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

Draven vs Talon

How to Beat Talon as Draven in LoL Talon is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Talon as Draven

based on 1,907 Draven vs Talon matchups
Win Rate
54.1 %
K/D/A
2.17
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Talon as Draven resulted from an evaluation of 1907 ranked matches where both champs faced each other. This counter pairing is relatively rare. Draven encounters Talon in only 2.0% of his games.

Draven vs Talon Matchup Summary

Draven does a great job of countering Talon. On average, he wins a terrific 54.1% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Draven versus Talon rounds, Draven’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood against Talon.

Best Draven vs Talon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Vampiric ScepterSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

BloodthirsterLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash 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 Eyeball CollectionTreasure 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
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
15
E
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R

Guide to Countering Talon as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Talon

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 Talon

Talon's attacks are all physical damage. Build armor early to counter his burst damage.

Talon has unrivaled roaming ability. Make sure to keep track of his position or force him to stay in lane by pushing aggressively.

Talon is heavily reliant on Shadow Assault to escape a fight. When it is down he's significantly more vulnerable.

Draven vs Talon Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
54.1 %
VS
Win Rate
45.9 %
Talon Image
8.5
< Kills >
8.1
6.6
< Deaths >
6.2
5.8
< Assists >
6.5
1.92
< Killing Sprees >
1.82
170
< Minions Killed >
106
0.3
< Dragons Killed >
0.53
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.32
22,292
< Physical Damage >
19,411
230
< Magic Damage >
73
789
< True Damage >
1,660
23,311
< Damage Dealt >
21,145
22,074
< Damage Taken >
26,367
13,789
< Gold Earned >
12,392
2.59
< Towers >
1.29
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.12
3,028
< Total Healing >
5,317
12,177
< Experience >
13,472
16
< Vision Score >
19
7
< Wards Placed >
6
84
< Time Dealing CC >
229

How to Counter Talon with Draven in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some valuable Draven vs. Talon matchup statistics that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Talon’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Talon..

Draven normally has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Typically, he takes less damage than Talon. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Talon

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Talon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Talon

Who is Better, Draven or Talon?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Draven usually wins when facing off against Talon, with a 54.1% win rate. As a result, Draven makes a great counter to Talon.

While Draven does have a much higher winrate compared to Talon, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Draven into Talonas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Draven also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Talon. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Draven vs Talon matchups, Draven is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Draven is a great counter for Talon. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Draven against Talon.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Talon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Talon as Draven, we analyzed 1,907 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 Talon 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 truly master Draven to counter Talon during both the early game 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 suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven often picks up more CS compared to Talon. Champs who on average don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions 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 case, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Draven versus Talon build consist of Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better countering Talon than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 54.1% when playing against Talon with this build.

To have the greatest probability of beating Talon as Draven, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Draven vs Talon clashes, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 54.1% winrate overall.

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