How to Synergize Hecarim with Kalista on the Same Team Hecarim is in the b tier of champions

Hecarim with Kalista

How to Win With Hecarim and Kalista Paired Together Kalista is in the a tier of champions
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How to Synergize Hecarim and Kalista

based on 396 Hecarim with Kalista pairs
Win Rate
43.4 %
K/D/A
2.66
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in data from from millions of League of Legends matches straight from Riot Games each and every week. Hecarim has fought alongside Kalista in 396 recent, ranked games. By gathering so much relevant data straight from the hosts of League of Legends, we have complete confidence that we can present to you high quality, accurate builds to help Hecarim play with Kalista. It is very rare for Hecarim to play alongside Kalista as allies. This pairing has only occurred in approx. 1.3% of rounds with Hecarim.

Hecarim Kalista Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Hecarim has done a awful job of playing alongside Kalista. Typically, he wins a dismal 43.4% of games the champions play on the same team. If you want to maximize your potential as Hecarim when playing alongside Kalista by learning how to better synergize your gameplay with her, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Hecarim Kalista Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Tear of the GoddessIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Hecarim Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererMuramanaDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Dead Man's Plate

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Hecarim's passive ability p
Hecarim q ability q
Hecarim w ability w
Hecarim e ability e
Hecarim's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Hecarim and Kalista

Tips for Playing as Hecarim with Kalista

Spirit of Dread restores Health when nearby enemies take damage, including damage dealt by allies. Cast this during a large fight to maximize Hecarim's survivability.

Devastating Charge deals more damage based on the distance traveled. Try using Onslaught of Shadows or Summoner Spells such as Ghost or Flash to maximize this damage.

Advice to Understand How Kalista Will Play

Rend is a valuable last hitting aid, since its cooldown resets if it kills a target.

Entering a move order once to trigger Martial Poise will not clear Kalista's basic attack target.

Due to her passive, Kalista's Move Speed is effectively increased by Attack Speed.

Hecarim Kalista Synergy Stats

Hecarim Image
Win Rate
43.4 %
VS
Win Rate
56.6 %
Kalista Image
6.5
< Kills >
7
5.6
< Deaths >
5.7
8.4
< Assists >
8.7
1.43
< Killing Sprees >
1.59
34
< Minions Killed >
35
1.27
< Dragons Killed >
1.42
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.4
12,730
< Physical Damage >
13,457
2,673
< Magic Damage >
2,759
1,337
< True Damage >
1,376
16,740
< Damage Dealt >
17,593
35,915
< Damage Taken >
37,270
11,418
< Gold Earned >
11,864
1.45
< Towers >
1.42
0.16
< Baron Takedowns >
0.31
15,036
< Total Healing >
15,709
13,116
< Experience >
13,578
19
< Vision Score >
20
5
< Wards Placed >
5
237
< Time Dealing CC >
247

How to Play with Kalista as Hecarim in LoL

The Hecarim Kalista synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kalista, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Hecarim sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kalista. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Kalista helps Hecarim perform worse in competitive League of Legends matches. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Hecarim plays on the same team as Kalista, he observes a small decrease in his complete damage output. This difference may signal that Kalista does not help protection for him to deal more damage or that her participation also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Hecarim is played together with Kalista on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Kalista.

Additionally, when Hecarim plays with Kalista on the same side, he typically takes a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could indicate that Kalista does a decent job of protecting Hecarim during team fights.

Synergies between Hecarim and Kalista

Damage Types Compared

Hecarim with Kalista
Hecarim
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Hecarim
Kalista
Synergy

Is Hecarim better when played alongside Kalista?

There is no top synergy for Hecarim that will no matter what be his best synergy. However, Kalista is a very bad companion for Hecarim. By being on the same side as Hecarim, she lowers their win rate by -4.2% to 43.4%. This shows that there is an easy to overcome and exploit strategic relationship between Hecarim and Kalista that results in them performing worse together than without each other.

Kalista has a greater difficulty than Hecarim. That means you should be very careful when enlisting Kalista allies to play with, as they will require a greater level of skill to do well with you.

When playing cooperatively, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capability to deal physical damage. When paired, these champions can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

Conversely, by grouping Hecarim and Kalista together, you will not be granting your other allies much utility. Plan to have other champs on your team that neutralizes this disparity in this pairing's abilities.

Regardless of your Kalista ally's skill level, you need to focus on increasing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Hecarim Players

How We Calculated Our Hecarim Kalista Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Hecarim and Kalista, we analyzed 396 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Hecarim with Kalista comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To learn all of the intricacies of Hecarim in order to synergize with Kalista during both the early game and mid / late game phases of LoL rounds, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you use the build and suggestions displayed here, you should increase your win rate by a lot.

The best items to prioritize in your Hecarim and Kalista synergy build include Divine Sunderer, Muramana, and Death's Dance. When Hecarim incorporated at least these three great items in his build, he performed a lot better when paired up with Kalista than with many other typical builds. In fact, Hecarim had an average winrate of 43.4% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Kalista with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing your oponents, Hecarim players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for this champion pairing, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 43.4% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to synergize Kalista with Hecarim are shown for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to a specific rank, you can use the selection menu located at the top of this page.