How to Win Dr. Mundo vs Karthus Counter Matchup Dr. Mundo is in the a tier of champions

Dr. Mundo vs Karthus

How to Beat Karthus as Dr. Mundo in LoL Karthus is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage

How to Beat Karthus as Dr. Mundo

based on 724 Dr. Mundo vs Karthus matchups
Win Rate
57.5 %
K/D/A
2.52
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League rounds that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Karthus as Dr. Mundo resulted from an analysis of 724 ranked matches where both champions opposed each other. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Dr. Mundo fights Karthus in only 1.5% of his matches.

Dr. Mundo vs Karthus Matchup Summary

Dr. Mundo does a great job of beating Karthus. Normally, he wins a whopping 57.5% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Dr. Mundo vs Karthus games, Dr. Mundo’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Karthus.

Best Dr. Mundo vs Karthus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalCloth Armor

Core Dr. Mundo Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletSpirit VisageForce of Nature

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorThornmailRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Dr. Mundo to level up q
>
Second ability for Dr. Mundo to level up e
>
Last skill for Dr. Mundo to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
Dr. Mundo's passive ability p
Dr. Mundo q ability q
Dr. Mundo w ability w
Dr. Mundo e ability e
Dr. Mundo'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 Karthus as Dr. Mundo

Tips for Playing as Dr. Mundo against Karthus

Spirit Visage will increase the healing done by your ultimate and lower cooldowns on all of your abilities.

A well-timed Sadism can bait enemy champions into attacking you even when they lack the damage to finish you.

Cleavers are a powerful tool for killing neutral monsters. Instead of returning to base, farm neutral monsters until your ultimate can heal you.

Advice to Win Against Karthus

Karthus can cast spells for a short duration after he is killed. Move away from his corpse to be safe.

Make sure you always have enough health to survive Requiem, even if you have to go back to the base more frequently to heal.

Dr. Mundo vs Karthus Counter Stats

Dr. Mundo Image
Win Rate
57.5 %
VS
Win Rate
42.5 %
Karthus Image
5.3
< Kills >
7
5
< Deaths >
7.6
7.3
< Assists >
9.3
1.28
< Killing Sprees >
1.65
160
< Minions Killed >
100
0.3
< Dragons Killed >
0.72
0.62
< Inhibitors >
0.27
7,049
< Physical Damage >
264
14,786
< Magic Damage >
31,356
626
< True Damage >
1,730
22,461
< Damage Dealt >
33,350
42,752
< Damage Taken >
25,795
11,883
< Gold Earned >
12,452
2.81
< Towers >
1.14
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.15
11,973
< Total Healing >
4,772
15,097
< Experience >
14,227
18
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
7
647
< Time Dealing CC >
196

How to Counter Karthus with Dr. Mundo in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some significant Dr. Mundo against Karthus matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the differences between this pair of champions. Dr. Mundo’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Karthus’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Dr. Mundo may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Karthus..

Dr. Mundo typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, he takes more damage than Karthus. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Dr. Mundo and Karthus

Damage Types Compared

Dr. Mundo
Karthus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Dr. Mundo
Karthus

Who is Better, Dr. Mundo or Karthus?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Dr. Mundo usually wins when taking on Karthus, with a 57.5% win rate. Thus, Dr. Mundo makes a fantastic counter to Karthus.

While Dr. Mundo does have a much higher win rate compared to Karthus, when on opposite teams, Dr. Mundo also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Dr. Mundo into Karthus.

Furthermore, Dr. Mundo also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Karthus. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Dr. Mundo vs Karthus matchups, Dr. Mundo is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Dr. Mundo is a great counter to Karthus. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Dr. Mundo against Karthus.

Additional Information for Dr. Mundo Players

How We Calculated Our Dr. Mundo vs Karthus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Karthus as Dr. Mundo, we analyzed 724 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 Karthus as Dr. Mundo 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 learn all of the intricacies of Dr. Mundo to counter Karthus during both the early game 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 pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Dr. Mundo usually gets more CS relative to Karthus. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Dr. Mundo versus Karthus build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Spirit Visage, and Force of Nature. When Dr. Mundo combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Karthus than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Dr. Mundo boasted an average win rate of 57.5% battling Karthus with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Karthus as Dr. Mundo, you should take the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Dr. Mundo vs Karthus counters, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 57.5% win rate overall.

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