How to Win Draven vs Alistar Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Alistar

How to Beat Alistar as Draven in LoL Alistar is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Alistar as Draven

based on 1,259 Draven vs Alistar matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.29
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League games each week. In our dataset, Draven did battle with Alistar in 1259 games. Having so many games with Draven vs Alistar provides us a lot of confidence in our ability to prepare actionable stats and a supported build to annihilate your rival. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Draven fights Alistar in only 1.3% of his matches.

Draven vs Alistar Matchup Summary

Draven has done a average job of countering Alistar. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of games the champions face one another in. In Draven versus Alistar matches, Draven’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Alistar.

Best Draven vs Alistar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Lord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Draven to level up q
>
Second ability for Draven to level up w
>
Last skill for Draven to max out e

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Alistar as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Alistar

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Alistar

When Alistar uses his ultimate, it's often better to move back and wait until the effect wears off before attacking him.

Alistar is very disruptive but very tough - try to target more fragile damage dealers.

Watch out for the Pulverize-Headbutt combo when around turrets.

Draven vs Alistar Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Alistar Image
7.8
< Kills >
1.8
6.2
< Deaths >
6
6.4
< Assists >
13.5
1.75
< Killing Sprees >
0.32
169
< Minions Killed >
33
0.27
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.49
22,125
< Physical Damage >
1,122
229
< Magic Damage >
5,646
810
< True Damage >
704
23,163
< Damage Dealt >
7,473
20,194
< Damage Taken >
22,800
13,455
< Gold Earned >
7,481
2.51
< Towers >
1.75
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,033
< Total Healing >
8,054
11,815
< Experience >
9,791
16
< Vision Score >
45
7
< Wards Placed >
21
86
< Time Dealing CC >
137

How to Counter Alistar with Draven in LoL

The stats shown on this page show some critical Draven vs. Alistar counter statistics that may help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Alistar’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Alistar. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Draven normally has a much larger longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Alistar. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Alistar

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Alistar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Alistar

Who is Better, Draven or Alistar?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Draven usually fairs equally well when playing against Alistar, with a 50.4% win rate. Therefore, Draven makes an ok counter for Alistar.

While Draven does have a higher win rate compared to Alistar, when they face off with one another, Draven also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champ to develop with. You should be careful when picking Draven into Alistaras his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Draven also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Alistar. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Draven vs Alistar matchups, Draven is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Draven is a decent counter for Alistar. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Alistar.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Alistar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Alistar as Draven, we analyzed 1,259 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 Alistar as Draven 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 Draven to counter Alistar 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 mind the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven usually racks up much more CS relative to Alistar. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Draven versus Alistar build consist of Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Alistar than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Draven boasted an average winrate of 50.4% when playing against Alistar with this build.

To have the best chance of beating Alistar as Draven, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Draven vs Alistar fights, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.4% win rate overall.

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