Alistar vs Katarina Counter Build

How to Win Alistar vs Katarina Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Katarina as Alistar in LoL

How to Beat Katarina as Alistar

5,270 Alistar vs Katarina Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League matches that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Katarina as Alistar came out of an analysis of 5270 ranked games where both champs faced each other. This pairing is fairly uncommon. Alistar fights Katarina in only 4.1% of his games.

Alistar has done a average job of countering Katarina. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champs fight each other in. In Alistar versus Katarina rounds, Alistar’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Katarina.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Katarina

The best items to use in your Alistar versus Katarina build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did much better countering Katarina than with most other common builds. In fact, Alistar had an average winrate of 65.2% when playing against Katarina with these items in his kit.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Katarina

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Katarina as Alistar, you should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Cosmic Insight, and Hextech Flashtraption runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Alistar vs Katarina counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 53.7% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Katarina runes to duel Alistar to help you grasp how she will probably be kitted out versus you.


1.8 | Alistar Katarina | 8.7


6.2 | Alistar Katarina | 6.5


13.2 | Alistar Katarina | 6.4

Alistar vs Katarina Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight some strategic Alistar versus Katarina matchup statistics that can help us realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is close to Katarina’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Alistar may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Katarina. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Alistar usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Katarina. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Alistar often earns a lot fewer minion kills than Katarina. Champions who on average do not amass very much CS typically do not require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale adequately off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with tons of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to pass the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.31 | Alistar Katarina | 1.92

Largest Multi-Kill

0.84 | Alistar Katarina | 1.91

Damage Dealt

7,290 | Alistar Katarina | 20,119

Damage Taken

20,895 | Alistar Katarina | 21,726

Healing Done

7,405 | Alistar Katarina | 3,653

Vision Score

43 | Alistar Katarina | 16

Gold Earned

7,391 | Alistar Katarina | 11,170

Minions Killed

33 | Alistar Katarina | 138

Dragons Killed

0.03 | Alistar Katarina | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Katarina | 0.01


1.82 | Alistar Katarina | 1.58


0.5 | Alistar Katarina | 0.39

CC Duration (sec)

97 | Alistar Katarina | 26

Experience Earned

9,591 | Alistar Katarina | 12,614

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,270 Alistar vs Katarina 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 Katarina as Alistar 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.