How to Win LeBlanc vs Aphelios Counter Matchup LeBlanc is in the a tier of champions

LeBlanc vs Aphelios

How to Beat Aphelios as LeBlanc in LoL Aphelios is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Aphelios as LeBlanc

based on 352 LeBlanc vs Aphelios matchups
Win Rate
48.9 %
K/D/A
2.86
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Aphelios as LeBlanc resulted from an evaluation of 352 ranked games where both champs opposed one another. This counter pairing is somewhat rare. LeBlanc has to counter Aphelios in only 1.7% of her rounds.

LeBlanc vs Aphelios Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, LeBlanc has done a poor job of countering Aphelios. Normally, she wins a acceptable 48.9% of games the champs oppose one another in. In LeBlanc versus Aphelios rounds, LeBlanc’s side is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Aphelios.

Best LeBlanc vs Aphelios Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core LeBlanc Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Void Staff

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
LeBlanc's passive ability p
LeBlanc q ability q
LeBlanc w ability w
LeBlanc e ability e
LeBlanc's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Aphelios as LeBlanc

Tips for Playing as LeBlanc against Aphelios

Distortion allows you to be aggressive with your other spells while being able to return to safety.

Using Distortion can help your positioning to land Ethereal Chains.

You can chain Sigil of Malice and Ethereal Chains to prevent characters with blink from escaping for up to 4 seconds.

Advice to Win Against Aphelios

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different weaknesses, try to exploit the ones that work best for your champion. Watch out for the purple Gravity gun, it can root you.

LeBlanc vs Aphelios Counter Stats

LeBlanc Image
Win Rate
48.9 %
VS
Win Rate
51.1 %
Aphelios Image
7
< Kills >
6.7
4.9
< Deaths >
6.5
7
< Assists >
6.3
1.54
< Killing Sprees >
1.59
129
< Minions Killed >
169
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.23
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.55
1,650
< Physical Damage >
19,374
17,140
< Magic Damage >
1,258
1,027
< True Damage >
1,107
19,817
< Damage Dealt >
21,740
21,978
< Damage Taken >
19,356
10,867
< Gold Earned >
12,002
1.52
< Towers >
2.55
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,932
< Total Healing >
3,476
13,387
< Experience >
12,669
22
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
45
< Time Dealing CC >
142

How to Counter Aphelios with LeBlanc in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify several significant LeBlanc against Aphelios matchup stats that can help you grasp the differences between these two champs. For instance, LeBlanc’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aphelios’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that LeBlanc may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Aphelios..

LeBlanc typically has a similar longest killing spree as her counter does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Aphelios. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between LeBlanc and Aphelios

Damage Types Compared

LeBlanc
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

LeBlanc
Aphelios

Who is Better, LeBlanc or Aphelios?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, LeBlanc usually loses when taking on Aphelios, with a 48.9% win rate. Thus, LeBlanc makes a poor counter for Aphelios.

While LeBlanc does have a lower winrate compared to Aphelios, when they face off with one another, LeBlanc also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking LeBlanc into Apheliosas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, LeBlanc has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aphelios. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in LeBlanc vs Aphelios matchups, Aphelios is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

LeBlanc is a somewhat poor counter to Aphelios. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as LeBlanc against Aphelios.

Additional Information for LeBlanc Players

How We Calculated Our LeBlanc vs Aphelios Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aphelios as LeBlanc, we analyzed 352 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 Aphelios as LeBlanc 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 learn all of the intricacies of LeBlanc to counter Aphelios during both the early game 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 suggestions presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

LeBlanc typically picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Aphelios. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your LeBlanc versus Aphelios build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When LeBlanc used at least these three items in her build, she did much better versus Aphelios than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, LeBlanc had an average win rate of 48.9% battling Aphelios with this counter build.

To have the best chance of coming out on top against Aphelios as LeBlanc, LeBlanc players should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for LeBlanc vs Aphelios fights, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.9% win rate overall.

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