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

Cassiopeia vs Skarner

How to Beat Skarner as Cassiopeia in LoL Skarner is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Skarner as Cassiopeia

based on 161 Cassiopeia vs Skarner matchups
Win Rate
54 %
K/D/A
2.13
Pick Rate
0.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL matches each week. Within our dataset, Cassiopeia faced off against Skarner 161 times. Using so many games with Cassiopeia versus Skarner provides us faith in our capability to provide enlightening data and a pro build to defeat your opposition. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Cassiopeia is forced to battle against Skarner in only 0.6% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Skarner Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia does a great job of countering Skarner. Normally, she wins a terrific 54.0% of matches the champions face off with each other in. In Cassiopeia versus Skarner rounds, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood versus Skarner.

Best Cassiopeia vs Skarner 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 AnguishSeraph's EmbraceRylai's Crystal Scepter

Optional Items

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
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
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
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
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R
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Skarner as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Skarner

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 Skarner

Skarner is especially dangerous when inside Crystal Spire zones his team controls. Try to capture them ahead of time if a fight may break out around them.

Skarner can't harm you very much outside of short range, so stay away from him!

Skarner's Move Speed is increased as long as his shield, Crystalline Exoskeleton, persists. Attack him to lower his speed.

Cassiopeia vs Skarner Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
54 %
VS
Win Rate
46 %
Skarner Image
6.8
< Kills >
4.3
6.3
< Deaths >
5.2
6.6
< Assists >
9.6
1.63
< Killing Sprees >
0.94
167
< Minions Killed >
47
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
1.23
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.45
625
< Physical Damage >
7,091
22,251
< Magic Damage >
4,437
546
< True Damage >
1,070
23,423
< Damage Dealt >
12,599
24,811
< Damage Taken >
26,976
11,627
< Gold Earned >
10,588
1.75
< Towers >
1.38
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
5,350
< Total Healing >
5,987
13,765
< Experience >
13,042
19
< Vision Score >
22
8
< Wards Placed >
7
432
< Time Dealing CC >
676

How to Counter Skarner with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some influential Cassiopeia versus Skarner counter stats that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Skarner’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Skarner..

Cassiopeia normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her counter does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Skarner. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Skarner

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Skarner
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Skarner

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Skarner?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when facing off against Skarner, with a 54.0% win rate. Thus, Cassiopeia makes a great counter to Skarner.

While Cassiopeia does have a much higher winrate compared to Skarner, when they face off with one another, Cassiopeia also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging champ to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Cassiopeia into Skarneras her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

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

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Skarner matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a great counter for Skarner. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Cassiopeia against Skarner.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Skarner Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Skarner as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 161 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 Skarner 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 in order to counter Skarner during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia most often picks up much more CS as Skarner. Champions who on average don't earn much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values reported here to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Cassiopeia versus Skarner build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Rylai's Crystal Scepter. When Cassiopeia combined at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better countering Skarner than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average winrate of 54.0% when countering Skarner with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Skarner as Cassiopeia, Cassiopeia players should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Cassiopeia vs Skarner LoL games, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.0% winrate overall.

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