Tier

Win Rate

52.3%

Pick Rate

6.9%

Matches

938,082

Darius Bruiser Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Darius Item Build Order

54.9% Win Rate (20684 Games)
Phage
Boots

Starting

Trinity Force

1st

Mercury's Treads

2nd

Sundered Sky

3rd

Sundered Sky

4th

Trinity Force

5th

Sterak's Gage

6th

Phage
Boots
Trinity Force
Mercury's Treads
Sundered Sky
Sundered Sky
Trinity Force
Sterak's Gage

Core Darius Item Build Path

Situational

Dead Man's Plate
Death's Dance
Stridebreaker
Spirit Visage
Force of Nature
Black Cleaver
Thornmail

Summoner Spells

94388 Games55%
54093 Games56%

Darius Skill Order

0
Hemorrhage

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Decimate
Crippling Strike
Apprehend
Noxian Guillotine

Darius Guide

Learn Darius with our Darius guide. Learn about Darius's strengths and Darius's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Darius, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Darius
    Q
    's outer ring applies
    Darius
    P
    , deals bonus damage, and heals for 13% missing HP per enemy champion hit, up to 3 champions hit.
  • Darius
    W
    resets Darius's auto attack.
  • If
    Darius
    R
    kills its target, Darius can recast it for 20 seconds. At max rank, the cooldown is reset instead.
Strengths
  • Darius
    P
    and
    Darius
    W
    make Darius one of the strongest level 1 champions.
  • Can survive and outplay ganks/skirmishes with
    Darius
    Q
    's heal.
  • Can animation cancel
    Darius
    W
    's with other abilities to speed up his damage output.
  • Has a strong level 2/3 with
    Darius
    W
    and
    Darius
    Q
    . At level 6, he can 100-0 with
    Darius
    R
    .
  • Best with items that enhance his dueling power, tankiness, and team fight presence.
Weaknesses
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Needs a lead to stay ahead, and falls off if he doesn't get one.
  • Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
  • Not effective in teamfights without
    Darius
    P
    and takes too long to stack it.

Darius's Trends for ARAM

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Darius. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Darius is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

52.2%

(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

6.8%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch