Maokai vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

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

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Maokai

1,571 Maokai vs Heimerdinger Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. Within our dataset, Maokai faced Heimerdinger in 1571 rounds. With so many matchups for Maokai vs Heimerdinger gives us a lot of faith in our capability to provide actionable data and a recommended build to suppress your opponent This champion pairing is fairly rare. Maokai encounters Heimerdinger in only 1.6% of his games.

Unfortunately, Maokai has done a below average job of countering Heimerdinger. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.9% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Maokai against Heimerdinger games, Maokai’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

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Best Maokai Items to Counter Heimerdinger

The top items to prioritize in your Maokai versus Heimerdinger build include Imperial Mandate, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Maokai used at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when fighting Heimerdinger than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Maokai had an average win rate of 62.5% battling Heimerdinger with these items in his kit.

Best Maokai Runes to Counter Heimerdinger

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Time Warp Tonic Rune Time Warp Tonic

To have the greatest chance of defeating Heimerdinger as Maokai, Maokai players should use the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Maokai vs Heimerdinger clashes, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.2% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Heimerdinger runes to fight back against Maokai to help you understand how he will likely be played versus you.


2.9 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 5.5


6.3 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 6.7


11.1 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 7.3

Maokai vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify several influential Maokai vs. Heimerdinger counter stats that can help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Maokai’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is better than Heimerdinger’s ratio of 1.9, indicating that Maokai may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Heimerdinger..

Maokai usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Heimerdinger. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Maokai vs Heimerdinger matchups, Maokai commonly gets much less CS than Heimerdinger. Champs that don't acquire many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.55 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 1.26

Largest Multi-Kill

0.99 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 1.32

Damage Dealt

14,020 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 26,026

Damage Taken

25,183 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 17,777

Healing Done

7,280 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 1,928

Vision Score

36 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 19

Gold Earned

8,518 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 11,031

Minions Killed

52 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 145

Dragons Killed

0.12 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 0.16

Barons Killed

0.03 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 0.09


1.33 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 2.15


0.37 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 0.52

CC Duration (sec)

432 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 213

Experience Earned

11,323 | Maokai Heimerdinger | 14,043

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,571 Maokai 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 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.