4

Tier

Win Rate

52.0%

Pick Rate

9.3%

Ban Rate

18.3%

Matches

143,617
Darius Runes58.0% Win Rate (901 Games)
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
DemolishFont of LifeShield Bash
ConditioningSecond WindBone Plating
OvergrowthRevitalizeUnflinching
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
Core Darius Item Build Order59.7% Win Rate (469 Games)
Doran's Blade

Starting

Plated Steelcaps

1st

Trinity Force

2nd

Sterak's Gage

3rd

Dead Man's Plate

4th

Force of Nature

5th

Death's Dance

6th

Doran's Blade
Plated Steelcaps
Trinity Force
Sterak's Gage
Dead Man's Plate
Force of Nature
Death's Dance

Core Darius Item Build Path

Situational

Jak'Sho, The Protean
Thornmail
Kaenic Rookern
Randuin's Omen
Sundered Sky
Frozen Heart
Guardian Angel

Summoner Spells

58.0% Win Rate (902 Games)
FlashGhost
Darius Skill Order66.7% Win Rate (111 Games)

Q

E

W

Hemorrhage

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Decimate

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Crippling Strike

W

W

W

W

W

Apprehend

E

E

E

E

E

Noxian Guillotine

R

R

R

Darius's Counters for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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
Jayce
50.7%
42.1%
2.2%
2,874
Vayne
44.6%
42.6%
2.1%
2,773
Yorick
48.8%
43.4%
2.7%
3,578
Akali
53.8%
44.1%
1.2%
1,513
Illaoi
51.6%
44.5%
3.7%
4,783

Darius's Trends for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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

52.0%

(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

9.4%

(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

18.4%

(-0.7%)
vs last patch

Darius Guide for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

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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