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

Blitzcrank vs Shaco

How to Beat Shaco as Blitzcrank in LoL Shaco is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Shaco as Blitzcrank

based on 2,780 Blitzcrank vs Shaco matchups
Win Rate
48.6 %
K/D/A
2.32
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter stats from the millions of ranked League matches that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Shaco as Blitzcrank resulted from an analysis of 2780 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Shaco in only 3.7% of his games.

Blitzcrank vs Shaco Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank does a poor job of countering Shaco. Normally, he wins a acceptable 48.6% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Blitzcrank against Shaco matches, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.2% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood against Shaco.

Best Blitzcrank vs Shaco 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 SolariFrozen HeartBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Knight's VowZeke's ConvergencePauldrons of WhiterockThornmail

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

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
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
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 Shaco as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Shaco

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 Shaco

If Shaco uses Deceive to enter a fight he won't be able to quickly use it again to get away. Work with your team to quickly focus him down.

If Shaco is doing well early-game, it is worth the investment to place Stealth Wards near his Jungle camps.

Blitzcrank vs Shaco Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
48.6 %
VS
Win Rate
51.4 %
Shaco Image
2.3
< Kills >
7.1
6.3
< Deaths >
5.6
12.3
< Assists >
8.6
0.42
< Killing Sprees >
1.62
34
< Minions Killed >
37
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
1.11
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.44
2,482
< Physical Damage >
5,378
5,852
< Magic Damage >
12,581
805
< True Damage >
1,988
9,140
< Damage Dealt >
19,947
22,730
< Damage Taken >
23,717
8,023
< Gold Earned >
11,368
1.28
< Towers >
1.39
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
1,929
< Total Healing >
5,459
10,687
< Experience >
13,087
47
< Vision Score >
26
22
< Wards Placed >
8
244
< Time Dealing CC >
666

How to Counter Shaco with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several vital Blitzcrank against Shaco matchup statistics that can help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. As an example, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Shaco’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Shaco..

Blitzcrank usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Shaco. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Shaco

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Shaco
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Shaco

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Shaco?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually loses when trying to fight Shaco, with a 48.6% win rate. Therefore, Blitzcrank makes a bad counter for Shaco.

While Blitzcrank does have a lower win rate than Shaco, when they face off with one another, Blitzcrank also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Blitzcrank into Shaco.

Furthermore, Blitzcrank has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Shaco. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Shaco matchups, Shaco 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 teamfights.

Blitzcrank is a somewhat poor counter for Shaco. Focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Shaco.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Shaco Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shaco as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 2,780 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 Shaco 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 truly master Blitzcrank in order to counter Shaco 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 stats shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank typically picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Shaco. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank versus Shaco 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 did a lot better when facing Shaco than with many other typical builds. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average winrate of 48.6% when playing against Shaco with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing Shaco as Blitzcrank, Blitzcrank players should equip the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Blitzcrank vs Shaco clashes, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 48.6% win rate overall.

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