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

Corki vs Nami

How to Beat Nami as Corki in LoL Nami is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Support Mage

How to Beat Nami as Corki

based on 1,087 Corki vs Nami matchups
Win Rate
46 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
4.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League games that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Nami as Corki resulted from an analysis of 1087 ranked rounds where both champions fought each other. This champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Corki encounters Nami in only 4.5% of his rounds.

Corki vs Nami Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki does a terrible job of countering Nami. On average, he wins a lowly 46.0% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Corki vs Nami rounds, Corki’s team is 0.1% less likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Nami.

Best Corki vs Nami Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRavenous HydraShadowflame

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusEssence ReaverVoid StaffMuramana

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 Armor
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 Nami as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Nami

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 Nami

Tidal Wave has a very long range but travels slowly, be aware of when it is coming your way as you can move out of its path.

Try to avoid fighting an opponent affected by Tidecaller's Blessing, it lasts a short duration so waiting it out can help you greatly.

Aqua Prison is a very powerful ability with a long cooldown, take advantage of the situation if Nami misses this ability.

Corki vs Nami Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
46 %
VS
Win Rate
54 %
Nami Image
6.4
< Kills >
2
6.1
< Deaths >
5.3
6.7
< Assists >
16.3
1.47
< Killing Sprees >
0.38
181
< Minions Killed >
14
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.64
3,503
< Physical Damage >
908
20,834
< Magic Damage >
7,503
1,398
< True Damage >
733
25,735
< Damage Dealt >
9,145
20,046
< Damage Taken >
16,007
12,775
< Gold Earned >
8,353
1.87
< Towers >
2.46
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,110
< Total Healing >
10,388
14,390
< Experience >
11,016
20
< Vision Score >
55
10
< Wards Placed >
25
182
< Time Dealing CC >
188

How to Counter Nami with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several significant Corki vs. Nami matchup stats that may help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nami’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Nami. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Corki usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he takes more damage than Nami. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Corki and Nami

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Nami
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Nami

Who is Better, Corki or Nami?

Both League champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Corki usually loses when taking on Nami, with a 46.0% win rate. As a result, Corki makes a poor counter to Nami.

While Corki does have a lower winrate compared to Nami, when they face off with one another, Corki also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult champ to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Corki into Nami.

Furthermore, Corki has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nami. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Corki vs Nami matchups, Nami is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Corki is a bad counter for Nami. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Corki against Nami.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Nami Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nami as Corki, we analyzed 1,087 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 Nami 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 truly master Corki to counter Nami during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki typically gets much more CS compared to Nami. Champions who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Corki versus Nami build include Luden's Tempest, Ravenous Hydra, and Shadowflame. When Corki used at least these three items in his build, he performed much better against Nami than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Corki boasted an average win rate of 46.0% when playing against Nami with this counter build.

To have the best chance of coming out on top against Nami 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. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Corki vs Nami counter picks, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 46.0% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Nami as Corki are given for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to filter the stats and builds to a specific skill level, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.