How to Win Elise vs Poppy Counter Matchup Elise is in the s tier of champions

Elise vs Poppy

How to Beat Poppy as Elise in LoL Poppy is in the b tier of champions
Mage Fighter
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Poppy as Elise

based on 468 Elise vs Poppy matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our dataset, Elise faced off against Poppy in 468 rounds. With so many games with Elise vs Poppy provides us faith in our capacity to provide actionable statistics and a pro build to wreck your opposition. This counter matchup is fairly rare. Elise fights Poppy in only 1.9% of her games.

Elise vs Poppy Matchup Summary

Elise does a average job of countering Poppy. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.8% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Elise versus Poppy rounds, Elise’s team is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood against Poppy.

Best Elise vs Poppy Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Elise Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Void StaffNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery Nimbus CloakWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Elise's passive ability p
Elise q ability q
Elise w ability w
Elise e ability e
Elise's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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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 Poppy as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Poppy

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.

Advice to Win Against Poppy

You can step on Poppy's shield to deny it from her.

Poppy can stop nearby enemies from dashing with Steadfast Presence.

When Poppy starts to spin her hammer, she is charging Keeper's Verdict.

Elise vs Poppy Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Poppy Image
7.8
< Kills >
5.1
5.9
< Deaths >
5.8
7.6
< Assists >
8.1
1.69
< Killing Sprees >
1.19
34
< Minions Killed >
63
1.29
< Dragons Killed >
0.91
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.46
1,403
< Physical Damage >
12,059
16,531
< Magic Damage >
2,434
1,256
< True Damage >
1,014
19,191
< Damage Dealt >
15,509
25,963
< Damage Taken >
26,909
11,207
< Gold Earned >
10,304
1.88
< Towers >
1.59
0.31
< Baron Takedowns >
0.2
8,044
< Total Healing >
6,292
12,218
< Experience >
12,601
24
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
7
153
< Time Dealing CC >
627

How to Counter Poppy with Elise in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some strategic Elise versus Poppy counter statistics that can help us figure out the differences between this set of champions. Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Poppy’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Poppy..

Elise typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her counter does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Poppy. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Elise and Poppy

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Poppy
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Poppy

Who is Better, Elise or Poppy?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Elise usually fairs equally well when taking on Poppy, with a 49.8% win rate. Therefore, Elise makes an ok counter for Poppy.

While Elise does have a lower win rate compared to Poppy, when facing one another, Elise also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Elise into Poppyas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Elise also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Poppy. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Elise vs Poppy matchups, Poppy is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Elise is a somewhat poor counter for Poppy. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Elise against Poppy.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Poppy Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Poppy as Elise, we analyzed 468 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 Poppy as Elise 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 Elise in order to counter Poppy during both the early game 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 pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise usually accumulates less CS as Poppy. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Elise versus Poppy build consist of Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Elise incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better vs Poppy than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Elise boasted an average winrate of 49.8% when countering Poppy with this build.

To have the best chance of defeating Poppy as Elise, you 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 combinations players used for Elise vs Poppy fights, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.8% win rate overall.

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