How to Win Mordekaiser vs Thresh Counter Matchup Mordekaiser is in the s tier of champions

Mordekaiser vs Thresh

How to Beat Thresh as Mordekaiser in LoL Thresh is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Thresh as Mordekaiser

based on 3,459 Mordekaiser vs Thresh matchups
Win Rate
56.2 %
K/D/A
2.22
Pick Rate
3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends rounds that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Thresh as Mordekaiser came out of an examination of 3459 ranked rounds where both champs engaged each other. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Mordekaiser encounters Thresh in only 3.0% of his rounds.

Mordekaiser vs Thresh Matchup Summary

Mordekaiser does a great job of countering Thresh. Typically, he wins a fantastic 56.2% of the time the champs oppose each other in. In Mordekaiser vs Thresh matches, Mordekaiser’s side is 0.2% less expected to get first blood, implying that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Thresh.

Best Mordekaiser vs Thresh Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBlasting Wand

Core Mordekaiser Items

~22 Mins
RiftmakerSpirit VisageRylai's Crystal Scepter

Optional Items

Nashor's ToothDemonic EmbraceThornmailZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingRevitalize
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Mordekaiser's passive ability p
Mordekaiser q ability q
Mordekaiser w ability w
Mordekaiser e ability e
Mordekaiser's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Thresh as Mordekaiser

Tips for Playing as Mordekaiser against Thresh

Offense is your defense. Keep fighting to build up larger Indestructible shields.

Use Realm of Death on a low health enemy to guarantee the kill and keep their stats for the rest of a teamfight.

Hitting multiple champions with the same ability can help quickly activate Darkness Rise.

Advice to Win Against Thresh

Intentionally breaking a wall of The Box can allow a vulnerable ally to escape unscathed.

Thresh relies on collecting souls for a portion of his defense and damage. Try punishing him when he moves to collect them.

Thresh's Death Sentence has a long cast time. Watch for the cast to begin to take evasive actions.

Mordekaiser vs Thresh Counter Stats

Mordekaiser Image
Win Rate
56.2 %
VS
Win Rate
43.8 %
Thresh Image
6.8
< Kills >
2
5.5
< Deaths >
6.3
5.4
< Assists >
13.4
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
0.33
135
< Minions Killed >
37
0.39
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.39
2,557
< Physical Damage >
1,111
17,535
< Magic Damage >
5,876
2,185
< True Damage >
703
22,277
< Damage Dealt >
7,691
30,379
< Damage Taken >
20,098
11,610
< Gold Earned >
7,805
2.04
< Towers >
1.56
0.1
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
9,497
< Total Healing >
1,785
14,238
< Experience >
10,114
17
< Vision Score >
46
7
< Wards Placed >
21
178
< Time Dealing CC >
160

How to Counter Thresh with Mordekaiser in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several valuable Mordekaiser against Thresh matchup stats that may help you appreciate the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. As an example, Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Thresh’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Mordekaiser may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Thresh. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Mordekaiser normally has a much larger longest killing spree than his matchup does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Thresh. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Mordekaiser and Thresh

Damage Types Compared

Mordekaiser
Thresh
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Mordekaiser
Thresh

Who is Better, Mordekaiser or Thresh?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Mordekaiser usually wins when taking on Thresh, with a 56.2% win rate. Therefore, Mordekaiser makes a fantastic counter for Thresh.

While Mordekaiser does have a much higher winrate compared to Thresh, when facing one another, Mordekaiser also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Mordekaiser into Thresh.

Moreover, Mordekaiser has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Thresh. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Mordekaiser vs Thresh matchups, Mordekaiser is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Mordekaiser is a great counter for Thresh. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Mordekaiser against Thresh.

Additional Information for Mordekaiser Players

How We Calculated Our Mordekaiser vs Thresh Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Thresh as Mordekaiser, we analyzed 3,459 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 Thresh 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Mordekaiser in order to counter Thresh during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Mordekaiser most often racks up much more CS compared to Thresh. Champs who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Mordekaiser versus Thresh build consist of Riftmaker, Spirit Visage, and Rylai's Crystal Scepter. When Mordekaiser combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Thresh than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Mordekaiser had an average win rate of 56.2% when countering Thresh with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of beating Thresh as Mordekaiser, Mordekaiser players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Mordekaiser vs Thresh counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 56.2% win rate overall.

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