Corki vs Karthus Counter Build
How to Beat Karthus as Corki
At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League games each week. In our data, Corki battled Karthus in 583 matches. Using so many matchups for Corki vs Karthus gives us a lot of faith in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a pro build to smash your enemy.
This champion matchup is relatively rare. Corki fights Karthus in only 0.7% of his rounds. Corki does a good job of countering Karthus. On average, he wins a whopping 53.0% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Corki versus Karthus matches, Corki’s side is 4.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Karthus.
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Best Corki Items to Counter Karthus
The most important items to have in your Corki versus Karthus build consist of Muramana, Trinity Force, and Rapid Firecannon. When Corki combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better against Karthus than with most other typical builds.
Best Corki Runes to Counter Karthus
To have the best probability of crushing Karthus as Corki, Corki players should equip the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes. Of all the runes players picked for Corki vs Karthus battles, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Karthus runes to fend off Corki in order to help you realize how he will likely be setup against your champion.
Best Corki Runes
Best Karthus Runes
The following tables feature some significant Corki versus Karthus counter stats that can help you understand the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is close to Karthus’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Corki may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Karthus.
Corki typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, Corki receives a similar amount of damage to Karthus. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.
Corki often tallies many more minion kills than Karthus. Champs who on average don't amass many minion kills typically do not require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling well off their abilities alone. However, champions with a lot of CS, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the values presented here to do well.
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How We Analyze Our Matchups
For this counter guide, we analyzed 583 Corki vs Karthus 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 Karthus 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.