Karthus vs Twitch Counter Build

How to Beat Twitch as Karthus

Summary

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we review every week. This Karthus vs Twitch counter guide came out of an examination of 12,914 ranked rounds where both champs engaged each other.

This particular counter pairing is somewhat common. Karthus encounters Twitch in 36.1% of his rounds. Karthus has done a ok job of countering Twitch. Normally, Karthus wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Karthus against Twitch games, Karthus’s team is 6.0% less likely to get first blood, implying that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Twitch.

Matchups Analyzed

12,914

Team First Blood

Inferior

Win Rate

Average

Best Karthus Items to Counter Twitch

The ideal items to have in your Karthus versus Twitch build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Void Staff, and Liandry's Anguish. When Karthus used at least these three items in his build, he did much better vs Twitch than with most other typical item sets.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Void Staff Item Liandry's Anguish Item

Best Karthus Runes to Counter Twitch

To have the best chance of beating Twitch as Karthus, you should take the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes. Out of all the runes players used for Karthus vs Twitch fights, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Twitch runes to counterpick against Karthus in order to help you realize how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Karthus Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

Best Twitch Runes

Lethal Tempo Rune Lethal Tempo
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

Stats

The following tables emphasize some critical Karthus against Twitch matchup statistics that can help you understand the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Karthus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Twitch’s KDA ratio of 2.3, indicating that Karthus may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Twitch.

Battle Stats

Kills

Karthus Stats
7.7 9.1
Twitch Stats

Deaths

Karthus Stats
7.4 7.1
Twitch Stats

Assists

Karthus Stats
9.1 7.3
Twitch Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Karthus Stats
2.9 3.7
Twitch Stats

Damage Dealt

Karthus Stats
26930 20854
Twitch Stats

Damage Taken

Karthus Stats
25818 21589
Twitch Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Karthus Stats
5.2 5.3
Twitch Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Karthus Stats
0.9 0.9
Twitch Stats

Dragons Killed

Karthus Stats
2 2.1
Twitch Stats

Barons Killed

Karthus Stats
0.5 0.4
Twitch Stats

Gold Earned

Karthus Stats
11945 11723
Twitch Stats

Minions Killed

Karthus Stats
77 117
Twitch Stats

Karthus typically has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, Karthus receives more damage than Twitch. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Karthus vs Twitch matchups, Karthus commonly tallies many fewer minion kills than Twitch. Champs who on average do not get very much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages shown here to do well.

By default, Karthus vs Twitch tips, stats, and build recommendations are displayed for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to filter the statistics and builds to a specific player tier, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12914 Karthus vs Twitch 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 Twitch 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.