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

Corki vs Tristana

How to Beat Tristana as Corki in LoL Tristana is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Tristana as Corki

based on 900 Corki vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
43.3 %
K/D/A
2.14
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. In our database, Corki did battle with Tristana 900 times. Including so many games with Corki vs Tristana gives us faith in our capability to prepare enlightening statistics and a pro build to defeat Tristana. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Corki has to counter Tristana in only 3.7% of his rounds.

Corki vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki has done a awful job of beating Tristana. Typically, he wins a lowly 43.3% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Corki against Tristana rounds, Corki’s side is 0.3% less expected to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Tristana.

Best Corki vs Tristana 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 TempestMuramanaMaw of Malmortius

Optional Items

Essence ReaverRavenous HydraVoid StaffShadowflame

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 Tristana as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Tristana

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 Tristana

Stand away from your creeps in a lane to take less collateral damage from Explosive Charge.

If you see Tristana activate Rapid Fire in a fight, stun her and try to back off until the spell dissipates.

Corki vs Tristana Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
43.3 %
VS
Win Rate
56.7 %
Tristana Image
6.4
< Kills >
7.9
6.3
< Deaths >
5.9
7.1
< Assists >
6.1
1.51
< Killing Sprees >
1.76
174
< Minions Killed >
166
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.26
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.72
3,510
< Physical Damage >
16,077
20,563
< Magic Damage >
2,180
1,409
< True Damage >
2,107
25,483
< Damage Dealt >
20,365
20,395
< Damage Taken >
21,673
12,555
< Gold Earned >
13,030
1.79
< Towers >
3.08
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
2,144
< Total Healing >
3,167
14,249
< Experience >
13,226
18
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
9
186
< Time Dealing CC >
57

How to Counter Tristana with Corki in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore some critical Corki against Tristana counter stats that may help us appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Tristana’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Tristana..

Corki typically has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Tristana. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Corki and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Tristana

Who is Better, Corki or Tristana?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Corki usually loses when playing against Tristana, with a 43.3% win rate. Therefore, Corki makes a bad counter for Tristana.

While Corki does have a much lower win rate compared to Tristana, when facing one another, Corki also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Corki into Tristana.

Additionally, Corki has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Tristana. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, 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 Tristana matchups, Tristana is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Corki is a terribly counter for Tristana. Focus your actions on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Corki against Tristana.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Corki, we analyzed 900 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 Tristana 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

To truly master Corki in order to counter Tristana during both the early game 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 listen to the build and tips shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki most often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Tristana. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Corki versus Tristana build consist of Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Maw of Malmortius. When Corki incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Tristana than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Corki had an average win rate of 43.3% battling Tristana with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of crushing Tristana as Corki, Corki players should use 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 picked for Corki vs Tristana battles, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 43.3% win rate overall.

If you want to get Corki vs Tristana tips and builds for a an individual division rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and strategies given are calculated using every game played with these champions.