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

Corki vs Nocturne

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

based on 478 Corki vs Nocturne matchups
Win Rate
48.5 %
K/D/A
2.16
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League games that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Nocturne as Corki resulted from an evaluation of 478 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Corki encounters Nocturne in only 2.0% of his matches.

Corki vs Nocturne Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki has done a below average job of countering Nocturne. Normally, he wins a acceptable 48.5% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Corki against Nocturne games, Corki’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood against Nocturne.

Best Corki vs Nocturne 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

Ravenous HydraEssence Reaver

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 Nocturne as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Nocturne

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 Nocturne

Nocturne's Unspeakable Horror is broken with range, so try to save your movement abilities for when he casts it.

Stay close to your allies when Paranoia is cast - there is strength in numbers!

Corki vs Nocturne Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
48.5 %
VS
Win Rate
51.5 %
Nocturne Image
6.2
< Kills >
7.8
6.2
< Deaths >
5.9
7.2
< Assists >
7.5
1.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.76
178
< Minions Killed >
41
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
1.49
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.51
3,382
< Physical Damage >
15,107
19,723
< Magic Damage >
1,323
1,334
< True Damage >
1,235
24,439
< Damage Dealt >
17,665
20,156
< Damage Taken >
31,195
12,542
< Gold Earned >
12,238
1.86
< Towers >
1.73
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
2,058
< Total Healing >
11,082
14,398
< Experience >
13,851
19
< Vision Score >
22
9
< Wards Placed >
6
189
< Time Dealing CC >
570

How to Counter Nocturne with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some vital Corki vs. Nocturne counter stats that may help you realize the differences between the two. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nocturne’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nocturne..

Corki often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his matchup does. Typically, he takes less damage than Nocturne. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Corki and Nocturne

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Nocturne
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Nocturne

Who is Better, Corki or Nocturne?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Corki usually loses when trying to fight Nocturne, with a 48.5% win rate. Thus, Corki makes a poor counter to Nocturne.

While Corki does have a lower winrate compared to Nocturne, when on opposite teams, Corki also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Corki into Nocturne.

Furthermore, Corki has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nocturne. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Corki vs Nocturne matchups, Nocturne is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Corki is a somewhat poor counter to Nocturne. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Corki against Nocturne.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Nocturne Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nocturne as Corki, we analyzed 478 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 Nocturne 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 Nocturne during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki often accumulates much more CS relative to Nocturne. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Corki versus Nocturne build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Shadowflame. When Corki used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better versus Nocturne than with many other common builds. In fact, Corki boasted an average win rate of 48.5% battling Nocturne with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Nocturne 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 rune sets players chose for Corki vs Nocturne LoL games, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.5% win rate overall.

If you would like to get Corki x Nocturne tips and counter builds for a a particular rank, please select one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and strategies displayed are computed using every game completed with both champs.