How to Win Corki vs Kog'Maw Counter Matchup Corki is in the b tier of champions

Corki vs Kog'Maw

How to Beat Kog'Maw as Corki in LoL Kog'Maw is in the b tier of champions
Marksman
Marksman Mage

How to Beat Kog'Maw as Corki

based on 350 Corki vs Kog'Maw matchups
Win Rate
50.6 %
K/D/A
2.34
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Kog'Maw as Corki resulted from an examination of 350 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This pairing is somewhat rare. Corki fights Kog'Maw in only 1.4% of his matches.

Corki vs Kog'Maw Matchup Summary

Corki does a ok job of countering Kog'Maw. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.6% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Corki vs Kog'Maw rounds, Corki’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood versus Kog'Maw.

Best Corki vs Kog'Maw Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestMuramanaShadowflame

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusRavenous Hydra

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 Kog'Maw as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Kog'Maw

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 Kog'Maw

Run away from Kog'Maw after he dies!!!!

The range on Living Artillery increases each rank.

Bio-Arcane Barrage allows Kog'Maw to kill Baron Nashor extremely early. It can be valuable to ward Nashor when Kog'Maw completes his Blade of the Ruined King.

Kog'Maw doesn't have a good escape ability, so he is especially prone to ganks.

Corki vs Kog'Maw Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
50.6 %
VS
Win Rate
49.4 %
Kog'Maw Image
6.7
< Kills >
8.2
6.1
< Deaths >
6.6
7.6
< Assists >
7.7
1.5
< Killing Sprees >
1.92
186
< Minions Killed >
172
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.25
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.55
3,746
< Physical Damage >
11,213
21,969
< Magic Damage >
13,843
1,575
< True Damage >
2,955
27,291
< Damage Dealt >
28,013
21,455
< Damage Taken >
23,449
13,200
< Gold Earned >
13,045
1.93
< Towers >
2.2
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.09
2,360
< Total Healing >
2,878
14,999
< Experience >
13,932
21
< Vision Score >
20
10
< Wards Placed >
9
184
< Time Dealing CC >
261

How to Counter Kog'Maw with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some critical Corki versus Kog'Maw matchup stats that can help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Kog'Maw’s ratio of NaN, showing that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kog'Maw..

Corki normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Kog'Maw. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Corki and Kog'Maw

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Kog'Maw
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Kog'Maw

Who is Better, Corki or Kog'Maw?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Corki usually fairs equally well when playing against Kog'Maw, with a 50.6% win rate. As a result, Corki makes an ok counter to Kog'Maw.

While Corki does have a higher win rate compared to Kog'Maw, when on opposite teams, Corki also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champ to develop with. You should be careful when picking Corki into Kog'Maw.

Additionally, Corki also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Kog'Maw. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Corki vs Kog'Maw matchups, Corki is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Corki is a decent counter for Kog'Maw. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Corki against Kog'Maw.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Kog'Maw Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kog'Maw as Corki, we analyzed 350 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 Kog'Maw 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Corki in order to counter Kog'Maw during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki most often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Kog'Maw. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Corki versus Kog'Maw build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Shadowflame. When Corki incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Kog'Maw than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Corki boasted an average winrate of 50.6% when countering Kog'Maw with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Kog'Maw as Corki, you should take 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 that we analyzed for Corki vs Kog'Maw clashes, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.6% win rate overall.

If you would like to see Corki versus Kog'Maw tips and builds for a a specific rank, please choose one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions given are computed using every game finished with these champions.