How to Win Gwen vs Corki Counter Matchup Gwen is in the b tier of champions

Gwen vs Corki

How to Beat Corki as Gwen in LoL Corki is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Corki as Gwen

based on 372 Gwen vs Corki matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
1.89
Pick Rate
0.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Corki as Gwen resulted from an analysis of 372 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Gwen is forced to battle against Corki in only 0.5% of her games.

Gwen vs Corki Matchup Summary

Gwen does a good job of beating Corki. Normally, she wins a whopping 52.2% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Gwen vs Corki matches, Gwen’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood versus Corki.

Best Gwen vs Corki Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLeeching Leer

Core Gwen Items

~22 Mins
RiftmakerRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerteleport summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Armor
Gwen's passive ability p
Gwen q ability q
Gwen w ability w
Gwen e ability e
Gwen's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Corki as Gwen

Tips for Playing as Gwen against Corki

Always be Attacking - In addition to dealing bonus damage, Gwen's Attacks empower or reset many of her Abilities.

Gwen can still damage enemies outside her Hallowed Mists, especially with her Ultimate's range.

Some of Gwen's Abilities can apply her passive to multiple enemies, so aim them at groups to get maximum damage and healing.

Advice to Win Against Corki

Watch out for Corki's Missile Barrage. They deal splash damage, so you can get hit even when hiding behind minions.

Corki is vulnerable after he uses his Valkyrie or Special Delivery, so try switching focus to him if he uses them to enter a fight.

Gwen vs Corki Counter Stats

Gwen Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Corki Image
6.2
< Kills >
6.7
5.7
< Deaths >
5.8
4.6
< Assists >
6.9
1.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.49
163
< Minions Killed >
177
0.21
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.64
< Inhibitors >
0.41
2,794
< Physical Damage >
3,369
14,058
< Magic Damage >
20,004
4,797
< True Damage >
1,080
21,651
< Damage Dealt >
24,453
29,567
< Damage Taken >
19,789
11,935
< Gold Earned >
12,399
2.8
< Towers >
1.76
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
7,634
< Total Healing >
2,808
14,752
< Experience >
14,244
18
< Vision Score >
19
4
< Wards Placed >
4
117
< Time Dealing CC >
179

How to Counter Corki with Gwen in LoL

The stats shown here show several critical Gwen versus Corki matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between this set of champs. For instance, Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Corki’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Gwen may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Corki..

Gwen usually has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Corki. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Gwen and Corki

Damage Types Compared

Gwen
Corki
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Gwen
Corki

Who is Better, Gwen or Corki?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Gwen usually wins when playing against Corki, with a 52.2% win rate. Therefore, Gwen makes a good counter to Corki.

While Gwen does have a higher win rate than Corki, when they face off with one another, Gwen also has a lower level of difficulty that makes her a less complex character to learn. You should be be fine when picking Gwen into Corki.

Furthermore, Gwen has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Corki. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Gwen vs Corki matchups, Gwen is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Gwen is a good counter to Corki. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Gwen against Corki.

Additional Information for Gwen Players

How We Calculated Our Gwen vs Corki Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Corki as Gwen, we analyzed 372 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 Corki as Gwen 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Gwen in order to counter Corki during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Gwen typically picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Corki. Champions who on average don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Gwen versus Corki build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Gwen combined at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Corki than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Gwen boasted an average win rate of 52.2% battling Corki with this build.

To have the best chance of coming out on top against Corki as Gwen, Gwen players should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Gwen vs Corki clashes, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.2% win rate overall.

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