Cast World Ender when you are sure you can force a fight.
Crowd Control abilities like Infernal Chains or your allies' immobilizing effects will help you set up The Darkin Blade.
Use Umbral Dash while casting The Darkin Blade to increase your chances of hitting the enemy.
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.
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.
The Aatrox Taric synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Taric, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Aatrox sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Taric. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Taric helps Aatrox perform worse in competitive League rounds. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is only marginal.
When Aatrox tries to synergize with Taric, he observes a marginal improvement in his total damage output. This difference could signal that Taric helps provide protection for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Aatrox is played alongside Taric on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Taric.
Moreover, when Aatrox plays with Taric on the same team, he often takes a little less damage than when he fights alone. Taking not as much damage may mean that Taric does a decent job of covering Aatrox during teamfights.
There is no top companion for Aatrox that will always be his #1 teammate. However, overall, Taric is a good teammate for Aatrox. By locking into the same team as Aatrox, he improves their win rate by 2.7% to 53.3%. This clearly indicates that there is pretty good bond between Aatrox and Taric that results in them performing stronger together than without each other.
Taric has a lower difficulty than Aatrox. That means you don't need to be careful when finding Taric teammates to play with, as they will need a relatively low level of skill to cooperate well with you.
Working together, you should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s ability to destroy wih physical damage. Combined, these two can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.
Although, by grouping Aatrox and Taric together, you may not be providing your other allies very much magic damage. Plan to bring other champions on your team that fills this relative gap in this pairing's capabilities.
Regardless of your Taric ally's ability, you should focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well anyway.
To truly master Aatrox to pair well with Taric during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League games, you should keep reading to gather some more lessons on this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown above, you should grow your win rate by a lot.
The best items to prioritize in your Aatrox and Taric synergy build consist of Eclipse, Black Cleaver, and Death's Dance. When Aatrox used at least these three items in his build, he did much better when paired up with Taric than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Aatrox had an average win rate of 53.3% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Taric with these items in his kit.
To have the highest chance of coming out on top against your oponents, Aatrox players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for this team composition, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 53.3% win rate overall.
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