Darius vs Jarvan IV Counter Build

How to Win Darius vs Jarvan IV Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Jarvan IV as Darius in LoL

How to Beat Jarvan IV as Darius

5,048 Darius vs Jarvan IV Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches every week. Within our data, Darius fought Jarvan IV in 5048 matches. Having so many games with Darius versus Jarvan IV provides us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare useful statistics and a supported build to destroy Jarvan IV This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Darius has to counter Jarvan IV in only 2.4% of his games.

Unfortunately, Darius has done a dismal job of beating Jarvan IV. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.3% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Darius versus Jarvan IV games, Darius’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Jarvan IV.

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Best Darius Items to Counter Jarvan IV

The most crucial items to use in your Darius versus Jarvan IV build include Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, and Gargoyle Stoneplate. When Darius incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs. Jarvan IV than with many other common builds. In fact, Darius had an average winrate of 66.7% when countering Jarvan IV with this build.

Best Darius Runes to Counter Jarvan IV

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Jarvan IV as Darius, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for Darius vs Jarvan IV battles, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 55.0% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Jarvan IV runes to duel Darius to help you recognize how he will likely be kitted out versus you.


6.4 | Darius Jarvan IV | 5.9


6.3 | Darius Jarvan IV | 5.8


4.9 | Darius Jarvan IV | 12.5

Darius vs Jarvan IV Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here underscore several important Darius vs. Jarvan IV matchup stats that may help us interpret the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is worse than Jarvan IV’s ratio of 3.2, highlighting that Darius may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Jarvan IV..

Darius typically has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Jarvan IV. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Darius typically totals many more minion kills than Jarvan IV. Champs that do not acquire a lot of minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with tons of CS, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.45 | Darius Jarvan IV | 1.38

Largest Multi-Kill

1.58 | Darius Jarvan IV | 1.36

Damage Dealt

17,041 | Darius Jarvan IV | 14,391

Damage Taken

27,610 | Darius Jarvan IV | 28,880

Healing Done

6,291 | Darius Jarvan IV | 9,232

Vision Score

17 | Darius Jarvan IV | 23

Gold Earned

11,292 | Darius Jarvan IV | 11,007

Minions Killed

155 | Darius Jarvan IV | 40

Dragons Killed

0.14 | Darius Jarvan IV | 1.34

Barons Killed

0.03 | Darius Jarvan IV | 0.28


2.21 | Darius Jarvan IV | 2.18


0.44 | Darius Jarvan IV | 0.55

CC Duration (sec)

162 | Darius Jarvan IV | 376

Experience Earned

13,519 | Darius Jarvan IV | 12,574

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,048 Darius vs Jarvan IV 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 Jarvan IV 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.