiopeia makes an ok counter to Varus.

While Cassiopeia does have a lower win rate compared to Varus, when on opposite teams, Cassiopeia also has a much greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Cassiopeia into Varusas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Varus matchups, Varus 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 teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a somewhat poor counter for Varus. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Cassiopeia against Varus.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Varus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Varus as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 468 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 Varus 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 Varus during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia usually gets a similar amount of CS relative to Varus. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't require 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 a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Cassiopeia versus Varus build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Cassiopeia used at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better versus Varus than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average win rate of 49.4% when countering Varus with these items in her kit.

To have the best likelihood of defeating Varus as Cassiopeia, Cassiopeia players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Cassiopeia vs Varus matchups, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 49.4% win rate overall.

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