Ekko vs Karthus Counter Build

How to Win Ekko vs Karthus Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Karthus as Ekko in LoL

How to Beat Karthus as Ekko

4,485 Ekko vs Karthus Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Karthus as Ekko resulted from an evaluation of 4485 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Ekko encounters Karthus in only 1.3% of his rounds.

Ekko does a good job of beating Karthus. Typically, he wins a whopping 52.1% of the time the champs face off with each other in. In Ekko against Karthus rounds, Ekko’s side is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Karthus.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Karthus

The most crucial items to use in your Ekko versus Karthus build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better versus Karthus than with many other common builds. In fact, Ekko had an average win rate of 65.6% battling Karthus with this build.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Karthus

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Minion Dematerializer Rune Minion Dematerializer
Time Warp Tonic Rune Time Warp Tonic

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Karthus as Ekko, you should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Minion Dematerializer, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Ekko vs Karthus LoL games, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 59.2% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Karthus runes to fight back against Ekko to help you recognize how he will probably be played against your champ.


8.4 | Ekko Karthus | 7.3


5.7 | Ekko Karthus | 7.4


6.6 | Ekko Karthus | 9.5

Ekko vs Karthus Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some valuable Ekko against Karthus matchup statistics that can help you figure out the distinctions between the two. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is greater than Karthus’s KDA ratio of 2.3, showing that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Karthus..

Ekko normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Karthus. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

In Ekko vs Karthus matchups, Ekko often totals a similar number of minion kills than Karthus. Champions who on average do not get a lot of minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Karthus as Ekko are given for all skill levels combined. If you would like to,To,If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a particular rank, you should use the selection menu at the top of this page.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.89 | Ekko Karthus | 1.73

Largest Multi-Kill

1.57 | Ekko Karthus | 1.57

Damage Dealt

19,220 | Ekko Karthus | 27,610

Damage Taken

29,190 | Ekko Karthus | 23,427

Healing Done

10,280 | Ekko Karthus | 6,454

Vision Score

20 | Ekko Karthus | 19

Gold Earned

11,945 | Ekko Karthus | 11,905

Minions Killed

94 | Ekko Karthus | 80

Dragons Killed

0.84 | Ekko Karthus | 0.89

Barons Killed

0.19 | Ekko Karthus | 0.23


1.88 | Ekko Karthus | 1.19


0.48 | Ekko Karthus | 0.3

CC Duration (sec)

359 | Ekko Karthus | 200

Experience Earned

13,972 | Ekko Karthus | 13,880

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,485 Ekko vs Karthus 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 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.