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

Cassiopeia vs Shaco

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

based on 992 Cassiopeia vs Shaco matchups
Win Rate
47.9 %
K/D/A
2.05
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Shaco as Cassiopeia came out of an examination of 992 ranked matches where both champs clashed against one another. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Cassiopeia encounters Shaco in only 3.5% of her rounds.

Cassiopeia vs Shaco Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Cassiopeia does a below average job of countering Shaco. Normally, she wins a lowly 47.9% of games the champions battle one another in. In Cassiopeia vs Shaco games, Cassiopeia’s team is 0.1% less probable to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Shaco.

Best Cassiopeia vs Shaco Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Cassiopeia Items

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

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapSeraph's EmbraceMorellonomiconZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport 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 Armor
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
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Shaco as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Shaco

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 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.

Cassiopeia vs Shaco Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
47.9 %
VS
Win Rate
52.1 %
Shaco Image
7.1
< Kills >
7.7
6.5
< Deaths >
5.9
6.2
< Assists >
8.5
1.62
< Killing Sprees >
1.81
171
< Minions Killed >
34
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
1.2
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.48
591
< Physical Damage >
6,196
21,962
< Magic Damage >
12,543
612
< True Damage >
2,071
23,166
< Damage Dealt >
20,811
26,402
< Damage Taken >
24,455
12,072
< Gold Earned >
11,683
1.75
< Towers >
1.36
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.26
6,026
< Total Healing >
5,714
14,676
< Experience >
13,354
19
< Vision Score >
27
9
< Wards Placed >
8
478
< Time Dealing CC >
656

How to Counter Shaco with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats shown here show several critical Cassiopeia vs. Shaco matchup stats that may help us understand the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Shaco’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Shaco..

Cassiopeia typically has a similar longest kill spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Shaco. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Shaco

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Shaco
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Shaco

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Shaco?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cassiopeia usually loses when playing against Shaco, with a 47.9% win rate. As a result, Cassiopeia makes a poor counter to Shaco.

While Cassiopeia does have a lower winrate than Shaco, when facing one another, Cassiopeia also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult champion to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Cassiopeia into Shacoas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Shaco matchups, Shaco is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a terribly counter for Shaco. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Cassiopeia against Shaco.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Shaco Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shaco as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 992 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 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 truly master Cassiopeia to counter Shaco during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often accumulates much more CS compared to Shaco. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Cassiopeia versus Shaco 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 a lot better countering Shaco than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Cassiopeia had an average winrate of 47.9% when countering Shaco with this build.

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Shaco as Cassiopeia, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Cassiopeia vs Shaco counters, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.9% win rate overall.

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