How to Win Poppy vs Cassiopeia Counter Matchup Poppy is in the b tier of champions

Poppy vs Cassiopeia

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Poppy in LoL Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Mage

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Poppy

based on 391 Poppy vs Cassiopeia matchups
Win Rate
45 %
K/D/A
2.36
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Cassiopeia as Poppy resulted from an analysis of 391 ranked games where both champions opposed one another. This champ pairing is relatively rare. Poppy encounters Cassiopeia in only 1.2% of her matches.

Poppy vs Cassiopeia Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Poppy does a awful job of beating Cassiopeia. On average, she wins a lowly 45.0% of games the champions fight one another in. In Poppy against Cassiopeia matches, Poppy’s team is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood versus Cassiopeia.

Best Poppy vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Poppy Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Thornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Poppy's passive ability p
Poppy q ability q
Poppy w ability w
Poppy e ability e
Poppy's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Cassiopeia as Poppy

Tips for Playing as Poppy against Cassiopeia

Iron Ambassador tends to land near walls, try to take advantage of this with Heroic Charge.

Keeper's Verdict can be released immediately to send the enemy straight up, take advantage of this in duels.

Advice to Win Against Cassiopeia

Be wary of Cassiopeia's damage potential with Twin Fang when she has you poisoned.

Turn away from Cassiopeia when she is casting Petrifying Gaze to get slowed instead of stunned.

Poppy vs Cassiopeia Counter Stats

Poppy Image
Win Rate
45 %
VS
Win Rate
55 %
Cassiopeia Image
5.1
< Kills >
7.2
5.9
< Deaths >
6
8.8
< Assists >
6.4
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
1.72
60
< Minions Killed >
168
0.84
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.41
12,293
< Physical Damage >
605
2,363
< Magic Damage >
22,199
1,104
< True Damage >
487
15,761
< Damage Dealt >
23,292
27,316
< Damage Taken >
23,867
10,397
< Gold Earned >
11,897
1.44
< Towers >
1.72
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
6,096
< Total Healing >
5,595
12,807
< Experience >
14,266
24
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
624
< Time Dealing CC >
419

How to Counter Cassiopeia with Poppy in LoL

The stats provided here feature several influential Poppy versus Cassiopeia matchup statistics that can help us understand the differences between the two. As an example, Poppy’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Poppy may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Cassiopeia..

Poppy typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her foe does. On average, she takes more damage than Cassiopeia. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Poppy and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Poppy
Cassiopeia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Poppy
Cassiopeia

Who is Better, Poppy or Cassiopeia?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Poppy usually loses when facing off against Cassiopeia, with a 45.0% win rate. Therefore, Poppy makes a bad counter for Cassiopeia.

While Poppy does have a much lower win rate compared to Cassiopeia, when on opposite teams, Poppy also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes her a less complex champion to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Poppy into Cassiopeia.

Furthermore, Poppy also has a very large amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cassiopeia. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Poppy vs Cassiopeia matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Poppy is a bad counter for Cassiopeia. Focus your play on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Poppy against Cassiopeia.

Additional Information for Poppy Players

How We Calculated Our Poppy vs Cassiopeia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cassiopeia as Poppy, we analyzed 391 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 Cassiopeia as Poppy 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 learn all of the intricacies of Poppy to counter Cassiopeia during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Poppy usually accumulates less CS relative to Cassiopeia. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported here to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Poppy versus Cassiopeia build include Divine Sunderer, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Poppy incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better when fighting Cassiopeia than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Poppy boasted an average win rate of 45.0% battling Cassiopeia with these items in her kit.

To have the best probability of defeating Cassiopeia as Poppy, Poppy players should equip the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Poppy vs Cassiopeia face-offs, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 45.0% win rate overall.

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