Hecarim vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Hecarim


At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our database, Hecarim faced off against Heimerdinger 12,867 times. Using so many games with Hecarim vs Heimerdinger provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide enlightening stats and a recommended build to smash your enemy.

This champ matchup is fairly rare. Hecarim has to counter Heimerdinger in only 1.7% of his games. Hecarim has done a decent job of beating Heimerdinger. On average, Hecarim wins a acceptable 51.0% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Hecarim against Heimerdinger games, Hecarim’s team is 1.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood against Heimerdinger.

Matchups Analyzed


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Team First Blood


Best Hecarim Items to Counter Heimerdinger

The ideal items to prioritize in your Hecarim versus Heimerdinger build include Sterak's Gage, Dead Man's Plate, and Divine Sunderer. When Hecarim combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Heimerdinger than with most other typical builds.

Sterak's Gage Item Dead Man's Plate Item Divine Sunderer Item

Best Hecarim Runes to Counter Heimerdinger

To have the highest chance of defeating Heimerdinger as Hecarim, you should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Sudden Impact, and Relentless Hunter runes. Of all the runes players picked for Hecarim vs Heimerdinger clashes, this blending of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Heimerdinger runes to fend off Hecarim in order to help you realize how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.

Best Hecarim Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter

Best Heimerdinger Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Scorch Rune Scorch


The following tables clarify several critical Hecarim against Heimerdinger matchup stats that can help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. Hecarim’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is better than Heimerdinger’s ratio of 1.8, demonstrating that Hecarim may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Heimerdinger.

Battle Stats


Hecarim Stats
7.5 5.1
Heimerdinger Stats


Hecarim Stats
5.8 6.6
Heimerdinger Stats


Hecarim Stats
8 6.8
Heimerdinger Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Hecarim Stats
3.6 2.1
Heimerdinger Stats

Damage Dealt

Hecarim Stats
16002 23680
Heimerdinger Stats

Damage Taken

Hecarim Stats
36854 17213
Heimerdinger Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Hecarim Stats
5.2 5.2
Heimerdinger Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Hecarim Stats
0.9 0.9
Heimerdinger Stats

Dragons Killed

Hecarim Stats
1.9 2
Heimerdinger Stats

Barons Killed

Hecarim Stats
0.4 0.4
Heimerdinger Stats

Gold Earned

Hecarim Stats
11389 10295
Heimerdinger Stats

Minions Killed

Hecarim Stats
34 137
Heimerdinger Stats

Hecarim usually has a much larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, Hecarim takes more damage than Heimerdinger. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Hecarim vs Heimerdinger matchups, Hecarim usually racks up many fewer minion kills than Heimerdinger. Champs who on average do not finish with very much CS normally do not require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to pass the averages presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12867 Hecarim vs Heimerdinger 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 Heimerdinger 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.