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.
Realm of Death will cut you off from your teammates completely. Try to save mobility spells to escape Mordekaiser once inside
Damage he deals can be converted into a large shield, and consumed for health
Mordekaiser builds up a powerful damage aura when fighting champions, so keep your distance.
The stats shown here clarify several strategic Diana vs. Mordekaiser matchup stats that may help you grasp the differences between this set of champions. Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Mordekaiser..
Diana typically has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. Typically, she receives less damage than Mordekaiser. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Diana usually loses when taking on Mordekaiser, with a 46.6% win rate. Therefore, Diana makes a poor counter to Mordekaiser.
While Diana does have a lower winrate compared to Mordekaiser, when on opposite teams, Diana also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging champion to develop with. You may get destroyed when picking Diana into Mordekaiser.
Additionally, Diana has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Mordekaiser. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Diana vs Mordekaiser matchups, Mordekaiser is the better champion with a much lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.
Diana is a terribly counter for Mordekaiser. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Diana against Mordekaiser.
To learn all of the intricacies of Diana to counter Mordekaiser during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Diana usually gets less CS compared to Mordekaiser. Champs who typically don't take much CS usualy don't have to have 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 large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.
The ideal items to focus on in your Diana versus Mordekaiser build include Sunfire Aegis, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Demonic Embrace. When Diana included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better versus Mordekaiser than with many other typical builds. In fact, Diana boasted an average winrate of 46.6% when countering Mordekaiser with these items in her kit.
To have the best chance of vanquishing Mordekaiser as Diana, Diana players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Diana vs Mordekaiser face-offs, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 46.6% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Mordekaiser as Diana are presented for all skill levels combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a distinct division, you can use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.