How to Win Vayne vs Heimerdinger Counter Matchup Vayne is in the a tier of champions

Vayne vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Vayne in LoL Heimerdinger is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Heimerdinger as Vayne

based on 1,884 Vayne vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
47.2 %
K/D/A
2.06
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL games every week. In our dataset, Vayne faced Heimerdinger in 1884 games. Having so many matchups for Vayne versus Heimerdinger gives us faith in our capacity to produce useful stats and a pro build to defeat your enemy. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Vayne fights Heimerdinger in only 2.2% of her matches.

Vayne vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Vayne does a poor job of countering Heimerdinger. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.2% of the time the champs face off with each other in. In Vayne versus Heimerdinger games, Vayne’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Best Vayne vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Vayne Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowPhantom DancerGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Guardian AngelWit's EndBlade of The Ruined KingRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Vayne's passive ability p
Vayne q ability q
Vayne w ability w
Vayne e ability e
Vayne's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Heimerdinger as Vayne

Tips for Playing as Vayne against Heimerdinger

Tumble has many uses, but it cannot pass over walls.

Condemn can be used to both pin targets to walls to ensure a kill, or to escape a pursuer.

Don't go in first to a large teamfight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.

Advice to Win Against Heimerdinger

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

Vayne vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Vayne Image
Win Rate
47.2 %
VS
Win Rate
52.8 %
Heimerdinger Image
7.6
< Kills >
5.4
6.3
< Deaths >
6.3
5.4
< Assists >
7.4
1.72
< Killing Sprees >
1.23
160
< Minions Killed >
144
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
0.22
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.61
13,100
< Physical Damage >
836
776
< Magic Damage >
25,168
6,208
< True Damage >
874
20,086
< Damage Dealt >
26,879
21,956
< Damage Taken >
18,548
12,397
< Gold Earned >
11,261
2.15
< Towers >
2.24
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.09
3,244
< Total Healing >
1,568
13,234
< Experience >
13,919
18
< Vision Score >
23
8
< Wards Placed >
11
80
< Time Dealing CC >
236

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Vayne in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some important Vayne against Heimerdinger counter stats that may help us explain the differences and similarities between these two champs. Vayne’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Heimerdinger’s ratio of NaN, showing that Vayne may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Heimerdinger..

Vayne normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Heimerdinger. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Vayne and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Vayne
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Vayne
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Vayne or Heimerdinger?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Vayne usually loses when trying to fight Heimerdinger, with a 47.2% win rate. Thus, Vayne makes a bad counter for Heimerdinger.

While Vayne does have a lower win rate compared to Heimerdinger, when on opposite teams, Vayne also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming champ to develop with. You may get destroyed when picking Vayne into Heimerdingeras her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Vayne also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Vayne vs Heimerdinger matchups, Heimerdinger is the better champ with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Vayne is a garbage counter to Heimerdinger. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Vayne against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Vayne Players

How We Calculated Our Vayne vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Vayne, we analyzed 1,884 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 Heimerdinger as Vayne 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 learn all of the intricacies of Vayne to counter Heimerdinger during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Vayne typically picks up a similar amount of CS as Heimerdinger. Champions who on average don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Vayne versus Heimerdinger build include Immortal Shieldbow, Phantom Dancer, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Vayne combined at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Heimerdinger than with many other common builds. In fact, Vayne had an average win rate of 47.2% when playing against Heimerdinger with this build.

To have the best probability of beating Heimerdinger as Vayne, Vayne players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Vayne vs Heimerdinger counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.2% winrate overall.

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