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

Corki vs Taliyah

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

How to Beat Taliyah as Corki

based on 677 Corki vs Taliyah matchups
Win Rate
47 %
K/D/A
2.32
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Taliyah as Corki came out of an analysis of 677 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other. This pairing is fairly rare. Corki encounters Taliyah in only 2.8% of his games.

Corki vs Taliyah Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki has done a below average job of beating Taliyah. On average, he wins a lowly 47.0% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Corki vs Taliyah rounds, Corki’s side is 0.1% less expected to get first blood. This implies that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Taliyah.

Best Corki vs Taliyah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestMuramanaShadowflame

Optional Items

Essence ReaverMaw 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 Taliyah as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Taliyah

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 Taliyah

When Taliyah casts Unraveled Earth in the lane, be on the lookout for Seismic Shove. If she throws you into her minefield, the throws and stones will break your bones.

Taliyah's Threaded Volley is locked into a direction. If she's throwing rocks at you, dodge to the side!

Corki vs Taliyah Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
47 %
VS
Win Rate
53 %
Taliyah Image
6.7
< Kills >
6.4
5.9
< Deaths >
6.1
7
< Assists >
8.7
1.5
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
187
< Minions Killed >
125
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.58
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.52
3,480
< Physical Damage >
792
21,103
< Magic Damage >
21,139
1,393
< True Damage >
1,435
25,978
< Damage Dealt >
23,367
20,574
< Damage Taken >
21,604
13,030
< Gold Earned >
12,217
1.98
< Towers >
1.73
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.17
2,334
< Total Healing >
3,382
14,667
< Experience >
14,399
20
< Vision Score >
24
10
< Wards Placed >
9
166
< Time Dealing CC >
552

How to Counter Taliyah with Corki in LoL

The stats shown here feature some critical Corki vs. Taliyah matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Taliyah’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Taliyah..

Corki normally has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Taliyah. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Corki and Taliyah

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Taliyah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Taliyah

Who is Better, Corki or Taliyah?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Corki usually loses when facing off against Taliyah, with a 47.0% win rate. Thus, Corki makes a bad counter to Taliyah.

While Corki does have a lower winrate compared to Taliyah, when they face off with one another, Corki also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champ to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Corki into Taliyah.

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

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Corki vs Taliyah matchups, Taliyah is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Corki is a terribly counter for Taliyah. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Corki against Taliyah.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Taliyah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taliyah as Corki, we analyzed 677 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 Taliyah 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 in order to counter Taliyah during both the early game 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 mind the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki most often racks up a similar amount of CS as Taliyah. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The best items to have in your Corki versus Taliyah build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Shadowflame. When Corki combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better countering Taliyah than with many other common builds. In fact, Corki boasted an average winrate of 47.0% battling Taliyah with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Taliyah as Corki, you should equip 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 players used for Corki vs Taliyah matchups, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.0% winrate overall.

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