Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.
If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.
Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.
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 Ekko Shaco synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Shaco, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Ekko sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Shaco. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Shaco helps Ekko perform not as well in competitive League of Legends matches. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is only marginal.
When Ekko is an ally to Shaco, he sees a sizeable uptick in his total damage dealt. This difference could signal that Shaco supports by providing cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps increase the match's duration. Similarly, when Ekko is played alongside Shaco on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Shaco.
Moreover, when Ekko plays with Shaco on the same side, he often receives a little less damage than when he plays alone. Receiving not as much damage may mean that Shaco does a decent job of covering Ekko in teamfights.
There is no top champion pairing for Ekko that will 100% of the time be his top ally. However, Shaco is a decent ally for Ekko. By playing on the same team as Ekko, he raises their win rate by 1.4% to 51.7%. This shows that there is pretty good bond between Ekko and Shaco that allows them to perform better together than without each other.
Shaco has a greater difficulty than Ekko. That means Ekko players need to be cautious when arranging Shaco teammates to go into battle on the same side as, as they will require a greater level of skill to be able to fight well with you.
Fighting cooperatively, Ekko players should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to dish out massive AD. Combined, these champions can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.
Although, by grouping Ekko and Shaco together, you may not be providing your other teammates much cover. We recommend you have other champs on your team that neutralizes this disparity in their kit.
Regardless of your Shaco ally's ability, you need to focus on maximizing your income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you will do well anyway.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Ekko to synergize with Shaco during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot.
The most crucial finished items to have in your Ekko and Shaco synergy build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when fighting alongside Shaco than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Ekko boasted an average winrate of 51.7% when playing alongside Shaco with this build.
To have the greatest probability of vanquishing your oponents, you should equip the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Cosmic Insight, and Magical Footwear runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Ekko and Shaco pairings, this mix of runes resulted in the top win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.7% winrate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to synergize Shaco with Ekko are shown for all skill levels combined. If you would like to narrow the statistics and builds to a particular rank, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.