How to Synergize Aphelios with Illaoi on the Same Team Aphelios is in the b tier of champions

Aphelios with Illaoi

How to Win With Aphelios and Illaoi Paired Together Illaoi is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Fighter Tank

How to Synergize Aphelios and Illaoi

based on 711 Aphelios with Illaoi pairs
Win Rate
44.6 %
K/D/A
1.82
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in data from from millions of LoL games directly from Riot Games each and every week. Aphelios has fought alongside Illaoi in 711 recent, competitive games. By pooling so much great data from the developers of League of Legends, we feel confident that we can provide you with high quality, usable builds to help Aphelios play with Illaoi. It is relatively rare for Aphelios to play alongside Illaoi on the same side. This has only taken place in approx. 2.3% of rounds with Aphelios.

Aphelios Illaoi Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Aphelios has done a terrible job of fighting on the same side as Illaoi. Usually, he wins a poor 44.6% of matches the champs fight alongside one another. If you want to win more matches as Aphelios when playing alongside Illaoi by figuring out how to better synergize your tactics with her, then review the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Aphelios Illaoi Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsDagger

Core Aphelios Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Lord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork OverhealLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Domination Taste of BloodIngenious Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Aphelios's passive ability p
Aphelios q ability q
Aphelios w ability w
Aphelios e ability e
Aphelios's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
Q
3
Q
4
E
5
Q
6
E
7
Q
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E
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Q
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E
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E
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W
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W
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W
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W

Guide to Synergizing Aphelios and Illaoi

Tips for Playing as Aphelios with Illaoi

Each of Aphelios' weapons have different strengths, so try to find the right situation for your current weapons.

Advice to Understand How Illaoi Will Play

Tentacles are an immense source of power. Don't fight without them.

Spirits inherit their target's current health. If making a

Vessel

is your goal, try whittling your opponent's health down a bit first to make killing the spirit easier.

Leap of Faith is best used to follow-up a strong engage or when being engaged upon. Be careful about being the first one into a fight.

Aphelios Illaoi Synergy Stats

Aphelios Image
Win Rate
44.6 %
VS
Win Rate
55.4 %
Illaoi Image
6.4
< Kills >
6.4
6.7
< Deaths >
6.4
5.8
< Assists >
6.3
1.44
< Killing Sprees >
1.48
166
< Minions Killed >
167
0.21
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.5
18,465
< Physical Damage >
18,135
1,267
< Magic Damage >
1,269
952
< True Damage >
890
20,685
< Damage Dealt >
20,295
19,750
< Damage Taken >
19,074
11,898
< Gold Earned >
11,743
2.24
< Towers >
2.34
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
4,241
< Total Healing >
4,038
12,516
< Experience >
12,291
18
< Vision Score >
18
9
< Wards Placed >
9
143
< Time Dealing CC >
141

How to Play with Illaoi as Aphelios in LoL

The Aphelios Illaoi synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Illaoi, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Aphelios sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Illaoi. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Illaoi helps Aphelios perform poorer in ranked League matches. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.

When Aphelios is paired with Illaoi, he observes a marginal improvement in his full damage dealt. This change may signal that Illaoi helps provide cover for him to dish out more damage or that her allyship also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Aphelios is played together with Illaoi on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Illaoi.

Moreover, when Aphelios plays with Illaoi on the same side, he typically takes a little more damage than when he plays alone. Taking more damage may mean that Illaoi does a poor job of covering Aphelios during teamfights.

Synergies between Aphelios and Illaoi

Damage Types Compared

Aphelios with Illaoi
Aphelios
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Aphelios
Illaoi
Synergy

Is Aphelios better when played alongside Illaoi?

There is no top ally for Aphelios that will always be his ideal ally. Yet, Illaoi is a relatively poor ally for Aphelios. By playing on the same team as Aphelios, she drops their win rate by -2.2% to 44.6%. This clearly indicates that there is a bad synergy between Aphelios and Illaoi that results in them performing not as well together than without each other.

Illaoi has a much lower diffuclty than Aphelios. That means you don't need to be careful when finding Illaoi teammates to fight alongside, as they will require a much lower level of skill to be able to play well with you.

Working alongside, Aphelios players should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to dish out massive AD. Combined, these two should be able to take down targets with auto-attacks and other AD damage abilities.

Although, by grouping Aphelios and Illaoi together, you may not be giving your side enough magic damage. We recommend you pick other champions on your team that neutralizes this hole in this pairing's kit.

Regardless of the ability of your Illaoi teammate, you need to focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you will do well anyway.

Additional Information for Aphelios Players

How We Calculated Our Aphelios Illaoi Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Aphelios and Illaoi, we analyzed 711 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Aphelios with Illaoi comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Aphelios to synergize with Illaoi during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends matches, you should continue reading to gather some more tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot.

The most important items to prioritize in your Aphelios and Illaoi synergy build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Aphelios bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when fighting alongside Illaoi than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Aphelios had an average winrate of 44.6% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Illaoi with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing your oponents, Aphelios players should take the Fleet Footwork, Overheal, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ingenious Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Aphelios and Illaoi pairings, this set of runes resulted in the top win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 44.6% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to pair Illaoi with Aphelios are displayed for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to scope the statistics and builds to a specific rank, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.