How to Win Gragas vs Aurelion Sol Counter Matchup Gragas is in the a tier of champions

Gragas vs Aurelion Sol

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Gragas in LoL Aurelion Sol is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Mage
Mage

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Gragas

based on 66 Gragas vs Aurelion Sol matchups
Win Rate
54.5 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
0.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each week. Within our dataset, Gragas faced off against Aurelion Sol in 66 rounds. Using so many games with Gragas versus Aurelion Sol gives us faith in our ability to prepare informative statistics and a supported build to smash your opposition. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Gragas fights Aurelion Sol in only 0.2% of his rounds.

Gragas vs Aurelion Sol Matchup Summary

Gragas has done a great job of beating Aurelion Sol. On average, he wins a whopping 54.5% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Gragas vs Aurelion Sol matches, Gragas’s team is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood versus Aurelion Sol.

Best Gragas vs Aurelion Sol Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealLost Chapter

Core Gragas Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostLich BaneCosmic Drive

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapBanshee's VeilVoid StaffFrozen Heart

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Perfect TimingBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Sorcery TranscendenceGathering Storm
CDRScaling Adaptive Armor
Gragas's passive ability p
Gragas q ability q
Gragas w ability w
Gragas e ability e
Gragas's ultimate ability r
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E
2
W
3
Q
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Aurelion Sol as Gragas

Tips for Playing as Gragas against Aurelion Sol

Try to knock enemies back into your towers with Explosive Cask.

Try to combo Body Slam with Explosive Cask to set up kills for your team.

The damage reduction from Drunken Rage is applied when you start drinking, try to use it when you see damage coming your way.

Advice to Win Against Aurelion Sol

He gains speed while chasing in a straight line, but taking damage makes him lose that momentum.

His stars disappear while stunned or silenced, giving you an easy opportunity to fight him.

Try to get inside his orbit, since his stars can't hurt you up close.

His Starsurge ability can grow to cover a huge area - don't stay in the same place too long!

Gragas vs Aurelion Sol Counter Stats

Gragas Image
Win Rate
54.5 %
VS
Win Rate
45.5 %
Aurelion Sol Image
5.4
< Kills >
5.1
5.7
< Deaths >
6.6
7.6
< Assists >
8.8
1.27
< Killing Sprees >
1.06
109
< Minions Killed >
148
0.41
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.32
< Inhibitors >
0.45
1,403
< Physical Damage >
1,384
17,614
< Magic Damage >
17,499
924
< True Damage >
981
19,942
< Damage Dealt >
19,865
28,105
< Damage Taken >
23,577
10,886
< Gold Earned >
10,616
1.62
< Towers >
1.71
0.15
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
9,823
< Total Healing >
2,202
13,383
< Experience >
13,166
23
< Vision Score >
20
10
< Wards Placed >
10
356
< Time Dealing CC >
273

How to Counter Aurelion Sol with Gragas in LoL

The stats shown here clarify several important Gragas vs. Aurelion Sol counter stats that may help us understand the differences between this set of champions. As an example, Gragas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Gragas may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Aurelion Sol..

Gragas often has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. Typically, he takes more damage than Aurelion Sol. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Gragas and Aurelion Sol

Damage Types Compared

Gragas
Aurelion Sol
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Gragas
Aurelion Sol

Who is Better, Gragas or Aurelion Sol?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Gragas usually wins when facing off against Aurelion Sol, with a 54.5% win rate. Thus, Gragas makes a great counter to Aurelion Sol.

While Gragas does have a much higher win rate than Aurelion Sol, when they face off with one another, Gragas also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Gragas into Aurelion Sol.

Additionally, Gragas has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aurelion Sol. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Gragas vs Aurelion Sol matchups, Gragas is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Gragas is a great counter to Aurelion Sol. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Gragas against Aurelion Sol.

Additional Information for Gragas Players

How We Calculated Our Gragas vs Aurelion Sol Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aurelion Sol as Gragas, we analyzed 66 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 Aurelion Sol as Gragas 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Gragas to counter Aurelion Sol during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Gragas on average picks up a similar amount of CS as Aurelion Sol. Champions who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The best items to use in your Gragas versus Aurelion Sol build include Everfrost, Lich Bane, and Cosmic Drive. When Gragas included at least these three items in his build, he did much better when facing Aurelion Sol than with most other common item sets. In fact, Gragas boasted an average winrate of 54.5% battling Aurelion Sol with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of crushing Aurelion Sol as Gragas, you should use the First Strike, Perfect Timing, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes from the Inspiration and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Gragas vs Aurelion Sol face-offs, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 54.5% winrate overall.

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