Heimerdinger vs Karthus Counter Build

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

How to Beat Karthus as Heimerdinger

1,240 Heimerdinger vs Karthus Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. In our database, Heimerdinger faced off against Karthus 1240 times. With so many matchups for Heimerdinger vs Karthus provides us a lot of faith in our capability to prepare actionable stats and a solid build to shatter Karthus This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Heimerdinger is forced to battle against Karthus in only 1.2% of his games.

Heimerdinger has done a good job of beating Karthus. On average, he wins a terrific 53.3% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Heimerdinger against Karthus matches, Heimerdinger’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood versus Karthus.

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Best Heimerdinger Items to Counter Karthus

The most important items to use in your Heimerdinger versus Karthus build include Liandry's Anguish, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Heimerdinger included at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Karthus than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Heimerdinger boasted an average winrate of 63.3% when playing against Karthus with this build.

Best Heimerdinger Runes to Counter Karthus

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 defeating Karthus as Heimerdinger, you should equip 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 Karthus counterpicks, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.8% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Karthus runes to fight Heimerdinger in order to help you infer how he will likely be built versus your champ.


5.5 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 7.7


6.5 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 7.4


7 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 9.3

Heimerdinger vs Karthus Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several critical Heimerdinger against Karthus counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between this set of champs. As an example, Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.9 is not as good as Karthus’s ratio of 2.3, demonstrating that Heimerdinger may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Karthus..

Heimerdinger often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Karthus. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Heimerdinger commonly takes many more minion kills than Karthus. Champions that do not acquire very much CS normally don't require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.26 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 1.82

Largest Multi-Kill

1.3 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 1.57

Damage Dealt

23,610 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 27,612

Damage Taken

18,614 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 24,290

Healing Done

2,166 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 6,555

Vision Score

21 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 18

Gold Earned

11,115 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 12,236

Minions Killed

148 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 85

Dragons Killed

0.19 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 0.79

Barons Killed

0.08 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 0.2


2.13 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 1.19


0.54 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 0.29

CC Duration (sec)

208 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 218

Experience Earned

14,181 | Heimerdinger Karthus | 14,554

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,240 Heimerdinger vs Karthus 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 Karthus 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.