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Hecarim vs Vladimir

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How to Beat Vladimir as Hecarim

based on 808 Hecarim vs Vladimir matchups
Win Rate
44.8 %
K/D/A
2.78
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Vladimir as Hecarim resulted from an analysis of 808 ranked matches where both champs battled one another. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Hecarim encounters Vladimir in only 2.5% of his games.

Hecarim vs Vladimir Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Hecarim does a pathetic job of countering Vladimir. Normally, he wins a lowly 44.8% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Hecarim against Vladimir matches, Hecarim’s side is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood versus Vladimir.

Best Hecarim vs Vladimir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Hecarim Items

~22 Mins
Turbo ChemtankMuramanaDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Force of NatureThornmailDead Man's PlateSpirit Visage

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: Tenacity
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
Hecarim's passive ability p
Hecarim q ability q
Hecarim w ability w
Hecarim e ability e
Hecarim's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Vladimir as Hecarim

Tips for Playing as Hecarim against Vladimir

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 Vladimir

Try to take Vladimir down before Hemoplague detonates, as it will heal him for each afflicted enemy Champion.

Making Vladimir use Sanguine Pool at the start of a fight will maximize the Health cost of the ability to him.

Items that counter Health stacking, such as Liandry's Torment and Blade of the Ruined King, are very effective against Vladimir.

Hecarim vs Vladimir Counter Stats

Hecarim Image
Win Rate
44.8 %
VS
Win Rate
55.2 %
Vladimir Image
7
< Kills >
6.8
5.5
< Deaths >
5.3
8.3
< Assists >
5.9
1.6
< Killing Sprees >
1.43
33
< Minions Killed >
175
1.29
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.36
< Inhibitors >
0.46
11,855
< Physical Damage >
925
2,737
< Magic Damage >
19,693
1,278
< True Damage >
1,161
15,871
< Damage Dealt >
21,780
34,126
< Damage Taken >
26,931
11,600
< Gold Earned >
11,637
1.39
< Towers >
2.07
0.32
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
14,778
< Total Healing >
20,992
13,176
< Experience >
14,282
20
< Vision Score >
17
4
< Wards Placed >
8
241
< Time Dealing CC >
93

How to Counter Vladimir with Hecarim in LoL

The stats shown here underscore several significant Hecarim against Vladimir matchup statistics that can help you realize the differences and similarities between these two champs. Hecarim’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Vladimir’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Hecarim may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Vladimir..

Hecarim often has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. Typically, he receives more damage than Vladimir. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Hecarim and Vladimir

Damage Types Compared

Hecarim
Vladimir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Hecarim
Vladimir

Who is Better, Hecarim or Vladimir?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Hecarim usually loses when trying to fight Vladimir, with a 44.8% win rate. As a result, Hecarim makes a poor counter to Vladimir.

While Hecarim does have a much lower win rate than Vladimir, when they face off with one another, Hecarim also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult character to develop with. You should be very concerned when picking Hecarim into Vladimir.

Furthermore, Hecarim has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vladimir. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Hecarim is a garbage counter to Vladimir. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Hecarim against Vladimir.

Additional Information for Hecarim Players

How We Calculated Our Hecarim vs Vladimir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vladimir as Hecarim, we analyzed 808 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 Vladimir 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 learn all of the intricacies of Hecarim to counter Vladimir during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Hecarim often racks up a lot less CS compared to Vladimir. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Hecarim versus Vladimir build include Turbo Chemtank, Muramana, and Death's Dance. When Hecarim combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Vladimir than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Hecarim boasted an average winrate of 44.8% battling Vladimir with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of defeating Vladimir as Hecarim, you should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Hecarim vs Vladimir fights, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 44.8% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Vladimir as Hecarim are displayed for all skill levels combined. If you want to filter the stats and builds to a specific player tier, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.