Blitzcrank vs Varus Counter Build

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

How to Beat Varus as Blitzcrank

6,476 Blitzcrank vs Varus Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League rounds that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Varus as Blitzcrank resulted from an analysis of 6476 ranked rounds where both champs engaged each other. This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Varus in only 2.8% of his games.

Blitzcrank has done a good job of countering Varus. Typically, he wins a terrific 52.3% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Blitzcrank vs Varus matches, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood versus Varus.

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Best Blitzcrank Items to Counter Varus

The most important items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank versus Varus build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Varus than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average win rate of 65.8% when playing against Varus with this build.

Best Blitzcrank Runes to Counter Varus

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the best chance of annihilating Varus as Blitzcrank, you should use the Aftershock, Demolish, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Blitzcrank vs Varus fights, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 58.2% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Varus runes to fend off Blitzcrank to help you realize how he will likely be setup against you.


2.5 | Blitzcrank Varus | 6.8


6.1 | Blitzcrank Varus | 6.4


12.3 | Blitzcrank Varus | 7.8

Blitzcrank vs Varus Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several influential Blitzcrank vs. Varus counter statistics that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is close to Varus’s ratio of 2.3, demonstrating that Blitzcrank may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Varus. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Blitzcrank often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Varus. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Blitzcrank vs Varus matchups, Blitzcrank usually totals a lot fewer minion kills than Varus. Champs that don't acquire a lot of minion kills usually do not need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off their abilities alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to top the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.47 | Blitzcrank Varus | 1.59

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Blitzcrank Varus | 1.54

Damage Dealt

8,813 | Blitzcrank Varus | 19,528

Damage Taken

20,404 | Blitzcrank Varus | 16,006

Healing Done

1,781 | Blitzcrank Varus | 3,543

Vision Score

44 | Blitzcrank Varus | 18

Gold Earned

7,904 | Blitzcrank Varus | 11,265

Minions Killed

33 | Blitzcrank Varus | 153

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Blitzcrank Varus | 0.24

Barons Killed

0.01 | Blitzcrank Varus | 0.05


1.46 | Blitzcrank Varus | 2.15


0.42 | Blitzcrank Varus | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

137 | Blitzcrank Varus | 264

Experience Earned

10,342 | Blitzcrank Varus | 12,119

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,476 Blitzcrank vs Varus 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 Varus 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.