Lucian vs Taliyah Counter Build

How to Beat Taliyah as Lucian

Summary

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we analyze each week. This Lucian versus Taliyah matchup review came out of an analysis of 11,492 ranked rounds where both champs clashed against each other.

This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Lucian fights Taliyah in only 0.9% of his rounds. Lucian does a ok job of beating Taliyah. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Lucian versus Taliyah matches, Lucian’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood against Taliyah.

Matchups Analyzed

11,492

Win Rate

50%

Team First Blood

50%

Best Lucian Items to Counter Taliyah

The top items to use in your Lucian versus Taliyah build include Infinity Edge, Essence Reaver, and Galeforce. When Lucian included at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when facing Taliyah than with most other common builds.

Infinity Edge Item Essence Reaver Item Galeforce Item

Best Lucian Runes to Counter Taliyah

To have the best chance of vanquishing Taliyah as Lucian, you should take the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Sudden Impact, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Out of all the runes we have analyed/that we analyzed for Lucian vs Taliyah fights, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also included the best Taliyah runes to fend off Lucian to help you recognize how she will probably be setup to try to beat your champ.

Best Lucian Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Taliyah Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

Stats

The following tables show several vital Lucian versus Taliyah counter statistics that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Lucian’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Taliyah’s ratio of 2.4, indicating that Lucian may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Taliyah.

Battle Stats

Kills

Lucian Stats
7.8 7.1
Taliyah Stats

Deaths

Lucian Stats
6.4 6.5
Taliyah Stats

Assists

Lucian Stats
6 8.4
Taliyah Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Lucian Stats
3.4 3.3
Taliyah Stats

Damage Dealt

Lucian Stats
19009 19753
Taliyah Stats

Damage Taken

Lucian Stats
19276 22439
Taliyah Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Lucian Stats
5.2 5.1
Taliyah Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Lucian Stats
0.9 0.8
Taliyah Stats

Dragons Killed

Lucian Stats
1.9 1.9
Taliyah Stats

Barons Killed

Lucian Stats
0.4 0.4
Taliyah Stats

Gold Earned

Lucian Stats
11931 10942
Taliyah Stats

Minions Killed

Lucian Stats
165 62
Taliyah Stats

Lucian often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, Lucian takes less damage than Taliyah. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Lucian often takes many more minion kills than Taliyah. Champs that do not amass much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale properly off of their skills and stats alone. However, champs with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to top the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11492 Lucian vs Taliyah 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 Taliyah 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.