How to Win Darius vs Galio Counter Matchup Darius is in the a tier of champions

Darius vs Galio

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

How to Beat Galio as Darius

based on 1,709 Darius vs Galio matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
1.95
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League rounds each week. Within our dataset, Darius fought Galio 1709 times. Having so many matchups for Darius vs Galio gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare useful stats and a recommended build to smash Galio. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Darius fights Galio in only 1.3% of his games.

Darius vs Galio Matchup Summary

Darius has done a average job of beating Galio. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.8% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Darius versus Galio rounds, Darius’s side is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Galio.

Best Darius vs Galio Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceSterak's GageDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Dead Man's PlateForce of NatureThornmailMaw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerhaste summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve Second WindUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Darius's passive ability p
Darius q ability q
Darius w ability w
Darius e ability e
Darius's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
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Q
10
E
11
R
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E
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E
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Galio as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Galio

Darius benefits greatly from enhanced survivability. The longer you can prolong a fight, the more powerful he becomes.

Noxian Guillotine does more damage the more attacks you can land prior to it. Use Noxian Might to deal maximum damage.

Decimate is a powerful harassment ability. Strike an enemy from maximum range for the greatest effect.

Advice to Win Against Galio

Galio moves slower when he is charging Shield of Durand.

Hero's Entrance can be interrupted before Galio jumps into the air.

Galio cannot traverse walls with Justice Punch.

Darius vs Galio Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Galio Image
6.9
< Kills >
4.3
5.9
< Deaths >
5.7
4.6
< Assists >
10.5
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
0.96
162
< Minions Killed >
123
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.43
15,639
< Physical Damage >
421
121
< Magic Damage >
15,386
3,931
< True Damage >
860
19,691
< Damage Dealt >
16,668
28,412
< Damage Taken >
23,471
11,836
< Gold Earned >
9,786
2.38
< Towers >
1.64
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
5,846
< Total Healing >
1,863
14,019
< Experience >
12,555
17
< Vision Score >
23
8
< Wards Placed >
11
163
< Time Dealing CC >
110

How to Counter Galio with Darius in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Darius versus Galio counter statistics that may help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Galio’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Galio..

Darius normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his foe does. On average, he receives more damage than Galio. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Darius and Galio

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Galio
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Galio

Who is Better, Darius or Galio?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Darius usually fairs equally well when playing against Galio, with a 49.8% win rate. Thus, Darius makes an ok counter to Galio.

While Darius does have a lower winrate compared to Galio, when on opposite teams, Darius also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Darius into Galio.

Additionally, Darius also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Galio. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Darius vs Galio matchups, Galio is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Darius is a somewhat poor counter for Galio. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Darius against Galio.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Galio Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Galio as Darius, we analyzed 1,709 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 Galio as Darius 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 Darius in order to counter Galio during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Darius usually racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Galio. Champs who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Darius versus Galio build include Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. When Darius used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better against Galio than with most other typical builds. In fact, Darius had an average winrate of 49.8% battling Galio with this build.

To have the best likelihood of beating Galio as Darius, Darius players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Darius vs Galio counters, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.8% winrate overall.

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