4

Tier

Win Rate

50.6%

Pick Rate

7.6%

Ban Rate

19.0%

Matches

135,818

Darius Bruiser Runes

Build Patch 14.14

Core Darius Item Build Order

62.2% Win Rate (180 Games)
Doran's Blade

Starting

Mercury's Treads

1st

Stridebreaker

2nd

Sterak's Gage

3rd

Sterak's Gage

4th

Stridebreaker

5th

Trinity Force

6th

Doran's Blade
Mercury's Treads
Stridebreaker
Sterak's Gage
Sterak's Gage
Stridebreaker
Trinity Force

Core Darius Item Build Path

Situational

Force of Nature
Dead Man's Plate
Black Cleaver
Sundered Sky
Maw of Malmortius
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Death's Dance

Summoner Spells

Flash
1,365 Games59%
160 Games62%

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's Counters for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

Discover the ultimate counters for Darius with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Darius in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Darius counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Aurora
47.1%
37.7%
2.0%
2,427
Vladimir
48.5%
43.0%
1.0%
1,168
Illaoi
51.2%
44.6%
2.4%
2,883
Yorick
47.5%
45.9%
2.2%
2,646
Kennen
49.7%
46.2%
1.2%
1,419

Darius's Trends for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

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

50.6%

(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

7.6%

(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

19.1%

(+1.2%)
vs last patch

Darius Guide for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

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.

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