How to Win Ekko vs Hecarim Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Hecarim

How to Beat Hecarim as Ekko in LoL Hecarim is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Hecarim as Ekko

based on 2,275 Ekko vs Hecarim matchups
Win Rate
48.1 %
K/D/A
2.46
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. In our data, Ekko battled Hecarim 2275 times. Using so many games with Ekko versus Hecarim provides us a lot of faith in our ability to provide enlightening stats and a recommended build to shatter Hecarim. This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Ekko fights Hecarim in only 2.0% of his rounds.

Ekko vs Hecarim Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ekko does a below average job of countering Hecarim. Normally, he wins a lowly 48.1% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Ekko versus Hecarim rounds, Ekko’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Hecarim.

Best Ekko vs Hecarim Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandDark Seal

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapLich Bane

Optional Items

ShadowflameZhonya's HourglassNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Sudden ImpactTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Hecarim as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Hecarim

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Hecarim

Hecarim's ultimate causes opponents to flee in terror. Spread out to reduce his power in fights.

Hecarim gains life from nearby enemies with Spirit of Dread but lacks durability, use burst damage.

Ekko vs Hecarim Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
48.1 %
VS
Win Rate
51.9 %
Hecarim Image
7.5
< Kills >
7.6
5.7
< Deaths >
5.4
6.5
< Assists >
9.1
1.67
< Killing Sprees >
1.68
95
< Minions Killed >
35
0.85
< Dragons Killed >
1.43
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.42
2,479
< Physical Damage >
14,770
16,954
< Magic Damage >
3,178
1,409
< True Damage >
1,392
20,842
< Damage Dealt >
19,342
29,432
< Damage Taken >
37,928
12,318
< Gold Earned >
12,214
1.85
< Towers >
1.53
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
8,823
< Total Healing >
16,331
13,797
< Experience >
13,828
19
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
4
369
< Time Dealing CC >
265

How to Counter Hecarim with Ekko in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several critical Ekko versus Hecarim matchup statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the two. Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Hecarim’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Hecarim..

Ekko typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Hecarim. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ekko and Hecarim

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Hecarim
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Hecarim

Who is Better, Ekko or Hecarim?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ekko usually loses when playing against Hecarim, with a 48.1% win rate. Thus, Ekko makes a poor counter for Hecarim.

While Ekko does have a lower win rate compared to Hecarim, when on opposite teams, Ekko also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Ekko into Hecarimas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Ekko also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Hecarim. This often 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Hecarim matchups, Hecarim is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Ekko is a somewhat poor counter for Hecarim. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ekko against Hecarim.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Hecarim Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Hecarim as Ekko, we analyzed 2,275 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 Hecarim as Ekko 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 Ekko in order to counter Hecarim during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko often gets more CS compared to Hecarim. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. 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, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Ekko versus Hecarim build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Hecarim than with many other common builds. In fact, Ekko had an average win rate of 48.1% when countering Hecarim with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing Hecarim as Ekko, Ekko players should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Sudden Impact, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Ekko vs Hecarim counter picks, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.1% winrate overall.

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