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 stat comparisons shown on this page show some significant Darius against Volibear counter statistics that may help us explain the differences between the pair. As an example, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Volibear’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Volibear..
Darius typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Volibear. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Darius usually loses when playing against Volibear, with a 48.6% win rate. Thus, Darius makes a bad counter to Volibear.
While Darius does have a lower winrate compared to Volibear, when on opposite teams, Darius also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Darius into Volibear.
Moreover, Darius has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Volibear. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Darius vs Volibear matchups, Volibear is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.
Darius is a somewhat poor counter for Volibear. You will do well by focussing your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Darius against Volibear.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Darius in order to counter Volibear during both the lane 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 tips presented above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Darius typically picks up more CS relative to Volibear. Champs who on average don't get much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported here to do well.
The most important items to focus on in your Darius versus Volibear build consist of Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, and Force of Nature. When Darius incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better against Volibear than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Darius boasted an average win rate of 48.6% when countering Volibear with this build.
To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Volibear as Darius, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Darius vs Volibear matchups, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 48.6% win rate overall.
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