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

Darius vs Volibear

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

based on 6,369 Darius vs Volibear matchups
Win Rate
48.6 %
K/D/A
1.85
Pick Rate
4.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. Within our dataset, Darius faced Volibear 6369 times. With so many matchups for Darius vs Volibear gives us confidence in our ability to provide actionable statistics and a solid build to wreck Volibear. This champ pairing is fairly uncommon. Darius encounters Volibear in only 4.9% of his rounds.

Darius vs Volibear Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Darius does a below average job of beating Volibear. Normally, he wins a acceptable 48.6% of matches the champs oppose one another in. In Darius against Volibear rounds, Darius’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Volibear.

Best Darius vs Volibear Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceSterak's GageForce of Nature

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusDead Man's PlateBlack CleaverDeath's Dance

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 MagicRes
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 Volibear as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Volibear

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 Volibear Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
48.6 %
VS
Win Rate
51.4 %
Volibear Image
6.8
< Kills >
5.3
6.1
< Deaths >
5.8
4.5
< Assists >
8.1
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
1.21
160
< Minions Killed >
75
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
1.07
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.5
15,631
< Physical Damage >
8,758
151
< Magic Damage >
6,433
3,887
< True Damage >
1,410
19,670
< Damage Dealt >
16,602
28,930
< Damage Taken >
31,268
11,759
< Gold Earned >
11,074
2.27
< Towers >
2.1
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
5,978
< Total Healing >
7,876
14,021
< Experience >
13,270
17
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
6
160
< Time Dealing CC >
506

How to Counter Volibear with Darius in LoL

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.

Differences between Darius and Volibear

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Volibear
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Volibear

Who is Better, Darius or Volibear?

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.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Volibear Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Volibear as Darius, we analyzed 6,369 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 Volibear 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 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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