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Diana vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Diana in LoL Heimerdinger is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Diana

based on 3,675 Diana vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
49 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our dataset, Diana faced Heimerdinger in 3675 games. With so many games with Diana vs Heimerdinger provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare actionable stats and a supported build to shatter Heimerdinger. This particular counter pairing is relatively rare. Diana fights Heimerdinger in only 2.2% of her rounds.

Diana vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Diana does a dismal job of countering Heimerdinger. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.0% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Diana versus Heimerdinger rounds, Diana’s side is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood against Heimerdinger.

Best Diana vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandRecurve Bow

Core Diana Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceShadowflameThornmailZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Diana to level up q
>
Second ability for Diana to level up w
>
Last skill for Diana to max out e

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Diana's passive ability p
Diana q ability q
Diana w ability w
Diana e ability e
Diana's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Heimerdinger as Diana

Tips for Playing as Diana against Heimerdinger

Consider when to cast Lunar Rush without Moonlight and when to wait for another Crescent Strike.

Landing Crescent Strike is critically important, but don't be afraid to miss. The cooldown is short and the mana cost is low.

Use Moonfall and Lunar Rush to stay on targets and activate Moonsilver Blade for extra damage.

Advice to Win Against Heimerdinger

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Diana vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Diana Image
Win Rate
49 %
VS
Win Rate
51 %
Heimerdinger Image
7.6
< Kills >
4.9
6.3
< Deaths >
6.3
7.2
< Assists >
7.1
1.71
< Killing Sprees >
1.12
64
< Minions Killed >
148
1.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.17
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.52
2,603
< Physical Damage >
844
16,908
< Magic Damage >
23,525
1,173
< True Damage >
745
20,684
< Damage Dealt >
25,115
28,148
< Damage Taken >
18,557
12,506
< Gold Earned >
10,976
1.82
< Towers >
2.09
0.32
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
6,885
< Total Healing >
1,462
14,331
< Experience >
13,829
20
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
10
209
< Time Dealing CC >
236

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Diana in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize some significant Diana versus Heimerdinger matchup stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Heimerdinger..

Diana usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her counter does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Heimerdinger. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Diana and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Diana
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Diana
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Diana or Heimerdinger?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Diana usually fairs equally well when playing against Heimerdinger, with a 49.0% win rate. Therefore, Diana makes an ok counter for Heimerdinger.

While Diana does have a lower win rate compared to Heimerdinger, when they face off with one another, Diana also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Diana into Heimerdinger.

Moreover, Diana also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Diana vs Heimerdinger matchups, Heimerdinger is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Diana is a somewhat poor counter for Heimerdinger. Focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Diana against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Diana Players

How We Calculated Our Diana vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Diana, we analyzed 3,675 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 Heimerdinger as Diana 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 Diana in order to counter Heimerdinger during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Diana typically gets less CS relative to Heimerdinger. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Diana versus Heimerdinger build include Sunfire Aegis, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Diana combined at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Heimerdinger than with most other common builds. In fact, Diana boasted an average win rate of 49.0% when countering Heimerdinger with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Heimerdinger as Diana, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Diana vs Heimerdinger clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.0% win rate overall.

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