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

Draven vs Taric

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

based on 2,123 Draven vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
47.7 %
K/D/A
2.14
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Taric as Draven resulted from an evaluation of 2123 ranked rounds where both champs opposed one another. This champion pairing is fairly rare. Draven is forced to battle against Taric in only 2.2% of his games.

Draven vs Taric Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Draven has done a poor job of beating Taric. On average, he wins a lowly 47.7% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Draven versus Taric games, Draven’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Taric.

Best Draven vs Taric Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

BloodthirsterThe CollectorLord 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 Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
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
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
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Taric as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Taric

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 Taric

Taric's ultimate, Cosmic Radiance, has a long delay before its effect. Try to quickly assess whether to disengage the fight or attempt to kill his allies before it goes off.

Taric reduces his spell cooldowns by basic attacking enemies with Bravado. Try to kite him in teamfights and punish him for approaching the minion wave in lane.

Draven vs Taric Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
47.7 %
VS
Win Rate
52.3 %
Taric Image
7.6
< Kills >
2
6.4
< Deaths >
5.7
6.1
< Assists >
14.1
1.68
< Killing Sprees >
0.36
162
< Minions Killed >
37
0.24
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.56
21,119
< Physical Damage >
1,847
208
< Magic Damage >
4,217
707
< True Damage >
585
22,034
< Damage Dealt >
6,649
20,382
< Damage Taken >
20,637
13,030
< Gold Earned >
7,777
2.39
< Towers >
2.25
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,987
< Total Healing >
10,296
11,481
< Experience >
10,114
15
< Vision Score >
37
7
< Wards Placed >
17
86
< Time Dealing CC >
214

How to Counter Taric with Draven in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some valuable Draven versus Taric matchup stats that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Taric’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Taric. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Draven typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Taric. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Taric

Who is Better, Draven or Taric?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Draven usually loses when playing against Taric, with a 47.7% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a poor counter to Taric.

While Draven does have a lower win rate than Taric, when they face off with one another, Draven also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging character to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Draven into Taricas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

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

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Taric matchups, Taric is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Draven is a terribly counter to Taric. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Taric.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Taric Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taric as Draven, we analyzed 2,123 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 Taric 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 Taric 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 tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven most often accumulates much more CS relative to Taric. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Draven versus Taric build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Draven included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Taric than with many other common item sets. In fact, Draven boasted an average winrate of 47.7% battling Taric with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Taric as Draven, Draven players should take the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Draven vs Taric counters, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.7% winrate overall.

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