Blitzcrank vs Garen Counter Build

How to Win Blitzcrank vs Garen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Garen as Blitzcrank in LoL

How to Beat Garen as Blitzcrank

10,656 Blitzcrank vs Garen Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Garen as Blitzcrank came out of an analysis of 10656 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other. This counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Blitzcrank is forced to battle against Garen in only 4.6% of his games.

Blitzcrank has done a ok job of countering Garen. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.7% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Blitzcrank versus Garen rounds, Blitzcrank’s side is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Garen.

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Best Blitzcrank Items to Counter Garen

The best items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank versus Garen build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Thornmail. When Blitzcrank combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better versus Garen than with many other typical builds. In fact, Blitzcrank boasted an average win rate of 60.2% when playing against Garen with this counter build.

Best Blitzcrank Runes to Counter Garen

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Garen as Blitzcrank, you should equip the Aftershock, Demolish, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Blitzcrank vs Garen counters, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 53.3% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Garen runes to counterpick against Blitzcrank to help you understand how he will likely be played against you.


2.5 | Blitzcrank Garen | 6.7


6 | Blitzcrank Garen | 5.4


12.2 | Blitzcrank Garen | 5.3

Blitzcrank vs Garen Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize some valuable Blitzcrank versus Garen counter stats that may help us explain the differences between the two. As an example, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is nearly equal to Garen’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Blitzcrank may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Garen. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Blitzcrank usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Garen. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Blitzcrank vs Garen matchups, Blitzcrank commonly racks up a lot fewer minion kills than Garen. Champs that don't get a lot of minion kills normally don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.47 | Blitzcrank Garen | 1.51

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Blitzcrank Garen | 1.37

Damage Dealt

8,851 | Blitzcrank Garen | 18,204

Damage Taken

20,074 | Blitzcrank Garen | 27,091

Healing Done

1,721 | Blitzcrank Garen | 3,221

Vision Score

41 | Blitzcrank Garen | 17

Gold Earned

7,846 | Blitzcrank Garen | 11,759

Minions Killed

33 | Blitzcrank Garen | 153

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Blitzcrank Garen | 0.15

Barons Killed

0.01 | Blitzcrank Garen | 0.03


1.46 | Blitzcrank Garen | 2.7


0.42 | Blitzcrank Garen | 0.58

CC Duration (sec)

139 | Blitzcrank Garen | 154

Experience Earned

10,308 | Blitzcrank Garen | 14,337

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,656 Blitzcrank vs Garen 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 Garen as Blitzcrank 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.