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.
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.
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.
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.