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

Elise vs Rammus

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

How to Beat Rammus as Elise

based on 379 Elise vs Rammus matchups
Win Rate
48 %
K/D/A
2.6
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Rammus as Elise came out of an analysis of 379 ranked games where both champs faced each other. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Elise fights Rammus in only 1.5% of her matches.

Elise vs Rammus Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Elise has done a below average job of beating Rammus. Typically, she wins a lowly 48.0% of games the champions fight each other in. In Elise vs Rammus games, Elise’s side is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Rammus.

Best Elise vs Rammus 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 StaffLich Bane

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
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Rammus as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Rammus

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 Rammus

Rammus often stacks high Armor, leaving him especially vulnerable to caster damage while not in Defensive Ball Curl.

Pay particular attention to when his Defensive Ball Curl is off. Rammus has much lower stats than a normal tank when he's out of the stance.

Elise vs Rammus Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
48 %
VS
Win Rate
52 %
Rammus Image
7.6
< Kills >
4.6
6
< Deaths >
5.8
8
< Assists >
11.5
1.67
< Killing Sprees >
1.04
36
< Minions Killed >
32
1.35
< Dragons Killed >
1.16
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.38
1,385
< Physical Damage >
2,362
16,799
< Magic Damage >
12,000
1,419
< True Damage >
1,029
19,604
< Damage Dealt >
15,392
27,377
< Damage Taken >
29,841
11,434
< Gold Earned >
10,629
1.74
< Towers >
1.13
0.34
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
8,386
< Total Healing >
7,959
12,713
< Experience >
12,894
22
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
5
160
< Time Dealing CC >
613

How to Counter Rammus with Elise in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here show some important Elise vs. Rammus matchup stats that can help us understand the differences between the two. For instance, Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Rammus’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Rammus. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Elise usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her foe does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Rammus. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Elise and Rammus

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Rammus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Rammus

Who is Better, Elise or Rammus?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Elise usually loses when taking on Rammus, with a 48.0% win rate. As a result, Elise makes a poor counter to Rammus.

While Elise does have a lower winrate than Rammus, when they face off with one another, Elise also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more difficult champion to develop with. You should be very concerned when picking Elise into Rammusas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Elise has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rammus. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Elise vs Rammus matchups, Rammus is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Elise is a bad counter for Rammus. Focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Elise against Rammus.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Rammus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rammus as Elise, we analyzed 379 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 Rammus 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

To truly master Elise to counter Rammus during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise most often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Rammus. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Elise versus Rammus build include Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Elise included at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better against Rammus than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Elise boasted an average win rate of 48.0% when playing against Rammus with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Rammus as Elise, Elise players should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Nimbus Cloak, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Elise vs Rammus counterpicks, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.0% winrate overall.

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