Aatrox vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Aatrox


We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. In our dataset, Aatrox did battle with Heimerdinger in 16,297 matches. With so many games with Aatrox versus Heimerdinger gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide enlightening data and a solid build to crush your foe.

This particular champion matchup is somewhat common. Aatrox has to counter Heimerdinger in 25.2% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Aatrox has done a pathetic job of beating Heimerdinger. Typically, he wins a lowly 45.0% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Aatrox versus Heimerdinger rounds, Aatrox’s team is 2.0% less likely to get first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Aatrox Items to Counter Heimerdinger

The best items to focus on in your Aatrox versus Heimerdinger build include Sterak's Gage, Ravenous Hydra, and Goredrinker. When Aatrox included at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Heimerdinger than with most other typical item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Ravenous Hydra Item Goredrinker Item

Best Aatrox Runes to Counter Heimerdinger

To have the highest chance of beating Heimerdinger as Aatrox, Aatrox players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Aatrox vs Heimerdinger clashes, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the best Heimerdinger runes to counterpick against Aatrox to help you recognize how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Aatrox Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

Best Heimerdinger Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence


The subsequent tables highlight several strategic Aatrox against Heimerdinger counter stats that may help us understand the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Aatrox’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is close to Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Aatrox may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Heimerdinger.

Battle Stats


Aatrox Stats
5.3 5.3
Heimerdinger Stats


Aatrox Stats
5.9 6
Heimerdinger Stats


Aatrox Stats
5.2 6.6
Heimerdinger Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Aatrox Stats
2.7 2.4
Heimerdinger Stats

Damage Dealt

Aatrox Stats
16043 23980
Heimerdinger Stats

Damage Taken

Aatrox Stats
32243 16428
Heimerdinger Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Aatrox Stats
4.6 5.5
Heimerdinger Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Aatrox Stats
0.7 1
Heimerdinger Stats

Dragons Killed

Aatrox Stats
1.8 2
Heimerdinger Stats

Barons Killed

Aatrox Stats
0.3 0.4
Heimerdinger Stats

Gold Earned

Aatrox Stats
10004 10214
Heimerdinger Stats

Minions Killed

Aatrox Stats
128 135
Heimerdinger Stats

Aatrox normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Aatrox takes more damage than Heimerdinger. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Aatrox usually totals a similar amount of CS than Heimerdinger. Champions who on average don't acquire a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to outperform the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 16297 Aatrox vs Heimerdinger matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Heimerdinger as Aatrox comes from real 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 the most relevant stats and items to your rank.