How to Win Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn Counter Matchup Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions

Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn

How to Beat Caitlyn as Cassiopeia in LoL Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Caitlyn as Cassiopeia

based on 1,615 Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn matchups
Win Rate
51.8 %
K/D/A
2.13
Pick Rate
5.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends games each week. Within our database, Cassiopeia fought Caitlyn in 1615 matches. Using so many matchups for Cassiopeia versus Caitlyn gives us a lot of faith in our ability to provide useful data and a supported build to counter your foe. This champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Cassiopeia has to counter Caitlyn in only 5.7% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia has done a decent job of beating Caitlyn. Typically, she wins a acceptable 51.8% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Cassiopeia against Caitlyn games, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Caitlyn.

Best Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalLost Chapter

Core Cassiopeia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapSeraph's EmbraceZhonya's HourglassVoid Staff

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Cassiopeia's passive ability p
Cassiopeia q ability q
Cassiopeia w ability w
Cassiopeia e ability e
Cassiopeia's ultimate ability r
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E
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Q
3
W
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E
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E
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R
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Guide to Countering Caitlyn as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Caitlyn

Lead your enemy when targeting with Noxious Blast to ensure the hit.

Use Twin Fang on poisoned stationary targets like monsters and units stunned by her Petrifying Gaze for maximum damage.

Advice to Win Against Caitlyn

You can intercept Ace in the Hole's missile from hitting an ally if you stand in its path.

Keep behind allied minions if Caitlyn is harassing you with Piltover Peacemaker (it deals less damage with each subsequent target).

Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
51.8 %
VS
Win Rate
48.2 %
Caitlyn Image
6.8
< Kills >
6.6
6.1
< Deaths >
5.7
6.2
< Assists >
6.8
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
1.5
167
< Minions Killed >
172
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.56
614
< Physical Damage >
18,363
21,411
< Magic Damage >
1,398
577
< True Damage >
938
22,602
< Damage Dealt >
20,700
24,463
< Damage Taken >
18,975
11,648
< Gold Earned >
12,046
1.79
< Towers >
2.59
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
5,476
< Total Healing >
3,211
14,178
< Experience >
12,593
19
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
8
433
< Time Dealing CC >
72

How to Counter Caitlyn with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several significant Cassiopeia vs. Caitlyn counter statistics that may help you understand the differences between the two. As an example, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Caitlyn’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Caitlyn..

Cassiopeia normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Caitlyn. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Caitlyn

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Caitlyn

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Caitlyn?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when trying to fight Caitlyn, with a 51.8% win rate. Thus, Cassiopeia makes a good counter to Caitlyn.

While Cassiopeia does have a higher winrate compared to Caitlyn, when on opposite teams, Cassiopeia also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Cassiopeia into Caitlynas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Cassiopeia has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Caitlyn. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champion with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Cassiopeia is a decent counter for Caitlyn. Make sure you focus your actions on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Cassiopeia against Caitlyn.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Caitlyn as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 1,615 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 Caitlyn as Cassiopeia 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 Cassiopeia to counter Caitlyn during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Caitlyn. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Cassiopeia versus Caitlyn build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Demonic Embrace. When Cassiopeia used at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when facing Caitlyn than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average winrate of 51.8% when playing against Caitlyn with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of beating Caitlyn as Cassiopeia, Cassiopeia players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Cassiopeia vs Caitlyn clashes, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.8% win rate overall.

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