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

Blitzcrank vs Nilah

How to Beat Nilah as Blitzcrank in LoL Nilah is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Nilah as Blitzcrank

based on 4,082 Blitzcrank vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
47.3 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
5.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Nilah as Blitzcrank came out of an examination of 4082 ranked games where both champions opposed each other. This counter pairing is somewhat uncommon. Blitzcrank encounters Nilah in only 5.5% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank does a dismal job of beating Nilah. On average, he wins a lowly 47.3% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Blitzcrank vs Nilah games, Blitzcrank’s side is 0.2% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Nilah.

Best Blitzcrank vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsMobility Boots

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariFrozen HeartBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Knight's VowForce of NatureZeke's ConvergenceThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
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
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
W
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Nilah

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.

Blitzcrank vs Nilah Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
47.3 %
VS
Win Rate
52.7 %
Nilah Image
2.2
< Kills >
6.9
6.2
< Deaths >
6.7
12.7
< Assists >
7.8
0.39
< Killing Sprees >
1.6
34
< Minions Killed >
162
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.22
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.59
2,492
< Physical Damage >
18,064
5,885
< Magic Damage >
252
839
< True Damage >
671
9,218
< Damage Dealt >
18,986
21,069
< Damage Taken >
23,947
7,774
< Gold Earned >
12,084
1.31
< Towers >
2.7
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
1,566
< Total Healing >
5,200
10,351
< Experience >
13,161
42
< Vision Score >
17
20
< Wards Placed >
8
232
< Time Dealing CC >
93

How to Counter Nilah with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some critical Blitzcrank versus Nilah counter statistics that may help us understand the differences between the pair. For instance, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nilah’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Nilah. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Blitzcrank normally has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Nilah. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Nilah

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Nilah?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Blitzcrank usually loses when trying to fight Nilah, with a 47.3% win rate. As a result, Blitzcrank makes a bad counter to Nilah.

While Blitzcrank does have a lower win rate than Nilah, when facing one another, Blitzcrank also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Blitzcrank into Nilah.

Furthermore, Blitzcrank has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nilah. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Nilah matchups, Nilah is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Blitzcrank is a terribly counter to Nilah. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Nilah.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 4,082 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 Nilah 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Blitzcrank to counter Nilah during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank typically gets a lot less CS as Nilah. Champs who on average don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Blitzcrank versus Nilah build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank included at least these three items in his build, he performed much better versus Nilah than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank boasted an average winrate of 47.3% battling Nilah with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Nilah as Blitzcrank, Blitzcrank players should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Blitzcrank vs Nilah matchups, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 47.3% winrate overall.

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