Katarina vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

How to Win Katarina vs Heimerdinger Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Heimerdinger as Katarina in LoL

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Katarina

4,014 Katarina vs Heimerdinger Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Heimerdinger as Katarina resulted from an examination of 4014 ranked games where both champs opposed one another. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Katarina fights Heimerdinger in only 1.6% of her games.

Unfortunately, Katarina has done a pathetic job of countering Heimerdinger. On average, she wins a lowly 46.3% of the time the champs clash against one another in. In Katarina versus Heimerdinger games, Katarina’s side is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Heimerdinger

The most important items to use in your Katarina versus Heimerdinger build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better countering Heimerdinger than with most other common item sets. In fact, Katarina boasted an average win rate of 63.0% battling Heimerdinger with this counter build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Heimerdinger

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Triumph Rune Triumph

To have the highest probability of defeating Heimerdinger as Katarina, you should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Coup de Grace, and Triumph runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Katarina vs Heimerdinger fights, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 52.3% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Heimerdinger runes to fend off Katarina to help you recognize how he will likely be played against your champion.


9.7 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 5.7


7 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 6.8


5.7 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 6.9

Katarina vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify several valuable Katarina against Heimerdinger matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between this pair of champions. As an example, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is better than Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio of 1.9, showing that Katarina may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Heimerdinger. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Katarina often has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes more damage than Heimerdinger. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Katarina often racks up a similar number of minion kills than Heimerdinger. Champs that don't amass a lot of minion kills normally do not require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling fully off of their abilities alone. However, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to pass the values shown here to do well.

If you want to see Katarina versus Heimerdinger tips and builds for a a distinct skill level, please choose one from the selection menu shown above. At first, the stats and build suggestions given are computed using every game played with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

2.12 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

1.93 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 1.35

Damage Dealt

20,705 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 24,888

Damage Taken

24,450 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 16,860

Healing Done

3,979 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 1,691

Vision Score

15 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 19

Gold Earned

11,593 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 10,859

Minions Killed

134 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 142

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 0.16

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 0.07


1.4 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 2.23


0.36 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 0.56

CC Duration (sec)

82 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 199

Experience Earned

13,492 | Katarina Heimerdinger | 13,605

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,014 Katarina vs Heimerdinger 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 Heimerdinger as Katarina 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.