How to Win Ezreal vs Darius Counter Matchup Ezreal is in the b tier of champions

Ezreal vs Darius

How to Beat Darius as Ezreal in LoL Darius is in the a tier of champions
Marksman Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Darius as Ezreal

based on 9,428 Ezreal vs Darius matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
2.49
Pick Rate
5.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked LoL matches each and every week. In our data, Ezreal faced Darius in 9428 matches. Using so many games with Ezreal versus Darius gives us a lot of faith in our ability to provide enlightening stats and a supported build to wreck Darius. This champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Ezreal is forced to battle against Darius in only 5.6% of his matches.

Ezreal vs Darius Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ezreal does a terrible job of beating Darius. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.8% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Ezreal versus Darius games, Ezreal’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Darius.

Best Ezreal vs Darius Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Hearthbound AxeSheen

Core Ezreal Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceMuramanaMaw of Malmortius

Optional Items

ManamuneRavenous HydraSerylda's GrudgeFrozen Heart

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ezreal's passive ability p
Ezreal q ability q
Ezreal w ability w
Ezreal e ability e
Ezreal's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
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 Darius as Ezreal

Tips for Playing as Ezreal against Darius

You can play Ezreal either as a Attack Damage carry or Ability Power carry depending on how you build him.

You can line up Trueshot Barrage to hit multiple minion waves or even Monsters.

Use Arcane Shift to help line up your other skill shots.

Advice to Win Against Darius

When Darius's axe grab is on cooldown, he is vulnerable to harassment attacks.

Darius's ability to escape from fights is limited. If you have an advantage against him, press your lead.

Ezreal vs Darius Counter Stats

Ezreal Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Darius Image
6.6
< Kills >
6.8
5.5
< Deaths >
5.9
7.1
< Assists >
4.4
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
1.55
165
< Minions Killed >
165
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.49
15,777
< Physical Damage >
15,077
6,603
< Magic Damage >
136
869
< True Damage >
3,917
23,249
< Damage Dealt >
19,131
19,344
< Damage Taken >
29,001
11,661
< Gold Earned >
11,910
2.17
< Towers >
2.35
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,787
< Total Healing >
6,503
12,493
< Experience >
14,237
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
79
< Time Dealing CC >
167

How to Counter Darius with Ezreal in LoL

The stats shown on this page show several important Ezreal against Darius counter statistics that may help you grasp the distinctions between the pair. Ezreal’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Darius’s ratio of NaN, showing that Ezreal may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Darius..

Ezreal typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, he takes less damage than Darius. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ezreal and Darius

Damage Types Compared

Ezreal
Darius
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ezreal
Darius

Who is Better, Ezreal or Darius?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ezreal usually loses when playing against Darius, with a 46.8% win rate. As a result, Ezreal makes a bad counter for Darius.

While Ezreal does have a lower win rate compared to Darius, when on opposite teams, Ezreal also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult character to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Ezreal into Dariusas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ezreal vs Darius matchups, Darius is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Ezreal is a trash counter to Darius. Focus your tactics on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Ezreal against Darius.

Additional Information for Ezreal Players

How We Calculated Our Ezreal vs Darius Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Darius as Ezreal, we analyzed 9,428 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 Darius as Ezreal 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 truly master Ezreal in order to counter Darius during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ezreal on average picks up a similar amount of CS as Darius. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Ezreal versus Darius build include Trinity Force, Muramana, and Maw of Malmortius. When Ezreal incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did much better countering Darius than with many other typical builds. In fact, Ezreal had an average winrate of 46.8% when countering Darius with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Darius as Ezreal, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for Ezreal vs Darius matchups, this blending of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 46.8% winrate overall.

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