How to Win Lissandra vs Darius Counter Matchup Lissandra is in the a tier of champions

Lissandra vs Darius

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

How to Beat Darius as Lissandra

based on 988 Lissandra vs Darius matchups
Win Rate
55.4 %
K/D/A
2.46
Pick Rate
4.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League matches that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Darius as Lissandra came out of an analysis of 988 ranked rounds where both champions opposed one another. This particular counter matchup is somewhat uncommon. Lissandra fights Darius in only 4.7% of her rounds.

Lissandra vs Darius Matchup Summary

Lissandra has done a great job of countering Darius. Normally, she wins a whopping 55.4% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Lissandra against Darius games, Lissandra’s side is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood. This implies that she probably won't be able to get first blood versus Darius.

Best Lissandra vs Darius Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Lissandra Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Lissandra's passive ability p
Lissandra q ability q
Lissandra w ability w
Lissandra e ability e
Lissandra's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
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 Lissandra

Tips for Playing as Lissandra against Darius

Casting Glacial Path and then running in the opposite direction will leave your enemies uncertain which way you will actually go.

Lissandra's abilities are shorter range than those of many mages. As a result, buying items that offer both ability power and defense, like Zhonya's Hourglass and Banshee's Veil, can be a great choice to help her both survive and deal damage.

You can instantly use your ultimate on yourself by pressing the self cast key and the ultimate key at once (alt+R by default).

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.

Lissandra vs Darius Counter Stats

Lissandra Image
Win Rate
55.4 %
VS
Win Rate
44.6 %
Darius Image
5.6
< Kills >
6.4
5.9
< Deaths >
6.2
8.9
< Assists >
4.1
1.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
159
< Minions Killed >
166
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.44
1,079
< Physical Damage >
12,944
15,964
< Magic Damage >
110
1,067
< True Damage >
3,295
18,111
< Damage Dealt >
16,350
19,318
< Damage Taken >
26,321
10,939
< Gold Earned >
11,692
1.99
< Towers >
2.35
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,189
< Total Healing >
4,887
13,403
< Experience >
14,062
20
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
242
< Time Dealing CC >
149

How to Counter Darius with Lissandra in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify some critical Lissandra vs. Darius matchup statistics that may help us realize the distinctions between the pair. Lissandra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Darius’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Lissandra may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Darius. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Lissandra typically has a similar longest kill spree as her matchup does. Typically, she receives less damage than Darius. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Lissandra and Darius

Damage Types Compared

Lissandra
Darius
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lissandra
Darius

Who is Better, Lissandra or Darius?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Lissandra usually wins when taking on Darius, with a 55.4% win rate. As a result, Lissandra makes a fantastic counter to Darius.

While Lissandra does have a much higher win rate than Darius, when facing one another, Lissandra also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champion to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Lissandra into Darius.

Moreover, Lissandra also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Darius. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Lissandra is a great counter to Darius. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Lissandra against Darius.

Additional Information for Lissandra Players

How We Calculated Our Lissandra vs Darius Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Darius as Lissandra, we analyzed 988 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 Lissandra 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Lissandra in order to counter Darius during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lissandra often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Darius. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The most important items to have in your Lissandra versus Darius build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Morellonomicon. When Lissandra included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better against Darius than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Lissandra boasted an average win rate of 55.4% battling Darius with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Darius as Lissandra, Lissandra players should take the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Lissandra vs Darius counter picks, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 55.4% winrate overall.

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