How to Synergize Shaco with Hecarim on the Same Team Shaco is in the s tier of champions

Shaco with Hecarim

How to Win With Shaco and Hecarim Paired Together Hecarim is in the a tier of champions
Assassin
Fighter Tank

How to Synergize Shaco and Hecarim

based on 393 Shaco with Hecarim pairs
Win Rate
47.6 %
K/D/A
2.43
Pick Rate
0.5 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in the stats from from millions of League of Legends matches directly from Riot Games each and every week. Shaco has fought alongside Hecarim in 393 recent, ranked matches. By accumulating so much complete data straight from the publishers of League, we have complete confidence that we can present to you robust, usable builds to help Shaco synergize with Hecarim. It is very rare for Shaco to play alongside Hecarim as allies. This has only happened in approx. 0.5% of matches with Shaco.

Shaco Hecarim Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Shaco does a below average job of teaming up with Hecarim. Normally, he wins a poor 47.6% of matches the champions fight together on the same side. If you want to play better as Shaco when fighting on the same team as Hecarim by figuring out how to better synergize your tactics with him, then review the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Shaco Hecarim Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Shaco Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Shaco's passive ability p
Shaco q ability q
Shaco w ability w
Shaco e ability e
Shaco's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Shaco and Hecarim

Tips for Playing as Shaco with Hecarim

Using Deceive over terrain can help you make a clean escape.

Backstab's damage can be increased with increased Critical Damage effects like Infinity Edge.

Try getting items with on-hit effects. These will also benefit your Hallucination clone.

Advice to Understand How Hecarim Will Play

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.

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.

Shaco Hecarim Synergy Stats

Shaco Image
Win Rate
47.6 %
VS
Win Rate
52.4 %
Hecarim Image
5
< Kills >
7.2
6.1
< Deaths >
5.7
9.8
< Assists >
8.3
1.13
< Killing Sprees >
1.67
58
< Minions Killed >
36
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
1.17
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.44
1,992
< Physical Damage >
5,724
17,372
< Magic Damage >
11,837
1,339
< True Damage >
1,994
20,704
< Damage Dealt >
19,557
19,740
< Damage Taken >
24,128
9,963
< Gold Earned >
11,427
1.29
< Towers >
1.35
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.24
2,100
< Total Healing >
5,654
12,197
< Experience >
13,177
43
< Vision Score >
27
18
< Wards Placed >
8
462
< Time Dealing CC >
661

How to Play with Hecarim as Shaco in LoL

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

Overall, Shaco sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Hecarim. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This fall shows that Hecarim helps Shaco perform poorer in competitive LoL rounds. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Shaco tries to synergize with Hecarim, he sees a marginal improvement in his complete damage output. This difference could signal that Hecarim helps provide cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence on the team also helps increase the match's duration. Similarly, when Shaco is played together with Hecarim on the same side, 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 Hecarim.

Additionally, when Shaco plays with Hecarim on the same side, he usually takes much less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may mean that Hecarim does a decent job of protecting Shaco in teamfights.

Synergies between Shaco and Hecarim

Damage Types Compared

Shaco with Hecarim
Shaco
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Shaco
Hecarim
Synergy

Is Shaco better when played alongside Hecarim?

There is no universally accepted best champion pairing for Shaco that will no matter what be his #1 synergy. However, Hecarim is a terrible teammate for Shaco. By playing on the same side as Shaco, he lowers their win rate by -3.1% to 47.6%. This proves that there is a very bad bond between Shaco and Hecarim that results in them performing worse together than alone.

Hecarim has a much lower diffuclty than Shaco. That means you don't need to be careful when enlisting Hecarim comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will need a much lower level of skill to be able to fight well with you.

Playing on the same side, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal physical damage. Together, these champs can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.

In contrast, by pairing Shaco and Hecarim together, you may not be granting your other allies very much utility. Plan to bring other champs on your team that offsets this disparity in their potential.

Regardless of your Hecarim ally's skill level, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Shaco Players

How We Calculated Our Shaco Hecarim Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Shaco and Hecarim, we analyzed 393 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 Shaco with Hecarim 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Shaco to synergize with Hecarim during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you should increase your win rate significantly.

The most important finished items to get in your Shaco and Hecarim synergy build include Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Shaco included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better as an ally of Hecarim than with many other common builds. In fact, Shaco had an average win rate of 47.6% when playing alongside Hecarim with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing your oponents, you should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Shaco and Hecarim pairings, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 47.6% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to pair Hecarim with Shaco are given for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to filter the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you may use the selection menu located earlier on the page.