Be a bird!
Think of Emperor's Divide as a defensive ability first and foremost. Use it when the enemy engages on you or your allies. Remember that your team can walk through the soldiers summoned by Emperor's Divide and use this to your advantage when enemy melee champions engage on you.
Be careful about putting down both of the soldiers stored by Arise! Unless you're going all-in, always have a soldier in your back pocket if you need to escape over a wall or if you misposition your other soldier and need damage now.
In the lane, try to position your soldiers between the enemy's minions and the enemy champion. This way you can use them both to last hit and to project threat onto your lane opponent.
Initiate team fights using Charm, and chase down stragglers with Spirit Rush.
Use Charm to set up your combos, it will make landing Orb of Deception and Fox-Fire dramatically easier.
Spirit Rush enables Ahri's abilities, it opens up paths for Charm, helps double hitting with Orb of Deception, and closes to make use of Fox-Fire.
The Azir Ahri synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Ahri, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Azir sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Ahri. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Ahri helps Azir perform worse in competitive League games. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is only marginal.
When Azir tries to synergize with Ahri, he gets a small decrease in his full damage output. This change could demonstrate that Ahri does not provide cover for him to deal more damage or that her participation also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Azir is played together with Ahri on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Ahri.
Moreover, when Azir plays with Ahri on the same team, he typically takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Receiving not as much damage may indicate that Ahri does a decent job of protecting Azir during team fights.
There is no top companion for Azir that will always be his ideal ally. Yet, Ahri is a below average ally for Azir. By locking into the same side as Azir, she lowers their win rate by -1.5% to 45.4%. This signals that there is a harmful bond between Azir and Ahri that allows them to perform not as well together than alone.
Ahri has a much lower diffuclty than Azir. That means Azir players don't need to be careful when lining up Ahri teammates to play with, as they will need a much lower level of skill to be able to fight well with you.
Playing alongside, Azir players will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to deal magic damage. Together, these champs are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.
Conversely, by bringing Azir and Ahri together, you may not be granting your team a great deal of cover. Plan to bring other champs on your team that fills this relative gap in this pairing's capabilities.
Regardless of the ability of your Ahri teammate, you should focus on maximizing your income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you should do well anyway.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Azir in order to work well with Ahri during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League games, you should keep reading to gather additional tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Azir and Ahri synergy build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Azir combined at least these three items in his build, he did much better when paired up with Ahri than with most other common item sets. In fact, Azir had an average win rate of 45.4% when playing alongside Ahri with these items in his kit.
To have the best probability of coming out on top against your oponents, Azir players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Azir and Ahri pairings, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 45.4% win rate overall.
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