Karthus vs Ashe Counter Build
How to Beat Ashe as Karthus
We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League rounds each week. In our database, Karthus did battle with Ashe in 11,668 games. With so many matchups for Karthus versus Ashe provides us a lot of confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening stats and a recommended build to annihilate your opponent.
This particular champ matchup is fairly uncommon. Karthus is forced to battle against Ashe in only 9.5% of his matches. Unfortunitally, Karthus has done a poor job of countering Ashe. Typically, Karthus wins a lowly 48.0% of the time the champs clash against one another in. In Karthus versus Ashe games, Karthus’s side is 6.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't get first blood versus Ashe.
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Best Karthus Items to Counter Ashe
The most important items to focus on in your Karthus versus Ashe build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Liandry's Anguish. When Karthus combined at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better versus Ashe than with most other common item sets.
Best Karthus Runes to Counter Ashe
To have the best chance of beating Ashe as Karthus, you should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Last Stand runes. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed/that we analyzed for Karthus vs Ashe face-offs, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also shown the best Ashe runes to counterpick against Karthus in order to help you recognize how she will likely be played against you.
Best Karthus Runes
Best Ashe Runes
The following tables emphasize several significant Karthus versus Ashe matchup stats that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. Karthus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is similar to Ashe’s ratio of 2.3, showing that Karthus may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Ashe.
Karthus normally has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Commonly, Karthus takes more damage than Ashe. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.
Karthus commonly takes less CS than Ashe. Champs who on average do not finish with a lot of minion kills usually don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.
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How We Analyze Our Matchups
For this counter guide, we analyzed 11668 Karthus vs Ashe 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 Ashe as Karthus 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.