Ekko vs Malzahar Counter Build

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

How to Beat Malzahar as Ekko

9,123 Ekko vs Malzahar Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends games each week. Within our dataset, Ekko fought Malzahar 9123 times. With so many matchups for Ekko versus Malzahar gives us a lot of faith in our capability to produce informative statistics and a supported build to destroy your enemy This champion pairing is fairly rare. Ekko fights Malzahar in only 2.7% of his rounds.

Ekko has done a average job of countering Malzahar. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Ekko against Malzahar rounds, Ekko’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood against Malzahar.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Malzahar

The most important items to prioritize in your Ekko versus Malzahar build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Malzahar than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average winrate of 61.9% when countering Malzahar with this build.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Malzahar

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Malzahar as Ekko, Ekko players should use the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Ekko vs Malzahar clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 63.7% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Malzahar runes to duel Ekko in order to help you grasp how he will probably be setup versus your champ.


7.7 | Ekko Malzahar | 4.9


5.5 | Ekko Malzahar | 5.7


6.6 | Ekko Malzahar | 7.7

Ekko vs Malzahar Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here emphasize several important Ekko versus Malzahar counter stats that may help you appreciate the distinctions between the two. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is more than Malzahar’s KDA ratio of 2.2, indicating that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Malzahar..

Ekko usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Malzahar. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Ekko commonly takes a lot fewer minion kills than Malzahar. Champions that do not acquire much CS normally do not need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their abilities alone. However, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to outperform the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.76 | Ekko Malzahar | 1.11

Largest Multi-Kill

1.56 | Ekko Malzahar | 1.27

Damage Dealt

18,080 | Ekko Malzahar | 20,170

Damage Taken

27,808 | Ekko Malzahar | 15,117

Healing Done

9,653 | Ekko Malzahar | 1,000

Vision Score

20 | Ekko Malzahar | 20

Gold Earned

11,650 | Ekko Malzahar | 11,373

Minions Killed

98 | Ekko Malzahar | 175

Dragons Killed

0.83 | Ekko Malzahar | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.16 | Ekko Malzahar | 0.04


1.93 | Ekko Malzahar | 2.21


0.48 | Ekko Malzahar | 0.55

CC Duration (sec)

361 | Ekko Malzahar | 380

Experience Earned

13,745 | Ekko Malzahar | 14,292

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,123 Ekko vs Malzahar 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 Malzahar 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.