Maokai vs Fiddlesticks Counter Build

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Maokai


At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our database, Maokai fought Fiddlesticks 10,000 times. Using so many matchups for Maokai vs Fiddlesticks gives us a lot of faith in our ability to provide actionable statistics and a pro build to smash your opposition.

This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Maokai is forced to battle against Fiddlesticks in only 2.2% of his games. Maokai has done a good job of beating Fiddlesticks. Typically, Maokai wins a whopping 53.0% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Maokai versus Fiddlesticks matches, Maokai’s team is 2.0% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Fiddlesticks.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Maokai Items to Counter Fiddlesticks

The most important items to prioritize in your Maokai versus Fiddlesticks build include Chemtech Putrifier, Imperial Mandate, and Demonic Embrace. When Maokai included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs Fiddlesticks than with most other commonly used builds.

Chemtech Putrifier Item Imperial Mandate Item Demonic Embrace Item

Best Maokai Runes to Counter Fiddlesticks

To have the best chance of vanquishing Fiddlesticks as Maokai, you should equip the Aftershock, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed/that we analyzed for Maokai vs Fiddlesticks counterpicks, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also included the best Fiddlesticks runes to counterpick against Maokai in order to help you grasp how he will probably be setup to try to beat you.

Best Maokai Runes

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Time Warp Tonic Rune Time Warp Tonic

Best Fiddlesticks Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Future's Market Rune Future's Market
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight


The following tables emphasize some strategic Maokai against Fiddlesticks counter stats that may help you figure out the distinctions between the two. Maokai’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Maokai may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Fiddlesticks.

Battle Stats


Maokai Stats
3.5 5.7
Fiddlesticks Stats


Maokai Stats
6.3 6.3
Fiddlesticks Stats


Maokai Stats
10.9 9.1
Fiddlesticks Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Maokai Stats
1.5 2.6
Fiddlesticks Stats

Damage Dealt

Maokai Stats
17868 17633
Fiddlesticks Stats

Damage Taken

Maokai Stats
24286 30326
Fiddlesticks Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Maokai Stats
5.5 5
Fiddlesticks Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Maokai Stats
0.9 0.8
Fiddlesticks Stats

Dragons Killed

Maokai Stats
2.1 1.9
Fiddlesticks Stats

Barons Killed

Maokai Stats
0.5 0.4
Fiddlesticks Stats

Gold Earned

Maokai Stats
8773 10483
Fiddlesticks Stats

Minions Killed

Maokai Stats
57 37
Fiddlesticks Stats

Maokai typically has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Maokai takes less damage than Fiddlesticks. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Maokai vs Fiddlesticks matchups, Maokai typically tallies a few more minion kills than Fiddlesticks. Champs that don't finish with very much CS normally do not need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale easily off their abilities alone. However, champs with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to best the averages shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10000 Maokai vs Fiddlesticks 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 Fiddlesticks as Maokai 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.