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

Corki vs Nautilus

How to Beat Nautilus as Corki in LoL Nautilus is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Nautilus as Corki

based on 907 Corki vs Nautilus matchups
Win Rate
53.4 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Nautilus as Corki came out of an examination of 907 ranked matches where both champs fought each other. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Corki has to counter Nautilus in only 3.7% of his matches.

Corki vs Nautilus Matchup Summary

Corki does a good job of beating Nautilus. Normally, he wins a whopping 53.4% of the time the champions face each other in. In Corki against Nautilus games, Corki’s side is 0.3% less expected to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't get first blood against Nautilus.

Best Corki vs Nautilus 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

Essence ReaverMaw 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 Nautilus as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Nautilus

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 Nautilus

While Nautilus is shielded, he is capable of dealing large amounts of area of effect damage with his basic attacks - consider taking down the shield if you have time.

If Nautilus uses Riptide right next to you, hold in place until the ripple effect finishes before running. Running early will run straight into the secondary explosions, causing you to take additional damage and slow.

Corki vs Nautilus Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
53.4 %
VS
Win Rate
46.6 %
Nautilus Image
6.2
< Kills >
2.1
6
< Deaths >
6.6
8
< Assists >
13.1
1.45
< Killing Sprees >
0.36
178
< Minions Killed >
37
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.4
3,414
< Physical Damage >
2,254
20,031
< Magic Damage >
5,363
1,310
< True Damage >
816
24,756
< Damage Dealt >
8,434
19,295
< Damage Taken >
21,411
12,603
< Gold Earned >
7,978
2.04
< Towers >
1.41
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
1,964
< Total Healing >
1,677
14,239
< Experience >
10,526
20
< Vision Score >
47
9
< Wards Placed >
22
193
< Time Dealing CC >
330

How to Counter Nautilus with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some vital Corki versus Nautilus counter stats that may help us explain the differences between this set of champs. For instance, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Nautilus’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Nautilus. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Corki often has a much larger longest killing spree than his foe does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Nautilus. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Corki and Nautilus

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Nautilus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Nautilus

Who is Better, Corki or Nautilus?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Corki usually wins when facing off against Nautilus, with a 53.4% win rate. As a result, Corki makes a great counter to Nautilus.

While Corki does have a higher winrate than Nautilus, when they face off with one another, Corki also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champion to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Corki into Nautilus.

Additionally, Corki also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nautilus. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Corki vs Nautilus matchups, Corki is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Corki is a great counter for Nautilus. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Corki against Nautilus.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Nautilus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nautilus as Corki, we analyzed 907 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 Nautilus 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 Nautilus during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki most often picks up much more CS relative to Nautilus. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. 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, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to use in your Corki versus Nautilus build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Ravenous Hydra. When Corki combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Nautilus than with most other common builds. In fact, Corki had an average winrate of 53.4% battling Nautilus with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Nautilus as Corki, Corki players 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 runes players chose for Corki vs Nautilus battles, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 53.4% win rate overall.

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