Skarner vs Diana Counter Build

How to Win Skarner vs Diana Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Diana as Skarner in LoL

How to Beat Diana as Skarner

2,531 Skarner vs Diana Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Skarner Items to Counter Diana

The best items to focus on in your Skarner versus Diana build include Thornmail, Force of Nature, and Divine Sunderer. When Skarner combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better against Diana than with most other commonly used item sets.


4.3 | Skarner Diana | 7.1


5.1 | Skarner Diana | 6.3


10.2 | Skarner Diana | 7.1

Best Skarner Runes to Counter Diana

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
To have the best chance of annihilating Diana as Skarner, Skarner players should equip the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the runes players used for Skarner vs Diana clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Diana runes to counterpick against Skarner in order to help you realize how she will likely be built to try to beat your champ.

Runes Diana Will Likely Use to Counter Skarner

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

Skarner vs Diana Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify several influential Skarner vs. Diana matchup stats that can help you explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Skarner’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is better than Diana’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Skarner may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Diana.

Skarner normally has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, Skarner receives a similar amount of damage to Diana. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Skarner vs Diana matchups, Skarner often tallies many fewer minion kills than Diana. Champs that do not acquire very much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

2.1 | Skarner Diana | 3.3

Damage Dealt

10,862 | Skarner Diana | 18,767

Damage Taken

24,655 | Skarner Diana | 22,707

Gold Earned

10,111 | Skarner Diana | 11,486

Minions Killed

35 | Skarner Diana | 75


5.2 | Skarner Diana | 5.6

Dragons Killed

2 | Skarner Diana | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Skarner Diana | 0.5


0.8 | Skarner Diana | 1

Skarner vs Diana Matchup Summary

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we review each and every week. This Skarner vs Diana counter guide resulted from an analysis of 2,531 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other.

This pairing is somewhat common. Skarner encounters Diana in 17.3% of his rounds. Skarner has done a average job of countering Diana. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champions face one another in. In Skarner against Diana matches, Skarner’s team is 1.0% less probable to get first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood versus Diana.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,531 Skarner vs Diana 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 Diana as Skarner 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.