How to Win Soraka vs Aatrox Counter Matchup Soraka is in the s tier of champions

Soraka vs Aatrox

How to Beat Aatrox as Soraka in LoL Aatrox is in the a tier of champions
Support Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Aatrox as Soraka

based on 3,129 Soraka vs Aatrox matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.8
Pick Rate
4.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Aatrox as Soraka resulted from an analysis of 3129 ranked rounds where both champs fought one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat uncommon. Soraka has to counter Aatrox in only 4.1% of her games.

Soraka vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

Soraka has done a decent job of countering Aatrox. Typically, she wins a acceptable 51.3% of the time the champs clash against one another in. In Soraka against Aatrox games, Soraka’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Aatrox.

Best Soraka vs Aatrox Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBandleglass Mirror

Core Soraka Items

~22 Mins
Moonstone RenewerChemtech PutrifierRedemption

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorShard of True IceBulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceGathering Storm
Resolve Bone PlatingRevitalize
CDRScaling Adaptive Armor
Soraka's passive ability p
Soraka q ability q
Soraka w ability w
Soraka e ability e
Soraka's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Aatrox as Soraka

Tips for Playing as Soraka against Aatrox

Soraka is a powerful ally in battle, using her strong healing to keep the party moving forward.

You can use Wish on your allies from across the map to save them from otherwise fatal events.

Equinox can be used as a powerful zoning tool to keep enemies at bay.

Advice to Win Against Aatrox

Keep your distance when Aatrox uses his Ultimate to prevent him from reviving.

Aatrox's Infernal Chains are easier to exit when running towards the sides or at Aatrox.

Aatrox's attacks are very telegraphed, so use the time to dodge the hit zones.

Soraka vs Aatrox Counter Stats

Soraka Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Aatrox Image
1
< Kills >
5.6
5.4
< Deaths >
5.7
14.1
< Assists >
5
0.14
< Killing Sprees >
1.28
19
< Minions Killed >
154
0.03
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.42
581
< Physical Damage >
17,854
4,585
< Magic Damage >
90
303
< True Damage >
854
5,470
< Damage Dealt >
18,799
13,153
< Damage Taken >
29,472
7,355
< Gold Earned >
10,950
2.03
< Towers >
2.02
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
19,895
< Total Healing >
10,276
9,848
< Experience >
13,605
45
< Vision Score >
16
22
< Wards Placed >
8
182
< Time Dealing CC >
221

How to Counter Aatrox with Soraka in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize some critical Soraka against Aatrox matchup stats that may help us distinguish the differences between this set of champions. For instance, Soraka’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aatrox’s ratio of NaN, showing that Soraka may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Aatrox. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Soraka usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Aatrox. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Soraka and Aatrox

Damage Types Compared

Soraka
Aatrox
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Soraka
Aatrox

Who is Better, Soraka or Aatrox?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Soraka usually wins when taking on Aatrox, with a 51.3% win rate. As a result, Soraka makes a good counter for Aatrox.

While Soraka does have a higher win rate than Aatrox, when facing one another, Soraka also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less complex character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Soraka into Aatrox.

Additionally, Soraka also has a great deal of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aatrox. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Soraka vs Aatrox matchups, Soraka is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Soraka is a decent counter to Aatrox. Focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Soraka against Aatrox.

Additional Information for Soraka Players

How We Calculated Our Soraka vs Aatrox Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aatrox as Soraka, we analyzed 3,129 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 Aatrox as Soraka 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 Soraka in order to counter Aatrox during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Soraka typically picks up a lot less CS compared to Aatrox. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Soraka versus Aatrox build consist of Moonstone Renewer, Chemtech Putrifier, and Redemption. When Soraka used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better when fighting Aatrox than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Soraka had an average winrate of 51.3% battling Aatrox with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Aatrox as Soraka, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Revitalize, and Bone Plating runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Soraka vs Aatrox matchups, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.3% winrate overall.

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