How to Win Hecarim vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup Hecarim is in the a tier of champions

Hecarim vs Blitzcrank

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Hecarim in LoL Blitzcrank is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Blitzcrank as Hecarim

based on 1,263 Hecarim vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
47 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Blitzcrank as Hecarim came out of an analysis of 1263 ranked games where both champions fought one another. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Hecarim encounters Blitzcrank in only 3.8% of his games.

Hecarim vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Hecarim has done a below average job of beating Blitzcrank. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.0% of matches the champions fight one another in. In Hecarim vs Blitzcrank games, Hecarim’s side is 0.3% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Blitzcrank.

Best Hecarim vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Hecarim Items

~22 Mins
Turbo ChemtankDead Man's PlateDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Force of NatureThornmailSterak's GageMuramana

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Phase Rush Nimbus CloakCelerityWaterwalking
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Hecarim's passive ability p
Hecarim q ability q
Hecarim w ability w
Hecarim e ability e
Hecarim's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
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 Blitzcrank as Hecarim

Tips for Playing as Hecarim against Blitzcrank

Spirit of Dread restores Health when nearby enemies take damage, including damage dealt by allies. Cast this during a large fight to maximize Hecarim's survivability.

Devastating Charge deals more damage based on the distance traveled. Try using Onslaught of Shadows or Summoner Spells such as Ghost or Flash to maximize this damage.

Advice to Win Against Blitzcrank

Blitzcrank's passive Mana Barrier grants him a shield when he is low on health.

Staying behind creeps can prevent you from being Rocket Grabbed. Blitzcrank's Rocket Grab only pulls the first enemy target it encounters.

Hecarim vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Hecarim Image
Win Rate
47 %
VS
Win Rate
53 %
Blitzcrank Image
6.7
< Kills >
2.4
6.2
< Deaths >
6.2
9.5
< Assists >
13.3
1.5
< Killing Sprees >
0.45
34
< Minions Killed >
33
1.3
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.47
11,512
< Physical Damage >
2,446
2,920
< Magic Damage >
5,511
1,256
< True Damage >
894
15,688
< Damage Dealt >
8,852
34,490
< Damage Taken >
20,034
11,636
< Gold Earned >
8,073
1.39
< Towers >
1.48
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
14,470
< Total Healing >
1,643
13,314
< Experience >
10,557
19
< Vision Score >
47
5
< Wards Placed >
22
239
< Time Dealing CC >
226

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Hecarim in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify some vital Hecarim versus Blitzcrank matchup statistics that may help us figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Hecarim’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Hecarim may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Blitzcrank. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Hecarim usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Blitzcrank. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Hecarim and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Hecarim
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Hecarim
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Hecarim or Blitzcrank?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Hecarim usually loses when playing against Blitzcrank, with a 47.0% win rate. Thus, Hecarim makes a bad counter to Blitzcrank.

While Hecarim does have a lower win rate than Blitzcrank, when they face off with one another, Hecarim also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging character to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Hecarim into Blitzcrank.

Additionally, Hecarim has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Blitzcrank. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Hecarim vs Blitzcrank matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Hecarim is a garbage counter for Blitzcrank. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Hecarim against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Hecarim Players

How We Calculated Our Hecarim vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Hecarim, we analyzed 1,263 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 Blitzcrank as Hecarim 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 truly master Hecarim to counter Blitzcrank during both the early game 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 displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Hecarim often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Blitzcrank. Champs who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Hecarim versus Blitzcrank build include Turbo Chemtank, Dead Man's Plate, and Death's Dance. When Hecarim used at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better countering Blitzcrank than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Hecarim boasted an average winrate of 47.0% when playing against Blitzcrank with this counter build.

To have the best probability of crushing Blitzcrank as Hecarim, Hecarim players should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Hecarim vs Blitzcrank counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 47.0% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Blitzcrank as Hecarim are given for every ranked division. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.