Elise's Spider Form and Spider Form abilities do not cost mana and can be prioritized when you are trying to conserve mana.
When in Spider Form, Spiderlings will attack the target that Elise uses Venomous Bite on.
Spider Form is most effective at finishing off enemies with low health; Human Form's Neurotoxin does more damage to healthy foes.
Ashe has very few defensive options, and she's a good target to gank.
Be wary of moving around the map alone if Ashe has not recently cast her Enchanted Crystal Arrow.
The stat comparisons provided here show some critical Elise versus Ashe matchup stats that may help us grasp the differences between the two. Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Ashe’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Ashe..
Elise typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her foe does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Ashe. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Elise usually loses when taking on Ashe, with a 46.6% win rate. As a result, Elise makes a poor counter for Ashe.
While Elise does have a lower win rate than Ashe, when they face off with one another, Elise also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more complex champion to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Elise into Asheas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Additionally, Elise has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ashe. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Elise vs Ashe matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.
Elise is a terribly counter to Ashe. Focus your play on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Elise against Ashe.
To truly master Elise in order to counter Ashe during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Elise often racks up less CS relative to Ashe. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.
The best items to focus on in your Elise versus Ashe build include Night Harvester, Void Staff, and Shadowflame. When Elise incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better vs. Ashe than with many other common item sets. In fact, Elise boasted an average winrate of 46.6% when countering Ashe with these items in her kit.
To have the highest likelihood of defeating Ashe as Elise, Elise players should use the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Nimbus Cloak, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Elise vs Ashe face-offs, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 46.6% win rate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Ashe as Elise are presented for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you should use the selection menu located at the top of this page.