Consider when to cast Lunar Rush without Moonlight and when to wait for another Crescent Strike.
Landing Crescent Strike is critically important, but don't be afraid to miss. The cooldown is short and the mana cost is low.
Use Moonfall and Lunar Rush to stay on targets and activate Moonsilver Blade for extra damage.
Lulu excels when opponents heavily commit. Don't give her this chance! Use heavy harass tactics instead to force Lulu and her partner out of lane.
The shots from Lulu's faerie can be intercepted - hide behind your minions to avoid the additional Faerie attacks.
The stats provided here clarify some vital Diana vs. Lulu counter stats that may help you interpret the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lulu’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Lulu. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.
Diana normally has a much larger longest kill spree than her foe does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Lulu. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Diana usually wins when facing off against Lulu, with a 52.2% win rate. Therefore, Diana makes a good counter to Lulu.
While Diana does have a higher winrate than Lulu, when on opposite teams, Diana also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Diana into Lulu.
Furthermore, Diana has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Lulu. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Diana vs Lulu matchups, Diana is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.
Diana is an above average counter to Lulu. Focus your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Diana against Lulu.
To truly master Diana in order to counter Lulu during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Diana typically gets much more CS as Lulu. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, 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, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.
The top items to have in your Diana versus Lulu build include Sunfire Aegis, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Diana combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better when fighting Lulu than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Diana had an average win rate of 52.2% when countering Lulu with these items in her kit.
To have the best chance of coming out on top against Lulu as Diana, Diana players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Diana vs Lulu counterpicks, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.2% winrate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Lulu as Diana are given for every ranked division. If you would like to scope the statistics and builds to a distinct rank, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.