Mordekaiser vs Azir Counter Build

How to Beat Azir as Mordekaiser


We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we review every week. This Mordekaiser vs Azir matchup guide came out of an evaluation of 12,732 ranked games where both champions battled one another.

This champion matchup is somewhat uncommon. Mordekaiser has to counter Azir in only 9.5% of his games. Mordekaiser does a great job of countering Azir. On average, he wins a fantastic 56.0% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Mordekaiser against Azir rounds, Mordekaiser’s side is 1.0% less probable to get first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood versus Azir.

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Best Mordekaiser Items to Counter Azir

The best items to prioritize in your Mordekaiser versus Azir build consist of Rylai's Crystal Scepter, Riftmaker, and Demonic Embrace. When Mordekaiser included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better against Azir than with most other commonly used builds.

Rylai's Crystal Scepter Item Riftmaker Item Demonic Embrace Item

Best Mordekaiser Runes to Counter Azir

To have the best chance of vanquishing Azir as Mordekaiser, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Revitalize runes. Out of all the runes players used for Mordekaiser vs Azir fights, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also included the best Azir runes to counterpick against Mordekaiser to help you recognize how he will probably be setup against your champion.

Best Mordekaiser Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

Best Azir Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity


The subsequent tables underscore several strategic Mordekaiser against Azir counter stats that may help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is close to Azir’s KDA ratio of 1.8, demonstrating that Mordekaiser may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Azir.

Battle Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
6.4 5.1
Azir Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
5.7 6.4
Azir Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
4.8 6.4
Azir Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Mordekaiser Stats
3.1 2.3
Azir Stats

Damage Dealt

Mordekaiser Stats
18366 18060
Azir Stats

Damage Taken

Mordekaiser Stats
26584 17871
Azir Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
5.5 4.7
Azir Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.9 0.8
Azir Stats

Dragons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
2.1 1.7
Azir Stats

Barons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.4 0.4
Azir Stats

Gold Earned

Mordekaiser Stats
10566 10139
Azir Stats

Minions Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
132 142
Azir Stats

Mordekaiser typically has a much larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, Mordekaiser receives more damage than Azir. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Mordekaiser usually earns a similar amount of CS than Azir. Champions that don't earn very much CS usually do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12732 Mordekaiser vs Azir 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 Azir as Mordekaiser 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.