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Elise vs Soraka

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Mage Fighter
Support Mage

How to Beat Soraka as Elise

based on 918 Elise vs Soraka matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League rounds that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Soraka as Elise came out of an evaluation of 918 ranked matches where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Elise fights Soraka in only 3.7% of her games.

Elise vs Soraka Matchup Summary

Elise has done a ok job of beating Soraka. Typically, she wins a acceptable 50.3% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Elise vs Soraka matches, Elise’s team is 0.2% more probable to get first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood against Soraka.

Best Elise vs Soraka 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 HourglassMorellonomicon

Optional Items

Void StaffShadowflame

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 Soraka as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Soraka

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 Soraka

It's easier to focus Soraka than the ally she is healing.

Take advantage of Soraka's long cooldown on Equinox if she uses it to harass.

Focus on attacking Soraka when she ever ventures to the frontline to heal her allies.

Elise vs Soraka Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Soraka Image
7.1
< Kills >
1
5.6
< Deaths >
5.4
6.9
< Assists >
13.6
1.67
< Killing Sprees >
0.13
35
< Minions Killed >
19
1.33
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.49
1,424
< Physical Damage >
680
16,372
< Magic Damage >
5,291
1,324
< True Damage >
293
19,121
< Damage Dealt >
6,265
25,590
< Damage Taken >
14,661
10,968
< Gold Earned >
7,446
1.81
< Towers >
2.01
0.32
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
8,046
< Total Healing >
19,690
12,159
< Experience >
10,017
23
< Vision Score >
46
6
< Wards Placed >
22
153
< Time Dealing CC >
217

How to Counter Soraka with Elise in LoL

The stats provided here show some strategic Elise vs. Soraka counter stats that can help you interpret the differences between this pair of champs. Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Soraka’s ratio of NaN, showing that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Soraka. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Elise usually has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. On average, she receives more damage than Soraka. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Elise and Soraka

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Soraka
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Soraka

Who is Better, Elise or Soraka?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Elise usually fairs equally well when facing off against Soraka, with a 50.3% win rate. As a result, Elise makes an ok counter for Soraka.

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

Furthermore, Elise also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Soraka. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Elise is a decent counter to Soraka. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Elise against Soraka.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Soraka Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Soraka as Elise, we analyzed 918 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 Soraka 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 in order to counter Soraka during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise typically picks up more CS compared to Soraka. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, 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 surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Elise versus Soraka build consist of Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Morellonomicon. When Elise bought at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs. Soraka than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Elise had an average winrate of 50.3% battling Soraka with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Soraka 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 builds players used for Elise vs Soraka counterpicks, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.3% win rate overall.

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