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

Darius vs Qiyana

How to Beat Qiyana as Darius in LoL Qiyana is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Assassin Fighter

How to Beat Qiyana as Darius

based on 2,509 Darius vs Qiyana matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
1.9
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Qiyana as Darius came out of an evaluation of 2509 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Darius encounters Qiyana in only 1.9% of his matches.

Darius vs Qiyana Matchup Summary

Darius does a average job of countering Qiyana. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.3% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Darius vs Qiyana games, Darius’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Qiyana.

Best Darius vs Qiyana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
StridebreakerDead Man's PlateDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Sterak's GageMaw of MalmortiusThornmailForce of Nature

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
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
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
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Qiyana as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Qiyana

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 Qiyana Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Qiyana Image
6.8
< Kills >
7.5
5.8
< Deaths >
6.2
4.2
< Assists >
6.4
1.52
< Killing Sprees >
1.69
166
< Minions Killed >
127
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.33
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.4
14,942
< Physical Damage >
17,757
135
< Magic Damage >
1,671
3,752
< True Damage >
1,748
18,830
< Damage Dealt >
21,177
28,152
< Damage Taken >
22,748
11,857
< Gold Earned >
12,342
2.39
< Towers >
1.5
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
5,646
< Total Healing >
3,128
14,065
< Experience >
13,347
17
< Vision Score >
20
8
< Wards Placed >
6
159
< Time Dealing CC >
110

How to Counter Qiyana with Darius in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some vital Darius versus Qiyana counter statistics that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Qiyana’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Qiyana..

Darius typically has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Typically, he receives more damage than Qiyana. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Darius and Qiyana

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Qiyana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Qiyana

Who is Better, Darius or Qiyana?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Darius usually fairs equally well when playing against Qiyana, with a 50.3% win rate. Thus, Darius makes an ok counter to Qiyana.

While Darius does have a higher win rate compared to Qiyana, when they face off with one another, Darius also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Darius into Qiyana.

Furthermore, Darius has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Qiyana. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Darius vs Qiyana matchups, Darius is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Darius is a decent counter to Qiyana. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Darius against Qiyana.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Qiyana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Qiyana as Darius, we analyzed 2,509 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 Qiyana 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 truly master Darius to counter Qiyana during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Darius often accumulates a similar amount of CS as Qiyana. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Darius versus Qiyana build include Stridebreaker, Dead Man's Plate, and Death's Dance. When Darius included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better countering Qiyana than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Darius had an average winrate of 50.3% battling Qiyana with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Qiyana as Darius, Darius players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Darius vs Qiyana LoL games, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 50.3% win rate overall.

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