How to Win Talon vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup Talon is in the a tier of champions

Talon vs Blitzcrank

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Talon in LoL Blitzcrank is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Blitzcrank as Talon

based on 3,880 Talon vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
47.3 %
K/D/A
2.23
Pick Rate
4.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Blitzcrank as Talon resulted from an analysis of 3880 ranked matches where both champions faced one another. This champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Talon is forced to battle against Blitzcrank in only 4.5% of his rounds.

Talon vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Talon does a poor job of beating Blitzcrank. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.3% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Talon versus Blitzcrank rounds, Talon’s team is 0.2% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood versus Blitzcrank.

Best Talon vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordVampiric Scepter

Core Talon Items

~22 Mins
Prowler's ClawYoumuu's GhostbladeSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Guardian AngelBlack CleaverMuramanaEdge of Night

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Talon's passive ability p
Talon q ability q
Talon w ability w
Talon e ability e
Talon's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Blitzcrank as Talon

Tips for Playing as Talon against Blitzcrank

You can use Assassin's Path to get behind the enemy and set up for Noxian Diplomacy's melee attack.

Shadow Assault is a powerful escape tool, but can also be offensively used to assault a group.

Remember to pick your target before the fight. Focusing all of Talon's abilities on one target can be very rewarding, but splitting them up between many may leave you helpless.

Advice to Win Against Blitzcrank

Blitzcrank's passive Mana Barrier grants him a shield when he is low on health.

Staying behind creeps can prevent you from being Rocket Grabbed. Blitzcrank's Rocket Grab only pulls the first enemy target it encounters.

Talon vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Talon Image
Win Rate
47.3 %
VS
Win Rate
52.7 %
Blitzcrank Image
8.4
< Kills >
2.5
6.9
< Deaths >
6.2
7
< Assists >
12.7
1.9
< Killing Sprees >
0.46
86
< Minions Killed >
33
0.83
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.34
< Inhibitors >
0.43
18,588
< Physical Damage >
2,433
71
< Magic Damage >
5,617
1,465
< True Damage >
825
20,124
< Damage Dealt >
8,875
26,940
< Damage Taken >
20,190
12,479
< Gold Earned >
7,949
1.33
< Towers >
1.4
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
5,809
< Total Healing >
1,641
13,905
< Experience >
10,463
20
< Vision Score >
49
5
< Wards Placed >
23
239
< Time Dealing CC >
171

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Talon in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some critical Talon against Blitzcrank matchup statistics that may help us understand the differences between the pair. Talon’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Blitzcrank’s ratio of NaN, showing that Talon may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Blitzcrank. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Talon typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he receives more damage than Blitzcrank. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Talon and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Talon
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Talon
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Talon or Blitzcrank?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Talon usually loses when playing against Blitzcrank, with a 47.3% win rate. As a result, Talon makes a bad counter to Blitzcrank.

While Talon does have a lower winrate compared to Blitzcrank, when facing one another, Talon also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult champion to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Talon into Blitzcrankas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Talon has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Blitzcrank. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Talon vs Blitzcrank matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Talon is a garbage counter for Blitzcrank. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Talon against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Talon Players

How We Calculated Our Talon vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Talon, we analyzed 3,880 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 Blitzcrank as Talon 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

To truly master Talon in order to counter Blitzcrank during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Talon often picks up more CS as Blitzcrank. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Talon versus Blitzcrank build consist of Prowler's Claw, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Serylda's Grudge. When Talon included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when fighting Blitzcrank than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Talon boasted an average win rate of 47.3% battling Blitzcrank with this build.

To have the greatest probability of crushing Blitzcrank as Talon, Talon players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Talon vs Blitzcrank face-offs, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.3% winrate overall.

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