How to Win Kennen vs Corki Counter Matchup Kennen is in the b tier of champions

Kennen vs Corki

How to Beat Corki as Kennen in LoL Corki is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Corki as Kennen

based on 142 Kennen vs Corki matchups
Win Rate
43.7 %
K/D/A
1.98
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Corki as Kennen resulted from an evaluation of 142 ranked matches where both champs engaged one another. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Kennen fights Corki in only 0.8% of his games.

Kennen vs Corki Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Kennen does a pathetic job of beating Corki. On average, he wins a lowly 43.7% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Kennen vs Corki rounds, Kennen’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Corki.

Best Kennen vs Corki Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
CullHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsHextech Alternator

Core Kennen Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kennen to level up q
>
Second ability for Kennen to level up w
>
Last skill for Kennen to max out e

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kennen's passive ability p
Kennen q ability q
Kennen w ability w
Kennen e ability e
Kennen's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Corki as Kennen

Tips for Playing as Kennen against Corki

You can stun your opponents by inflicting 3 Marks of the Storm upon them.

Lightning Rush can be used to initiate fights with its Energy return component, allowing him to use other abilities afterward.

You can land an initial Mark of the Storm debuff on an opponent with Thundering Shuriken, and then add to it with Electrical Surge.

Advice to Win Against Corki

Corki is vulnerable after he uses his Valkyrie or Special Delivery, so try switching focus to him if he uses them to enter a fight.

Watch out for Corki's Missile Barrage. They deal splash damage, so you can get hit even when hiding behind minions.

Kennen vs Corki Counter Stats

Kennen Image
Win Rate
43.7 %
VS
Win Rate
56.3 %
Corki Image
5.3
< Kills >
6.7
6
< Deaths >
6.3
6.6
< Assists >
7.4
1.19
< Killing Sprees >
1.56
163
< Minions Killed >
178
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.52
2,323
< Physical Damage >
3,378
18,432
< Magic Damage >
20,921
743
< True Damage >
1,236
21,499
< Damage Dealt >
25,535
22,888
< Damage Taken >
20,213
11,347
< Gold Earned >
13,027
1.63
< Towers >
2.19
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,919
< Total Healing >
2,887
14,553
< Experience >
14,821
21
< Vision Score >
21
10
< Wards Placed >
10
63
< Time Dealing CC >
205

How to Counter Corki with Kennen in LoL

The stats provided here emphasize several critical Kennen versus Corki matchup statistics that can help you realize the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Kennen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Corki’s ratio of NaN, showing that Kennen may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Corki..

Kennen often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Corki. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kennen and Corki

Damage Types Compared

Kennen
Corki
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kennen
Corki

Who is Better, Kennen or Corki?

Both League champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Kennen usually loses when taking on Corki, with a 43.7% win rate. Thus, Kennen makes a poor counter to Corki.

While Kennen does have a much lower win rate compared to Corki, when facing one another, Kennen also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champion to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Kennen into Corki.

Furthermore, Kennen has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Corki. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kennen vs Corki matchups, Corki is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Kennen is a garbage counter for Corki. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Kennen against Corki.

Additional Information for Kennen Players

How We Calculated Our Kennen vs Corki Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Corki as Kennen, we analyzed 142 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 Corki as Kennen 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Kennen in order to counter Corki during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kennen usually picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Corki. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Kennen versus Corki build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Kennen used at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs. Corki than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Kennen boasted an average win rate of 43.7% when playing against Corki with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Corki as Kennen, Kennen players should take the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Kennen vs Corki counters, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 43.7% winrate overall.

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