Heimerdinger vs Alistar Counter Build

How to Win Heimerdinger vs Alistar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Alistar as Heimerdinger in LoL

How to Beat Alistar as Heimerdinger

1,758 Heimerdinger vs Alistar Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Alistar as Heimerdinger resulted from an analysis of 1758 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Heimerdinger encounters Alistar in only 1.7% of his games.

Heimerdinger has done a ok job of countering Alistar. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.7% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Heimerdinger vs Alistar rounds, Heimerdinger’s side is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood versus Alistar.

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Best Heimerdinger Items to Counter Alistar

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Heimerdinger versus Alistar build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Heimerdinger used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better countering Alistar than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Heimerdinger had an average win rate of 67.3% when countering Alistar with these items in his kit.

Best Heimerdinger Runes to Counter Alistar

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Alistar as Heimerdinger, you should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Heimerdinger vs Alistar fights, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.5% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Alistar runes to fend off Heimerdinger in order to help you realize how he will probably be played against your champion.


5.2 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 2


6.3 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 6.1


7.1 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 13.3

Heimerdinger vs Alistar Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize several vital Heimerdinger versus Alistar matchup stats that can help you distinguish the differences between the two. Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is not as good as Alistar’s KDA ratio of 2.5, highlighting that Heimerdinger may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Alistar. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Heimerdinger typically has a much larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Alistar. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Heimerdinger vs Alistar matchups, Heimerdinger typically tallies many more minion kills than Alistar. Champions that don't amass very much CS normally don't require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale fully off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with tons of CS, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to outperform the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.18 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 0.35

Largest Multi-Kill

1.29 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 0.84

Damage Dealt

24,838 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 7,414

Damage Taken

16,165 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 23,075

Healing Done

1,658 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 8,504

Vision Score

20 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 43

Gold Earned

10,537 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 7,639

Minions Killed

142 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 34

Dragons Killed

0.15 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 0.03

Barons Killed

0.07 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 0.01


2.12 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 1.79


0.5 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

205 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 152

Experience Earned

13,180 | Heimerdinger Alistar | 10,046

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,758 Heimerdinger vs Alistar 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 Alistar as Heimerdinger 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.