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Elise vs Taric

How to Beat Taric as Elise in LoL Taric is in the s tier of champions
Mage Fighter
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How to Beat Taric as Elise

based on 510 Elise vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
51.2 %
K/D/A
2.83
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Taric as Elise resulted from an examination of 510 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This particular champion pairing is fairly rare. Elise has to counter Taric in only 2.1% of her rounds.

Elise vs Taric Matchup Summary

Elise does a decent job of beating Taric. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.2% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Elise against Taric games, Elise’s side is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that she probably will get first blood versus Taric.

Best Elise vs Taric Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealSorcerer's Shoes

Core Elise Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Lich BaneVoid Staff

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
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Taric as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Taric

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 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.

Elise vs Taric Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
51.2 %
VS
Win Rate
48.8 %
Taric Image
7.2
< Kills >
1.8
5.3
< Deaths >
5.8
7.8
< Assists >
13
1.63
< Killing Sprees >
0.33
35
< Minions Killed >
38
1.23
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.51
1,385
< Physical Damage >
1,808
15,707
< Magic Damage >
4,064
1,240
< True Damage >
591
18,333
< Damage Dealt >
6,463
24,190
< Damage Taken >
21,131
10,814
< Gold Earned >
7,750
1.87
< Towers >
2.11
0.23
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
7,539
< Total Healing >
10,707
11,821
< Experience >
10,019
22
< Vision Score >
37
5
< Wards Placed >
17
152
< Time Dealing CC >
235

How to Counter Taric with Elise in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some significant Elise against Taric counter statistics that can help us distinguish the differences between the pair. For instance, Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Taric’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Taric. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Elise typically has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Taric. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Elise and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Taric

Who is Better, Elise or Taric?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Elise usually wins when facing off against Taric, with a 51.2% win rate. As a result, Elise makes a good counter for Taric.

While Elise does have a higher win rate compared to Taric, when facing one another, Elise also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Elise into Taricas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Elise has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Taric. 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 Taric matchups, Elise is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Elise is a decent counter to Taric. You will do well by focussing your strategy on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Elise against Taric.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Taric Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taric as Elise, we analyzed 510 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 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 learn all of the intricacies of Elise in order to counter Taric during both the laning 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 listen to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Taric. Champs who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Elise versus Taric build include Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Elise bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Taric than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Elise boasted an average winrate of 51.2% when countering Taric with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Taric 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. Of all the rune builds players used for Elise vs Taric counterpicks, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.2% win rate overall.

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