Keep an eye on allies and be ready to save them with your teleport.
Leverage your Energy to get a long-term advantage over Mana users.
Corki is vulnerable after he uses his Valkyrie or Special Delivery, so try switching focus to him if he uses them to enter a fight.
Watch out for Corki's Missile Barrage. They deal splash damage, so you can get hit even when hiding behind minions.
The stats provided here show some strategic Shen versus Corki counter statistics that can help you appreciate the differences between the two. Shen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Corki’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Shen may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Corki. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.
Shen typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he takes more damage than Corki. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Shen usually fairs equally well when playing against Corki, with a 50.0% win rate. As a result, Shen makes an ok counter for Corki.
While Shen does have a higher win rate compared to Corki, when on opposite teams, Shen also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less complex champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Shen into Corki.
Moreover, Shen also has a very large amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Corki. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Shen vs Corki matchups, Corki is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.
Shen is a decent counter for Corki. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Shen against Corki.
To truly master Shen in order to counter Corki during both the lane 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 mind the build and tips displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Shen often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Corki. Champions who typically don't get much CS usualy don't require 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, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.
The most important items to prioritize in your Shen versus Corki build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Titanic Hydra. When Shen bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better countering Corki than with most other common item sets. In fact, Shen had an average win rate of 50.0% when playing against Corki with this counter build.
To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Corki as Shen, Shen players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Second Wind, Revitalize, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Shen vs Corki face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 50.0% winrate overall.
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