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

Blitzcrank vs Taric

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

based on 1,208 Blitzcrank vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
44.2 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League games each and every week. In our dataset, Blitzcrank faced off against Taric 1208 times. Using so many matchups for Blitzcrank versus Taric gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide actionable statistics and a recommended build to destroy your opposition. This matchup is fairly rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Taric in only 2.3% of his matches.

Blitzcrank vs Taric Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank does a pathetic job of countering Taric. Normally, he wins a lowly 44.2% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Blitzcrank vs Taric rounds, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood against Taric.

Best Blitzcrank vs Taric Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalKindlegem

Core Blitzcrank Items

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

Optional Items

Zeke's ConvergencePauldrons of Whiterock

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 e
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out w

Runes

Inspiration Glacial Augment Hextech FlashtraptionBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
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
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Taric as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Taric

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 Taric

Taric's ultimate, Cosmic Radiance, has a long delay before its effect. Try to quickly assess whether to disengage the fight or attempt to kill his allies before it goes off.

Taric reduces his spell cooldowns by basic attacking enemies with Bravado. Try to kite him in teamfights and punish him for approaching the minion wave in lane.

Blitzcrank vs Taric Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
44.2 %
VS
Win Rate
55.8 %
Taric Image
2.1
< Kills >
2.1
6.3
< Deaths >
6.1
12.7
< Assists >
15.1
0.35
< Killing Sprees >
0.38
34
< Minions Killed >
38
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.64
2,389
< Physical Damage >
1,992
5,644
< Magic Damage >
4,821
779
< True Damage >
672
8,812
< Damage Dealt >
7,485
20,760
< Damage Taken >
21,640
7,630
< Gold Earned >
8,133
1.28
< Towers >
2.47
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
1,624
< Total Healing >
10,761
9,813
< Experience >
10,470
44
< Vision Score >
41
21
< Wards Placed >
18
236
< Time Dealing CC >
248

How to Counter Taric with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some valuable Blitzcrank vs. Taric matchup stats that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Taric’s ratio of NaN, showing that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Taric..

Blitzcrank normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Taric. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Taric

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Taric?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually loses when trying to fight Taric, with a 44.2% win rate. As a result, Blitzcrank makes a poor counter to Taric.

While Blitzcrank does have a much lower win rate compared to Taric, when they face off with one another, Blitzcrank also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Blitzcrank into Taric.

Furthermore, Blitzcrank also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Taric. 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 Taric matchups, Taric is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Blitzcrank is a bad counter for Taric. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Taric.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Taric Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taric as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 1,208 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 Taric 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 to counter Taric during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Taric. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Blitzcrank versus Taric build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Taric than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank boasted an average win rate of 44.2% battling Taric with this build.

To have the best likelihood of beating Taric as Blitzcrank, you should take 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 used for Blitzcrank vs Taric counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 44.2% winrate overall.

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