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

Twitch vs Aphelios

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

based on 1,363 Twitch vs Aphelios matchups
Win Rate
58 %
K/D/A
2.54
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Aphelios as Twitch resulted from an examination of 1363 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other. This pairing is fairly rare. Twitch has to counter Aphelios in only 1.9% of his matches.

Twitch vs Aphelios Matchup Summary

Twitch does a great job of beating Aphelios. On average, he wins a fantastic 58.0% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Twitch versus Aphelios matches, Twitch’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood against Aphelios.

Best Twitch vs Aphelios Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordPickaxe

Core Twitch Items

~22 Mins
Crown of the Shattered QueenRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

The CollectorInfinity EdgeRunaan's HurricaneBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityCut Down
Domination Taste of BloodUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Twitch's passive ability p
Twitch q ability q
Twitch w ability w
Twitch e ability e
Twitch's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Aphelios as Twitch

Tips for Playing as Twitch against Aphelios

Twitch's Attack Speed is among the highest in the game; try purchasing items with on-hit effects such as Black Cleaver or Wit's End.

You can catch up to an enemy out of attack range with Venom Cask.

Contaminate has a large range; apply as many stacks of Deadly Venom as possible before using it.

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.

Twitch vs Aphelios Counter Stats

Twitch Image
Win Rate
58 %
VS
Win Rate
42 %
Aphelios Image
9.8
< Kills >
6.5
6.7
< Deaths >
7.4
7.2
< Assists >
6.1
2.21
< Killing Sprees >
1.5
132
< Minions Killed >
157
0.27
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.44
14,782
< Physical Damage >
15,455
2,107
< Magic Damage >
1,206
4,511
< True Damage >
649
21,401
< Damage Dealt >
17,311
18,837
< Damage Taken >
17,933
12,293
< Gold Earned >
11,442
2.28
< Towers >
2.21
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,253
< Total Healing >
3,222
12,555
< Experience >
12,019
19
< Vision Score >
18
9
< Wards Placed >
9
278
< Time Dealing CC >
130

How to Counter Aphelios with Twitch in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several important Twitch against Aphelios counter statistics that can help you figure out the distinctions between this pair of champs. As an example, Twitch’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Aphelios’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Twitch may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Aphelios. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Twitch usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Aphelios. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Twitch and Aphelios

Damage Types Compared

Twitch
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Twitch
Aphelios

Who is Better, Twitch or Aphelios?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Twitch usually wins when taking on Aphelios, with a 58.0% win rate. Therefore, Twitch makes a fantastic counter for Aphelios.

While Twitch does have a much higher win rate compared to Aphelios, when they face off with one another, Twitch also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champion to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Twitch into Aphelios.

Furthermore, Twitch also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aphelios. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Twitch vs Aphelios matchups, Twitch is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Twitch is a great counter to Aphelios. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Twitch against Aphelios.

Additional Information for Twitch Players

How We Calculated Our Twitch vs Aphelios Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aphelios as Twitch, we analyzed 1,363 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 Twitch 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 Twitch in order to counter Aphelios during both the laning 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 mind the build and stats displayed above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Twitch on average racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Aphelios. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Twitch versus Aphelios build include Crown of the Shattered Queen, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Twitch combined at least these three items in his build, he did much better versus Aphelios than with many other common builds. In fact, Twitch boasted an average winrate of 58.0% when countering Aphelios with this build.

To have the best chance of annihilating Aphelios as Twitch, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Twitch vs Aphelios face-offs, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 58.0% winrate overall.

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