Rather than saving Cosmic Radiance for the last moment and risking someone dying during the delay, it can be more beneficial to cast it as soon as you know a teamfight is guaranteed to start.
Using Starlight's Touch at lower charges makes its healing less Mana efficient, but can greatly increase Taric's sustained damage via Bravado.
The cooldown reducing component of Bravado makes Cooldown Reduction items like Frozen Heart, Iceborn Gauntlet, and Spirit Visage exceptionally powerful on Taric.
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.
His Starsurge ability can grow to cover a huge area - don't stay in the same place too long!
Try to get inside his orbit, since his stars can't hurt you up close.
The stats provided here feature some influential Taric vs. Aurelion Sol matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between this set of champions. For instance, Taric’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Aurelion Sol’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Taric may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Aurelion Sol..
Taric usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Aurelion Sol. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Taric usually loses when trying to fight Aurelion Sol, with a 42.8% win rate. Thus, Taric makes a poor counter for Aurelion Sol.
While Taric does have a much lower win rate than Aurelion Sol, when facing one another, Taric also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champion to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Taric into Aurelion Sol.
Additionally, Taric also has a lot of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aurelion Sol. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Taric vs Aurelion Sol matchups, Aurelion Sol is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Taric is a trash counter to Aurelion Sol. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Taric against Aurelion Sol.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Taric in order to counter Aurelion Sol during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Taric typically picks up a lot less CS as Aurelion Sol. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.
The best items to have in your Taric versus Aurelion Sol build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Fimbulwinter, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Taric used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Aurelion Sol than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Taric boasted an average winrate of 42.8% when countering Aurelion Sol with this build.
To have the best probability of beating Aurelion Sol as Taric, you should use the Glacial Augment, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Conditioning, and Revitalize runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Taric vs Aurelion Sol clashes, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 42.8% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Aurelion Sol as Taric are given for all skill levels combined. To filter the stats and builds to a distinct skill level, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.