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

Caitlyn vs Shaco

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

based on 5,273 Caitlyn vs Shaco matchups
Win Rate
48.7 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. Within our data, Caitlyn fought Shaco in 5273 games. Using so many games with Caitlyn versus Shaco provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide enlightening statistics and a supported build to destroy Shaco. This matchup is relatively rare. Caitlyn is forced to battle against Shaco in only 3.7% of her games.

Caitlyn vs Shaco Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn does a poor job of beating Shaco. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.7% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Caitlyn against Shaco games, Caitlyn’s side is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Shaco.

Best Caitlyn vs Shaco Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

Phantom DancerThe CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsStormrazor

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Caitlyn's passive ability p
Caitlyn q ability q
Caitlyn w ability w
Caitlyn e ability e
Caitlyn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
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
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Shaco as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Shaco

Fire 90 Caliber Net away from the opponent to close the gap or hop over walls.

Avoid using Ace in the Hole in large team melees as it might be blocked by the wrong target.

Make use of her Yordle Snap Traps by placing them pre-emptively to ensure that you'll have one off of cooldown during combat.

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.

Caitlyn vs Shaco Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
48.7 %
VS
Win Rate
51.3 %
Shaco Image
6.9
< Kills >
7.2
6.2
< Deaths >
5.8
6.7
< Assists >
8.1
1.61
< Killing Sprees >
1.66
173
< Minions Killed >
36
0.23
< Dragons Killed >
1.17
0.57
< Inhibitors >
0.42
18,378
< Physical Damage >
5,714
1,421
< Magic Damage >
11,639
862
< True Damage >
1,970
20,661
< Damage Dealt >
19,323
20,402
< Damage Taken >
24,408
12,411
< Gold Earned >
11,421
2.56
< Towers >
1.35
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
3,470
< Total Healing >
5,688
12,993
< Experience >
13,179
19
< Vision Score >
26
9
< Wards Placed >
8
77
< Time Dealing CC >
658

How to Counter Shaco with Caitlyn in LoL

The stats shown on this page emphasize several influential Caitlyn against Shaco counter statistics that may help you understand the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Shaco’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Shaco..

Caitlyn usually has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Typically, she takes less damage than Shaco. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Caitlyn and Shaco

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Shaco
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Shaco

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Shaco?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when facing off against Shaco, with a 48.7% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a poor counter to Shaco.

While Caitlyn does have a lower winrate than Shaco, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Shaco.

Moreover, Caitlyn also has only a small 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 a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn 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 team members during team fights.

Caitlyn is a somewhat poor counter to Shaco. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Shaco.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Shaco Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shaco as Caitlyn, we analyzed 5,273 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 Caitlyn 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 Caitlyn in order to counter Shaco during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn typically racks up much more CS as Shaco. Champions who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Caitlyn versus Shaco build consist of Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Caitlyn included at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better versus Shaco than with most other typical builds. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average winrate of 48.7% when countering Shaco with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Shaco as Caitlyn, you should equip the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Caitlyn vs Shaco counterpicks, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.7% winrate overall.

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