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

Darius vs Nilah

How to Beat Nilah as Darius in LoL Nilah is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Nilah as Darius

based on 7,010 Darius vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
50 %
K/D/A
2
Pick Rate
5.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL games that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Nilah as Darius came out of an evaluation of 7010 ranked games where both champions battled one another. This champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Darius fights Nilah in only 5.4% of his rounds.

Darius vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Darius has done a average job of beating Nilah. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Darius against Nilah matches, Darius’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Nilah.

Best Darius vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Hearthbound AxeSheen

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
StridebreakerDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusSterak's GageDeath's DanceBlack Cleaver

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: AlacrityLast Stand
Sorcery Nimbus CloakCelerity
Adaptive 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
E
3
Q
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Nilah

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.

Darius vs Nilah Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
50 %
VS
Win Rate
50 %
Nilah Image
6.9
< Kills >
6.4
5.8
< Deaths >
6.6
4.7
< Assists >
7.4
1.57
< Killing Sprees >
1.47
160
< Minions Killed >
161
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.54
15,690
< Physical Damage >
16,411
138
< Magic Damage >
234
3,826
< True Damage >
726
19,654
< Damage Dealt >
17,371
28,150
< Damage Taken >
24,139
11,746
< Gold Earned >
11,817
2.33
< Towers >
2.49
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
5,740
< Total Healing >
4,922
14,101
< Experience >
13,027
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
163
< Time Dealing CC >
86

How to Counter Nilah with Darius in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several important Darius vs. Nilah counter statistics that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nilah’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nilah..

Darius usually has a similar longest killing spree as his matchup does. Typically, he receives more damage than Nilah. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Darius and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Nilah

Who is Better, Darius or Nilah?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Darius usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Nilah, with a 50.0% win rate. Thus, Darius makes an ok counter to Nilah.

While Darius does have a higher winrate compared to Nilah, when they face off with one another, Darius also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Darius into Nilah.

Additionally, Darius also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nilah. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Darius vs Nilah matchups, Nilah is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Darius is a decent counter for Nilah. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Darius against Nilah.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Darius, we analyzed 7,010 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 Nilah 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Darius to counter Nilah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Darius on average racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Nilah. Champs who on average don't take much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, 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 situation, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Darius versus Nilah build include Stridebreaker, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Darius incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Nilah than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Darius boasted an average win rate of 50.0% battling Nilah with this counter build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Nilah as Darius, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Nimbus Cloak, and Celerity runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Darius vs Nilah matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 50.0% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Nilah as Darius are given for all skill levels combined. To scope the statistics and builds to a specific division, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.