Using Deceive over terrain can help you make a clean escape.
Try getting items with on-hit effects. These will also benefit your Hallucination clone.
Backstab's damage can be increased with increased Critical Damage effects like Infinity Edge.
The fake LeBlanc created at a distance will always run at the nearest Champion, cast a harmless spell, then immediately disappear.
Attacking LeBlanc first avoids most of her tricks, especially if she's recently used her dash, Distortion.
Stunning or silencing LeBlanc will prevent her from activating the return part of Distortion.
LeBlanc's ultimate can create fake LeBlancs during her spellcast or, rarely, at a distant position.
The stat comparisons shown here clarify several significant Shaco against LeBlanc matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the differences between the two. As an example, Shaco’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than LeBlanc’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Shaco may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than LeBlanc..
Shaco typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to LeBlanc. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Shaco usually wins when taking on LeBlanc, with a 58.6% win rate. Therefore, Shaco makes a fantastic counter for LeBlanc.
While Shaco does have a much higher winrate compared to LeBlanc, when facing one another, Shaco also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Shaco into LeBlancas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Shaco has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to LeBlanc. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Shaco vs LeBlanc matchups, Shaco is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.
Shaco is a great counter to LeBlanc. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Shaco against LeBlanc.
To truly master Shaco in order to counter LeBlanc during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Shaco often accumulates a lot less CS as LeBlanc. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.
The ideal items to have in your Shaco versus LeBlanc build include Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Shaco used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when facing LeBlanc than with most other common item sets. In fact, Shaco had an average win rate of 58.6% when playing against LeBlanc with this counter build.
To have the highest chance of defeating LeBlanc as Shaco, Shaco players should take the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Legend: Alacrity, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Shaco vs LeBlanc counters, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 58.6% winrate overall.
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