Blitzcrank vs Skarner Counter Build

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

How to Beat Skarner as Blitzcrank

1,129 Blitzcrank vs Skarner Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League games that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Skarner as Blitzcrank came out of an analysis of 1129 ranked games where both champs fought one another. This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Skarner in only 0.5% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank does a average job of countering Skarner. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Blitzcrank against Skarner games, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood against Skarner.

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Best Blitzcrank Items to Counter Skarner

The ideal items to use in your Blitzcrank versus Skarner build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better against Skarner than with many other common item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average winrate of 61.1% when countering Skarner with this counter build.

Best Blitzcrank Runes to Counter Skarner

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the highest chance of crushing Skarner as Blitzcrank, you 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 builds that we analyzed for Blitzcrank vs Skarner counterpicks, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.3% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Skarner runes to fight back against Blitzcrank to help you infer how he will likely be played to try to beat you.


2.5 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 4.3


5.7 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 5.4


12.2 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 10.1

Blitzcrank vs Skarner Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some vital Blitzcrank vs. Skarner matchup statistics that can help us figure out the differences between the two. Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is nearly equal to Skarner’s KDA ratio of 2.7, showing that Blitzcrank may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Skarner..

Blitzcrank usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Skarner. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Blitzcrank usually totals a similar number of minion kills than Skarner. Champs that do not earn much CS usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to beat the values displayed here to do well.

If you need to get Blitzcrank x Skarner tips and counter stats for a an individual rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu provided above. If viewing for the first time, the stats and strategies displayed are computed using all matches played with these champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.5 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 1.02

Largest Multi-Kill

0.91 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 1.18

Damage Dealt

8,596 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 11,120

Damage Taken

19,078 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 24,713

Healing Done

1,701 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 6,561

Vision Score

43 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 21

Gold Earned

7,802 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 10,134

Minions Killed

33 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 34

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 1.35

Barons Killed

0.01 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 0.27


1.49 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 1.46


0.43 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 0.39

CC Duration (sec)

130 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 615

Experience Earned

9,960 | Blitzcrank Skarner | 12,332

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,129 Blitzcrank vs Skarner 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 Skarner 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.