How to Win Illaoi vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup Illaoi is in the a tier of champions

Illaoi vs Blitzcrank

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Illaoi in LoL Blitzcrank is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Blitzcrank as Illaoi

based on 1,337 Illaoi vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
51.7 %
K/D/A
1.51
Pick Rate
3.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends games every week. In our database, Illaoi battled Blitzcrank 1337 times. Using so many matchups for Illaoi versus Blitzcrank provides us faith in our capability to prepare actionable data and a supported build to destroy Blitzcrank. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Illaoi encounters Blitzcrank in only 3.6% of her games.

Illaoi vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Illaoi has done a decent job of beating Blitzcrank. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.7% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Illaoi vs Blitzcrank rounds, Illaoi’s team is 0.3% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't get first blood against Blitzcrank.

Best Illaoi vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsPhage

Core Illaoi Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererSterak's GageHullbreaker

Optional Items

Death's DanceThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Illaoi to level up e
>
Second ability for Illaoi to level up q
>
Last skill for Illaoi to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve DemolishBone Plating
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Illaoi's passive ability p
Illaoi q ability q
Illaoi w ability w
Illaoi e ability e
Illaoi's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
E
5
E
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R
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E
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Blitzcrank as Illaoi

Tips for Playing as Illaoi against Blitzcrank

Tentacles are an immense source of power. Don't fight without them.

Spirits inherit their target's current health. If making a

Vessel

Leap of Faith is best used to follow-up a strong engage or when being engaged upon. Be careful about being the first one into a fight.

is your goal, try whittling your opponent's health down a bit first to make killing the spirit easier.

Advice to Win Against Blitzcrank

Blitzcrank's passive Mana Barrier grants him a shield when he is low on health.

Staying behind creeps can prevent you from being Rocket Grabbed. Blitzcrank's Rocket Grab only pulls the first enemy target it encounters.

Illaoi vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Illaoi Image
Win Rate
51.7 %
VS
Win Rate
48.3 %
Blitzcrank Image
5.9
< Kills >
2.4
6.7
< Deaths >
6.1
4.2
< Assists >
13.1
1.39
< Killing Sprees >
0.46
187
< Minions Killed >
33
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.73
< Inhibitors >
0.35
22,845
< Physical Damage >
2,416
601
< Magic Damage >
5,389
415
< True Damage >
800
23,863
< Damage Dealt >
8,605
30,253
< Damage Taken >
20,355
12,235
< Gold Earned >
7,922
3.23
< Towers >
1.29
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0
6,444
< Total Healing >
1,710
15,129
< Experience >
10,684
16
< Vision Score >
41
8
< Wards Placed >
19
53
< Time Dealing CC >
238

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Illaoi in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight several critical Illaoi versus Blitzcrank counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Illaoi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Blitzcrank’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Illaoi may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Blitzcrank. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Illaoi often has a much larger longest kill spree than her counter does. On average, she takes more damage than Blitzcrank. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Illaoi and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Illaoi
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Illaoi
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Illaoi or Blitzcrank?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Illaoi usually wins when taking on Blitzcrank, with a 51.7% win rate. Therefore, Illaoi makes a good counter for Blitzcrank.

While Illaoi does have a higher winrate than Blitzcrank, when they face off with one another, Illaoi also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Illaoi into Blitzcrank.

Moreover, Illaoi also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Blitzcrank. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Illaoi vs Blitzcrank matchups, Illaoi is the better champ with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Illaoi is a decent counter to Blitzcrank. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Illaoi against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Illaoi Players

How We Calculated Our Illaoi vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Illaoi, we analyzed 1,337 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 Blitzcrank as Illaoi 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 truly master Illaoi in order to counter Blitzcrank during both the early game 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 stats displayed above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Illaoi most often racks up much more CS compared to Blitzcrank. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't require 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, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Illaoi versus Blitzcrank build consist of Divine Sunderer, Sterak's Gage, and Hullbreaker. When Illaoi combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when facing Blitzcrank than with most other common item sets. In fact, Illaoi had an average winrate of 51.7% when countering Blitzcrank with this build.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Blitzcrank as Illaoi, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Demolish, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Illaoi vs Blitzcrank matchups, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.7% win rate overall.

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