Karthus vs Renekton Counter Build

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

How to Beat Renekton as Karthus

2,885 Karthus vs Renekton Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Karthus Items to Counter Renekton

The best items to use in your Karthus versus Renekton build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Void Staff, and Liandry's Anguish. When Karthus incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs Renekton than with most other typical item sets.


7.5 | Karthus Renekton | 5.7


7.3 | Karthus Renekton | 6.1


9.5 | Karthus Renekton | 5.6

Best Karthus Runes to Counter Renekton

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
To have the best chance of annihilating Renekton as Karthus, you should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes. Out of all the runes players chose for Karthus vs Renekton matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also included the top Renekton runes to counterpick against Karthus to help you recognize how he will probably be setup to try to beat your champ.

Runes Renekton Will Likely Use to Counter Karthus

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

Karthus vs Renekton Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature some influential Karthus against Renekton counter statistics that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. For instance, Karthus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is better than Renekton’s ratio of 1.9, demonstrating that Karthus may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Renekton.

Karthus normally has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Commonly, Karthus receives less damage than Renekton. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Karthus vs Renekton matchups, Karthus typically earns much less CS than Renekton. Champions that don't finish with much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

By default, Karthus vs Renekton tips, stats, and build suggestions are presented for every ranked division. If you would like to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you may use the selection menu at the top of the page.

Killing Spree

2.8 | Karthus Renekton | 2.7

Damage Dealt

28,572 | Karthus Renekton | 16,355

Damage Taken

23,555 | Karthus Renekton | 33,741

Gold Earned

11,886 | Karthus Renekton | 11,460

Minions Killed

76 | Karthus Renekton | 164


5.2 | Karthus Renekton | 5.5

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Karthus Renekton | 2.1

Barons Killed

0.4 | Karthus Renekton | 0.4


0.9 | Karthus Renekton | 1

Karthus vs Renekton Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League matches each week. In our database, Karthus fought Renekton 2,885 times. With so many games with Karthus vs Renekton provides us confidence in our capacity to produce informative statistics and a pro build to wreck your rival.

This champ matchup is relatively uncommon. Karthus encounters Renekton in only 8.8% of his matches. Karthus has done a good job of countering Renekton. Normally, he wins a whopping 53.0% of games the champs fight one another in. In Karthus against Renekton matches, Karthus’s team is 6.0% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood versus Renekton.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,885 Karthus vs Renekton 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 Renekton 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.