How to Win Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger Counter Matchup Blitzcrank is in the a tier of champions

Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Blitzcrank in LoL Heimerdinger is in the s tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Mage Support

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Blitzcrank

based on 1,695 Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
47.8 %
K/D/A
2.48
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League games each week. In our data, Blitzcrank did battle with Heimerdinger 1695 times. Having so many games with Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a solid build to crush your opponent. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Blitzcrank encounters Heimerdinger in only 2.3% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank does a poor job of countering Heimerdinger. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.8% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger games, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.3% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Best Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsMobility Boots

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariZeke's ConvergenceBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Frozen HeartPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Blitzcrank to level up q
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Second ability for Blitzcrank to level up w
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out e

Runes

Inspiration Glacial Augment Hextech FlashtraptionBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
CDRScaling Armor Armor
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Heimerdinger as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Heimerdinger

The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.

Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.

Advice to Win Against Heimerdinger

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
47.8 %
VS
Win Rate
52.2 %
Heimerdinger Image
2.4
< Kills >
5.2
6
< Deaths >
6.4
12.5
< Assists >
7.3
0.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.19
34
< Minions Killed >
149
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.18
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.51
2,399
< Physical Damage >
846
5,776
< Magic Damage >
25,586
782
< True Damage >
858
8,957
< Damage Dealt >
27,292
22,749
< Damage Taken >
18,650
7,999
< Gold Earned >
11,202
1.29
< Towers >
2.18
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
1,969
< Total Healing >
1,376
10,728
< Experience >
14,003
44
< Vision Score >
21
21
< Wards Placed >
10
271
< Time Dealing CC >
245

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some important Blitzcrank against Heimerdinger matchup stats that can help you understand the differences between this set of champions. As an example, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Heimerdinger’s ratio of NaN, showing that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Heimerdinger. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Blitzcrank often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Heimerdinger. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Heimerdinger?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually loses when taking on Heimerdinger, with a 47.8% win rate. Thus, Blitzcrank makes a bad counter to Heimerdinger.

While Blitzcrank does have a lower winrate compared to Heimerdinger, when facing one another, Blitzcrank also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Blitzcrank into Heimerdinger.

Additionally, Blitzcrank also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger matchups, Heimerdinger is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Blitzcrank is a garbage counter for Heimerdinger. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 1,695 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 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Blitzcrank to counter Heimerdinger during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank on average gets a lot less CS compared to Heimerdinger. Champs who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Blitzcrank versus Heimerdinger build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better against Heimerdinger than with most other typical builds. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average win rate of 47.8% battling Heimerdinger with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Heimerdinger as Blitzcrank, Blitzcrank players should use the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Blitzcrank vs Heimerdinger LoL games, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 47.8% winrate overall.

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