Blitzcrank may try to steal away your teams bottom side buff. If your Jungler is taking that buff, make sure somebody wards the river bush at 1:25. If he does attempt to steal it, make sure you pull the monster outwards.
Do not put yourself in unnecessary danger. Avoid pushing or playing too far forward or playing overly aggressive when Blitzcrank has his hook
Never use your dash or dodge ability unless Blitzcrank has his
on cooldown. Being caught by a hook without the ability to dash it is a rookie error. So, never use it unless you have to.
Blitzcrank will look to pick people off when they’re sieging objectives. Prevent him from going for picks by poking him down and locking him in position once he over extends.
Blitzcrank is rather squishy and immobile. Catch him out of position and ambush him when he goes alone to ward objectives like the Baron or Dragon.
is the highest priority when playing against this champion during the whole game. Do not use your gap closure or escape ability unless you have to. In team fights, save this just in case he throws his
in your direction.
Blitzcrank will play hyper aggressive at level 2 in attempts to get an early kill or to blow your Summoner Spells. Make sure you hit level 2 before him, or be prepared to back away and respect his
Blitzcrank is useless and offers limited resources when his
is on cooldown. While it’s down, make sure you play aggressively and abuse him.
At level 6, Blitzcrank can deal a surprising amount of damage. Try to avoid his hook
so he is unable to all in you with his ultimate > knock up combo.