How to Win Shen vs Aurelion Sol Counter Matchup Shen is in the s tier of champions

Shen vs Aurelion Sol

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Shen in LoL Aurelion Sol is in the s tier of champions
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Mage

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Shen

based on 187 Shen vs Aurelion Sol matchups
Win Rate
46 %
K/D/A
2.86
Pick Rate
0.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League matches each and every week. In our data, Shen did battle with Aurelion Sol 187 times. With so many matchups for Shen vs Aurelion Sol provides us confidence in our capability to prepare actionable stats and a recommended build to defeat your rival. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Shen is forced to battle against Aurelion Sol in only 0.3% of his rounds.

Shen vs Aurelion Sol Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Shen has done a pathetic job of beating Aurelion Sol. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.0% of games the champions face one another in. In Shen vs Aurelion Sol games, Shen’s side is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Aurelion Sol.

Best Shen vs Aurelion Sol Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Shen Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisTitanic HydraDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Thornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying Shield BashSecond WindRevitalize
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shen's passive ability p
Shen q ability q
Shen w ability w
Shen e ability e
Shen's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Aurelion Sol as Shen

Tips for Playing as Shen against Aurelion Sol

Keep an eye on allies and be ready to save them with your teleport.

Leverage your Energy to get a long-term advantage over Mana users.

Advice to Win Against Aurelion Sol

He gains speed while chasing in a straight line, but taking damage makes him lose that momentum.

His stars disappear while stunned or silenced, giving you an easy opportunity to fight him.

Try to get inside his orbit, since his stars can't hurt you up close.

His Starsurge ability can grow to cover a huge area - don't stay in the same place too long!

Shen vs Aurelion Sol Counter Stats

Shen Image
Win Rate
46 %
VS
Win Rate
54 %
Aurelion Sol Image
3.8
< Kills >
4.6
5
< Deaths >
6.1
10.5
< Assists >
9.1
0.84
< Killing Sprees >
1.07
126
< Minions Killed >
149
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.46
6,184
< Physical Damage >
1,219
6,356
< Magic Damage >
16,483
1,180
< True Damage >
1,045
13,722
< Damage Dealt >
18,748
26,122
< Damage Taken >
23,459
9,792
< Gold Earned >
10,396
1.64
< Towers >
1.88
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,918
< Total Healing >
2,312
13,491
< Experience >
13,095
19
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
10
621
< Time Dealing CC >
305

How to Counter Aurelion Sol with Shen in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature several important Shen versus Aurelion Sol matchup statistics that can help us explain the differences between this pair of champs. For instance, Shen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Shen may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Aurelion Sol..

Shen normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Aurelion Sol. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Shen and Aurelion Sol

Damage Types Compared

Shen
Aurelion Sol
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shen
Aurelion Sol

Who is Better, Shen or Aurelion Sol?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Shen usually loses when playing against Aurelion Sol, with a 46.0% win rate. Therefore, Shen makes a poor counter for Aurelion Sol.

While Shen does have a lower win rate compared to Aurelion Sol, when on opposite teams, Shen also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult character to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Shen into Aurelion Sol.

Additionally, Shen has a very large amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aurelion Sol. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Shen vs Aurelion Sol matchups, Aurelion Sol is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Shen is a terribly counter for Aurelion Sol. Focus your play on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Shen against Aurelion Sol.

Additional Information for Shen Players

How We Calculated Our Shen vs Aurelion Sol Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aurelion Sol as Shen, we analyzed 187 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 Aurelion Sol as Shen 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 truly master Shen in order to counter Aurelion Sol during both the lane 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 tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shen typically racks up a similar amount of CS as Aurelion Sol. Champions who typically don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Shen versus Aurelion Sol build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Titanic Hydra, and Demonic Embrace. When Shen used at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Aurelion Sol than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Shen boasted an average winrate of 46.0% when countering Aurelion Sol with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Aurelion Sol as Shen, Shen players should take the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Second Wind, Revitalize, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Shen vs Aurelion Sol counters, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.0% win rate overall.

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