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.
Rek'Sai's Furious Bite gains damage as she builds Fury. Be very careful around her when her Fury is full.
When Rek'Sai is near, she can see the position of you and your allies, but only if you're moving.
If you see one of Rek'Sai's tunnels, briefly stand on one of the entrances to destroy it.
The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several valuable Diana versus Rek'Sai counter statistics that may help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Rek'Sai’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Rek'Sai..
Diana typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Rek'Sai. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Diana usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Rek'Sai, with a 49.7% win rate. Thus, Diana makes an ok counter for Rek'Sai.
While Diana does have a lower win rate compared to Rek'Sai, when facing one another, Diana also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Diana into Rek'Sai.
Additionally, Diana also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rek'Sai. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Diana vs Rek'Sai matchups, Rek'Sai is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.
Diana is a somewhat poor counter for Rek'Sai. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Diana against Rek'Sai.
To truly master Diana in order to counter Rek'Sai during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up 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.
Diana on average gets more CS relative to Rek'Sai. Champions who typically don't take much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Diana versus Rek'Sai build include Sunfire Aegis, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Diana included at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better vs. Rek'Sai than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Diana had an average winrate of 49.7% when countering Rek'Sai with these items in her kit.
To have the greatest chance of defeating Rek'Sai 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 runes we have analyed for Diana vs Rek'Sai face-offs, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 49.7% winrate overall.
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