How to Win Corki vs Diana Counter Matchup Corki is in the b tier of champions

Corki vs Diana

How to Beat Diana as Corki in LoL Diana is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Fighter Mage

How to Beat Diana as Corki

based on 1,685 Corki vs Diana matchups
Win Rate
46.3 %
K/D/A
2.31
Pick Rate
6.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Diana as Corki resulted from an analysis of 1685 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This particular champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Corki encounters Diana in only 6.9% of his matches.

Corki vs Diana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki does a pathetic job of beating Diana. On average, he wins a lowly 46.3% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Corki against Diana rounds, Corki’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, implying that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Diana.

Best Corki vs Diana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCull

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestMuramanaVoid Staff

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusShadowflameRavenous HydraZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Corki's passive ability p
Corki q ability q
Corki w ability w
Corki e ability e
Corki's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Diana as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Diana

Phosphorus Bomb can be used to reveal enemy units that might be hiding in a nearby patch of brush.

Corki can continue to attack while using Gatling Gun. Maximizing Gatling Gun is key to mastering Corki.

Valkyrie can be used defensively as well, so try using it for a quick escape.

Advice to Win Against Diana

Pale Cascade orbs only last a few seconds. Avoid Diana and engage her after the shield dissipates.

Diana can play very aggressively if she uses Lunar Rush without Moonlight, but you can punish her by slowing or stunning her when she has no way to get back into position.

Dodge Crescent Strike, or move to safety if you are affected by Moonlight.

Corki vs Diana Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
46.3 %
VS
Win Rate
53.7 %
Diana Image
6.2
< Kills >
7.4
5.8
< Deaths >
5.8
7.2
< Assists >
7.2
1.44
< Killing Sprees >
1.66
180
< Minions Killed >
65
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
1.4
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.54
3,364
< Physical Damage >
2,571
19,738
< Magic Damage >
16,554
1,229
< True Damage >
1,195
24,332
< Damage Dealt >
20,321
19,292
< Damage Taken >
26,968
12,469
< Gold Earned >
12,555
1.77
< Towers >
2.01
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.37
2,020
< Total Healing >
6,764
14,282
< Experience >
14,275
19
< Vision Score >
22
9
< Wards Placed >
5
184
< Time Dealing CC >
162

How to Counter Diana with Corki in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several vital Corki against Diana matchup statistics that may help you grasp the differences between the pair. For instance, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Diana’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Diana..

Corki typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Diana. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Corki and Diana

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Diana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Diana

Who is Better, Corki or Diana?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Corki usually loses when trying to fight Diana, with a 46.3% win rate. As a result, Corki makes a poor counter for Diana.

While Corki does have a lower winrate than Diana, when facing one another, Corki also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult champion to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Corki into Diana.

Moreover, Corki also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Diana. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Corki vs Diana matchups, Diana is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Corki is a garbage counter for Diana. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Corki against Diana.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Diana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Diana as Corki, we analyzed 1,685 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 Diana as Corki 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 Corki to counter Diana during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki usually picks up more CS compared to Diana. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Corki versus Diana build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Void Staff. When Corki included at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs Diana than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Corki had an average win rate of 46.3% when playing against Diana with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of beating Diana as Corki, you should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Corki vs Diana counter picks, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 46.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Diana as Corki are given for all skill levels combined. If you want to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct division, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.