Mordekaiser vs Irelia Counter Build

How to Beat Irelia as Mordekaiser

Summary

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends rounds that we analyze each and every week. This Mordekaiser against Irelia counter guide resulted from an evaluation of 37,227 ranked rounds where both champs faced off against one another.

This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Mordekaiser fights Irelia in only 3.8% of his games. Mordekaiser does a good job of beating Irelia. Normally, Mordekaiser wins a terrific 52.0% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Mordekaiser versus Irelia games, Mordekaiser’s team is 3.0% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Irelia.

Matchups Analyzed

37,227

Win Rate

52%

Team First Blood

47%

Best Mordekaiser Items to Counter Irelia

The top items to have in your Mordekaiser versus Irelia build consist of Rylai's Crystal Scepter, Riftmaker, and Demonic Embrace. When Mordekaiser used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Irelia than with most other commonly used item sets.

Rylai's Crystal Scepter Item Riftmaker Item Demonic Embrace Item

Best Mordekaiser Runes to Counter Irelia

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Irelia as Mordekaiser, Mordekaiser players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Revitalize, and Bone Plating runes. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Mordekaiser vs Irelia face-offs, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also included the best Irelia runes to fend off Mordekaiser to help you infer how she will probably be built against you.

Best Mordekaiser Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

Best Irelia Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Stats

The following tables underscore several vital Mordekaiser versus Irelia matchup stats that can help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.9 is similar to Irelia’s ratio of 1.8, indicating that Mordekaiser may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Irelia.

Battle Stats

Kills

Mordekaiser Stats
6.6 7.5
Irelia Stats

Deaths

Mordekaiser Stats
6.1 6.8
Irelia Stats

Assists

Mordekaiser Stats
4.7 4.7
Irelia Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Mordekaiser Stats
3.1 3.3
Irelia Stats

Damage Dealt

Mordekaiser Stats
18451 18249
Irelia Stats

Damage Taken

Mordekaiser Stats
25468 25964
Irelia Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
5 5
Irelia Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.8 0.8
Irelia Stats

Dragons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
1.9 1.8
Irelia Stats

Barons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.4 0.3
Irelia Stats

Gold Earned

Mordekaiser Stats
10345 11428
Irelia Stats

Minions Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
126 162
Irelia Stats

Mordekaiser typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Commonly, Mordekaiser takes a similar amount of damage to Irelia. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Mordekaiser often tallies less CS than Irelia. Champions who on average don't finish with many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 37227 Mordekaiser vs Irelia 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 Irelia 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.