Heimerdinger vs Xerath Counter Build

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

How to Beat Xerath as Heimerdinger

4,497 Heimerdinger vs Xerath Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. This guide on how to beat Xerath as Heimerdinger resulted from an examination of 4497 ranked rounds where both champions battled one another. This particular champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Heimerdinger has to counter Xerath in only 4.3% of his games.

Unfortunately, Heimerdinger does a dismal job of beating Xerath. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.1% of games the champions fight each other in. In Heimerdinger against Xerath rounds, Heimerdinger’s team is 0.1% less expected to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Xerath.

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Best Heimerdinger Items to Counter Xerath

The most important items to use in your Heimerdinger versus Xerath build consist of Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Morellonomicon. When Heimerdinger bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Xerath than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Heimerdinger boasted an average win rate of 59.9% when countering Xerath with this counter build.

Best Heimerdinger Runes to Counter Xerath

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Xerath as Heimerdinger, you should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Eyeball Collection, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Heimerdinger vs Xerath face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 54.2% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Xerath runes to fend off Heimerdinger to help you realize how he will likely be built versus your champion.


5 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 6.3


6.8 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 5.3


6.2 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 9.4

Heimerdinger vs Xerath Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here show several influential Heimerdinger versus Xerath counter stats that may help us grasp the differences between the two. As an example, Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.6 is not as good as Xerath’s KDA ratio of 3.0, indicating that Heimerdinger may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Xerath..

Heimerdinger usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Xerath. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Heimerdinger vs Xerath matchups, Heimerdinger commonly totals much more CS than Xerath. Champions that don't amass much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with tons of CS, such as carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

If you need to see Heimerdinger vs Xerath tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a particular division, feel free to select one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and strategies displayed are computed using all matches with data with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.11 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 1.42

Largest Multi-Kill

1.23 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 1.31

Damage Dealt

22,857 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 23,934

Damage Taken

18,605 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 14,307

Healing Done

2,070 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 1,271

Vision Score

20 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 33

Gold Earned

10,800 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 10,522

Minions Killed

146 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 92

Dragons Killed

0.16 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.07 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 0.02


2.02 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 1.64


0.48 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 0.42

CC Duration (sec)

211 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 188

Experience Earned

13,944 | Heimerdinger Xerath | 12,989

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,497 Heimerdinger vs Xerath 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 Xerath 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.