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

Corki vs Vex

How to Beat Vex as Corki in LoL Vex is in the b tier of champions
Marksman
Mage

How to Beat Vex as Corki

based on 697 Corki vs Vex matchups
Win Rate
48.2 %
K/D/A
2.09
Pick Rate
2.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Vex as Corki came out of an examination of 697 ranked rounds where both champs battled one another. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Corki fights Vex in only 2.9% of his games.

Corki vs Vex Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Corki has done a below average job of countering Vex. On average, he wins a lowly 48.2% of games the champs face each other in. In Corki versus Vex games, Corki’s side is 0.2% less likely to gain first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Vex.

Best Corki vs Vex 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 TempestMuramanaMaw of Malmortius

Optional Items

Ravenous HydraShadowflameEssence 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 Vex as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Vex

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.

Corki vs Vex Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
48.2 %
VS
Win Rate
51.8 %
Vex Image
6.4
< Kills >
7.4
6.4
< Deaths >
5.5
7
< Assists >
7.8
1.52
< Killing Sprees >
1.72
183
< Minions Killed >
156
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.44
3,315
< Physical Damage >
1,336
19,983
< Magic Damage >
20,950
1,349
< True Damage >
1,186
24,648
< Damage Dealt >
23,472
20,553
< Damage Taken >
19,780
12,809
< Gold Earned >
11,524
1.84
< Towers >
1.82
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,120
< Total Healing >
2,004
14,528
< Experience >
14,068
20
< Vision Score >
22
10
< Wards Placed >
10
174
< Time Dealing CC >
536

How to Counter Vex with Corki in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several significant Corki versus Vex matchup stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Vex’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Vex..

Corki usually has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Vex. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Corki and Vex

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Vex
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Vex

Who is Better, Corki or Vex?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Corki usually loses when facing off against Vex, with a 48.2% win rate. As a result, Corki makes a poor counter for Vex.

While Corki does have a lower winrate compared to Vex, when they face off with one another, Corki also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champion to learn. You should be careful when picking Corki into Vex.

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

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

Corki is a somewhat poor counter to Vex. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Corki against Vex.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Vex Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vex as Corki, we analyzed 697 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 Vex 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 Vex during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki typically accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Vex. Champs who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Corki versus Vex build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Maw of Malmortius. When Corki used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Vex than with many other common item sets. In fact, Corki had an average win rate of 48.2% when countering Vex with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Vex as Corki, Corki players 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. Of all the runes players used for Corki vs Vex counter picks, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.2% winrate overall.

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