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

Rengar vs Aphelios

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

based on 1,232 Rengar vs Aphelios matchups
Win Rate
55.7 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League rounds every week. Within our data, Rengar fought Aphelios 1232 times. Having so many matchups for Rengar vs Aphelios provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce informative statistics and a pro build to smash your enemy. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Rengar encounters Aphelios in only 1.9% of his rounds.

Rengar vs Aphelios Matchup Summary

Rengar does a great job of countering Aphelios. On average, he wins a fantastic 55.7% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Rengar against Aphelios rounds, Rengar’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Aphelios.

Best Rengar vs Aphelios Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Rengar Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrInfinity EdgeEssence Reaver

Optional Items

Black CleaverEdge of NightLord Dominik's RegardsDeath's Dance

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Eyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Rengar's passive ability p
Rengar q ability q
Rengar w ability w
Rengar e ability e
Rengar's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Aphelios as Rengar

Tips for Playing as Rengar against Aphelios

Make sure to take paths through brush when chasing opponents to take advantage of Rengar's passive.

Use Rengar's ultimate to find and assassinate high priority targets in team fights and skirmishes.

A lot of Rengar's power comes from empowered abilities he uses at the right moment - choose wisely!

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.

Rengar vs Aphelios Counter Stats

Rengar Image
Win Rate
55.7 %
VS
Win Rate
44.3 %
Aphelios Image
8.9
< Kills >
6.4
6.4
< Deaths >
6.9
5.8
< Assists >
6.1
2
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
50
< Minions Killed >
162
1.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.46
15,928
< Physical Damage >
15,476
1,400
< Magic Damage >
1,218
1,340
< True Damage >
587
18,670
< Damage Dealt >
17,282
28,294
< Damage Taken >
17,463
12,671
< Gold Earned >
11,380
1.89
< Towers >
2.2
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
10,439
< Total Healing >
3,100
13,440
< Experience >
11,953
22
< Vision Score >
17
5
< Wards Placed >
8
208
< Time Dealing CC >
135

How to Counter Aphelios with Rengar in LoL

The stats provided here clarify some important Rengar versus Aphelios counter statistics that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. Rengar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aphelios’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Rengar may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Aphelios..

Rengar often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he takes more damage than Aphelios. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Rengar and Aphelios

Damage Types Compared

Rengar
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rengar
Aphelios

Who is Better, Rengar or Aphelios?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Rengar usually wins when facing off against Aphelios, with a 55.7% win rate. As a result, Rengar makes a fantastic counter for Aphelios.

While Rengar does have a much higher win rate than Aphelios, when they face off with one another, Rengar also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Rengar into Apheliosas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Rengar has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aphelios. This 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 overall in League of Legends, in Rengar vs Aphelios matchups, Rengar is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Rengar is a great counter to Aphelios. Focus your play on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Rengar against Aphelios.

Additional Information for Rengar Players

How We Calculated Our Rengar vs Aphelios Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aphelios as Rengar, we analyzed 1,232 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 Rengar 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 truly master Rengar to counter Aphelios during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rengar often racks up a lot less CS relative to Aphelios. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Rengar versus Aphelios build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Infinity Edge, and Essence Reaver. When Rengar included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Aphelios than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Rengar boasted an average winrate of 55.7% when playing against Aphelios with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Aphelios as Rengar, you should equip the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Eyeball Collection, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Rengar vs Aphelios counterpicks, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 55.7% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Aphelios as Rengar are shown for all ranked divisions combined. To narrow the stats and builds to a specific division, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.