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

Corki vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Corki in LoL Heimerdinger is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Mage Support

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Corki

based on 538 Corki vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
45.7 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League matches every week. Within our data, Corki did battle with Heimerdinger 538 times. With so many matchups for Corki versus Heimerdinger gives us confidence in our capacity to produce enlightening data and a pro build to wreck Heimerdinger. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Corki is forced to battle against Heimerdinger in only 2.2% of his matches.

Corki vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki does a pathetic job of countering Heimerdinger. Normally, he wins a lowly 45.7% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Corki vs Heimerdinger matches, Corki’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Best Corki vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordTear of the Goddess

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestMuramanaRavenous Hydra

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusShadowflame

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
Domination Taste of BloodUltimate Hunter
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 Heimerdinger as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Heimerdinger

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 Heimerdinger

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Corki vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
45.7 %
VS
Win Rate
54.3 %
Heimerdinger Image
6.4
< Kills >
5
5.7
< Deaths >
6.1
7
< Assists >
7.3
1.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.14
179
< Minions Killed >
156
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.54
3,357
< Physical Damage >
815
20,010
< Magic Damage >
24,069
1,328
< True Damage >
826
24,696
< Damage Dealt >
25,711
21,020
< Damage Taken >
19,422
12,705
< Gold Earned >
11,363
1.75
< Towers >
2.1
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
2,349
< Total Healing >
1,615
14,757
< Experience >
14,370
19
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
10
213
< Time Dealing CC >
247

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature some vital Corki against Heimerdinger counter statistics that may help you grasp the distinctions between the two. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Heimerdinger’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Heimerdinger..

Corki normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Heimerdinger. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Corki and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Corki or Heimerdinger?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Corki usually loses when playing against Heimerdinger, with a 45.7% win rate. Therefore, Corki makes a bad counter for Heimerdinger.

While Corki does have a much lower win rate compared to Heimerdinger, when they face off with one another, Corki also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging character to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Corki into Heimerdinger.

Furthermore, Corki also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Corki vs Heimerdinger matchups, Heimerdinger is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Corki is a trash counter for Heimerdinger. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Corki against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Corki, we analyzed 538 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 Heimerdinger 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 truly master Corki in order to counter Heimerdinger during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki typically accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Heimerdinger. Champions who on average don't take much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Corki versus Heimerdinger build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Ravenous Hydra. When Corki incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Heimerdinger than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Corki had an average win rate of 45.7% battling Heimerdinger with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Heimerdinger as Corki, Corki players should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Taste of Blood, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Corki vs Heimerdinger counterpicks, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 45.7% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Heimerdinger as Corki are given for every ranked division. To scope the stats and builds to a distinct player tier, you may use the selection menu earlier on the page.