Katarina vs Darius Counter Build

How to Win Katarina vs Darius Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Darius as Katarina in LoL

How to Beat Darius as Katarina

7,982 Katarina vs Darius Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Darius as Katarina resulted from an evaluation of 7982 ranked games where both champs faced one another. This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Katarina has to counter Darius in only 3.2% of her rounds.

Katarina has done a decent job of countering Darius. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.8% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Katarina vs Darius games, Katarina’s side is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood versus Darius.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Darius

The most important items to prioritize in your Katarina versus Darius build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina bought at least these three items in her build, she did much better when facing Darius than with most other typical builds. In fact, Katarina had an average winrate of 70.9% battling Darius with these items in her kit.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Darius

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

To have the best likelihood of beating Darius as Katarina, you should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Katarina vs Darius matchups, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 58.4% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Darius runes to fight Katarina to help you realize how he will probably be kitted out to try to beat your champion.


9.4 | Katarina Darius | 6.3


6.7 | Katarina Darius | 6.3


6 | Katarina Darius | 4.8

Katarina vs Darius Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page clarify several important Katarina versus Darius counter stats that may help you interpret the distinctions between the two. Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is better than Darius’s ratio of 1.8, showing that Katarina may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Darius. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Katarina usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Darius. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Katarina vs Darius matchups, Katarina commonly gets a similar number of minion kills than Darius. Champs that don't get a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. Although, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.04 | Katarina Darius | 1.43

Largest Multi-Kill

1.98 | Katarina Darius | 1.57

Damage Dealt

20,858 | Katarina Darius | 16,658

Damage Taken

22,532 | Katarina Darius | 26,679

Healing Done

3,676 | Katarina Darius | 5,822

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Darius | 17

Gold Earned

11,460 | Katarina Darius | 11,027

Minions Killed

137 | Katarina Darius | 148

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Katarina Darius | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Darius | 0.03


1.56 | Katarina Darius | 2.19


0.4 | Katarina Darius | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

26 | Katarina Darius | 160

Experience Earned

13,034 | Katarina Darius | 13,293

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,982 Katarina vs Darius 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 Katarina 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.