How to Win Shaco vs Hecarim Counter Matchup Shaco is in the s tier of champions

Shaco vs Hecarim

How to Beat Hecarim as Shaco in LoL Hecarim is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Hecarim as Shaco

based on 1,266 Shaco vs Hecarim matchups
Win Rate
50.7 %
K/D/A
2.68
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Hecarim as Shaco came out of an analysis of 1266 ranked matches where both champs clashed against one another. This counter pairing is relatively rare. Shaco fights Hecarim in only 1.9% of his matches.

Shaco vs Hecarim Matchup Summary

Shaco has done a average job of countering Hecarim. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.7% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Shaco versus Hecarim games, Shaco’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Hecarim.

Best Shaco vs Hecarim Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Shaco Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Lord Dominik's RegardsThe CollectorBlade of The Ruined KingEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Precision Legend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shaco's passive ability p
Shaco q ability q
Shaco w ability w
Shaco e ability e
Shaco's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Hecarim as Shaco

Tips for Playing as Shaco against Hecarim

Using Deceive over terrain can help you make a clean escape.

Backstab's damage can be increased with increased Critical Damage effects like Infinity Edge.

Try getting items with on-hit effects. These will also benefit your Hallucination clone.

Advice to Win Against Hecarim

Hecarim's ultimate causes opponents to flee in terror. Spread out to reduce his power in fights.

Hecarim gains life from nearby enemies with Spirit of Dread but lacks durability, use burst damage.

Shaco vs Hecarim Counter Stats

Shaco Image
Win Rate
50.7 %
VS
Win Rate
49.3 %
Hecarim Image
7.1
< Kills >
7.5
5.7
< Deaths >
5.8
8.2
< Assists >
8.8
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.68
35
< Minions Killed >
37
1.18
< Dragons Killed >
1.34
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.4
5,663
< Physical Damage >
13,913
12,514
< Magic Damage >
3,183
2,140
< True Damage >
1,318
20,317
< Damage Dealt >
18,414
24,223
< Damage Taken >
39,462
11,463
< Gold Earned >
12,385
1.33
< Towers >
1.39
0.25
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
5,841
< Total Healing >
16,746
13,172
< Experience >
14,045
27
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
5
666
< Time Dealing CC >
274

How to Counter Hecarim with Shaco in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight some strategic Shaco versus Hecarim counter statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. For instance, Shaco’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Hecarim’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Shaco may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Hecarim..

Shaco often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. On average, he takes less damage than Hecarim. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Shaco and Hecarim

Damage Types Compared

Shaco
Hecarim
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shaco
Hecarim

Who is Better, Shaco or Hecarim?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Shaco usually fairs equally well when taking on Hecarim, with a 50.7% win rate. Thus, Shaco makes an ok counter for Hecarim.

While Shaco does have a higher winrate than Hecarim, when they face off with one another, Shaco also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex champ to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Shaco into Hecarimas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Shaco also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Hecarim. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Shaco vs Hecarim matchups, Shaco is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Shaco is a decent counter to Hecarim. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Shaco against Hecarim.

Additional Information for Shaco Players

How We Calculated Our Shaco vs Hecarim Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Hecarim as Shaco, we analyzed 1,266 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 Hecarim as Shaco 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 Shaco in order to counter Hecarim during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shaco usually picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Hecarim. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Shaco versus Hecarim build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Shaco used at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better vs Hecarim than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Shaco had an average winrate of 50.7% battling Hecarim with this build.

To have the best chance of beating Hecarim as Shaco, Shaco players should use the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Legend: Alacrity, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players used for Shaco vs Hecarim face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.7% winrate overall.

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