How to Win Lucian vs Cassiopeia Counter Matchup Lucian is in the b tier of champions

Lucian vs Cassiopeia

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Lucian in LoL Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Cassiopeia as Lucian

based on 948 Lucian vs Cassiopeia matchups
Win Rate
46.4 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our database, Lucian faced Cassiopeia in 948 rounds. Having so many matchups for Lucian vs Cassiopeia gives us confidence in our capability to provide actionable data and a recommended build to suppress your enemy. This matchup is fairly rare. Lucian encounters Cassiopeia in only 1.2% of his rounds.

Lucian vs Cassiopeia Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Lucian has done a awful job of countering Cassiopeia. Normally, he wins a lowly 46.4% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Lucian versus Cassiopeia matches, Lucian’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Cassiopeia.

Best Lucian vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Lucian Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeEssence ReaverRapid FirecannonLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Lucian's passive ability p
Lucian q ability q
Lucian w ability w
Lucian e ability e
Lucian's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
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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 Cassiopeia as Lucian

Tips for Playing as Lucian against Cassiopeia

Once you have chosen an angle for The Culling, you cannot change it. Pick your moment well!

Because of Lightslinger, Lucian benefits more from Attack Damage than he does from Attack Speed.

For optimal burst, try to combine Relentless Pursuit into Piercing Light.

Ardent Blaze actually explodes in a star pattern. Try to line it up so the spokes hit enemy champions.

Advice to Win Against Cassiopeia

Be wary of Cassiopeia's damage potential with Twin Fang when she has you poisoned.

Turn away from Cassiopeia when she is casting Petrifying Gaze to get slowed instead of stunned.

Lucian vs Cassiopeia Counter Stats

Lucian Image
Win Rate
46.4 %
VS
Win Rate
53.6 %
Cassiopeia Image
7.9
< Kills >
6.8
6.1
< Deaths >
6.2
6.1
< Assists >
6.3
1.84
< Killing Sprees >
1.56
177
< Minions Killed >
170
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.17
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.49
17,208
< Physical Damage >
585
2,920
< Magic Damage >
21,650
1,082
< True Damage >
576
21,211
< Damage Dealt >
22,812
20,452
< Damage Taken >
23,956
12,523
< Gold Earned >
11,719
2.26
< Towers >
1.87
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,641
< Total Healing >
5,392
12,672
< Experience >
14,163
20
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
36
< Time Dealing CC >
406

How to Counter Cassiopeia with Lucian in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several valuable Lucian vs. Cassiopeia matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the differences between the pair. Lucian’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Lucian may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Cassiopeia..

Lucian often has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Cassiopeia. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Lucian and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Lucian
Cassiopeia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lucian
Cassiopeia

Who is Better, Lucian or Cassiopeia?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Lucian usually loses when facing off against Cassiopeia, with a 46.4% win rate. Therefore, Lucian makes a bad counter for Cassiopeia.

While Lucian does have a lower winrate compared to Cassiopeia, when facing one another, Lucian also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming character to develop with. You may get destroyed when picking Lucian into Cassiopeia.

Additionally, Lucian also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Cassiopeia. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Lucian vs Cassiopeia matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Lucian is a trash counter to Cassiopeia. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Lucian against Cassiopeia.

Additional Information for Lucian Players

How We Calculated Our Lucian vs Cassiopeia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cassiopeia as Lucian, we analyzed 948 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 Cassiopeia as Lucian 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 Lucian in order to counter Cassiopeia during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lucian on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Cassiopeia. Champions who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values reported here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Lucian versus Cassiopeia build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Lucian bought at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Cassiopeia than with most other common builds. In fact, Lucian boasted an average winrate of 46.4% when countering Cassiopeia with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Cassiopeia as Lucian, Lucian players should take the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Lucian vs Cassiopeia face-offs, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 46.4% win rate overall.

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