Gwen vs Aphelios Counter Build
How to Beat Aphelios as Gwen
4,668 Gwen vs Aphelios Matchups Analyzed
We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Aphelios as Gwen came out of an evaluation of 4668 ranked games where both champs battled each other. This matchup is somewhat rare. Gwen encounters Aphelios in only 3.2% of her games.
Unfortunately, Gwen has done a dismal job of countering Aphelios. On average, she wins a lowly 48.3% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Gwen vs Aphelios games, Gwen’s side is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Aphelios.
Best Gwen Items to Counter Aphelios
The most important items to focus on in your Gwen versus Aphelios build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when fighting Aphelios than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Gwen boasted an average win rate of 61.2% when countering Aphelios with these items in her kit.
Best Gwen Runes to Counter Aphelios
To have the highest likelihood of coming out on top against Aphelios as Gwen, you should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Gwen vs Aphelios counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 56.1% winrate overall.
We have also shown the best Aphelios runes to duel Gwen to help you recognize how he will probably be played against your champ.
Gwen vs Aphelios Counter Stats Summary
The stats provided here highlight some important Gwen versus Aphelios matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is less than Aphelios’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Aphelios..
Gwen typically has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives more damage than Aphelios. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.
In Gwen vs Aphelios matchups, Gwen commonly takes fewer minion kills than Aphelios. Champs who on average don't acquire very much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.
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