Karthus vs Udyr Counter Build

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

How to Beat Udyr as Karthus

1,127 Karthus vs Udyr Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Karthus Items to Counter Udyr

The best items to use in your Karthus versus Udyr build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Liandry's Anguish. When Karthus used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Udyr than with most other typical builds.


7.3 | Karthus Udyr | 5.7


7 | Karthus Udyr | 5.7


9.1 | Karthus Udyr | 6.9

Best Karthus Runes to Counter Udyr

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 highest probability of defeating Udyr as Karthus, you should take the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Karthus vs Udyr fights, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also shown the top Udyr runes to fend off Karthus in order to help you grasp how he will probably be built to try to beat you.

Runes Udyr Will Likely Use to Counter Karthus

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

Karthus vs Udyr Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight several significant Karthus against Udyr counter statistics that can help you realize the distinctions between these two champions. Karthus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Udyr’s ratio of 2.2, showing that Karthus may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Udyr.

Karthus typically has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. Commonly, Karthus receives less damage than Udyr. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

In Karthus vs Udyr matchups, Karthus typically tallies a bit more CS than Udyr. Champs that do not acquire much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling well off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to do better than the averages presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

2.8 | Karthus Udyr | 2.7

Damage Dealt

26,865 | Karthus Udyr | 12,200

Damage Taken

22,832 | Karthus Udyr | 30,669

Gold Earned

11,702 | Karthus Udyr | 11,236

Minions Killed

81 | Karthus Udyr | 52


5.3 | Karthus Udyr | 5.8

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Karthus Udyr | 2.2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Karthus Udyr | 0.4


0.9 | Karthus Udyr | 1.1

Karthus vs Udyr Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends matches every week. In our database, Karthus battled Udyr 1,127 times. With so many matchups for Karthus versus Udyr provides us confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening data and a supported build to suppress your opponent.

This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Karthus has to counter Udyr in only 3.6% of his games. Karthus does a decent job of countering Udyr. Typically, he wins a acceptable 51.0% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Karthus versus Udyr rounds, Karthus’s side is 5.0% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Udyr.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,127 Karthus vs Udyr 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 Udyr 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.